Disposable Cannulas Market Analysis | United States | 2017-2023 | MedCore
Disposable cannulas are used in many arthroscopic procedures to aid in keeping the site of incision open and accessible. Once a cannula is inserted into the site of incision, other arthroscopic instruments are then passed through the cannula, allowing for enhanced access to the joint being operated on. Their role as an access instrument is mainly in difficult-to-access joints such as shoulder and hip and are not typically used for knee procedures. When disposable cannulas are used in easier-to-access joints like the knee, their function is more for fluid management and distention. The cannulas used in hip arthroscopies tend to be longer to allow for easier access into the hip joint. Several companies offer hip cannulas as part of an access instrumentation kit, which is either sold separately or with a hip arthroscope.
- Year: 2017
- Scope: 2013-2023
- Region: United States
- Published Date: 6/1/2017
- Pages: 316
- Type: MedCore
The use of cannulas is not necessary in ankle arthroscopies; however, they are occasionally used in wrist procedures and elbow arthroscopy. Cannulas are also used in hip procedures. As more surgeons perform hip arthroscopies to expand their patient base, the demand for disposable cannulas will increase. Cannulas are relatively simple in design and innovative products are introduced at a less than average pace compared to other arthroscopic devices. Cannulas are not used in all arthroscopic procedures, which is a significant limiter for this market.
Disposable cannulas are used in many arthroscopic procedures to aid in keeping the site of incision open and accessible. Once a cannula is inserted into the site of incision, other arthroscopic instruments are then passed through the cannula, allowing for enhanced access to the joint being operated on. Their role as an access instrument is mainly in difficult-to-access joints such as shoulder and hip and are not typically used for knee procedures.
Segments Covered in This Market
- Disposable Cannula 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 was the leading competitor in the disposable cannula market. The company has gained share from Stryker and DePuy Mitek in recent years. Smith & Nephew was the second leading competitor in the U.S. market for disposable cannulas in 2016. The ARTHROGARDE Hip Access Cannula was launched in May 2008 and was the first hip access cannula on the market. ConMed Linvatecs cannula portfolio includes the Dry-Doc® Cannula, Hex Flex Cannula, ARC Adjustable Retractor Cannula, Universal Cannula, Clear Flexible Cannula, Rigid Disposable Cannula and the Legacy Cannula. Other companies analyzed include Stryker, DePuy Mitek and Zimmer Biomet.
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