Navigation Links
China's Views on Mental Disorders Improving but Challenges Remain
Date:12/11/2008

Improvements in Awareness and Treatment of Mental Disorders Will Drive China's Psychiatric Drug Market to Reach Nearly $1 Billion by 2012, According to a New Report From Decision Resources

WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that China's views on mental disorders are improving but challenges remain. According to the new special Emerging Markets report entitled Issues in Diagnosis and Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders in China, most surveyed Chinese psychiatrists cite lack of awareness about mental disorders, social stigma and potential negative impact on employability as barriers for patients to seek psychiatric treatment, although they foresee improvements in diagnosis and treatment rates during the next five years.

"To improve the treatment of mental health disorders in China, physicians told us that they want drug companies to help increase social awareness of mental disorders," stated Manashi Sherawat, Ph.D., analyst at Decision Resources.

The report also finds that improvements in awareness and treatment of mental disorders will drive the Chinese psychiatric drug market to grow from $250 million in 2007 to nearly $1 billion in 2012. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) could reach $300 - $350 million assuming a 24 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR). Atypical antipsychotics could reach $650 million assuming a 35 percent CAGR.

"By indication, schizophrenia currently holds the largest share due to the recognition of the need for medical treatment of this condition and the high price of the atypical antipsychotics," added Dr. Sherawat. "By 2012, based on current trends, we anticipate that schizophrenia and bipolar disorder shares will increase slightly, and the share held by major depression and generalized anxiety disorder will decline."

EMERGING MARKETS REPORTS

The Ultimate Analysis of Pharmaceutical Markets in China and India

Decision Resources is the FIRST and ONLY company to offer a syndicated report series for high-growth emerging markets with comprehensive disease-specific analysis. Each report assesses the commercial opportunity in the pharmaceutical market for a disease based on population demographics, economic development, disease epidemiology and changing physicians' practices.

About Decision Resources

Decision Resources (www.DecisionResources.com) is a world leader in market research publications, advisory services and consulting designed to help clients shape strategy, allocate resources and master their chosen markets. Decision Resources is a Decision Resources, Inc. company.

About Decision Resources, Inc.

Decision Resources, Inc. is a cohesive portfolio of companies that offers best-in-class, high-value information and insights on important sectors of the healthcare industry. Clients rely on this analysis and data to make informed decisions. Please visit Decision Resources, Inc. at www.DecisionResourcesInc.com.

All company, brand or product names contained in this document may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.

    For more information, contact:

    Natalia Morales                              Elizabeth Marshall
    Decision Resources                           Decision Resources, Inc.
    781-296-2691                                 781-296-2563
    nmorales@dresources.com                      emarshall@dresources.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Decision Resources
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Perot Systems and ChinaSoft to Pursue Chinese Healthcare Opportunities
2. Women who are perceived as confident in job interviews also seen as lacking social skills
3. Latest Breast Imaging Techniques Offer New Views
4. Wrinkle Cream Reviews Site Reveals a Winner for 2008's Best Wrinkle Creams : Wrinkle Cream reviewssite, WrinkleBest.com has released the Editor's Choice for Best Wrinkle Cream of 2008
5. The Public Knows the Candidates Views on Healthcare Reform, But Do the Candidates Know What Healthcare Professionals Think?
6. WebMD Highlights Presidential Candidates Views on Health Care
7. LocumTenens.com Reaps Mixed Reviews on Universal Healthcare
8. SPOKESPERSON AVAILABILTY: Planned Parenthood President Available for Interviews on Proposed HHS Regulations
9. [video] WallSt.nets 3 Minute Press Show Features Executive Interviews and Highlights Recent Press for the Following: JSDA, GSPI, JACO, SGTI, HCPC
10. 2008 Mitchell Medical Industry Conference Previews 100 Percent Paperless Auto Medical Claim Solution
11. U.S. Preventive Medicine Views Bernankes Comments as Strong Support for Prevention and Wellness Programs
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/27/2016)... NY (PRWEB) , ... June 27, 2016 , ... ... using cutting edge technology to revolutionize the emergency ambulance transport experience for the ... are aware of how Uber has disrupted the taxi industry through the use ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Pixel Film Studios Released ProSlice Levels, a Media Slicing Effect ... videos a whole new perspective by using the title layers in ProSlice Levels ... , ProSlice Levels contains over 30 Different presets to choose from. FCPX ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... Experts from the American ... Annual Research Meeting June 26-28, 2016, at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston. ... including advance care planning, healthcare costs and patient and family engagement. , AIR ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... ... First Choice Emergency Room , the largest network of independent freestanding emergency ... its new Mesquite-Samuell Farm facility. , “We are pleased to announce Dr. Ogunleye ... M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room. , Dr. Ogunleye ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... Conventional wisdom preaches the benefits of moderation, ... the latter, setting the bar too high can result in disappointment, perhaps even self-loathing. ... toward their goal. , Research from PsychTests.com reveals that behind the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016 Research and Markets has announced ... Analysis 2016 - Forecast to 2022" report to their ... contains up to date financial data derived from varied research ... trends with potential impact on the market during the next ... which comprises of sub markets, regional and country level analysis. ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... and INDIANAPOLIS , June 23, 2016 ... Lilly Diabetes Tomorrow,s Leaders Scholarship is any indication, the ... announced today online at www.diabetesscholars.org by the ... diabetes stand in the way of academic and community ... Foundation,s scholarship program since 2012, and continues to advocate ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 Research ... "Surgical Procedure Volumes: Global Analysis (United States, China, Japan, ... report to their offering. ... tool for healthcare business planners, provides surgical procedure volume ... surgery trends with an in-depth analysis of growth drivers ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: