|By PR Newswire||
|February 3, 2014 09:11 AM EST||
DUBLIN, February 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/47744s/vital_signs) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Vital Signs Monitoring Market - Forecasts up to 2018" report to their offering.
The global vital signs monitoring market is estimated to reach $4.3 billion by 2018 growing at a CAGR of 6.61%. The market for vital signs monitoring devices is divided on the basis of products and geography. Based on products, this market is segmented into blood pressure monitors, pulse-oximeters and temperature monitoring devices. Pulse-oximeters command the highest market owing to their rising demand in emergency medical care. Each segment is further classified into various sub-segments, providing exhaustive market analysis and trends for the global vital signs monitors market.
The BP monitoring devices market is segmented into aneroid and automated BP monitors, while the pulse-oximeter market is categorized into tabletop or bedside pulse-oximeters, fingertip, handheld, wrist worn, and pediatric pulse-oximeters. The temperature monitoring devices market is further classified into sub-segments such as mercury-filled thermometers, digital temperature monitors, infrared thermometers, and temperature strips.
The geography wise market segmentation includes North America, Europe, Asia, and Rest of the World. North America is a significant contributor to the market, followed by Europe, due to the presence of high-end technology providers and better R&D facilities. However, the Asian market witnessed the highest growth rate owing to the rising demand for these devices for home health monitoring.
Key Topics Covered:
2 Executive Summary
3 Global Vital Signs Monitoring Devices Market Analysis
4 Blood Pressure (BP) Monitoring Devices Market
5 Pulse-Oximeters Market
6 Temperature Monitoring Market
7 Key Company Profiles
- A&D Medical
- Contec Medical Systems
- GE Healthcare
- Hicks Thermometers
- Masimo Corporation
- Nihon Kohden
- Nonin Medical
- Omron Healthcare
- Philips Healthcare
- Spacelabs Healthcare
- Suntech Medical
- Welch Allyn
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