Executive Summary

The Market Opportunity

Delivery Market Dynamics
The Economics of Injectable Drugs
What’s Driving the Growth in Autoinjectors?
Prefilled Devices Proliferating
The Trend toward Self-Administration
Shifting Demographics
Innovation in Disposable Device Designs
Therapeutic Demand Drivers
Competitive Landscape
Risk Factors

Autoinjectors – Commercial Devices

Manual Injection Autoinjectors
Automated Injection Autoinjectors
Reusable Autoinjectors
Disposable Autoinjectors
Variable Dose Autoinjectors
Smart Autoinjectors
Product Specific Autoinjectors

Autoinjector Device Design Factors

Material Selection Issues
Part Counts and Device Cost
Safety Features
Needle Insertion Depth
Dose Inspection/Injection Confirmation
Wireless Connectivity
Lyophilized Drugs/Reconstitution
Human Engineering/Ergonomics

Autoinjector Drug Delivery – Therapeutic Sector Analysis

Autoimmune Diseases
Emergency Medicine
Infectious Diseases
Reproductive Health

Market Factors

Regulatory Issues
Device Branding
Patient Compliance and Ease of Use
Healthcare Economics

Company Profiles