In 2019, the U.S. sports medicine market size was valued at $1.7 billion, with over 2.5 million orthopedic soft tissue repairs performed every year. The market size is expected to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5% to reach $2.4 billion in 2026. Throughout this medical market research, we analyzed 26 orthopedic
Industry Trends Overall, the sports medicine market is projected to experience modest growth over the forecast period, largely limited by the longer durations of some of the procedures. Although arthroscopy offers many benefits when compared to open or mini-open surgeries, the operating time for arthroscopy is much longer. This limiting factor can be solved by
Overall, the Japanese sports medicine market is projected to experience moderate growth over the forecast period, driven by continuing adoption of new products and increasing demand in arthroscopic procedures of the shoulder and knee. The main driver of the market is the fast adoption of newer technologies, coupled with the established medical regulation system. Japanese
The tendon on the long head of the bicep attaches the bicep muscle to the top of the glenoid fossa. Most bicep tendon injuries occur at the long head due to its proximity to the rotator cuff and the acromion. When the elbow is straight, this long head tendon acts as a secondary stabilizer of the shoulder and therefore strenuous and repeated overhead movements can lead to injury or tearing of the tendon. It is possible for patients to live with a bicep tendon injury or tear but as the level of discomfort increases or the level of functionality decreases, a surgical procedure is necessary.