Research and Markets: MediPoint: Spinal Fusion - EU Analysis and Market Forecasts to 2020

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/t7r8v3/medipoint_spinal) has announced the addition of the "MediPoint: Spinal Fusion - EU Analysis and Market Forecasts" report to their offering.

The specific anatomical regions being operated on are covered, including cervical and thoracolumbar. Furthermore, this report analyzes the adoption of these implantables in single-, double-, and triple-level surgeries, creating the most comprehensive and accurate market valuations and coverage. The report analyzes how these surgical trends vary in the major markets in European Union including France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the United Kingdom (UK).

Key Topics Covered:

1 Tables & Figures

2 Introduction

3 Industry Overview

  • Spinal Plating Systems
  • Interbody Cages
  • Pedicle Screw Systems

4 Market Dynamics: Mergers, Acquisitions and Key Partnerships

  • Amedica Corporation Acquires US Spine
  • Alphatec Spine Acquires Scient'x Group
  • Biomet Acquires Lanx, Inc.
  • Globus Medical Acquires Facet Solutions
  • Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation Acquires SeaSpine, Inc.
  • Medtronic Acquires Advanced Medical Technologies and China's Kanghui
  • Nuvasive Acquires ANC
  • TranS1 Inc. Acquires Baxano Inc.

5 Unmet Needs

  • Improved Reimbursement Coverage for Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Lack of Definitive Methods to Determine Fusion Performance
  • Technological Developments in the Use of Long Fusions
  • Research and Development into Fusion Enhancers
  • Improve Osseointegration of Bone and Screw Interface

6 Market Opportunity Analysis

  • Develop Signature Minimally Invasive Technique
  • Market Minimally Invasive Training Opportunities to Fellowship Programs
  • Increased Collaboration of Medical Device Implants and Biologics
  • Develop a Device that Provides Real-Time Fusion Updates
  • Increased Customization of Spinal Implants to Patient Anatomy

7 Market Drivers

  • Aging Patient Populations
  • Growth in the Spinal Stenosis Indication
  • Gold Standard for Treating Spinal Instability and Degenerative Conditions
  • Treatment for a Variety of Indications
  • Preference for Minimally Invasive Techniques
  • Advances in Navigation Technology

8 Market Barriers

  • Incidence of Adjacent Segment Disease
  • Performance of Non-Fusion Technologies
  • Increased Scrutiny over Spinal Fusion's Necessity in the US
  • Restricted Reimbursement from Private Payers
  • Performance in Treating Axial Back Pain

9 Pipeline Assessment

10 Clinical Trial Analysis

11 Current and Future Players

  • Aesculap
  • Alphatec Spine
  • Amedica Corporation
  • Medtronic Spinal and Biologics
  • DePuy Spine
  • Globus Medical
  • K2M
  • Biomet
  • Stryker
  • Zimmer
  • Nuvasive
  • Orthofix
  • Integra LifeSciences

12 Market Outlook

13 Appendix

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Sector: Orthopedic Devices

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Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Orthopedic Devices