Lucintel anticipates that Europe will be the fastest growing region in the patient handling equipment market

   October 31, 2019
According to a market report published by Lucintel, the future of the patient handling equipment market looks promising with opportunities in the home care, hospitals, and elderly care facilities. The patient handling equipment market is expected to grow with a CAGR of 11% from 2019 to 2024. The major growth drivers for this market are rising geriatric population, increasing incidence of disabilities, and high risk of injuries to caregivers during manual handling of patients.

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In this market, wheelchairs and scooters, medical beds, bathroom safety supplies, mechanical equipment, non-mechanical equipment, and ambulatory aids are used for patient handing based on assessment of patient needs. Medical bed is the largest segment.

Within the patient handling equipment market, lifting accessories, transfer accessories, evacuation accessories, and medical bed accessories are the major segments on the basis of accessories.

Europe will remain the largest market over the forecast period due to growing aging population, robust healthcare infrastructure, and government regulation.

Stryker, Hill-Rom Holdings, Invacare, Prism Medical, Getinge Group, Guldmann, Linet Spol, Stiegelmeyer, and Handicare are among the major manufacturers of patient handling equipment.

Lucintel, a leading global strategic consulting and market research firm, has analyzed growth opportunities in the patient handling equipment market by product, type of care, accessory, end user, and region. Lucintel has prepared a comprehensive research report titled "Patient Handling Equipment Market 2019-2024: Trends, Forecast, and Opportunity Analysis". This Lucintel report serves as a catalyst for growth strategy as it provides comprehensive data and analysis on trends, key drivers, and directions. The study includes a forecast for the patient handling equipment market by product, type of care, accessory, end user, and region as follows:

By Product [$M shipment analysis for 2013 – 2014]:

  • Wheelchairs and Scooters

  • Medical Beds

  • Bathroom Safety Supplies

  • Mechanical Equipment

  • Non-mechanical Equipment

  • Ambulatory Aids

  • Others

By Application [$M shipment analysis for 2013 – 2024]:

  • Bariatric Care

  • Fall Prevention

  • Critical Care

  • Wound Care

  • Others  

By End User [$M shipment analysis for 2013 – 2024]:

  • Home Care

  • Hospitals

  • Elderly Care Facilities

  • Other

By Region [$M shipment analysis for 2013 – 2024]:

  • North America

    • United States

    • Canada

    • Mexico

  • Europe

    • UK

    • Germany

    • Italy

  • Asia Pacific

    • China

    • Japan

    • India

  • Rest of the World

This 150-page research report will enable you to make confident business decisions in this globally competitive marketplace. For a detailed table of contents, contact Lucintel at +1-972-636-5056 or click on this link or

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