Hospital supplies are the basic commodities required in the hospital to effectively examine, diagnose, and treat the disease or injury of patients. Operating room equipment include Operating Room Tables, Surgical Drapes, Positioning Straps, Scalpels, Surgical Clamps, Drape clamps, Surgical Bowls, and Operating Room Lights. GlobalData uses proprietary data and analytics to provide a comprehensive report on the operating room equipment market in South Africa. Buy the latest report here.

In 2022, GlobalData’s Market Model methodology determined that the leading player in the operating room equipment market in South Africa was 3M followed by AliMed, Becton Dickinson and Co, Cardinal Health, Ecolab, Hill-Rom, Johnson & Johnson, Medline Industries, Medtronic, Owens & Minor, Skytron, Steris, Stryker and Symmetry Surgical.

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A Operating Room Table is a uniquely designed table that a patient lays down on during a surgical procedure. Surgical Drapes are Sterile fabric used to isolate the surgical site, maintain a clean and sterile environment and to prevent contamination from other body sites. Disposable sterile positioning straps are used to immobilize patients and place them in the optimal position for surgical procedures. A scalpel is a disposable surgical blade that comes in different formats to optimize surgical cutting. A surgical clamp is used to compress, hold, or manipulate tissue and vasculature in the operating field of the surgeon. Drape clamps are used during surgeries to hold surgical drapes and towels in place in the surgical field. Surgical Bowls are used in operating theatres to hold either sterilized or used instruments swabs and waste products from the surgical procedure, improving patient safety and increasing the quality and efficiency of procedures. An Operating Room Light is a surgical light head which assists surgeons by illuminating the local area or cavity of a patient. A surgical boom provides support in the OR by ergonomically centralizing all surgical support equipment for OR personnel.

The operating room equipment market in South Africa 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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