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Wound Care, 3rd Edition, Vol. II: Burns

The aging of the population and continued advances in biotechnology drive the multi-billion dollar wound care industry globally. Besides the always-improving synthetic dressing materials, newer technologies in wound treatment include the xenogeneic tissue scaffold, bilayered human dermal substitutes, recombinant growth factors, endoscopic subfascial ligation of venous perforators, and endovascular arterial repair techniques.

The 3rd edition of Kalorama Information's popular Wound Care Markets series, Volume II: Burns details total manufacturers’ revenues, forecasts and developments for the following product categories:

  • Anti-infectives
  • Burn Injury Management, including:
    • Wound Cleaners
    • Debridement
    • Silver Dressings
  • Moist Dressings, including:
    • Alginates
    • Films
    • Foams
    • Hydrocolloids
    • Hydrogels
  • Biological Dressings, including:
    • Artificial Skin
    • Collagen
  • Pressure Relief
  • Miscellaneous Treatments
For each segment, the report includes the following:
  • Current Market Size
  • Historical Data (2001-2005)
  • Revenue Forecasts (2007-2011)
  • Review of major products.
  • Industry Developments
  • Competitive Market Share
The information and analysis presented in this report are based on an extensive survey of senior management in the world wound care for burns industry. Background information was obtained from a comprehensive search of published literature and reports obtained from various government, business, medical trade, and international journals.

Key information from published literature was used to conduct interviews with over 27 industry executives and product managers to validate and obtain expert opinion on current and future trends in the wound care industry. Interviews were also used to confirm and/or adjust market size and market share estimates, as well as in formulating market projections. All market data pertains to the U.S. market at the manufacturers’ level. Data are expressed in current U.S. dollars. The base year for data was 2006. Historical data are provided for each of the years 2001 through 2011, and forecast data are provided for each of the years 2006 through 2011.

Historical, base year, and forecast data are provided for each market segment. Market shares are provided for each market segment for the 2006 base year.


  • Executive Summary
    • SCOPE AND METHODOLOGY
    • SIZE AND GROWTH OF THE MARKET
      • Table Burns Revenues by Segment (Anti-infectives, Burn Injury Management, Moist Dressings, Biological Dressings, Pressure Relief Devices, Miscellaneous Burn Treatments) 2001-2011
    • TRENDS AFFECTING THE MARKET
    • COMPETITIVE OUTLOOK
  • Introduction and Overview
    • FUNCTIONS OF SKIN
    • NORMAL INTEGUMENT
      • Epidermis
      • Dermis
      • Subcutaneous Tissue
    • EFFECTS OF AGING ON THE INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM
    • TYPES OF WOUND HEALING
    • DEFENSE AGAINST INJURY
      • Mononuclear Phagocyte System
      • Inflammatory Response
    • WOUND HEALING PROCESS
      • Primary Intention
      • Secondary Intention
      • Tertiary Intention
    • DELAYS OF WOUND HEALING
    • COMPLICATIONS OF WOUND HEALING
      • Hypertrophic Scars and Keloid Formation
      • Contracture
      • Dehiscence
      • Excess Granulation Tissue
      • Adhesions
    • PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF BURNS
      • Local Response
    • INCIDENCE AND MORTALITY
  • Types and Classifications of Burns
    • THERMAL INJURY
    • CHEMICAL INJURY
    • ELECTRICAL INJURY
    • DEPTH CLASSIFICATION
      • First-Degree Burns
      • Superficial Partial-Thickness Burns (Second-Degree)
      • Deep Partial Thickness Burns
      • Full-Thickness Burns (Third and Fourth-Degree)
    • SEVERITY AND EXTENT OF BURNS
      • Table Burn Classification and Assessment Criteria
  • Treatment Segments
    • ANTI-INFECTIVES
      • Overview
        • Table Selected Brand Name Anti-infectives (Products, Active Ingredient, Manufacturer)
      • Market Segment Conclusion
        • Table The World Market for Anti-Infectives for Burns 2001-2011
      • Competitive Summary
        • Table Anti-Infectives Market Competitor Summary Revenues and Market Share by Supplier, 2006
    • BURN INJURY MANAGEMENT
      • Cleansing
        • Table Toxicity Index for Selected Wound Cleansers (Manufacturer, Product, Dilution Ratio)
        • Table Selected Cleansing Agents, Manufacturers, and Cost
      • Debridement
        • Table Selected Debridement Agents
      • Composite Dressings
        • Table Selected Composite Burn Dressings and Manufacturers
      • Market Segment Conclusion
        • Table World Market for Burn Management Products Revenues by Segment (Cleansing, Debridement, Silver Dressings) 2001-2011
      • Competitive Summary
        • Table Burn Injury Management Market Competitor Summary Revenues and Market Share by Supplier 2006
    • MOIST DRESSINGS
      • Alginates
        • Table Selected Manufacturers and Alginate Products
      • Hydrocolloids
        • Table Selected Hydrocolloid Products and Manufacturers
      • Hydrogels
        • Table Selected Hydrogel Products and Manufacturers
      • Films
        • Table Selected Films and Manufacturers
      • Foams
        • Table Selected Foam Manufacturers, Products and Cost
      • Market Segment Conclusion
        • Table World Market for Moist Dressing for Burns Revenues by Segment (Alginates, Hydrocolloids, Hydrogels, Films, Foams) 2001-2011
      • Competitive Summary
        • Table Burns: Moist Dressing Market Competitor Summary Revenues and Market Share by Supplier (Supplier, Market Share, Revenues) 2006
    • BIOLOGICAL DRESSINGS
      • Artificial Skin
        • Table Selected Artificial Skin Products and Manufacturers
      • Collagen
        • Table Selected Collagen Products and Manufacturers
      • Market Segment Conclusion
        • Table World Market for Biological Dressings for Burns Revenues by Segment (Artificial Skins, Collagens) 2001-2011
      • Competitive Summary
        • Table Biological Dressing Market Competitor Summary Revenues and Market Share by Supplier 2006
    • PRESSURE RELIEF DEVICES
      • Overview
        • Table Various Types of Mattresses-Advantages and Disadvantages
        • Table Selected Pressure Relief Equipment Manufacturers and Products
      • Market Segment Conclusion
        • Table Burn Pressure Relief Market Segment Summary Revenues, 2001-2011
      • Competitive Summary
        • Table Pressure Relief Device Market Competitor Summary Revenues and Market Share by Supplier 2006
    • MISCELLANEOUS BURN TREATMENTS
      • Electrical Stimulation
      • Ultraviolet
      • Oxygen and Hyperbaric Oxygen
      • Mechanically Assisted Devices
      • Whirlpool Therapy
      • Market Segment Conclusion
        • Table Miscellaneous Burn Treatment Market Segment Summary Revenues 2001-2009
      • Competitive Summary
        • Table Miscellaneous Burn Treatment Market Competitor Summary Revenues and Market Share by Supplier 2006
  • Market Summary and Competitive Analysis
    • Table Revenues by Segment (Anti-infectives, Burn Injury Management, Moist Dressings, Biological Dressings, Pressure Relief Devices, Miscellaneous Burn Treatments) 2001-2011
    • Table Burn Revenues by Segment (Anti-infectives, Burn Injury Management, Moist Dressings, Biological Dressings, Pressure Relief Devices, Miscellaneous Burn Treatments) 2001-2011
    • Table Worldwide Wound Care Revenues by Region, 2006
    • COMPETITIVE ANALYSIS
      • Table Leading Competitors in Burn Wound Care by Segments of Participation, 2006
      • Table The World Burn Market Revenues and Market Share by Supplier 2006
    • MARKET ANALYSIS
  • Industry Developments
    • GROWTH FACTORS
    • REGULATION OF ADVANCED MEDICINAL PRODUCTS
    • NEW PRODUCTS
    • REIMBURSEMENT
    • EFFECTS OF HORMONES ON BURN HEALING
    • NOVEL TREATMENTS
    • IN DEVELOPMENT
      • Debrase
      • Thymosin Beta 4
      • HB107 Peptide
      • HB50
      • LyphoDerm
      • CGX-513
      • Others
    • BURN CENTERS
    • TELEMEDICINE AND BURN TREATMENT
    • NUTRITION AND BURNS
    • DEMOGRAPHICS,INCIDENCE
      • Table Global and U.S. Population by Age and Gender, 2001, 2006, and 2011
      • Table Global and U.S. Yearly Incidence of Burns by Type
  • Company Profiles
    • OVERVIEW
    • 3M HEALTH CARE
    • ADVANCED BIOHEALING
    • BERTEK PHARMACEUTICALS,INC.(MYLAN)
    • CARRINGTON LABORATORIES,INC.
    • CONVATEC,LTD.
    • DERMA SCIENCES
    • GLAXOSMITHKLINE PLC
    • HEALTHPOINT,LTD.
    • HILL-ROM COMPANY,INC.
    • JOHNSON &JOHNSON
    • KINETIC CONCEPTS,INC.
    • MEDLINE INDUSTRIES
    • MOLNLYCKE HEALTHCARE
    • PFIZER,INC.
    • SMITH &NEPHEW, PLC
  • Selected List of Burn Centers in the United States
  • Company Directory

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