Global ischemic heart disease market size & share, market trends, growth and research report by disease type (angina, myocardial infarction and ischemic stroke) by diagnosis method (ECG, echocardiogram, chest x-ray, cardiac catheterization and coronary angiogram) forecast 2018-2023
Ischemic heart disease, also known as CHD (coronary heart diseases) and CAD (coronary artery disease) is caused by defect and damage in the heart. Silent ischemia is one of the most prevailing ischemic diseases across the globe, caused by heart attack without prior warning. Moreover, the people having previous heart attacks or have diabetes are more prone to silent ischemia. Unhealthy dietary habits such as excessive consumption of alcohol & tobacco and lack of exercise increase the risk of ischemic heart diseases around the globe.
Various pivotal factors that are augmenting the ischemic heart disease market includes growing incidence and prevalence rate of hypertension, high cholesterol, diabetes, and obesity across the globe. Government funding for diagnosis, treatment and research and their initiative programs to increase the awareness toward disease is another major factor augmenting the growth of the market. However, the high costs of treatment coupled with the regular uncertainty seen in reimbursement policies can hamper the growth of the market. Opportunities that are expected to augment the market includes increasing awareness among people towards the heart diseases and improving healthcare system and healthcare spending in emerging economies.