The rise in demand for infusion therapy devices is related to the number of people that require medical care each year. The population of Japan continues to decrease in number. The average age of the population is increasing, due to declining mortality rates and corresponding higher life expectancies. Infusion therapy devices represent an established and integrated component of the medical system in Japan.

The full report suite on the Japanese market for infusion therapy devices includes infusion pumps, intravenous sets (IV sets), needleless connectors, stopcocks for infusion systems and infusion sets designed for blood transfusion (blood transfusion sets).