Chronic non-healing wounds are a silent epidemic. The U.S. national cost of managing chronic patient wounds is estimated to be a staggering $96.8 billion each year. The total Canadian healthcare costs of one type of foot ulcer – diabetic foot ulcers – was $547 million in 2011. The average ulcer cost $21,371. Yet if it became a chronic wound the cost could skyrocket to $52,360 for the individual. While the prevalence of non-healing wounds is comparable to heart failure, wound care physicians are playing a high-stakes game in a set of conditions that are largely unrecognized in the media and the general public.
Self-care does not mean taking sweet foods and wearing protecting clothes like face masks, but it means setting aside enough time to put the focus, energy, and resources on yourself. This is important mostly for freelancers who do churn out eye-catching work and usually end up against unresponsive clients and low rates.
The threat of medical malpractice litigation hangs over every practicing physician like an ominous dark cloud. Even casual consultation – the act of dispensing informal advice to a colleague, for example – can be cause for liability concerns.
Medical malpractice litigation is a potential hazard to the careers of every healthcare worker out there. However, there are a number of strategies and practices you can utilize as a health professional to avoid this career-altering landmine. Most of all, working hard to provide the best care possible for your patients will also help defend you and your practice from facing a lawsuit.
It would be the hope of any developed nation to provide adequate medical and wound care services to all of its’ denizens. Indeed, we’re fortunate to have modern medical practices to thank for the lives of many, and the dynamic combination of disciplines that makes up the modern health landscape is quite the spectacle, to say the least.
A new superbug may be emerging, and scientists are concerned about it. The global spread of a new superbug could be catastrophic, as we’ve learned from the COVID-19 pandemic.
In most public places during the COVID-19 pandemic, you cannot enter without a mask. The pandemic has brought concerns about the spread of diseases to the forefront for us all, especially when we have no apparent measures (or no sufficient ones) to treat the diseases they threaten us with.
The field of medical informatics offers more to physicians than clinical practice. Whether a physician chooses to work in a field outside of direct patient care right out of school, or they choose to leave clinical practice later in their career due to burnout, there are a multitude of options available for physicians looking to make a competitive wage and continue contributing to medicine.
The Australian calendar is packed with plenty of events set to happen in the second phase of the year. Events have been planned from major cities to quintessential outback towns as a strategy to bounce back from the effects of the COVID 19 pandemic and have a good time. Be on the lookout for the following top events.
If you have treated patients with non-pressure wounds before, you know how challenging the situations can be. Chronic wounds are of growing concern, and, as a result, the healthcare industry also has a growing need for skilled wound care physicians.
The Wound Healing Society classifies chronic wounds into four categories:
Chronic wounds aren’t something most people have to think about, although those that do know how difficult they can be. With health complications on the rise, we must ask ourselves as healthcare professionals: are chronic wounds a growing problem in our world?
It’s estimated that about 6.5 million Americans suffer from a chronic, non-healing wound of some sort. The annual cost of treating chronic wounds in the US is estimated to be $25 billion, signifying a huge, and potentially even growing, chronic wound care industry.
The bathroom sink market is projected to grow at a 7% value CAGR over the assessment period from 2020 to 2030. The growing infrastructure sector, in both, non-residential and residential application areas, is to fuel the bathroom sinks demand throughout the assessment period. Bathroom Sink Market to be valued at $16.2 billion by end of 2030.
The growth of 3d cell culture market is driven by the focus on developing alternatives to animal testing, growing focus on personalized medicine, increasing incidence of chronic diseases, and the availability of research funding. The lack of infrastructure for 3D cell-based research and the high cost of cell biology research are expected to restrain market growth.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has called upon the United Nations member states to unite in the fight against future pandemics. “After nine months of fighting COVID, the very notion of the international community looks tattered,” Said Johnson. “Unless we unite and turn our fire against our common foe, we know that everyone will lose.
Taking early retirement sounds good when you’re in the trenches every day. It means not having to deal with third-party payers, irritated practice managers, late nights, weekend or holiday calls or bureaucratic tasks that have stripped away the joy you once savored practicing medicine. After years of sacrificing your personal life and free time in favor of medical education, you realize that practicing is almost the same deal: lengthy shifts, little time to yourself, and a mountain of paperwork. Retiring might sound like freedom. You could get enough sleep, go out with friends, and slow down and savor each day.
Osseointegration implants are used in various applications such as dental implants, bone and joint replacement procedures, and implants undertaken for amputees. The osseointegration implants are made from material such as titanium, zirconia, ceramic, stainless steel, and others. Various factors are increasing this market.
Resistance among various microbial species to different antimicrobial drugs have emerged as a public health threat, leading to persistence and spreading of infections. Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Market that identifies these microbes to witness a CAGR of 6.2% over the forecast period (2018 – 2026).
The Healthcare Consulting Services Market is primarily driven by significant growth in the geriatric population, rising importance of value-based care, and technological advancements in healthcare. The global Healthcare Consulting Services Market is projected to reach $15.88 billion by 2023 from $9.76 billion in 2018, at a CAGR of 10.2%.
Laser indirect ophthalmoscopy offer advantages like wider field of view, better image resolution, less irritation to the ocular surface, and ease in ophthalmic examination because the ophthalmoscope is mounted on the forehead of the physician/ophthalmologist. Indirect ophthalmoscopes available today facilitate improvements in eye examination results, and care.
The cosmetic dentistry market is expected to grow during the forecast period due to increasing consumer awareness and rising focus on aesthetics, increasing prevalence of oral health disorders, and rising dental tourism in emerging markets. The Cosmetic Dentistry Market is expected to increase from $21.9 billion in 2020 to $30.1 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 6.6%.
Halitosis or terrible breath is a typical issue that can cause critical mental misery. There are various likely causes and medicines accessible for halitosis. Expanding predominance of halitosis is one of the principle reason among individuals for looking for dental consideration, after gum illness and tooth rot.
High prevalence of cough is the urgent factor for rising demand in cough suppressant drugs, which drives the market growth. According to information published by the National Center for Biotechnology Information in 2014, cough is the most common reason for visits to medical care physicians globally, accounting for around 8% of all consultations.
The high demand for automation in liquid handling is the key factor driving market growth in this segment. Automated workstations offer advantages such as enhanced accuracy, and reduced time and cost. According to a new market research report the market is expected to reach $5.20 Billion by 2022 from an estimated $4.06 Billion in 2017, at a CAGR of 5.1%.
Epinephrine is out there in several doses and concentrations for delivery by different routes and for various indications, including respiratory disorders. North America dominates the worldwide epinephrine market, due to increasing number of patients affected by respiratory illness like asthma.
In the European dental market, particularly in the countries of Germany, Sweden, and the Netherlands, the growth factors for this industry are the increase in aging population and governmental expenditure on oral healthcare. The global Dental Bone Graft Substitute Market size is estimated to be $450 million in 2020 and projected to reach $659 million by 2025, at a CAGR of 7.9%.
Surgical lighting system emits various types of lights that enable special balance of luminance, shadow management, volume, and temperature, which helps to maximize visibility at the surgical site also as minimize eye fatigue. The Global Surgical Lighting System Market size was valued at $394.1 Million in 2017 and are set to grow market share.
Pemetrexed, sold under brand name Alimta by Eli Lilly and Company is a chemotherapy drug demonstrated for the therapy of pleural mesothelioma and non-little cell cellular breakdown in the lungs. The worldwide pemetrexed market size was esteemed at $2.06 Billion in 2017 to observe a CAGR of 1.3% during the time frame (2018 – 2026).
The coronavirus outbreak is anticipated to moderately impact the market owing to lockdown restrictions, and postponement of elective medical procedures. On the other hand, high performance liquid chromatography has potential in vaccine development processes for the virus, which is lucrative for market players in the short term.
Factors such as the increased outsourcing of analytical testing services by pharmaceutical companies, rising focus on specialized testing services for biologics and biosimilars, and the growing number of clinical trials are expected to drive the growth of the healthcare analytical testing services market. The Market is expected to greatly increase.
The global animal parasiticides market is expected to reflect a healthy growth rate between the forecast period from 2020 to 2026, and reaching a valuation of $8.9 billion. The coronavirus pandemic is likely to marginally affect operations in the animal parasiticides market, due to continued use through livestock and pet owners use.
Constant technological developments, rise in incidence of chronic diseases, and increase in medical tourism in the developing countries are the reasons for growth of the Minimally Invasive Surgery Market. The procedure is performed through small incision(s) using specialized instruments, miniature cameras with microscopes, tiny fiber-optic flashlights and high definition monitors.
Sinus dilation devices play a major role in modern healthcare, allowing the sinus openings to expand during nasal sinusitis and are preferred over antibiotics, decongestants, or steroids, as it provides long-lasting and immediate results. By 2026, Global Sinus Dilation Devices Market To Surpass $5.7 Billion
Getting a divorce is never easy. However, sometimes it’s a necessary step towards your happiness and health. Even though you’re certain that you’re doing the right thing for both of you, divorce is usually followed by emotional consequences. No matter what the reason behind the divorce is, stress and emotional pain are inevitable.
The key factors driving the growth of Endoscopy Equipment Market market include favorable government initiatives, rising number of hospitals and growing hospital investments in endoscopy facilities, technological advancements, and rising prevalence of diseases that require endoscopy. The endoscopes segment is expected to account for the largest share of the market in 2017.
Conjugate vaccines are used to create a more powerful, combined immune response from infectious diseases.The vaccines currently in use for children against pneumococcal bacterial infections are made using this technique. The factors fuelling the growth of The Conjugate Vaccine Market includes the increasing demand of meningococcal vaccines and pneumococcal.
Increasing hygiene awareness among consumers is driving growth of the global tissue towel market. Tissue paper offers advantages such as prevention of bacterial infection when used for hand drying, which reduces the risk of communicable diseases such as cold and flu, which in turn is driving demand for the tissue paper market.
Careful lasers utilize unique light bars to perform surgeries rather than other surgical instruments, like a surgical blade. Different sorts of lasers are utilized, each with explicit capacities during medical procedure. Laser light can be conveyed either persistently or discontinuously and can be utilized with fiber optics to treat territories of the body that are frequently hard to get to.
Bipolar confusion, also called hyper disease, is a mind issue that influences the temperament, vitality level, and different exercises. This issue comprises of different scenes, and major among these are – hyper and gloom. There is an abrupt change in state of mind of the patient and his/her capacity to complete every day undertakings.
Rising use of electrophoresis techniques affects on of growing importance of antibody research in the development of bio therapeutic are the major factors driving the use of electrophoresis, as a result boosted the demand for research applications. Genomic and proteomic technologies have gained significant importance in fields of clinical diagnosis and drug discovery and development.
Blood gas analysis is performed for critically ill patient suffering from a respiratory or metabolic disorder. In blood gas analysis includes measurement of the amount of oxygen, carbon dioxide, and the acidity of pH in the blood as well as concentrations of other parameters such ascreatinine, electrolytes, glucose, hemoglobin, and lactate.
The global medical waste containers market is set to display a healthy 5.1% CAGR for the duration of the period of projection between 2020 and 2026. The medical waste containers market is expected to make major gains during the coronavirus pandemic. Strict regulations implemented for contagion control will also positively contribute to the industry.
Increasing number of companion animals worldwide, rising willingness to spend money on their animal health, growing occurrences of orthopedic injuries thanks to the rising fame of animal sports like racing, racing , bull fighting, dog fighting et al. are a number of the factors which can accelerate the expansion of the veterinary orthopedic implants market within the forecast period of 2020-2027.
According to a new market research report on epigenetics , the market is projected to reach $1.60 billion by 2022 from an estimated $854.0 million in 2017, at a CAGR of 13.5% during the forecast period. Increase in epigenetics research activities, favorable government funding initiatives, high R&D expenditure, rising incidence of various diseases, and the presence of key players are the key factors driving the growth.
Rising use of cerebral somatic oximeters in hemostasis and non-hemostasis applications may witnessing significant growth to the cerebral somatic oximeters market. Also, the higher use among end-users namely clinics, hospitals, and ambulatory surgical centers may gives trending prospects for the cerebral somatic oximeters market.
Radiotherapy, otherwise called radiation treatment, utilizes ionizing radiations that convey focused on light emissions to execute and devastate malignancy cells. The cutting edge innovation utilized in radiotherapy works by barraging malignant cells with radiation to execute them, while limiting harm to the sound cells around them.
Nowadays, people are inclined towards eco-friendly products to combat the excessive exploitation of our mother nature. It is a great initiative to save the environment from the harsh chemicals that are being used in day-to-day products. Many companies have stepped forward to change the mindset of people and to drive awareness among them about eco-friendly alternatives.
Market Research Future gives complete enlightenment in the global smart Temperature Management Industry 2020. The study addresses growing demand, production volume, sales revenue, and growth prospects and could witness stability from the year 2017-2023. In these years, the market’s potentiality might climb at a rate of 7%, with a high market valuation of $5.0 billion.
The global respiratory masks (N95 respirators, surgical masks, and others) market is expected to grow from $2.86 Billion in 2019 to about $12.15 Billion in 2020 as there is a massive surge in demand owing to the preventive measures being taken across the globe against the spread of Covid-19. The market is expected to stabilize and reach $6.65 Billion at a CAGR of 23.5% between 2019 and 2023.
The global breast imaging devices market is expected to decline from $3.51 Billion in 2019 to $3.46 Billion in 2020 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of -1.45%. The decline is mainly due to the COVID-19 outbreak that has led to restrictive containment measures involving social distancing, remote working, and the closure of industries and other commercial activities.
The introduction of insulin therapy in the 1920s, for the treatment of diabetes, marked the beginning of the therapeutic use of peptides. Presently, peptide-based therapeutics represent a prominent class of therapeutic interventions. Currently, many peptide therapeutics are being developed for the treatment of oncological disorders.
Thermal imager is a device similar to regular camera, which creates an image that is visible to human eyes, using infrared radiation, also known as thermographic camera. The global portable thermal imagers market is estimated to account for $2,540 Millionn in terms of value by the end of 2019.