The rate of heart and respiration, temperature of the body and pressure of blood are all supposed to remain within standard levels, so that human beings can lead a normal life. These limits are known as vital signs.
Assessing vital signs by making use of different vital signs monitors provides methodically significant data with regard to the health condition of patients. The vital signs monitoring market was estimated to be worth almost USD 3, 150 million in 2012.
It is expected to develop from 2013 to 2018, at a CAGR of about 7 percent. North America dominates the worldwide vital signs monitoring market, occupying more than 40 percent of the share.