Rapid pace of technological developments in the field of sleep apnea devices has ensured introduction of efficient diagnosis and treatment methodologies that has rendered enhanced patient outcomes. The sleep apnea devices market is witnessing impressive growth globally majorly due to tremendous demand for novel and innovative diagnostic and efficient treatment methodologies. Treatment of sleep disorders is essential in order to ensure healthy lifestyle. The speedy growth of the overall medical device industry is considered to be a major driving force for the growth of the sleep apnea diagnostic and therapeutic devices market.
The report analyzes the global market for sleep apnea devices by two major segments namely diagnostic and therapeutic devices. Also, a detailed geographical landscape has been provided. The diagnostic devices segment has been further categorized into four major diagnostic devices namely actigraphy systems, polysomnography devices, respiratory polygraph and single channel screening devices (pulse oximeters). Therapeutic devices segment has been further classified into five major devices namely, airway clearance systems, adaptive servo-ventilators (ASV), positive airway pressure (PAP) devices, oral appliances and oxygen devices.
All the above mentioned segments are analyzed on the basis of market size in terms of USD million and their forecasts for the period 2013 to 2019 have also been provided. The CAGR (%) for each market segment has been estimated for the forecast period 2013 to 2019, considering 2012 as the base year.
On the basis of geography this market has been categorized into four major geographic regions namely North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World (RoW). Market sizes, forecasts and % CAGR for the above mentioned segments have been provided. A detailed qualitative analysis of the factors responsible for driving and restraining the growth of sleep apnea diagnostic and therapeutic devices market and future opportunities has been described in the market overview section of the report. A PESTLE analysis has also been considered while estimating the market for individual geographies in order to provide current as well as future status.
Several other analytical perspectives such as Porter’s Five Forces Analysis and market attractiveness have been described in order to give a thorough analysis of the market. The competitive landscape section of the report includes market share analysis of the major players in the ophthalmology diagnostics and surgical devices market for the year 2012. Some of the major players profiled in this report include ResMed, Inc., Philips Healthcare (Respironics), Fisher & Paykel Corporation and others. Also, a list of recommendations for existing as well as new entrants has also been discussed in the study which would help in decision making.
The global sleep apnea devices market is segmented into the following categories: