MOST TRUSTED NEWSWIRE PRESS RELEASE DISTRIBUTION
PRTODAY / NewswireToday press release distribution service network
Written by / Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan
Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Wide Prevalence of Diseases Creates a Substantial Market for Clinical Diagnostics in East Africa Finds Frost & Sullivan - The rising prevalence of diseases in East Africa has compelled governments and healthcare workers to focus on disease prevention rather than treatment, creating a vast market for clinical diagnostics
Wide Prevalence of Diseases Creates a Substantial Market for Clinical Diagnostics in East Africa Finds Frost & Sullivan

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Cape Town, South Africa, 2010/10/18 - The rising prevalence of diseases in East Africa has compelled governments and healthcare workers to focus on disease prevention rather than treatment, creating a vast market for clinical diagnostics.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Medical Services / Equipment Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Accurate testing is needed for the early identification and mapping of diseases to control their spread and reduce treatment costs.

New analysis from Frost & Sullivan (medicaldevices.frost.com), Clinical Diagnostics Industry in East Africa, finds that the market earned revenues of $80.7 million in 2009 and estimates these to reach $182.6 million in 2016.

East African countries are already on the World Health Organisation’s (WHO’s) list of 22 high-burden infectious disease-affected countries. According to the WHO, Africa accounts for 90 per cent of child mortality due to malaria and AIDS, and 50 per cent of all child mortality due to diarrhoeal disease and pneumonia. In addition, the continent has a quarter of the world's disease burden but only 3.0 percent of its healthcare workers, restricting the delivery of healthcare services.

"The region lacks skilled and trained laboratory personnel due to the low-quality of education and training imparted," says Frost & Sullivan Healthcare Research Analyst Sandhya Miseer. "Further, the trained staff is lured away by countries that pay higher salaries for the same responsibility."

Equipment donations by companies that do not provide the necessary training also limit product uptake in the clinical diagnostics industry.

Owing to this paucity of skilled personnel, there is considerable demand for high-quality, cost-effective and automated products. A rise in the number of communicable and non-communicable diseases in the region will further drive growth within the clinical diagnostics industry. Education and awareness will also increase the uptake of diagnostic tools.

"Investments and funding in East African countries are increasing, as investors are beginning to realise its market potential," notes the analyst. "Economic improvements allow the countries in the region to build and improve infrastructure and invest more money in their people which, in turn, will enhance healthcare delivery and services."

Clinical Diagnostics Industry in East Africa is part of the Medical Devices Growth Partnership Services programme, which also includes research in the following markets: The Medical Imaging Market in Tanzania, South African Advanced Wound Care Market, Strategic Analysis of the Healthcare Industry in Zambia and Overview of the Healthcare Industry in Namibia. All research services included in subscriptions provide detailed market opportunities and industry trends that have been evaluated following extensive interviews with market participants.

If you are interested in more information on this study, please send an email to Christie Cronje, Corporate Communications, at christie.cronje[.]frost.com, with your full name, company name, title, telephone number, company email address, company website, city, state and country.

About Frost & Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan (frost.com), the Growth Partnership Company, enables clients to accelerate growth and achieve best-in-class positions in growth, innovation and leadership. The company's Growth Partnership Service provides the CEO and the CEO's Growth Team with disciplined research and best-practice models to drive the generation, evaluation, and implementation of powerful growth strategies. Frost & Sullivan leverages over 45 years of experience in partnering with Global 1000 companies, emerging businesses and the investment community from 40 offices on six continents.

Clinical Diagnostics Industry in East Africa / M5D6

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Medical Services / Equipment Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick NewswireToday Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]  / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Medical Services / Equipment articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Wide Prevalence of Diseases Creates a Substantial Market for Clinical Diagnostics in East Africa Finds Frost & Sullivan

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name NewswireToday and LINK as the source.
 
Publisher Contact: Christie Cronje 
+27 21 680 3566 christie.cronje[.]frost.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Frost & Sullivan securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Medical Services / Equipment via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Frost & Sullivan / Company Profile


Read Medical Services / Equipment Most Recent Related Newswires:

Frost & Sullivan Analyzes the Future of Adhesion Prevention Products in the US and EU5
FORA Auto Temperature Measurement Station Provides Protection During COVID-19
TPEs Introduces A Range of TPE-compounds for Direct Contact with Blood and Body Fluid Applications in the Medical Sector
Safran and Segula Technologies Continue to Support the Fight Against Covid-19 by Adapting Decathlon’s Easybreath Subea Mask for Use in Hospitals
Bruker Partners with ANPC to Support Major New Frontline Response to Combat the COVID-19 Threat
Ventilator Challenge UK Consortium
MadgeTech Introduces The VTMS Wireless Vaccine Temperature Monitoring System
Florida Biodiesel, Inc. Has Developed A COVID-19 Disinfectant Generator
Bruker Introduces Updated B.I.QUANT-UR™ Module for Fully Validated Metabolite Quantification in Urine Using NMR
SCHOTT Extends SyriQ BioPure® Syringe Format to Enable Optimized Administration
Hand Hygiene Market Will Reach .98 Billion in the US and EU5 with High Adoption of Gamification Finds Frost & Sullivan
Rise in Pharmaceutical Applications to Foster Demand for Mass Spectrometers in Europe Finds Frost & Sullivan
Cala Health Applauded by Frost & Sullivan for Revolutionizing the Essential Tremor Market with its Body-worn Neuromodulation Therapy, Cala Trio™
Withings Launches ScanWatch - the First Hybrid Smartwatch to Combine Medical Grade Electrocardiogram and Sleep Apnea Detection
Bruker Introduces Dedicated Light-Sheet Microscope for Highly Multiplexed 3D Cell Culture Live Imaging

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  TransPerfect

Visit  BizJobs.com





 
  ©2020 NewswireToday — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com newswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)