Biceps Tenodesis Repair Market Analysis | United States | 2017-2023 | MedCore
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.
- Year: 2017
- Scope: 2013-2023
- Region: United States
- Published Date: 6/1/2017
- Pages: 305
- Type: MedCore
The growth of this market is due to the decreasing popularity of tenotomy procedures. Tenotomy has been shown to reduce arm strength and cause the Popeye effect which is unpopular with the younger demography. As a result, both the suture anchor and tenodesis screw markets will experience moderate growth.
Surgical treatment of injury or tearing of the long head of the biceps tendon generally consists of either biceps tenotomy or tenodesis. In a tenotomy, the biceps tendon is cut and once it is released from its attachment in the shoulder joint, it falls out of the shoulder joint and into the upper arm. Many people can live normal lives with the tendon loose in the arm but some people feel discomfort and weakness in the arm and require further treatment.
Segments Covered in This Market
- Suture Anchor Market
- Tenodesis Screw Market
Report Data Types Included
- Unit Sales, Average Selling Prices, Market Value & Growth Trends
- 10 Year Scope (3 Year Historical + 7 Year Forecast Period)
- Market Drivers & Limiters for Each Segment
- Competitive Analysis with Market Shares
- Product Portfolios
- Related Press Releases from Top Competitors
Arthrex sells their SwiveLock® suture anchor, which is designed specifically for biceps tenodesis. The product features a forked polyetheretherketone (PEEK) tip to steer the tendon into place. Smith & Nephew sells their BICEPTOR Tenodesis System, which accommodates fully arthroscopic surgeries. The system utilizes Smith & Nephews BIOSURE PK Interference Screws. DePuy Mitek sells their MILAGRO® BR Biceps Tenodesis System, which is made of BIOCRYL® RAPIDE®, a biocomposite. Other companies analyzed include ConMed Linvatec and Zimmer Biomet.
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