Orthopedic devices are used to treat the disorders and injuries of the musculoskeletal system of human body. Bone cement and casting materials are used to fix bone fractures or as a complement to other devices in procedures such as joint reconstruction and trauma fixation. Casting Materials are used to immobilize the part of the fractured long bones in order to increase the rate of healing. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a comprehensive report on the casting materials market in Australia. Buy the latest report here.

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In 2022, GlobalData’s Market Model methodology determined that the leading player in the casting materials market in Australia was 3M followed by BSN medical, Lohmann & Rauscher and Ossur hf.

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The casting material can be either Fiberglass or Plaster of Paris (POP) Bandage. Fiberglass bandages are made up of glass fiber reinforced plastic, impregnated with polyurethane and is woven into sheets of varying width and packed in rolls. Plaster of Paris bandages consist of a cotton bandage impregnated with Plaster of Paris (also known as calcined gypsum) which hardens after it has been made wet.

The casting materials market in Australia can expand or contract due to a variety of reasons including population demographics, disease incidence and prevalence, macroeconomic issues, and geopolitical considerations. Disruption to a market could be caused by a sudden, unexpected change in these factors, but it could also be driven by changes in clinical practice, leading to a change in diagnosis or treatment of patients, as part of a process to generally improve medical practice.

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