Edwards Lifesciences to Webcast Annual Stockholders Meeting

IRVINE, Calif., May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), a world leader in products and technologies to treat advanced cardiovascular disease, will host its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Thursday, May 8, 2008 beginning at 10:00 a.m. PT (1:00 pm ET) at the corporate headquarters in Irvine, California.

A live webcast of the meeting will be available to all interested parties on the Edwards Lifesciences' investor relations website at http://www.edwards.com/InvestorRelations/EventCalendar.htm. A replay of the webcast can be accessed at this site approximately one hour after the conclusion of the live event and will be available for 30 days after the meeting.

About Edwards Lifesciences

Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in the science of heart valves and hemodynamic monitoring. Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., Edwards treats advanced cardiovascular disease with its market-leading heart valve therapies, and critical care and vascular technologies. In 2008, Edwards celebrates 50 years of partnering with clinicians to develop life-saving innovations. The company's global brands, which are sold in approximately 100 countries, include CardioVations, the CardioVations logo, Carpentier-Edwards, Cosgrove-Edwards, FloTrac, Fogarty, PERIMOUNT Magna and Swan-Ganz. Additional company information can be found at http://www.edwards.com.

Edwards is a trademark of Edwards Lifesciences Corporation. Edwards Lifesciences, the stylized E logo, CardioVations, the CardioVations logo, Carpentier-Edwards, Cosgrove-Edwards, FloTrac, Fogarty, PERIMOUNT Magna and Swan-Ganz are trademarks of Edwards Lifesciences Corporation and are registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

SOURCE Edwards Lifesciences Corporation

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