Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/04/2012 -- The wound care market requires constant innovation and scientific research is ongoing to find ways of improving healing outcomes in all types of wounds. The wound care industry is an incredibly diverse and highly competitive arena that is ever-changing. Kalorama Information feels that the market will continue to expand over the long term due to an aging population, longer life expectancies, and an increasing number of sicker patients across all care settings.
This Kalorama Information report, World Wound Care Markets, is the latest edition of Kalorama's comprehensive look at markets for wound care products in skin ulcer, burn, and surgical/trauma applications. Included in this report:
World Wound Care Current Market Size and Forecast
Regional Breakout of World Wound Care Market (Germany, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Canada, China, India, Brazil, Japan, United States, Rest of World)
Competitor Market Share
Revenues by Application (Skin Ulcers, Burns, Surgical/Trauma)
Wound Closure Market Revenue Percentage by Segment (Collagen Sealants, Staples, Adhesives, Sutures)
Wound Management Revenue Percentage by Product Segment (Debridement, Gauze, Tapes, Bandages, Wound Cleansers, Anti-Infectives)
Moist Dressings Revenue Percentage by Product Segment (Foams, Alginates, Film, Hyrdrogel, Hydrocolloid)
Biological Dressings Revenue Percentage by Product Segment (Collagen, Artificial Skin, Growth Factors)
Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) Market Estimates
Pressure Relief Products Market Estimate
Issues and Trends in the Industry
Description of Products
Profiles of Competitors
In the short term, there will be more ebb and flow in the industry due to changes in reimbursement, contract bidding Patients have more complex coexisting illnesses such as diabetes, heart failure, obesity, pulmonary and vascular diseases, immobility issues and chronic wounds. These factors are all influenced by future demographic trends, economic uncertainty, the impact of health care reform, increasing numbers of uninsured patients, reimbursement pressures from third party payers, continuing shortage of nurses and physicians and increasing technology and supply costs.
The following companies are profiled in the report:
Hill-Rom Company, Inc.
Hollister Wound Care LLC
Johnson & Johnson
Lohmann and Rauscher GmbH
Kensey Nash Corporation
Kinetic Concepts, Inc.
Smith & Nephew, plc
Systagenix Wound Management
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