For wounds that require fixed monitoring, clear, perforated tape can allow you to examine the skin with out pulling up the adhesive. The report consists of market shares of medical tapes and bandages market for international, Europe, North America, Asia Pacific and South America. Other research have shown that medical tapes, as soon as opened and put into use could be sources of contamination. Berkowitz recovered Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and varied species of Enterobacteriaceae in a seven-day study of 23 rolls of adhesive tape being utilized in a sixteen-bed intensive care unit. Wilcox, et al. studied a 5-year outbreak of methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus amongst 202 infants in a neonatal unit by which the an infection was related to an adhesive used as a skin protectant.
Based on distribution channel, the market has been segmented into hospitals, Ambulatory Surgical Centers , clinics, and homecare settings. Manufacturers are specializing in creating a wide range of products to retain market share. For occasion, key gamers in the international medical tapes market are focusing on introducing differentiated merchandise similar to tapes for sports professionals and pores and skin delicate tapes to retain a larger market share. Adoption of newer marketing methods by medical tapes producers to draw a young population with pores and skin tone medical tapes can also be gaining ground.
Also, studies of mucormycosis by Alsuwaida and an in depth literature review of 169 mucormycosis cases by Rammaert, et al. identified instances by which adhesive bandages were the source of contamination. Additional studies of medical tapes and cross-contamination have been published by Dickinson and Everett .
The world medical tapes market report utilizes intensive main and secondary research to ascertain general market size, top business players, prime products, business associations, and so forth. The report incorporates numerous viewpoints based on secondary analysis.
Skin sensitivity is on the next aspect for the geriatric population when compared to other inhabitants teams. Hence, the issues of pores and skin inflammation and trauma due to the software of dressings on the skin are more on this inhabitants.
The report begins by sizing up the current market, which forms the premise for forecasting how the market is anticipated to take form during the forecast period. The global medical tapes market is segmented primarily based on product type into adhesive tapes, elastic tapes, silicone tapes, paper tapes, and silk cloth tapes. Based on utility, the market has been segmented into wounds & accidents and surgeries & securement.
The opposed impact of wound dressing strategies on the pores and skin is among the major elements hindering the expansion of the medical tapes and bandages market. This report broadly segments the medical tapes and bandages market into product type, finish user, utility, and area. By product sort, the market is categorized into medical tapes and bandages. In 2016, the medical bandages segment accounted for the biggest share of the market. This can be attributed to the high number of surgical procedures, increasing aging population, and an increase in medical circumstances which require surgical intervention.
Based on product type, the worldwide medical tapes market has been segmented into adhesive tapes, elastic tapes, silicone tapes, paper tapes, and silk cloth tapes. The silicone tapes phase is projected to be the quickest growing product phase over the forecast period, owing to its growing usage and safety among children and elder patients. The silk fabric tapes segment is estimated to account for 29.1% revenue share in 2016 and is anticipated to grow considerably over the forecast period.