Global Self-care Medical Devices to Grow 8.64% (2016-2020) - Lack of Patient Compliance a Key Challenge - Research and Markets

Friday, April 15, 2016 Research News J E 4

DUBLIN, April 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Self-care Medical Devices 2016-2020" report to their offering.       (Logo: )

The global self-care medical devices market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.64% during the period 2016-2020. 

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global self-care medical devices market. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of the following devices:

  • Self-monitoring blood glucose (SMBG) devices
  • Peritoneal dialysis (PD)
  • Sleep apnea monitors
  • Insulin pumps
  • Body temperature monitors
  • Inhalers
  • Pedometers
  • Blood pressure monitors
  • Nebulizers
  • Male external catheters
  • Holter monitors 

The self-care medical devices market has seen a significant change in product innovation, market growth, and IT integration of medical devices have led to the development of better and more sophisticated self-care medical devices market. The adoption of connected services in wearable technology has enabled customers to use various types of connected services. 

According to the report, increasing awareness among people about diabetes and self-monitoring of blood glucose and using insulin pumps has a significant impact on the growth of the global self-care medical devices market. 

Further, the report states that discomfort is a main factor contributing to non-compliance in people using self-care medical devices. Vendors should consider safety, usability, efficacy, comfort, and disposal when designing a device. The compliance rate with older people (naïve patients) has overhead numerous complications in terms of drug delivery, diagnostics, and sometimes may cause injury. These patients should be encouraged to use self-care medical devices with better compliance. 

Key vendors: 

  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Johnson and Johnson
  • Medtronic plc
  • Omron Healthcare Inc.
  • Philips Healthcare
  • Roche Diagnostics

Key Topics Covered:  PART 01: Executive summary  PART 02: Scope of the report   PART 03: Market research methodology  PART 04: Introduction  PART 05: Market landscape   PART 06: Market segmentation by application  PART 07: Global SMBG devices market  PART 08: Global PD market  PART 09: Global sleep apnea devices market  PART 10: Global insulin pumps market  PART 11: Global body temperature monitors market  PART 12: Global inhalers market

PART 13: Global pedometers market  PART 14: Global blood pressure monitors market

PART 15: Global nebulizers market  PART 16: Global male external catheter market  PART 17: Global Holter monitors market  PART 18: Geographical segmentation  PART 19: Market drivers  PART 20: Impact of drivers  PART 21: Market challenges  PART 22: Impact of drivers and challenges  PART 23: Market trends  PART 24: Vendor landscape 

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