This report forecasts US cardiac implant demand in US dollars at the manufacturers' level to 2020. Total demand is segmented by product in terms of: implantable cardioverter defibrillators, implantable cardiac pacemakers, cardiac resynchronization therapy, pacing leads and accessories, coronary stents, peripheral stents, stent-related implants, heart valves and accessories, ventricular-assist devices, and implantable heart monitors.
To illustrate historical trends, total demand and the various segments are reported at five-year intervals for 2005, 2010, and 2015. Total medical implant demand is provided in an annual series from 2005 to 2015. A Market Environment section provides pertinent background on historical trends, key economic indicators, regulation, and cardiovascular implant procedures. A Segmentation and Forecasts section defines products, discusses market drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each product segment over the forecast period.
Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading firms competing in the US market. An introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 28-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.