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

Tel: +33 1 56 57 7769

Germany

Volker Fitzner

Tel: +49 69 9585 5602
Martin Schloh

Tel: +49 89 5790 5102
Zun-Gon Kim

Tel: +49 89 5790 6245

India

Sujay Shetty

Tel: +91 22 6669 1305

Israel

Claudio Yarza

Tel: +972 3 795 4 590

Japan

Kenichiro Abe

Tel: +81 80 3158 5929
Kensuke K Koda

Tel: +81 90 6514 8101
Mie M Onodera

Tel: +81 03 5251 2791
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