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Medtronic, headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, is a medical technology company specialised in implantable and interventional therapies. Over the last five years, Medtronic's revenue has more than doubled, rising from US$5 billion in fiscal 2000 to over US$11 billion in fiscal 2006,.
Medtronic's products are organised within seven operating segments:
Cardiac Rhythm Disease Management - Medtronic's largest operating division, accounting for 46% of the company's total revenue in fiscal 2006. Products include cardiac resynchronisation therapy (CRT (1) (C RunTime) See runtime library.
(2) (Cathode Ray Tube) A vacuum tube used as a display screen in a computer monitor or TV. The viewing end of the tube is coated with phosphors, which emit light when struck by electrons. ) devices, pacemakers, implantable and external defibrillators, leads and ablation products.
Vascular - Includes drug-eluting and other coronary stents, balloon and guiding catheters, endovascular stent grafts, embolic embolic /em·bol·ic/ (em-bol´ik) pertaining to an embolus or to embolism.
1. Relating to, or caused by an embolus or embolism.
2. Relating to emboly. protection products and peripheral vascular products. In fiscal 2006, sales from this division accounted for 8% of Medtronic's total revenue.
Cardiac Surgery - Includes perfusion systems, heart valves Heart valves
Valves that regulate blood flow into and out of the heart chambers.
Mentioned in: Heart Failure , minimally-invasive cardiac surgery products and accessories. In fiscal 2006, sales from the segment accounted for 6% of Medtronic's revenue.
Spinal and Navigation - Includes thoracolumbar thoracolumbar /tho·ra·co·lum·bar/ (-lum´bar) pertaining to thoracic and lumbar vertebrae.
1. Of or relating to the thoracic and lumbar parts of the spinal column. , cervical and interbody spinal devices and surgical navigation tools. Revenue from the segment accounted for 20% of Medtronic's sales in fiscal 2006.
Neurological - Includes implantable neurostimulation devices, implantable drug administration systems and Medtronic's obesity management products. The division generated 9% of Medtronic's revenue in fiscal 2006.
Diabetes - Includes systems for the treatment of diabetes. The division generated 6% of Medtronic's revenue in fiscal 2006.
ENT ENT ears, nose, and throat (otorhinolaryngology).
ear, nose, and throat
ear, nose and throat.
ENT Ears, nose & throat; formally, otorhinolaryngology - Includes surgical products used by ENT physicians and neurology products. Revenue from the segment accounted for 4% of Medtronic's sales in fiscal 2006."
Key Topics Covered Include:
* Product Portfolio and R&D
* Revenue by Operating Segment, 2004-2006 (US$ million)
* Cardiac Rhythm Disease Management
* Implantable Defibrillators
* Pacing Products
* Patient Management
* External Defibrillators
* Electrophysiology (EP) Systems
* Coronary Products
* Endovascular and Peripheral Products
* Heart Valves and Repair Products
* Surgical Ablation
* Spinal Products
* Neurological Products
* Gastroenterology and Urology urology
Medical specialty dealing with the urinary system and male reproductive organs. It traces its origin to medieval lithologists, itinerant healers who specialized in surgical removal of bladder stones.
* Diabetes Market
* Powered Surgical Systems
* Otology/Neurotology Products
* Rhinology rhinology /rhi·nol·o·gy/ (ri-nol´ah-je) the medical specialty that deals with the nose and its diseases.
The anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the nose. Products
* Plastic Surgery Products
* Powered Surgical Systems
* Endoscopy endoscopy
Examination of the body's interior through an instrument inserted into a natural opening or an incision, usually as an outpatient procedure. Endoscopes include the upper gastrointestinal endoscope (for the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum), the colonoscope (for the Products
* Nerve Integrity Monitoring Systems
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