DOTmed Home MRI Oncology Ultrasound Molecular Imaging X-Ray Cardiology Health IT Business Affairs
News Home Parts & Service Operating Room CT Women's Health Proton Therapy Endoscopy HTMs Mobile Imaging
SEARCH
Current Location:
>
> This Story


Log in or Register to rate this News Story
Forward Printable StoryPrint Comment

 

MRI Homepage

Siemens Healthineers collaborates with Houston Methodist Hospital Will provide advanced angio, MR, CT, molecular imaging and ultrasound technology

MR imaging shows significant brain differences in autism patients Researchers gain better understanding of the disorder

Researchers leverage PET and MR to uncover serotonin's role in Alzheimer's Is it the cause or effect?

Shared Imaging provides mobile imaging systems to Kelsey-Seybold Clinic for monthly fee "Functional service" business model

UK and German universities to install MEG systems New brain imaging system records healthy and pathological brain signals

Louisiana hospitals deploy Synaptive's BrightMatter technology Builds on earlier investments in neuroscience

FDA clears Stimwave's peripheral nerve stimulator system for full-body MR exams StimQ is 5 percent the size of competitor systems

'Glaring void' in diagnostics prompts 3-D MR solution for life-threatening births Researchers show 86 percent accuracy in diagnosing the problem

New Chinese vehicle brings MR to remote regions Chiying A30 was developed and produced by XBO Medical Systems

GE Healthcare gets FDA nod for SIGNA Premier MR system Wide bore 3T system is aimed at neurology and oncology

Neurosurgical is the largest segment

Growth of outpatient settings will drive U.S. surgical navigation systems market: report

by Lauren Dubinsky , Senior Reporter
The U.S. surgical navigation systems market will be heavily driven by the expansion of outpatient settings between 2016 and 2020, according to a new Technavio report.

It's expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of almost 6 percent during that time frame.

Story Continues Below Advertisement

Streamline Your Radiology Workflow with RamSoft's PowerServer RIS/PACS

The PowerServer RIS/PACS is a single database application, essential to reducing redundant work, limiting manual data entry, and increasing consistency throughout healthcare practices. Click to learn how it will help you improve patient care and more.



There has been a spike in the number of ambulatory surgical centers where complex spinal surgeries can be performed with the surgical navigation systems. The procedures are preprogrammed into the systems and then performed with the assistance of a surgeon.

Other drivers of the market are the popularity of minimally-invasive surgery, new applications for surgical navigation systems, and vendors' marketing strategies. Because of this growing demand, manufacturers are working on portable, lightweight systems.

Courtesy of Technavio

Neurosurgical navigation systems for cranial tumors and neurological disorders make up the largest segment of the market. Frameless stereotaxy and MR image-guided navigation are being used more to obtain brain biopsies for tumor resection procedures.

Orthopedic surgical navigation systems represent the second largest segment of the market. These systems are ideal for joint arthroplasty, total hip arthroplasty total shoulder arthroplasty, limb-salvage techniques and fracture surgeries.

A growing number of patients are undergoing knee replacements, according to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. The rate has risen by 120 percent over a 10-year period and the number of hip replacement cases has also doubled over the same period.

The newest and fastest-growing portion of the market is the ENT surgical navigation segment. These systems are used for performing procedures on optic nerves, blood vessels, eyes and the nasal region.

The systems are becoming a popular option for ENT procedures at ASCs. In 2015, 92 percent of the ear and 87 percent of the nasal surgeries were performed in ASCs, according to the report.

The top vendors in the market are GE Healthcare, Medtronic, Stryker, Brainlab and B. Braun Melsungen.

MRI Homepage


You Must Be Logged In To Post A Comment

Advertise
Increase Your
Brand Awareness
Auctions + Private Sales
Get The
Best Price
Buy Equipment/Parts
Find The
Lowest Price
Daily News
Read The
Latest News
Directory
Browse All
DOTmed Users
Ethics on DOTmed
View Our
Ethics Program
Gold Parts Vendor Program
Receive PH
Requests
Gold Service Dealer Program
Receive RFP/PS
Requests
Healthcare Providers
See all
HCP Tools
Jobs/Training
Find/Fill
A Job
Parts Hunter +EasyPay
Get Parts
Quotes
Recently Certified
View Recently
Certified Users
Recently Rated
View Recently
Certified Users
Rental Central
Rent Equipment
For Less
Sell Equipment/Parts
Get The
Most Money
Service Technicians Forum
Find Help
And Advice
Simple RFP
Get Equipment
Quotes
Virtual Trade Show
Find Service
For Equipment
Access and use of this site is subject to the terms and conditions of our LEGAL NOTICE & PRIVACY NOTICE
Property of and Proprietary to DOTmed.com, Inc. Copyright ©2001-2017 DOTmed.com, Inc.
ALL RIGHTS RESERVED