This report on prenatal, fetal and neonatal equipment, studies the current as well as future prospects of this market globally. At present, premature or pre-term births is the leading cause of neonatal deaths worldwide. In order to handle the burden and extremity of the million pre-term deaths occurring globally, it is indicate that the use of prenatal, fetal and neonatal care equipment will gradually increase in the coming future. Prenatal, fetal and neonatal equipment market comprise those devices and equipment that are utilized in various applications of fetal and neonatal care such as fetal monitoring, respiratory assistance, therapeutics, etc. Most prenatal, fetal and neonatal equipment such as ultrasound, phototherapy equipment, infant warmers and incubators are utilized in special intensive care units. This report comprises an elaborate executive summary, which includes a market snapshot that provides overall information of various segments and sub-segments that are contained in the report. It also provides an overall information and data analysis of the global prenatal, fetal & neonatal equipment market with respect to market segments based on product type as well as geographic regions.
The market for prenatal, fetal and neonatal equipment is segmented into three major categories, namely, prenatal and fetal equipment, neonatal equipment and others. The market for prenatal and fetal equipment segment is further classified into four sub-segments, namely, ultrasound & ultrasonography, fetal dopplers, fetal MRI and fetal monitors. Also, the market for neonatal equipment segment is classified into four sub-segments, namely, infant warmers & incubators, phototherapy equipment, neonatal monitoring and respiratory assistance & monitoring devices. The market has been extensively analyzed on the basis of their usefulness, effectiveness, sales revenue and geographic presence. The market size and forecast in terms of USD million for each product type has been provided for the period 2011 to 2019. The report also provides the compounded annual growth rate (CAGR %) for each market segment for the forecast period 2013 to 2019, considering 2012 as the base year.
Geographically, the prenatal, fetal and neonatal equipment market has been categorized into four regions namely, North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (ROW). The market size and forecast for each of these regions has been provided for the period 2011 to 2019 along with their respective compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) for the forecast period 2013 to 2019. The research study also incorporates the competitive scenario in these regions. A detailed qualitative analysis of the factors responsible for driving and restraining the growth of this market and future opportunities has been provided in the market overview section. This section of the report also incorporates market attractiveness analysis, Porter’s five forces analysis and the key players’ heat map analysis for the year 2012 in order to give a thorough analysis of the overall competitive scenario in the global prenatal, fetal and neonatal equipment market.
A list of recommendations has been provided for new entrants as well as existing market players to help them establish a strong presence in the market and increase their share. The report also profiles major players of the prenatal, fetal and neonatal equipment market on the basis of various attributes such as company overview, financial overview, business strategies, product portfolio and recent developments. Some of the major players profiled in this report include CareFusion Corporation, Cooper Surgical, Inc., Covidien PLC, Drägerwerk AG & Co. KGaA, Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Limited, FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc., GE Healthcare, Getinge AB, Natus Medical Incorporated, Nonin Medical, Inc., Philips Healthcare, Siemens Healthcare and Smiths Medical.
The global prenatal, fetal and neonatal equipment market is segmented as follows: