Faced with the sudden new crown epidemic, the people of the whole country are united in their hearts and have achieved substantial results. At present, the epidemic is spreading globally, and related epidemic materials and medical equipment are still scarce. During the "epidemic" of the war, ECMO broke into the public eye, and it was referred to by Academician Zhong Nanshan as the key equipment to reduce the mortality rate of the epidemic. Adjuvant therapy. " Today, let us understand the medical devices related to the epidemic.
Medical devices played an important role in the "epidemic" war. There are hundreds of major medical devices used by national medical institutions in the fight against new coronavirus, including non-invasive ventilators, invasive ventilators, patient monitors, and defibrillators , Infusion pump, syringe pump, ultrasound diagnostic instrument, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation machine (ECMO), mobile DR, computer tomography system (CT), blood gas analyzer (POCT), automatic biochemical analyzer, chemiluminescence immunoassay Instrument, kit, real-time PCR instrument, square cabin (CT, DR), distribution robot, limb rehabilitation equipment, etc.
China's medical device industry has maintained rapid development in the past five years. The number of device companies has increased from 840,000 in 2015 to 2.04 million in 2019. The market size has increased from 308 billion yuan in 2015 to 628.3 billion yuan in 2019. The growth rate is over 20%. In 2019, the ratio of China's medicinal equipment market exceeded 3: 1 for the first time (the ratio of medicines and medical devices in major developed economies in the world is 1: 1).
In the past ten years, China's medical equipment has made rapid development in the innovation of high-end equipment and domestic alternative imports, and has produced many local leading enterprises. In some subcategories, there is still a high degree of dependence on imported equipment and technology.