CARDIAC PACEMAKERS - A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT   

Research Abstract

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Cardiac Pacemakers in US$ Million and Units. The major product segments analyzed are Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers, and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual forecasts are provided for each region for the period of 2000 through 2015. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain. The report profiles 24 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Biotronik GmbH & Co., KG
Boston Scientific Corporation
Medtronic, Inc.
Vitatron
Sorin Group
St. Jude Medical, Inc.
Zoll Medical Corporation


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Companies : 24
Pages : 307
Date : April 2008
Market Data Tables : 178

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 TABLE OF CONTENTS


 
   Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations.....I-1  
   Disclaimers.....I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level.....I-2
  
   Quantitative Techniques & Analytics.....I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study.....I-3
Implantable Pacemakers.....I-3
Single-Chamber Pacemakers.....I-3
  
   Dual-Chamber Pacemakers.....I-4
External Pacemakers.....I-4
  
   Market Restraints.....II-1
Decline in Average Selling Price.....II-1
1$100
   Recalls and Safety Alerts.....II-2
Threat form CRT-D Devices.....II-2
Growth Drivers.....II-2
Pacemakers Ensure Effective Management of Non-Systolic Heart Failures.....II-2
1$100
   Advent of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT).....II-3
Leading Players and CRT Pacemakers.....II-3
1$100
   Innovations Spark Growth.....II-4
Technologically Advanced Compact Models Hold Growth Potential.....II-4
Remote Monitoring Capabilities Expand Cardiac Pacemaker Applications.....II-4
Demographics Drive Demand for Cardiological Devices.....II-4
1$100
   Growing Proportion of Obese Population.....II-5
1$100
   Regional Markets.....II-6
Product Groups/Segments.....II-6
Table 1: Number of Pacemaker Implants by Country: 2005 E (Per Million Population) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-6
1$300
   Cardiac Rhythm Management Market.....II-71$100
   Need for Improving Patient & Practitioner Awareness.....II-8
Future Batteries for Pacemakers.....II-8
Advent of Digital Pacemakers.....II-8
1$100
   Submicrometer CMOS Technologies to Improve Performance of Cardiac Pacemakers.....II-9
Genetic Advances to Yield Replacement for Pacemakers.....II-9
1$100
   Shock the Heart to Life ........II-10
Types of Pacemaker Systems.....II-10
External Pacemakers.....II-10
Internal Pacemakers.....II-10
Types of Internal/Implantable Pacemakers.....II-10
1$100
   Single-Chamber Pacemakers.....II-11
Dual-Chamber Pacemakers.....II-11
Minimize Risk from Atrial Fibrillation.....II-11
1$100
   Types of Pacing.....II-12
Fixed Rate Pacemakers.....II-12
Demand Pacemakers.....II-12
Rate-Responsive Pacemaker.....II-12
1$100
   Types of Cardiac Pacemakers.....II-13
The ACC/AHA/NASPE Guidelines on Pacemakers.....II-13
1$100
   Indications for Pacing.....II-14
Permanent Pacing.....II-14
1$100
   Use of Pacemakers for Elders.....II-15
The Future.....II-15
Advancements to be Incremental in Nature.....II-15
Newer Indications Treated.....II-15
Pacing Therapies for Two Forms of Cardiomyopathy.....II-15
1$100
   Implantable Device Applications Enters Diversified Fields.....II-16
Pacemaker Therapy for Treating Epilepsy.....II-16
Electronic Interferences by Mobile Phones.....II-16
MRI-Compatible Cardiac Pacemakers.....II-16
1$100
   The Exploration Continues ........II-17
Research Findings.....II-17
1$100
   Working of a Healthy Heart.....II-18
Pacemakers are used to treat.........II-18
Heart Blocks.....II-18
1$100
   Sick Sinus Syndrome.....II-19
Pacemakers Control Sleep Apnea.....II-19
Cardiac Rhythm Disorders.....II-19
Types of Arrhythmias.....II-19
Atrial Fibrillation is a Common Arrhythmia.....II-19
1$100
   More in Women........II-20
Treatment needs to be Pursued Further.....II-20
1$100
   Treatment Modes.....II-21
Drug Therapy.....II-21
Electrical Cardioversion.....II-21
Pacemaker.....II-21
Atrial Defibrillators.....II-21
Radiofrequency Ablation.....II-21
Maze Procedure.....II-21
1$100
   Research Developments in Atrial Fibrillation.....II-22
Approaches to Atrial Fibrillation Therapy.....II-22
Erratic Heart Rhythms.....II-22
A Bane to Life........II-22
1$100
   Treatment is the Only Way Out.....II-23
The Aftermath........II-23
Bradycardia.....II-23
Cardiomyopathy.....II-23
A Categorization ........II-23
1$100
   Bradycardia Pacemakers for Treating Cardiomyopathy.....II-24
1$100
   A Historical Review of Pacemaker Origin.....II-252$200
   Pros and Cons of Implantable Pacemakers.....II-27
Pacemaker Failure – An Unavoidable Risk.....II-27
Working of an Artificial Cardiac Pacemaker.....II-27
1$100
   Implantation Procedure.....II-281$100
   Complex Functions of Pacemaker.....II-291$100
   Information Storage in Pacemakers.....II-30
Pacing Modes........II-30
Working of Pulse Generators........II-30
1$100
   Sensors: An Important Component of Pacemakers.....II-311$100
   Application Specific ICs.....II-32
Implantable Device Microprocessor.....II-32
1$100
   Power Consumption.....II-33
Precautions.....II-33
Preparation.....II-33
1$100
   Aftercare.....II-34
Threats .....II-34
Life with an Artificial Cardiac Pacemaker.....II-34
1$100
   Medtronic: The Undisputed Leader.....II-35
A Diverse Mix of Products ........II-35
1$100
   Table 2: Leading Players in Cardiac Pacemakers Market Worldwide (2004-2006)- Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for Medtronic, St. Jude Medical, Guidant/ oston Scientific and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-36

Table 3: Leading Players in the Single & Dual Chamber Cardiac Pacemakers Market Worldwide (2004-2006): Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for Medtronic, St. Jude, Guidant and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-36
1$300
   Table 4: Leading Players in Tri-Chamber (CRT-P) Cardiac Pacemakers Market Worldwide (2005 - 2006): Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales Medtronic, Guidant/Boston Scientific, and St. Jude (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-37
1$300
   The Road to Success.....II-38
Other Significant Technological Developments.....II-38
Mode Switching.....II-38
Fully Automatic Pacemakers.....II-38
Minute Ventilation Offers Efficient Pacing.....II-38
1$100
   Implantable Devices Facilitate Automated Diagnosis.....II-39
Brain Pacemaker.....II-39
Cardiac Pacemaker – A Personal Computer for Future.....II-39
1$100
   Successful Implantation of a Pacemaker and ICD in a Patient.....II-40
Digital Cell Phone Signals can Cause Irregularities in Pacemakers.....II-40
1$100
   BIOTRONIK’s Cylos 990 Pacemaker Gains CE Approval.....II-41
Iranian Researchers Develop Innovative Batteries for Pacemakers.....II-41
US Researchers Develop Heart Pacemaker Lead System.....II-41
Sorin Group Introduces REPLY™ Pacemakers in Europe.....II-41
1$100
   Zephyr™ Pacemakers Gain FDA & CE Mark Approvals.....II-42
St. Jude’s OptiSense™ Lead Gains EU Approval.....II-42
Belgian and Dutch Researchers Develop Enhanced Pacemaker.....II-42
French Researchers Build New Cardiac Pacemaker.....II-42
Medtronic Launches New Portfolio of Automatic Pacemakers.....II-42
1$100
   St. Jude Obtains CE Market and FDA Approvals for Tendril ST Pacemaker Lead.....II-43
St. Jude Obtains FDA Approval to Market Victory® Pacemakers.....II-43
BIOTRONIK Introduces New Talos Pacemaker System with Setrox S Lead.....II-43
1$100
   Vitatron Introduces Vitatron C-Series, A3 Models of Digital Pacemaker.....II-44
Biotronik Unveils Stratos® LV-T Pacemaker System.....II-44
ELA Medical Offers SYMPHONYÒ AAIsafeRTM 2 Pacing System.....II-44
Medtronic Launches Dual-Chamber EnRhythm™ Pacemaker in the US.....II-44
Guidant Announces U.S. Launch of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Pacemaker.....II-44
1$100
   Getz Bros Introduces St. Jude Medical’ Identity Series Cardiac Pacemaker.....II-45
Vitatron Releases Vitatron T-Series Pacemaker in the US.....II-45
Medtronic Introduces EnPulse™ System in the US.....II-45
Vitatron Uncovers Vitatron C-Series Digital Pacemakers.....II-45
Guidant Launches INSIGNIA Entra Pacemaker.....II-45
1$100
   Guidant Announces European Market Launch of its Most Advanced Pacemaker Line.....II-46
Biotronik Unveils Stratos LV-T Pacemakers.....II-46
Getz Bros. Rolls Out New Integrity µ Pacemaker .....II-46
Guidant Launches FLEXTEND™ Pacing Lead in the US and Europe.....II-46
Biotronik Introduces Intelligent Cardiac Pacemaker.....II-46
1$100
   Zoll Rolls Out Defibrillator Monitor Pacemaker.....II-47
1$100
   Medtronic Obtains FDA Consent for Clinical Trials.....II-48
Medtronic Acquires Biophan’s MRI Safety Patent Portfolio.....II-48
Boston Scientific Acquires Guidant Corporation.....II-48
1$100
   AMI and IRM Enter Into Technology Agreement for Implantable Pacemakers &
  Defibrillators.....II-49
Wilson Greatbatch Signs Binding Purchase Order with Cardiac Pacemakers and
  Guidant.....II-49
Guidant Collaborates with Columbia University Medical Center and Stony Brook
  University.....II-49
Medtronic Wins FDA Approval of Automatic Pacemaker.....II-49
St. Jude Receives US Approval for Frontier II Bi- Ventricular Pacemaker.....II-49
1$100
   Medtronic Unveils Internet-Based Medtronic CareLink® Network.....II-50
1$100
   Strategic Corporate Developments (2001-2003).....II-51
3$300
   Biotronik GmbH & Co., KG (Germany).....II-54
Boston Scientific Corporation (US).....II-54
Medtronic, Inc. (US).....II-54
1$100
   Vitatron (Netherlands).....II-55
Sorin Group (Italy).....II-55
1$100
   St. Jude Medical, Inc. (US).....II-56
Zoll Medical Corporation (US).....II-56
1$100
   Unit Analytics.....II-57
Table 5: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia–Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-57
1$300
   Table 6: World Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015.....II-581$300
   Table 7: World 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia–Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-591$300
   Table 8: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia–Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-601$300
   Table 9: World Long-term Projections for Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-611$300
   Table 10: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Implantable Pacemakers by Product Segment – Single-Chamber Pacemakers, and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-62

Table 11: World Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Single-Chamber Pacemakers, and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-62
1$300
   Table 12: World 10-Year Perspective for Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia–Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-63

Table 13: World 10-Year Perspective for Implantable Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Single-Chamber Pacemakers, and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012.....II-63
1$300
   Table 14: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Single-Chamber Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-641$300
   Table 15: World Long-term Projections for Single-Chamber Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-651$300
   Table 16: World 10-Year Perspective for Single- Chamber Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of WorldMarkets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-661$300
   Table 17: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Dual-Chamber Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-671$300
   Table 18: World Long-term Projections for Dual-Chamber Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-681$300
   Table 19: World 10-Year Perspective for Dual-Chamber Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-691$300
   Table 20: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for External Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-701$300
   Table 21: World Long-term Projections for External Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-711$300
   Table 22: World 10-Year Perspective for External Pacemakers by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-721$300
   Value Analytics.....II-73
Table 23: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia–Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figuresin US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-73
1$300
   Table 24: World Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia–Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-741$300
   Table 25: World 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia–Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-751$300
   Table 26: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia–Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-761$300
   Table 27: World Long-term Projections for Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia–Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-771$300
   Table 28: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Implantable Pacemakers by Product Segment – Single-Chamber Pacemakers, and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart).....II-78

Table 29: World Long-term Projections for Implantable Pacemakers by Product Segment – Single-Chamber Pacemakers, and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-78
1$300
   Table 30: World 10-Year Perspective for Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia–Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-79

Table 31: World 10-Year Perspective for Implantable Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Single-Chamber Pacemakers, and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012.....II-79
1$300
   Table 32: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Single-Chamber Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-801$300
   Table 33: World Long-term Projections for Single-Chamber Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-811$300
   Table 34: World 10-Year Perspective for Single-Chamber Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of World Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-821$300
   Table 35: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Dual-Chamber Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-831$300
   Table 36: World Long-term Projections for Dual-Chamber Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-841$300
   Table 37: World 10-Year Perspective for Dual-Chamber Implantable Pacemakers by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-851$300
   Table 38: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for External Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-861$300
   Table 39: World Long-term Projections for External Pacemakers by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-871$300
   Table 40: World 10-Year Perspective for External Pacemakers by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin American and Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-881$300
   Table 41: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for CRT with pacemaker backup (CRT-P) Devices by Geographic Region – US and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-89

Table 42: World 7-Year Perspective for CRT with Pacemaker Backup (CRT-P) Devices by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for US and Rest of World Markets for Years 2004, 2006, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-89
1$300
   A. Market Analysis.....III-1
Current and Future Analysis.....III-1
Factors Restraining Growth.....III-1
Market Saturation, Declining Prices Stifle Growth.....III-1
Multiple Capabilities of CRT-D Devices Threaten Pacemaker Demand.....III-1
1$75
   Product Recalls Adversely Affect Manufacturer Margins.....III-2
Growth Sustaining Factors.....III-2
Aided by New Applications.....III-2
CRT-P Devices Pace Market Revenues.....III-2
Remote Monitoring Capabilities Expand Cardiac Pacemaker Applications.....III-2
1$75
   Technologically Advanced Compact Models Hold Growth Potential.....III-3
Malfunctioning Replacement Rate Higher in ICDs.....III-3
The ACC/AHA/NASPE Guidelines on Pacemakers.....III-3
1$75
   Reimbursements.....III-4
Implanted Pacemakers – Medicare Slashes Reimbursement Rates.....III-4
1$75
   Table 43: Medicare Reimbursement Rates for Cardiac Pacemakers.....III-5
Payment Hiked for Outpatient Pacemaker Procedures on Elderly Patients.....III-5
Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICDs).....III-5
1$150
   Table 44: Medicare Reimbursement Rates for Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICDs).....III-6
Key Statistics.....III-6
Statistics for Cardiovascular Diseases.....III-6
Table 45: Prevalence of Cardiovascular Diseases in Adult Population (Over 18 Years) by US Ethnic Communities (2003).....III-6
1$150
   Table 46: Deaths due to Cardiovascular Diseases in the US (2004): Percentage Breakdown for Coronary Heart Diseases, Stroke, Heart Failure, High Blood Pressure, Arterial Diseases, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-7

Table 47: Estimated Direct and Indirect Costs of Cardiovascular Diseases (2006): Percentage Breakdown for Coronary Heart Diseases, Hypersensitive Diseases, Stroke, Heart Failure, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-7
1$150
   Table 48: Pacemaker or Pacemaker Lead Procedures in the US (2003): Number of Hospitalizations By Age Group for Each 10,000 Population (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-8
An Overview of the Cardiovascular Devices Market.....III-8
Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator Market.....III-8
1$150
   Competition.....III-9
Table 49: Leading Players in the US Cardiac Rhythm Management Devices Market (2005: Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for Medtronic, Guidant/ Boston Scientific, St. Jude Medical and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-9

Table 50: Leading Players in the US Cardiac Pacemakers Market (2006): Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for Medtronic, St. Jude, Guidant/Boston Scientific, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-9
1$150
   Table 51: Leading Players in the US Core Single & Dual Chamber Cardiac Pacemakers Market (2004 – 2006): Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for Medtronic, St. Jude, Guidant/Boston Scientific and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-10

Table 52: Leading Players in the US Tri-Chamber (CRT-P) Cardiac Pacemakers Market (2005 –2006): Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for Medtronic, Guidant/Boston Scientific, and St. Jude (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-10
1$150
   Table 53: Leading Players in the US Cardiac Remote Monitoring (CRM) Systems Market (2004 & 2005E): Percentage Breakdown by Volume Sales for Medtronic, St. Jude, Biotronik and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-11
Product Launches.....III-11
3$225
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-144$300
   Key US Players.....III-18
Boston Scientific Corporation.....III-18
Medtronic, Inc......III-18
1$75
   St. Jude Medical, Inc......III-19
Zoll Medical Corporation.....III-19
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-20
Unit Analytics.....III-20
Table 54: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-20

Table 55: US Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-20
1$150
   Table 56: US 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and Externa Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-211$150
   Value Analytics.....III-22
Table 57: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-22

Table 58: US Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-22
1$150
   Table 59: US 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-23

Table 60: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for CRT with Pacemaker Backup (CRT-P) Devices with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-23
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-24
Current and Future Analysis.....III-24
Table 61: Canadian Pacemaker Exports (2005): Percentage Breakdown by Export Value for Ireland, The Netherlands, United Kingdom, United States, Italy, Iceland, and Germany (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-24

Table 62: Canadian Pacemaker Imports (2005): Percentage Breakdown by Import Value for Switzerland, the United States, Ireland, Sweden, Netherlands, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-24
1$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-25
Unit Analytics.....III-25
Table 63: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-25

Table 64: Canadian Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-25
1$150
   Table 65: Canadian 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment –Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Implantable Pacemakers(Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2000, 2008 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-261$150
   Value Analytics.....III-27
Table 66: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-27

Table 67: Canadian Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-27
1$150
   Table 68: Canadian 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-28
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-29
Current and Future Analysis.....III-29
Pacemakers Market Scenario.....III-29
Leading Players ........III-29
1$75
   Table 69: Leading Players in Japanese Cardiac Pacemakers Market (2004 & 2005E): Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for Medtronic Japan, Japan Lifeline and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-30

Table 70: Pacemaker Imports in Japan (2004 & 2005) - Percentage Breakdown by Imports Value for Switzerland, US, Sweden, Ireland, Germany and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-30
1$150
   Product Launch.....III-311$75
   Focus on Select Players.....III-32
Fukuda Denshi Co., Ltd......III-32
Japan Lifeline Co., Ltd......III-32
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-33
Unit Analytics.....III-33
Table 71: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-33

Table 72: Japanese Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-33
1$150
   Table 73: Japanese 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-341$150
   Value Analytics.....III-35
Table 74: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-35

Table 75: Japanese Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-35
1$150
   Table 76: Japanese 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-36
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-37
Current and Future Analysis.....III-37
European Medical Devices Market.....III-37
CRM Market Generates Higher Revenues.....III-37
Major CRM Markets.....III-37
1$75
   Maturity Hits European Pacemakers Market.....III-38
Table 77: European Pacemaker Systems Market (2005 & 2006): Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Company for Medtronic, St. Jude Medical, Guidant/Boston Scientific, Sorin Group, Biotronic GmbH & Co. KG, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-38
1$150
   Product Launches.....III-391$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-40
Unit Analytics.....III-40
Table 78: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Geographic Region – France, Germany, Italy, UK and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-40

Table 79: European Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Geographic Region – France, Germany, Italy, UK and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-40
1$150
   Table 80: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-41

Table 81: European Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-41
1$150
   Table 82: European 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for France, Germany,Italy, UK and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-42

Table 83: European 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-42
1$150
   Value Analytics.....III-43
Table 84: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Geographic Region – France, Germany, Italy, UK and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-43

Table 85: European Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Geographic Region – France, Germany, Italy, UK and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-43
1$150
   Table 86: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-44

Table 87: European Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-44
1$150
   Table 88: European 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for France, Germany, Italy UK, and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-45

Table 89: European 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for Years 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-45
1$150
   Table 90: Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for CRT with Pacemaker Backup (CRT-P) Devices with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2002 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-46
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-47
Current and Future Analysis.....III-47
Product Developments/Launches.....III-47
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-48
Unit Analytics.....III-48
Table 91: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-48

Table 92: French Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-48
1$150
   Table 93: French 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-491$150
   Value Analytics.....III-50
Table 94: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single- Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010(includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-50

Table 95: French Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-50
1$150
   Table 96: French 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-51
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-52
Current and Future Analysis.....III-52
Product Launches.....III-52
1$75
   Biotronik GmbH & Co., KG – A Key Player.....III-531$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-54
Unit Analytics.....III-54
Table 97: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single- Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-54
1$150
   Table 98: German Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-55

Table 99: German 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-55
1$150
   Value Analytics.....III-56
Table 100: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years2000 through 2010(includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-56

Table 101: German Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-56
1$150
   Table 102: German 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment –Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-57
1$150
   Market Analysis.....III-58
Current and Future Analysis.....III-58
Sorin Group – A Key Player.....III-58
1$75
   Unit Analytics.....III-59
Table 103: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-59

Table 104: Italian Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-59
1$150
   Table 105: Italian 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-601$150
   Value Analytics.....III-61
Table 106: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single- Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010(includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-61

Table 107: Italian Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-61
1$150
   Table 108: Italian 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-62
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-63
Current and Future Analysis.....III-63
Cardiac Rhythm Management Devices Market Overview.....III-63
Regulatory Environment.....III-63
Pacing Guidelines in the UK.....III-63
1$75
   BPEG Specifications on Modes of Pacing.....III-64
Key Statistics.....III-64
B. Market Analytics.....III-64
Unit Analytics.....III-64
Table 109: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-64
1$150
   Table 110: UK Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-65

Table 111: UK 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – PercentageBreakdown of Volume Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-65
1$150
   Value Analytics.....III-66
Table 112: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-66

Table 113: UK Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemakers and Dual-Chamber Pacemakers) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-66
1$150
   Table 114: UK 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-67
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-68
Current and Future Analysis.....III-68
Spain.....III-68
Switzerland.....III-68
1$75
   Table 115: Cardiac Pacemaker Market in Switzerland (2005): Percentage Breakdown of Import Value by Country for the Netherlands, Ireland, Germany, Sweden, France, the United States, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-69
Product Launches.....III-69
1$150
   Vitatron B.V. (Netherlands) – A key Player.....III-70
B. Market Analytics.....III-70
Unit Analytics.....III-70
Table 116: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-70
1$150
   Table 117: Rest of Europe Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-71

Table 118: Rest of Europe 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-71
1$150
   Value Analytics.....III-72
Table 119: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-72

Table 120: Rest of Europe Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-72
1$150
   Table 121: Rest of Europe 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-73
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-74
Current and Future Analysis.....III-74
Pacemakers Market in China.....III-74
1$75
   Table 122: Chinese Pacemaker Imports (1999-2001): Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for the United States, Germany, Canada, Hong Kong, France, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-75
Hong Kong.....III-75
India.....III-75
1$150
   Korea.....III-76
Table 123: Leading Players in the Korean Cardiac Rhythm Management (CRM) Market (2004 & 2005): Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for Medtronic, Pacesetter, Guidant/Boston Scientific, Biotronik and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-76
1$150
   Thailand.....III-77
B. Market Analytics.....III-77
Unit Analytics.....III-77
Table 124: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-77
1$150
   Table 125: Asia-Pacific Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-78

Table 126: Asia-Pacific 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-78
1$150
   Value Analytics.....III-79
Table 127: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-79

Table 128: Asia-Pacific Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-79
1$150
   Table 129: Asia-Pacific 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-80
1$150
   A. Market Analysis.....III-81
Current and Future Analysis.....III-81
CCC Del Uruguay SA – A Key Player.....III-81
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-82
Unit Analytics.....III-82
Table 130: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-82

Table 131: Latin American Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-82
1$150
   Table 132: Latin American 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment –Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-831$150
   Value Analytics.....III-84
Table 133: Latin American Recent Past, Current &Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-84

Table 134: Latin American Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-84
1$150
   Table 135: Latin American 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-85
1$150
   Market Analysis.....III-86
Current and Future Analysis.....III-86
Product Developments/Launches.....III-86
1$75
   Unit Analytics.....III-87
Table 136: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-87

Table 137: Rest of World Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-87
1$150
   Table 138: Rest of World 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-881$150
   Value Analytics.....III-89
Table 139: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-89

Table 140: Rest of World Long-term Projections for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-89
1$150
   Table 141: Rest of World 10-Year Perspective for Cardiac Pacemakers by Product Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for – Implantable Pacemakers (Single-Chamber Pacemaker and Dual-Chamber Pacemaker) and External Pacemakers Markets for 2003, 2008 & 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-901$150
  
Total Companies Profiled: 24 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 38 )

Region/Country Players

The United States 15 Canada 1 Japan 5 Europe 14 France 2 Germany 5 The United Kingdom 1 Italy 4 Rest of Europe 2 Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 2 Latin America 1
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