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Healthcare 3D Printing Market Analysis By Application (Surgical Guides, Implants, Surgical Instruments, Bioengineering), By Technology (Electron Beam Melting, Stereolithography, Droplet Deposition Manufacturing), By Raw Material (Metals, Biological Cells, Polymers, Ceramics) And Segment Forecast to 2020

September 2014

3D printing facilitates the production of three dimensional physical items from a digital file which is achieved by using additive processes. 3D printing technology has evolved from prototyping in various applications for development of actual usable parts and products. The healthcare sector represents poses one of the strongest vertical markets for industrial 3D printing and is used to produce hearing aids, dental implants, prosthesis and contact lenses that are customized to the individual. Personalized digital data is providing the blueprint for future 3D printed healthcare solutions, from hip and knee implants to dental crowns, from...

Electrosurgical Devices Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Electrosurgical devices are primarily used in electrosurgical procedures such as maxillofacial, orthopedic, cardiac, ocular, plastic and neurosurgical procedures. Electrosurgical devices are frequently used during these operations to make precise cuts to the body and prevent excessive blood loss. These devices use high-frequency current as a means to cut, desiccate, coagulate and fulgurate biological tissue without damaging the surrounding tissues. A vast range of electrosurgical devices include radiofrequency generators, instruments, accessories and vessel sealing systems. Global market for electrosurgical devices is expected to grow owing to increasing demand for minimally invasive surgical procedures in healthcare...

Home Healthcare Market Analysis By Product (Therapeutic, Diagnostic Equipment, Mobility Assist, Diabetes Monitor, Intravenous Pumps, Holter Monitors, Heart Rate Meters, Wheel Chairs), By Service (Rehabilitation Services, Unskilled Home Care, Respiratory Therapy, Infusion Therapy, Telemetry) And Segment Forecast to 2020

September 2014

Home healthcare products are generally applied to a broad range of equipment and services designed for exclusive use in the home or other non-medical facility by nonprofessional caregivers, family members, or patients themselves. The U.S.FDA (Food and Drug Administration) has announced to provide closer oversight of home healthcare equipment in the United States and as per U.S.FDA report, U.S. expenditure for homecare were around USD 57.6 billion in 2007. Some of the driving factors for this market are increasing geriatric population as people over the age of 65 needs more frequent home delivery of routine healthcare services and...

Pharmacy Automation Devices Market Analysis By Product (Packaging & Labeling, Medication Dispensing, Storage & Retrieval, Medication Compounding, Table-Top Counters), By End-use (Hospital Pharmacy, Retail Pharmacy) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

September 2014

Pharmacy automation is the mechanization or automation of tasks and processes performed in pharmacy or other health care settings; it includes process like medication dispensing, packaging, labeling, storage and retrieval systems and table top counters. Economic downturn is forcing a lot of companies to automate the process in order to reduce the cost incurred in paying wages to the employees. Increased competition among pharmaceutical companies, rise in demand for pharmaceutical products, technological advancement, precise robotic tools are contributing towards the growth of this budding market. Furthermore, the need for increasing...

Medical Robotic Systems Market Analysis By Product (Surgical, Orthopedic, Laparoscopy, Neurological, Rehabilitation, Assistive, Prosthetics, Orthotics, Steerable, Therapeutic, Exoskeleton, Non-Invasive, Hospital/Pharmacy, Telemedicine, I.V, Pharmacy, Emergency Response Robotic Systems) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

August 2014

The medical robotic systems are involved in performing surgeries and consist of small tools with a robotic arm which is commanded by a surgeon with a computer. Growing market penetration rate of IT spurred the use of medical robotic systems in the healthcare industry. The primary objective of robotic systems is to minimize the efforts of surgeons and reduce chances of committing any error during surgeries. Increasing penetration of computerized or automated surgical technologies such as telemedicine or nanorobots or bacteriobots for treating fatal cancer and other diseases is expected to boost market growth in coming six years. ...

Pacemaker Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Global cardiac pacemaker market is witnessing rapid growth owing to the technological improvements and emergences of new market players, particularly in the developed economies. An electronic pacemaker is a device that artificially controls the pulse rate of the heart. A pacemaker is artificially implanted in the chest and provides electronics simulation through a special electrode that connects pacemaker to the heart. Pacemaker devices constitute a major segment in a rapidly expanding cardiovascular devices market. The pacemaker manufacturers and models in the market differ mainly in the distribution of possible failure modes, technology, battery type and function. Cardiac pacemakers are susceptible to malfunctions in the batteries, ineffective sensing,...

Renal Denervation Devices Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Renal denervation is a minimally invasive catheter based endovascular procedure using radiofrequency ablation aimed at treating resistant hypertension (high blood pressure). Hypertension is an overactive sympathetic drive and renal denervation stops the cross-talk between brain and kidney through the radiofrequency energy in short bursts along the length of the main renal arteries to ablate the renal nerves, thereby reducing the sympathetic drive. Rising incidences of hypertension globally is leading to more usage renal denervation device, thereby leading to growth of this market. Increase in the incidences of uncontrolled and treatment resistant or drug resistant hypertension (trHTN) and as a consequence of changed...

Spectrometry Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Spectrometry is a technique used for determination of compounds and elements by measurement of the radiations emitted by an object or substance within a defined electromagnetic spectrum subjected to excitation externally by other source. Spectrometry plays a pivotal role in life science and analytical industry. Some of the notable areas of applied spectrometry instruments comprises of industrial chemistry, pharmaceuticals, food & beverages testing, biotechnology, environmental testing, along with astronomical and defense sector. Growing demand for drug composition and bimolecular analysis from life sciences industry along with increasing environmental concern plus need for discovery of new metals coupled with increasing use in proteomics are...

Skincare Devices Market Analysis By Product (Skin Diagnostic Devices, Dermatoscopes, Image Guidance Systems, Biopsy, Lasabrasion, LED Therapy, Liposuction, Microdermabrasion, Cryotherapy, Electrosurgical Devices), By Application (Disease Diagnosis & Treatment, Hair Removal, Skin Rejuvenation, Cellulite Reduction, Body Contouring & Skin Tightening) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

August 2014

Skincare devices are rapidly gaining market penetration not only due to their extensive role in aesthetics but also the increasing incidences of skin disorders worldwide. In recent years, the skincare industry has witnessed elevated investment by beauty giants in products that have maximum consumer preference. At-home skincare products hold great potential for the future due to elevated demand from toning, anti-aging and other skincare devices. Some of the major driving factors of this market include manufacturing of more affordable and advanced devices for consumer such as exfoliating and ultrasonic devices. Increasing consumer awareness...

Smart Pill Technology Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

The convergence of the healthcare and technical industries has yielded significant advances in electronic health records and telehealth. Medication adherence has been a target of digital health technology development for many years. Smart pill technology is one such example; the technology is used to diagnose gastrointestinal disorders such as gastroparesis and constipation. This technology comprises computer software, a receiver worn (by the patient) and a wireless capsule that analyzes and sorts the information. The primary function of the system includes medication recording for the patient, with information pertaining to various parameters such as pressure, temperature and pH of gastrointestinal facts. The pill uses stomach fluids as a power source in...

Surgical Navigation Systems Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Surgical navigation system symbolize a concept of surgery and a method, that employ computer tools for surgical planning and performing surgical procedures. Surgical navigation is also known as computer assisted intervention, computer aided surgery, and image guided surgery. Most important function of computer aided surgery is to develop a precise replica of patient. It is done through a number of imaging technology such as X-rays, MRIs, CT scans, ultra sound and many more, these images are then uploaded in the system to form a 3 dimensional data set that produces exact geometrical structure of the region to be operated. Analysis is done by the manipulation of 3 dimensional images to extract significant information and provide multiple angles to the surgeon...

Geriatric Care Services Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Geriatric care management is also known as senior health care management or professional care management; it is a process of planning and implementing care for senior citizens and others with physical or mental disability to meet long term care requirements and improved quality of life. Geriatric care includes health care management, meeting psychological and physiological needs, such as nutritional services, housing services, homecare services, socialization activities, financial and legal planning. A custom tailored program is created after a comprehensive assessment of individuals need and it is monitored and modified periodically. The comprehensive assessment includes compilation of demographic data, health history, social history and legal/financial...

Hearing Aids Market Analysis By Product (Behind-The-Ear Aids, In-The-Ear Aids, Receiver-In-The-Ear Aids, Canal-Hearing-Aids ITC, CIC, IIC), By Technology (Analog, Digital) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

July 2014

A hearing aid is an electronic device which is primarily used by people who suffer from impairment and losses in hearing abilities. It amplifies sound for the user such that he or she can hear speech and other sounds clearer. The hearing loss may be limited as a condition in which people have decreased sensitivity to sounds that would otherwise be heard normally. In some other cases, there are a segment of people who suffer from relative insensitivity to speech related sound frequencies. The global market for hearing aids has witnessed an increase in market potential as a consequence of expanding geriatric population. In addition, an...

Optical Imaging Equipment Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Optical imaging is a budding imaging technology that uses beam of light to evaluate optical property of tissues and has a great ability of improving clinical research, disease prevention, medical diagnosis and treatment. Optical imaging use visible light and the special properties of photons to get a very clear picture of organs, tissue and even cells. These images are used for the research purpose by the scientists and by doctors for disease diagnosis and its treatment. Key advantages of optical imaging is that it reduces the individuals exposure to the harmful radiation by using non ionizing radiation which comprise of ultraviolet, visible, and infrared light. It is much faster and safer for patients so that’s why it can be used for repeated and...

Audiology Devices Market Analysis By Product (Cochlear Implants, Bone Anchored Hearing Aids, Hearing Aids, Audiometers, Otoscopes, Tympanometers) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

July 2014

Audiology devices are electronic instruments that are designed for diagnosing and treating hearing impairment. These devices are highly efficient for treating hearing impairment such as nerve deafness and congenital hearing problem. Sensorineural, conductive and  mixed hearing loss are the three types of hearing loss and as per severity it is classified into mild, severe, moderate and profound. Audiology devices are gaining importance across the world as communication is the most important skill which improves relationships and retain independence. Increasing prevalence of deafness especially in geriatric population is expected to...

Breast Pumps Market Analysis By Product (Open System, Closed System), By Technology (Manual, Battery-Powered, Electric Pump), By Application (Personal Use, Hospital Grade) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

July 2014

Breast pump is a mechanical device to draw milk from a lactating mother’s breast through suction for the purpose of storage and later use in a case where the mother is absent or away and the baby needs feeding. Growing global women employment rates and population are two of the most significant growth drivers of this market. Some of the other drivers of this market include change in lifestyle, favorable change in reimbursement policies, technological advancements such as the introduction of hand free breast pumps, increasing patient disposable income and awareness levels. Presence of large untapped opportunities in emerging...

Fluid Management & Visualization Systems Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Fluid management involves medical intervention in promoting body fluid balance to prevent complications resulting from undesired fluid levels. Fluid systems range from standalones (include dialyzers, insufflators, suction/ evacuation & irrigation, fluid warming systems and waste management systems) to fully integrated systems, with an increasing shift towards the latter for providing overall solutions. Reusable system components and accessories are being replaced by one time use/ disposable ones to ensure patient safety. Visualization systems help in quick and improved diagnosis of critical medical conditions and include endoscopic cameras, video processors, camera heads, video converters, transmitters & receivers, light sources & cables,...

Apheresis Equipment Market Analysis By Product (Devices, Disposables), By Application (Renal Diseases, Hematology, Neurology), By Procedure (Plasmapheresis, LDL-Apheresis, Plateletpheresis, Leukapheresis, Photophereis, Erythrocytapheresis), By Technology (Membrane Filtration & Centrifugation) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

July 2014

n extracorporeal therapy and a medical technology which involves the passing of blood through an apparatus which separates one of the targeted constituents and returns the remainder of the blood to the circulation is referred to as apheresis. The components that are withdrawn and removed include platelets, plasma and leukocytes. The component contributing to a disease state is removed from the blood with the help of therapeutic apheresis. Example of components leading to disease state is plasmapheresis, plateletpheresis, leukopheresis and stem cell harvesting. The demand for apheresis equipment is expected to rise in future due to rising blood disorder prevalence including blood cancer, sickle...

Medical Nonwoven Disposables Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Medical nonwoven disposables are essential products in the healthcare industry. They impart hygiene benefits better than woven fabrics. Woven fabrics used in clinics and hospitals are prone to hospital acquired infections or HAIs, surgical site infection or SSIs and other infections such as hepatitis and AIDS. Medical nonwoven are utilized to a greater extent that are designed to provide barrier between patient and physician and also barriers between patients. These disposables avoid transmission of infections to some level. Increasing healthcare awareness across the world is creating an additional opportunity for the growth of the medical nonwoven disposables market. These health trends typically increase surgical procedures which in turn increases the...

Medical Specialty Bags Market Analysis By Product (Anesthesia, Sterile Packaging, Resuscitation Bags, Bile Collection, Intravenous, Blood, Enteral Feeding, Cadaver, Enema, Ostomy Collection, CAPD) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Medical specialty bags are special bags used for medical purposes. With the advancement in technology, the market is projected to boost in the next six years. Factors driving the market are increasing patient awareness, rising number of old age (65 years and above) people and escalating demand for customer focused products/services. Increasing geriatric population base is expected to serves as a major factor driving the market because probability of being prone to diseases such as urinary incontinence is high among old people above 65 years of age. Thus, increasing need for proper management and special care driving the need for excellent...

Benchtop Automation Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

A benchtop automation system enables the automation of technically challenging or repetitive processes. Numerous repetitive tasks involved in modern drug discovery can be automated using small-scale automation solutions. Typically, average labs have neither the budget, nor the space to accommodate large automation facilities. Small-scale benchtop automation systems can suit their purpose. Numerous labs are unaware of the laboratory automation revolution. There has been a continuous focus on deploying automation development resources towards user-friendly, small-scale automation solutions. Recent advances in small scale bench-top automation can be attributed to developments of instruments in the following areas: compact configurations, extended pipetting...

Biopsy Devices Market Analysis By Product (Needle Based Biopsy Guns, Biopsy Guidance Systems, Biopsy Forceps, Biopsy Needles, Biopsy Curettes and Punches) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Medical tests involving the extraction of a sample of tissues or cells from the human body for diagnostic and interventional purposes is known as biopsy. These tests are generally carried out by radiologists or surgeons to detect or to conduct interventional procedures pertaining to cancer. Cancer is defined as any abnormal growth of cells in the body and it can affect any of the cardiovascular, muscular, neurologic, respiratory, gastro-intestinal, dermatologic or genital tissues or organs. Depending on the sample of tissue removed, biopsy can be segmented into three categories namely excisional (when the entire area under suspicion is...

Medical Gases Market By Product (Oxygen, Nitrogen, Helium, Laser Gas, Lung Gas, Aerobic, Anaerobic Mixtures, Helium Oxygen Gas Mixtures, Medical Air, Carbon Dioxide-Oxygen, Laser Gas, Lung Gas, Ethylene Oxide), By Equipment (Manifolds, Outlets, Medical Air Compressors, Masks) Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Gases that find direct and indirect applications in healthcare are referred to as medical gases. In addition, equipment used to produce, distribute and facilitate medical gases are referred to as medical gas equipment. Elimination of drug user fee for medical gases and equipment as a result of the implementation of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act in July 2012 is the most significant growth driver of this market. This act will help the manufacturers curb costs, maximize profit margins and file for intellectual property rights for new products pertaining to the medical gases and equipment sector. Moreover,...

Interventional Cardiology Devices Market Analysis By Product (Catheters, PTCA Guidewires, Stents, Balloon Inflation Devices, PTCA Balloons) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Interventional cardiology procedures refer to catheter based treatments of structural heart diseases such as angioplasty, valvuloplasty and coronary thrombectomy. Rising global prevalence of cardiovascular diseases is the most significant driver of this market. WHO statistics suggest that cardiovascular diseases are expected to cause 25 million deaths worldwide by 2030 and such a fact coupled with rising patient awareness levels will increase the demand for interventional cardiology devices. Furthermore, rising demand for minimally invasive medical procedures and rising global geriatric population base will serve the market as drivers....

RFID Smart Cabinets Market By Country (Poland, UK, Netherlands, Belgium, U.S., Canada, Mexico, India, China, Brazil, Japan, Australia, Argentina, Germany, France, Chile) Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

RFID has significant applications in the field of healthcare in terms of equipment tracking and record maintenance. Implementation of RFID has made significant contributions towards proper inventory management in healthcare institutions and in curbing losses associated with the mismanagement of medical supplies. RFID cabinets consists of two components namely the RFID console and the steel/aluminum cabinet. The RFID console is an electronic unit used to register cabinet supplies and the cabinet is used to store information such as date and time of last use, identity of the person or department who last used it. The North America RFID...

Enteral Feeding Devices Market Analysis By Product (Giving Sets, Enteral Feeding Pumps, Gastrostomy Tubes, Low Profile Gastrostomy Devices, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Devices And Nasogastric Tubes) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Enteral feeding refers to the delivery of nutrients directly to the stomach via the use of a feeding tube. Enteral feeding is administered to patients who cannot eat normally owing to diseases such as oral cancer, gastrointestinal injuries and disorders etc. The growing global geriatric population base and growing prevalence of chronic diseases such as diabetes, severe pancreatitis and other gastrointestinal diseases and increasing incidences of preterm births are some of the factors expected to drive market growth over the next six years. Aging heightens a patient’s susceptibility towards Parkinson’s disease and other nervous...

Dental Equipment Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Dental equipments are medical devices which find therapeutic and diagnostic applications in the field of dentistry. The global dental equipment market will experience a moderate growth in the coming five years. The introduction of technological advancements such as dental lasers and electrosurgery, growing geriatric population base, rising demand for dental tourism in emerging markets and cosmetic dentistry are some of the attributes expected to drive the global dental equipment market. The global dental equipment market revenue is expected to increase from USD 6,081.4 million in 2013 to USD 8,453.7 million by 2020, growing at a CAGR of...

Ablation Technology Market Analysis By Technology (Electrical, Ultrasound, Radiation, Radiofrequency), By Application (Cancer, Cardiovascular, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Urology) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

March 2014

Ablation refers to minimally invasive procedures which entail the surgical excision of body tissues. Ablation procedures are gaining rapid popularity across the globe on account of the fact that they are used in minimally invasive ablation procedures. Lower risk of damage to tissues, lower risk of infection, quick recovery and cost effectiveness of ablation are some of the major drivers of this market. Minimally invasive medical procedures gain precedence over invasive procedures owing to the facts that the former includes relatively lower post procedural risks, shorter recovery time and hospital stays. A surge in the demand of minimally...

Radiofrequency Ablation Devices Market Analysis By Product (Capital, Reusable, Disposable), By Application (Surgical Oncology, Cardiology & Cardiac Rhythm Management, Pain management, Gynecology, Hypertension, Cosmetology) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

March 2014

Minimally invasive procedures that entail surgical excision of body tissues are termed as ablation. Ablation procedures are gaining rapid popularity globally due to the fact that they are used in minimally invasive ablation processes. Lower risk of damage to tissues, lower risk of infection, quick recovery and cost effectiveness of ablation are some of the major drivers of this market. Radiofrequency ablation refers to use of high frequency electromagnetic waves for generation of heat which is then used for various medical treatments. Radiofrequency ablation is widely used for treatments in the field of pain management, cosmetology,...

Incontinence and Ostomy Care Products Market Analysis By Product (Incontinence care, Absorbents, Incontinence bags, Ostomy care, Ostomy bags, Colostomy Bags, Ileostomy Bags,Urostomy Bags, Continent ileostomy Bags, Continent Urostomy Bags, Deodorants, Skin barriers, Irrigation products) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

January 2014

The inability to control the evacuation of body wastes (urine and feces) is referred to as incontinence. The presence of a large base of patients with unmet medical needs pertaining to incontinence will continue to drive the growth of this market. According to the WHO, incontinence affected 5% to 7% of the world’s population in 2012, with rising incidence rates of obesity and aging identified as two of the primary factors responsible for its high prevalence. In addition, it is reported that women are three times more susceptible to incontinence than men and therefore, dominate a large share of the target user/customer base. Incontinence products have experienced a low market penetration...

Bench-top Dental Autoclave Market Size, Key Players, Region, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts To 2020

Bench-top Dental Autoclave Market Size, Key Players, Region, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts To...

Bariatric Surgery Devices Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Bariatric surgeries refer to weight loss procedures performed via reducing the size of the stomach by using an implantable gastric band or an intragastric balloon or by reducing nutrient absorption via resecting and rerouting the small intestine into a stomach pouch. The target population for bariatric surgeries includes patients suffering from type 2 diabetes and obesity. The high global prevalence of obesity clubbed with a low success rate of physical exercises and diet in curbing obesity is the most significant growth driver of this market. Moreover, obesity significantly increases healthcare expenses (obesity increases healthcare expenses by approximately 7%) by triggering the prevalence rates of consequent diseases such as type-2 diabetes and hypertension. Rising prevalence of...

Injectable Drug Delivery Devices Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Injectable drug delivery devices are gaining rapid global acceptance. Growing global prevalence of target diseases such as diabetes, multiple sclerosis, Crohn’s disease, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, reproductive diseases and cancer coupled with rising patient awareness levels are two of the most significant growth drivers of this market. Moreover, rising per capita healthcare expenditure and the introduction of technologically advanced products such as self injectable devices and the introduction of manufacturing technologies working towards creating a user friendly product such as human factors engineering will drive the growth of the global injectable drug delivery devices market.  The presence of high...

Brain Monitoring Devices Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Brain monitoring devices are used to monitor and diagnose abnormal activities in the brain. Brain monitoring devices assist in monitoring electrical and neural activity in the brain. In addition, they help in monitoring the blood flow in the veins and arteries situated in the brain. Growing prevalence of target conditions such as neurological disorders, autoimmune and cardiovascular diseases across the world is the primary growth driver of the global brain monitoring devices market. The presence of high incidence rates of diseases leading to brain disorders such as epilepsy, Alzheimer’s disease, brain tumors and multiple sclerosis will also serve this market as high impact rendering drivers. According to the estimates of the WHO in 2011 the global...

Intraocular Lenses Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Intracoular lenses are artificial lenses which cater to patients with damaged natural lenses and in case of patients undergoing cataract removal surgeries. Growing global prevalence of cataract and the high presence of unmet medical needs especially in emerging and underdeveloped economies are two of the most significant growth drivers of this market. Moreover, the fact that global base of population over the age of 65 years will grow from 7% in 2000 to 16% in 2050 will trigger the incidence rates of cataract and therefore will serve the global intraocular lenses market as a driver. The introduction of technologically advanced products such as accommodative multifocal intraocular lenses and the preference shift from conventional intraocular lenses to...

Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS) Devices Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Intravascular ultrasound is an imaging technique which entails the use of a catheter with an ultrasound probe at its tip. This technique is used to view the blood vessels from the inside and the endothelium of blood vessels in living beings. The most significant uses of intravascular ultrasound involve atheroscelorosis imaging and the assessment of atheromatous plaque built up in the epicardial coronary artery. Intravascular ultrasound is also used during stenting procedures for an optimized and accurate outcome.  Cardiovascular diseases cause the highest number of deaths across the world. Rising prevalence of cardiovascular diseases coupled with the presence of high unmet medical needs in this disease segment is...