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Soft Tissue Repair – The Basics of Soft Tissue Injury Treatment

Soft tissues are defined as aggregations of similarly specialized cells that collectively function to connect, support or surround other structures and organs of the body. These tissues include tendons, ligaments, fascia, skin, fibrous tissues, fat, synovial membranes, muscles, nerves and blood vessels. Collagen, the most abundant protein in mammals, is one of the characteristic elements

3 Factors Responsible for the 6.6% CAGR Increase in the U.S. Small Bone and Joint Devices Market from 2022 to 2028

Within the U.S. small bone and joint devices market, the total market is composed of both reconstruction and internal fixation products. Both plate and screw devices are defined as internal fixations primarily indicated for the treatment of fractures. On the other hand, fixation products are similar to traumatic fixation devices, but they can be replaced

Arthrolense and the Future of Image-Guided Surgery: Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

In 2021, the global large joint devices market generated a valuation of $19 billion. Despite the seemingly impressive valuation, the market is still growing and iData’s analysts predict that it will reach $26 billion by 2028. To date, several large competitors dominate the global large joints market. Zimmer Biomet, Stryker, and DePuy Synthes were able

Analyst Q&A: Orthopedic Biomaterials and the European Market

iData’s analysts work extensively to retrieve data and source both syndicated and custom market research reports. Due to their in-depth understanding of the markets and their first-hand experience with the data, we have asked some insightful questions on the European market for orthopedic biomaterials to assist you in making better strategic decisions.  WHAT ARE ORTHOPEDIC

DePuy Synthes Strengthens Foot & Ankle Portfolio, Acquires CrossRoads

CrossRoads® Extremity Systems surgical tools and implants are designed to address a broad variety of bunion deformities. The Tennessee-based foot and ankle company has officially announced that they will be joining the devices offered by DePuy Synthes, Johnson & Johnson’s orthopedics-focused subsidiary.  DePuy Synthes announced the acquisition of the foot and ankle surgical device maker

Electrode Spinal Cord Implant Restores Motor Functions Post-Paralysis

A world first: using a nerve-stimulating device implanted into the spinal cord and controlled by a tablet, Swiss researchers have enabled three paraplegic patients to stand and walk again.  Since 2018, technological innovation has proven that paralysis from spinal cord injury may be partly reversible, as using electrical implants on the spine seem to encourage

Orthopedic Biomaterial Devices: Top Brands per Segment in the U.S.

Within the U.S. Orthopedic Biomaterials market, multiple segments are discussed including bone graft substitutes, cellular allografts, and growth factors. Bone graft substitutes are designed to fill bone voids or act as extenders, thereby eliminating or decreasing the need for autograft harvesting. On the other hand, cellular allografts consist of allograft bone combined with adipose-derived mesenchymal

$4.7 Billion Dollars: How the U.S. Orthopedic Biomaterials Market is Growing

  iData is excited to announce one of our brand-new 2022 market reports on the U.S. orthopedic biomaterials market. As expected, 2020 was an unusual year mainly due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, which caused a 6.7% decrease in the U.S. Orthopedic Biomaterials Market from 2019 to 2020. Despite a large majority of orthopedic surgeries

MIS Spinal Implants vs. Open Spinal Implants: Who Will Dominate the Market in 2022?

iData Research has conducted a thorough analysis on the varying market trends that follow the Minimally Invasive (MIS) Spinal Implants Market in Europe in comparison to the Open Spinal Implants Market. Though the two procedures exemplify similar characteristics with regard to their procedures, their market trends are drastically different and are forecasted to grow at

With The MDR in Full Effect, How Will The Orthopedic Trauma Market Cope? 

A Top-Level Analysis of Europe’s MDR iData’s analysts work extensively to collect data and insight from a variety of resources to create both syndicated and custom research reports for their successful clients world-wide. Owing to their in-depth understanding of the markets and first-hand experience with the appropriate data, our analysts have looked into the effects

Trends Limiting and Driving the MIS Spinal Implants Markets In Mexico, Brazil, and Argentina

iData Research has conducted a thorough analysis on various positive and negative trends affecting the Minimally Invasive (MIS) Spinal Implants Markets in Mexico, Brazil, and Argentina. Though the three countries have exemplified similar characteristics in demographic features and trends, learning more in-depth about a country’s market can be advantageous for potential future investment opportunities.  WHAT

MIS Bunion Devices: Top Brands per Segment in the U.S.

Bunions (also referred to as hallux valgus) are bony bumps that typically form on the joint at the base of your big toe, causing your big toe to be pulled towards your smaller toes. In the United States alone, there is a high incidence of bunions with approximately 5 million people suffering from them to

What Is Causing an Increase in the U.S. Arthroscopic Device Market?

Arthroscopy is one of the most common out-patient procedures. In recent years, there has been an increasing number of arthroscopies being performed in physician-owned ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs). Previously the U.S. arthroscopic device market was valued at nearly $1.5 billion and is expected to reach $2.1 billion by 2025. What is causing the market to

What are the Most Popular Orthopedic High-Speed Drills by Brand in the U.S.?

iData Research recently completed a detailed SKU-level analysis on the U.S. market for orthopedic high-speed drills. The analysis includes an overview of the companies and brands. In addition, our analysis includes revenue, units sold, revenue share, unit share, and average selling prices (ASPs). Based on the data, revenue and units sold decreased in the second

Top Spinal Implants Manufacturers in the United States

As one of the most exciting yet controversial segments of the orthopedics market, the U.S. spinal implant market has seen rapid growth and increasing market size. Now, many manufacturers consider spinal implants a separate business division from traditional orthopedics. Following the decrease in 2020 caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. spinal implant, and vertebral

Your 2 Minute Guide to the U.S. Minimally Invasive Spinal Implant Market

2020 was an unusual year mainly because of the global COVID-19 pandemic, which caused a 6% decrease in the U.S. minimally invasive spinal implant market from 2019 to 2020. The market impact caused by COVID-19 did differ by segment. Some segments felt the heat and decreased accordingly, whereas others experienced high growth despite the pandemic.

Everything You Need to Know About Europe’s Plate and Screw Market and COVID-19

In Europe, the plate and screw market value was approximately €287.6 million in 2020. The 2020 market value experienced only a minor decrease from the 2019 valuation as a result of COVID-19, since the market was already declining. Despite this, the market size is to remain flat at around €286.8 million by 2026.  WHAT SEGMENTS

Exclusive U.S. Market Analysis on ACL/PCL Reconstruction Devices

The knee is the most susceptible joint in the human body to pressure and injury. Knees undergo complex interactions of rotational and extensional movements. The U.S. market for ACL/PCL reconstruction devices indicates growth at a single-digit CAGR over the forecast period to exceed $359 million by 2026. What are the ACL and PCL? ACL and

Hammertoe Devices and Implants: Top Brands in the U.S. Market

  Hammertoe is a toe deformity where one or both of the joints, excluding the big toe, are bent abnormally due to a contracture. This places pressure on the toe when the feet are shoed. This may create foot corns around or between the toes and calluses, which are usually found on the ball of

Key Factors Limiting Europe’s Intramedullary Nail Market

Europe’s market for intramedullary nails experienced a substantial decline in 2020, following COVID-19 and restrictions associated with social distancing. Unfortunately, the market has yet to recover and indicates clear signs of a decrease into 2026 to reach €97.8 million. WHAT ARE INTRAMEDULLARY NAILS? Intramedullary nails (IM nails) are solid or cannulated metal rods typically used

Top 5 Interbody Device Companies in the United States

Overview In the United States alone, there are over 50 interbody device companies all competing for market share. But who really are the top competitors within this growing market and how are they succeeding above the rest? Despite COVID-19 headwinds, the interbody device market is prosperous as many companies have grown significantly and are experiencing

Top Ankle Replacement Implants in the United States

  Many ankle replacement implant manufacturers in the United States are looking to increase their share of this growing market. Ankle replacement is one of the fastest-growing segments in the foot and ankle devices manufacturing industry, showing growth rates close to 10%. Under this scenario, there has been a lot of activity in the industry,

3 Simple Ways to Stay on Top of the Volatile Market in 2021

Keeping up with the market is hard enough without a looming global pandemic swinging it out of control. Although it is difficult to stay on top of recent trends, it is essential if you want to stay ahead of the market and your competition. Continually tracking trends, identifying who is doing well and why, along

FDA Clears Catalyst OrthoScience Reverse Shoulder System

Catalyst OrthoScience Inc., a medical device company focused on the upper extremity orthopedics market, has received clearance from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) to market its reverse shoulder system. Catalyst’s reverse shoulder system is a single-tray arthroplasty system that is made to combine beneficial and evidence-based attributes of reverse shoulder arthroplasty design. The

Top Orthopedic Companies in the United States

Did you know there are over 8.9 million orthopedic procedures performed in the United States each year, with the orthopedic biomaterials market showing the greatest forecast growth? As this market continues to grow and innovative technologies are being designed, we have compiled a list of the top companies within different categories of the orthopedics market including:  Orthopedic

Are Genetically Engineered Cells the Future of Osteoarthritis Treatment?

The growing elderly demographic has been a considerable market driver within the orthopedic biomaterials market, the incidence of osteoarthritis and other forms of degenerative diseases have also been on the rise. In an effort to find a cure for such diseases researchers have been investigating the abilities of smart biomaterials.  Smart biomaterials autonomously respond to

Zimmer Biomet Trauma Implants Cleared the CE Mark, but will an FDA Approval Follow?

Zimmer Biomet’s Bactiguard-coated orthopedic trauma implants have recently received European regulatory clearance and CE mark. Preparations for registering the implants in the U.S. market are also ongoing. The Bactiguard technology was originally developed by the Swedish medical device company, which goes by the same name. The company focuses on developing solutions that reduce the risk

DePuy Synthes Receives 510(k) FDA Clearance for VELYS™ Robotic-Assisted Solution

DePuy Synthes has recently announced they received 510(k) FDA Clearance for VELYS, a robotic-assisted system designed for use with the Attune total knee system. DePuy Synthes has described the Velys platform as a first-of-its-kind, table-mounted solution with an efficient design capable of integrating into any operating room. The company said it adapts to a surgeon’s

Breakthrough FDA Approval for ACL Tears to be Healed Instead of Being Rebuilt

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently granted marketing authorization for an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) implant, intended to perform as an alternative to traditional ACL reconstructions. The Bridge-Enhanced ACL Repair (BEAR) Implant, by Miach Orthopaedics, differs from the traditional surgical reconstruction as it does not require the use of harvested tendons for ACL repair

Medtronic’s MIS Drill Received FDA Approval Ahead Of Schedule

Medtronic has announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the use of navigated interbody high-speed drills with the Robotic Guidance System. Even in the midst of the COVID19 pandemic the company has received the clearance earlier than anticipated. This system now integrates the surgical planning software with robotic guidance. Spinal instruments

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