Providing innovative solutions for people fighting cardiovascular disease requires collaboration with health care providers. Edwards Lifesciences is committed to ethical and socially responsible business practices, and respects the obligation of health care professionals to make independent decisions regarding medical technologies. In addition to our Credo and core values of integrity and service on behalf of customers and patients around the world, Edwards has adopted industry codes of conduct that govern our interactions with health care professionals. In the United States, we play an active role in the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed), and have adopted the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. Outside the United States, we have adopted similar codes of conduct. To learn more about these medical technology associations and the codes we have adopted, you may visit the websites listed below.