Navigation Links
Fixed C-Arms Revolutionize Operating Room Environments
Date:2/21/2008

US market for fixed C-arms to grow over 5% annually over the next five

years, according to Millennium Research Group

WALTHAM, Mass., Feb. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Millennium Research Group's Global Markets for C-Arms 2008 report, the US market for fixed C-arm systems, comprising units used for cardiology, angiography, and neuroradiology procedures, was valued at over $1.4 billion in 2007 and will rise to over $1.8 billion by 2012.

In the US, several hospitals have begun using fixed C-arms in operating room (OR) environments. This trend has emerged as a result of the physician movement towards collaborative surgeries, in which many specialists work together to perform complex procedures. The installation of a C-arm system in the OR allows for the ideal imaging environment for this approach.

"A fixed C-arm offers the advanced imaging capabilities required to treat many complex procedures," says Ryan Goren, Analyst at Millennium Research Group. "These systems provide surgeons with the best imaging experience possible when performing complex interventional procedures, such as interventional cardiology and interventional radiology."

The Global Markets for C-Arms report includes coverage of US, Europe (France, Germany, Italy, and the UK), and Asia Pacific (Japan, China, India, Singapore, South Korea, and Taiwan). The report provides coverage of all key industry competitors, including GE Healthcare, Philips Healthcare, Siemens Healthcare, Toshiba Healthcare, and Shimadzu.

About C-Arms

Fixed C-arms are X-ray systems used in complex angiography, cardiology, and neuroradiology procedures. Single-plane systems consist of a single C-arm, while biplane systems comprise two C-arms mounted at a 90-degree angle in relation to each other. Fixed C-arm systems are used to guide surgeons performing interventional procedures. Modern flat-panel detector systems provide surgeons with superior image quality when performing complex, time-sensitive procedures.

About Millennium Research Group

Millennium Research Group (http://www.MRG.net), a Decision Resources, Inc. company (http://www.DecisionResources.com), is the global authority on medical technology market intelligence and a leading provider of strategic information to the health care sector. Focused solely on the medical device, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology industries, the company provides its clients with the benefits of its specialized industry expertise through published reports and customized consulting services.

All company, brand, or product names contained in this document may be

trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders

For more information, contact:

Amy Krohn

Millennium Research Group

416-364-7776 x101

akrohn@mrg.net


'/>"/>
SOURCE Millennium Research Group
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. ActivBiotics Completes Sale of Fixed Assets; Expands Due Diligence Initiative for the Sale of Intellectual Property, Including Drug Product Candidates
2. Novel Angiogenic Drugs, Including a Future Blockbuster from Genzyme, Could Revolutionize Treatment of Peripheral Arterial Disease
3. 3-D photonic crystals will revolutionize telecommunications
4. Siemens New S Class Revolutionizes the Paradigm of Ultrasound Workflow Today and Tomorrow
5. Nanotechnology innovation may revolutionize gene detection in a single cell
6. Former Banc of America Securities Analyst David Maris Comments on Decision by Biovail to Drop Its Claims Against Him; Denies That He is Cooperating With Biovail
7. Millennium Biotechnologies Group, Inc. (MBTG.OB) Announces Appointment of Mark C. Mirken as its President and Chief Operating Officer
8. Symmetry Medical Discloses Accounting Issues at Sheffield, UK Operating Unit and Possible Restatement
9. Novo Nordisk Increased Operating Profit by 11% in the First Nine Months of 2007 Based on a 9% Sales Increase and an Improved Gross Margin
10. Ardea Biosciences, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2007 Operating and Financial Results
11. Isis Announces Appointment of B. Lynne Parshall as Chief Operating Officer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/24/2017)... FRANCISCO , Feb. 24, 2017 Symic ... is developing a new category of therapeutics, announced today ... of SB-030 in peripheral artery disease. The trial will ... administered single-use therapeutic, in the reduction of restenosis following ... this critical development milestone for SB-030," said Nathan ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... ... February 24, 2017 , ... FireflySci, Inc is an explosive small ... FireflySci had the goal of bringing their powerful cuvette and spectrophotometer calibration ... path that FireflySci is going on as they add yet another mark on the ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... 2017  OncoSec Medical Incorporated ("OncoSec") (NASDAQ: ONCS), a ... Key Opinion Leader event to highlight new clinical data ... presentation at the upcoming 2017 ASCO-SITC Immuno-Oncology Symposium and ... be held in-person and via live webcast on Tuesday, ... PST at the Lotte New York Palace Hotel in ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... ... February 23, 2017 , ... BellBrook Labs is formalizing ... an array of biochemical analyses critical for Lead Discovery. The company’s Lead ... SAR programs, including inhibitor potency and selectivity, mechanism of action, and inhibitor residence ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:2/10/2017)... 10, 2017 Research and Markets ... "Personalized Medicine - Scientific and Commercial Aspects" to their ... ... is integrated with therapy for selection of treatment as well ... and prevention of disease in modern medicine. Biochip/microarray technologies and ...
(Date:2/8/2017)... 2017 The biometrics market has reached ... of organizations, desires to better authenticate or identify ... and challenge questions), biometrics is quickly working its ... market is driven by use cases, though there ... enterprise uses cases, with consumer-facing use cases encompassing ...
(Date:2/6/2017)... -- According to Acuity Market Intelligence, ongoing concerns ... continue to embrace biometric and digital identification based ... Control (ABC) eGates and 1436 Automated Passport Control ... ports of entry across the globe. Deployments increased ... CAGR of 37%. APC Kiosks reached 75% growth ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):