This new report by Medtech Insight presents a detailed overview of the U.S. traditional and emerging wound closure products market. Major topics covered by this report include a an overview of the physiology of wound closure; a discussion of traditional wound closure products such as sutures, stapling products, and wound closure strips; a discussion of emerging wound closure products such as surgical sealants and glues, energy-based closure devices, automated suturing devices, and negative pressure wound therapy products; and analyses of the sales and leading competitors in each of these markets.
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY i. Wound Closure ii. Wound Types a. Incidence of Major Wound Types iii. Traditional Wound Closure Products Market a. Sutures b. Surgical Stapling Products c. Wound Closure Strips d. Market Analysis iv. Emerging Wound Closure Products Market a. Surgical Sealants and Glues b. Energy-Based Wound Closure Products c. Automated Suturing Devices d. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Products e. Market Analysis v. Combined Market Forecast Exhibit ES-1: Phases of the Wound Closure Process Exhibit ES-2: 2006, Inpatient Surgery, Procedure Volumes Exhibit ES-3: 2007, Incidence of Major Wound Types Exhibit ES-4: Traditional Wound Closure Products, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 Exhibit ES-5: Emerging Wound Closure Products, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 Exhibit ES-6: Wound Closure Products, Combined Market Forecast, 2008-2013 1. CLINICAL ISSUES IN WOUND MANAGEMENT 1.1 Physiology of Wound Closure 1.1.1 Layers of the Skin and Supporting Structures 22.214.171.124 Epidermis 126.96.36.199 Dermis 188.8.131.52 Subcutaneous Tissue 184.108.40.206 Fascia 220.127.116.11 Muscle 18.104.22.168 Bone 1.1.2 Wound Closure Process 22.214.171.124 Hemostasis 126.96.36.199 Inflammation 188.8.131.52 Proliferation 184.108.40.206 Remodeling Phase 1.2 Factors Affecting Wound Closure 1.2.1 Extrinsic Factors 220.127.116.11 Desiccation 18.104.22.168 Hydration 22.214.171.124 Infection 126.96.36.199 Maceration 188.8.131.52 Medication and Other Treatment Modalities 184.108.40.206 Necrotic Tissue and Debris 220.127.116.11 Oxygenation 18.104.22.168 Stress 22.214.171.124 Temperature 126.96.36.199 Wound Creation and Depth 188.8.131.52 Wound Closure Techniques 184.108.40.206 Other Extrinsic Factors 1.2.2 Intrinsic Factors 220.127.116.11 Body Build 18.104.22.168 Chronic Illness and Age 22.214.171.124 Nutrition 1.2.3 Complications of Wound Healing 126.96.36.199 Bleeding 188.8.131.52 Scarring 1.3 Major Wound Types 1.3.1 Amputation 1.3.2 Arterial Ulcers 1.3.3 Burns 1.3.4 Diabetic Ulcers 1.3.5 Pressure Ulcers 1.3.6 Surgical Wounds 1.3.7 Traumatic Wounds 1.3.8 Venous Ulcers 1.4 Incidence of Major Wound Types Exhibit 1-1: The Skin's Layers and Supporting Structures Exhibit 1-2: Phases of the Wound Closure Process Exhibit 1-3: Intrinsic and Extrinsic Factors Affecting Wound Closure Exhibit 1-4: Major Wound Types, by Cause Exhibit 1-5: Stages of Burn Wounds Exhibit 1-6: Stages of Pressure Ulcers Exhibit 1-7: 2006, Inpatient Surgery, Procedure Volumes Exhibit 1-8: 2007, Incidence of Major Wound Types 2. TRADITIONAL WOUND CLOSURE PRODUCTS MARKET 2.1 Sutures 2.1.1 Types 184.108.40.206 Monofilament and Multifilament 220.127.116.11 Nonresorbable 18.104.22.168 Resorbable 22.214.171.124 Antimicrobial 2.1.2 Products 2.1.3 Market Analysis 2.1.4 Competitive Analysis 2.2 Stapling Products 2.2.1 Types 2.2.2 Products 2.2.3 Market Analysis 2.2.4 Competitive Analysis 2.3 Wound Closure Strips 2.3.1 Products 2.3.2 Market Analysis 2.3.3 Competitive Analysis 2.4 Combined Market Analysis Exhibit 2-1: 2009, Selected Sutures Exhibit 2-2: Sutures, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 Exhibit 2-3: 2008, Sutures Market, Share by Supplier Exhibit 2-4: 2009, Selected Surgical Staplers Exhibit 2-5: Surgical Stapling Products, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 Exhibit 2-6: 2008, Surgical Stapling Products Market, Share by Supplier Exhibit 2-7: 2009, Selected Wound Closure Strips Exhibit 2-8: Wound Closure Strips, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 Exhibit 2-9: 2008, Wound Closure Strips Market, Share by Supplier Exhibit 2-10: Traditional Wound Closure Products, Combined Market Forecast, 2008-2013 3. EMERGING WOUND CLOSURE PRODUCTS MARKET 3.1 Surgical Sealants and Glues 3.1.1 Applications 126.96.36.199 Cardiac and Vascular Surgery 188.8.131.52 General Surgery 184.108.40.206 Thoracic Surgery 220.127.116.11 Aesthetic and Otolaryngologic Surgery 18.104.22.168 Neurologic and Spine Surgery 3.1.2 Fibrin Sealants 22.214.171.124 Composition 126.96.36.199 Application Methods 3.1.3 Autologous-Processed Sealants 3.1.4 Collagen- and Albumin-Based Sealants 3.1.5 Cyanoacrylate-Based Sealants 3.1.6 Polymer-Based Sealants 3.1.7 Market Analysis 3.1.8 Competitive Analysis 3.2 Energy-Based Wound Closure Products 3.2.1 Radiofrequency Closure 188.8.131.52 Monopolar/Bipolar 3.2.2 Ultrasonic Closure 3.2.3 Thermal Closure 3.2.4 Market Analysis 3.2.5 Competitive Analysis 3.3 Automated Suturing Devices 3.3.1 Market Analysis 3.3.2 Competitive Analysis 3.4 Negative Pressure Wound Therapy 3.4.1 Market Analysis 3.4.2 Competitive Analysis 3.5 Combined Market Analysis Exhibit 3-1: Modes of Action for Surgical Sealants and Glues Exhibit 3-2: Comparison of Biological and Synthetic Sealants Exhibit 3-3: Usage of Surgical Sealants and Glues, by Specialty Exhibit 3-4: Major Applications for Surgical Sealants and Glues in Cardiac and Vascular Surgery Exhibit 3-5: Major Applications for Surgical Sealants and Glues in General Surgery Exhibit 3-6: Major Applications for Surgical Sealants and Glues in Thoracic Surgery Exhibit 3-7: 2009, Selected Surgical Sealants and Glues Exhibit 3-8: Surgical Sealants and Glues, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 Exhibit 3-9: 2008, Surgical Sealants and Glues Market, Share by Supplier Exhibit 3-10: Effects of Temperature on Collagenous Tissue Exhibit 3-11: 2009, Selected Energy-Based Closure Devices Exhibit 3-12: Energy-Based Closure Devices, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 Exhibit 3-13: 2008, Energy-Based Closure Devices Market, Share by Supplier Exhibit 3-14: 2009, Selected Automated Suturing Devices Exhibit 3-15: Automated Suturing Devices, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 Exhibit 3-16: 2008, Automated Suturing Devices Market, Share by Supplier Exhibit 3-17: 2009, Selected Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Systems Exhibit 3-18: Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Products, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 Exhibit 3-19: 2008, Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Products Market, Share by Supplier Exhibit 3-20: Emerging Wound Closure Products, Combined Market Forecast, 2008-2013 4. COMPANY PROFILES 4.1 3M Health Care/3M Company 4.2 ArthroCare Corporation 4.3 C.R. Bard, Inc. 4.4 Baxter International, Inc. 4.5 Biomet, Inc. 4.6 ConMed Corporation 4.7 Covidien LTD 4.8 CryoLife, Inc. 9 4.9 Derma Sciences, Inc. 4.10 Ethicon, Inc./Johnson & Johnson 4.11 Gyrus ACMI/Olympus America, Inc/Olympus Corporation 4.12 Kinetic Concepts, Inc. 4.13 Smith & Nephew PLC APPENDIX: COMPANY LISTING