The Global Adaptive Strollers Market, by Product Type (Stroller and Accessories), by Application (Cerebral Palsy, Developmental Delay, Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Spinal Cord Injury, Traumatic Brain Injury, and Others), and by Region (North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Africa)
was valued at US$ 313.4 million
in 2017 and is projected to exhibit a CAGR of 7.8%
over the forecast period (2018 - 2026), as highlighted in a new report published by .
Increasing prevalence of neurodegenerative disorders in children including cerebral palsy, spinal muscular atrophy, autism spectrum disorder, and others is a major factor driving growth of the global adaptive strollers market. According to the United Cerebral Palsy in 2018, Around 764,000 people in the U.S. have at least one symptom of cerebral palsy. Children with such chronic disabilities often require adaptive equipment to assist in their daily activities.
Adaptive strollers are best suitable for patients with minimal to moderate positional needs. These strollers weigh less in comparison to manual wheelchairs and are easier to fold and transport in narrow spaces. Adaptive strollers are available in smaller sizes than manual wheelchairs for young children and neonates. Moreover, some adaptive strollers offer a rear facing position, which enables a caregiver to monitor a child with medical issues. Oxygen and vent support is also available with some adaptive strollers.
Manufacturers in the adaptive stroller market are focused on developing patient-friendly products with features including lightweight and comfort and offering more stable frame for adjustment. For instance, in January 2018, Convaid launched Convaid Flyer, which has one the lightest central gravity tilt frames with a seat pan that enlarges 4 inch in depth and width and has a height adjustable back and a seat to back angle adjustment.
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Key Takeaways of the Adaptive Strollers Market:
- The global adaptive strollers market is expected to expand at a CAGR of 7.8% during the forecast period, owing to increasing prevalence of neurodegenerative disorders such as cerebral palsy and spinal muscular atrophy in children. According to the National Health Services, in 2014, nearly one in every 6,000 babies born in the UK has one of the four types of SMA.
- Major players operating in the global adaptive strollers market include, Adaptive Star, Assistive Technology, Inc., Convaid Products, Inc., Deming Designs Inc., Eurovema Ab, Invacare Corporation, Meyra, Ormesa, Performance Health, Special Tomato, Sunrise Medical LLC, R82 Inc., and Thomashilfen.us.