Laparoscopic Devices Procedure Volume Analysis | Europe | 2017-2023 | MedPro

Laparoscopic Devices Procedure Volume Analysis | Europe | 2017-2023 | MedPro


The full report suite on the Europe market for laparoscopic devices includes laparoscopes, access devices, hand instruments, insufflation devices, suction-irrigation systems, direct energy devices, ultrasonic energy devices, hand-assisted devices, closure devices, gastric bands and laparoscopic morcellators.

  • Year: 2017
  • Scope: 2013-2023
  • Region: Europe
  • Published Date: 8/1/2017
  • Pages: 144
  • Type: MedPro

Laparoscopy has been practiced for almost a century. It is a minimally invasive surgical technique in which operations in the abdominal or pelvic cavities are performed through small incisions that are usually between 5 mm to 15 mm. Laparoscopic access devices, or trocars, facilitate the insertion of various instruments into the patients abdomen, allowing the surgeon to carry out the procedure. Laparoscopes are inserted through a port of access, often at the site of the umbilicus or subxyphoid, and are equipped to illuminate and display the peritoneal cavity to allow the surgical team to perform abdominal and pelvic surgeries. Depending on the type of procedure, the number of incisions will vary, but the average is three to four incisions per procedure. These sites provide entrance for other laparoscopic devices to enter the body cavity. Various hand instruments such as scissors, dissectors and graspers are used for manipulating and maneuvering organs and tissue. Alternative devices using direct energy and ultrasonic energy may be used for grasping, cutting and coagulating the tissue.
Insufflators are used for pumping carbon dioxide in to the abdominal cavity to create a pneumoperitoneum in preparation for laparoscopic surgery. The pumping of the gas creates sufficient space within the abdominal cavity for insertion and manipulation of laparoscopic devices with an adequate optical field. Upon completion of the surgery, closure devices are used to close vessels and other internal wounds to enhance hemostasis. Procedures that involve specialized laparoscopic devices such as gastric bands are analyzed separately.

The "Europe Market Report Suite for Laparoscopic Devices 2017 - MedSuite" includes analysis on the following companies currently active in this market:
Karl Storz
Applied Medical
Richard Wolf
Bayer AG
B. Braun Aesculap
LiNA Medical
Microline Surgical
Apollo Endosurgery
Others include: Ackermann Instrumente, Anetic Aid, Aspide Medical, Bissinger, Cooper Surgical, Endomed, Genicon, Gimmi, Grena, Healioscopie, ILO Electronic, Lamiday Nourey, Lemke, Locamed, Maxer, Midband, Molnlycke, Purple Surgical, Schoelly, Seeman Technologies, Soering, Sopro Comey, Vectec, Wisap, Teleflex, etc.
*Not all companies are currently active in every segment or sub-report from this suite. For more details contact an iData Research Product Advisor.

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