Brachytherapy - Global Strategic Business Report

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  • Report
  • Region: Global
  • 185 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Best Vascular, Inc. (US)
  • COOK Medical, Inc. (US)
  • MORE
The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Brachytherapy in US$ Thousand.

Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 29 companies including many key and niche players such as:
  • Bard Medical Division
  • Best Medical International, Inc.
  • Boston Scientific Corporation
  • Carl Zeiss Meditec AG
  • Eckert & Ziegler Group
  • Elekta AB
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Best Vascular, Inc. (US)
  • COOK Medical, Inc. (US)
  • MORE
I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definition and Scope of Study

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. MARKET OVERVIEW

Brachytherapy
A Prelude
The US Leads the Brachytherapy Devices Market Developing Regions to Spearhead Growth
Brachytherapy Provides More Hope for Cancer Patients Compared to EBRT
Comparison of Brachytherapy Over EBRT in Prostate Cancer Treatment
Growing Cancer Cases in Developing Countries Bodes Well for the Brachytherapy Market
Recent Technological Advancements Show Promising Future for the Brachytherapy Market

2. MAJOR MARKET DRIVERS, TRENDS & ISSUES

Increase in Diagnosed Cases of Cancer
A Major Growth Driver
Table 1: World Cancer Incidence by Geographic Region and Gender (2012): Number of New Cancer Cases Reported (in Thousands) for Asia-Oceania, Europe, North America, Latin America & The Caribbean, and Africa (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 2: New Cancer Cases in the World by Affected Site (2012) (in Thousands) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 3: Cancer Incidence in Developed Nations By Site: 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 4: Global Incidence of Common Cancers in Men (2012): Number of New Cases Reported in Thousands for Lung & Bronchus, Prostate, Colorectal, and Liver Cancers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 5: Global Incidence of Common Cancers in Women (2012): Number of New Cases Reported in Thousands for Breast, Colorectal, Lung & Bronchus, and Liver Cancers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 6: World Cancer Mortality by Geographic Region and Gender (2012): Number of Cancer-Related Deaths (in Thousands) for Asia-Oceania, Europe, North America, Latin America & the Caribbean, and Africa (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 7: Global Cancer Mortality in Men for Select Cancers (2012): Number of Deaths in Thousands for Lung & Bronchus, Liver, Colorectal, and Prostate Cancers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 8: Global Cancer Mortality in Women for Select Cancers (2012): Number of Deaths in Thousands for Breast, Lung & Bronchus, Colorectal, and Liver Cancers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Cancer Prone Sites based on Age
Ballooning Global Population Offers Significant Growth Opportunities
Table 9: Top 25 Countries Worldwide in Terms of Population: 2010 & 2013
Rising Healthcare Needs of Aging Global Population Drives Brachytherapy
Table 10: Life Expectancy Rates at Birth by Geographic Region: 1990 & 2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 11: Global Population Statistics for the 65+ Age Group (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 12: Percentage of Population Aged 65 and Above in Europe, US, and Japan (1960-2030) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 13: Elderly Population (65+ Years) as a Percentage of the Total Population: 2025 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Prostate Brachytherapy Offers Bright Prospects
Reimbursement Scenario
A Major Issue
Competition Heats Up in the Brachytherapy Market
Table 14: Global Brachytherapy Devices Market by Leading Players (2012): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Value Sales for Nucletron, Oncura, CR Brad, Varian, Theragenics, Eckert and Ziegler BEBIG, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Macular Degeneration
An Emerging Brachytherapy Application
APBI Therapy Rise in Popularity
Balloon Brachytherapy Gains Prominence
Radiation Safety
An Important Issue in Brachytherapy Treatment

3. RESEARCH & STUDY FINDINGS

Brachytherapy
Highly Benefitting Young Prostate Cancer Patients
Research Reveals Lower Rate of Breast Preservation in Older Women undergoing Brachytherapy Treatment
Possibility of Hematuria, Up to Several Years after Brachytherapy Treatment Completion
Researchers at Duke University Develops a Biodegradable Brachytherapy Treatment
Study Finds Increased Risk of Complications after Breast Brachytherapy
Another Study Reveals Increased Risk of Re-occurrence of Breast Cancer Using Brachytherapy
Brachytherapy Found to be Useful in Treating High-Risk Prostate Cancer Cases as well
Brachytherapy
The Effective One among the Three Prostate Cancer Treatment
Brachytherapy
Cost Effective for Prostate Cancer Treatment Compared to IMRT

4. PROSTATE CANCER A MAJOR BRACHYTHERAPY INDICATION

Prostate Cancer
A Deadly Disease
Brachytherapy Revolutionizes Prostate Cancer Treatment
Side Effects Do Exist
Seed Migration
A Cause of Concern?
History Behind the Development
Prostate Brachytherapy Procedure
Seed Brachytherapy Clinical Outcomes
Types of Brachytherapy Procedures for Prostate Cancer Treatment
Interstitial brachytherapy
Combination Radiotherapy
Whole Pelvic Radiation Therapy

5. OTHER MAJOR BRACHYTHERAPY INDICATIONS

Breast Cancer
Breast Brachytherapy
An Introduction
How is Breast Brachytherapy Performed?
Breast Brachytherapy Techniques
Brain Brachytherapy
Brain Tumor
Types of Brain Tumor
Treatment Techniques
Brain Brachytherapy
Whole Brain Radiation Therapy
Bronchial Carcinoma
Bronchial Brachytherapy
Procedure
Head and Neck Brachytherapy
Cervical Brachytherapy
Esophageal Brachytherapy
Brachytherapy for Eyelid Tumors
Other Indications

6. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

What is Brachytherapy?
Implantable Prostate Seeds Brachytherapy
Post-Operative Brachytherapy
Mechanism of Action
Brachytherapy
Under the Microscope
Brachytherapy Sources
The Team
A Historical Perspective
Brachytherapy
A Classification
Types as Per Seed Positioning
Mold Brachytherapy
Interstitial Brachytherapy
Endovascular Brachytherapy
Stent-Based Techniques
Catheter-Based Techniques
Intracavitary Brachytherapy
Classification as per Irradiation Duration
Temporary Brachytherapy
Permanent Brachytherapy
Categorization as per the Dose Rate
HDR Brachytherapy
LDR Brachytherapy
PDR Brachytherapy
PDR Brachytherapy Vs. HDR Brachytherapy
PDR Brachytherapy Vs. LDR Brachytherapy

7. BRACHYTHERAPY EQUIPMENT

Brachytherapy Systems
Remote Afterloading Machines
Manual Afterloading Machines
Brachytherapy Applicators
Types of Brachytherapy Applicators
Automated Brachytherapy Applicators
Manual Brachytherapy Applicators

8. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

IsoRay Obtains CE Mark Extension for Cesium-131 seeds Products Range
AMIC to Pursue Regulatory Down-Classification of Brachytherapy Cancer Product
Elekta Receives FDA Approval for Esteya® Electronic Brachytherapy
Advanced Medical Isotope Corporation Submits 510(k) Pre-Market Notification of Yttrium-90 RadioGel™ Brachytherapy
Cianna Medical Obtains Approval for SAVI Breast Brachytherapy in Japan
Accelyon Enters into a Supply Agreement with AnazaoHealth Corporation
Civco Obtains FDA Approval for Ultrasound-guided Brachytherapy
Nucletron Launches Esteya
Nucletron, an Elekta company Receives CE marking for Esteya
Theragenics Signs Agreement with Accelyon
BTG Divests Brachytherapy Business to Eckert & Ziegler
iCAD Receives FDA Clearance of Cervical Applicator for Xoft Electronic Brachytherapy System
iCAD Enters into Distribution Agreements of Xoft Axxent® Electronic Brachytherapy System in Russia and Asia
Theragenics Receives Patent for Expandable Brachytherapy Device
Elysian Capital Acquires Accelyon Limited
Eckert & Ziegler BEBIG Acquires MRNI
Theragenics Enters into Agreement with Oncura
Nucletron Receives Approval for Digital Brachytherapy Afterloader in Japan
Varian Medical Systems Rolls Out Latest Version of Vitesse™

9. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

Best Medical International, Inc. (US)
Best Vascular, Inc. (US)
Boston Scientific Corporation (US)
COOK Medical, Inc. (US)
C. R. Bard, Inc. (US)
Eckert & Ziegler Strahlen & Medizintechnik AG (Germany)
Gammex, Inc. (US)
Nucletron BV (Netherlands)
Oncura, Inc. (US)
Sirtex Medical Limited (Australia)
Theragenics Corporation (US)
Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (US)
Xoft, Inc. (US)

10. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

Table 15: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 16: World Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices by Geographic Region
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 17: World 15-Year Perspective for Brachytherapy Devices by Geographical Region
Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

A.Market Analysis
Cancer Presumes Epidemic Proportion
Table 18: New Cancer Cases by Gender and Affected Site in the US (2013)
Growing Cancer Prevalence Drives Brachytherapy Demand
Brachytherapy
Effective Option for Cancer Treatment
Rapid Growth in Prostate Brachytherapy Market
Technology Advancements Accelerate Growth
Breast Brachytherapy Witnesses Slow Growth
Brachytherapy Treatment for Cervical Cancer Declines, Despite High Survival Rates
Balloon Brachytherapy Makes Inroads into the Mainstream Market
Reimbursement Scenario
Growth Drivers
Ongoing Research Activities Drive Acceptance of Brachytherapy
Influx of New Players Drives Growth
New Developments Propel Market Growth
Strategic Corporate Developments
Focus on Select Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 19: The US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed With Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 20: The US Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed With Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

Market Analysis
Table 21: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed With Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 22: Canadian Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

A.Market Analysis
Strategic Corporate Developments
B.Market Analytics
Table 23: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed With Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 24: Japanese Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

A.Market Analysis
Debt Crisis in Europe Affects Healthcare Industry
European Healthcare System: In a State of Transition?
Cancer Trends
Table 25: Cancer Incidence in Europe by Site: 2012 (in Thousands) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Brachytherapy in Europe
Aging Population to Drive Demand for Brachytherapy
Table 26: Population Breakup by Age Group for Select European Countries: 2012 (As a % of Total Population) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
New EU Law to Drive Demand for Brachytherapy Devices
Prostate Brachytherapy Gains Strength
Competitive Analysis
Strategic Corporate Developments
B.Market Analytics
Table 27: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices by Geographic Region
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 28: European Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices by Geographic Region
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 29: European 15-Year Perspective for Brachytherapy Devices by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4a. FRANCE
A.Market Analysis
A Focus on the Prostate Brachytherapy Market
B.Market Analytics
Table 30: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 31: French Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4b. GERMANY
A.Market Analysis
Strategic Corporate Developments
Eckert & Ziegler Strahlen & Medizintechnik AG
A Key Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 32: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 33: German Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4c. ITALY
Market Analysis
Table 34: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 35: Italian Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4d. UNITED KINGDOM
A.Market Analysis
UK Prostate Brachytherapy Market
An Overview
Strategic Corporate Development
B.Market Analytics
Table 36: The UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 37: The UK Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4e. SPAIN
Market Analysis
Table 38: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 39: Spanish Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4f. RUSSIA
Market Analysis
Table 40: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 41: Russian Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4g. REST OF EUROPE
A.Market Analysis
Strategic Corporate Developments
Nucletron BV (Netherlands)
Select Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 42: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 43: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

A.Market Analysis
Growing Medical Tourism in Asia-Pacific Bodes Well for the Brachytherapy Market
Sirtex Medical Limited (Australia)
A Review
B.Market Analytics
Table 44: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices by Geographic Region
China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 45: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices by Geographic Region
China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 46: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Brachytherapy Devices by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for China, India, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. THE MIDDLE EAST

Market Analysis
Table 47: The Middle East Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed With Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 48: The Middle East Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. LATIN AMERICA

Market Analysis
Table 49: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Brachytherapy Devices by Geographic Region
Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 50: Latin American Historic Review for Brachytherapy Devices by Geographic Region
Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 51: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Brachytherapy Devices by Geographic Region
Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Brazil and Rest of Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 36 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries 41)
The United States (26)
Canada (1)
Europe (12)
Germany (4)
The United Kingdom (2)
Rest of Europe (6)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (2)
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  • Best Medical International, Inc. (US)
  • Best Vascular, Inc. (US)
  • Boston Scientific Corporation (US)
  • COOK Medical, Inc. (US)
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