SmartTRAK, orthopedic wound care has published its 2017 Total Joints Market Recap and Financial Dashboard.
The Total Joints Market finished off a challenging year with accelerated growth in Q417, despite increasing pricing pressure. Hurricanes in Q3 and increased seasonality due to higher insurance deductibles pushed procedures into Q4 driving stronger sequential growth. Increasing penetration of robotics resulted in uptake of new products, including Stryker’s MAKO robotic TKA application for Triathlon knees.
Among the topics covered in the FY17, Q417 Total Joints Market Recap:
- Increased Pricing Pressure Carrying Over to 2018
- Robotics: Expanding Growth for Knees with Potential Pull-Through
- More Ortho Robotics Coming
- New Product Highlights
- Q417 Regulatory Highlights