Ultrasonic Devices Market Analysis | Europe | 2017-2023 | MedCore

Ultrasonic Devices Market Analysis | Europe | 2017-2023 | MedCore


Ultrasonic devices utilize ultrasonic energy to cut and coagulate tissue. They can complement or replace vessel ligators, hemostatic clips and monopolar electrosurgical instruments. In contrast to devices such as lasers or electrocautery instruments that use heat from electrical energy to cauterize tissue, ultrasonic instruments convert electrical energy to mechanical energy in order to transect tissue. This conversion results in less charred tissue than in operations that utilize monopolar dissection. Less smoke from reduced tissue charring also benefits surgeons by providing them with a clearer view of the operative field. Depending on the indication, ultrasonic devices have quicker cutting times and better vessel sealing capabilities than their direct energy counterparts.

  • Year: 2017
  • Scope: 2013-2023
  • Region: Europe
  • Published Date: 8/1/2017
  • Pages: 157
  • Type: MedCore

The ASP of the total ultrasonic device market in 2016 decreased over 2015. The ASP is expected to experience minor price depreciation during the forecast period. The number of units sold is the main driver of growth for the total ultrasonic instrument market. The number of ultrasonic devices sold is expected to grow over the forecast period.

Ultrasonic energy ensures that no electrical energy is being transmitted to the patient, which is associated with ulceration, incidental thermal damage to organs and other clinical problems. Therefore, ultrasonic energy provides a safer method for cutting and coagulating during laparoscopic surgeries. Large hospitals that frequently perform laparoscopic surgeries are more able to purchase ultrasonic instruments. With larger contracts signed for instruments, hospitals often negotiate and receive complimentary ultrasonic hardware from manufacturers.

Segments Covered in This Market

  • Ultrasonic Instrument Device Market (Reusable, Reposable)

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

Ethicon’s strong presence in this market is due to their HARMONIC® product lines. The HARMONIC® ACE is Ethicon’s laparoscopic ultrasonic hand device. Medtronic offers their Sonicision® as their ultrasonic option and is offered at four different lengths. Sonicision® uses a reusable battery or generator that does not require wires as opposed to the HARMONIC® by Ethicon which needs a wired generator. SonoSurg® is the reusable ultrasonic option that Olympus offers. SonoSurg® has automatic smoke evacuation and minimizes spray during cutting.

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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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