Global Prostate Cancer Devices Market 2015-2019 - Increase in Aging Population Drives Growth

Jul 14, 2015, 07:59 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, July 08, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Prostate Cancer Devices Market 2015-2019" report to their offering.

The global prostate cancer devices market to grow at a CAGR of 13.48% over the period 2014-2019.

The increased adoption of robotic-assisted prostatectomy procedures is one of the major trends in the market. Use of robotic systems has increased the prognostics of patients, leading to increased adoption of prostate cancer treatment.

According to the report, an increase in the aging population is the primary contributor to the growth of the market. It is projected that nearly 2 billion people will be aged 60 years and above by 2050. With aging, a person becomes more susceptible to several age-related disorders including urological disorders such as prostate cancer in men.

Further, the report states that complications associated with prostate cancer surgeries limits their adoption. Risks and side effects such as minor heart attacks, blood clots in the leg, and urinary incontinence hamper the growth of the market.

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global prostate cancer devices market for the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue generated from the sales of prostate cancer devices based on their applications.

Types of applications:

  • External beam radiation therapy
  • Radical prostatectomy
  • Brachytherapy
  • Cryotherapy
  • HIFU

Key Vendors

  • C. R. Bard
  • Elekta
  • Intuitive Surgical
  • Siemens Healthcare
  • Theragenics
  • Varian Medical Systems

Other Prominent Vendors

  • Eckert & Ziegler BEBIG
  • Galil Medical
  • IsoRay
  • Philips Healthcare
  • Profound Medical
  • SonaCare Medical

Key Topics Covered:

  1. Executive Summary
  2. List of Abbreviations
  3. Scope of the Report
  4. Market Research Methodology
  5. Introduction
  6. Market Landscape
  7. Overview: Prostate Cancer
  8. Market Segmentation by Type of Application
  9. Geographical Segmentation
  10. Buying Criteria
  11. Market Growth Drivers
  12. Drivers and their Impact
  13. Market Challenges
  14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  15. Market Trends
  16. Trends and their Impact
  17. Vendor Landscape
  18. Key Vendor Analysis

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