According to GlobalData’s medical device pipeline database, 15 Ankle & Foot Braces and Supports devices are in various stages of development globally. GlobalData’s report Ankle & Foot Braces and Supports provides an overview of the segment’s pipeline landscape and offers detailed analysis of its products. Buy the report here.

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Of these devices, seven are in active development, while the remaining eight are in an inactive stage of development. There are three products in the early stages of development, and the remaining four are in the late stages of development.

Ankle and foot braces and supports are used to prevent injuries or provide support to the ankle joint. These braces are often used in the case of an ankle sprain or post-operatively to fix a fracture. One unit refers to one foot and ankle brace or support.

Innovations in the medical devices sector are linked to the development of new approaches, processes, or technologies for treating, diagnosing, and managing disease in response to demand from healthcare for better patient outcomes and reduce healthcare costs.

Based on an analysis of GlobalData’s Medical Intelligence Center pipeline product database, these actively developed Ankle & Foot Braces and Supports pipeline devices are all expected to be approved within the next ten years.

Currently, private organizations, public entities and institutions are working on the development of Ankle & Foot Braces and Supports devices. Overall, most of these Ankle & Foot Braces and Supports pipeline devices are being developed by private entities.

Key players involved in the active development of Ankle & Foot Braces and Supports include Georgia Institute of Technology, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, North Carolina State University, Stanford University, Stanford University, Hospital for Sick Children, U.S. Department of Defense, University of California San Diego, University of Delaware and University of Florida.

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The medical devices pipeline data used in this article were obtained from the Medical Pipeline Products Database of GlobalData’s Medical Intelligence Center. The Pipeline Products database is a is a comprehensive source of information on medical devices, it covers 39K products which are in development stage and intended for diagnosis, treatment, and management of diseases/conditions/symptoms directly or indirectly. The pipeline products included in the database are sourced from reliable and authenticated sources, such as company websites, SEC filings, conference presentations, analyst presentations, news releases, clinical trial registries, and grants. The information is collected by following systematic research techniques and proprietary methodology.