Ophthalmic Data Management Systems Market Analysis | United States | 2017-2023 | MedCore
Optometrists and ophthalmologists work in an environment where multiple pieces of equipment are routinely used for the diagnosis and treatment of a single patient. For example, to test for the presence of glaucoma, a patient may be assessed with optical coherence tomography (OCT), fundus imagery, perimetry, and some form of tonometer for measurements of intraocular pressure (IOP). Ophthalmic data management systems are diagnostic information and patient profile solutions that allow the practitioner to store, access, and review information in an efficient and clinically meaningful way. The systems allow practitioners to display and compare reports from a single diagnostic tool over an extended period of the patients history. For example, fundus imagery of a diabetic retinopathy patient can be compared from the beginning of the onset of the pathology throughout the period of treatment. Alternatively, reports from multiple devices can be reviewed at once to facilitate a highly informed diagnosis. All of these functions can be performed from the practitioners office or using a wireless device.
- Year: 2017
- Scope: 2013-2023
- Region: United States
- Published Date: 4/1/2017
- Pages: 197
- Type: MedCore
Typically a billing scenario will include a base rate for installation, plus an additional charge for each device that is integrated with the system. Across competitors, there is not currently much variance in pricing. The systems from Carl Zeiss Meditec and Topcon are priced similarly. However, with ongoing innovation in this product category there is potential for a spreading in prices as some of these systems become more established.
Optometrists and ophthalmologists work in an environment where multiple pieces of equipment are routinely used for the diagnosis and treatment of a single patient. For example, to test for the presence of glaucoma, a patient may be assessed with optical coherence tomography (OCT), fundus imagery, perimetry, and some form of tonometer for measurements of intraocular pressure (IOP). Ophthalmic data management systems are diagnostic information and patient profile solutions that allow the practitioner to store, access, and review information in an efficient and clinically meaningful way.
Segments Covered in This Market
- Ophthalmic Data Management Systems Market
Report Data Types Included
- Unit Sales, Average Selling Prices, Market Value & Growth Trends
- 10 Year Scope (3 Year Historical + 7 Year Forecast Period)
- Market Drivers & Limiters for Each Segment
- Competitive Analysis with Market Shares
- Product Portfolios
- Related Press Releases from Top Competitors
In terms of picture and archive communication systems (PACS), Carl Zeiss Meditecs FORUM® system stands alone as a medical grade device. The FORUM® required FDA approval before its release because of its unique capacity to manipulate raw data and thereby assist with diagnosis. Topcons leading system is called Synergy and has been proven as a highly flexible and reliable PACS system in a large number of practices across the United States. Merge Healthcare is a leader across a wide range of healthcare imagery product and service categories. Merge Healthcare markets a system called Synergy. Other companies analyzed include Sonomed.
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