Navigation Links
Global Economic Meltdown - Is the European Cardiac Rhythm Management Market Spared?
Date:2/16/2009

LONDON, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Healthcare Group at Frost & Sullivan is pleased to announce its 2009 Quarterly Analyst Briefing Presentation on the European Cardiac Rhythm Management Market to be held on Wednesday, 25 February, 2009 at 4 p.m. GMT.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO)

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of premature death on a global scale and is projected to remain so in the near future. CVD encompasses coronary artery disease, hypertension, heart failure and cardiomyopathy. The mechanical failure of the heart due to CVD affects the conduction system of the heart. Depending on the level of malfunction, the manifestation of outcome varies from angina pectoris to ventricular arrhythmia.

Demographics such as the increasing baby-boomer population, sedentary lifestyle, and increased disorders such as obesity, diabetes, smoking and others often result in cardiovascular ailments like for example arrhythmia, congestive heart failure, cardiomyopathy, and atherosclerosis. Rising awareness for such ailments and potentially increasing diagnostics help to attract interest of the target population.

At the same time, the Western European industry for Cardiac Rhythm Management is facing a high degree of consolidation, which has led to strenuous competition. The major participants in the market try to acquire the smaller ones, making it difficult for the niche participants to survive. Brand loyalty of devices forms an additional factor that creates a hostile platform for new players entering the market, because customers are often loyal to their chosen brand which reflects in their repurchase behaviour.

Collaborative partnerships, together with technological innovations and scalability will therefore determine the future of this market.

Highlights of the Frost & Sullivan briefing include analyses of R&D investment, challenges and drivers of the Cardiac Rhythm Management Market, and reasons for stakeholders to invest in the medical device industry. The briefing will benefit medical device manufacturers, distributors and cardiologists.

"Despite the global economic meltdown, the Cardiac Rhythm Management industry has survived the tough weather owing to its pocket being deep enough to wield over," concludes SreeVidhya Praveenkumar, Research Associate from Frost & Sullivan.

Frost & Sullivan will hold this conference call at 4 p.m. GMT on Wednesday, 25 February, 2009, which will provide industry participants an outlook of the European Cardiac Rhythm Management Market. To participate, please email Katja Feick at katja.feick@frost.com with the following information: your full name, company name, title, telephone number, e-mail address, city, state, and country. Upon receipt of the above information, a registration link will be emailed to you.

Frost & Sullivan has expanded its flagship Global Congress on Corporate Growth - GIL Global - into several major cities around the world including London. For the first time ever in Europe, Frost & Sullivan will be hosting the Growth, Innovation and Leadership Congress 'GIL 2009: Europe' on 19-20 May, at the Sofitel St James in London. GIL Global is the industry's only event designed to support senior executives in their efforts to achieve sustainable, top-line growth. To register, obtain a programme agenda, explore sponsorship opportunities, or attend as a member of the media for GIL 2009: Europe, please contact Katja Feick, Corporate Communications Europe, at katja.feick@frost.com. One-on-One interviews with Frost & Sullivan senior growth consultants are also being scheduled. For more information you can also visit www.frost.com/giluk

Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership Company, partners with clients to accelerate their growth. The company's TEAM Research, Growth Consulting and Growth Team Membership empower clients to create a growth-focused culture that generates, evaluates and implements effective growth strategies. Frost & Sullivan employs over 45 years of experience in partnering with Global 1000 companies, emerging businesses and the investment community from more than 30 offices on six continents. For more information about Frost & Sullivan's Growth Partnerships, visit http://www.frost.com.

     Contact:
     Katja Feick
     Corporate Communications - Europe
     P: 0049 (0) 69 77 0 33 43
     F: 0049 (0) 69 23 45 66
     E: katja.feick@frost.com
     www.frost.com

'/>"/>
SOURCE Frost & Sullivan
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Big Arrow Group Expands Global Capabilities with Addition of Anne de Schweinitz
2. Nucletron and Advanced Radiation Therapy (ART) Jointly Announce a Global, Strategic Partnership to Offer AccuBoost(R) for Image-Guided Breast Irradiation
3. Global Med Technologies(R) Systems Now in All 50 States
4. Global Capacity Reports Momentum in Healthcare Market
5. Mercury in Fish is a Global Health Concern
6. Activplant Corporation Announces Global Agreement with GlaxoSmithKline
7. Covance to Present at the 2009 UBS Global Healthcare Services Conference
8. Optimal Readings to Present at 2009 UBS Global Healthcare Services Conference
9. Brookdale to Present at UBS Global Healthcare Services Conference February 10
10. MEDEX Global Group Cautions: Beware of Rabies When Abroad
11. Video: Pampers Together with Actress Salma Hayek Helps UNICEF Move Closer Toward Goal of Eliminating Deadly Tetanus Through Global One Pack = One Vaccine Campaign
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... Austin residents seeking Mohs ... College of Mohs Surgery and to Dr. Russell Peckham for medical and surgical dermatology. ... treatment for skin cancer. The selective fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery completed by Dr. ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... ... non-athletes recover from injury. Recently, he has implemented orthobiologic procedures as a method ... —Johnson is one of the first doctors to perform the treatment. Orthobiologics are ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Michigan (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... June ... about the dangers associated with chronic pain and the benefits of holistic treatments, ... individuals who are suffering with Sickle Cell Disease. , Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) is ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... CA (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Comfort ... the American Cancer Society and the Road To Recovery® program to drive cancer patients ... seniors and other adults to ensure the highest quality of life and ongoing independence. ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Puradigm® ... Group (TGIG), has initiated cultivation and processing operations at its production facility, and ... Nevada. , Puradigm is the manufacturer of a complete system of proactive air ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... -- Research and Markets has announced ... Applications, Technologies, Forecasts" report to their offering. ... Smart Skin, Structural Health Monitoring, Composite Smart Structures, ... involves electronic and/or electrical components and circuits that ... such as vehicle bodies or conformally placed upon ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... and SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. , June ... -based mobile pulmonary function testing company, is now able to ... devices developed by ndd Medical Technologies , Inc. ... done in hospital-based labs.  Thanks to ndd,s EasyOne PRO ® , ... , can get any needed testing done in the comfort of ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... 2016   Pulmatrix, Inc ., (NASDAQ: ... drugs, announced today that it was added to the ... its comprehensive set of U.S. and global equity indexes ... important milestone for Pulmatrix," said Chief Executive Officer ... our progress in developing drugs for crucial unmet medical ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: