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Wearable technology is revolutionizing health care2016-09-23
According to a new report, the market for medical garments will grow significantly as researchers and manufacturers embrace high-tech and multi-functional garments to reduce their dependence on costly or burdensome healthcare systems.
Demand growth will be reinforced by a number of factors, including chronic illnesses and symptoms in many parts of the world, such as diabetes, heart disease, cancer and respiratory diseases, aging of the population, and major health care markets in Europe and the United States, The number of times.
In this context, there is a higher demand for patient care and a more convenient way to manage their own health and well-being.
To meet these needs, researchers and manufacturers use electronics, medical technology and textiles to develop high-tech garments.
The experts believe that these wearable technologies will revolutionize the practice of health care. According to the report, widespread use of health-conscious clothing will help reduce dependency on expensive or burdensome health-care systems.
Further, such garments can prevent infectious diseases, sense the wearer & apos; s health, and contribute to the prevention, treatment and management of problems of poor health.
In addition, in order to derive maximum benefit from the increased demand for medical care, medical protective clothing suppliers focus on filling the gap in the market for cheap, versatile and comfortable garments. Manufacturers of non-woven garments may take the lead in developing products in this field and have an advantage in the field of medical protective garments.
High-tech fabric and microelectronics progress, paved the way for the development of the field. Recent innovations include textile harnesses that reduce chronic back pain, belly bands that monitor uterine contractions and fetal heart rate in pregnant women, pressure-monitoring socks for people with diabetes, and shirts that can shock people with severe heart problems.
Source: Textile Federation