This Study provides an analytical overview of the state of the European Union medical device industry with regard to the following aspects: a) the impact of innovation in medical devices on health costs and expenditure; b) the innovativeness of the European medical device industry; c) the competitiveness of the European medical device industry as compared to that of the United States and Japan.

Rapporto preparato per DG Enterprise della Commissione Europea

Scritto da: Gianluca Baio, Laura Magazzini, Claudia Oglialoro, Fabio Pammolli, Massimo Riccaboni, Nicola C. Salerno