Global Disposable Medical Device Sensors Market 2015-2020 - Amendments in Regulations for Ingestible Sensors a Major Market Opportunity

Jan 29, 2016, 07:10 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Jan. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Disposable Medical Device Sensors Market by Product, Monitoring, Diagnostics, Therapeutics - Global Forecast to 2020" report to their offering.

The global market is estimated to reach USD 5,936 Million by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 10.3% during the forecast period

The disposable medical device sensors market is primarily driven by the continuously increasing healthcare expenditure, increasing incidence of healthcare acquired infections, high prevalence of diabetes and other cardiovascular diseases and growing pressure on healthcare organizations to curtail healthcare costs with the rising incidences of chronic disorders and increasing geriatric population. In addition the increasing demand for point of diagnostics and self-health management devices is also expected to contribute to the growth of the global disposable market in the coming years.

Moreover, trends such as increasing demands for miniaturized and user friendly medical devices are driving the innovation in this market which in turn will drive the market during the forecast period. However, inadequate reimbursements for some of the products in this market and stringent regulatory requirements are some of the key reasons restraining the growth of this market upto certain extent.

The global market is segmented on the basis of products, placement of sensors, and application. On the basis of products, the disposable medical device sensors market is divided into biosensors, temperature sensors, pressure sensors, accelerometers, image sensors, and others. On the basis of placement of sensors, the market is categorized into wearable sensors, implantable sensors, ingestible sensors, invasive sensors, and strip sensors.

The overall market is fragmented with the presence of several large and small market players. Major players in the global disposable medical device sensors market are Medtronic plc. (Ireland), GE Healthcare (U.K.), Philips N.V. (Netherlands), Smiths Medical (U.K.), TE Connectivity (Switzerland), Freescale Semiconductors, Inc. (U.S.), Omnivision Technologies, Inc. (U.S.), STMicroelectronics (Switzerland), Analog Devices, Inc. (U.S.), and Honeywell International, Inc. (U.S.).

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Insights

7 Global Disposable Medical Device Sensors Market, By Product

8 Global Disposable Medical Device Sensors Market, By Placement of Sensors

9 Global Disposable Medical Device Sensors Market, By Application

10 Global Disposable Medical Device Sensors Market, By Region

11 Competitive Landscape

12 Company Profiles

- Analog Devices, Inc.

- Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.

- GE Healthcare

- Honeywell International, Inc.

- Medtronic PLC

- Omnivision Technologies Inc.

- Philips Healthcare

- Smiths Medical

- Stmicroelectronics N.V.

- TE Connectivity

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