Surgical Adhesives and Sealants Market: Global Industry Analysis and Forecast 2016 - 2024


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Surgical adhesives and sealants are materials used to bind the tissues together internally and externally after surgery or injury. These products are made from biocompatible materials such as fibrin, gelatine and Poly ethylene glycol (PEG) Polymers etc. Surgical Adhesives and Sealants score over traditional approaches for wound closure such as sutures and staples owing to its several advantages like efficacy and safety in various conditions in different tissues. Surgical adhesives and sealants can be used in combination with staples and sutures. These products generally form chemical bond or form barrier to stop the blood or body flood oozing after injury or surgery there by promote wound healing and removes the necessity of sutures usage and believed to be infection protectants. Surgical adhesives and sealants are being used increasingly in recent past across different surgical procedures and injuries compared to traditional methods of wound closing.

Surgical adhesives and sealants market is continue to witness significant growth owing to higher number of surgical procedures across the globe and rising concerns for blood loss during surgeries. Along with that increased number of ageing population and rising chronic disease burden will help to bolster surgical adhesives and sealants market. Surgical adhesives and sealants generally do not cause hatch marks unlike sutures and staples which results in excellent cosmetic outcome which is poised to help this market to grow significantly. Apart from this, increased awareness among key stake holders and acceptance among health care professionals perhaps positively impact surgical adhesives and sealants market over the forecast period. However using surgical adhesives requires special training in order to attain the maximum benefit and to minimize complications, cyanoacrylates cause an intense inflammatory response when they make contact with noncutaneous surfaces and can only be used externally and not all approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) so, all these factors together may hamper the growth of surgical adhesives and sealants market over the forecast period.

Surgical adhesives and sealants market has been segmented on the basis of product type, application, end user and region.

Based on the product type, the surgical adhesives and sealants market is segmented into the following:

  • Natural or biological sealants
    • Fibrin Sealants
    • Collagen-Based
    • Gelatin-Based Adhesives
    • Human Blood-Based
    • Animal Based
  • Synthetic and Semi Synthetic Sealants
    • Cyanoacrylates
    • Polymeric Hydrogels
    • Urethane-Based Adhesives

Based on the application type, the surgical adhesives and sealants market is segmented into the following:

  • Central Nervous System
  • General Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Urology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Pulmonary
  • Others (Dental, Trauma, ENT surgery)

Based on the end user, the surgical adhesives and sealants market is segmented into the following:

  • Hospitals
  • Ambulatory Surgical care Centers
  • Clinics

Global surgical adhesives and sealants market is experiencing significant growth owing to acceptance among medical fraternity. In comparison with sutures and staples surgical adhesives and sealants have better patient compliance, closer capabilities and assist hassle free operation,   so all these factors may positively impact the surgical sutures and sealants market dynamics over a given period of forecast. Larger availability of wide variety products and presence of international and local players in the market may help grow surgical sealants market significantly.

Geographically surgical adhesives and sealants market is classified into regions viz. North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa. North America and Europe will remain key markets for surgical adhesives and sealants market due wider applications in surgeries, extensive research and development. Asia Pacific is anticipated to register positive growth in surgical adhesives and sealants market owing to increase in aging population and government policies in the region.

Some of the key players in the global surgical adhesives and sealants market are Johnson & Johnson Services, CryoLife, Inc.,  Baxter International Inc., Medtronic plc, C.R. Bard Inc., Sanofi Group, B. Braun Melsungen AG, Vivostat A/S  to name a few. 

The report covers exhaustive analysis on:

  • Surgical Adhesives and Sealants Market Segments
  • Surgical Adhesives and Sealants Market Dynamics
  • Surgical Adhesives and Sealants Market Size, 2016 - 2024
  • Surgical Adhesives and Sealants Market Size & Forecast 2016 to 2024
  • Surgical Adhesives and Sealants Market Current Trends/Issues/Challenges
  • Competition & Companies involved
  • Surgical Adhesives and Sealants Market Drivers and Restraints 

Regional analysis includes

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East & Africa 

Report Highlights:

  • Shifting Industry dynamics
  • In-depth market segmentation
  • Historical, current and projected industry size Recent industry trends
  • Key Competition landscape
  • Strategies of key players and product offerings
  • Potential and niche segments/regions exhibiting promising growth
  • A neutral perspective towards market performance
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