The global Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market is estimated to be valued at US$ 142.2 Mn or Million in 2023 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 6.3% over the forecast period 2023 to 2030, as highlighted in a new report published by Coherent Market Insights.
Portable ultrasound bladder scanners use sound waves to create images of the bladder noninvasively. They are small, portable devices that provide accurate measurements of bladder volume at the bedside. These scanners help clinicians monitor bladder function and residual urine volume, which aid in diagnosing and managing various urologic conditions.
Market key trends:
One of the key trends in the portable ultrasound bladder scanner market is the growing adoption of artificial intelligence. Major players are focusing on developing AI-powered portable ultrasound bladder scanners to offer enhanced functionalities. For instance, EchoNous develops portable bladder scanners integrated with artificial intelligence algorithms to provide automated measurement of bladder volume without manual adjustments. The AI automates the entire volume measurement process and also eliminates the need for technicians to perform scans. This improves accuracy, saves time, and allows clinicians to focus more on patient care.
The portable ultrasound bladder scanner market is segmented based on application, end use and region. On the basis of application, the market is segmented into urinary incontinence, urinary retention and others. The urinary incontinence segment holds the dominant market share owing to the high prevalence of urinary incontinence diseases particularly among the geriatric population. On the basis of end use, the portable bladder scanner market is segmented into Hospitals & Clinics, Home Care, Diagnostic Centers and others. The home care segment exhibits the highest growth rate during the forecast period due to increasing adoption of portable bladder scanner for home care settings.
The global Portable Ultrasound Bladder Scanner Market Share is expected to witness high growth, exhibiting CAGR of 6.3% over the forecast period, due to increasing prevalence of urinary incontinence and rising geriatric population.
Regional analysis – North America dominates the global portable ultrasound bladder scanner market and is expected to continue its dominance over the forecast period. This is attributed to growing healthcare expenditure and developed healthcare infrastructure in the region. Asia Pacific region is expected to exhibit highest growth rate supported by increasing healthcare spending and improving access to healthcare in emerging economies like China and India.
Key players – Key players operating in the portable ultrasound bladder scanner market are C. R. Bard, Inc. (Becton, Dickinson and Company), dBMEDx Inc., Healcerion Co., Ltd., Verathon Inc., SRS Medical Systems Inc., Laborie Medical Technologies Inc., Lilium Otsuka Co. Ltd, Êcho Son SA, Signostics Inc., Sonostar Technologies Co., Limited, Caresono Technology Co., Ltd., EchoNous, Roper Technologies, Inc., canon medical systems corporation, Koninklijke Philips N.V., Siemens Healthcare GmbH, Shenzhen Mindray Bio-Medical Electronics Co., Ltd., alpinion medical systems co., Â Samsung healthcare and GE Healthcare Inc.