Worldwide Patient Lateral Transfer Market Outlook to 2023 - Projected to Grow at a CAGR of More Than 8% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--()--The "Global Patient Lateral Transfer Market 2019-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

The patient lateral transfer market will register a CAGR of over 8% by 2023.

Healthcare workers and caregivers are susceptible to back injuries and may have to sustain pain while lifting, moving, and transferring patients from bed or stretchers. Lateral transfer devices are recommended over the standard draw sheet approach to transfer patients. These devices reduce friction and are cost-effective, making them a favorable option while purchasing technologies on patient-handling.

Transfer assist devices can lower the force exerted by caregivers by reducing friction and improving their posture when moving totally or partially dependent patients. Transfer assist devices require less force when used in combination.

One instance is using a transfer board with a slider sheet than using only one device. When used in the correct manner, the devices can help in the efficient transfer of patients. Further, air-assisted lateral transfer mattresses are used on a large scale to avoid the risk of MSDs among healthcare workers.

Increasing prevalence of chronic diseases

The increase in burden of chronic diseases has affected a large percentage of the population with their occurrence even in early life. The rising prevalence and costs make chronic disease management one of healthcare's most challenging and urgent need. Chronic diseases are affecting both developed and developing countries globally.

Lack of trained caretakers for patient handling

Patient lateral transfer devices significantly reduce the risks associated with manual handling. However, the shortage of trained personnel to perform lateral transfers limits the use of patient lateral transfer devices. Patient lateral transfer combines skill with theoretical knowledge along with practical experience. Poor techniques of using even advanced devices can lead to injuries. and ailing individuals could sustain additional injury. Hence, educational intervention and proper training are required.

Competitive Landscape

The market appears to be moderately fragmented with the presence of several vendors. This market research report will help clients identify new growth opportunities and design unique growth strategies by providing a comprehensive analysis of the market's competitive landscape and offering information on the products offered by companies.

Key Players

  • EZ Way
  • Getinge
  • Hill-Rom
  • HoverTech
  • McAuley Medical
  • Medline Industries

Topics Covered

PART 01: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

PART 02: SCOPE OF THE REPORT

PART 03: MARKET LANDSCAPE

  • Market ecosystem
  • Market characteristics
  • Market segmentation analysis

PART 04: MARKET SIZING

  • Market definition
  • Market sizing 2018
  • Market size and forecast 2018-2023

PART 05: FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS

  • Bargaining power of buyers
  • Bargaining power of suppliers
  • Threat of new entrants
  • Threat of substitutes
  • Threat of rivalry
  • Market condition

PART 06: MARKET SEGMENTATION BY PRODUCT

  • Comparison by product
  • Air-assisted lateral transfer mattresses - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
  • Sliding sheets - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
  • Accessories - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
  • Market opportunity by product

PART 07: CUSTOMER LANDSCAPE

PART 08: GEOGRAPHIC LANDSCAPE

  • Geographic comparison
  • North America - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
  • Europe - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
  • Asia - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
  • ROW - Market size and forecast 2018-2023
  • Key leading countries
  • Market opportunity

PART 09: DRIVERS AND CHALLENGES

PART 10: MARKET TRENDS

PART 11: VENDOR LANDSCAPE

  • Overview
  • Landscape disruption

PART 12: VENDOR ANALYSIS

  • Vendors covered
  • Vendor classification
  • Market positioning of vendors
  • EZ Way
  • Getinge
  • Hill-Rom
  • HoverTech
  • McAuley Medical
  • Medline Industries

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Related Topics: Medical Devices

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For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
Related Topics: Medical Devices