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Global Open-Angle Glaucoma (OAG) Epidemiology Forecasts Report 2019-2028 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

November 28, 2019 GMT

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 28, 2019--

The “Open-Angle Glaucoma (OAG) - Epidemiology Forecast - 2028” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

The Open-angle glaucoma (OAG) epidemiology division provides insights about historical and current patient pool and forecasted trends for every seven major countries. It helps to recognize the causes of current and forecasted trends by exploring numerous studies and views of key opinion leaders (KOL). This part of the the publisher’s report also provides the diagnosed patient pool and their trends along with undertaken assumptions.

The disease epidemiology covered in the report provides historical as well as forecasted epidemiology [segmented by Total Prevalence of Glaucoma in the 7MM, Total Diagnosed Prevalent Population of Open-Angle Glaucoma , Gender- Specific Diagnosed Prevalence of Open-Angle Glaucoma, Age - Specific Diagnosed Prevalence of Open-Angle Glaucoma and Type - Specific Diagnosed Prevalence of Open-Angle Glaucoma] scenario of OAG in the 7MM Countries covering United States, EU5 countries (Germany, Spain, Italy, France, and United Kingdom), and Japan from 2017 to 2028.

As per the publisher’s analysis, a higher percentage of diagnosed prevalence of OAG was observed for females, in comparison to males, in all the 7MM countries. the publisher’s analysts have assessed that the total prevalent population of Glaucoma in the 7MM was 9,819,080 in 2017. In addition to this it was also assessed that among those with glaucoma in the 7MM, more than 8.5 million were diagnosed with OAG. the publisher’s estimate suggests that the United States witnessed highest number of cases with OAG, as compared to other 7MM countries. As per the publisher’s estimates, the country accounted for approximately 2,749,378 cases in 2017.

Among the EU-5 countries, Germany accounted for the highest number of glaucoma cases in 2017, which was observed to be equivalent to more than 25% of the total affected population in this region. The number of cases for glaucoma was observed to be 1,041,889 in the country for 2017. However, Spain accounted for the lowest number of glaucoma cases in 2017, which was approximately 13.33% of the total affected population of EU-5 countries.

According to the the publisher’s analysts, Japan accounted for second-highest number of OAG patients, i.e., 28.79% of the total OAG population in the 7MM countries. According to this research’s assessment, it has been observed that OAG prevalence varied across the 7MM countries, based on age-specific prevalence of the disease. For instance, the highest proportion was observed in 70-79 years age group in the US, while in the EU-5 countries, people aged =80 years accounted for the maximum patient pool. In contrast, middle age population aged 40-49 years contributed highest patient pool in Japan.

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