Global Wound Care Market: Overview
Over the years, the wound care market has become more technology intensive. Interested health care companies and medical device makers have poured in large amounts in research and development activities, expanding the scope of wound care. The product landscape is heavily influenced by competitive pricing strategies adopted by numerous top players. These players have considerably advanced the scope of product innovations to meet the needs in advanced wound care management. Further, the landscape has also seen several strategic mergers and consolidation moves by numerous aspiring players in developing markets. The growing numbers of patients in acute and chronic wounds are opening new avenues for care providers.
The ambit of wound care is wide. The wound care market has seen growing array of products to meet the needs of basic, traditional, and advanced care, which also include bioactive, antimicrobial products, and therapy devices.
The report offers an incisive analysis of the factors affecting the growth dynamic of the global wound care market. It also offers insights into the size of the key regional markets, scope of recently launched technologies, and the regulatory frameworks influencing new product approvals.
Global Wound Care Market: Trends and Opportunities
The study zeroes on in key trends affecting the share and size of key product segments in the wound care market. Growing demand for better wound care products for chronic wounds is a notable factor shaping the contours of the wound care market. Chronic wounds such as decubitus ulcers, diabetic foot ulcer, and venous leg ulcers have grown in prevalence in several countries. They have always been associated with vast societal and economic repercussions. This has also broadened the scope of wound care in the health care, world over, especially in developing and developing countries.
Promising solutions in the wound care market have been backed with advances in biological and chemical sciences. New demands under advanced wound care management have come from the growing incidence of type I and maturity-onset diabetes. The growing incidence has led to the surge in demands for wound care for patients with diabetic ulcers. In recent years, several advanced therapies and products have seen regulatory approvals in Europe and other developed regions. However, low income countries have been slow to adopt advanced wound care, thus restricting the potential of the wound care market. On the other hand, new revenue streams have emerged on account of the advent of novel wound care therapies in developed regions around the world.
Global Wound Care Market: Regional Landscape
Regionally, North America is one example of developed markets that have attracted sizable investments. Growing adoption of new wound care diagnostics for pathogens detection has helped wound care product providers in the region improve their wound care mechanisms in new product lines.
On the other hand, Europe has been witnessing rise in promising avenues for players in the global wound care market. Rise in patient populations that need wound care management is a key factor to which the high growth of the regional market can be attributed to. Moreover, the regional market has seen a slew of products to meet the wound care management for patients with vascular disease and diabetes. Some other key regions are Asia Pacific and the Middle East and Africa. Growing spending on healthcare infrastructures in these regions are catalyzing demand in recent years. The report presents insights into the imminent investment pockets in various key regions and strives to project their growth during the assessment period of 2016 – 2024.
Global Wound Care Market: Companies Profiled in the Report
Some of the key players the report has extensively profiled are Hollister, Inc., Coloplast AS, Derma Sciences, Inc., 3M Company, Covidien PLC, Smith & Nephew, Baxter International, Inc., and Azbil Corporation.
This report gives you access to decisive data such as:
- Market growth drivers
- Factors limiting market growth
- Current market trends
- Market structure
- Market projections for the coming years
Key highlights of this report
- Overview of key market forces propelling and restraining market growth
- Up-to-date analyses of market trends and technological improvements
- Pin-point analyses of market competition dynamics to offer you a competitive edge
- An analysis of strategies of major competitors
- An array of graphics and SWOT analysis of major industry segments
- Detailed analyses of industry trends
- A well-defined technological growth map with an impact-analysis
- Offers a clear understanding of the competitive landscape and key product segments