Donning and doffing aids and devices are used for application of therapeutic garments such as socks and stockings. The compression socks and stockings are used as a part of treatment which requires the patients to wear them for a specific period of time and help in improving the blood flow in return. These are used for a variety of reasons for prevention of life threatening diseases such as vein thrombosis, leg ulcers, and oedema. It is also used during long distance travelling and pregnancy. These stockings are used before and after the surgery when the patients are immobile. However compression stockings require a lot of stretching to put on and off. Patients with reduced strength may not be able to able to achieve it which led to the development of donning and doffing aids. The donning and doffing aids help in putting the garments over the ankle and foot. The donning and doffing aids further pulls the garments up by reducing the need to bend forward. The pressure is applied by the compression garments on the limb while the donning and doffing aids reduce dependence of patients who had hip replacements. Also companies have manufactured fabrics which help in sliding foot or limb into the stockings. The introduction of donning and doffing aids are patient compliant especially to patients with mobility issues. However the choice of donning and doffing aids depends on the usage of users.
The increase in accidents and diseases such as cancers have led to increase in compression socks which has further led to increase in the donning and doffing aids. The compression wearables are used to aid anyone suffering from fluid or clot buildup in the tissues. The donning and doffing aids help in providing relief from conditions related to venous insufficiency, blood clots, varicose veins. These conditions can lead to adverse effects and the clots can reach to brain and heart if not treated. Putting of compression wearable is a challenge which has led to manufacturing of donning and doffing aids. These donning and doffing aids are used by the wearers to get in or get out of the compression garments in seconds. Moreover the design reduces the need to bend. The Donning and Doffing Aids helps and provides an easy method to remove compression stockings without bending over–a benefit to anyone suffering from back problems. For instance manufacturers such as Sigvaris have manufactured soft textured devices for donning and doffing of the garment.
Tentatively, Donning and Doffing Aids Market has been segmented on the basis of product type, application and distribution channel.
On the basis of product type, Donning and Doffing Aids Market can be segmented as:
On the basis of Application, Donning and Doffing Aids Market can be segmented as:
On the basis of distribution Channel, Donning and Doffing Aids Market can be segmented as:
Demand for Donning and Doffing Aids will increase with the change in lifestyle and growing issues such as obesity. Also increasing prevalence of cancer and vein thrombosis causing clots will increase the market for donning and doffing aids market. Donning and doffing aids reduce the dependency of others which also makes it increase in usage. Donning and doffing aids less physical efforts during removing the stockings and allows to slide painlessly over the scars.
Geographically, global Donning and Doffing Aids Market is divided into various regions viz. Latin America, North America, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Asia Pacific. In terms of region US is expected. Donning and Doffing Aids Market is spreading because of increasing patient care, further it would make a positive impact on the patient’s health conditions and their mobility by reducing the need of caretakers. Rise in health care expenditure will affect over the forecast period for donning and doffing Aids market. Donning and Doffing Aids market is expected to provide gainful opportunities for the manufacturers in future.
Some of the major market players in global Donning and Doffing Aids market identified across the value chain include: SWISSLASTIC AG ST.GALLEN, medi GmbH & Co. KG, SIGVARIS, Juzo, Lymphedema Products, LLC, medi UK Ltd, obex, JOBST USA, and Fannin among others.
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