The global sports medicine market has been continuously rising over the year and has a rosy future ahead. Sports medicine focuses on helping people improve their athletic performance, recover from injury and prevent future injuries. It is a fast-growing health care field, because health workers who specialize in sports medicine help many “regular” people as well as athletes. The major driving factors for the sports medicine market are the aging population, increasing participation in sports activities, technological advancements in the field of sports medicine, rising awareness among athletes regarding physical and health fitness and the increased incidence of sport related injuries to the athletes and the long recovery periods involved as a cause of the injury. The lack of favorable reimbursement policies to the sport related injuries and the high cost of sports medicine has been a major challenge faced by the sports medicine market.

Global Sports Medicine Market Segment Wise Analysis: In the Global sports medicine, Shoulder injuries accounts for the maximum share of the market. The Knee injuries is the second leading segment with nearly XX% share of the market in 2014 being followed by Mechanical Resection. Access stands at the fourth spot while RF Resection is holding the fifth spot in the global sports medicine market.

Global Sports Medicine Revenue Company Wise Analysis: Arthrex is the global leader in the sports medicine market with Smith & Nephew in the second position. DePuy Synthes Mitek holds the third spot in the global sports medicine market. Stryker is the fourth leading player in global sports medicine market with market share of XX% in 2014. ConMed Linvatec and Biomet are competing closely with each other in order to grab maximum share of the pie.

iGATE Research report titled “Global Sports Medicine Market (By Segment) and Company Analysis to 2020” is a 72 page report with 33 Figures and 7 Tables. This report analyses the Sports medicine market by segment and by company revenue, Major deals in the sports medicine industry and the driving factors and challenges for the sports medicine market.

The Sports Medicine Market covered in the report is analyzed from 2 viewpoints follows:

1. Joint Repair - 3 Segments Covered

1. Hip
2. Knee
3. Shoulder

2. Arthroscopic Enabling Technologies - 5 Segments Covered

1. Video
2. Access
3. RF Resection
4. Mechanical Resection
5. Others

The 8 Companies analyzed in the reports are:

1. Arthrex
2. Arthrocare
3. Biomet (Acquired by Zimmer)
4. DePuy Mitek
5. ConMed Linvatec
6. Smith and Nephew
7. Stryker
8. Others

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