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The potential of medical device industry in technological and economical context

Maresova, Petra and Penhaker, Marek and Selamat, Ali and Kuca, Kamil (2015) The potential of medical device industry in technological and economical context. Therapeutics And Clinical Risk Magement, 11 . pp. 1505-1514. ISSN 1178-203X

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/TCRM.S88574


The high quality of public health improves not only healthy life expectancy, but also the productivity of labor. The most important part of the health care sector is the medical technology industry. The aim of this study is to analyze the current situation in the medical device industry in Europe, its potential strengths and weaknesses in the context of topical economic and demographic development. The contribution specifies an analysis of the economic state of the medical device industry in the context of demographic development of European Union’s macroeconomic indicators and views of experts in the field of medical device development, concerning the opportunities for entities involved in the medical device market. There is fierce competition on the European market. The innovative activity is stable and well regulated by responsible authorities. Worldwide, the medical device market is expected to grow.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:europe, expenditure, medical device, review, technology context
Subjects:A General Works
ID Code:58977
Deposited By: Haliza Zainal
Deposited On:04 Dec 2016 12:07
Last Modified:01 Feb 2017 09:29

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