The Global Hydrocolloids Market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.80% during the forecasting period (2022-2029).
Global Hydrocolloids Market is being buoyed by factors including increased frequency of road accidents, growing need for wound care management post surgeries, especially in diabetic patients, surging demand for quick healing devices with minimal trauma, etc. As a result, the global hydrocolloids market is advancing at a rapid pace. Hydrocolloid dressings are available with unique designs. They contain gel-forming agents. Hydrocolloid dressings make a notable share in the global wound care management market. They are followed by Antimicrobial and Foam Dressings.
Hydrocolloids have the following advantages over other types
Ability to protect from bacteria in addition to other foreign germs,
Ease of use while avoiding direct contact with the wound,
Comparatively long-lasting nature
Non-suitability to all kinds of wounds (such as wounds surrounded with fragile skin, infections, injuries with heavy exudate),
Need for dry surroundings and non-opaque nature of the dressing
Burns is the major segment of the global Hydrocolloids market. They are suitable for all degrees of burns (i.e., First, Second and Third Degree). The burns are classified into degrees based on the thickness of the area burnt and the depth up to which the organ is affected. Below is a table formulating all the categories of burns and their related characteristics.
By End Users
Surgical Centres (ASC),
First Aid units/Homecare
Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, Australia, Rest of Asia Pacific)
Europe (Germany, France, The UK, Italy, Spain, Rest of Europe)
North America (The USA, Canada, Mexico)
South America (Brazil, Argentina, Rest of South America)
Rest of the World
The report covers the factors impacting the market like Porter 5 Forces, Market Share Analysis, Price trend analysis, Product Benchmarking, and company profiles. The report profiles the following companies
Sarasota Medical Products inc.
Amerx Health Care Corp
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