Magnetic Resonance, Computed Tomography and Nuclear Medicine Market Report Suite | United States | 2010-2016 | MedSuite
- Year: 2010
- Scope: 2006-2016
- Region: United States
- Pages: 149
- Published Date: 12/1/2010
- Type: MedSuite
In 2009, the U.S. market for magnetic resonance (MRI), computed tomography (CT) and nuclear medicine was valued at over $5.1 billion. This market also includes contrast agents and injectors. The market declined in 2009 due to the deficit reduction act, which limited reimbursement for some imaging modalities, and the global economic recession of 2008 to 2009; however, the market is expected to recover by 2016.
This market includes:
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI):
Low-Field Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Mid-Field Magnetic Resonance Imaging
High-Field Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Open Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Intraoperative Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Computed Tomography (CT):
16/20 Slice Computed Tomography
32/40 Slice Computed Tomography
64 Slice Computed Tomography
Ultra Premium Computed Tomography
Ultra Premium Computed Tomography
Contrast Agents and Injectors:
X-Ray/CT Contrast Agents
MRI Contrast Agents
Ultrasound Contrast Agents
Within the magnetic resonance (MRI), computed tomography (CT) and nuclear medicine markets, companies such as Bracco, Covidien, GE Healthcare, Philips Healthcare and Siemens Healthcare lead the market. This report provides a comprehensive and detailed analysis of market revenues by device type, market forecasts through 2016, unit sales, average selling prices, market drivers and limiters and a detailed competitive analysis, including manufacturer market shares and product portfolios.
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