Coronary Balloon Catheters Market Analysis | Japan | 2018-2024 | MedCore

  • Year: 2017
  • Scope: 2014-2024
  • Region: Japan
  • Pages: 593
  • Published Date: 10/1/2017
  • Type: MedCore

The first devices used in the field of interventional cardiology were percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) balloon catheters. If it was not because of subsequent restenosis occurrences, they would still be the only device necessary for atherosclerosis treatment. Restenosis was the major problem plaguing interventional cardiology before stents were developed. With the advent of bare-metal stents, revascularization rates dropped; and with the introduction of drug-eluting stents, dropped further.

PTCA balloon catheters can differ in size and material compliance as each case demands a different type of device. Depending on lesion extension and density, PTCA balloons require specific features, such as lesion-crossing capability, vector force or pressure. For this reason, PTCA balloons can have very advanced features, helping physicians to ensure that the lumen is clear and prepared for a stent deployment.

Segments Covered in This Market

  • PCTA Balloon Catheter Market
  • Specialty Balloon Catheter 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

Companies Analyzed

Boston Scientific was the leading competitor in the total PTCA and specialty balloon catheter market. The company offers a wide range of devices, which vary in size and features, enabling physicians to determine their choice based on the type of lesion they are treating. Terumo was the second leading competitor in the PTCA and cutting balloon catheter market in 2017. The company carries a wide range of devices in the PTCA balloon catheter segment. Abbott Laboratories was the third leading competitor in the PTCA and cutting balloon catheter market in 2017. The company was only involved in the PTCA balloon catheter segment, a market they entered through the acquisition of Guidant’s cardiovascular division in 2006. Other companies analyzed include Goodman Co. and Medtronic.

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The "Japan Market Report Suite for Interventional Cardiology Devices 2018 - MedSuite" includes analysis on the following companies currently active in this market:
Boston Scientific
Philips Volcano
Goodman Co.
Cardinal Health
Others include: B. Braun, Biosensors International Group Ltd., Biotronik, C.R. Bard, Cardiovascular Systems Inc., Cook Medical, Merit Medical, Olympus, Opsens, Stentys, Straub Medical, Teleflex, W. L. Gore, etc.
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