Uro-Gynecological Surgical Devices: A Global Strategic Business Report
San Jose, California (PRWEB) July 25, 2007
Worldwide demand for uro-gynecological surgical devices is likely to enhance with increasing acceptance of minimally invasive procedures, as alternative treatments to hysterectomy. Focus has now shifted towards development of surgical procedures that enable quick recovery with no/less post-operative complications. Endometrial Ablation is gaining prominence in the global market, as an effective treatment procedure for reducing heavy bleeding disorders in women. Becoming popular as a best option for hysterectomy, Endometrial Ablation procedures are considered safe, and can be performed on outpatient basis. The market is also riding on the numerous research and development activities that are aimed at providing advanced and improved products.
With two most populated countries in the region, China and India, the uro-gynecological surgical devices market in Asia-Pacific is likely to be significant over the next few years, as stated in a recent report published by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. Asia-Pacific uro-gynecological surgical devices market is projected to reach US$267 million by 2010. United States remains the single largest market, accounting for 40% of the global market. Endometrial Ablation devices market in the region is estimated at US$107 million for 2007. In Europe, Germany represents the largest market followed by France, Italy and UK. [Hysteroscope Systems market] in Europe is estimated at US$47.6 million for 2007. German urological surgical devices market is projected to reach US$63 million by 2010.
In the urological sector, manufacturers are innovating on the inclusion of retro pubic suspensions, sling procedures, and electrical simulation systems into their product portfolio, as these minimally invasive procedures are anticipated to offer considerable revenues over a longer period. Urological surgical devices market is expected to increase substantially with millions of women, worldwide, suffering from urological disorders. Demand is likely to be more for sling and suspension systems, and other related devices, with increasing number of procedures being performed every year only for incontinence.
Major players profiled in the study comprise Johnson & Johnson, ACMI, Boston Scientific Corp, Karl Storz Endoscope-America, Inc, and Richard Wolf Instruments. American Medical Systems, Boston Scientific Corporation, C.R. Bard together command over 70% share of the US market for Sling Systems. More than three-fourths of the US Market for Hysteroscope Systems is held by ACMI, CooperSurgical, Inc, and Johnson & Johnson.
The report titled "Uro-Gynecological Surgical Devices: A Global Strategic Business Report", published by Global Industry Analysts, Inc., provides a comprehensive insight into the prevailing trends, reimbursement issues, and industry activities affecting the market. Product Group/Segment analyzed in the study include- Urological Surgical Devices (Sling & Suspension Devices, and Other Urological Devices), Gynecological Surgical Devices (Endometrial Ablation Devices, Endoscopes, Hysteroscope Systems, Fluid Management Systems, and Other Gynecological Devices). The study highlights changing demographic structure, and common gynecological disorders in women, along with the surgical procedures, and incidence rates. Further, the report discusses market majors focusing on the development of surgical procedures that enable quick recovery, with no/less post-operative complications. Recent strategic corporate activity and product approvals/introductions of major market participants also form part of the study.
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