News | June 07, 2013

Toshiba Ultrasound Achieves 28 Percent Business Growth

Aplio 500 and 300 systems drive 52 percent growth in radiology, according to Klein Biomedical Consultants

June 7, 2013 — Led by the launch of the Aplio 500 and Aplio 300 ultrasound systems, Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc. saw a 28 percent U.S. ultrasound business growth in 2012, far exceeding the industry’s 3 percent, according to Klein Biomedical Consultants Inc.’s industry report published in April 2013.

“Toshiba developed significant momentum in 2012, achieving a radiology business growth of 52 percent, to go along with its impressive overall performance,” said Harvey Klein, Ph.D., Klein Biomedical Consultants Inc. “We also conduct a competitive assessment of ultrasound manufacturers based on 31 different criteria, like company reputation, financial condition, products, marketing, service and others. Toshiba made the largest jump of any of the 11 major companies in the industry, finishing third, a testament to its product portfolio and corporate strength.”

For more information: www.medical.toshiba.com

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