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Homecare Medical Equipment Market Examined in New WinterGreen Report Recently Published at MarketPublishers.com

17 Feb 2016 • by Natalie Aster

LONDON – The market for homecare medical equipment is expected to witness growth on a continuous basis as the ageing population needs homecare treatment. Homecare medical equipment, comprising mainly wheelchairs, oxygen treatment equipment, scooters, accessibility beds, toilets and lifts, has been sold chiefly through distributers until more recent times. The influence of direct sales via the Internet has given rise to some consolidation of the distribution market, resulting in a drop in the number of distributers for homecare equipment.

As the population ages, people are more feeble and in need of assistance for mobility. Wheelchair technology is developing to offer more mobility to people with disabilities. Mobility depends upon wheelchairs that are fit to purpose, with manual and power wheelchairs being bought according to the customers’ needs. Medical scooters are a booming segment of mobility for the ageing population due to their improved performance outdoors. A slew of issues affect the choice of a wheelchair, comprising price and reimbursement availability.

Demand for homecare equipment is also being driven by high incidence rates of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and other respiratory tract diseases where oxygen can enhance the quality of the life dramatically. Having become more affordable, portable devices support a mobile lifestyle even whilst on oxygen.

Homes are also required to be outfit to meet the needs of the ageing population, where lifts, beds, and specialty toilets are the major equipment in the home. The equipment distributors work with each customer to fit the home and car with the necessary equipment to provide mobility individualised for each specific case.

New market research study “Homecare Medical Equipment Markets Share Analysis: Market Shares, Analysis, and Index, Worldwide, 2006 to Current, Quarterly” elaborated by WinterGreen Research provides a comprehensive evaluation of the market for homecare medical equipment. The report provides quarterly and yearly market share revenues of each company in the homecare medical equipment sector; offers detailed market segmentation with an in-depth analysis of each segment; gives data on the market share revenues as well as market share index, shedding light on the strengths and weakness of the top market participants; presents annual market share indexes which reveals the percentage growth of the firms since 2006. Information on market share index on a quarter-by-quarter basis is also available. The research study contains granular company profiles, describing the strengths of, and challenges for each company operating in the sector. It also provides yearly market share forecast in the homecare medical equipment sector to 2022 along with percentage growth rate. 

Report Details:

Homecare Medical Equipment Markets Share Analysis: Market Shares, Analysis, and Index, Worldwide, 2006 to Current, Quarterly
Published: February, 2016
Price: US$ 18,100.00

More studies by the publisher can be found at WinterGreen Research page.


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