Global Tonometer Market: Overview
The intraocular pressure of the eye is measured by the tonometer. For the testing of the disease glaucoma tonometry test is performed. The intraocular pressure is measured by the tonometer by monitoring the cornea’s resistance to the pressure. With the help of tonometer slight air is blown at the cornea and the pressure in the eye is measured.
Global Tonometer Market: Segmentation
The market for tonometer is fragmented into product type, type, mode, and application. According to the product type, the global market is segregated into applanation tonometry, Perkins applanation tonometry, indentation tonometry, Pascal dynamic contour tonometer, Goldmann applanation tonometry, ocular response analyzer, and Pascal dynamic contour tonometer. The applanation tonometry is further sub-segmented into contact. The ocular response analyzer is sub-categorized into non-contact. The indentation tonometry is sub-classified into schiotz tonometer, tono-pen, and pneumotonometer. According to the type, the market is categorized into probe-based, pneumatic, and electronic. According to the mode, the market is divided into handheld and stand-alone. According to the end user, the market is divided into ophthalmic diagnostic centers, hospitals, and others.
Global Tonometer Market: Growth Factors
The most significant factor that is contributing to the market growth of tonometer is the growing prevalence of diabetes across the world. The diabetic people are more prone to glaucoma. These factors are triggering the tonometer market growth. In the recent years, healthcare professionals are making use of tonometer in order to measure the pressure of the eye for checking the response of a medicine. As there is an increase in the multiple complexities and the growth in the chronic diseases, a tonometer is a good option for keeping the track of the effect of the medication on the body. The opportunities in the tonometer market are increasing due to the modifications that are made in the device for increasing the efficiency and accuracy will fuel the market growth. The factor that will restrain the market growth is the availability of the substitute for the tonometer.
Global Tonometer Market: Regional Analysis
The global tonometer market is regionally diversified into Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East & Africa, Western Europe, North America, and Asia Pacific. The regions that are dominating the tonometer market are Europe and Asia Pacific. The factors that contribute to the market growth in both these regions are the increasing number of people that are suffering from diabetes, improving healthcare facilities, supporting reimbursements policies, and increased investments that are made in the healthcare sector to provide better quality services are driving the tonometer market. Next in the line is North America. Factors that attribute to the market growth in the North American region are increasing cases of diabetes, development in the medical tourism, and the advancements in the healthcare infrastructure.
Global Tonometer Market: Competitive Players
The key market players that are involved in the tonometer market include Haag-Streit, Keeler, NIDEK, Reichert, Topcon, Tiolat, Accutome, Canon, Huvitz, Kowa, Oculus Optikgerate, Suoer, Tomey, and 66 Vision-Tech.
Global Tonometer Market: Regional Segment Analysis
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