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Spine Surgery Map

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Spine surgery is a broad area of clinical practice encompassing treatments for many different conditions encompassing degenerative disc and other spinal diseases, congenital and adult spinal deformities, autoimmune diseases of the spine, and the many different conditions of spinal trauma.

Therefore, the range of approaches to addressing spine disease and trauma is equally broad.

Spine surgery is a broad area of clinical practice encompassing treatments for many different conditions encompassing degenerative disc and other spinal diseases, congenital and adult spinal deformities, autoimmune diseases of the spine, and the many different conditions of spinal trauma.

Therefore, the range of approaches to addressing spine disease and trauma is equally broad.

Below is a rough outline of spine surgery treatments, drawn from our 2011 Worldwide Spine Surgery report:

Source: MedMarket Diligence Report #M520.

     

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I serve the interests of medical technology company decision-makers, venture-capitalists, and others with interests in medtech producing worldwide analyses of medical technology markets for my audience of mostly medical technology companies (but also rapidly growing audience of biotech, VC, and other healthcare decision-makers). I have a small staff and go to my industry insiders (or find new ones as needed) to produce detailed, reality-grounded analyses of current and potential markets and opportunities. I am principally interested in those core clinical applications served by medical devices, which are expanding to include biomaterials, drug-device hybrids and other non-device technologies either competing head-on with devices or being integrated with devices in product development. The effort and pain of making every analysis global in scope is rewarded by my audience's loyalty, since in the vast majority of cases they too have global scope in their businesses. Specialties: Business analysis through syndicated reports, and select custom engagements, on medical technology applications and markets in general/abdominal/thoracic surgery, interventional cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery, patient monitoring/management, wound management, cell therapy, tissue engineering, gene therapy, nanotechnology, and others.
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