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Medical Devices Megatrends To 2050: Big Data Fundamental To Widespread Change – Research and Markets

June 20, 2016
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Medical Industry Week Issue 795” report to their offering.

Medical device manufacturers are faced with a number of market access challenges, including an increasing trend towards health technology assessment (HTA) and the need to demonstrate value for money as well as clinical benefit in order to qualify for reimbursement funding. For health payers, cost-containment has long been an issue with regard to pharmaceuticals.

However, various pricing and reimbursement controls for pharmaceuticals have become well established and payers are turning their attention to medical devices.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Agreement News

  • Collaborations To Accelerate Development In Medical Device Sector
  • Hitachi/Redlen To Co-Develop Next-Generation Medical PCCT System
  • Cardiac Science Wins Powerheart G3 Plus Supply Contract In Chile
  • MedCom/Hitachi Enter Distribution Deal For BiopSee In Europe
  • Corin Enters Distribution Partnership For Intellijoint HIP In Australia
  • SpineGuard/OrthoPediatrics Enter PediGuard Paediatric Distribution Deal

2. Corporate News

  • Canon To Prosper From Toshiba’s Downfall
  • Vectura To Undergo All Share Merger With Skyepharma
  • MoM Litigation Fallout Will Continue For DePuy Synthes
  • LeMaitre Vascular Continues With Inorganic Growth Strategy
  • Three Takeaways From J&J Strategy Announcement
  • Varian Opens Imaging Components Service Centre In China

3. Product News

  • Hatch Medical To Broker Hydra Balloon Catheter System
  • First Patient Treated With CorMatrix ECM Tricuspid Valve In US
  • AliveCor Offers Kardia EKG Band For Apple Watch
  • US Marketing Clearance For Opsens’ OptoWire II
  • Nemaura Gains CE Approval Notification For sugarBEAT CGM System
  • Dexcom G5 Mobile CGM System Now Support Apple Watch
  • Drug Delivery Market To Facilitate Patient Compliance
  • FDA Clears Aurora’s Navik 3D Cardiac Mapping System
  • FDA Advisory Committee Votes In Favour Of Abbott’s Absorb Stent
  • FDA Clears CardiacAssist’s TandemLung Oxygenator
  • Edwards Lifesciences’ Sapien 3 Heart Valve Approved In Japan
  • CE Mark Approval For Silk Road’s Enroute Transcarotid NPS
  • Vycor’s VBASMini Launched In US
  • Olympus Updates 160F/VF Duodenoscope Models Labelling
  • da Vinci Xi Surgical System Granted US Marketing Clearance
  • Analogic’s bk3500 Ultrasound System Launched Globally
  • FDA Clears PneumaCare’s Thora-3DI Imaging Device
  • KFDA Clears SRS Medical Spanner Prostate Stent
  • FDA Clearance For Olea Sphere 3.0 Medical Imaging Software
  • Stentys Xposition S Stent Secures CE Marking

4. R&D

  • Market For Alternative Obesity Devices To Remain Undeterred
  • Clarius Medical Health Targets Affordability
  • RPL554 Phase IIa Dose-Finding Study Yields Positive Headline Data
  • Paediatric Advair Diskus LABA Safety Study Meets Primary Endpoint

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