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Global Kidney Stone Management Devices Industry
Date:9/8/2011

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Global Kidney Stone Management Devices Industry

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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Kidney Stone Management Devices in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Lithotripsy Devices/Lithotripters, Stone Removal Devices, and Ureteral Stents. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period of 2009 through 2017. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 43 companies including many key and niche players such as Boston Scientific Corporation, Bard Medical Division, Cook Medical, DirexGroup, Dornier MedTech, EDAP TMS SA, Electro Medical Systems (EMS) SA, Lumenis Ltd., New Star Lasers, Inc., Olympus Medical Systems Corp., Richard Wolf GmbH, Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc., Storz Medical AG, and United Medical Systems, Inc. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are mostly extracted from URL research and reported select online sources.

1. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS 1

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations 1

Disclaimers 2

Data Interpretation & Reporting Level 2

Quantitative Techniques & Analytics 3

Product Definitions and Scope of Study 3

Lithotripsy Devices/Lithotripters 4

Stone Removal Devices 4

Ureteral Stents 4

2. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW 5

Increasing Global Incidence of Urolithiasis Drives Kidney

Stone Management Devices Market 5

Emerging Countries Bode Higher Growth Prospects 5

Market Drivers at a Glance 6

Market Restraints - A Snapshot 7

Incidence and Prevalence of Urolithiasis Rises Worldwide 7

Altering Landscape in the Global Kidney Stone Management Space 7

Significant Advances Dot Urolithiasis Treatment Arena 8

Available Treatment Modalities 8

A Brief Comparison of Techniques 8

Selection of Apposite Technique 9

Minimally Invasive and Non-Invasive Procedures Hog the Limelight 9

Extracorporeal Lithotripsy Dominates the Market 10

Intracorporeal Procedures Gain Popularity 10

Economics Define Demand for Lithotripters in Developing Countries 11

High Variability Exists in Device & Procedural Costs Worldwide 11

Radiologists Address Rising Expectations for Evaluation of

Kidney Stones 11

Computed Tomography - A Major Technology in Evaluation of Stones 12

Competitive Landscape 12

3. EXTRACORPOREAL SHOCK WAVE LITHOTRIPSY (ESWL) 13

ESWL - The Gold Standard in Kidney Stone Treatment 13

Major Indications and Contra-Indications of ESWL 13

Non-Invasive Nature - A Major Driver for ESWL 13

Evolution Stalls in Efficacy of ESWL Technology 14

ESWL Market Typifies Intensified Competition 14

Electroconductive Technology - A New Breakthrough in Shock

Wave Therapy 14

4. INTRACORPOREAL LITHOTRIPSY 15

Efficacy Gains in Tools for Endourological Procedures Continue 15

Major Indications of Ureteroscopic Procedures 15

Size and Modality Advances Feature in New Pneumatic

Lithotripsy Devices 15

Advanced Ultrasonic Devices Overcome Bottlenecks in

Traditional Devices 16

Electrohydraulic Lithotripsy Fares Below New Modalities 16

Technological Advances in Ureteroscopes Engender Superior

Treatment Capabilities 16

Holmium Laser Market to Surge 17

High Versatility Typifies Laser Lithotripsy 17

Advances in Laser Technology Redefines Treatment Capabilities 18

5. PERCUTANEOUS NEPHROLITHOTOMY (PCNL) 19

Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy - Ideal Procedure for Removal of

Large Stones 19

Select PCNL Devices and Nephroscopes 19

Mini-Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy - A New Technique for

Smaller Stones 19

Comparative Analysis of Lithotripters in PCNL 20

Novel Nephroscopes Drive Efficacy in PCNL 20

Select Novel Stone Handling Devices 21

Matrix Agents and Sealants Yet to Prove Clinical Efficiency 21

6. STONE MANAGEMENT DEVICE ACCESSORIES 23

Stone Extracting Equipment Witnesses Advances 23

Rising Demand for Intracorporeal Lithotripters Drives Demand

for Accessories 23

Ureteral Stents - A Major Accessory in Kidney Stone Management 23

Ureteral Stent Demand Rises 23

Synthetic Polymers - The Most Common Biomaterial Used in

Ureteral Stents 24

Design Advances to Minimize Morbidity 24

Ureteral Stent Use in ESWL, Mired with Controversies 24

Drug Eluting & Drug Coated Stents - The Future of Ureteral

Stents? 25

Table 1: Major Players in the Global Basket Retrieval and

Stents Market (2008): Market Share Breakdown for Boston

Scientific, CR Bard, Cook Medical, and Others (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 25

7. KIDNEY STONE DISEASE - AN INSIGHT 26

An Introduction to Kidney Stone Disease 26

Causes of Kidney Stone Disease 26

Types of Kidney Stones 27

Oxalate 27

Phosphate 27

Uric Acid & Urate 27

Cystine 27

Rare/Uncommon Stone Types 27

8. KIDNEY STONE TREATMENT - AN OVERVIEW 28

Surgery 28

Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy 28

ESWL-A Breakthrough in Kidney Stone Therapy 29

Intracorporeal Lithotripsy 30

Types of Intracorporeal Lithotripters 30

Electrohydraulic Lithotripsy (EHL) 30

Laser Lithotripsy 31

Types of Laser Lithotripters 31

Holmium Laser Lithotripsy 31

Pulsed-Dye Laser 31

Alexandrite Lasers 32

Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy 32

Factors Affecting Choice of Lithotripsy 32

Factors Affecting Choice of Lithotripters 32

Conventional Medicines for Kidney Stones 33

Calcium Stones 33

Uric Acid Stones 33

Cystine Stones 33

Struvite Stones 34

Natural Remedies 34

Complementary Therapy 34

9. SELECT PRODUCT APPROVALS/LAUNCHES 35

EDAP Obtains Japanese Approval for Sonolith i-Move Lithotripter 35

EDAP Secures European Approval for Sonolith i-Move 35

EDAP Obtains Approval for Sonolith i-move in Korea 35

EDAP Obtains Clearance for Sonolith I-Sys in Japan 35

Dorset County Hospital Expands Kidney Stones Treatment Options 36

Percutaneous Systems Launches Accordion CoAx Stone Control Device 36

Pluromed Obtains FDA Approval for BackStop™ 36

Cook Medical Introduces Odyssey 30 Holmium Laser System 37

Cook Medical Launches NGage™ Nitinol Stone Extractor 37

HealthTronics Unveils New LithoDiamond Ultra Lithotripter 37

10. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY 39

EDAP Strengthens Sales Force in Japan 39

EDAP Inks Exclusive Distribution Pact with Lumenis 39

LMA Outlicenses LMA Stonebreaker™ IP to Cook Medical 39

Endo Pharmaceuticals Acquires HealthTronics 39

Pluromed and Boston Scientific Enter Distribution Agreement 40

Viet-Han to Establish Medical Equipment Production Facility in

Hanoi, Vietnam 40

Direx Systems Introduces the Duet Magna Lithotripter 41

HealthTronics Selects Sonolith I-Sys Equipment of EDAP 41

RG Stone Establishes Urology Centre in Gurgaon, India 41

11. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS 42

Boston Scientific Corporation (US) 42

Bard Medical Division (US) 42

Cook Medical (USA) 42

DirexGroup (Germany) 43

Dornier MedTech (Germany) 44

EDAP TMS SA (France) 44

Electro Medical Systems (EMS) SA (Switzerland) 44

Lumenis Ltd. (Israel) 45

New Star Lasers, Inc. (US) 45

Olympus Medical Systems Corp. (Japan) 46

Richard Wolf GmbH (Germany) 46

Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. (US) 46

Storz Medical AG (Switzerland) 47

United Medical Systems, Inc. (US) 47

12. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE 48

Table 2: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Kidney Stone Management Devices by Geographic Region - US,

Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Latin

America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in

US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 48

Table 3: World Historic Review for Kidney Stone Management

Devices by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Latin America Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$ Million for

Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 49

Table 4: World 15-Year Perspective for Kidney Stone Management

Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Share Breakdown of

Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,

Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2003, 2010

and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 50

13. THE UNITED STATES 51

A.Market Analysis 51

Current & Future Analysis 51

Table 5: Urinary Calculus Incidence by Type in the US:

Percentage Breakdown of Incidence for Calcium Oxalate +

Phosphate, Calcium Oxalate, Magnesium Ammonium Phosphate,

Uric Acid, Cystine and Others (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 51

Alternative Procedures Gain Popularity, As SWL Loses Sheen 52

Safety Concerns Mar SWL's Popularity 52

Advancements in Ureteroscopy Devices Set Stage for Higher

Adoption 52

Robotics to Make a Mark in Kidney Stone Management 53

Physician Ownership in Ambulatory Centers to Surge Stone

Surgery Volumes 53

Global Warming to Expand US Kidney-Stone Belt 53

US Ureteral Stents Market 53

Reimbursement Scenario 54

Table 6: US National Medicare Average Reimbursement for

Select Lithotripsy Procedures 54

Product Approvals/Launches 54

Strategic Corporate Developments 56

Focus on Select Major Players 57

B.Market Analytics 60

Table 7: The US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Kidney Stone Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual

Demand in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 60

Table 8: The US Historic Review for Kidney Stone Management

Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$ Million

for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 61

14. CANADA 62

Market Analysis 62

Table 9: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Kidney Stone Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual

Demand in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 62

Table 10: Canadian Historic Review for Kidney Stone

Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$

Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 63

15. JAPAN 64

A.Market Analysis 64

Current & Future Analysis 64

Table 11: Urinary Calculus Incidence by Type in Japan:

Percentage Breakdown of Incidence for Calcium Oxalate +

Phosphate, Magnesium Ammonium Phosphate, Calcium Oxalate,

Uric Acid, Cystine and Others (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 64

Product Approval 64

Strategic Corporate Developments 65

Olympus Medical Systems Corp. - A Key Japanese Player 65

B.Market Analytics 66

Table 12: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Kidney Stone Management Devices Market Analyzed with

Annual Demand in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 66

Table 13: Japanese Historic Review for Kidney Stone

Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$

Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 66

16. EUROPE 67

A.Market Analysis 67

Current & Future Analysis 67

B.Market Analytics 68

Table 14: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Kidney Stone Management Devices by Geographic Region -

France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$

Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 68

Table 15: European Historic Review for Kidney Stone

Management Devices by Geographic Region - France, Germany,

Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$ Million for

Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 69

Table 16: European 15-Year Perspective for Kidney Stone

Management Devices by Geographic Region - Percentage Share

Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK,

Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2003,

2010 and 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 70

16a. FRANCE 71

A.Market Analysis 71

Current & Future Analysis 71

Product Approval 71

Strategic Corporate Development 71

EDAP TMS SA - A Key French Player 72

B.Market Analytics 73

Table 17: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Kidney Stone Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual

Demand in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 73

Table 18: French Historic Review for Kidney Stone Management

Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$ Million

for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 73

16b. GERMANY 74

A.Market Analysis 74

Current & Future Analysis 74

Focus on Select Key Players 74

B.Market Analytics 75

Table 19: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Kidney Stone Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual

Demand in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 75

Table 20: German Historic Review for Kidney Stone Management

Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$ Million

for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 76

16c. ITALY 77

Market Analysis 77

Table 21: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Kidney Stone Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual

Demand in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 77

Table 22: Italian Historic Review for Kidney Stone

Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$

Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 78

16d. THE UNITED KINGDOM 79

A.Market Analysis 79

Current & Future Analysis 79

Kidney Stone Incidence On the Rise 79

Table 23: Urinary Calculus Incidence by Type in the UK:

Percentage Breakdown of Incidence for Calcium Oxalate,

Calcium Oxalate + Phosphate, Magnesium Ammonium Phosphate,

Uric Acid, Cystine and Others (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 79

Strategic Corporate Development 80

B.Market Analytics 81

Table 24: The UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Kidney Stone Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual

Demand in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 81

Table 25: The UK Historic Review for Kidney Stone Management

Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$ Million

for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 81

16e. SPAIN 82

Market Analysis 82

Table 26: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Kidney Stone Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual

Demand in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 82

Table 27: Spanish Historic Review for Kidney Stone

Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$

Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 83

16f. RUSSIA 84

Market Analysis 84

Table 28: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Kidney Stone Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual

Demand in US$ Million for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 84

Table 29: Russian Historic Review for Kidney Stone

Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$

Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 85

16g. REST OF EUROPE 86

A.Market Analysis 86

Current & Future Analysis 86

Strategic Corporate Development 86

Focus on Select Key Players 86

B.Market Analytics 88

Table 30: Rest of European Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Kidney Stone Management Devices Market Analyzed

with Annual Demand in US$ Million for Years 2009 through

2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 88

Table 31: Rest of European Historic Review for Kidney Stone

Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$

Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 89

17. ASIA-PACIFIC 90

A.Market Analysis 90

Current & Future Analysis 90

Urolithiasis - A Widespread Condition in India 90

Table 32: Urinary Calculus Incidence by Type in India:

Percentage Breakdown of Incidence for Calcium Oxalate,

Calcium Oxalate + Phosphate, Magnesium Ammonium Phosphate,

Uric Acid, Cystine and Others (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 90

Growing Medical Tourism Increases Volume of Kidney Stone

Procedures in India 91

Product Approval 91

Strategic Corporate Developments 91

Select Regional Players 92

Sody Beijing Medical Equipment Co., Ltd. (China) 92

Apex MediTech (India) 92

B.Market Analytics 93

Table 33: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Kidney Stone Management Devices Market Analyzed

with Annual Demand in US$ Million for Years 2009 through

2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 93

Table 34: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Kidney Stone

Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$

Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 93

18. THE MIDDLE EAST 94

Market Analysis 94

Table 35: The Middle East Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Kidney Stone Management Devices Market Analyzed

with Annual Demand in US$ Million for Years 2009 through

2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 94

Table 36: The Middle East Historic Review for Kidney Stone

Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$

Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 95

19. LATIN AMERICA 96

Market Analysis 96

Table 37: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Kidney Stone Management Devices Market Analyzed

with Annual Demand in US$ Million for Years 2009 through

2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 96

Table 38: Latin American Historic Review for Kidney Stone

Management Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Demand in US$

Million for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 97

COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 43 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 59)

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Region/Country Players

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The United States 28

Japan 3

Europe 15

France 1

Germany 10

Rest of Europe 4

Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 11

Middle-East 2

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