Interventional Coronary Guidewires Market Analysis | Japan | 2018-2024 | MedCore

  • Year: 2017
  • Scope: 2014-2024
  • Region: Japan
  • Pages: 682
  • Published Date: 10/1/2017
  • Type: MedCore

In the Japanese market for interventional coronary guidewires, sales of conventional guidewires form the bulk of this market, representing the majority of the total unit sales, with specialty device accounting for the remaining share. However, as surgeons receive more education and training, the advantages of specialty guidewires will become more widely known, leading to increased sales. Specialty guidewires are some of the most efficient devices available for CTO crossing applications and are confidently used in the treatment of difficult lesions. It is expected that unit sales of specialty guidewires will grow at a faster rate than conventional guidewires.

Interventional guidewires are often the first type of device to cross an arterial lesion. For this reason, the choice of guidewire is extremely important in order for a procedure to be successful. Interventional guidewires used for coronary applications can be classified into two general types: conventional and specialty guidewires. While conventional guidewires are used for the most common types of procedures, specialty guidewires are used in cases where the lumen is occluded and a conventional guidewire is unlikely to be successful.

Segments Covered in This Market

  • Conventional Coronary Guidewire Market
  • Specialty Coronary Guidewire 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

Abbott Laboratories was the leading competitor in the Japanese market for interventional coronary guidewires in 2017. Abbott gained their dominant position in 2006 when they acquired Guidant’s interventional cardiology division, and the company has been able to maintain their leading position in this market ever since. In 2017, Boston Scientific was the second leading competitor in the interventional coronary guidewire market. Terumo was the third leading competitor in the Japanese market for interventional coronary guidewires. The company is one of the leading brands in Japan and has the largest distribution network of all companies in the interventional cardiology market. Other companies analyzed include Asahi, Medtronic and Boston Scientific.

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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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