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Initiatives to Reduce Catheter-Related Complications Drive U.S. Vascular Access Devices and Accessories Market

Demand for port access needles, midline and extended-dwell peripheral catheters, ultrasound systems for vascular access, and catheter securement devices is driving growth....
November 10, 2017

Safety Innovations and Discovery of New Niches Set the US IV Therapy Market on the Move

The main challenge facing health care providers and device manufacturers is how to make this therapy safer but also more accessible. The industry addresses this challenge in two ways. On the one hand, recent market consolidation, conducted primarily though mergers and acquisitions has provided resources...
November 10, 2017

Sutureless Tissue Heart Valves, Reinvigorating the Market

Heart valve replacement procedures are a type of cardiac surgery. Generally, heart valve replacement is an open operation. However, recent advancements in technology has allowed for minimally invasive heart valve replacement procedures. ...
October 24, 2017

Biosimilars – A Game Changer in the Immunology Rheumatoid Arthritis Market

Biosimilars are, as the name would suggest, highly similar and are a more affordable alternative to biologics that is poised to influence the current dynamics of the immunology market. ...
October 17, 2017

The Taiwanese Bone Graft Substitute Market: A Small, But Profitable Target

Bone graft substitutes are widely used in a variety of indications, including dental, spine, trauma, large joint, foot & ankle, craniomaxillofacial, and oncology....
October 4, 2017
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Single-Port Access Surgery, a Procedure with Potential in the European Laparoscopy Market

The main advantage of SPL is the fact that SPL only requires one access port. Current laparoscopic procedures use 3 to 4 trocar access ports which are 5 to 15mm in diameter. Laparoscopy with trocars is better than open procedures as they use smaller incisions...
August 15, 2017
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Traditional, MIS European Spine Devices Experiencing Continual Growth

In 2016, traditional spinal fusion device markets continued to experience regular growth. This trend is applied across fixation devices, interbody devices, vertebral compression fracture (VCF) treatment, and other product segments....
August 3, 2017

European Orthopedic Biomaterials Market: Changing Market Focus

By Payam Moghimi-Bidhendi and Jesse Spicer – iData Research Inc. The European orthopedic biomaterials market is broadly driven by the aging population and for being an attractive alternative for patients looking to avoid surgical implantation of permanent devices or hardware. Orthopedic surgeries are generally complicated,...
July 13, 2017

In the Face of Bundled Deals, the Dental Implant Fixture and Final Abutment Market Continues to Grow as Implantology Becomes the Norm for General Practitioners

The dental implant fixtures and final abutment market involves the markets for dental implant fixtures, final abutments, dental implant surgical kits, treatment planning software and surgical guides. ...
June 16, 2017

China Poised To Overtake U.S. And Japan As Top Telemedicine Market

Currently, the U.S. and Japan are leading the world in telemedicine, with the U.S. ahead of Japan in this regard. However, Japan is poised for high growth, due in part to its historic problem with long hospital wait times....
May 29, 2017

Uterine Fibroids And Endoscopy: Lack Of Choice In Asia And Oceania

The capital equipment markets for uterine fibroids and endoscopy are examples of the gaps in education, training, and regulatory barriers to patient safety in the region....
April 12, 2017

US Spine Market Growth Driven By Demographic Shifts, Growth of New Technologies

The U.S. market for spinal implants continued to expand in terms of both market value and procedure volumes in 2016. Despite declines in certain traditional segments, both demographic trends and emerging technologies ensured overall growth. ...
March 31, 2017

Favorable Reimbursement Drives European Neuromodulation Device Market

Neuromodulation is the most lucrative sector in the Europe neurological device market, accounting for over half of the revenue. The largest sector of the neuromodulation market is spinal cord stimulators, and it will continue to produce the largest revenue over the upcoming years....
March 14, 2017

Shifting Consumer Preferences and Positive Uptake of CAD/CAM Technology

In countries such as Italy, Germany and Spain, there is a plethora of local value and discount dental implant companies that have emerged to cater to the growing cost sensitivity expressed by dentists....
February 24, 2017

US Orthopedic Biomaterials Market: Shift in Competitive Strategy

By Payam Moghimi-Bidhendi and Kamran Zamanian, Ph.D, iData Research Inc Introduction The U.S. orthopedic biomaterials market has become an attractive alternative for patients looking to avoid surgical implantation of permanent devices or hardware. Orthopedic surgeries are generally complicated, multi-stage procedures that result in longer recovery...
February 23, 2017

Surgical Robotics: A Snapshot Of The Current Global Market

This higher cost of robotic surgery systems compared to non-robotic systems will limit adoption due to budgetary constraints. But, as robotic systems become more broadly adopted, hospitals will choose between different systems — with varying procedural focuses — to get the most bang for their...
December 30, 2016

Specialization Key to Success in Increasingly Monopolized US Dialysis Market, 2013-2023 Market Projection

By iData Research Analyst Fallyn Thompson The prevailing trend in the United States Dialysis market is the lack of movement towards home care. Despite industry encouragement, patients – whether by choice or eligibility – feel safer choosing in-center treatment options with the benefit of trained...
November 29, 2016

Global Market Trends in Surgical Navigation

Innovation in pricing and partnerships is driving growth in the image-guided surgery segment. While navigation has become the standard of care in neurosurgery, the industry has seen obstacles to adopting the technology for other procedural areas....
November 22, 2016

State of the US Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Device Market

New article from Medical Device and Diagnostic Industry (mddionline.com): Growth in procedures will overwhelm eroding pricing, and expanding niches could bring future growth opportunities....
October 18, 2016

EU Gynecology Market: Incontinence Sling Market Fading, Opportunities Favor Lasers

In 2015, the European gynecology market was valued at €228.62 million. Gynecology is a dynamic market with significant technological shifts and an increase in procedure numbers across Europe....
October 12, 2016

Europe Hearing Device Market Faces Mounting Pricing Pressure

In a recent article by iData Research Analyst Scott McInnes and CEO Kamran Zamanian, on the European hearing device market, research has shown that increases in the potential customer base are helping the overall market faced by mounting pricing pressures in the region....
September 16, 2016

European Diabetes Care Market Shaped By Innovation, Shifting Competitive Landscape

The European market for diabetes monitoring, treatment, and drug delivery currently is undergoing significant changes in response to technological innovation, pricing pressure, and an expanding competitive landscape....
August 16, 2016

Market Cannibalization Underlies Cardiac Output Monitoring Market

Cardiac output (CO) — the volume of blood pumped by the heart per minute — is regarded as a fundamental component of hemodynamic monitoring in critically ill patients. Monitoring of this parameter has become routine in patients undergoing or emerging from high risk-surgeries, where fluid...
July 12, 2016

Shift Toward Minimally Invasive Treatment Transforms Chronic Sinusitis Market

Chronic sinusitis is a highly prevalent condition, with approximately 12.5 percent of the American population affected annually. It is categorized by an inflammation of the sinuses lasting more than 12 weeks, with symptoms ranging from nasal congestion to maxillofacial pain....
February 2, 2016

US Federal Technology Agency Launches Wireless Infusion Pump Cybersecurity Project

NIST's National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is looking for vendors to provide it with the components and technical expertise required to simulate the hospital environment in which infusion pumps operate....
February 2, 2016

Breast Reconstruction After Masectomies is Often a Missed Opportunity

Breast reconstruction is a missed opportunity for many women who undergo mastectomies, said Dr. Richard Cashio, a plastic surgeon at Florida Hospital Flagler in Palm Coast. Cashio supports a new education program by the federal government to let women know their options....
January 25, 2016

Shift Toward Minimally Invasive Treatment Transforms Chronic Sinusitis Market

By Kamran Zamanian, Ph.D, and Andrew Bieg, iData Research Inc. Chronic sinusitis is a highly prevalent condition, with approximately 12.5 percent of the American population affected annually. It is categorized by an inflammation of the sinuses lasting more than 12 weeks, with symptoms ranging from...
January 20, 2016

iData Research Best of 2015 Med Tech News

Happy New Year! We at iData hope you had a wonderful and productive 2015. Last year was full of eventful medical market happenings. Now is a great time to take a look back at some of the biggest medical device industry stories of the past...
December 31, 2015

US Peripheral Vascular Device Market: Shifting Demographics, Technological Innovation Fueling Growth

Growth of the United States’ elderly population has driven a steady increase in the number of patients requiring treatment for peripheral vascular lesions. The subsequent rise in procedural volume has applied upward pressure on the value of the U.S. market for peripheral vascular devices....
December 18, 2015

The U.S. Peripheral Vascular Device Market: Shifting Demographics, Technological Innovation Fueling Growth

By Kamran Zamanian, Ph.D, and Sean Collins, iData Research Inc. Growth of the United States’ elderly population has driven a steady increase in the number of patients requiring treatment for peripheral vascular lesions. Meanwhile, the availability of increasingly sophisticated technology has improved patient outcomes and...
December 7, 2015

The Rapidly Changing Catheter Ablation Device Market

By Kamran Zamanian, Ph.D, and Simon Trinh, iData Research Inc. Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) is one of the leading causes of death in the U.S. and is responsible for over 300,000 deaths annually.1 As a result of the aging baby boomer population, as well as...
October 9, 2015

Left Atrial Appendage Closure Devices — Understanding The Transforming U.S. Market

By Kamran Zamanian, Ph.D, and Sean Collins, iData Research Inc. The left atrial appendage (LAA) is a small cavity located in the wall of the left atrium. The appendage has received significant medical literature coverage in recent years for its role in generating stroke-causing blood...
August 27, 2015

The Impact Of Large-Scale Mergers On The European Extremity Reconstruction Industry

By Kamran Zamanian, Ph.D, and Steven Zhu, iData Research Inc. The small bone and joint device market in the Europe consists of reconstructive implants for the extremities, including the shoulder, elbow, hand, and foot. Significant growth in unit sales of key segments is counteracting across-the-board...
July 30, 2015

European Market For Orthopedic Biomaterials Undergoing Rapid Change

By Kamran Zamanian, Ph.D, and Scott McInnes, iData Research Inc. The market for European orthopedic biomaterials (OB) has undergone dramatic changes over the last two years. Prices, quantities sold, and competitors have been in an almost constant state of flux. While quantities sold are marginally...
June 26, 2015

Factors Hampering Adoption Of Biologic Matrices In EU Market For Soft Tissue Reinforcement And Regeneration

By Kamran Zamanian, Ph.D., and Jesse Spicer, iData Research Inc. Since the launch of LifeCell’s AlloDerm product in the United States in 1994, the use of biologic tissue matrices for soft tissue reinforcement and regeneration has grown considerably. Synthetic mesh has historically been used in...
May 21, 2015

A Regulatory And Competitive Analysis Of The Asia-Pacific Dental Bone Graft Market

By Kamran Zamanian, Ph.D., and Celine Mashkoor, iData Research Inc. Development of the dental bone graft substitute (DBGS) market in Asia-Pacific has greatly lagged behind the progress made in the United States. Allografts are widely used in the United States and have grown to become...
April 23, 2015

U.S. Ultrasound Market Driven By Growth In POC Segment, Use Of High-End Equipment

By Kamran Zamanian, Ph.D., CEO, and Lucas Parker, senior research analyst, iData Research Inc. The market for ultrasound equipment has been growing steadily and is expected to continue growing for years to come. The two largest segments of the overall ultrasound equipment market in 2014...
March 5, 2015

U.S. Minimally Invasive Spinal Implant Market To Outpace Growth In Traditional Spine Market

By Kamran Zamanian, Ph.D., and Dylan Freeze, iData Research Inc. Growth in the spine market today is largely driven by the rapid rise in popularity of some motion preservation devices, most notably artificial discs, and vertebral compression fracture devices. Certain traditional fusion markets are expected...
January 20, 2015

Hearing Health In Latin America Needs Awareness, Investment To Become More Than A Potential Market

By Kamran Zamanian, CEO, and Giulliano Pappi, market research analyst, iData Research Accounting for nearly twice the population of the United States and experiencing an increase in over-65 population, Latin America has significant market potential for hearing devices. In Latin America, 4% to 6% of...
December 10, 2014

Biologic Grafts Driving Growth In U.S. Soft Tissue Market

Soft tissue is a crucial component of the human body that serves to connect, support, or surround other structures. Seeing as the main component of soft tissue, collagen, is the most abundant protein in mammals, it is of utmost importance that this tissue remains healthy....
November 19, 2014

Small Joints Market Outpaces Hips and Knees

The U.S. small joints market combines reconstructive implants for the small joints of the hands, wrists, feet, and ankles, as well as the plates, screws, and external fixation devices used during trauma surgery....
November 17, 2014

Global Trends in Dental Imaging: The Rise of Digital

The rapid emergence of digital technology for capturing intraoral X-ray images is a global trend and is driving growth in the overall dental imaging market....
August 10, 2010

Laser Treatment to Become New Standard for Interventional BPH Treatment

In 2009, one-third of the over-50 male population in the U.S. showed symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)....
March 17, 2010

Reimbursement Changes to Drive Vascular Access Market

Recent changes in Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement have significantly affected the U.S. market for vascular access devices....
March 9, 2010

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