The surgical equipment or instruments are specially designed tools or devices used during a surgery or operation, such as modifying biological tissue, or to provide access for viewing it. Surgical equipment is used for a number of functions during surgical procedures such as making incisions, holding organs and tissues back, grasping certain tissue or skin, providing access to site of operation, coagulation of blood vessels and closing the wound by stitching or stapling. The most commonly used surgical equipment include sutures and staples, surgical handheld instruments (scalpels, forceps, retractors and scissors) and electrosurgical devices. Technological advancement, increasing number of surgical procedures, demand for minimally invasive procedures, geriatric population worldwide are some the key factors contributing to the growth of global surgical equipment market.
The global surgical equipment market report estimates the market size (Revenue US$ million – 2014 to 2021) for key market segments based on surgical equipment classes (surgical sutures and staples; handheld instruments such as forceps, retractors, scalpels, scissors; and electrosurgical devices) and forecasts growth trends (CAGR% – 2017 to 2021).
The global surgical equipment market report also provides the detailed market landscape, market drivers, restraints, opportunities), market attractiveness analysis and profiles of major competitors in the global market including company overview, financial snapshot, key products, technologies and services offered, and recent developments. The global surgical equipment market research report is divided by geography (regional and country based) into North America (U.S., Canada), Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Rest of LA), Europe (U.K., Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Rest of EU), Asia Pacific (Japan, China, India, Rest of APAC), and Rest of the World.
Major players operating in the global surgical equipment market and included in this report are Aspen Surgical Products, Inc., B. Braun Melsungen AG, CareFusion Corporation, Covidien plc, CONMED Corporation, ERBE Elektromedizin GmbH, Ethicon, Inc., Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation, KLS Martin LP, Medicon eG, and Stryker Corporation.