Fluoroscopy and C-arms: Technologies and Global Markets
The global market for fluoroscopy and mobile C-arms was valued at $1.7 billion in 2013 and is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.2% from 2013 to 2018, reaching $2.0 billion in 2018.
This report provides:
An overview of the global market for fluoroscopy and mobile C-arms.
Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2012 and 2013, and projections of CAGRs through 2018.
Information on market trends, emerging applications, breakdowns of market shares, and details concerning end user trends.
A geographical breakdown of the market into the following major regions: the U.S., Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the rest of the world.
STUDY GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
The objective of this report is to thoroughly assess and analyze the combined market for fluoroscopy and C-arms. It aims to provide a comprehensive look at the global market measurements as well as market segments with market projections over a five-year forecast period.
REASONS FOR DOING THE STUDY
The fluoroscopy and C-arm market, like most other specialized imaging healthcare sectors, is highly technologically driven and competitive. This BCC Research study presents a comprehensive understanding of market dynamics such as factors influencing demand as well those that retard growth of these modalities on a global scale. The report also focuses on the technology involved in these modalities and aids market participants in making informed strategic decisions by providing an overall picture of the market.
SCOPE OF REPORT
The scope of this report is to provide an in-depth analysis of the global fluoroscopy and C-arm market with emphasis on geographies such as North America (the U.S. and Canada), Western Europe (Germany, the U.K., France, Spain, Italy, Scandinavia and Benelux) and emerging growth markets. In terms of market segmentation, the report emphasizes fixed C-arms and mobile C-arm fluoroscopes with mobile C-arms being further classified into full-size and mini C-arms based on size.
The report provides market estimates and projections in terms of unit shipments and revenues for the forecast period 2013-2018. Tables provide market estimates for the base year 2012 and market projections through 2018. The market data pertains to new product/unit sales and does not include replacement or refurbished systems. The report also includes company details and product profiles of the major players in the market along with a competitive analysis of market participants.
The target audiences of this report are medical imaging vendors, in particular fluoroscopy and C-arm market participants, OEMs and distributors of these systems.
METHODOLOGY AND INFORMATION SOURCES
This research service is primarily based on secondary research from the wealth of information available in the public domain. This information is then crosschecked for authenticity and subsequently validated through primary research wherever necessary. Primary research, in the form of interviews, was conducted with key industry participants and opinion leaders. Background information was obtained from business and medical journals, company annual reports and SEC filings.
Interviews were used to confirm and adjust market estimates derived through secondary research. Market estimates were derived for base year 2012 using a bottom-up approach to analyzing data based on geographic location. Market revenues and average selling prices of units were used in conjunction to estimate unit shipments.
Input from primary research and secondary research such as qualitative trends were used to formulate market projections throughout the forecast period 2013-2018. Market revenues and unit shipments are provided for all market segments.