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The Worldwide Market for Dialysis Equipment, Supplies, and Services, 2nd Edition

With a growing elderly population, premium pricing, and robust new venues, the kidney dialysis and dialysis equipment market approaches $55 billion worldwide and is expected to grow.

With those revenues coming from just 1.6 million patients worldwide, kidney dialysis and equipment is among the most lucrative medical treatment markets in per-capita terms.

Kalorama’s Worldwide Market for Kidney Dialysis and Equipment is your key to this burgeoning industry. The report breaks down both the 45+ billion-dollar dialysis care market and the 10 billion-dollar equipment market in exhaustive detail. Essential information provided includes the following:

  • Detailed Forecasts to 2011 in units and dollars.
  • In-Depth Profiles of the Key Players in Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis Treatment, Equipment and Supplies.
  • 170 Figures and Tables featuring useful data, demographic and market trends that can be used to supplement internal memos or presentation.
  • Detailed World Dialysis Market Review including specific reviews of the dialysis service, equipment and supplies market in the United States, Japan, UK, Germany, France, Italy, India, China and Australia and Canada.
  • Market Share of Major Care and Equipment Providers.
  • The Changing Regulatory Environment.
  • Detailed Patient Demographics Current Data, Forecasts and Trends.
  • Products in Development; R&D Spending by Company.
Kalorama’s trusted information-gathering process provides most accurate study of the kidney dialysis market available today. Information and analysis presented in this report is based on extensive interviews with senior management of top companies and in the kidney dialysis and equipment industry. While major research literature and government information is culled, key market insights originate from interviews with industry leaders.

Product managers, marketing managers, business development executives, advertising agency executives and information and research center librarians are among the individuals who will find this round-up of the kidney dialysis and dialysis equipment market essential.


  • Executive Summary
    • Table Market Summary: Worldwide Market for Dialysis Products and Services 2003-2006
    • EPIDEMIOLOGY OF END STAGE RENAL DISEASE AND TREATMENT MODALITY TRENDS
    • MARKET STRUCTURE
    • CHANGING MARKET LANDSCAPE
      • Table Worldwide Market for Dialysis Products and Services, Revenues by Leading Competitor, 2003-2006
    • MARKET GROWTH
    • GEOGRAPHIC SPREAD
      • Table Dialysis Products and Services Market, Revenues by Geographical Region, 2002-2011
    • LEADING TRENDS
    • SCOPE AND METHODOLOGY
  • Renal Diseases, Treatment Options and Demographic Trends
    • RENAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
      • Human Kidney: Basic Physiology & Role
        • Table Composition of Plasma, Nephric Filtrate, and Urine Nephric Percentage
      • Kidney Diseases
    • TREATMENT OPTIONS:
      • Dialysis
      • Kidney Transplant
        • Table Kidney Transplant Rates by Country (27 Countries), 2002-2004
      • The Artificial Kidney
      • Comparison of Treatment Options
    • EPIDEMIOLOGY AND DEMOGRAPHIC PATTERNS
      • ESRD Trends
        • Table Number of ESRD Patients by Geographical Market (United States, Germany, United Kingdom, Japan, ROW) 2003-2011
        • Table ESRD Prevalence Per Million by Country (27 Countries), 2002-2004
      • Dialysis Treatment Demand
        • Table Number of Dialysis Patients by Geographical Market (North America, Asia-Pacific, EAME, Latin America) 2003-2011
      • Dialysis Treatment Preferences: Major Countries
        • Table Distribution of Dialysis Patient Cases by Type (HD vs PD) and by Selected Country (United States, Germany, United Kingdom, Japan, ROW) 2002-2004
        • Table Dialysis Modality Preference (Hemodialysis, Home Hemodialysis, or Peritoneal Dialysis) in 27 Selected Countries, 2003-2004
  • Market Scenario & Strategic Developments
    • TRENDS AND ISSUES
      • Key Strategies
      • Key Issues Facing the Market
    • TOTAL MARKET: PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
      • Market Structure
        • Table Dialysis Industry: Proportion Products vs Services, 2005
        • Table Worldwide Market for Dialysis Products and Services by Segment (Services vs Products) 2003-2006
        • Table Worldwide Dialysis Products Market by Segments (HD vs PD) in Dollars,2003-2005
      • Competitive Scenario
        • Table Worldwide Market for Dialysis Products and Services Dollar Volume by Leading Competitor,2002-2005
        • Table Worldwide Market for Dialysis Products and Services Market Share by Leading Competitor, 2005
      • Regional Market Breakdown
        • Table Dialysis Products and Services Market, Dollar Volume by Region (U.S., Europe, Japan, Asia, Latin America/Africa) 2002-2011
    • TOTAL PRODUCTS MARKET
      • Background
      • Customer Segments
      • Competitive Scenario
        • Table Worldwide Dialysis Products Market Share by Leading Competitor, 2005
      • Market Issues
    • HEMODIALYSIS PRODUCTS MARKET
      • Background
      • Total Hemodialysis Products Market
        • Table Worldwide Hemodialysis Products Market, Dollar Volume by Competitor, 2003-2005
        • Table Worldwide Hemodialysis Products market share,2005 (% Market Share)
    • HEMODIALYSIS MACHINES MARKET
      • Latest Innovations in HD Machines
      • Demand Patterns
        • Table Worldwide Hemodialysis Machine Demand (Installed Capacity Units), 2002-2011
    • HOME-USE MACHINES MARKET
      • Background
        • Table Worldwide Market for Home-Use Hemodialysis Machines, (Installed Capacity in Units),2002-2011
      • Factors Affecting Demand
      • Impediments in Development
    • BLOOD LINES MARKET
      • Table Worldwide Blood Lines Market, Units in Millions, 2002-2011
    • HEMODIALYSIS SUPPLIES MARKET
      • Background
      • Dialyzer Market
        • Table Worldwide Dialyzer Market, Modules in Millions, 2002-2011
        • Table Worldwide Dialyzer Market Share by Competitor, 2005
      • Hemodialysis Access Products Market
        • Table Differences in Source of Access by Region (U.S., Europe, Japan, Asia, Latin America/Africa) and Type (AV Graft, AV Fistula, Catheter), Percentage of Patients
        • Table Worldwide Fistula Needles Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Worldwide Hemodialysis Catheter Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Worldwide AV Graft Market, Patients, 2002-2011
        • Table Worldwide Hemodialysis Cannulae Market, Units, 2002-2011
    • TOTAL PERITONEAL DIALYSIS MARKET
      • Background
        • Table Peritoneal Dialysis Patients by Selected Country (15 countries) Percentage of Total Dialysis Patients
      • Peritoneal Dialysis-A Part of Integrated Care
      • Factors Affecting Demand
      • Market Scenario
        • Table Worldwide Peritoneal Dialysis Products Market, Dollar Volume by Competitor, 2003-2005
        • Table Peritoneal Dialysis Product Market, Market Share by Leading Competitor, 2005
    • PERITONEAL DIALYSIS PRODUCTS
      • Peritoneal Dialysis Machines Market
        • Table Worldwide Peritoneal Dialysis Patients by Modality (CAPD, Machine PD), Number of Patients, 2002-2011
        • Table Peritoneal Dialysis Machines Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Peritoneal Dialysis Transfer Set Market
        • Table Worldwide Peritoneal Transfer Set Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Peritoneal Dialysis Supplies Market
    • TOTAL DIALYSIS SERVICES MARKET
      • Table Worldwide Dialysis Services Market, Dollar Volume, 2002-2011
      • Competitive Structure
        • Table Worldwide Patient Number and Share Among Selected Competitors (5 Firms + Other), 2005
      • Dialysis Service Centers
        • Table Worldwide Dialysis Centers (Number of Facilities), 2002-2011
      • Market Trends
    • REGIONAL VARIATION OF DIALYSIS COST
      • Table Dialysis Treatment Costs per Patient per Year for Selected Countries, 2005
    • MERGERS/ACQUISITIONS/LICENSING ACTIVITIES
      • Background
      • Recent Deals
  • Regional Dialysis Products and Services Markets
    • UNITED STATES
      • ESRD Epidemiology, Demographics, Patient Trends
        • Table Number of Dialysis Patients in the United States, 2002-2011
      • Total Dialysis Products and Services Market
        • Table U.S. Dialysis Products & Services Market, Dollar Volume, 2002-2011
        • Table U.S. Market for Dialysis Products and Services, Revenue and Market Shares by Leading Competitors, 2005
      • Hemodialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table U.S. Hemodialysis Machine Market, (Installed Capacity in Units), 2002-2011
        • Table U.S. Home-Use Hemodialysis Machines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table U.S. Blood Lines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table U.S. Dialyzer Market, Units,20022011
        • Table Access Preferences in the United States Percentage of Patients by Access Type (AV Grafts, AV Fistula, Catheter)
        • Table U.S. Fistula Needles Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table U.S. AV Graft Market, Patients, 2002-2011
        • Table U.S. Dialysis Catheter Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table U.S. Hemodialysis Cannula Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Peritoneal Dialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table U.S. Peritoneal Dialysis Patients by Modality (CAPD vs Machine PD), 2001-2011
        • Table U.S. Peritoneal Dialysis Machines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table U.S. Peritoneal Transfer Set Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Dialysis Services Market
        • Table Patient Shares of Selected Dialysis Service Competitors in the United States, 2005
        • Table U.S. Dialysis Services Market Share (Percentage of Patients) by Leading Competitors, 2005
      • Dialysis Reimbursement
        • Table Annual Cost of Dialysis Care in the United States by Type of Expense (Composite Treatment Rate, Hospitalization, Epogen/Other Drugs, Physician Costs, Other) in Dollars and Percentage Share
    • JAPAN
      • ESRD Epidemiology, Demographics, Patient Trends
        • Table Number of Dialysis Patients in Japan, 2002-2011
      • Total Dialysis Products and Services Market
        • Table Japanese Dialysis Products & Services Market, Dollar Volume, 20022011
      • Hemodialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table Japanese Hemodialysis Machine Market (Installed Capacity in Units),
        • Table Japanese Blood Lines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Japanese Dialyzer Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Access Preferences in Japan Percentage of Patients
        • Table Japanese Fistula Needles Market, Units,2002-2011
        • Table Japanese AV Graft Market, Patients, 2002-2011
        • Table Japanese Dialysis Catheter Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Japanese Hemodialysis Cannula Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Peritoneal Dialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table Japanese Peritoneal Dialysis Patients by Modality (CAPD vs APD), 2001-2011
        • Table Japanese Peritoneal Dialysis Machines Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Dialysis Services Market
      • Reimbursement in Japan
    • SUMMARY OF EUROPEAN MARKET
      • Dialysis Products & Services Market
        • Table European Dialysis Products & Services Market, Dollar Volume, 20022011
    • UNITED KINGDOM
      • Summary
      • ESRD Epidemiology, Demographics, Patient Trends
        • Table Number of Dialysis Patients in the U.K, 2002-2011
      • Total Dialysis Products and Services Market
        • Table U.K. Dialysis Products & Services Market, Million Dollar Volume, 2002-2011
      • Hemodialysis Products Market
        • Table U.K. Hemodialysis Machine Market (Installed Capacity in Units), 2002-2011
        • Table U.K. Blood Lines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table U.K. Dialyzer Market, Units,2002-2011
        • Table Access Preferences in the U.K. Percentage of Patients
        • Table U.K. Hemodialysis Cannula Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table U.K. Fistula Needles Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table U.K. AV Graft Market, Patients, 20022011
        • Table U.K. Dialysis Catheter Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Peritoneal Dialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table UK Peritoneal Dialysis Patients by Treatment Modality (CAPD vs APD), 2001-2011
      • Dialysis Services Market
      • Reimbursement in the U.K.
    • GERMANY
      • Summary
      • ESRD Epidemiology, Demographics, Patient Trends
        • Table Number of Dialysis Patients in Germany, 2002-2011
      • Total Dialysis Products and Services Market
      • Hemodialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table German Hemodialysis Machine Market (Installed Base in Units), 2002-2011
        • Table German Home-Use Hemodialysis Machines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table German Blood Lines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table German Dialyzer Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Access Preferences in Germany, percentage of Patients
        • Table German Fistula Needles Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table German AV Graft Market, Patients, 2002-2011
        • Table German Dialysis Catheter Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table German Hemodialysis Cannula Market, Units,2002-2011
      • Peritoneal Dialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table German Peritoneal Dialysis Patients by Modality, 2001-2011
        • Table German Peritoneal Transfer Set Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Dialysis Services Market
        • Table Number of Dialysis Centers in Germany, 2002-2011
      • Reimbursement in Germany
    • FRANCE
      • Summary
      • ESRD Epidemiology, Demographics, Patient Trends
        • Table Number of Dialysis Patients in France,2002-2011
      • Hemodialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table French Hemodialysis Machine Market (Installed Capacity in Units), 2002-2011
        • Table French Home-Use Hemodialysis Machines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table French Blood Lines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table French Dialyzer Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Access Preferences in France Percentage of Patients
        • Table French Fistula Needles Market, Units,2002-2011
        • Table French AV Graft Market, Patients, 2002-2011
        • Table French Dialysis Catheter Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table French Hemodialysis Cannula Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Peritoneal Dialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table French Peritoneal Dialysis Patients by Modality (CAPD vs CCPD, 2001-2011
        • Table French Peritoneal Dialysis Machines Market, Units,2002-2011
        • Table French Peritoneal Transfer Set Market, Units,2002-2011
      • Dialysis Services Market
    • ITALY
      • Summary
      • ESRD Epidemiology, Demographics, Patient Trends
        • Table Number of Dialysis Patients in Italy,2002-2011
      • Hemodialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table Italian Hemodialysis Machine Market (Installed Capacity in Units), 2002-2011
        • Table Italian Home-Use Hemodialysis Machines Market, Units,2002-2011
        • Table Italian Blood Lines Market, Units,2002-2011
        • Table Italian Dialyzer Market, Units,2002-2011
        • Table Access Preferences in Italy Percentage of Patients
        • Table Italian Fistula Needles Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Italian AV Graft Market, Patients, 2002-2011
        • Table Italian Dialysis Catheter Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Italian Hemodialysis Cannula Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Peritoneal Dialysis Products & Supplies
        • Table Italian Peritoneal Dialysis Patients by Modality (CAPD vs CCPD), 2002-2011
        • Table Italian Peritoneal Dialysis Machines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Italian Transfer Set Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Dialysis Services Market
        • Table Percentage of Patients Receiving Dialytic Treatment in Private Facilities in Twelve Italian Regions
      • Reimbursement in Italy
        • Table Reimbursement Rates in Italy for Five Modalities by Setting
    • INDIA
      • Summary
      • ESRD Epidemiology, Demographics, Patient Trends
        • Table Number of Dialysis Patients in India, 2002-2011
      • Hemodialysis Products & Supplies Market: India
        • Table Indian Hemodialysis Machine Market (Installed Capacity in Units), 2002-2011
        • Table Indian Blood Lines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Indian Dialyzer Market, Units,2002-2011
        • Table Access Preferences in India Percentage of Patients
        • Table Indian Fistula Needles Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Indian AV Graft Market, Patients, 2002-2011
        • Table Indian Dialys is Catheter Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Indian Hemodialysis Cannula Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Peritoneal Dialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table Indian Peritoneal Dialysis Patients, 2001-2011
        • Table Indian Transfer Set Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Dialysis Services Market
      • Reimbursement in India
    • CHINA
      • Summary
      • ESRD Epidemiology, Demographics, Patient Trends
        • Table Number of Dialysis Patients in China, 2002-2011
        • Table Chinese Hemodialysis Machine Market (Installed Capacity in Units), 2002-2011
        • Table Chinese Blood Lines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Chinese Dialyzer Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Access Preferences in China Percentage of Patients
        • Table Chinese Fistula Needles Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Chinese AV Graft Market, Patients, 2002-2011
        • Table Chinese Dialysis Catheter Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Chinese Hemodialysis Cannula Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Peritoneal Dialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table Chinese Peritoneal Dialysis Patients, 2001-2011
        • Table Chinese Transfer Set Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Dialysis Services Market
      • Reimbursement in China
    • AUSTRALIA
      • Summary
      • ESRD Epidemiology, Demographics, Patient Trends
        • Table Number of Dialysis Patients in Australia, 2002-2011
      • Hemodialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table Australian Hemodialysis Machine Market (Installed Capacity in Units), 2002-2011
        • Table Australian Home-Use Hemodialysis Machines Market, Units, 20022011
        • Table Australian Blood Lines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Australian Dialyzer Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Access Preferences in Australia Percentage of Patients
        • Table Australian Fistula Needles Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Australian AV Graft Market, Patients, 2002-2011
        • Table Australian Dialysis Catheter Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Australian Hemodialysis Cannula Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Peritoneal Dialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table Australian Peritoneal Dialysis Patients by Modality (CAPD vs APD), 2001-2011
        • Table Australian Peritoneal Dialysis Machines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Australian Transfer Set Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Dialysis Services Market
    • CANADA
      • Country Summary: Canada
      • ESRD Epidemiology, Demographics, Patient Trends
        • Table Number of Dialysis Patients in Canada, 2002-2011
      • Hemodialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table Canadian Hemodialysis Machine Market (Installed Capacity in Units), 2002-2011
        • Table Canadian Home-Use Hemodialysis Machines Market, Units, 20022011
        • Table Canadian Blood Lines Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Canadian Dialyzer Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Access Preferences in Canada, Percentage of Patients
        • Table Canadian Fistula Needles Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Canadian AV Graft Market, Patients, 2002-2011
        • Table Canadian Dialysis Catheter Market, Units, 2002-2011
        • Table Canadian Hemodialysis Cannula Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Peritoneal Dialysis Products & Supplies Market
        • Table Canadian Peritoneal Dialysis Patients by Modality (CAPD vs CCPD), 2002-2011
        • Table Canadian Peritoneal Dialysis Machines Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Peritoneal Dialysis Transfer Set Market
        • Table Canadian Transfer Set Market, Units, 2002-2011
      • Dialysis Services Market
  • Company Briefs
    • AKSYS LTD.
    • ASAHI MEDICAL CO., LTD
    • B.BRAUN ACCESS SYSTEMS INC.
    • BAXTER INTERNATIONAL
    • BELLCO SPA
    • CARAVAN MEDICAL DIVISION INC.
    • CARDIOMED SUPPLIES INC.
    • DAVITA INC.
    • DEBIOTECH SA
    • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE
    • GAMBRO LTD.
    • KAWASUMI LABORATORIES INC.
    • MEDIONICS INTERNATIONAL INC.
    • MINNTECH CORP.
    • NIKKISO MEDICAL GMBH
    • VYGON CORPORATION

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