Surgical sutures, or stitches, can be defined as a special type of sterile thread that is used by surgeons and hospitals to sew an incision or a wound close. Surgical sutures are available in multiple types, made of different materials, in different thicknesses and even different colors. Surgical sutures act like sewing thread and are used to connect the edges of a wound, pulling them closer together so that they may heal and avoid the risk of getting infected. Globally, an increasing number of surgeries being performed for various diseases or trauma or accidents is expected to be the key growth driver for the surgical sutures market during the period of study.
Geographically, North America dominates the surgical sutures market driven by best in class infrastructure, easy access to healthcare, higher number of performed surgeries, and higher spending by the citizens towards healthcare expenditure. North America was followed by Europe and Asia-Pacific as second and third largest markets for surgical sutures market. Asia Pacific is projected to have the fastest growth, owing to rapidly developing medical infrastructure, increasing medical tourism, increased spending, and increasing awareness amongst population in developing nations such as China and India in this region.
This report identifies the global surgical sutures market size in for the year 2014-2016, and forecast of the same for year 2021. It also highlights the market drivers, restraints, growth indicators, challenges, and other key aspects with respect to the surgical sutures market.
This report segments the surgical sutures market on the basis of type, application and regional market as follows:
- Surgical Sutures Market research report is classified on the basis of type. Some of the major types covered in this report are as follows: Automated Suturing Devices, Absorbable and Non-Absorbable Sutures
- Surgical Sutures Market research report is classified on the basis of application. Some of the major applications covered in this report are as follows: General, Cardiovascular, Valve, Orthopaedic, Dental, Ophthalmic
- This report has been further segmented into major regions, which includes detailed analysis of each region such as: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific (APAC), and Rest of the World (RoW) covering all the major country level markets in each of the region
This report identifies all the major companies operating in the surgical sutures market. Some of the major companies’ profiles in detail are as follows:
- Ethicon, Inc.
- B. Braun Melsungen AG
- Smith & Nephew
- Demetech Corporation
- Conmed Corporation