Innovation scorecard 2011: Methodology

The PwC Medical Technology Innovation Scorecard incorporates qualitative and quantitative data and analysis to identify and provide support for industry best practices. The overall scores and rankings in each dimension, as well as in aggregate, should be regarded as a general rule to help support the advancement of regulatory and advocacy work within the medical device industry.

A more in depth review of the methodology used is available in the Appendix of this report.

 

To calculate historic and current scores, PwC applied the following five-step process:

five-step process

Global Contacts

Brazil

Eliane Kihara
Tel: +55 11 3674 2455
Rodrigo Vinau
Tel: +55 11 3674 2000

China

Mark Gilbraith
Tel: +86 21 2323 2898
David Wood
Tel: +86 10 6533 5335
Jia X Xu
Tel: +86 10 6533 7734

France

Philippe Nguyen
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Germany

Volker Fitzner
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Martin Schloh
Tel: +49 89 5790 5102
Zun-Gon Kim
Tel: +49 89 5790 6245

India

Sujay Shetty
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Israel

Claudio Yarza
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Japan

Kenichiro Abe
Tel: +81 80 3158 5929
Kensuke K Koda
Tel: +81 90 6514 8101
Mie M Onodera
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Kaoru K Sato
Tel: +81 80 3317 6957

United Kingdom

Jo Pisani
Tel: +44 207 804 3744
Simon Friend
Tel: +44 20 7213 4875
Steve Arlington
Tel: +44 20 7213 4622

United States

Christopher Wasden
Tel: +1 646 471 6090
Michael Swanick
Tel: +1 267 330 6060