News | March 28, 2007

Vendors Find Market Rollercoaster for CT Equipment

March 29, 2007 - The launch of the new top tier of computed tomography (CT) imaging equipment caused the North American CT imaging equipment market to lean towards double-digit growth rate in 2004 and 2005, though researchers say a slowdown is unavoidable due to an extended late-adopter phase for the 64-slice CT.

New analysis from Frost & Sullivan reveals that the market earned revenues of $1.57 billion in 2005 and estimates this to reach $2.39 billion in 2012. Vendors are now preparing the way for market assimilation of the next technological leap.

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