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How MedTech Companies are Responding to the Coronavirus

How MedTech Companies are Responding to the CoronavirusMedTech companies have had to adapt in order to respond to patient needs in the wake of the rapidly spreading coronavirus outbreak. The most recent reports show the coronavirus, COVID-19, has spread to 83 countries and infected 96,000...
March 5, 2020

Top Dental Implant Companies in the United States

Overview Many dental implant companies in the United States are looking to increase their share of the growing market. In fact, there are over 35 competitors vying for a position in this $1 billion+ United States market. Navigating through this industry can be challenging, so...
February 20, 2020

NICE Draft Guidelines To Disrupt The Fenestrated Stent Graft Market

Overview Over the past decade, endovascular aortic repair (EVAR) has become the dominant technique for treatment, composing over 77% of aortic repairs in 2019. Developed in 1990, this procedure has undergone drastic changes in efficacy over the past decade due to advancements in graft technology...
February 19, 2020

Top Arthrex Competitors

Register to receive a free synopsis and brochure. Browse the Report Library. Arthrex is a global medical company focused in orthopedic product development and education, and was founded in 1981. Today it is a privately held organization headquartered in Southwest Florida. Arthrex has an additional global division...
August 23, 2019

Researchers Make New Discovery That Could Allow The Regeneration of Roots of Teeth

Register to receive a free US Dental Market Report Suite synopsis and brochure Researchers at the University of Southern California have reported that the team has discovered that epigenetic regulation can control tooth root patterning and development. “This is an aspect that doesn’t involve change in the DNA...
August 20, 2019

Top Telemedicine Companies

Register to receive a free US Patient Monitoring Market Report Suite 2019-2025 synopsis and brochure The telemedicine market has grown tremendously in recent years, powered by increasing awareness of the benefits of remote monitoring and home healthcare. Growth was heavily driven by telehealth monitoring for disease management,...
August 6, 2019

Price Declines Hitting the Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Market in Europe

By Sean Collins, Mikayla Schaffner When good technology is hindered by a lack of reimbursement, and the reimbursement system doesn’t seem to be changing fast enough, you have to find other solutions. That’s exactly what the manufacturers of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) devices have...
July 18, 2019

Dental Industry Trends 2019: Fastest-Growing Markets

The Dental Device Market The dental device industry has seen several exciting changes throughout the past year. Changing population dynamics and the introduction of new technologies, among other market factors, has driven growth in many market segments. Below is a list of the dental device...
April 1, 2019

New Knee Replacement Technology 2018

Register to receive a free US Orthopedic Large Joint Device Market Report Suite  synopsis and brochure Technological advancements have long had a profound effect on the medical device market, and the knee replacement industry is no exception. Knee replacements are already the most common type of...
March 29, 2019

Top 10 Robotic Surgery Companies in the United States

Register to receive a free US Market Report Suite for Surgical Navigation and Robotic Systems report synopsis and brochure About Robotic Surgery As technological advancements continuously emerge over the decades, surgery has proven itself as a sophisticated discipline capable of treating a plethora of diseases and conditions....
March 20, 2019

Urinary Incontinence Statistics Leaning Towards Patient Comfort

Register to receive a free Urological Devices Market Report Suite for U.S. synopsis and brochure Urinary Incontinence Statistics There are well over 250,000 urinary incontinence procedures performed in the U.S. annually. The most common type of incontinence is stress urinary incontinence (SUI). This is a condition where...
March 15, 2019

How Many Dental X-Rays are Performed in the United States?

Register to receive a free US Dental Imaging Devices Market Report Suite synopsis and brochure Dental Imaging Statistics Dental X-rays have long been a staple in dental equipment, offering meaningful insight regarding the state of the patient’s teeth. Over 1.4 billion dental X-rays were performed last year...
March 14, 2019

Spine Surgery Statistics to Watch in 2019 – Motion Preservation Gaining Popularity

Register to receive a free US Spinal Implants and VCF Market Report Suite synopsis and brochure Common spinal disorders, such as degenerative disc disease, spinal deformities, trauma, tumors, and vertebral compression fractures, can all be classified as ailments that may call for surgical treatment. With over 1.62...
March 1, 2019

Top Remote Patient Monitoring Companies in the United States

Register to receive a free US Patient Monitoring Market Report Suite 2019-2025 synopsis and brochure About Remote Patient Monitoring One of the fastest-growing segments of the patient monitoring market is the remote monitoring market, also dubbed “telehealth”. This category enables the clinical management of patients’...
February 22, 2019

Top 10 Wound Care Companies in the United States

Register to receive a free US Market Report Suite for Wound and Tissue Management report synopsis and brochure About Wound Care Wound care is an ever-evolving medical device industry that prospers thanks to its considerable product innovation. Companies are constantly striving to create products that are easier...
February 15, 2019

US Dental Implant Statistics Show a Shift to Value & Discount Implants

Register to receive a free U.S. Dental Implant Fixtures and Final Abutments Market Report Suite synopsis and brochure The latest dental implant statistics and research shows that the 2018 market was valued slightly under $700 million. This market has yet to reach its potential, as only a...
February 8, 2019

Telemedicine Statistics 2017

Register to receive a free US Patient Monitoring Market Report Suite 2017-2023 synopsis and brochure Telemedicine research released by iData Research demonstrates that the national telehealth market value is approaching $1 Billion in the United States and is expected to nearly double by 2023. This...
February 1, 2019

Medicare Coverage Changes Could Significantly Impact Biosimilar Adoption

Register to receive a free Global Immunology Drugs Market report synopsis and brochure By Kamran Zamanian and Jacqueline Ding, iData Research Inc. The United States is still an emerging market for biosimilars due to unclear regulatory requirements and unresolved lawsuits pertaining to patent expirations. In 2017,...
January 16, 2019

Top Mergers and Acquisitions in the Medical Device Industry in 2018

At a similar pace to the previous year, 2018 marked the emergence of several high-profile mergers and acquisitions in the medical device industry – many of which were made by two industry giants, Stryker and Boston Scientific. And let’s not forget the widely-circulated rumors of...
December 26, 2018

Top 10 Endoscopy Companies in the United States

Register to receive a free U.S. Market Report Suite for Laparoscopic Devices – MedSuite report synopsis and brochure What is an Endoscopy? An endoscopy is a medical procedure that involves the exploration of the interior of a hollow body cavity or organ. Did you know that over...
December 20, 2018

Top Medical Device Product Launches of 2018

Every year, exciting new medical devices and technologies are introduced to the market, and 2018 was no exception. Here are some the latest innovations and launches that caught the attention of our analysts this year: Medtronic Launches First 2.0mm Drug-Eluting Stent in the United States...
December 17, 2018

New Wound Closure Technology Set To Triple In Value By 2025, Cannibalize Competitors

Register to receive a free Wound and Tissue Management Market Report Suite 2019 synopsis and brochure Traditionally, surgical wounds have been closed with sutures, staples, Steri-strips, Mastisol, or some combination thereof. There are multiple benefits to using these technologies, but new products are expected to significantly improve the way surgeons close...
December 12, 2018

Top Stryker Competitors in the United States

Register to receive a free Video and Integrated Operating Room Equipment Market Report Suite for US synopsis and brochure Stryker was founded in 1946 by Dr. Homer Stryker and has since grown to become one of the largest medical technology and device companies in the world. The...
December 11, 2018

Complete Summary of Knee Replacement Recalls 2017

Register to receive a free US Orthopedic Large Joint Device Market Report Suite  synopsis and brochure The year 2017 saw a substantial number of knee replacement recalls by the FDA, all of which were classified as Class 2 device recalls. The FDA defines a Class 2 recall...
December 7, 2018

4K Surgical Video Market Shows Massive Growth Coming in China and Japan

Register to receive a free Video and Integrated Operating Room Equipment Market Report Suite for China synopsis and brochure Due to the emergence of advanced diagnostic and imaging technology for the operating room (OR), operating spaces are becoming increasingly congested and complex with a multitude of OR...
December 5, 2018

Commoditization Won’t Stall U.S. Dental Implant Market Growth

Register to receive a free U.S. Dental Implant Fixtures and Final Abutments Market Report Suite synopsis and brochure A greater variety of products are entering the dental implant market, competition is increasing and fewer customers are seeking specific premium brands. While commoditization is generally beneficial for customers...
December 5, 2018

U.S. Orthopedic Large Joint Market to Reach $8.6 Billion by 2024

Register to receive a free US Orthopedic Large Joint Device Market Report Suite 2018-2024 synopsis and brochure Research shows that there are approximately 1.6 million hip and knee replacement procedures performed per year in the United States. The demand for large joint replacement devices will mirror the...
October 31, 2018

Cementless Hip Implants Are Gradually Losing Their Popularity in Europe

Register to receive a free Europe Orthopedic Large Joint Device Market Report Suite 2018-2024 synopsis and brochure There were almost 650,000 total hip replacement procedures performed in Europe in 2017, with the majority completed using cementless implants. This total number, which includes replacements utilizing cemented, cementless, and...
October 24, 2018

Top Becton Dickinson Competitors in the U.S.

Register to receive a free U.S. Market Report Suite for Infusion Therapy Device –MedSuite report synopsis and brochure Becton Dickinson’s (BD) operations consist of two major business segments, BD Medical and BD Life Sciences. This article will focus solely on the BD Medical segment, which comprises four...
October 23, 2018

Top Medtronic Competitors in the United States

  Register to receive a free Cardiac Rhythm Management Market Report Suite for US synopsis and brochure From humble beginnings to one of the biggest names in the medical device industry, Medtronic continues to be a strong force across a vast number of medical markets. The company...
October 22, 2018

4 Key Reasons Why Motion Preservation Devices are Taking Over Spinal Fusions

Register to receive a free US Spinal Implants and VCF Market Report Suite synopsis and brochure Imagine you had severe back pain, and you were told the best option was to literally stop your vertebrae from moving; would you do it? This was often what patients were...
October 22, 2018

The U.S. Dental Office is Going European Due to Dentist Preference Changes

Register to receive a free Europe Market Report Suite for Dental Operatory Equipment – MedSuite report synopsis or brochure. Most American dentists tend to support their national economy by purchasing American-made products. This is exemplified by the success of A-dec, leader of the dental operatory equipment market...
September 25, 2018

PCI Procedure Volume Recovers With New Focus on Complex PCI in the U.S. Interventional Cardiology Market

Register to receive a free Interventional Cardiology Devices Market Report Suite for U.S. 2018-2024 synopsis and brochure Coronary artery disease (CAD) is a multifaceted disease that demands various approaches in terms of diagnosis and treatment options. Devices for the diagnosis and treatment of CAD can be of...
September 18, 2018

Will Biosimilars Trigger The Next Wave Of Blockbuster Biologics?

Register to receive a free Global Immunology Drugs Market Report Suite 2018-2024 report synopsis and brochure Did you know that 46 new drugs and biological products were approved by the FDA in 2017 alone?1 This is more than double the number approved in 2016, and the market...
September 14, 2018

Personalized Hip and Knee Replacements: U.S. Manufacturers Battle for Innovation Spotlight

Register to receive a free US Orthopedic Large Joint Device Market Report Suite 2018-2024 synopsis and brochure There are over 1.6 million hip and knee reconstruction surgeries performed every year in the United States, and that number is growing at an impressive compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of...
September 14, 2018

Major NuVasive Competitors in the U.S. Spine and Biomaterials Markets

Register to receive a free Minimally Invasive Spinal Implants Market Report Suite for US  synopsis and brochure NuVasive was formed in 1999 and is currently active in a number of medical device markets including traditional and minimally invasive spinal implants (MIS) as well as dental and orthopedic...
September 11, 2018

Growing European Shoulder Implant Market Experiences a Shift in Technology

Register to receive a free Small Bone and Joint Orthopedic Devices Market Report Suite for Europe 2018-2024 synopsis and brochure There is a growing trend towards minimally invasive orthopaedic surgeries in Europe. One of the best examples of this is the increasing acceptance of stemless shoulder implants....
September 10, 2018

Top 3 Device Manufacturers in the U.S. Spine Market

Register to receive a free US Spinal Implants and VCF Market Report Suite synopsis and brochure In 2017, the total spine market in the United States (U.S.) was valued at over $7.7 billion USD. Of the many segments that make up this market, the minimally invasive spinal...
September 7, 2018

Dental Schools Driving CAD/CAM Acceptance in the $180 Million Japanese Digital Dentistry Market

Register to receive a free Japan Market Report Suite for Digital Dentistry 2018-2024 report synopsis and brochure Lately, the term “CAD/CAM” is being thrown around a lot in the dental industry. What people may not know is that this increasingly popular technology is not exactly a recent...
September 4, 2018

Over 75 Million CT Scans Are Performed Each Year and Growing Despite Radiation Concerns

Register to receive a free U.S. Market Report Suite for Medical Imaging Devices – MedSuite report synopsis and brochure According to the latest results from iData Research’s medical imaging procedures analysis, over 75 million CT scans are performed each year in the United States. This number is...
August 29, 2018

Over 965,000 Angioplasties are Performed Each Year in the United States

Register to receive a free Interventional Cardiology Devices Market Report Suite for U.S. 2018-2024 synopsis and brochure According to the latest interventional cardiology procedural analysis by iData Research, over 965,000 angioplasties are done each year in the United States. An angioplasty, also known as percutaneous coronary intervention...
August 29, 2018

Asia Pacific Infusion Therapy Device Market Notches Strong Growth

Register to receive a free China Market Report Suite for Infusion Therapy Device –MedSuite report synopsis and brochure The Asia Pacific medical device market presents immense opportunity for companies specializing in intravenous (IV) therapy equipment and consumables. Most prominently, the Chinese and Indian infusion therapy device markets...
August 24, 2018

How Dental Tourism is Affecting the Latin American Dental Prosthetics Market

Register to receive a free Mexico Market Report Suite for Dental Prosthetics report synopsis and brochure Los Algodones is a town in northwestern Mexico with a population of around 5,474 people. However, dentists make up nearly 20% of the total. This raises the question, how is this...
August 22, 2018

An Astounding 19 Million Colonoscopies are Performed Annually in The United States

Register to receive a free U.S. Market Report Suite for Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Devices – MedSuite report synopsis and brochure An analysis of endoscopic gastro-intestinal procedure volumes by iData Research shows that over 19 million colonoscopies are performed annually, as reported in 2017, a significant contribution to the...
August 8, 2018

Robotic Surgery Statistics Show Movement Towards More Minimally Invasive Procedures

Register to receive a free US Market Report Suite for Surgical Navigation and Robotic Systems report synopsis and brochure Robotic surgery statistics released by iData Research demonstrates that over 693,000 robotic assisted procedures were performed in 2017 in the United States. In that same year, the overall...
August 8, 2018

4K Operating Room Technology Advancing, Despite Initial Doubts

Register to receive a free Video and Integrated Operating Room Equipment Market Report Suite for US 2018-2024 synopsis and brochure Surgical visualization is a key tool in the operating room. While this technology has traditionally been used for diagnostic procedures that required endoscopy, it also has useful...
August 8, 2018

Total Knee Replacement Statistics 2017: Younger Patients Driving Growth

Register to receive a free US Orthopedic Large Joint Device Market Report Suite 2018-2024 synopsis and brochure iData Research, a leading international medical market research and consulting firm, has released a new suite of reports which details the U.S. large joint reconstruction device market, including total knee...
July 18, 2018

New Study Shows Approximately 340,000 CABG Procedures per Year in the United States

Register to receive a free Cardiac Surgery and Heart Valve Devices Market Report Suite for US 2018-2024 synopsis and brochure According to a new study by iData Research, approximately 340,000 CABG procedures per year are performed in the United States. A CABG (Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting) procedure...
July 9, 2018

Will Humira Competitors Take Over the Immunology Drugs Market?

Register to receive a free Global Immunology Drugs Market Report Suite 2018-2024 report synopsis and brochure In a new series of reports by iData Research, it was revealed that in 2017, the U.S. immunology market was valued at over $34 billion. A major portion of this revenue...
June 18, 2018

Over 182,000 Heart Valve Replacements per Year in the United States

Register to receive a free Cardiac Surgery and Heart Valve Devices Market Report Suite for US 2018-2024 synopsis and brochure One of the most common procedures performed in cardiac surgery is heart valve replacement, which makes up nearly a quarter of the total procedure volume. According to...
June 13, 2018

Over 3.8 Million Cataract Surgeries Performed Every Year

Register to receive a free U.S. Market Report Suite for Interventional Ophthalmic Devices – MedSuite report synopsis and brochure In 2017, the elderly population in the United States comprised over 51 million people. Procedural analysis by iData Research reveals that in the same year, approximately 3.8 million...
June 4, 2018

Increasing Number of Hernia Operations per Year Creating Opportunity for MedTech Manufacturers

Register to receive a free U.S. Soft Tissue Reinforcement and Regeneration Devices Market Report Suite synopsis and brochure International medical market research and consulting firm, iData Research, has released their procedure volume analysis for one of the most commonly performed surgical procedures in the United States: hernia...
June 1, 2018

How Different Asia-Pacific Regions are Handling the Transition to Digital Dentistry

Register to receive a free China Market Report Suite for Digital Dentistry report synopsis and brochure In the Asia-Pacific dental prosthetics market (crowns, bridges and dentures), product growth is driven by the ongoing transition to CAD/CAM production. Thus, materials predominantly used to fabricate dental restorations digitally, such...
June 1, 2018

Manageable Divestiture Likely in the Works for NxStage/Fresenius Merger

Register to receive a free US Market Report Suite for Dialysis Device and Concentrates report synopsis and brochure Antitrust attorneys working with third parties told CTFN that a divestiture of NxStage’s bloodline tubing unit is being discussed as a condition in closing its $2 billion acquisition by...
May 25, 2018

How Many Spinal Fusions are Performed Each Year in the United States?

Register to receive a free US Spinal Implants and VCF Market Report Suite synopsis and brochure The task of researching how many spinal fusions are performed each year is actually more complex than it first appears. Our analysts at iData have a multi-sourced approach, but one of...
May 25, 2018

Recent Acquisitions Eroding Prices in Billion Dollar European Interventional Cardiology Market

Register to receive a free Interventional Cardiology Devices Market Report Suite for Europe 2018-2024 synopsis and brochure The European interventional cardiology market is currently valued at nearly $1.4 billion. This is a mature market that has been in decline for many years as a result of market-wide...
May 7, 2018

How Companies Are Actively Driving Growth in the Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery Market

Register to receive a free Minimally Invasive Spinal Implants Market Report Suite for US 2017-2023 synopsis and brochure Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) technologies continue to be one of the most innovative areas of the global spine device industry, with many factors driving growth. One of the catalysts...
March 28, 2018

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

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

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

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
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