Dublin, Sept. 30, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets
(http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/26ng72/european_home) has announced the addition of the "European Home Healthcare Market Report 2013-2017" report to their offering.
The European home healthcare market was estimated to be worth $40.6 billion in the year 2012.
'European Home Healthcare Market By Products (Blood Glucose Meter, ECG, IV Equipment, Nutrition, Wheelchair, Fitness, Heart Rate Monitor, Pregnancy Test Kit), Services (Respiratory Therapy, Rehabilitation Therapy) & Telehealth - Forecasts to 2017'
The Europe home healthcare market is segmented into products, services, telehealth, and geography. The products market is further classified into homecare testing, screening & monitoring devices, home healthcare therapeutic equipment, mobility assist & other devices, and nutrition and fitness. The home healthcare services market is further segmented into unskilled care, rehabilitation therapy, infusion therapy and respiratory therapy, while the telehealth market includes monitoring devices, services, and managed equipment services.
On the basis of applications, the product segment is further divided. The homecare testing, screening & monitoring devices market includes HIV Kits, BP monitors, blood glucose meters ECG/EKG devices, EEG devices, apnea and sleep monitors, Holter monitors, event monitors, drug and alcohol test kits, coagulation monitors, cholesterol monitoring devices, colon cancer test kit, home hemoglobin A1c test kits, fetal heart rate monitors, pregnancy BP monitors, and ovulation and pregnancy test kits. The home healthcare therapeutic equipment includes home respiratory therapy equipment, IV equipment, insulin delivery devices, and dialysis equipment. The mobility assist & other devices market comprises of wheelchairs and related devices and walking assist devices; the nutrition applications market comprises of enteral nutrition, and parenteral nutrition, while the fitness application market includes heart rate monitors, cardiovascular exercise equipment, and body composition analyzers.
The market is mainly driven by increasing healthcare costs, rising aging population in the region, technological advancements, and initiatives taken by governments to support home healthcare. However, limited insurance coverage for home healthcare devices and risk to the safety of patients and home healthcare workers inhibits the growth of the market.
Key Topics Covered:
2 Executive Summary
3 Market Overview
4 Home Healthcare Testing, Screening & Monitoring Market
5 Home Healthcare Therapeutic Equipment Market
6 Mobility Assist & Other Devices Market
7 Nutrition Market
8 Fitness Market
9 Home Healthcare Services Market
10 Home Telehealth Market
11 Geographic Analysis
12 Competitive Landscape
13 Company Profiles - Overview, Financials, Products & Services, Strategy, & Developments
- Air Liquide Sa
- BBraun Melsungan Ag
- Baxter International, Inc
- Bupa Home Healthcare Ltd
- Fresenius Se & Co Kgaa
- Ge Healthcare (Subsidiary Of General Electric Company)
- Healthcare At Home Ltd
- Linde Group
- Philips Healthcare (Subsidiary Of Royal Philips Electronics)
- Roche Holding Ag
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Source:Research and Markets