Diagnostics
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Medtech is Dead. Long Live Medtech.

PatrickDriscoll - May 13, 2016

The old Chinese saying, “May you live in interesting times”, is often used as a curse (and likely originated as such), since interesting is oft synonymous with…

Diagnostics
245 views

Bioengineered Skin & Skin Substitutes in Wound Care

PatrickDriscoll - March 17, 2016

Bioengineered skin was developed because of the need to cover extensive burn injuries in patients who no longer had enough skin for grafting. Not so long ago,…

Diagnostics
175 views

Peripheral Arterial Disorders

PatrickDriscoll - March 7, 2016

Excerpt from, “Global Market Opportunities in Peripheral Arterial and Venous Stents, Forecast to 2020.” Report #V201. Excerpt from, “Global Market Opportunities in Peripheral Arterial and Venous Stents, Forecast to…

Medical Devices
156 views

Peripheral Stents Heading to Far East

PatrickDriscoll - February 17, 2016

Stents, still a common clinical option in coronary ischemia, have migrated peripherally anatomically and far eastward geographically. Their use in peripheral applications is gaining speed, particularly outside western…

Peripheral Vascular Stenting to 2020
Cardiology
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Cardiology
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Peripheral Vascular Stenting to 2020

PatrickDriscoll - February 10, 2016

First introduced about two decades ago as a bailout technique for suboptimal or failed iliac angioplasty, peripheral vascular stenting gradually emerged as a valuable and versatile tool…

Diagnostics
154 views

Forecasts for neurointerventions in acute stroke

PatrickDriscoll - February 2, 2016

Over the past two decades, one could witness the advent and significant expansion of the neurointerventional armamentarium targeting management of acute stroke. In mid-1990s, endovascular coiling embolization…

Technology
261 views

Three Key Forces Behind Startups and Investment in Medical Technology

PatrickDriscoll - December 6, 2015

We see three key forces underlying investment trends in medical technology: We see three key forces underlying investment trends in medical technology:The spectrum of competition has been broadened…

Sutures, Staples and Other Fading Technologies
Medical Innovations
335 views
Medical Innovations
335 views

Sutures, Staples and Other Fading Technologies

PatrickDriscoll - December 2, 2015

See Report #S192, “Worldwide Surgical Sealants, Glues, and Wound Closure Markets, 2013-2018”. See Report #S192, “Worldwide Surgical Sealants, Glues, and Wound Closure Markets, 2013-2018”.Sutures have been in…

Technology advances in spine surgery
Medical Innovations
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Medical Innovations
199 views

Technology advances in spine surgery

PatrickDriscoll - September 15, 2015

Manufacturers, clinicians and others focusing on technology advancement in spine surgery are not developing radical innovations, but are making enough incremental improvements in a number of ways…

Medical Devices
189 views

Vascular closure devices

PatrickDriscoll - September 6, 2015

[Vascular closure devices are among the products and technologies addressed in the MedMarket Diligence report, “Worldwide Surgical Sealants, Glues, and Wound Closure Markets, 2013-2018” (details), published October…