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The World Market for Ultrasound Systems (Traditional, Portable, Handheld, Therapeutic Category Markets)

The World Market for Ultrasound Systems (Traditional, Portable, Handheld, Therapeutic Category Markets)

The World Market for Ultrasound Systems assesses the current and potential global opportunities for medical ultrasound systems in terms of sales, manufacturer revenues, traditional and non-traditional system sales, world and US handheld sales, world and US portable medical ultrasound sales, and US sales for 2015-2020. The global and US Ob/Gyn and breast ultrasound systems market for 2015-2020 are detailed as well.

Sales for the world market will continue growing. The report provides sales data for the European, Chinese, Brazilian, Asia Pacific (APAC) and rest of world markets for 2015-2020.

GE Healthcare, Hitachi, Philips, Shimadzu, and Siemens are among the manufacturers discussed in the competitor analysis.


  • Executive Summary
    • ULTRASOUND OVERVIEW
      • Unparalleled Value
      • Some Challenges
    • WORLD MARKET SUMMARY
      • Table World Market for Medical Ultrasound Systems 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ billions)
    • METHODOLOGY
    • Introduction
    • ULTRASOUND
      • The Future of Ultrasound
    • 3D/4D
    • HANDHELD DISRUPTION
    • A VARIETY OF SETTINGS
      • Table Applications for Medical Ultrasound
      • Obstetrics and Gynecology
      • Ectopic Pregnancies
      • Breast
      • Automated Breast Ultrasound
      • Abdominal
      • Skeletal
      • Complement to MRI Diagnostic
      • Prostate
      • Point of Care
      • Head and Neck
      • Urology
  • Advances and Trends
    • WIRELESS AND MOBILITY
      • Prehospital
    • NEW TECHNIQUES
      • Elastography
      • Reducing Unnecessary Breast Biopsies
    • VARIOUS ENHANCEMENTS TO ULTRASOUND
    • CARDIAC ADVANCES
    • UROLOGY AND ULTRASOUND
    • EMBRYOS
    • BIOMARKERS
      • Optimizing Drug Development
    • POC GROWTH
  • Competing Modalities
    • MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING
    • RADIOGRAPHY
    • COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY
      • Table Key Differences between CT and Ultrasound
  • Key Challenges and Issues
    • THE OBESITY ISSUE
    • INTERPRETATION CHALLENGES
    • ENGINEERING ISSUES
    • CONTRAST AGENTS
  • Market Developments
    • ULTRASOUND COMPARABLE TO MAMMOGRAPHY
    • EMG WORKSTATION
    • TABLET-SIZED DEVICES
    • CT-ULTRASOUND FUSION SYSTEM RECEIVES CLEARANCE
    • OVARIAN CANCER DIAGNOSIS
    • TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP
    • STROKE ID
    • NEW PLATFORM
    • HANDHELD SUBSURFACE IMAGING
    • NEW HITACHI SYSTEMS
    • ELASTOGRAPHY IMAGING
    • HANDHELD ULTRASOUND FOR GUIDANCE
    • ANATOMICALLY INTELLIGENT ULTRASOUND TOOL
    • IMPROVING MATERNAL HEALTH
    • REDUCE TESTING NEED
    • GLOBAL DISTRIBUTOR
    • HANDHELD BLADDER SCANNER
    • 3D IMAGING CATHETER
    • CLOUD-BASED TELEHEALTH
    • SOFTWARE-DRIVEN IMAGING
    • SMART ULTRASOUND
    • TARGETING OBESE PATIENTS
    • PREMIUM ULTRASOUND
    • KNEE MOTION
    • NEW PLAQUE TECHNIQUE
    • LOCALIZATION
  • Markets
    • Table Worldwide Medical Ultrasound Installed Base Units, 2015
    • Table Number of Ultrasound Scans in US and Rest of World, 2015
    • MARKET DRIVERS
      • Point of Care
      • Portables, Handhelds, and Carts
    • MARKET GROWTH
      • New Opportunities
        • Table Leading Competitors' Market Share of the Worldwide Medical Ultrasound Market, 2015
        • Table Acquisitions and Mergers in the Medical Ultrasound Industry
    • FORECASTS
      • Table World Market for Medical Ultrasound Systems, 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ billions)
      • Table World Market for Medical Ultrasound Systems, 2015-2020 Revenues in Billions
    • OB/GYN
      • Table World Ob/Gyn Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ billions)
      • Table World Ob/Gyn Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020 Revenues in Billions
      • Table US Ob/Gyn Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ billions)
      • Table US Ob/Gyn Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020 Revenues in $ Billions
    • BREAST
      • Table World Breast Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ billions)
      • Table World Breast Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020 Revenues in Billions
      • Table US Breast Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ billions)
      • Table US Breast Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020 Revenues in Billions
    • TRADITIONAL AND NON-TRADITIONAL MARKETS
      • Table Traditional and Non-Traditional Ultrasound System Markets, 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ billions)
      • Table Traditional and Non-Traditional Ultrasound System Markets, 2015-2020 Revenues in Billions (Traditional, blue; Non-Traditional, white)
    • HANDHELD AND PORTABLE SYSTEMS
      • Table World and US Handheld Medical Ultrasound Markets, 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ millions)
      • Table World and US Handheld Medical Ultrasound Markets, 2015-2020 Revenues in $ Millions (blue, World; white, US)
      • Table World and US Portable Medical Ultrasound Markets, 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ billions)
      • Table World and US Portable Medical Ultrasound Markets, 2015-2020 Revenues in $ Billions (blue, World; white, US)
    • GEOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS
      • US
        • Table US Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ billions)
        • Table US Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020 Revenues in Billions
        • Table US Ultrasound System Hospital Installations, 2015
        • Table US Ultrasound System Non-Hospital Installations, 2015
      • Europe
        • Table European Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ billions)
        • Table European Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020 Revenues in Billions
      • China
        • Table Chinese Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ billions)
        • Table Chinese Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020 Revenues in Billions
      • Brazil
        • Table Brazilian Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ billions)
        • Table Brazilian Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020 Revenues in $ Billions
      • APAC
        • Table APAC Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ billions)
        • Table APAC Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020 Revenues in $ Billions
      • Rest of World
        • Table Rest of World Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020, Revenues (in $ billions)
        • Table Rest of World Ultrasound Systems Market, 2015-2020 Revenues in Billions
  • Corporate Profiles
    • ALPINION MEDICAL SYSTEMS
    • AMERICAN MEDICAL DESIGN
    • ANALOGIC CORP.
    • BENQ MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY CORP.
    • BIOMEDICOM
    • BMV TECHNOLOGY CO. LTD
    • CARESTREAM HEALTH INC.
    • CEPHASONICS
    • CHISON
    • ECARE
    • ECHOSON SA
    • ESAOTE SPA
    • FUJIFILM MEDICAL SYSTEMS USA INC.
    • FUKUDA DENSHI CO. LTD.
    • GE HEALTHCARE
    • HITACHI ALOKA MEDICAL LTD.
    • IMORGON MEDICAL
    • JIANGSU TONGREN MEDICAL ELECTRONIC TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    • KONICA MINOLTA INC.
    • LJB DEVELOPMENT INC.
    • MEDGYN
    • MEDISTIM SA
    • MOBISANTE INC.
    • NEUSOFT CORP.
    • PHILIPS HEALTHCARE
    • SAMSUNG MEDISON
    • SHENZHEN BESTMAN INSTRUMENT CO., LTD.
    • SHIMADZU CORP.
    • SIEMENS HEALTHCARE
    • SIGNOSTICS LTD.
    • SONOSCAPE
    • SONOSCANNER
    • SONOSITE INC.
    • SPECTROMED
    • TELEMED
    • TERASON ULTRASOUND
    • TOMTEC IMAGING SYSTEMS GMBH
    • TOSHIBA AMERICA MEDICAL SYSTEMS
    • TRIVITRON
    • ULTRASONIX MEDICAL CORP.
    • ULTRASOUND TECHNOLOGIES LTD.
    • VERATHON INC.
    • VOLCANO CORP.
    • WUHAN ZONCARE BIO-MEDICAL ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    • ZONARE MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC.
      • Table Selected Companies in the Ultrasound Market, 2016

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