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Concise Analysis of the International Disposable Medical Devices Sensors Market - Global Forecast to 2018

DUBLIN, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Dublin - Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Disposable Medical Devices Sensors Market - Global Forecast to 2018" report to their offering.

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In recent years, the disposable devices sensors market has witnessed a large number of technological advancements, which is encouraging the production of new and advanced products in the market. The global disposable devices sensors market is valued at $3,831.6 million in 2013 and is expected to reach $6,212.7 million by 2018, at a CAGR of 10.1%. The disposable devices sensors market is broadly classified into four segments, namely, by product type, by sensor type, by application, and by geography. The product type market is sub-divided into wearable sensors, implantable sensors, invasive sensors, ingestible sensors, and strip sensors.

Strip sensors dominate the disposable devices sensors market in 2013, closely followed by wearable sensors. The disposable devices sensors market by sensor type is broadly categorized into temperature sensors, pressure sensors, image sensors, accelerometers, biosensors, and others. Biosensors dominate the market in 2013, with a market share of around 50% of the global disposable devices sensors market. The major factors driving the disposable devices sensors market are increasing number of hospital acquired infections, rise in government investments, rise in venture capitalist investments, and rising healthcare costs.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Executive Summary

3 Market Overview

4 Global Disposable Devices Sensors Market, By Type

5 Global Disposable Devices Sensors Market, By Application

6 Geographic Analysis

7 Competitive Landscape

8 Company Profiles

Companies Mentioned:

  • Analog Devices, Inc.
  • Covidien Plc
  • Freescale Semiconductor, Inc
  • Ge Healthcare (Subsidiary Of General Electric Company)
  • Gentag, Inc
  • Given Imaging Ltd
  • Honeywell International, Inc
  • Jant Pharmacal Corp
  • Lifescan, Inc (A Subsidiary Of Johnson And Johnson)
  • Measurement Specialties, Inc
  • Medtronic, Inc
  • Philips Healthcare (A Subsidiary Of Royal Philips Electronics)
  • Sensirion Ag (Spin-Off Of The Swiss Federal Institute Of Technology)
  • Smiths Medical (A Division Of Smiths Group Plc)
  • Stmicroelectronics NV

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