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

Apr 15, 2016, 06:10 ET from Research and Markets

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. 
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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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