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Assessing Ultrasound's Market Potential within Emerging Clinical Points of Care

Assessing Ultrasound's Market Potential within Emerging Clinical Points of Care

Primary interviews were conducted with key industry experts and regulatory authorities. Designations of interviewed participants include chief executive officers, marketing managers, directors, and vice presidents.

Secondary research sources such as the in-house Frost & Sullivan database, Frost & Sullivan’s Decision Support Database, company annual reports, scientific journals, and industry-related articles have been utilized.

The objective of the research service is to present a comprehensive analysis of the ultra-sound market with respect to market potential and key market dynamics.

The study also covers factors driving the growth, challenges affecting the industry, and opportunities within the total market and the segments as estimated for the forecast period.

The study period is 2013 to 2019, with 2014 as the base year and 2015 to 2019 as the forecast period.

About this report

The growth of the ultrasound market is driven by the emerging clinical segment, as the established clinical segment has reached a saturation stage in select regions of NA and Western Europe. Growing awareness about the harmful effects of radiation exposure from other imaging modalities and delivery of sonogram services at the site of patients who are immobile are driving the uptake of ultrasound systems. This research service is based on the findings of secondary and primary research. The analysis includes market dynamics, revenue forecasts, market share, and competitive structure. The market has been defined for the base year 2014 and forecasts have been provided until 2019.


  • Methodology
  • Executive Summary
    • Executive Summary-Key Findings
    • Study Rationale
    • Study Scope and Key Objectives
    • Market Engineering Measurements
    • New Market Opportunities
    • CEO's Perspective
    • Three Big Predictions
  • Total Market Overview
    • Market Definition and Segmentation
    • Total Market Snapshot-Market Overview
    • Total Market Snapshot-Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Total Ultrasound Market: Market Engineering Measurements, Global*, 2014
    • Total Market Snapshot-Revenue and Unit Shipment by Region
    • Total Market Snapshot-Total Unit Shipment Forecast
      • Table Total Ultrasound Market: Unit Shipment Forecast, Global*, 2013-2019
    • Total Market Snapshot-Total Revenue Forecast
      • Table Total Ultrasound Market: Revenue Forecast, Global*, 2013-2019
    • Total Market Snapshot-Revenue and Unit Shipment by Ultrasound Segments
    • Total Market Snapshot-Established Segment Unit Shipment Forecast
      • Table Established Clinical Segment: Unit Shipment Forecast, Global*, 2013-2019
    • Total Market Snapshot-Established Segment Revenue Forecast
      • Table Established Clinical Segment: Revenue Forecast, Global*, 2013-2019
      • Table Emerging Clinical Segment: Unit Shipment Forecast, Global*, 2013-2019
    • Total Market Snapshot-Emerging Segment Revenue Forecast
      • Table Emerging Clinical Segment: Revenue Forecast, Global*, 2013-2019
    • Total Market Snapshot-Regional Findings
    • Total Market Snapshot-Market Impact of the Emerging Segment
  • Market Trends
    • Technology Trends
    • Clinical Trends
  • Competitive Playbook
    • Competitive Environment
    • Competitive Landscape
    • Competitive Landscape-Regional Analysis
    • Product Mapping by Clinical Segments
  • Regional Analysis-Ultrasound Market in North America
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Market Overview
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Key Drivers Explained
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Key Restraints Explained
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Forecast Assumptions and Discussion
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Unit Shipment Forecast
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Unit Shipment Forecast, NA, 2013-2019
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Revenue Forecast
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Revenue Forecast, NA, 2013-2019
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Market Metrics of Established Segments
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Market Analysis of Established Segments
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Established Segment Unit Shipment Forecast
      • Table Established Clinical Segment: Unit Shipment Forecast, NA, 2013-2019
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Established Segment Revenue Forecast
      • Table Established Clinical Segment: Revenue Forecast, NA, 2013-2019
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Market Metrics of Emerging Segments
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Market Analysis of Emerging Segments
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Emerging Segment Unit Shipment Forecast
      • Table Emerging Clinical Segment: Unit Shipment Forecast, NA, 2013-2019
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Emerging Segment Revenue Forecast
      • Table Emerging Clinical Segment: Unit Shipment Forecast, NA, 2013-2019
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Market Share Analysis of Competitors
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Percent Revenue Share Analysis of Top 3 Companies, NA, 2014
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Percent Unit Shipment Share Analysis of Top 3 Companies, NA, 2014
    • NA Ultrasound Market-Market Impact of the Emerging Segment
  • Regional Analysis-Ultrasound Market in Latin America
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Market Overview
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Key Drivers Explained
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Key Restraints Explained
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Forecast Assumptions and Discussion
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Unit Shipment Forecast
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Unit Shipment Forecast, LA, 2013-2019
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Revenue Forecast
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Revenue Forecast, LA, 2013-2019
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Market Metrics of Established Segments
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Market Analysis of Established Segments
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Established Segment Unit Shipment Forecast
      • Table Established Clinical Segment: Unit Shipment Forecast, LA, 2013-2019
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Established Segment Revenue Forecast
      • Table Established Clinical Segment: Revenue Forecast, LA, 2013-2019
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Market Metrics of Emerging Segments
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Market Analysis of Emerging Segments
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Emerging Segment Unit Shipment Forecast
      • Table Emerging Clinical Segment: Unit Shipment Forecast, LA, 2013-2019
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Emerging Segment Revenue Forecast
      • Table Emerging Clinical Segment: Unit Shipment Forecast, LA, 2013-2019
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Market Share Analysis of Competitors
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Percent Revenue Share Analysis of Top 3 Companies, LA, 2014
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Percent Unit Shipment Share Analysis of Top 3 Companies, LA, 2014
    • LA Ultrasound Market-Market Impact of Emerging Segment Ultrasound
  • Regional Analysis-Ultrasound Market in Western Europe
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Market Overview
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Key Drivers Explained
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Key Restraints Explained
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Forecast Assumptions and Discussion
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Unit Shipment Forecast
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Unit Shipment Forecast, WE, 2013-2019
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Revenue Forecast
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Revenue Forecast, WE, 2013-2019
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Market Metrics of Established Segments
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Market Analysis of Established Segments
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Established Segment Unit Shipment Forecast
      • Table Established Clinical Segment: Unit Shipment Forecast, WE, 2013-2019
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Established Segment Revenue Forecast
      • Table Established Clinical Segment: Revenue Forecast, WE, 2013-2019
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Market Metrics of Emerging Segments
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Market Analysis of Emerging Segments
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Emerging Segment Unit Shipment Forecast
      • Table Emerging Clinical Segment: Unit Shipment Forecast, WE, 2013-2019
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Emerging Segment Revenue Forecast
      • Table Emerging Clinical Segment: Revenue Forecast, WE, 2013-2019
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Market Share Analysis of Competitors
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Percent Revenue Share Analysis of Top 3 Companies, WE, 2014
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Percent Unit Shipment Share Analysis of Top 3 Companies, WE, 2014
    • WE Ultrasound Market-Market Impact of Emerging Segment Ultrasound
  • Regional Analysis-Ultrasound Market in APAC (Select Countries)
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Market Overview
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Key Drivers Explained
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Key Restraints Explained
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Forecast Assumptions and Discussion
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Unit Shipment Forecast
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Unit Shipment Forecast, APAC, 2013-2019
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Revenue Forecast
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Revenue Forecast, APAC, 2013-2019
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Market Metrics of Established Segments
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Market Analysis of Established Segments
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Established Segment Unit Shipment Forecast
      • Table Established Clinical Segment: Unit Shipment Forecast, APAC, 2013-2019
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Established Segment Revenue Forecast
      • Table Established Clinical Segment: Revenue Forecast, APAC, 2013-2019
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Market Metrics of Emerging Segments
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Market Analysis of Emerging Segments
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Emerging Segment Unit Shipment Forecast
      • Table Emerging Clinical Segment: Unit Shipment Forecast, APAC, 2013-2019
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Emerging Segment Revenue Forecast
      • Table Established Clinical Segment: Revenue Forecast, APAC, 2013-2019
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Market Share Analysis of Competitors
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Percent Revenue Share Analysis of Top 3 Companies, APAC, 2014
      • Table Ultrasound Market: Percent Unit Shipment Share Analysis of Top 3 Companies, APAC, 2014
    • APAC Ultrasound Market-Market Impact of Emerging Segment Ultrasound
  • The Last Word
    • The Last Word-3 Big Predictions
    • The Last Word-Discussion
  • Appendix
    • List of Market Participants
    • Market Engineering Methodology

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