Navigation Links
MarketsandMarkets: Global Ultrasound Devices Market worth $8.1 Billion by 2017
Date:7/3/2012

DALLAS, July 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

The "Medical Diagnostic & Therapeutic Ultrasound Devices Market (2012 - 2017) - Global Trends & Competitive Analysis" report, published by MarketsandMarkets (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com), analyzes and studies the major market drivers, restraints, and opportunities in North America, Europe, APAC, and Rest of the World.

Browse more than 145 market data tables pread through 292 pages and in-depth TOC of "Medical Diagnostic & Therapeutic Ultrasound Devices Market (2012 - 2017) - Global Trends & Competitive Analysis".
http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/ultrasound-market-467.html
Early buyers will receive 10% customization on reports.

This report studies the medical diagnostic and therapeutic ultrasound devices market over the forecast period 2012 - 2017.

Ultrasound imaging has been used as a diagnostic tool since the 1940s in a variety of applications, especially in the fields of cardiology, radiology, and obstetrics & gynecology, and to a lesser extent in urology and musculoskeletal. These applications constitute the conventional market for diagnostic ultrasound devices. The technology has also found great use in general imaging and point-of-care diagnostics, such as emergency medicine and anesthesia.

Ultrasound is one of the most affordable techniques of imaging and diagnosing various anatomical abnormalities and structural deformities. Since it is a non-invasive technique, it has been highly accepted by physicians, technicians and considered as a treatment of choice by patients. It is one of the most commonly used devices for monitoring pregnant women, along with the fetus.

The therapeutic applications of ultrasound, such as ablation, have been well accepted by the medical community due to its efficacy and speed. High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) is applied in ablation procedures that involve the removal of unwanted biological tissue. The HIFU procedure, which lasts up to 15-20 minutes, has been successfully applied for the removal of uterine fibroids in women and treatment of prostate cancer.  Another type of therapeutic ultrasound technique is used in lithotripsy. Lithotripsy has been used to treat bladder and kidney stones for the past few decades. Initially pneumatic drills were used to break the stones; these lithotripters were powered electrically and used invasively, and hence called intracorporeal lithotripters. The advanced extracorporeal lithotripters, however, use high intensity focused ultrasonic waves to break gall, bladder or kidney stones by rupturing them into small pieces through shockwaves; the pieces then flow out through the urethra or through biliary ducts.

The total medical ultrasound devices market is estimated to be valued at $5.6 billion in 2011 and predicted to reach $8.1 billion by 2017 at a CAGR of 6.2%. The most significant growth for the specialties segment was seen in emergency medicine, anesthesiology and musculoskeletal applications. The demand for point-of-care diagnostics has driven the market for the last 5 years and is expected to be a prime driver for the forecast period.

About MarketsandMarkets

MarketsandMarkets is a global market research and consulting company based in the U.S. We publish strategically analyzed market research reports and serve as a business intelligence partner to Fortune 500 companies across the world.

MarketsandMarkets also provides multi-client reports, company profiles, databases, and custom research services. MarketsandMarkets covers thirteen industry verticals; including advanced materials, automotives and transportation, banking and financial services, biotechnology, chemicals, consumer goods, energy and power, food and beverages, industrial automation, medical devices [ http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/medical-device-market-research-11.html ], pharmaceuticals, semiconductor and electronics, and telecommunications and IT.

We at MarketsandMarkets are inspired to help our clients grow by providing apt business insight with our huge market intelligence repository. To know more about us and our reports, please visit our website http://www.marketsandmarkets.com.

Contact:
Mr. Rohan
North - Dominion Plaza,
17304 Preston Road,
Suite 800, Dallas, TX 75252
Tel: +1-888-6006-441
Email: sales@marketsandmarkets.com
MarketsandMarkets Blog @ http://www.marketsandmarketsblog.com/
http://twitter.com/marketsmarkets



'/>"/>
SOURCE MarketsandMarkets
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. MarketsandMarkets: Global Healthcare Cloud Computing Market Worth $5,419.8 Million by 2017
2. MarketsandMarkets: Global Radiotherapy Devices Market Worth $5.8 Billion by 2016
3. MarketsandMarkets: Global Endoscopy Market worth $9.7 Billion by 2016
4. Global Imaging Agents Industry
5. Global Veterinary Vaccines Industry
6. Global Clinical Diagnostics Automation Industry
7. Global Growth Factors (Blood And Tissue) Industry
8. Global Angiogenesis Inhibitors and Stimulators Industry
9. Global Electrodes for Medical Devices Industry
10. NeuroSigma Receives Global Quality Control Certification
11. Demand for Product Pipeline Review and Analysis Rises in the Global Pharma Industry
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/8/2016)... EAST NORRITON, Pa. , Feb. 8, 2016 ... acquisition of November Research Group (NRG),s pharmacovigilance ... of pharmacovigilance system-related consulting services and an Oracle ... regulatory compliance services to Life Sciences companies. ... acquisition strengthens and expands HighPoint,s life sciences capabilities ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... Pa. , Feb. 8, 2016  As part of ... has announced today the appointment of Lori Chmura ... than 20 years in the industry, Chmura,s extensive experience in ... the advancement of Dune Medical Devices. ... will be responsible for leading all sales, marketing and operational ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... Velano Vascular, a medical technology company transforming ... their practitioners, announced today that the company has raised ... the proceeds from this financing, an extension of a ... to support the development and commercialization of the company,s ... Philadelphia , and a number ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... Steve Helwig & Associates ... vital new community enrichment program, has teamed up with Citizens Opposed to Domestic Abuse ... from intimate abuse. To support all those victimized by the fear of violence in ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... , ... February 08, 2016 , ... Delta Dental of ... help combat pancreatic cancer. , Gary D. Radine, who recently retired as president and ... American Cancer Society’s 2015 CEO of the Year , helped lead the effort ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... ... While a significant number of women and men with eating disorders report a ... that best predicts the development of an eating disorder. , At the ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... , ... February 08, 2016 , ... ... than 50% lower incidence rate of type 2 diabetes in the GrassrootsHealth cohort ... is time to make a change in public health,” states Carole Baggerly, Director ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... ... speaking on how healthcare companies can use newly released government data on populations ... a population and intervene and capture the value they create to succeed in ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):