The Medical Dressings Market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.9% during the forecast period 2023-2028 to reach a market size equivalent of $12.8 billion in 2028. Medical dressings aid in healing the afflicted wounds or surgical sites. Dressings also protect the wound from further harm by remaining in direct contact with the wound. Medical dressings stop bleeding, protect from infection, absorb exudates, ease pain, debride the wound and reduce psychological stress. Medical dressings primarily cover three forms, such as passive products which includes adhesive bandages; interactive products such as semi-permeable film and foam dressing, alginate dressings and Hydrofiber dressings. Lastly, technological advancements have aided in the adoption of bioactive products which help in wound care.

Medical Dressings Market Drivers

A Higher Rate of Cesarean Sections in Elderly Mothers:

Delayed pregnancies until advanced maternal age at childbirth have been a key reason for an increase in the incidence of C-Sections. This results in the high utilization of medical dressings. As per WHO, cesarean-section use has continued to grow globally and now more than 1 in 5 or 21% of all childbirths can be attributed to c-sections. Critically, WHO finds compelling evidence commenting the rates to touch 29% by 2030. Moreover, a high correlation has been found between growing women’s education and c-section incidences which have aided market growth and shall continue to do so in the future.

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Substantial Presence of Trauma and Burn Accidents Around the Globe:

Trauma injuries are often the result of a wide variety of blunt, penetrating and burn mechanisms. It also includes motor vehicle collisions, sports injuries, falls, natural disasters and a multitude of other physical injuries. Road crashes cause between 20-50 million non-fatal injuries around the world according to Brake.Org. Additionally, the same institute predicts around 1.35 million road deaths each year. As per WHO, around 180,000 deaths each year take place owing to burns around the world, with incidence exceedingly far more. Thereby, these reasons compel a high demand for the Medical Dressings industry.

Product Launch and Collaboration

In September 2022, Massachusetts General Hospital developed an advanced hydrogel that promotes the healing of second-degree burns and can be dissolved quickly. In September 2022, Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania, Lehigh University and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia developed a new adhesive bandage using vinyl alcohol and boric acid.

The Major Players in the Market

The Major Players in the Medical Dressings Market include 3M, Coloplast Corp, Medline Industries, Smith and Nephew, Medtronic, ConvaTec Group PLC, Derma Sciences, Johnson and Johnson, Baxter International and Molnlycke Health Care AB.

Over the years, market players have collaborated with leading institutes and other value chain players to curate products and services that aid in broader patient service.

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