DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "U.S. NPWT Devices Market - Opportunities and Forecast, 2014 - 2022" report to their offering.
Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) devices are used to heal wounds by applying sub-atmospheric pressure using sealed dressing connected to vacuum pump. The vacuum source generates negative pressure to remove fluids, exudates, and infectious materials from wound and increases the flow of blood for healing purposes. These devices also help in healing first & second degree burns, acute wounds, and chronic wounds. NPWT devices allows flow of fluids, such as antibiotics and saline to wound. Awareness among people along with increase in confidence in NPWT physicians present new avenues for NPWT devices.
The driving factors of the U.S. NPWT devices market are increasing aging population, rise in prevalence of chronic diseases such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, peripheral vascular disease, and increase in the incidence of cancer and neurological disease. However, high cost of procedure and unfavorable government policies are factors restraining the market growth. The advancement in technologies enable faster wound healing present opportunities for growth of the market.
The U.S. NPWT devices market is segmented based on products, indication, and end user. The product segment is classified further into conventional stand-alone devices, conventional portable devices, and disposable devices. Based on indications, the market is further classified into diabetes foot ulcers, venous leg ulcers, traumatic wounds, pressure ulcers, partial thickness burns, and others. The market is segmented based on end-user segment into ambulatory settings & wound care centers, home healthcare centers, and long term care centers.
Key Market Segments
- Conventional Stand-Alone Devices
- Conventional Portable Devices
- Diabetes Foot Ulcers
- Venous Leg Ulcers
- Traumatic Wounds
- Pressure Ulcers
- Partial Thickness Burns
By End User
- Ambulatory Settings & Wound Care Centers
- Home Healthcare Centers
Long Term Care Centers
Key Market Players
- Smith & Nephew PLC
- Invacare Corporation
- Mlnlycke Health Care
- Talley Group Ltd.
- ConvaTec Inc.
- Devon Medical Inc.
- Genadyne Biotechnologies Inc.
- Innovative Therapies Inc.
- ATMOS MedizinTechnik GmbH Co. KG
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