Medical Electronics

Date of Publication: Aug 26, 2016
Wearable Technology and Digital Healthcare represent two dominant trends that are poised to redefine virtually everything about how health products and services are delivered and supported. Ranging from telemedicine to self-monitoring and diagnosis, wearable devices and the Internet of Things (IoT) will start as a novelty and achieve necessity status as insurance company cost optimization become the main driver for adoption and usage.

Date of Publication: Oct 11, 2016
The global market for emerging medical device technologies should reach $90.8 billion by 2021 from $55.9 billion in 2016 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10.2%, from 2016 to 2021. Emerging medical device technologies include devices and technologies (e.g., bioresorbable implants, coated implants and balloons, transcatheter heart valves (TAVR, TMVR), electrophysiology, S-ICDs, cardioMEMS, wireless monitoring, wearable devices, needle-free drug delivery, capsule endoscopes, POC tests, companion diagnostics, etc.).

Date of Publication: Oct 5, 2016
The global market for MRI systems reached $5.8 billion in 2015. The market should reach nearly $6.1 billion and $8.0 billion in 2016 and 2021 respectively, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.7% from 2016 to 2021.

Date of Publication: Aug 16, 2016
The report emphasizes the importance of wireless communications standardization for medical applications. To show this, authors conducted a detailed analysis of technical and economical characteristics for WBAN (Wireless Body Area Networks) and MWBAN - Medical BANs. Standards and regulatory documents issued by the IEEE, ETSI, ITU, ISO, FCC, FDA and Continua related to the report issues are addressed. The report also updates the information on transport technologies that are used to support the 11073 and other connectivity standards - Bluetooth and ZigBee - to show their place in improving patients' conditions monitoring and in patients' general care.

Date of Publication: Feb 4, 2015

Sports, Fitness, Healthcare, and Clothing are emerging as key industries for the early market success of wearable technology. Mind Commerce sees wearables in Sports and Fitness alone reaching $9.4 billion globally by 2020 with a CAGR of 103%. Wearable devices within these market segments typically represent an accessory that provides the user with information in support of various applications and/or personal services. For example, some wearables in healthcare help in monitoring blood pressure levels, heartbeat, body temperature and similar other evolving features. Wearables within these industries are also a key part of the Personal Internet of Things (PIoT) as they gather important data about personal habits, lifestyle, and physical attributes.

Date of Publication: Jun 2, 2016
The goal of the report is to examine market opportunities for the microelectronic medical implant industry and the technologies that make possible the more advanced products that are rapidly coming into being. The global market for microelectronic medical implants should reach over $37.6 billion in 2021 from over $24.6 billion in 2016 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.8% from 2016 to 2021.

Date of Publication: May 20, 2016

Wearable Robots, Exoskeletons at $36.5 million in 2015 are anticipated to reach $2.1 billion by 2021. All the measurable revenue in 2015 is from medical exoskeletons. New technology from a range of vendors provides multiple designs that actually work and will be on the market soon. This bodes well for market development.