Welcome!

Mobile IoT Authors: Pat Romanski, Gopala Krishna Behara, Sridhar Chalasani, Tirumala Khandrika, LeanTaaS Blog

News Feed Item

Global Patient Scales Industry

NEW YORK, Aug 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Global Patient Scales Industry

http://www.reportlinker.com/p01374301/Global-Patient-Scales-Industry.html

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Patient Scales in US$ Thousand by the following Product Segments: Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 33 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Algen Scale Corp.
Detecto Scale Company
Health O Meter
Natus Medical Incorporated
Scale-Tronix

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-2
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
Floor Scales I-3
Infant & Baby Scales I-3
Chair Scales I-3
Under Bed Scales I-3

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. OUTLOOK II-1
Market Overview II-1
Regional Market Analysis II-2
Analysis by Segment II-2
Strategic Markets for Patient Scales II-3

2. PATIENT SCALES - AN OVERVIEW II-4
Scales - A Preventive Tool II-4
Why Weight Monitoring? II-4
The "Weighty" Issue II-4
Providing Critical Information II-4
Significance of Weight Monitoring in Congestive Heart Failure
(CHF) II-4
Causes of Weight Problem II-5
Obesity: Quick Statistics II-5
Table 1: Obesity Prevalence (%) by Region and Gender: 2012
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6
Child Obesity II-7
Problems with Obesity II-7
Causes II-7
Treatment Modes II-7
Prevention Techniques II-7

3. KEY ISSUES/TRENDS IN PATIENT SCALES MARKET II-8
Need for an Effective Portable Weighing Device II-8
Digital Scales Gain Market Share over Mechanical Scales II-8
Have Mechanical Scales Lost Favor? II-9
Greater Benefits and Features Form the Trend II-9
Scales Go Hi-Tech II-9
Value Addition II-10
Improvements in Load Cell Technology Enhance Reliability II-10
Pediatric Scales Witness Continued Design and Technology
Improvements II-10
Bariatric Scales - A Testimony to Technological Advancements
in Scales II-11
Major Features of Modern Bariatric Scales II-11
Demand for Bariatric Scales on the Rise II-12

4. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-13
Definition II-13
Types of Patient Scales II-13
Balance Beam Scales II-13
Digital Scales II-13
Infant Scales II-13
Specialty Scales II-13
Chair Scales II-14
Under Bed Scales II-14
Heavy-Capacity Scales II-14
Built-in Floor Scales II-14
Sling Scales II-14
Platform Scales II-14
Body Fat Scales II-14

5. HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY - A BRIEF STUDY II-15
Industry Participants II-15
Industry Overview II-15
The US - Market Leader II-15
Factors Impacting the Sector II-15
Home Healthcare: Set for Rapid Growth II-16

6. AN OVERVIEW OF HOMECARE INDUSTRY II-17
Background II-17
Several Advantages II-17
Key Trends in the Homecare Industry II-18
Senior Citizens Contribute to Expansion II-18
Changing Product Focus II-18

7. A STUDY OF END MARKETS II-19
Post Acute Care: A Sector with Great Potential II-19
Key Categories II-19
Homecare II-19
Long Term Care II-20
Rehabilitation Services II-20
Cluster Care: A New Service Area II-21
Assisted Living II-21
Hospices II-21

8. DISTRIBUTION NETWORKS II-22
Major Outlets II-22
Stores II-22
Superstores II-22
Drug Stores II-22
Emerging Distribution Channels II-22

9. PRODUCT LAUNCHES II-23
Marsden Weighing Group Launches Portable Connected Medical Scales II-23
seca Integrates Wireless Technology to its Wheelchair &
Multifunction Scales II-23
Detecto Launches 7550 Wall-mount Wheelchair Scale with Fold-up
Design II-23
Detecto Introduces MedVue® Medical Weight Analyzer II-23
Withings Introduces its Smart Kid Scale in the US Market II-24
Hopkins Medical Introduces Portable Wheelchair Scale II-24
Marsden Weighing Group Launches Portable Baby Scale II-24
BlipCare Launches Wi-Fi Compatible Weighing Scale II-24
Fitbit Unveils Aria Smart Scale II-24

10. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-25
Welch Allyn Partners with seca II-25
seca Sets up Branch in Finland II-25
Medtronic Acquires Cardiocom II-25
Govsphere Integrates Fora Care Devices with Its VITAL Platform II-25

11. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-26
Algen Scale Corp. (US) II-26
Detecto Scale Company (US) II-26
Health O Meter (US) II-26
Natus Medical Incorporated (US) II-27
Scale-Tronix (US) II-27
seca GmbH & Co. Kg. (Germany) II-27
SR Instruments, Inc. (US) II-28
Tanita Corporation (Japan) II-28
Tanita Corporation of America, Inc. (US) II-28
Wedderburn (Australia) II-29

12. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-30
Table 2: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Patient Scales by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-30

Table 3: World Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-31

Table 4: World 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-32

Table 5: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Floor Scales by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-33

Table 6: World Historic Review for Floor Scales by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-34

Table 7: World 15-Year Perspective for Floor Scales by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-35

Table 8: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Infant & Baby Scales by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-36

Table 9: World Historic Review for Infant & Baby Scales by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-37

Table 10: World 15-Year Perspective for Infant & Baby Scales
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-38

Table 11: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Chair Scales by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of
World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-39

Table 12: World Historic Review for Chair Scales by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-40

Table 13: World 15-Year Perspective for Chair Scales by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-41

Table 14: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Under Bed Scales by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest
of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-42

Table 15: World Historic Review for Under Bed Scales by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-43

Table 16: World 15-Year Perspective for Under Bed Scales by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-44

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Current & Future Analysis III-1
US Healthcare Industry - A Brief Profile III-1
US Homecare Market III-1
Driven by Aging Population III-1
Major Issues in Patient Scales Market III-2
Obesity Crisis III-2
Child Obesity in the US III-2
Significance of Weight Monitoring in CHF III-2
Product Launches III-2
Strategic Corporate Developments III-4
Key Players III-4
B.Market Analytics III-7
Table 17: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant &
Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-7

Table 18: US Historic Review for Patient Scales by Product
Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales,
and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through
2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-8

Table 19: US 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under
Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-9

2. CANADA III-10
A.Market Analysis III-10
Current & Future Analysis III-10
Canadian Healthcare Market III-10
Homecare Market III-10
B.Market Analytics III-11
Table 20: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant &
Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-11

Table 21: Canadian Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair
Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-12

Table 22: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under
Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-13

3. JAPAN III-14
A.Market Analysis III-14
Current & Future Analysis III-14
Scales at the Household Level III-14
Home Healthcare - Making Inroads III-14
Graying Population Drives Growth III-14
Table 23: Aging Population Trends in Japan from 1995 to
2045 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-15
Key Player III-15
B.Market Analytics III-16
Table 24: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant &
Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-16

Table 25: Japanese Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair
Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17

Table 26: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under
Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-18

4. EUROPE III-19
Market Analysis III-19
Table 27: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Patient Scales by Geographic Region - France, Germany,
Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-20

Table 28: European Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21

Table 29: European 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe
Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-22

Table 30: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant &
Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-23

Table 31: European Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair
Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24

Table 32: European 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under
Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-25

4a. FRANCE III-26
Market Analysis III-26
Table 33: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant &
Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-26

Table 34: French Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair
Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27

Table 35: French 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under
Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-28

4b. GERMANY III-29
A.Market Analysis III-29
Current & Future Analysis III-29
German Healthcare System III-29
Product Launches III-29
Strategic Corporate Development III-30
seca GmbH & Co. KG. - A Germany-Based Global Leader In
Medical Scales III-30
B.Market Analytics III-31
Table 36: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant &
Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-31

Table 37: German Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair
Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-32

Table 38: German 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under
Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

4c. ITALY III-34
Market Analysis III-34
Table 39: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant &
Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-34

Table 40: Italian Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair
Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-35

Table 41: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under
Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-36

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-37
A.Market Analysis III-37
Current & Future Analysis III-37
Healthcare Market Scenario III-37
Product Launches III-37
B.Market Analytics III-38
Table 42: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant &
Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-38

Table 43: UK Historic Review for Patient Scales by Product
Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales,
and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through
2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39

Table 44: UK 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under
Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

4e. SPAIN III-41
Market Analysis III-41
Table 45: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant &
Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 46: Spanish Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair
Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42

Table 47: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under
Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-43

4f. RUSSIA III-44
Market Analysis III-44
Table 48: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant &
Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-44

Table 49: Russian Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair
Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

Table 50: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under
Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46

4g. REST OF EUROPE III-47
A.Market Analysis III-47
Current & Future Analysis III-47
Key Markets in the Region III-47
Belgium III-47
Homecare Market III-47
Hungary III-47
Switzerland III-48
One of World's Best Healthcare Systems III-48
Homecare Market III-48
Strategic Corporate Development III-48
B.Market Analytics III-49
Table 51: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor
Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed
Scales Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49

Table 52: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Patient Scales
by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales,
Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-50

Table 53: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Patient
Scales by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales,
and Under Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-52
A.Market Analysis III-52
Current & Future Analysis III-52
Experiencing Burgeoning Growth in the Healthcare Industry III-52
B.Market Analytics III-53
Table 54: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Patient Scales by Geographic Region - China,
India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53

Table 55: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-54

Table 56: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Patient
Scales by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-55

Table 57: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor
Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed
Scales Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56

Table 58: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair
Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-57

Table 59: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Patient
Scales by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales,
and Under Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-58

5a. CHINA III-59
A.Market Analysis III-59
Current & Future Analysis III-59
Mounting Pressure for Improved Healthcare III-59
Market Structure III-59
B.Market Analytics III-60
Table 60: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant &
Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-60

Table 61: Chinese Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair
Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-61

Table 62: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under
Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-62

5b. INDIA III-63
A.Market Analysis III-63
Current & Future Analysis III-63
Surging Demand for Quality Care III-63
B.Market Analytics III-64
Table 63: Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant &
Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-64

Table 64: Indian Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair
Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-65

Table 65: Indian 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under
Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-66

5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC III-67
A.Market Analysis III-67
Current & Future Analysis III-67
Key Markets in the Region III-67
Australia III-67
An Overview of Australian Healthcare Industry III-67
Korea III-67
Healthcare Services Market III-67
New Zealand III-68
Healthcare Market - An Overview III-68
Sri Lanka III-68
Healthcare System - An Overview III-68
Taiwan III-69
Healthcare Sector - Marked by Structural Changes III-69
Vietnam III-69
Key Player III-70
B.Market Analytics III-70
Table 66: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor
Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed
Scales Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-70

Table 67: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Patient
Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby
Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-71

Table 68: Rest of Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for
Patient Scales by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair
Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-72

6. LATIN AMERICA III-73
Market Analysis III-73
Table 69: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Patient Scales by Geographic Region - Brazil
and Rest of Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013
through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-73

Table 70: Latin American Historic Review for Patient Scales
by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin American
Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-74

Table 71: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Patient
Scales by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Brazil and Rest of Latin American Markets for
Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-75

Table 72: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor
Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed
Scales Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-76

Table 73: Latin American Historic Review for Patient Scales
by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales,
Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-77

Table 74: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Patient
Scales by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales,
and Under Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-78

6a. BRAZIL III-79
Market Analysis III-79
Table 75: Brazilian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant &
Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-79

Table 76: Brazilian Historic Review for Patient Scales by
Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair
Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006
through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-80

Table 77: Brazilian 15-Year Perspective for Patient Scales
by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales
for Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and
Under Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-81

6b. REST OF LATIN AMERICA III-82
Market Analysis III-82
Table 78: Rest of Latin American Recent Past, Current &
Future Analysis for Patient Scales by Product Segment -
Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under
Bed Scales Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82

Table 79: Rest of Latin American Historic Review for Patient
Scales by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby
Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-83

Table 80: Rest of Latin American 15-Year Perspective for
Patient Scales by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Dollar Sales for Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair
Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 &
2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-84

7. REST OF WORLD III-85
Market Analysis III-85
Table 81: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Patient Scales by Product Segment - Floor
Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales, and Under Bed
Scales Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-85

Table 82: Rest of World Historic Review for Patient Scales
by Product Segment - Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales,
Chair Scales, and Under Bed Scales Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-86

Table 83: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for Patient
Scales by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
Sales for Floor Scales, Infant & Baby Scales, Chair Scales,
and Under Bed Scales Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-87

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 33 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 41)

The United States (24)
Canada (1)
Japan (2)
Europe (8)
- France (1)
- Germany (1)
- The United Kingdom (3)
- Rest of Europe (3)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (6)

To order this report: Global Patient Scales Industry
http://www.reportlinker.com/p01374301/Global-Patient-Scales-Industry.html

__________________________
Contact Clare: [email protected]
US: (339)-368-6001
Intl: +1 339-368-6001

SOURCE Reportlinker

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

@ThingsExpo Stories
Digital Transformation (DX) is not a "one-size-fits all" strategy. Each organization needs to develop its own unique, long-term DX plan. It must do so by realizing that we now live in a data-driven age, and that technologies such as Cloud Computing, Big Data, the IoT, Cognitive Computing, and Blockchain are only tools. In her general session at 21st Cloud Expo, Rebecca Wanta explained how the strategy must focus on DX and include a commitment from top management to create great IT jobs, monitor ...
The 22nd International Cloud Expo | 1st DXWorld Expo has announced that its Call for Papers is open. Cloud Expo | DXWorld Expo, to be held June 5-7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York, NY, brings together Cloud Computing, Digital Transformation, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, Machine Learning and WebRTC to one location. With cloud computing driving a higher percentage of enterprise IT budgets every year, it becomes increasingly important to plant your flag in this fast-expanding busin...
"Digital transformation - what we knew about it in the past has been redefined. Automation is going to play such a huge role in that because the culture, the technology, and the business operations are being shifted now," stated Brian Boeggeman, VP of Alliances & Partnerships at Ayehu, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 21st Cloud Expo, held Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Raju Shreewastava, founder of Big Data Trunk, provided a fun and simple way to introduce Machine Leaning to anyone and everyone. He solved a machine learning problem and demonstrated an easy way to be able to do machine learning without even coding. Raju Shreewastava is the founder of Big Data Trunk (www.BigDataTrunk.com), a Big Data Training and consulting firm with offices in the United States. He previously led the data warehouse/business intelligence and B...
Cloud Expo | DXWorld Expo have announced the conference tracks for Cloud Expo 2018. Cloud Expo will be held June 5-7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York City, and November 6-8, 2018, at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA. Digital Transformation (DX) is a major focus with the introduction of DX Expo within the program. Successful transformation requires a laser focus on being data-driven and on using all the tools available that enable transformation if they plan to survive ov...
A strange thing is happening along the way to the Internet of Things, namely far too many devices to work with and manage. It has become clear that we'll need much higher efficiency user experiences that can allow us to more easily and scalably work with the thousands of devices that will soon be in each of our lives. Enter the conversational interface revolution, combining bots we can literally talk with, gesture to, and even direct with our thoughts, with embedded artificial intelligence, whic...
Product connectivity goes hand and hand these days with increased use of personal data. New IoT devices are becoming more personalized than ever before. In his session at 22nd Cloud Expo | DXWorld Expo, Nicolas Fierro, CEO of MIMIR Blockchain Solutions, will discuss how in order to protect your data and privacy, IoT applications need to embrace Blockchain technology for a new level of product security never before seen - or needed.
Smart cities have the potential to change our lives at so many levels for citizens: less pollution, reduced parking obstacles, better health, education and more energy savings. Real-time data streaming and the Internet of Things (IoT) possess the power to turn this vision into a reality. However, most organizations today are building their data infrastructure to focus solely on addressing immediate business needs vs. a platform capable of quickly adapting emerging technologies to address future ...
With tough new regulations coming to Europe on data privacy in May 2018, Calligo will explain why in reality the effect is global and transforms how you consider critical data. EU GDPR fundamentally rewrites the rules for cloud, Big Data and IoT. In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Adam Ryan, Vice President and General Manager EMEA at Calligo, examined the regulations and provided insight on how it affects technology, challenges the established rules and will usher in new levels of diligence arou...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Evatronix will exhibit at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Evatronix SA offers comprehensive solutions in the design and implementation of electronic systems, in CAD / CAM deployment, and also is a designer and manufacturer of advanced 3D scanners for professional applications.
SYS-CON Events announced today that Synametrics Technologies will exhibit at SYS-CON's 22nd International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 5-7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York, NY. Synametrics Technologies is a privately held company based in Plainsboro, New Jersey that has been providing solutions for the developer community since 1997. Based on the success of its initial product offerings such as WinSQL, Xeams, SynaMan and Syncrify, Synametrics continues to create and hone inn...
To get the most out of their data, successful companies are not focusing on queries and data lakes, they are actively integrating analytics into their operations with a data-first application development approach. Real-time adjustments to improve revenues, reduce costs, or mitigate risk rely on applications that minimize latency on a variety of data sources. In his session at @BigDataExpo, Jack Norris, Senior Vice President, Data and Applications at MapR Technologies, reviewed best practices to ...
"Evatronix provides design services to companies that need to integrate the IoT technology in their products but they don't necessarily have the expertise, knowledge and design team to do so," explained Adam Morawiec, VP of Business Development at Evatronix, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
In his Opening Keynote at 21st Cloud Expo, John Considine, General Manager of IBM Cloud Infrastructure, led attendees through the exciting evolution of the cloud. He looked at this major disruption from the perspective of technology, business models, and what this means for enterprises of all sizes. John Considine is General Manager of Cloud Infrastructure Services at IBM. In that role he is responsible for leading IBM’s public cloud infrastructure including strategy, development, and offering m...
Nordstrom is transforming the way that they do business and the cloud is the key to enabling speed and hyper personalized customer experiences. In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Ken Schow, VP of Engineering at Nordstrom, discussed some of the key learnings and common pitfalls of large enterprises moving to the cloud. This includes strategies around choosing a cloud provider(s), architecture, and lessons learned. In addition, he covered some of the best practices for structured team migration an...
No hype cycles or predictions of a gazillion things here. IoT is here. You get it. You know your business and have great ideas for a business transformation strategy. What comes next? Time to make it happen. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Jay Mason, an Associate Partner of Analytics, IoT & Cybersecurity at M&S Consulting, presented a step-by-step plan to develop your technology implementation strategy. He also discussed the evaluation of communication standards and IoT messaging protocols, data...
Recently, REAN Cloud built a digital concierge for a North Carolina hospital that had observed that most patient call button questions were repetitive. In addition, the paper-based process used to measure patient health metrics was laborious, not in real-time and sometimes error-prone. In their session at 21st Cloud Expo, Sean Finnerty, Executive Director, Practice Lead, Health Care & Life Science at REAN Cloud, and Dr. S.P.T. Krishnan, Principal Architect at REAN Cloud, discussed how they built...
22nd International Cloud Expo, taking place June 5-7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, and co-located with the 1st DXWorld Expo will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. Cloud computing is now being embraced by a majority of enterprises of all sizes. Yesterday's debate about public vs. private has transformed into the reality of hybrid cloud: a recent survey shows that 74% of enterprises have a hybrid cloud ...
22nd International Cloud Expo, taking place June 5-7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, and co-located with the 1st DXWorld Expo will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. Cloud computing is now being embraced by a majority of enterprises of all sizes. Yesterday's debate about public vs. private has transformed into the reality of hybrid cloud: a recent survey shows that 74% of enterprises have a hybrid cloud ...
DevOps at Cloud Expo – being held June 5-7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York, NY – announces that its Call for Papers is open. Born out of proven success in agile development, cloud computing, and process automation, DevOps is a macro trend you cannot afford to miss. From showcase success stories from early adopters and web-scale businesses, DevOps is expanding to organizations of all sizes, including the world's largest enterprises – and delivering real results. Among the proven benefits,...