Navigation Links
Wound Dressings Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, and Forecast, 2012 – 2018
Date:9/9/2013

Albany, NY (PRWEB) September 09, 2013

According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research “Wound Dressings Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, and Forecast, 2012 – 2018,” the global wound dressings market was estimated to be valued at USD 12.8 billion in 2011 and expected to reach Transparency Market Research USD 21.6 billion by 2018 at a CAGR of 7.8% from 2012 to 2018. The markets for wound dressings is more inclined towards advanced wound dressing techniques due to the faster healing and ease of use. Traditional wound dressings are a low cost method and expected to remain in trend in future, albeit at a lower growth rate.

Browse the full report at http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/wound-dressing-market.html.

Wound dressings are utilized to cover wounds and prevent microbial infection, spreading of necrosis in the tissue and improving healing of wounds in a shorter duration. Wounds are caused by injury to tissue due to accidents, physical activities such as sports, burns and chronic diseases such as diabetes.

The U.S. and Europe were the major markets for wound dressings, collectively accounting for more than 60% of the worldwide wound dressings market in 2011. Asia-Pacific is the fastest growing region for wound dressings particularly due to emerging economies of China, Taiwan and India experiencing high growth rate. Since the last decade, the emergence of interactive/bioactive and antimicrobial dressings has significantly enhanced the growth of the advanced wound dressings market in emerging economies.

The multi-billion dollar wound dressings market is expected to witness robust demand as the aging population is observed to experience a growing prevalence of chronic wounds such as pressure ulcers and venous status ulcers. With medical facilities and healthcare practitioners focusing on reducing the costs of treating chronic wounds, this market is expected to grow considerably in the near future.

Development of new products and therapies such as moist wound care is beneficial for rapid healing of wounds. Moist wound dressings create and retain a wet environment around the wound and facilitate healing. With moisture provided to the wound, the moist wound care dressings helps in accelerating the healing process which is highly recommended for chronic wounds like pressure ulcers, diabetic ulcers, burn injuries and other slow healing wounds, effectively addressing the wound-healing process at reduced costs and thus likely to see increasing acceptance in the medical community.

The key market players include Bristol-Myers Squibb, Smith and Nephew, Coloplast AS, Healthpoint Biotherapeutics, Johnson and Johnson, Medline Industries, and 3M Healthcare among others. Smith & Nephew is the market leader after its acquisition of Healthpoint in December 2012. This acquisition gives Smith & Nephew a strong position in bioactives, the fastest growing area of advanced wound management.

Browse Blog: http://nitinsirsat.blogspot.com/

Browse all Market Research reports: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/9/prweb11101704.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Wound care meta-review draws firm conclusions from Cochrane published studies
2. Topical simvastatin shown to accelerate wound healing in diabetes
3. Free Webinar for Wound Care Excellence: Making Rehab Part of the Wound Care Team
4. Wound Infections From Colon Surgery May Raise Risk for Blood Clots
5. The Center for Wound Healing, Inc. Acquires Assets from Restorix Health
6. Dr. Releford Develops Treatment for Chronic Lymphedema and Associated Wounds
7. A*STAR scientists discover switch critical to wound healing
8. International research agreement set to transform wound care
9. Skin deep: Fruit flies reveal clues to wound healing in humans
10. Midtown Dentistry Combats Mouth Wounds During Radiation Treatment with New Medications
11. Cyr Family Becomes the Newest Sponsor for Wounded Warrior Project
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... April 24, 2017 , ... Rod Burkett, CEO of ... News website. , Rod has been at the forefront of Gardant since it was ... CEO, Rod has overseen the opening of more than 40 new senior living communities. ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... April 24, 2017 , ... Come to PAINWeekEnd (PWE) Tampa on May ... for an educational and exciting 2-day program. , An attendee at a recent ... they approach patients” about the course entitled Ain't Misbehavin': Decreasing and Managing Pain Patient ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... New York, NY (PRWEB) , ... April 24, ... ... students in 72 countries clearly shows that over the last decade, student well-being ... have ticked all the boxes of formal education, join the Islamic State to ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... 24, 2017 , ... “The Saint with Trin, and Omega Station”: a triple ... the creation of published author, Chris Jackson. Chris Jackson grew up in Abilene, ... Dallas Independent School District teaching English. He is heavily involved in the youth group ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... NC and Seattle, WA (PRWEB) , ... April ... ... utilized by 75+ leading lifestyle brands, work wear distributors and International relief organizations ... they can carry. The company also offers lifestyle and work wear collections via ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/19/2017)... April 19, 2017 The Mobile X-Ray product segment ... healthy CAGR during the forecast period Mobile X-Ray ... global digital mobile X-Ray devices market, which is estimated to ... expanding at a CAGR of 7% over the forecast period. ... of more than US$ 100 Mn in 2017 over 2016. ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... April 19, 2017 Global Prostate Cancer ... on the prostate cancer therapeutics market analyzes the ... Increasing prevalence of prostate cancer, launch of promising ... development of new drugs & therapeutic biological products, ... due to lesser side effects are some of ...
(Date:4/19/2017)...  Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: SRNE ... new treatments for cancer and other unmet medical ... announced underwritten public offering of 23,625,084 shares of ... of $2.00 per share, before deducting underwriting discounts ... Sorrento.  The net proceeds to Sorrento from this ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: