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Global Medical Publishing 2015-2019

Global Medical Publishing 2015-2019

For competitors in the medical publishing field, having an authoritative resource to navigate this global industry is crucial. Simba Information’s Global Medical Publishing 2015-2019 is the one report competitors can rely on to understand the dynamics of STM publishing.

Grounded in our exclusive research and analysis of leading competitors’ performance, Global Medical Publishing 2015-2019 provides an overview and financial outlook for the global medical publishing markets through 2014 with projections through 2019. Simba analyzes information it gathered through primary and secondary research to estimate company, market, geographic and individual delivery channel performance for 2014. This research was conducted in conjunction with a larger study of the overall market for professional publishing.

The overall global medical publishing market and each market segment are divided into five content delivery channels: books, journals, online content, abstracting and indexing, and other activities.

Global Medical Publishing 2015-2019 offers readers:

  • Our exclusive analysis of medical publishing's market size and structure
  • Insights into the medical publishing products and services customers want most
  • Revenue and market share rankings of 15 leading global publishers
  • Geographic market sizing for the four major regional markets: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World
  • Simba’s exclusive market projections to 2019 by publishing activity and more
Regardless of your publishing format, you can trust Global Medical Publishing 2015-2019 to provide the insight you need to evaluate growth potential, understand trends affecting the industry, and size up the competition in the dynamic markets for STM content worldwide. 

Medical Publishing Market Trends Covered in Global Medical Publishing 2015-2019 Include:

  • The demand for full-text resources
  • The transition of e-publishing
  • Library cost pressures
  • The outlook for pharmaceutical advertising
  • Impact of new Information Technology initiatives in health care
  • Emerging markets in China, Brazil, South Korea and India
  • Disruption to traditional business models
  • Mobile device adoption and social media in health fields
Global Medical Publishing 2015-2019 is an essential tool for publishing executives, M&A advisors, market analysts, and industry consultants who need to understand the business strategies driving the medical publishing industry.
The medical publishing market is a global one – it doesn’t respect country boundaries - and our market figures are global in scope. If you’re competing in one or all of these segments, you need the world-wide picture. This report, and the others in the series, is produced to help executives make decisions in this environment.

Simba has a knowledge base from almost 20 years worth of perspective on these markets. This is a dynamic industry, affected by rapid changes in technology, the economy, mergers, partnerships and public policy and library budgets. Simba’s experienced analysts and daily on the ball coverage is the bedrock for these reports.


  • Methodology
  • Executive Summary
  • Global Medical Publishing Market
    • Introduction
    • Market Size
      • Journals
        • Table Global Medical Publishing Market by Medium, 2012-2014
      • Books
        • Table Global Medical Publishing Media Market Share, 2013
      • Other Activity
      • Online Content
      • Abstracting & Indexing Services
    • Medical Publishing by Geography
      • Key Regions:
      • Language Splits and Major Publishing Hubs
      • Currency
        • Table Exchange Rate Changes, 2011-2013
      • North America
        • Table Global Medical Publishing, Geographic Share, 2014
      • Europe
      • Asia-Pacific
      • Rest of the World
  • Leading Medical Publishers
    • Introduction
    • Leading Medical Publishers
      • Table Global Medical Publishing, Leading Publishers Share, 2014
    • Reed Elsevier
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
    • Wolters Kluwer
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
    • Truven Healthcare Analytics
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
        • Table Leading Medical Publishers, 2012-2014
    • Springer Science+Business Media
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
    • John Wiley & Sons
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
    • Informa
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
    • American Medical Association
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
    • Thieme
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
    • Hearst Health Network
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
    • Igaku Shoin
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
    • BMJ Group
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
    • Massachusetts Medical Society
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
    • Epocrates
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
    • McGraw-Hill Education
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
    • Frontline Medical Communications
      • Company Overview
      • Recent Company Performance
      • Medical Publishing Strategy
    • Mergers & Acquisitions in the Medical Publishing Market
      • Table Key Medical Publishing M&A Activity, January - October 2014
      • Table Key Medical Publishing M&A Activity, January - December 2013
    • Journal Publishing Carousel
  • Trends and Forecast
    • Introduction
    • Current Trends in Medical Publishing
      • New Scientific Powers Emerge, Changing the Global Medical Landscape
      • Print Book Sales Are Falling, Only Partly Replaced by E-books
        • Table Medical E-books and Print Books, 2011-2014
      • Always Dynamic, Print Advertising Has Declined for Several Years
        • Table U.S. Medical/Surgical Journal Ad Market, 2007-2013
      • Mobile and Tablet Usage by Clinicians Is Growing, Changing Habits
      • Gold Is the New Black
      • Competition for Authors Has Taken a New Twist in Books
      • Journal Competition Has its Own Twist
      • It Has Been a Rough Year for Medical Newspapers and Intermediaries
      • Peer Review Challenged; Conflicts of Interest Becoming More Prominent
      • Online Content and A&I Are Small Piece of Healthcare Software Business
    • Global Medical Publishing Forecast
      • Introduction
      • Journals Forecast
        • Table Global Medical Publishing Forecast by Medium, 2015P-2019P
      • Books Forecast
      • Other Activity Forecast
      • Online Content Forecast
      • A&I Forecast
      • Forecast by Geography
      • Forecast of Leading Publishers
        • Table Leading Medical Publishers, 2014-2015P

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