In 2008, sales of temperature management products to hospitals in the European countries of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the United Kingdom (U.K.) totaled approximately $135.0 million; over the forecast period covered by this report, this market is expected to increase in value at a compound annual rate of 2.6%, with sales reaching an estimated $153.8 million in the year 2013.
This dynamic, new report from Medtech Insight includes analyses of products, markets, competitors, and opportunities in the area of critical care temperature management. Market segments covered in this report include ear/tympanic thermometers, electronic thermometers, liquid crystal/dot matrix thermometers and temporal artery thermometers as well as hyperthermia and hypothermia management devices. This report also provides an analysis of critical care in Europe as well as an overview of the healthcare markets of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the U.K.
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY i. Temperature Management Overview ii. European Markets for Temperature Management Products for Hospitals a. Market Analysis iii. Methodology Exhibit ES-1: Europe, Temperature Management Products, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 1. EUROPEAN HEALTHCARE MARKETS 1.1 The European Union 1.1.1 A Common Currency 1.1.2 Regulatory Policies 1.1.3 Reimbursement 1.1.4 Healthcare Spending 1.2 Selected European National Healthcare Profiles 1.2.1 France 126.96.36.199 Healthcare Organization and Reform 188.8.131.52 Hospital Services 184.108.40.206 Medical Device Reimbursement 1.2.2 Germany 220.127.116.11 Healthcare Organization and Reform 18.104.22.168 Hospital Services 22.214.171.124 Medical Device Reimbursement 1.2.3 Italy 126.96.36.199 Healthcare Organization and Reform 188.8.131.52 Hospital Services 184.108.40.206 Medical Device Reimbursement 1.2.4 Spain 220.127.116.11 Healthcare Organization and Reform 18.104.22.168 Hospital Services 22.214.171.124 Medical Device Reimbursement 1.2.5 United Kingdom 126.96.36.199 Healthcare Organization and Reform 188.8.131.52 Hospital Services 184.108.40.206 Medical Device Reimbursement Exhibit 1-1: European Union, Medical Devices Risk Classification System Exhibit 1-2: Europe, Population Statistics Comparison for the Years 2008 and 2018 Exhibit 1-3: France, Selected National Healthcare Statistics Exhibit 1-4: Germany, Selected National Healthcare Statistics Exhibit 1-5: Italy, Selected National Healthcare Statistics Exhibit 1-6: Spain, Selected National Healthcare Statistics Exhibit 1-7: United Kingdom, Selected National Healthcare Statistics 2. OVERVIEW OF THE CRITICAL CARE ENVIRONMENT 2.1 Conditions Treated in the Critical Care Unit 2.2 Critical Care Unit Staffing 2.2.1 Intensivists 2.2.2 Nurses and Other Allied Healthcare Professionals 2.3 Critical Care Units, by Size and Type 2.4 Equipment and Products Used in the Critical Care Setting 2.4.1 Invasive and Noninvasive Equipment and Products 2.4.2 Transport Equipment and Products 2.5 Critical Access Hospital Designation 2.6 Issues Affecting Critical Care Delivery 2.6.1 Patient Demographics 2.6.2 Managed Care 2.6.3 Healthcare Personnel Shortages 2.6.4 Trends in Critical Care Product Purchasing Exhibit 2-1: 2006, Number of Anesthetists/Intensivists in Selected European Countries Exhibit 2-2: Selected Critical Care Nursing and Allied Healthcare Responsibilities Exhibit 2-3: 2006, Number of Emergency Rooms and Beds in Selected European Countries Exhibit 2-4: 2006, Total Equipped Positions, by Type of Intensive Care Unit and Facility in Selected European Countries Exhibit 2-5: 2006, France, Total Equipped Positions, by Type of Intensive Care Unit and Facility Exhibit 2-6: 2006, Germany, Total Equipped Positions, by Type of Intensive Care Unit and Facility Exhibit 2-7: 2006, Italy, Total Equipped Positions, by Type of Intensive Care Unit and Facility Exhibit 2-8: 2006, Spain, Total Equipped Positions, by Type of Intensive Care Unit and Facility Exhibit 2-9: 2006, United Kingdom, Total Equipped Positions, by Type of Intensive Care Unit and Facility 3. EUROPEAN MARKETS FOR TEMPERATURE MANAGEMENT PRODUCTS FOR HOSPITALS 3.1 Temperature Management Overview 3.2 Ear/Tympanic Thermometers 3.2.1 Market Forecast 3.2.2 Competitive Analysis 3.3 Electronic Thermometers 3.3.1 Market Forecast 3.3.2 Competitive Analysis 3.4 Liquid Crystal/Dot Matrix Thermometers 3.4.1 Market Forecast 3.4.2 Competitive Analysis 3.5 Temporal Artery Thermometers 3.5.1 Market Forecast 3.5.2 Competitive Analysis 3.6 Glass Thermometers 3.7 Hyperthermia and Hypothermia Management Devices 3.7.1 Hyperthermia/Hypothermia Etiology and Epidemiology 220.127.116.11 Complications Associated with Hypothermia 18.104.22.168 Inadvertent Hypothermia 22.214.171.124 Therapeutically Induced Hypothermia 126.96.36.199 Clinical Staff Responsibilities 3.7.2 Passive External Rewarming Products 3.7.3 Active External Rewarming Products 3.7.4 Active Internal Rewarming Products 3.7.5 Extracorporeal Rewarming Products 3.7.6 Active External Patient Cooling Products 3.7.7 Market Forecast 3.7.8 Competitive Analysis 3.8 Combined Market Forecast Exhibit 3-1: 2009, Selected Tympanic Thermometers Exhibit 3-2: Europe, Tympanic Thermometers, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 Exhibit 3-3: 2008, Europe, Tympanic Thermometers Market, Share by Supplier Exhibit 3-4: 2009, Selected Electronic Thermometers Exhibit 3-5: Europe, Electronic Thermometers, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 Exhibit 3-6: 2008, Europe, Electronic Thermometers Market, Share by Supplier Exhibit 3-7: 2009, Selected Liquid Crystal/Dot Matrix Thermometers Exhibit 3-8: Europe, Liquid Crystal/Dot Matrix Thermometers, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 Exhibit 3-9: 2008, Europe, Liquid Crystal/Dot Matrix Thermometers Market, Share by Supplier Exhibit 3-10: 2009, Selected Temporal Artery Thermometers Exhibit 3-11: Europe, Temporal Artery Thermometers, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 Exhibit 3-12: Levels of Hypothermia Exhibit 3-13: Criteria for the Ideal Hyperthermia/Hypothermia Treatment Product Exhibit 3-14: 2009, Selected Hyperthermia/Hypothermia Treatment Products Exhibit 3-15: Europe, Hyperthermia/Hypothermia Treatment Products, Market Forecast, 2008-2013 Exhibit 3-16: 2008, Europe, Hyperthermia and Hypothermia Treatment Products Market, Share by Supplier Exhibit 3-17: Europe, Temperature Management Products, Combined Market Forecast, 2008-2013 4. COMPANY PROFILES 4.1 3M Health Care/3M Company 4.2 Arizant, Inc. 4.3 Cardinal Health, Inc. 4.4 Cincinnati Sub-Zero Products, Inc. 4.5 Covidien LTD 4.6 Gaymar Industries, Inc./Nautic Partners LLC 4.7 Hallcrest, Inc./Liquid Crystal Resources LLC 4.8 Medical Indicators, Inc. 4.9 Welch Allyn, Inc. APPENDIX: COMPANY LISTING