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Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market: North America Projected to be the Most Attractive Regional Market over the Forecast Period: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment, 2016-2026

Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market: North America Projected to be the Most Attractive Regional Market over the Forecast Period: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment, 2016-2026

North America grabs major revenue share of the global portable ultrasound bladder scanner market

The portable ultrasound bladder scanner market in North America region was estimated to account for more than 40% revenue share in 2016 and is expected to gain close to 100 BPS by 2026. The North America market is expected to be the most attractive market in the global portable ultrasound bladder scanner market over the forecast period and is expected to represent more than US$ 30 Mn in terms of incremental opportunity between 2016 and 2026. Our analysts estimate that the revenue from the North America market is anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 6.4% from 2016 to 2026 and to reach more than US$ 70 Mn by the end of 2026. The report reveals that the U.S. portable ultrasound bladder scanner market is likely to remain most attractive in North America with a market attractiveness index of 1.8. Revenue from this market in the U.S. is estimated to register a CAGR of 6.6% over the forecast period.

The Canada portable ultrasound bladder scanner market is expected to be the second most attractive market in the North America portable ultrasound bladder scanner market with an attractiveness index of 0.2 over the forecast period. Revenue from this market is expected to register a CAGR of 5.3% over the forecast period. The Hospital sub-segment by end user and 3D portable ultrasound bladder scanner sub-segment by product type are likely to dominate the North America portable ultrasound bladder scanner market during the projected period.

Rising incidence of urology diseases are increasing the demand in the portable ultrasound bladder scanner market in North America

Urological diseases such as urinary tract infections, bladder stones and kidney stones are rising at an alarming rate globally. Naturally, the growing incidence of urological diseases is creating a positive impact on the global portable ultrasound bladder scanner market in North America. Another factor which is creating robust development in the global portable ultrasound bladder scanner market in North America is the technological advancement in the medical field which has resulted in an increasing number of procedures/medications for urological diseases, leading to rising demand for ultrasound bladder scanners. For instance, in May 2016, Signostics received FDA clearance for Uscan - a smart, portable, highly reliable and the world’s first Mobile Connected Visualization Device specialised for urologic imaging needs and care. It comes with inbuilt Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity and is compatible with Android operating systems. It became commercially available in the United States from June 2016.

Spending on health care services is rising through government or private mechanisms, which is also fuelling growth of the portable ultrasound bladder scanner market in North America region

Increased focus on acquisitions and collaborations among companies in North America is expected to drive the growth of the regional portable ultrasound bladder scanner market

Growing demand for non-invasive, painless procedures such as catheterisation is expected to fuel revenue growth of the North America portable ultrasound bladder scanner market

3D portable ultrasound bladder scanner and hospital sub-segments are estimated to be the most lucrative segments in the North America portable ultrasound bladder scanner market

The 3D portable ultrasound bladder scanner product type segment and hospital end user segment are the most lucrative segments in the portable ultrasound bladder scanner market in North America region. Hospitals segment dominated the North America portable ultrasound bladder scanner market in revenue terms in 2015 and is projected to continue to do so throughout the forecast period. Hospitals segment is the most attractive segment, with a market attractiveness index of 3.1 over the forecast period. The segment accounted for a market value share close to 70% in 2016 and is projected to account for more than 70% share by 2026 end. The 3D portable ultrasound bladder scanner segment is expected to be the second most lucrative segment in the North America portable ultrasound bladder scanner market, with an attractiveness index of 2.0 during the assessed period. U.S. based C R Bard Inc. acquires shares of Liberator Medical Holdings, a distributor of ostomy supplies

In January 2016, U.S. based C R Bard Inc. acquired shares of Liberator Medical Holdings, a distributor of ostomy supplies, urological catheters and diabetic medical supplies. This acquisition has helped the company enhance its position in the healthcare market in the U.S. Over the past few years, the company has acquired several organisations such as Medicon, Inc., Medafor, Inc., Neomend, Inc., Lutonix, Inc., Medivance, Inc. etc., which has resulted in increased profitability.

Market share of key players

There are five key players operating in the global portable ultrasound bladder scanner market. Of these, Verathon Inc. and Signostics Inc. together account for around 85% of the global market revenues.


1. Executive Summary
2. Market Introduction
2.1. Market Definition
2.2. Market Taxonomy
2.3. Parent / Associated Market Overview
3. Global Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market Analysis Scenario
3.1. Pricing Analysis
3.1.1. Pricing Assumptions
3.1.2. Price Projections Per Region
3.2. Market Size (US$ Mn) and Forecast
3.2.1. Market Size and Y-o-Y Growth
3.2.2. Absolute $ Opportunity
3.3. Market Overview
3.3.1. Value Chain
3.3.2. Profitability Margins
3.3.3. List of Active Participants
3.3.3.1. Component Suppliers
3.3.3.2. Manufacturers
3.3.3.3. Distributors / Retailers
4. Market Dynamics
4.1. Macro-economic Factors
4.2. Drivers
4.2.1. Supply Side
4.2.2. Demand Side
4.3. Restraints
4.4. Opportunity
4.5. Forecast Factors – Relevance and Impact
4.6.Epidemiology of urologic disorders
4.7.Key player's Strategy Analysis
4.8.Porters Five Forces Analysis
5. Global Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market Analysis and Forecasts, By Product
5.1. Introduction
5.2. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis By Product Type
5.3. Y-o-Y Growth Projections By Product Type
5.4. Market Value Forecast By Product, 2016–2026
5.4.1. 2D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
5.4.2. 3D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
5.5. Prominent Trends
5.6. Market Attractiveness By Product
6. Global Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market Analysis and Forecasts, By End User
6.1. Introduction
6.2. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis By End User
6.3. Y-o-Y Growth Projections By End User
6.4. Market Value Forecast By End User, 2016–2026
6.4.1. Hospitals
6.4.2. Diagnostic centers
6.4.3. Clinics
6.4.4. Ambulatory Surgical Centers
6.4.5. Others
6.5. Prominent Trends
6.6. Market Attractiveness By End User
7. Global Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market Analysis and Forecasts, By Region
7.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis By Region
7.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections By Region
7.3. Market Value Forecast By Region
7.3.1. North America
7.3.2. Latin America
7.3.3. Western Europe
7.3.4. Eastern Europe
7.3.5. APEJ
7.3.6. Japan
7.3.7. MEA
7.4. Market Attractiveness By Region
8. North America Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market Analysis and Forecast
8.1. Introduction
8.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis By Country
8.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections By Country
8.1.3. Key Regulations
8.2. Market Value Forecast By Product, 2016–2026
8.2.1. 2D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
8.2.2. 3D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
8.3. Market Value Forecast By End User, 2016–2026
8.3.1. Hospitals
8.3.2. Diagnostic centers
8.3.3. Clinics
8.3.4. Ambulatory Surgical Centers
8.3.5. Others
8.4. Market Value Forecast By Country, 2016–2026
8.4.1. US
8.4.2. Canada
8.5. Market Attractiveness Analysis
8.5.1. By Product
8.5.2. By End User
8.5.3. By Country
8.6. Prominent Trends
8.7. Drivers and Restraints: Impact Analysis
9. Latin America Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market Analysis and Forecast
9.1. Introduction
9.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis By Country
9.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections By Country
9.1.3. Key Regulations
9.2. Market Value Forecast By Product, 2016–2026
9.2.1. 2D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
9.2.2. 3D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
9.3. Market Value Forecast By End User, 2016–2026
9.3.1. Hospitals
9.3.2. Diagnostic centers
9.3.3. Clinics
9.3.4. Ambulatory Surgical Centers
9.3.5. Others
9.4. Market Value Forecast By Country, 2016–2026
9.4.1. Argentina
9.4.2. Brazil
9.4.3. Mexico
9.4.4. Rest of Latin America
9.5. Market Attractiveness Analysis
9.5.1. By Product
9.5.2. By End User
9.5.3. By Country
9.6. Prominent Trends
9.7. Drivers and Restraints: Impact Analysis
10. Western Europe Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market Analysis and Forecast
10.1.Introduction
10.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis By Country
10.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections By Country
10.1.3. Key Regulations
10.2.Market Value Forecast By Product, 2016–2026
10.2.1. 2D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
10.2.2. 3D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
10.3.Market Value Forecast By End User, 2016–2026
10.3.1. Hospitals
10.3.2. Diagnostic centers
10.3.3. Clinics
10.3.4. Ambulatory Surgical Centers
10.3.5. Others
10.4.Market Value Forecast By Country, 2016–2026
10.4.1. UK
10.4.2. France
10.4.3. Germany
10.4.4. Italy
10.4.5. Spain
10.4.6. Nordic
10.4.7. Benelux
10.4.8. Rest of Western Europe
10.5.Market Attractiveness Analysis
10.5.1. By Product
10.5.2. By End User
10.5.3. By Country
10.6. Prominent Trends
10.7. Drivers and Restraints: Impact Analysis
11. Eastern Europe Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market Analysis and Forecast
11.1.Introduction
11.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis By Country
11.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections By Country
11.1.3. Key Regulations
11.2.Market Value Forecast By Product, 2016–2026
11.2.1. 2D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
11.2.2. 3D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
11.3.Market Value Forecast By End User, 2016–2026
11.3.1. Hospitals
11.3.2. Diagnostic centers
11.3.3. Clinics
11.3.4. Ambulatory Surgical Centers
11.3.5. Others
11.4.Market Value Forecast By Country, 2016–2026
11.4.1. Russia
11.4.2. Poland
11.4.3. Rest of Eastern Europe
11.5.Market Attractiveness Analysis
11.5.1. By Product
11.5.2. By End User
11.5.3. By Country
11.6. Prominent Trends
11.7. Drivers and Restraints: Impact Analysis
12. APEJ Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market Analysis and Forecast
12.1.Introduction
12.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis By Country
12.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections By Country
12.1.3. Key Regulations
12.2.Market Value Forecast By Product, 2016–2026
12.2.1. 2D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
12.2.2. 3D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
12.3.Market Value Forecast By End User, 2016–2026
12.3.1. Hospitals
12.3.2. Diagnostic centers
12.3.3. Clinics
12.3.4. Ambulatory Surgical Centers
12.3.5. Others
12.4.Market Value Forecast By Country, 2016–2026
12.4.1. China
12.4.2. India
12.4.3. Australia & New Zealand
12.4.4. ASEAN
12.4.5. Rest of APEJ
12.5.Market Attractiveness Analysis
12.5.1. By Product
12.5.2. By End User
12.5.3. By Country
12.6. Prominent Trends
12.7. Drivers and Restraints: Impact Analysis
13. Japan Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market Analysis and Forecast
13.1.Introduction
13.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis By Country
13.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections By Country
13.1.3. Key Regulations
13.2.Market Value Forecast By Product, 2016–2026
13.2.1. 2D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
13.2.2. 3D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
13.3.Market Value Forecast By End User, 2016–2026
13.3.1. Hospitals
13.3.2. Diagnostic centers
13.3.3. Clinics
13.3.4. Ambulatory Surgical Centers
13.3.5. Others
13.4.Market Attractiveness Analysis
13.4.1. By Product
13.4.2. By End User
13.5. Prominent Trends
13.6. Drivers and Restraints: Impact Analysis
14. MEA Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market Analysis and Forecast
14.1.Introduction
14.1.1. Basis Point Share (BPS) Analysis By Country
14.1.2. Y-o-Y Growth Projections By Country
14.1.3. Key Regulations
14.2.Market Value Forecast By Product, 2016–2026
14.2.1. 2D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
14.2.2. 3D Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner
14.3.Market Value Forecast By End User, 2016–2026
14.3.1. Hospitals
14.3.2. Diagnostic centers
14.3.3. Clinics
14.3.4. Ambulatory Surgical Centers
14.3.5. Others
14.4.Market Value Forecast By Country, 2016–2026
14.4.1. GCC Countries
14.4.2. South Africa
14.4.3. North Africa
14.4.4. Rest of MEA
14.5.Market Attractiveness Analysis
14.5.1. By Product
14.5.2. By End User
14.5.3. By Country
14.6. Prominent Trends
14.7. Drivers and Restraints: Impact Analysis
15. Competition Landscape
15.1. Competition Dashboard
15.2. Market Share Analysis By Company (2016)
15.3. Company Profiles (Details – Overview, Financials, Strategy, Recent Developments)
15.3.1. C. R. Bard, Inc.
15.3.2. dBMEDx Inc.
15.3.3. Verathon Inc. (Roper Technologies)
15.3.4. Vitacon US, LLC
15.3.5. Signostics Inc.
15.3.6. ECHO-SON S.A.
15.3.7. Sonostar Technologies Co., Limited
15.3.8. Caresono Technology CO., LTD
15.3.9. LABORIE (Investor AB)
15.3.10. SRS Medical System Inc.
15.3.11. Wuhan Tianyi Electronic Co., Ltd.
15.3.12. GE Healthcare Inc.

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