Reportlinker Adds Epidemiology: Sepsis
NEW YORK, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:
Severe sepsis is a prominent infectious syndrome in the seven major markets, especially in intensive care units. Datamonitor estimates that in 2010, there were around 1.1 million incident cases of severe sepsis in the seven major markets; this is expected to increase to approximately 1.3 million incident cases by 2020.Gain insight to market potential, including a robust 10-year epidemiology forecast of severe sepsis incident cases.Understand the key epidemiologic risk factors associated with severe sepsis.Datamonitor estimates that the number of incident cases of severe sepsis in the seven major markets will increase by 1.7% on average each year between 2010 and 2020. The highest average annual increases are forecasted to be in the US (2.0%) and Japan (1.9%) and the smallest average annual increases will be in Germany, Spain, and the UK (1.2% each).The incidence of severe sepsis is on the rise in the seven major markets (the US, Japan, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the UK). The driving risk factor behind this increase in the yearly incidence of severe sepsis is that the population over the age of 60, which has the highest incidence of sepsis, is growing in all seven markets.What are the most robust sources for severe sepsis incidence data?How will the patient population change over the next decade in the US, Japan, and five major EU markets (France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the UK)?How do changes in population structure and risk factors affect the trend in incident severe sepsis cases?