The prevalence of Irritable Bowel Syndrome is growing at a phenomenal rate worldwide. Annually, millions of individuals are believed to suffer from the disorder; however, very few patients undergo appropriate diagnosis of the same. This drawback is majorly attributed to the unknown pathophysiology and robust risk factors for the condition. Subject to the dominant symptoms, IBS is categorized into three types:
Global Opioid Induced Constipation (OIC) market is estimated to hit USD 2,779.24 Mn in 2022 with a CAGR of 4.6% during 2016-2022. Europe contributes highest in global OIC market in 2014 followed by North America. North America is expected to contribute significantly in OIC market and expected to hit USD 1,167.3 Mn in 2022 with highest CAGR 5.6% during 2016-2022. Germany is expected to contribute highest in European market and expected to hit USD 306.7 Mn in 2014.
The global chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC) drugs market is moderately competitive and is characterized by a large demand for over the counter medications. Considering CIC as a symptom and not a disorder, there is a greater tendency of patients towards opting for self-medication through OTC drugs. This report on CIC drugs market studies, estimates and forecasts the market for various drugs indicated for the treatment of chronic idiopathic constipation. The global CIC drugs market report studies this market for drug types, prescription type and geographical distribution.
This report on global laxatives market studies various drugs used for treatment and management of constipation. The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, U.S. defines constipation as 'condition in which you have fewer than three bowel movements a week, or hard, dry and small bowel movements that are painful or difficult to pass'.
This report on global Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Constipation (IBS-C) drugs market evaluates the current market scenario and predicts future market trends for the commercialized and pipeline drugs for IBS-C treatment. IBS is among the most commonly prevalent gastrointestinal diseases for which the exact cause is not determined. However, the recent developments in research on this issue have led to the introduction of several novel disease treatment and management solutions.
The worldwide personalized LASIK surgery market volume was evaluated at 1426 million US dollars during year 2014. Rising popularity of curative eye operation is predicted to assist the growth of the global personalized LASIK surgery market. Launching of technically modernized equipments, growing amount of eye care centers offering modified LASIK surgeries and growing consciousness related to efficiency and security are few of the aspects predicted to stimulate the growth of the market during the estimated period.
This report on global angina pectoris treatment market studies various drugs used for treatment of angina pectoris along with pipeline analysis of upcoming potential drugs. Angina is chest pain due to transient myocardial ischaemia, which usually occurs with physical activity or emotional stress, in the United States 10.2 million are estimated to experience angina with approximately 500,000 new cases occurring each year. Thus, drug pipeline of angina pectoris treatment market comprises potential drugs which are specific and fast in therapeutic action.
Various drug delivery technologies assist in adjusting dosage release with best possible safety and efficacy. Drug delivery technologies simplify the challenge of patient compliance, facilitate precision in dosage and reduce side effects. For the purpose of this study, the global drug delivery devices market is studied in terms of mode of administration and geography.
Exaggerating regulatory compliance, efficient maintenance of product life cycle and the growing need of prompt patient reporting has boost the need for pharmacovigilance. Pharmaceutical companies are increasingly entering into long term arrangements with CROs and BPOs for performing pharmacovigilance activities initiating from drug discovery phase to post market surveillance.
The global in-vitro diagnostics (IVD) market has considerably evolved over the past decade with the introduction of innovative diagnosis options. Major factors contributing to the growth of in-vitro diagnostics market include growing incidence of chronic diseases, aging population and growing demand for point-of-care testing. Advancements in the field of genomics and proteomics, introduction of condition-specific markers and development of healthcare infrastructure in emerging economies create future prospects for the market.
This report on global Alzheimer’s therapeutics market studies various drugs used for treatment of Alzheimer’s along with pipeline analysis of upcoming potential drugs. According to Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation, Alzheimer’s is one of the most common diseases that cause dementia, which leads to a loss of cognitive abilities, including reasoning, thinking, and remembering. Alzheimer’s is an irreversible, progressive brain disease that eventually destroys the ability to carry out the most basic tasks of daily living.
Medical waste is generated in healthcare facilities, medical research institutions and medical laboratories. Appropriate management of medical waste is the prime responsibility of medical facilities as these type of waste often have direct impact on community health, environment and other intermediaries, and demand appropriate control and disposal. Medical waste management comprises activities such as handling, storage, transport, processing and disposal of waste generated.
Hospital acquired infections (HAI) or diseases, also called as nosocomial infections are acquired in healthcare in-patient settings. It is estimated that in the U.S., 9.2 out of every 100 parents acquire hospital infection. Urinary tract infection and pneumonia are the most common types of HAI, followed by bloodstream infection, and surgical site infection.
This report on drug abuse testing/screening market studies various test and location types. For decades, drug of abuse test samples were transferred to laboratories with results returned days or even weeks later. More recently, point-of-collection (POC) testing became omnipresent, permitting detection of some drugs and/or their metabolites within minutes of collection.
This report on global osteoarthritis treatment market studies various type of therapeutics used for treatment of osteoarthritis along with pipeline analysis of upcoming potential drugs. Globally, osteoarthritis is the eighth leading cause of disability with the joint most frequently associated with disability being the knee. The current treatment available for osteoarthritis treatment is incapable due to lack of efficacy and serious side-effects associated with the long term use.
Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) genetic testing services refer to direct sale of genomic testing to consumers for scrutiny of their personal genome data. DTC genetic testing represents a potent instrument for offering inclusive genomic information to a multitude of individuals, with increasing involvement of physicians or health counselors to help interpreted test results. Consumers can now purchase a range of services based on genome and data, that were previously available for institutional purposes only.
The global healthcare IT industry is witnessing rapid evolution with the emergence of various new technologies across different healthcare practices. Telemedicine is one of the most significant services used in the healthcare industry which helps facilitate easy medical practice for both healthcare organizations as well as medical patients. Amongst the telemedicine services, video conferencing is expected to emerge as the most promising technology spurring the overall healthcare IT industry.Video conferencing refers to video communication among two or more participants in real-time.
Telehealth refers to the means of augmenting healthcare experience, medical training, education, monitoring and other such medical activities, with the support of telecommunications technologies. This helps healthcare providers for efficient and rapid interaction with various intermediaries. Telehealth is observed to be among the fastest growing areas of healthcare market.
Biomarker based diagnostics have already offered great advanced in the past decade in the field of cancer diagnosis, prognosis, staging and therapy selection. However, tissue-based detection approach produces a major drawback in terms of invasion for sample collection.
This report on global Listeria monocytogenes infections treatment market studies various drugs used for treatment of Listeria monocytogenes infection’s along with pipeline analysis of upcoming potential drugs. According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Listeriosis, a serious infection usually caused by eating food contaminated with the bacterium Listeria monocytogenes, is an important public health problem in the United States.
According to Cleveland Clinic, venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a disease that includes both deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE). It is a common, lethal disorder that affects hospitalized and non-hospitalized patients, recurs frequently, is often overlooked, and results in long-term complications including chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTPH) and the post-thrombotic syndrome (PTS).
This report on ADME toxicology testing market studies various product and technology types. ADME is the abbreviation for absorption, distribution, metabolism and elimination, a pharmacology and pharmacokinetics term that describes the disposition of a drug or compound inside the human body. ADME comprises set of four processes that develop the performance of a drug on human tissue and ADME toxicology testing is applied for the development of a new drug.
This report on medical adhesives and sealants market gives a comprehensive assessment of the industry on products, applications, end-use and regional levels. The study offers market size and forecast (USD Mn) of its component segments for the period 2014-2022, with respective CAGRs (value %) for the period 2016-2022, while considering 2015 as the base year.
Smart cards are integrated circuit (IC-based) devices that can be used for various electronic applications. These devices are used by connecting them to a smart card reader by physical or contactless connection. Smart cards equipped with IC chips that can hold more information as compared to the traditional magnetic strip and bar code cards.
This report on non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) market gives an all-inclusive view of the NIPT industry based on products, regional categories. The study offers market size and forecast (USD Mn) of its segments for the period 2014-2022, with respective CAGRs (value %) for the period 2016-2022, while considering 2015 as the base year.
Hot and cold therapy packs are medical products that provide comfort from pain arising through injury or other causes. The global market for hot and cold therapy packs is driven by growth in injury incidences resulting in pain, rise in geriatric population, and preference for non-invasive pain management methods. Development in manufacturing technologies and online vending have also facilitated the growth of this market. The future growth of hot and cold packs market will be determined by the need for safer pain management modalities as against pharmaceuticals.
This report on global autoimmune diseases treatment market studies various drugs used for treatment of autoimmune diseases along with pipeline analysis of upcoming potential drugs. Autoimmune diseases (ADs) are a family of more than 80 chronic, and often disabling, illnesses broadly characterized by immune system dysfunction leading to the loss of tolerance to self-antigens, presence of increased level of autoantibodies, inflammatory and mediatory cells and resulting chronic inflammation.
Mannequin-based simulation refers to computer representation of patient body in simulators by replacing with mannequins, drawings and animations. Some of the human functions that can be presented through mannequin simulators are spontaneous breathing, real-time vital stats information, other information such as heart sounds, pupil response, pupil size, obstruction in respiratory tracts and others.
Older adults are majorly benefited with home healthcare as it helps them to stay independently for as long as possible in an injury or illness. Home healthcare covers a broad range of services and can possess capability of delaying the need for long-term nursing home care. According to market experts, in the U.S. currently 12 million patients and more than 428 million patient visits each year out of which 70% are using home healthcare services aged 65 and older.
Intravenous solutions present a combination of nutrients that support patients to get essential nutrition. The demand for intravenous solutions on the global front is undergoing steady growth and its market presents a higher growth in Asia-Pacific region. Intravenous products are highly regulated for quality and availability assurance.
According to World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH), von Willebrand disease (VWD) is the most common type of bleeding disorder. People with VWD have a problem with a protein in their blood called von Willebrand factor (VWF) that helps control bleeding. When a blood vessel is injured and bleeding occurs, VWF helps cells in the blood, called platelets, mesh together and form a clot to stop the bleeding. According to market experts, around 1% of the world’s population suffers from VWD, but due to presence of very mild symptoms only a few number of patients are aware about the condition.
This report on global novel drug delivery systems (NDDS) studies the overall market scenario, the ongoing trends, future commercial prospects and the competition in the novel drug delivery systems market. For the purpose of this study, the global novel drug delivery systems market is studied for route of administration type, carrier type, and geographical distribution. This study estimates the future prospects of the NDDS, post introduction of certain novel drug delivery systems market.
Growing need to streamline day-to-day operations for curtailing overhead expenses and deliver quality care to patients are the major factors driving adoption of technologies across the healthcare domain. The use of sophisticated technologies has enabled medical community to not only adopt an efficient patient-centric approach, but also limit adverse impacts associated with the limited nursing staff and service expenses.
According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a common virus that infects people of all ages. Most CMV infections are opportunistic infections and can be observed in people with a weakened immune system and in babies infected before birth. Market experts suggest that, it is a common herpesvirus infection with a broad range of symptoms: from no symptoms to fever and fatigue to severe symptoms involving the eyes, brain, or other internal organs.
According to National Organization of Rare Disorders (NORD), acquired hemophilia is a rare autoimmune disorder characterized by bleeding that occurs in patients with a personal and family history negative for hemorrhages. In acquired hemophilia, the body produces antibodies that attack clotting factors, most often factor VIII. Medical practitioners suggest that, acquired hemophilia can potentially cause life-threatening bleeding complications in severe cases and in around 50% of cases, there is an identifiable underlying clinical condition; in the other 50% no cause is known i.e. idiopathic
The general concept of Optogenetics refers to the use of different genetically encoded probes for in vivo optical stimulation for studying neuroscience. Optogenetics is the emerging field of biotechnology that combines optical with genetic engineering to observe, analyze and control physiological functions in animal brain.Extensive research on optogenetics is being conducted in the fields of neuroscience, ophthalmology, cardiology, behavioral science and others.
Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer found in women across the globe. Although the rate of incidence of breast cancer has decreased in the past few years, reducing the mortality rate even further remains a big concern. Tamoxifen reduces the effects of the estrogen hormone in human body. The drug is used to treat/prevent breast cancer for both women and men. Tamoxifen can also be used to cure other kinds of cancers.
This report on global glioblastoma multiforme market studies various drugs used for treatment of glioblastoma along with pipeline analysis of upcoming potential drugs. Glioblastoma multiforme is the most common and most aggressive cancer that begins within the brain. According to Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada, The incidence of glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is 2 to 3 per 100,000 people in the United States and Europe. GBM accounts for 12 to 15% of all intracranial tumours and 50 to 60 per cent of astrocytic tumours.
Eosinophilic pneumonia is a pulmonary disease in which eosinophils accumulate in the lung and leads to disruption of the normal air spaces (alveoli) where oxygen is extracted from the atmosphere. Several different kinds of eosinophilic pneumonia exist and can occur in any age group. There are two types of eosinophilic pneumonia acute eosinophilic pneumonia (AEP) and chronic eosinophilic pneumonia (CEP).
3D printing, also called as additive manufacturing refers to a process used for making three-dimensional (3D) solid objects using a 3D digital model. With the rising advancement and adoption of 3D printing, the technology is expected to become prominent in the healthcare industry.
Individuals with disability include those who have mental, physical or sensory impairments, which may disrupt full and effective participation in everyday activities. Some disabilities or physical shortcomings are unique to senior citizens and catering to such requirements and related assistance provision is termed as elderly-care or eldercare. This broad spectrum of both eldercare and disabled assistance comprises a blend of assistive devices and services.
The contraceptives market is anticipated to undergo steady growth sue to increasing public awareness about reproductive health, prime driving factors of the global contraceptives market are technical advancement, preference for avoiding unintentional pregnancy and availability of highly effective female contraceptives.
This report on global breast cancer treatment market studies various drugs used for treatment of breast cancer along with pipeline analysis of upcoming potential drugs. Breast cancer is the second most common cancer observed in women worldwide, accounting for around 17% of all female cancers, making the disease exceptionally prevalent. The predictions shared by GLOBOCON in 2012 suggests that the incidence rate of breast cancer in 2012 was for ages<65 was 1.16 Mn and ages >= 65 was 503, 158 and by 2020 it is anticipated that ages<65 will be 1.33 Mn and ages >=65 will be 643,442.
Digital diagnostic is also known as digital immune system, because it helps to improve medical care system by contributing in the precision and accuracy of the diagnostics output. Market experts suggest that through digital diagnostics, automated health assessments can be carried out virtually and electronically. The geographical barriers can be reduced with this technology by making it possible to diagnose patients located away from the clinic. Currently, several companies have developed their respective mobile applications and software programs to make remote diagnostics possible.
Radiology Information Systems refer to software solutions that store and manage radiology and imaging data such as billing, payments, imaging reports, and patient appointment and scheduling for physicians, hospitals and healthcare facilities. Radiology information systems comprise a segment of the medical practice management systems market and complements hospital information systems.
Teleradiology is defined as the electronic transmission of radiologic images for the purpose of consultation and interpretation. Thus, teleradiology allows prompt and timely interpretation of imaging reports and offers greater access to multiple consultations. Efficient use of teleradiology also offers remote diagnosis and monitoring and cost efficiency in the long run.
Microbiome therapeutics market is an emerging market with abundant opportunities in today’s world. During the forecast period 2016 – 2022 market experts suggest that number of products currently involved in clinical trials proves the amount of research and development activities carried out across the world focusing on microbiome therapeutics. Considering the structure of the microbiome market the potential is quite large.
Alopecia, or excessive hair loss (baldness) is common in many men and some women in midlife. This condition may have significant psychological and emotional repercussions. The most effective treatment for alopecia depends on the inherent cause of the condition. The various causes of occurrence of alopecia in men and women are hormonal changes, heredity, stress, pollution, side effects of any medical treatment, dietary habits and chemicals.
Parenteral nutrition or total parenteral nutrition is defined as intravenous infusion of nutrition solutions to patients. Parenteral nutrition is administered in cases where the GI tract is leaking or not functioning, is inaccessible or adequate nourishment from by enteral or oral means is not accomplished. The commercially available premixed solutions adequately provide nutrition for short periods, however for complex patients, it is ideal to adopt a flexible system for personalizing parenteral nutrition.
As the number of clinical trials continue to grow in scope and complexity, the volume of clinical data is increasing exponentially. Moreover, regulatory guidelines and requirements for safety monitoring also demand gathering, organizing and analyzing huge amounts of study data. Novel eClinical technologies are in great demand for management of these such data requirements, thus contain development cost and support decision making for new processes and products, and enhance efficiency of the overall clinical trial process.
Diabetic retinopathy is among the leading causes of legal blindness among the working-age adults worldwide. Anticipated increase in prevalence of diabetes prevalence indicates that diabetic retinopathy will continue to the prevalence of vision loss in the future. Diabetes and diabetes related complications carry heavy economic burden. Estimates also suggest that diabetic retinopathy alone contributes 10% to 42% of direct medical costs, whereas the indirect costs could be much higher.
Home infusion therapy refers to administration of biological and drugs in patient’s home, wither by patient themselves, family, nurse and others. Home infusion services include patient training and education, administration, care coordination, pharmacy services and others. These services and supplies are usually provided by physicians and pharmacy staff, where initially, the patient picks up medications form physician’s office. Nursing services for home care are also provided through agencies.
Therapeutic beds is a consistently growing market due to the overall growth in chronic disease prevalence and geriatric patient population. Therapeutic beds are basically used in hospitals, clinics and in home-care. Ease of use in novel equipment has led to introduction of therapeutic beds and mattresses into the retail sector. Major drivers of therapeutic beds market are advent of innovative treatments that demand changes in hospital infrastructure, rise in high-risk geriatric population, and prevalence of chronic diseases.
The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, U.S. defines constipation as "condition in which you have fewer than three bowel movements a week, or hard, dry and small bowel movements that are painful or difficult to pass‟. Constipation is classified into two categories: functional constipation and secondary constipation. Functional constipation if further categorized into normal transit, slow transit and outlet constipation; secondary constipation is caused due to external medical conditions or intake of certain medications.
This report on plant stem market for cosmetics studies various applications of plant stem cell-based cosmetic products. Applications of plant stem cell based cosmetics products comprises skin repair, anti-inflammatory, UV protection, under eye care, skin radiance, firming, anti-cellulite, and others (hydration, lip care, and antioxidant). According to market experts, the components found in these specific plants have been demonstrated to be a significant source of phyto stem cells.
This report on plant stem market for nutrients studies various applications of plant stem cell-based nutrients products. Applications of plant stem cell based nutrition products comprises develop natural mechanism, develop stem cell physiology, cellular rejuvenation, weight loss, anti-wrinkle & others (skin hydration, antioxidant, and others). Researchers suggest that plant stem cells contain two key components: growth factors, which play a role in cell division, the growth of new cells, and the production of collagen and elastin; and proteins, which regulate that stem-cell division.
The medical gases industry is currently undergoing shift in standards and delivery due to modernization of institutional healthcare and home healthcare market and the means of supply to these areas. The medical gas sector is anticipated to undergo certain revisions in testing and supply requirements from the developed markets.
Rising number of dental disorders, rising number of dental prosthetics surgeries, and favorable government policies pertaining to the reimbursement of dental equipment and consumables are the major drivers for the global bench-top dental autoclaves. In the next few years the demand for bench-top dental autoclaves is expected to increase significantly in the emerging economies such as China and India due to rising population base and growth in dental laboratories.
Tissue Engineering is the study of the growth of new connective tissues, or organs, from cells and a collagenous scaffold to produce a fully functional organ for implantation back into the donor host. This technique allows the organs to be grown from implantation and hence is free from immunological rejection.
This report on hematopoietic stem cells transplantation market studies various transplant types and applications. Hematopoietic stem cell transplants (HSCT) present to a valid treatment for several congenital and other hematopoietic system disorders, post chemotherapy, and immune sensitive diseases.
The global wound care market involves various products that help in healing and preventing infection. Wound care & closure and advanced wound care & closure products are used to treat acute and chronic wounds. Chronic wounds are hard to heal and take substantial time to heal. In the next few years the demand for wound care products room is expected to increase significantly in the emerging economies such as China and India.
This report on hyaluronic acid products market studies various product types and applications. Hyaluronic acid products adds value to cell permeability and cell proliferation and considered as an vital constituent of the extracellular matrix. Hyaluronic acid products has extensive number of applications such as orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, dermatology and plastic surgery, wound healing and drug delivery.
This report titled needle free diabetes management market studies various device types such as treatment devices, diagnostic devices and artificial pancreas that respectively sub-segmented. According to the International Diabetes Federation, in 2015 one in 11 adult has diabetes and by 2040 it is expected that one in 10 adults will have diabetes.
Growth in healthcare investments, prevalence of angioedema and growing high-risk geriatric population are the major factors driving the global market growth for angioedema treatment. In the next few years the demand for angioedema treatment is expected to increase significantly in the economies such as China and Japan. Rising incidence of hereditary angioedema and high awareness about treatment and the management of angioedema together drive the global hereditary angioedema market.
Geriatric population is growing with the rising global population, and rising patient base suffering from sleep disorders such as Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) and respiratory diseases such as chronic obstructive Pulmonary Diseases (COPD) has been a major growth driver that have urged the advent of anesthesia and respiratory devices market. In the next few years the demand for anesthesia and respiratory devices is expected to increase significantly in the emerging economies such as China and India.
This report titled precision medicine market studies various technology type, application type and geographical scenario. In July 2016, The White House announced that it is giving out USD 55.0 million to a collection of hospitals and companies to uncover links between a person’s genome and disease and built a genetic database of initially at least 1 million Americans. Market experts suggest that the proposed initiative has two main components: a near-term focus on cancers and a longer-term aim to generate knowledge applicable to the whole range of health and disease.
Geriatric population is growing with the rising global population, and rising patient base suffering from ocular and eye related disorders has been a major growth driver that have urged the advent of ophthalmic drugs market. In the next few years the demand for ophthalmic drugs is expected to increase significantly in the emerging economies such as China and India.
The thyroid gland disorders treatment market is propelling due to the factors such as rise in the patient base suffering from thyroid disorders, rising geriatric population and consistent introduction of innovative and novel therapeutics by market players leading to the growth of the market. Asia Pacific is expected to be the fastest growing market in the thyroid gland disorder treatment market due large patient base leading to large consumption of generic drugs for the treatment of thyroid diseases, especially in the countries such as China, India and Japan.
Industrial microbiology refers to screening of microorganisms for production of products pharmaceuticals, food and beverage, personal care products and other applications.The industrial microbiology market is significantly large and is perpetually growing. Industrial plants worldwide perform billions of tests every year thus representing substantial market potential.
This report titled angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors market studies various drug type, application type and geographical scenario. According to Cleveland Clinic, an ACE inhibitor is a type of vasodilator that dilates the blood vessels to improve the amount of blood the heart pumps in patients suffering from high blood pressure. An ACE inhibitor also increases blood flow, which will help decrease the amount of work the heart has to do and may also decrease your blood pressure. The renin-angiotensin-aldos-terone system (RAAS) plays a key physiologic role in the regulation of blood pressure in the human body.
The purpose of this research study titled ‘Vendor Neutral Archives (VNA) and Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS) Market - Growth, Future Prospects, and Competitive Analysis, 2016 – 2024’ is to provide investors, developers, company executives and industry participants with in-depth analysis to allow them to take strategic initiatives and decisions related to the prospects in the global VNA and PACS market.
According to American Liver Foundation, primary biliary cholangitis formerly known as primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC), is a chronic liver disease that gradually destroys the medium-sized bile ducts within the liver. These bile ducts are damaged by inflammation which causes bile to remain in the liver, where gradual injury damages liver cells and causes liver cirrhosis. As cirrhosis progresses and the amount of scar tissue in the liver increases, the liver loses its ability to function
Diabetes is one of the leading lifestyle diseases observed across the world. The key factors assisting the overall growth of insulin delivery market is mounting prevalence of diabetes and rising public awareness related to diabetes management and diagnostics. Insulin plays vital role in maintenance of sugar levels along with the systematic execution of all other physiological and cellular actions. The growing incidence of diabetes around the world is observed due to factors such as increasing prevalence of obesity, and practice of sedentary lifestyle in working population.
Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) is also known as ‘fatty liver’ a disorder that develops in patients who are not alcoholic; mainly causes liver damage that is diagnostically indistinguishable from alcoholic hepatitis. The key risk factors observed in patients suffering from NASH are obesity, glucose intolerance, and dyslipidemia. The challenges that are faced in the diagnosis of the disease are mainly due to poor understanding of pathogenesis linked to insulin resistance especially in obesity or metabolic syndrome.
The report titled “Intraosseous Devices Market- Growth, Future Prospects, and Competitive Analysis, 2016 – 2023” offers strategic insights into the overall intraosseous devices market along with the market size and estimates for the duration 2013 to 2023. The said research study covers in-depth analysis of multiple market segments based on type of products, technology and different geographies. Intraosseous infusion, a technique for vascular entry, was described initially in year 1922 and was widely applied for drug administration in children and adults in the 1940s.
Significant and perpetual rise in incidence of cardiovascular diseases, advancements in telemetry and remote patient monitoring and advent of home-based cardiac care have given a surge in demand for cardiac monitoring devices globally. ECG devices comprise the largest segment in the cardiac monitoring devices. Prime driving factors to the growth and dominance of this segment include phenomenal rise in incidence of lifestyle-related cardiovascular diseases, fundamental relevance of ECG monitors in cardiology and continuous technological innovation in home care products.
Platelet rich plasma (PRP) is a product that contains large number of platelets in a small plasma volume. PRP works as a fibrin tissue adhesive with tissue sealing and hemostatic characteristics. PRP differs from platelet-poor tissue and fibrin glue because PRP provides a unique ability to augment wound healing process and osteogenesis. PRP functions as a safe, biocompatible prompt hemostatic agent and fast-tracks epidermal, epithelial and endothelial regeneration.
Companion diagnostic tests are used to identify suitable patients for administering specific drugs and monitoring the prognosis of drug effects on the disease. This concept of combining a drug with a diagnostic test is known as predictive medicine or personalized medicine. A companion diagnostic test has the ability to predict the risks of the disease and monitor its therapeutic response.
Trientine hydrochloride is a liquid base polyamine which was first characterized by a German scientist named A.W. Holfmann in the year 1860-1862. He came across trientine hydrochloride when he was studying on his research topic amine chemistry in London at the Royal College of Chemistry. The British Pharmacopoeia Commission selected trientine in the year 1978 as the British approved name for pharmaceutical grade triethylenetetramine.
The report titled “Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) Treatment Market- Growth, Future Prospects, and Competitive Analysis, 2016 – 2023” offers strategic insights into the overall chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) treatment market along with the market size and estimates for the duration 2013 to 2023.
Following the approval of the first monoclonal antibody in 1986, the approval and sales were flat until the introduction of the first chimeric monoclonal antibodies. Further approvals of humanized and fully human monoclonal antibodies, the market for therapeutic monoclonal antibodies experienced a significant surge to become a multi-billion dollar market in the current decade.
Increased awareness about availability of female hygiene products due to intensive marketing strategies, the female population worldwide is increasingly prompted to adopt such products. Availability of a wide product range catering several hygiene needs and extended disposable income of the female population has led to increase in the sale of these products.
In order to prevent cardiovascular diseases, a proper balanced diet is essential such as oily fish, vegetables, fruits, and substantial and appropriate amount of fiber in the body. Consumers’ awareness related to maintaining the heart health and demand for heart health supplements has also showcased an upliftment over the past few years in order to prevent various cardiovascular diseases.
The report titled “MEA Female Hygiene Products Market - Growth, Share, Opportunities and Competitive Analysis, 2016–2023” offers strategic insights into the overall female hygiene products market along with the market size and estimates for the duration 2016 to 2023. The said research study covers in-depth analysis of multiple market segments based on type of products, type of applications, type of sales channel and different geographical region.
Malignant ascites indicates presence of malignant cells in the peritoneal cavity. The most common malignancies linked with development of malignant ascites are cancers of ovary, colon/rectum, breast, lung, liver, lungs and lymphoma. The survival rate of such patients is poor; however appropriate treatment modality can improve the quality of life. Traditional therapies for malignant ascites include paracentesis, shunting, drugs such as spironolactone, catumaxomab, and chemotherapy.
The purpose of this research study titled ‘Nootropics Market - Growth, Future Prospects, and Competitive Analysis, 2016 – 2024’ is to provide investors, developers, company executives and industry participants with in-depth analysis to allow them to take strategic initiatives and decisions related to the prospects in the global nootropics products market. This report presents and analyzes the major trends prevalent in the global nootropics market and the market size and forecast.
Inulin is a term used to describe a group of polysaccharides that is produced by numerous plants. It is a type of dietary fiber which is usually found in the roots of plants. Herb chicory is a plant from which most of the inulin is extracted. As a natural fiber, inulin provides a number of important health benefits, such as helps in preventing constipation, lowers cholesterol levels, and promotes good bacteria (probiotics) in the intestinal tract.
This report titled “Contract Research Organization (CRO) Services Market - Growth, Future Prospects, and Competitive Analysis, 2016 – 2023” offers strategic insights into the trends in contract research organization services market along with the market size and forecast for the duration 2013 to 2023. The said research study incorporates in-depth analysis of multiple market segments based on service type, research type, client type and geographical distribution.
Patient misidentification is one of the most serious issues faced by the healthcare organizations worldwide. It occurs in several ways with the root cause being manual handling of identification process. Some of the major instances of patient misidentification include providing false information intentionally, change in name of the patient, improper oral registration process and others. According to the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), over 40% of duplicate medical records are due to inconsistent records of the patients’ first and last names.
Hypertension is most commonly observed chronic disease, which causes elevation in systolic and diastolic blood pressure, which in long term is high risk factor for coronary artery disease, heart failure, stroke etc.. The anti-hypertensive drugs are used to control the blood pressure. The antihypertensive drugs market major drivers is the prevalence of the chronic disease along with growing population and altering lifestyle, with increase in awareness of treatment, new drug approval and healthcare expenditure.
Supportive care is a high importance area in cancer care and management. Prevention of radiotherapy and chemotherapy induced anemia, management or mucosal injury, treatment of dyspnea, management of cancer pain, venous thromboembolism, bone metastases, cardiovascular toxicity and others hold a critical significance and specific guidelines have been established for delivering best cancer treatment outcomes.
Parkinson's disease (PD) is a chronic and progressive neurodegenerative disorder of the central nervous system characterized by tremor, rigidity, postural instability, and hypokinesia. A patient’s brain slowly stops producing a neurotransmitter called dopamine, it sends messages to the part of the brain that controls movement. PD is not fatal disease but complications from this disease are more serious.
Fabry disease is a rare, X-linked inherited, disorder of lipid metabolism resulting from the deficient activity of the enzyme, alpha-galactosidase-A. This enzyme normally responsible for the breakdown of globotriaosylceramide, results in abnormal deposits of a particular fatty substance in walls of the blood vessel throughout the body. Characteristic features of Fabry disease include episodes of pain, cloudiness of the front part of the eye, clusters of small and dark red spots on the skin, hearing loss also involves life-threatening complications such as heart attack, kidney damage and stroke.
Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune, inflammatory disease that causes chronic pain, swelling and loss in the functioning ability of joints. It occurs when the immune system attacks the synovium – the inner lining of membranes that surrounds the joints. In some patients, the antibodies also damage some body systems including the skin, heart, eyes, lungs and blood vessels. Prevalence of rheumatoid arthritis widely varies in different geographic region, the lowest rates is observed in the Asian countries and higher rates among some American populations.
This report on global small animal respiratory diseases treatment market studies various type of diseases, drug class and geography. According to veterinary medical experts, upper respiratory infections– also called canine infectious respiratory disease (CIRD) is mainly caused in spaces occupied or visited by many pets such as boarding houses, groomers, and parks.
According to the WHO, nosocomial infection is defined as “an infection acquired in hospital by a patient who was admitted for a reason other than that infection”. An infection occurring in a patient in a hospital or other health care facility in whom the infection was not present or incubating at the time of admission. This includes infections acquired in the hospital but appearing after discharge, and also occupational infections among staff of the facility.
Prevalence of treatment resistant depression (TRD) appears to be substantial in the studied European nations and peaked in the 40-60 age group. Females had substantially higher disease burden, amounting to as much as twice as their male counterparts in certain age groups. According to treatment providers, patients with TRD have been found to be twice as likely as those with MDD to be hospitalized, with health care costs for hospitalized TRD patients being 5 to 6-fold higher than for non-TRD patients.
Hospital acquired infections are a growing issue of preventable disease burden in respect of morbidity and mortality in all countries. In particular in developing countries it poses an enormous negative impact on health delivery costs. The cost may direct (the cost of medicines, bed occupation etc.) or indirect (as patients are deprived of work). According to a WHO study: 55 hospitals of 14 countries in South-East Asia, Europe, the Eastern Mediterranean and Western Pacific revealed that on average 8.7% of hospital patients suffer nosocomial infections.
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) is a clear and colorless fluid that surrounds the brain and spinal cord. Primary functions of CSF is to provide mechanical support and to maintain stable environment in central nervous system by circulating nutrients and removing waste products. The total volume of cerebrospinal fluid ranges from 140 to 260 ml. Alternation in absorption, circulation and production of cerebrospinal fluid, results in pathological condition.
This report on global peptide therapeutics market studies various type of application, delivery route, technology and geography. The advantages of using peptide-based molecules for treatment comprises low toxicity, excellent target specificity, high potency, good tolerance, and low incidence of side-effects.
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Global Pharmaceuticals Market Analysis
The pharmaceuticals sector consists of firms involved in business of development, research, marketing and branding of medicines and biologics. The pharmaceuticals industry was evaluated at 1000 brillion dollars in year 2013 as per the market reports. The industry expanded at a CAGR rate of 4.2% from year 2009 to year 2013. It developed nicely in year 2010 and in year 2011 before a diminish in its growth in year 2012 and year 2013.
The universal pharmaceuticals industry was stimulated by an increase in healthcare expenditure and by high growth in both evolving market sectors and biologics sections. In year 2013, ailment of cancer was the biggest section contributing about 7% to the universal pharmaceuticals market. As per a reputed market research firm, it was closely followed by the pain section and diabetes section with market shares of six percent and five percent respectively.
The worldwide pharmaceuticals market is predicted to cross the earnings of about 400 billion US dollars by the end of year 2018 with top ten firms contributing collectively about one third of the market share. Firms in this pharmaceuticals sector are featured by their large scale expenditure on research & development activities as well as marketing operations in order to gain or acquire a large revenue share of the total market revenue.
Geographical Market Share
The sub continent of North America was the biggest market in year 2013 with total incomes crossing margin of 335 billion dollars. It was followed by continent of Europe with total income of 225 billion dollars as per reports provided by a reputed market research agency. Emerging nations of APAC zone and Latin America are predicted to grow fast. Rise in expenditure in these nations will be stimulated by growing occurrence of ailments, positive government policies and enhanced healthcare facilities plus improved healthcare infrastructure in bigger cities.