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Film Dressing Market

: Global Market Estimation, Dynamics, Trends, Competitor Analysis 2014-2018 and Forecast 2019-2025

 The Global Film Dressing Market: Film Dressing By Type (Plain Film, Medicated Film, Absorbent Film) By End Users (Inpatient Facilities, Home health care, Outpatient Facilities, Community Medical Centres), By Geography


Film Dressing Market


Market Outline: Global Film Dressing Market 

Film dressings can be utilized as essential or optional dressings and regularly shape some portion of the development of different dressings, for example, hydrocolloids, froths, hydrogel sheets and composite dressings, which are comprised of a few materials with the film being utilized as the external layer. Movies are additionally utilized as theater wraps, as a seal in negative weight wound treatment frameworks and as a defensive cover over intravenous catheter locales to forestall contamination. Film dressings have a long history in wound administration and are much of the time utilized as a part of day-today clinical practice.


Market Dynamics: Global Film Dressing Market 

Global Film Dressing market is majorly driven by advancements in the technologies and problems that are associated with traditional wound healing methods. Furthermore, increase in aging of population, government initiatives, and dire need of rapid and safe treatment for chronic wounds are also propelling the growth of the global film dressing market. Rise in \ prevalence of lifestyle disorders leads to chronic wounds like venous leg ulcer, pressure ulcer, diabetic foot ulcer are also booming the growth of film dressing market globally. As per to the report of American Diabetes Association, In US about 1% to 4% of diabetic patients are affected by diabetic foot ulcers every year and as per to the Diabetes UK report 2015, Prevalence rate of diabetic foot ulcers is about 2.5% of 86,000 people  in UK. However, high cost associated with the treatment, lack of awareness and reimbursement issues of new technologies are the few factors which are restraining the growth of the global Film Dressing market.


Market Scope: Global Film Dressing Market 

The Global Film Dressing Market is classified on the basis of type, end user, and geographical regions.

Based on Type, Global Film Dressing Market is segmented as

  • Plain Film
  • Medicated Film
  • Absorbent Film

Based on the End-user, Global Film Dressing Market is segmented as

  • Inpatient Facilities
  • Home health care
  • Outpatient Facilities
  • Community Medical Centres


North America

  • US
  • Canada


  • Germany
  • France
  • UK
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Russia
  • Poland
  • Rest of Europe


  • Japan
  • China
  • India
  • Australia & New Zealand
  • ASEAN (Includes Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines, Malaysia, and Others)
  • South Korea
  • Rest of Asia-Pacific

Latin America

  • Brazil
  • Mexico
  • Argentina
  • Venezuela
  • Rest of Latin America

Middle East and Africa (MEA)

  • Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Countries
  • Israel
  • South Africa
  • Rest of MEA

Market Summary: Global Film Dressing Market 

Global Film Dressing Market is one of the most promising markets in medical field. Major players in global Film Dressing market are adopting various growth strategies such as collaborations and partnerships, acquisitions and mergers, product launches and investments on R&D activities. For Instance, In May 2013, TriStar Wellness Solutions, Inc. a health and wellness company signed 3 year exclusive licensing agreement with Polytherapeutics, Inc. for its PharmaDur drug delivery technology, for OTC products focused on the treatment of specific skin conditions and wound care applications. On April 14, 2016, Integra Life Sciences Holdings Corporation and Vomaris Wound Care, Inc. entered into an agreement for marketing advanced wound care products

Regional Analysis: Global Film Dressing Market 

Geographically Global Film Dressing Market is segmented as Latin America, North America, Asia- Pacific, The Middle East & Africa and Europe.  North America dominates the global film dressing market globally, owing to the rise in incidence of injuries, increase in patient awareness, presence of large pool of geriatric population and growing prevalence of diabetes. As per to the 2011 report of American Burn Association, approximately 486000 burn injuries has took place I n US. Europe holds the second largest position in global film dressing market due to rise in adoption of advanced technologies, presence of large number of market players etc. Asia Pacific is the most lucrative market in global film dressing market owing to the rapid development of the emerging countries, rising awareness among the people, increase in prevalence of injuries and burns. As per to the WHO reports, about 1,00,000 people are suffering from burns in India and approximately 2,65,000 deaths were reported globally because of burns.

Market participants: Global Film Dressing Market 

Some of the players in Global Film Dressing Market

  • Smith & Nephew plc  (UK)
  • Hematris wound care GmbH (Germany)
  • Wound Care Technologies, Inc. (US)
  • Baxter International Inc. (US)
  • Mölnlycke Health Care AB (Sweden)
  • Acelity LP Inc. (US)
  • Coloplast A/S (Denmark)
  • ConvaTec Group Plc (UK)
  • IonMed (Israel)
  • Ethicon, Inc. (US)
  • Medtronic plc (US)
  • 3M Company (US)
  • Derma Sciences, Inc. (US)
  • BSN Medical GmbH (Germany)