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Medical Ultrasound Devices: Technologies and Global

Medical Ultrasound Devices: Technologies and Global

The global market for medical ultrasound devices is expected to reach $9.9 billion by 2021 from $7.3 billion in 2016, rising at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.4% from 2016 through 2021.

This report provides:
An overview of the global markets for medical ultrasound devices
Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2015, estimates for 2016, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2021
Coverage of diagnostic acoustic sensors and opportunities in radiology, cardiology, obstetrics/gynecology, surgical, urology, musculoskeletal, and endoscopic areas
Identification of the basic components of the technology
Trends in the healthcare industry affecting the demand for sensors
A breakdown of technological developments and R&D
Profiles of leading manufacturers
Patent analysis


SCOPE OF THE REPORT

This BCC Research report focuses on the global market for medical ultrasound devices by geographic region and by market segment and provides an in-depth discussion and an analysis of the clinical applications of ultrasound equipment and a review of new and developing technology platforms.

This report also examines companies that are actively developing and marketing medical ultrasound devices around the world. Detailed tables and charts with sales forecasts and market share data are also included.

Medical ultrasound devices can be segmented by application/therapeutic area, i.e.:
Radiology/general imaging.
Cardiology.
Obstetrics/gynecology.
Vascular.
Urology.
Breast imaging.
Anesthesiology.
Thyroid imaging.
Other applications (includes hepatology, emergency care and ophthalmics, among others).
The ultrasound market is also segmented by technology, i.e.:
Diagnostic ultrasound.
Two-dimensional (2-D) ultrasound.
3-D and 4-D ultrasound.
Doppler ultrasound.
Therapeutic ultrasound.
High-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU).
Extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy.

CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION
INTRODUCTION TO THE REPORT
SCOPE OF THE REPORT
OBJECTIVES
METHODOLOGY
PRIMARY DATA AND INFORMATION GATHERING
SECONDARY DATA AND INFORMATION GATHERING
MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS AND MARKET FORECAST PREDICTION
ANALYST'S CREDENTIALS
RELATED BCC RESEARCH REPORTS
BCC RESEARCH WEBSITE
DISCLAIMER
CHAPTER 2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
SUMMARY TABLE GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, BY REGION, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
SUMMARY FIGURE GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, BY REGION, 2015-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
CHAPTER 3 INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND TO MEDICAL
ULTRASOUND DEVICES
MARKET OVERVIEW AND DEFINITIONS
WHAT IS ULTRASOUND IMAGING
MEDICAL ULTRASOUND TECHNOLOGY
DIFFERENT ULTRASOUND MODALITIES
MEDICAL ULTRASOUND AND THE HUMAN BODY
TABLE 1 ULTRASONIC PROPERTIES OF BIOLOGICAL MATERIALS
TABLE 2 BENEFITS OF MEDICAL ULTRASOUND IMAGING
TABLE 3 KEY ULTRASOUND SENSOR APPLICATIONS USED IN OBSTETRICS
AND GYNECOLOGY
TABLE 4 KEY ULTRASOUND SENSOR APPLICATIONS USED IN CARDIOLOGY
TABLE 5 ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN UROLOGY
APPLICATIONS OF MEDICAL ULTRASOUND
TABLE 6 CHARACTERISTICS OF FDA APPROVED MODES USED IN ULTRASOUND THERAPY
DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATIONS
TABLE 7 MEDICAL APPLICATIONS OF DIAGNOSTIC ULTRASOUND THERAPEUTIC APPLICATIONS
Thermal Medical Applications of Ultrasound
TABLE 8 REGULATORY APPROVAL FOR HIGH-INTENSITY FOCUSED ULTRASOUND (HIFU), BY REGION
Nonthermal Medical Applications of Ultrasound
MATERIALS USED IN ULTRASONIC TRANSDUCERS
TABLE 9 PROPERTIES OF PIEZOELECTRIC MATERIALS SUITABLE FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND APPLICATIONS
TABLE 10 KEY ADVANTAGES OF ZIRCONATE TITANATE IN MEDICAL ULTRASOUND SENSOR DESIGN
LATEST DEVELOPMENTS IN ULTRASOUND MATERIALS
Polyvinylidene Difluoride (PVDF)
TABLE 11 KEY ADVANTAGES OF PVDF AS AN ULTRASOUND SENSOR MATERIAL
Metamaterials
Organic Nanostructures
MAJOR TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCES AND DEVELOPMENTS IN ULTRASOUND
DIAGNOSTIC ULTRASOUND
Improvements in Image Quality
Advancements in Volumetric Ultrasound
Evolution of Microbubble Contrast Agents
Fusion Technologies
ZONE Sonography
Ultrasound Imaging from Molecules
3-D Haptic Shapes
Bone-Penetrating Ultrasound
Thermo Acoustic Enhanced UltraSound (TAEUS)
4-D Imaging with Color
Handheld Imaging Systems
Intelligent Fetal Imaging and Diagnosis Project, (iFind)
EMERGING TRENDS IN ULTRASOUND IMAGING
MORE MOBILITY
ENHANCEMENTS TO TRADITIONAL ULTRASOUND
INNOVATION CONTINUES
CHAPTER 4 OVERVIEW: GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND
DEVICES
INTRODUCTION
MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS
GLOBAL MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS
TABLE 12 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, BY REGION, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 1 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, BY REGION, 2015-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
GLOBAL MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS BY INDIVIDUAL REGION
FIGURE 2 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, BY REGION, 2015 (%)
North America
TABLE 13 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Europe
TABLE 14 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Asia-Pacific
TABLE 15 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Latin America
TABLE 16 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Middle East/Africa
TABLE 17 MIDDLE EAST/AFRICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
GLOBAL MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS BY INDIVIDUAL MARKET SEGMENTS
FIGURE 3 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, BY SEGMENT, 2015 ($ MILLIONS)
Cardiology Applications
TABLE 18 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN RADIOLOGY/GENERAL AND CARDIOLOGY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Obstetrics/Gynecology
TABLE 19 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN OBSTETRICS/GYNECOLOGY AND CARDIOVASCULAR APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Urology and Breast Imaging
TABLE 20 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN UROLOGY AND BREAST IMAGING APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Anesthesiology and Thyroid Imaging
TABLE 21 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN ANESTHESIOLOGY AND THYROID APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Other Applications
TABLE 22 GLOBAL MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN OTHER IMAGING APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS
Global Market Share Analysis
TABLE 23 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE OF MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, 2015 ($ MILLIONS/%)
FIGURE 4 GLOBAL MARKET SHARE OF MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, 2015 (%)
CHAPTER 5 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND
DEVICES
REGULATORY AND LEGISLATIVE REQUIREMENTS
UNITED STATES
FDA Medical Device Regulations
Regulatory Approval Process for Medical Ultrasound Devices
Diagnostic Ultrasound Devices
Regulation of Existing Imaging Technologies
Therapeutic Ultrasound Devices
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
The 2010 Affordable Care Act
Private Insurance
Summary of Health Insurance Coverage in the United States
FIGURE 5 PRIVATE HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE IN THE UNITED STATES AMONG PERSONS UNDER AGE 65, 2007-2011 (MILLIONS/%)
TABLE 24 PERSONAL HEALTHCARE EXPENDITURES: AGGREGATE AND PER CAPITA AMOUNTS, PERCENTAGE DISTRIBUTION AND ANNUAL PERCENTAGE CHANGE, BY SOURCE OF FUNDS, 2006-2018 ($ BILLIONS)
CANADA
MARKET DYNAMICS
MARKET DRIVERS
Technological Advances in Ultrasound Is a Major Market Driver in North America
Ultrasound Demand Is Increasing Due to the Aging Population in the North American Market
Growing Market Demand for Minimally Invasive Treatments Using Ultrasound
North American Ultrasound Market Driven by Growth in Point-of-Care (POC) Segment
Rising Incidence of Chronic and Lifestyle-Related Diseases in the North American Market
Evolution and Development of Point-of-Care Ultrasound
MARKET RESTRAINTS
Impact of the Patient Protection and the Affordable Care Act of 2010 on the U.S. Ultrasound Market
Lack of Skilled Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS) Professions in the United States
Increased Cost Sharing
MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS
NORTH AMERICAN MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS
TABLE 25 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 6 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, 2012-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
North American Market Revenue Analysis by Individual Country
TABLE 26 U.S. MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 27 CANADIAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
North American Market Revenue Analysis by Individual Market Segments
FIGURE 7 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, BY SEGMENT, 2015 ($ MILLIONS)
Radiological/General Imaging and Cardiology
TABLE 28 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN RADIOLOGY/GENERAL, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 29 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN CARDIOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Obstetrics/Gynecology and Cardiovascular
TABLE 30 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN OBSTETRICS/GYNECOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 31 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN CARDIOVASCULAR APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Urology and Breast Imaging
TABLE 32 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN UROLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 33 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN BREAST IMAGING, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Anesthesiology and Thyroid and Endocrinology
TABLE 34 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN ANESTHESIOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 35 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN THYROID APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Other Applications
TABLE 36 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN OTHER IMAGING APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS
NORTH AMERICA: MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS
TABLE 37 NORTH AMERICAN MARKET SHARE OF MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, 2015 ($ MILLIONS/%)
CHAPTER 6 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES
REGULATORY AND LEGISLATIVE REQUIREMENTS
(GENERAL) MEDICAL DEVICE DIRECTIVE, MDD (93/42/EEC)
ACTIVE IMPLANTABLE MEDICAL DEVICE DIRECTIVE, AIMDD (90/383/EEC)
IN VITRO DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL DEVICE DIRECTIVE, IVDMDD (98/79/EC)
PROPOSAL FOR CHANGES TO THE MEDICAL DEVICE DIRECTIVE, MDD (93/42/EEC)
THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION
MARKET DYNAMICS
MARKET DRIVERS
Point-of-Care Represents Fastest Growing Segment
Growing Aging Population in Europe
Technological Advances Herald New Era in Diagnostic Ultrasound
Services
Variety of Different and Specific Factors Influencing the Growth and
Development of the Ultrasound Market in Europe
MARKET RESTRAINTS
Consequences of the European Economic Crisis on Radiology
Austerity Measures Have Been Introduced throughout Europe.
Lack of Adequately Trained Sonographers in Europe
Increased Competitive Product Pricing and Mandatory Tendering
Regarded as a Major Market Restraint
MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS
EUROPEAN MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS
TABLE 38 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 8 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, 2012-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 9 EUROPEAN MARKET SHARE OF MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, BY COUNTRY, 2015 (%)
EUROPEAN MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS BY SELECTED INDIVIDUAL
COUNTRY
France and Germany
TABLE 39 FRANCE'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 40 GERMANY'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Italy and Spain
TABLE 41 ITALY'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 42 SPAIN'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
United Kingdom and the Benelux Countries
TABLE 43 UNITED KINGDOM'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 44 SCANDINAVIA'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 45 BENELUX'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 46 AUSTRIA'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 47 REST OF EUROPE'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
EUROPEAN MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS BY INDIVIDUAL MARKET
SEGMENTS
Radiology/General and Cardiology
FIGURE 10 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, BY SEGMENT, 2015 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 48 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN RADIOLOGY/GENERAL, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 49 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN CARDIOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Obstetrics/Gynecology and Cardiovascular
TABLE 50 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN OBSTETRICS/GYNECOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 51 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN CARDIOVASCULAR APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Urology and Breast Imaging
TABLE 52 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN UROLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 53 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN BREAST IMAGING, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Anesthesiology and Thyroid Imaging
TABLE 54 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN ANESTHESIOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 55 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN THYROID APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Other Imaging Applications
TABLE 56 EUROPEAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN OTHER IMAGING APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS OF EUROPE'S SUPPLIERS
TABLE 57 EUROPEAN MARKET SHARE OF MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, 2015 ($ MILLIONS/%)
CHAPTER 7 ASIA-PACIFIC MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES
JAPAN
REGULATORY AND LEGISLATIVE REQUIREMENTS
TABLE 58 OVERVIEW OF PHARMACEUTICAL AFFAIRS LAW (PAL) AND JAPANESE MEDICAL DEVICES NOMENCLATURE (JMDN) CODES AND RELATED CODES ACCORDING TO THE EU MDD
Marketing Authorization System
Device Reimbursement
TABLE 59 REIMBURSEMENT CATEGORIES: JAPAN
CHINA
OVERVIEW OF CHINA'S HEALTHCARE SYSTEM
FIGURE 11 THE CHINESE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM
Healthcare Reforms
The New Rural Cooperative Medical Care System (NRCMCS)
The Urban Residents Healthcare Insurance Scheme
Healthcare Institutions
TABLE 60 NUMBER OF HEALTHCARE INSTITUTIONS IN CHINA, BY OWNERSHIP, 2010
Hospital Resources
TABLE 61 TOTAL NUMBER OF HOSPITALS BY RANKING IN CHINA, 2010
China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA)
Regulations of Medical Devices
INDIA
OVERVIEW OF THE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM
National Level
State Level
Regional Level
District Level
Subdivision/Taluka Level
Community Level
Primary Health Center's (PHC) Level
Sub Health Center (SHC) Level
TABLE 62 OVERVIEW OF HEALTHCARE IN INDIA
HOSPITAL RESOURCES
POPULATION STATISTICS
SOUTH KOREA
MARKET DYNAMICS
MARKET DRIVERS
Aging Demographics in Japan
Political Initiatives to Revitalization the Medical Device Market
Westernized Lifestyle Increase Cardiovascular Problems in the
Asia-Pacific Region
Growth in the Indian Market
Strengthening Distribution Networks in APAC by Ultrasound
Manufacturers
The Impact of the Chinese Government’s 2012 Healthcare Reform
Plan on the Ultrasound Market
MARKET RESTRAINTS
China
India
Japan
MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS FOR ASIA-PACIFIC
TABLE 63 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 12 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, 2012-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 13 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET SHARE OF MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, BY COUNTRY, 2015 (%)
ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS BY SELECTED INDIVIDUAL
COUNTRY
China
TABLE 64 CHINA'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Japan
TABLE 65 JAPAN'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
India
TABLE 66 INDIA'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
South Korea
TABLE 67 SOUTH KOREA'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Taiwan
TABLE 68 TAIWAN'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Rest of Asia-Pacific
TABLE 69 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS BY INDIVIDUAL MARKET
SEGMENTS
FIGURE 14 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, BY SEGMENT, 2015 ($ MILLIONS)
General Radiology and Cardiology
TABLE 70 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN GENERAL RADIOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 71 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN CARDIOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Obstetrics and Gynecology
TABLE 72 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Cardiovascular
TABLE 73 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN CARDIOVASCULAR APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Urology
TABLE 74 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN UROLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Breast Imaging
TABLE 75 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN BREAST IMAGING, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Anesthesiology Applications
TABLE 76 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN ANESTHESIOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Thyroids
TABLE 77 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN THYROID APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Other Uses of Ultrasound Application
TABLE 78 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN OTHER IMAGING APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS
TABLE 79 ASIA-PACIFIC'S MARKET SHARE OF MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, 2015 ($ MILLIONS/%)
CHAPTER 8 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND
DEVICES
BRAZIL
BACKGROUND
REGULATORY AND LEGISLATIVE REQUIREMENTS
MARKET ENTRY AND REIMBURSEMENT OF MEDICAL DEVICES IN BRAZIL
ARGENTINA
BACKGROUND
GOVERNMENT-FUNDED PUBLIC HEALTH SECTOR
Social Health Insurance Sector
PRIVATE SECTOR
REGULATORY AND LEGISLATIVE REQUIREMENTS
MEXICO
LEGISLATION AND REGULATIONS GOVERNING MEDICAL DEVICES IN MEXICO
HEALTH INSURANCE STRUCTURE IN MEXICO
MARKET DYNAMICS
MARKET DRIVERS
Significant Market Growth Opportunities in Brazil
Expansion of Healthcare Opportunities in Mexico
Introduction of Tax-Funded Universal Health Coverage throughout Latin
America
Anticipated Increase in the Burden of Cardiovascular Disease in Central and Latin America
MARKET RESTRAINTS
Diverse Regulatory Environment Constrains Latin American Medical
Device Market
Challenges Associated with Local Business Practices and Cultural
Conditions in Brazil
Issues Associated with the Distribution of Medical Devices in Latin
America
Pricing Issues
LATIN AMERICAN MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS
TABLE 80 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 15 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, 2012-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 16 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET SHARE OF MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, BY COUNTRY, 2015 (%)
Market Revenue Analysis by Individual Country in Latin America
TABLE 81 ARGENTINA'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 82 BRAZIL'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 83 CHILE'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 84 MEXICO'S MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 85 REST OF CENTRAL AND LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Market Revenue Analysis by Individual Market Segments in Latin
America
FIGURE 17 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, BY SEGMENT, 2015 ($ MILLIONS)
General Radiology Applications
TABLE 86 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN GENERAL RADIOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Cardiology
TABLE 87 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN CARDIOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Obstetrics and Gynecology
TABLE 88 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Cardiovascular
TABLE 89 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN CARDIOVASCULAR APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Urology
TABLE 90 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN UROLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Breast Imaging
TABLE 91 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN BREAST IMAGING, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Anesthesiology Applications
TABLE 92 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN ANESTHESIOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Thyroid Applications
TABLE 93 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN THYROID APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Other Imaging Applications
TABLE 94 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN OTHER IMAGING APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
LATIN AMERICAN MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS
TABLE 95 LATIN AMERICAN MARKET SHARE OF MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, 2015 ($ MILLIONS/%)
CHAPTER 9 MIDDLE EAST/AFRICA MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND
DEVICES
INTRODUCTION
SOUTH AFRICA
REGIONAL REGULATIONS, LEGISLATION AND REIMBURSEMENT IN THE MIDDLE EAST/AFRICA
Medical Device Regulatory Requirements in South Africa
Health Insurance Structure in South Africa
Reimbursement of Medical Devices in South Africa
SAUDI ARABIA
THE PUBLIC HEALTHCARE SYSTEM
Primary Healthcare Services
Secondary and Tertiary Healthcare Services
FIGURE 18 CURRENT STRUCTURE OF THE HEALTHCARE SECTORS IN SAUDI ARABIA
FIGURE 19 TOTAL NUMBER OF HOSPITALS IN SAUDI ARABIA, 2012 (NO.)
The Private Healthcare Sector
MEDICAL DEVICE REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS IN SAUDI ARABIA
HEALTH INSURANCE STRUCTURE IN SAUDI ARABIA
MARKET DYNAMICS
MARKET DRIVERS
Encouraging Signs that Africa's Medical Device Market Is Growing
Substantial Financial Support for Healthcare in Saudi Arabia
South Africa's Political Stability and Improved Economic Outlook Helps
Support Growth in Healthcare Market
Low-Cost Teleradiology for Community-Based and Rural Ultrasound
Settings
MARKET RESTRAINTS
Limited Infrastructure Capacity
Inherent Political and Economic Issues Constrain the Provision of
Healthcare in Africa
Poor Distribution Structure and Networks in Africa
Medical Tourism to India for African Patient Requiring High-Frequency
Ultrasound for Prostate Cancer
MARKET REVENUE ANALYSIS IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA
TABLE 96 MIDDLE EAST/AFRICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 20 MIDDLE EAST/AFRICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, 2012-2021 ($ MILLIONS)
FIGURE 21 MIDDLE EAST/AFRICAN MARKET SHARE OF MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, 2015 (%)
Market Revenue Analysis by Individual Country in the Middle East and
Africa
TABLE 97 MIDDLE EAST MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 98 AFRICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Market Revenue Analysis by Individual Market Segments in the Middle
East and Africa
FIGURE 22 MIDDLE EAST/AFRICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, BY SEGMENT, 2015 ($ MILLIONS)
General Radiology and Cardiology
TABLE 99 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN RADIOLOGY/GENERAL, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Cardiology
TABLE 100 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN CARDIOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Obstetrics and Gynecology
TABLE 101 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Cardiovascular Applications
TABLE 102 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN CARDIOVASCULAR APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Urology
TABLE 103 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN UROLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Breast Imaging
TABLE 104 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN BREAST IMAGING, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Anesthesiology Applications
TABLE 105 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN ANESTHESIOLOGY, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
Thyroid Applications
TABLE 106 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN THYROID APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
TABLE 107 MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICAN MARKET FOR MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES USED IN OTHER IMAGING APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2021 ($ MILLIONS)
MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA
TABLE 108 MIDDLE EAST/AFRICAN MARKET SHARE OF MEDICAL ULTRASOUND DEVICES, 2015 ($ MILLIONS/%)
CHAPTER 10 COMPANY PROFILES
ALPINION MEDICAL SYSTEMS
ANALOGIC CORPORATION (BK ULTRASOUND)
CARESTREAM HEALTH INC.
CHISON MEDICAL IMAGING CO. LTD.
ECHO MEDICAL CONTROL (ECM)
ESAOTE S.P.A
FUKUDA DENSHI CO. LTD.
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY
HITACHI MEDICAL CORPORATION
KALAMED GMBH MEDICAL SYSTEMS
MEDISONO LLC
MINDRAY
NEUSOFT MEDICAL
PHILIPS HEALTHCARE COMPANY
SAMSUNG MEDISON
SHANTOU INSTITUTE OF ULTRASONIC INSTRUMENTS CO. LTD. (SIUI)
SHENZHEN LANDWIND INDUSTRY CO., LTD,
SIEMENS
SONACARE MEDICAL
SONOSITE INC. (FUJIFILM)
TELEMED LDT
TERASON (TERATECH CORPORATION)
TOMTEC IMAGING SYSTEMS GMBH
TOSHIBA CORPORATION
VOLCANO (PHILIPS MEDICAL)
CHAPTER 11 CONTACT DETAILS AND ACRONYMS
COMPANY ADDRESSES AND CONTACT DETAILS
TABLE 109 COMPANIES
COMMONLY USED ACRONYMS IN ULTRASOUND

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