Urinary Incontinence Devices Market in Japan 2017-2021
About Urinary Incontinence Devices
The urinary incontinence devices are used to manage different types of urinary incontinence such as stress incontinence, mixed incontinence, urge incontinence, and overflow incontinence. Factors such as rapid aging of the society in Japan, increasing the prevalence of older women with urinary incontinence, and changing lifestyle habits such as smoking and obesity will drive the urinary incontinence devices market in Japan. The recent trend in urinary incontinence devices market includes a rise in government initiatives to increase awareness of incontinence-related issues and increasing R&D in developing urinary incontinence devices with advanced technical features based on changing healthcare dynamics.
Technavio’s analysts forecast the urinary incontinence devices market in Japan to grow at a CAGR of 4.6% during the period 2017-2021.
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The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the urinary incontinence devices market in Japan for 2017-2021. The report presents a detailed picture of the market by way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources.
Technavio's report, Urinary Incontinence Devices Market in Japan 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Urinary Incontinence Devices Market in Japan 2017-2021
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the urinary incontinence devices market in Japan: Boston Scientific, Cook Medical, Johnson & Johnson, and Medtronic.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: 3M Japan, AAB Group, B. Braun, Coloplast, ConvaTec, Domtar, First Quality Enterprises, Flexicare Medical, Kimberly-Clark, and Procter & Gamble Japan.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The latest trend gaining momentum in the market is Rising government initiatives to increase awareness of incontinence problems. Urinary incontinence affects all age group including women, men, and children and causes various physical, social, and economic implications for such individuals. Although there is a high prevalence of urinary incontinence, the condition is constantly underdiagnosed and undertreated mainly due to the stigma associated with this disorder. Also, individuals have many misconceptions about these conditions as they lack awareness and understanding about causes and treatments, which prevent the individuals to seek adequate care to manage urinary incontinence.”
According to the report, one of the major drivers for this market is Rising geriatric population in Japan. Advancements in healthcare technology due to the availability of more efficient treatment options have resulted in increasing life expectancy in countries like Japan. As a result, there is an increase in a number of geriatric population. The average age of Japan's population is higher than most of the developed countries. Among East Asian countries Japan has the oldest population.
Further, the report states that one of the major factors hindering the growth of this market is Side effects associated with incontinence devices. A wide range of incontinence devices such as incontinence pads/diapers, protective garments, internal catheters, condom catheters, and sacral nerve stimulators are available in the market that manages urinary incontinence depending on the level of incontinence. However, some of these products have side effects associated with them. Internal catheter is leading to high risk of UTI.
Boston Scientific, Cook Medical, Johnson & Johnson, and Medtronic, 3M Japan, AAB Group, B. Braun, Coloplast, ConvaTec, Domtar, First Quality Enterprises, Flexicare Medical, Kimberly-Clark, and Procter & Gamble Japan.