February 2011 Newsletter

February 28, 2011:

Q4-2010 US Refractive Surgery Up 7.5 Percent

The US refractive surgery market showed signs of improvement in Q4-2010, though the unemployment rate is expected to constrain the rate of growth through the balance of 2011. Nonetheless, Market Scope has raised its 2011 forecast.

February 28, 2011:

Q4-2010 IVT Injections Increase 10.5 Percent Over Q4-2009 Tallies

In Q4-2010, IVT injections continued to climb as laser photocoagulation procedures slipped and PDT procedures dropped precipitously. Vitrectomies fell very slightly during the quarter.

February 28, 2011:

Corporate Laser Centers Search for Success in Challenging Markets

As the difficult economic period for laser vision correction begins to abate, we offer capsule profiles of seven of the leading global corporate laser centers.

February 28, 2011:

Newer Devices Will Drive Future Revenue Growth in the Retinal Surgical Device Market

We expect newer devices entering the market beginning in 2011 to fuel yearly global revenue growth of 9 percent in the retinal surgical device market.

February 28, 2011:

February 2011 News Briefs

This month's news includes the latest from Aquesys, Regeneron, Bayer Healthcare, Genentech, Bausch + Lomb, and SarCode Corporation.

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