About Medical Suction Devices
Medical suction devices are machines used to clear the airway from blood, saliva, vomit, or other secretions in individuals. Medical suction pumps are also used in endoscopy, wound drainage, and other applications where a reliable and precise suction source are needed. The medical suction devices market includes standard/conventional medical suction devices such as wall-mounted suction devices and mobile units (to wheel them around) and portable medical suction devices.
Technavio’s analysts forecast the global medical suction devices market to grow at a CAGR of 3.83% during the period 2017-2021.
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The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global medical suction devices market for 2017-2021. The report presents a detailed picture of the market by way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources.
The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Medical Suction Devices Market 2017-2021
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global medical suction devices market: Allied Healthcare Products, ATMOS MedizinTechnik, Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare, Precision Medical, and SSCOR.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Laerdal Medical, Medela, Medicop, MG Electric, and WEINMANN Emergency Medical Technology.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “One trend in the market is increasing number of hospitals and clinics. Hospitals and clinics contribute to major market share in the global medical suction devices market. Suction devices are used in surgical procedures for gastroenterology, ENT, obstetrics, endoscopy, and dental. Hence, many hospitals and dental clinics are increasingly adopting technologically advanced suction devices to increase the efficiency and safety of their surgical procedures.”
According to the report, one driver in the market is increasing demand for portable medical suction devices. Purchasing an emergency medical suction device indicates the hospital's commitment toward patient safety. These devices also ensure continuity of care in situations where wall suctions fail to work for any reason. Even in large hospitals, generator failures and natural disasters can cause the installed suctions systems to stop working. In addition, portable medical suction devices are also increasingly being used in emergency rooms, mobile healthcare units, and home healthcare settings. Mobile healthcare units equipped with portable medical suction devices that are able to provide specialized care even in remote locations.
Further, the report states that one challenge in the market is high cost of medical suction devices. Portable suction machines come in varied sizes and weights and vary in price ranges from approximately $275-$850. Most standard/conventional suction devices are more expensive than portable medical suction devices. Hospitals purchase multiple medical suction devices depending upon factors such as the number of ICU and trauma beds, patient wards, and non-patient areas. Medical suction devices also use several consumable parts such as disposable hydrophobic bacteria filter, disposable canisters, disposable tubing, wands, batteries, and others.
Allied Healthcare Products, ATMOS MedizinTechnik, Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare, Precision Medical, SSCOR, Laerdal Medical, Medela, Medicop, MG Electric, and WEINMANN Emergency Medical Technology.
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