The Medical Lifting Sling Market is Estimated to Grow at a CAGR of 11.4% to Reach USD 706.0 Million by 2020

Dublin, Sept. 07, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Medical Lifting Sling Market by Product (Transfer, Hammock, Toilet, Seating, Universal, Standing, Bariatric), by Material (Nylon, Padded, Canvas), by Usage Type (Disposable, Reusable), End User (Home, Hospital, Elderly) -Forecast to 2020" report to their offering.

The medical lifting sling market is expected to grow at a double-digit CAGR of 11.4% to reach USD 706.0 Million by 2020.

The medical lifting sling market by region is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Row.

Factors such as the rise in geriatric population requiring assistance, increasing disabilities resulting from various lifestyle diseases such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease (CVD), government policies promoting the use of lifting slings, and high recovery cost of injuries are driving the growth of this market. However, lack of skilled training and knowledge to handle patients and persistent difficulty in handling obese patients are the key factors limiting the growth of this market.

Scope of the Report

- This report covers the global and regional market for medical slings market on the basis of products, usage type, material, and end user
- The market study does not cover the medical lifting slings market in terms of volume

Market Segmentation

This research report categorizes the medical lifting sling market on the basis of product, usage type, material, end user and region.

Medical Lifting Slings Market, by Usage Type

- Reusable Slings
- Disposable Slings

Medical Lifting Slings Market, by Product

- Universal Slings
- Transfer Slings
- Hammock Slings
- Standing Slings
- Seating Slings
- Toilet Slings
- Bariatric Slings
- Others (Positioning Slings and Pivot Slings)

Medical Lifting Slings Market, by Material

- Nylon
- Padded
- Mesh
- Canvas
- Others (Polypropylene and Cotton)

Medical Lifting Slings Market, by End User

- Home Care Facilities
- Hospitals
- Elderly Care Facilities
- Other End Users (Emergency Medical Services, Long-term Acute Care Facilities, Trauma Centers, and Nursing Homes)

Companies Mentioned

- Getinge Group (Arjohuntleigh)
- Guldmann Inc.
- Handicare as
- Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc.
- Invacare Corporation
- Joerns Healthcare, LLC
- Prism Medical Ltd.
- Silvalea Ltd.
- Spectra Care Group

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