Global Portable X-ray and CT Scan Devices Market 2015-2019
About Portable X-ray and CT Scan Devices
Portable X-ray and CT scan devices are used for patients who are immobile or have limited mobility because of various reasons. Portable X-ray and CT scan devices are wireless communication interface devices that have a long battery life and have the ability to share data. Portable X-ray and CT scan devices are capable of communicating using various types of networks such as WLAN, WMAN, WPAN, and WWAN. These devices use semiconductor technology. They are capable of monitoring patients and providing therapy, imaging, and diagnostics. The device is paired with a PACS machine attached to a computer with or without a wire (wireless), which enables it to capture and view images instantly. These devices help in tracking patients' health and provide a platform for maintaining and updating health records. Thus, advanced portable X-ray and CT scan devices have much to offer in terms of monitoring and treatment, especially in the home care environment.
TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Portable X-ray and CT Scan Devices market to grow at a CAGR of 7.51 percent over the period 2014-2019.
Covered in this Report
This report covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the Global Portable X-ray and CT Scan Devices market for the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, the report has taken into consideration the revenue generated from the sales of portable X-ray and CT scan devices. The report also presents the vendor landscape and a corresponding detailed analysis of the top seven vendors in the Global Portable X-ray and CT Scan Devices market. The vendor landscape in this report focuses on the vendors that provide new and technologically advanced portable devices. In addition, it discusses the major drivers that influence the growth of the market. The report also outlines the challenges faced by the vendors and the market at large, as well as the key trends emerging in the market.
TechNavio's report, Global Portable X-ray and CT Scan Devices Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the EMEA and APAC regions; it also covers the Global Portable X-ray and CT Scan Devices market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market. Key Regions
TechNavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Portable X-ray and CT Scan Devices Market 2015-2019
TechNavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Portable X-ray and CT Scan Devices Market: Aribex Inc., Hitachi Medical Corp., GE Healthcare, MinXray Inc., Philips Healthcare, Siemens Healthcare and Varian Medical Systems Inc.
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Accuray, ASAHI Roentgen, BrainLab, Bruker, Carestream, CMR Naviscan, CurveBeam, DDD-Diagnostic, Mediso, Neurologica, NeuSoft, Sterne Medical, Toshiba and Xoran.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio’s team said: “The introduction of wireless technologies is a major trend in the market. Advances in technology have resulted in the development of next-generation innovative devices with increased mobility, connectivity and portability, which is expected to influence the market growth.”
According to the report, increasing elderly population is a key driver in the market. Elderly people are more susceptible to various diseases like cardiovascular diseases, diabetes and high blood pressure. Therefore, they prefer receiving medical treatment at their home as it is less time consuming and helps avoid inconveniences caused by hospital visits.
Further, the report states that portable X-ray and CT scan devices are vulnerable to security breaches, which has become a major challenge. Connectivity to medical devices that have tainted data can corrupt the medical data collected by the portable medical devices.
Aribex, GE Healthcare, Hitachi Medical , MinXray, Philips Healthcare, Siemens Healthcare, Varian Medical Systems , Accuray, ASAHI Roentgen, BrainLab, Bruker , Carestream, CMR Naviscan, CurveBeam, DDD-Diagnostic, Mediso, Neurologica,NeuSoft, Toshiba