Orthopedics is a medical specialty that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders and injuries to the skeletal system and the muscles, joints and ligaments associated with it. The orthopedics market has emerged as one of the most vibrant industries in the medical equipment sector. In the recent past, the orthopedics industry has witnessed major private equity transactions, several notable mergers and innovative product launches. As such, the orthopedics market has been experiencing a growth rate of nearly 5% to 7% annually. Five market leaders currently dominate the global market, each with about $2 billion or more in annual sales. The purpose of this TriMark Publications report is to provide a detailed analysis of the global market for orthopedics. The product segments covered in study include: reconstructive devices, fracture repair, arthroscopy/tissue repair, spinal implants/instrumentation, orthobiologics and other orthopedic products. The study analyzes almost all of the companies known to be marketing, manufacturing or developing orthopedic products in the U.S. and worldwide. Each company is discussed in depth, with a section on its history, product line, business and marketing analysis, and a subjective commentary of the company's market position. Also provided in this review are detailed tables, charts and figures with past and projected sales data by geographic region for the U.S., EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa), Japan, the Pacific Rim, Canada and Latin America.
Table of Contents :
1. Overview 16 1.1 Statement of Report 16 1.2 Scope of the Report 18 1.3 Methodology 18 1.4 Executive Summary 20 2. An Overview of Selected Orthopedic Surgical Procedures and Products 22 2.1 Scope of this Chapter 22 2.2 Surgery for Hip Implants 22 2.2.1 Cemented Hip Implants 22 2.2.2 Porous Hip Implants 22 2.2.3 Preparing for Hip Implant Surgery 22
INDEX OF FIGURES Figure 2.1: Trends in Implant Price, Physician and Hospital Medicare Payment, 1991 and 2010 32 Figure 2.2: Trend in Total and Femoral Resurfacing Hip Procedures, 2005-2009 36 Figure 2.3: Percent Market Share of Coated Hip Stems by Company, 2009 38 Figure 2.4: Percent Market Share of Uncoated Femur/Poly Liner Constructs by Company, 2009 38
INDEX OF TABLES Table 2.1: Selected Hip Products from the Top Two Market Leaders 24 Table 2.2: The Most Common Large Joint Disorders: Disorders of the Hip 26 Table 2.3: The Available Viscosupplements in the Market 29 Table 2.4: Injections and Following Procedures, 2004 and 2005 30 Table 2.5: Cost of Synovial Injections 30