The United Kingdom wound care management market size was USD XX Billion in 2022 and is likely to reach USD XX Billion by 2031, expanding at a CAGR of 6.8% during 2023–2031. Growth of the market is attributed to increasing geriatric population in the region as most of the population suffers from slow wound healing process.
Wound care management devices are mainly used for the treatment of injuries caused by various diseases which is used by nurses under the instruction and supervision of physician. The wounds mainly occur because of burns, accidents, natural disasters, and traumas. The wounds caused by lifestyle diseases including obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disorders are known as chronic wounds.
However, the wounds caused due to traumatic or surgical conditions is called as acute wounds which can be healed with regular wound healing process. Rising cases of chronic wounds, diabetic ulcers, and ulcer in UK is expected to fuel the market. Covid-19 impacted the wound care management market owing to lockdown, rising skin injuries, and declined wound care services.
United Kingdom Wound Care Management Market Trends, Drivers, Restraints, and Opportunities
Increasing diabetic patients in United Kingdom is expected to boost the market during the forecast period.
Increasing number of surgeries in the region is anticipated to drive the market during forecast period.
Rise in the traumatic wounds is the key factor fueling the market in the coming years.
Rapid growth of the hospital and clinics is major factor propelling the market.
High price of advanced wound care devices is estimated to impede the market expansion.
Lack of proper reimbursements act as major challenge that can hamper the market in the coming years.
Large number of patient in the region creates lucrative opportunities for the market players in wound care management device market.
R&D investment and technological advancement in the wound care management devices are projected to offer significant opportunities for the market players.
Scope of United Kingdom Wound Care Management Market Report
The report on the United Kingdom wound care management market includes an assessment of the market, trends, segments, and regional markets. Overview and dynamics have also been included in the report.
Wound Care Management Market - United Kingdom Industry Analysis, Growth, Share, Size, Trends, and Forecast
Product (Wound Care [Dressings, Bandages, Topical Agents, and Others] and Wound Closure [Suture, Surgical Staplers, Sealants, Tissue Adhesive, and Glue]), Wound Types (Acute Wounds [Surgical Wounds, Burns, and Others] and Chronic Wounds [Diabetic Foot Ulcer, Pressure Ulcer, Arterial & Venous Ulcer, and Others]), and End-users (Hospitals, Clinics, and Home Care Settings)
Company Share, Market Analysis and Size, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends, and Revenue Forecast
Key Players Covered in the Report
3M, Smith & Nephew, Johnson & Johnson, Convatec Inc., and Medtronic PLC
United Kingdom Wound Care Management Market Segment Insights
The wound care devices segment is projected to account for a major market share
Based on product, the United Kingdom wound care management market is bifurcated into wound care and wound closure. The wound care segment is further segregated into dressings, bandages, topical agents, and others. The wound closure segment is segregated into suture, surgical staplers, sealants, tissue adhesive, and glue. The wound care segment is expected to hold a key share of the market during the forecast period owing to its benefits over the traditional methods in the healing, and wide range of product approvals. It decreases the chances of infections and increases wound healing procedures. On the other hand, the wound closure segment is anticipated to expand at a rapid pace during the forecast period due to shifting preference towards painless wound closure devices and rising demand for minimally invasive therapies.
The chronic wound segment is projected to account for a large market share
Based on wound types, the United Kingdom wound care management market is bifurcated into acute wounds and chronic wounds. The acute wound is further categorized as burns, surgical wounds, and others. The chronic wound segment is further classified as pressure ulcer, diabetic food ulcer, and others. The chronic wound segment is expected to hold a key share of the market during the forecast period owing to rising cases of diabetes in Brazil. On the other hand, the burns acute wound segment is anticipated to expand at a rapid pace during the forecast period due to increasing frequency of burns.
The hospital segment is projected to hold a key market share
On the basis of end-users, the market is divided into hospitals, clinics, and home care settings. The hospital segment is expected to represent a key share of the market during the forecast period owing to rising partnership of hospitals with manufacturers of wound care management devices. On the other hand, the home care settings segment is anticipated to expand at a rapid pace during the forecast period due to increasing awareness of wound care management devices and its use.
The United Kingdom wound care management market has been segmented on the basis of
- Wound Care
- Topical Agents
- Wound Care Devices
- Wound Closure
- Surgical Staplers
- Tissue Adhesive
- Acute Wounds
- Surgical Wounds
- Chronic Wounds
- Diabetic Foot Ulcer
- Pressure Ulcer
- Arterial & Venous Ulcer
- Home Care Settings
- Smith & Nephew
- Johnson & Johnson
- Convatec Inc.
- Medtronic PLC
Key players competing in the United Kingdom wound care management market include 3M, Smith & Nephew, Johnson & Johnson, Convatec Inc., and Medtronic PLC.
Some of these players are focusing on several market strategies such as mergers, acquisitions, partnerships, collaborations, capacity expansion, and product launches to enhance their market shares.