USA PET Imaging Market Report 2016 - Development of PET, Reimbursement, Current Provision, Utilization of PET & Market Evolution - Research and Markets

May 05, 2016, 06:10 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, May 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Market Report for PET Imaging in the USA" report to their offering. 
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This report provides information on the current Positron Emission Tomography (PET) scanner and cyclotron install base in the USA market. Along with the current known number of PET scanners and cyclotrons in the USA, the report also contains a detailed breakdown of this equipment by year of installation, manufacturer, model, specific location and current utilization. The future market utility for the PET scanner and cyclotron market is also estimated to the year 2020. 

Providing a value-added level of insight, an introduction on PET imaging is given, as well as information on: 

- The utilization of PET and the development of the PET modality over time in the USA market 
- Current USA healthcare system and reimbursement for PET imaging 
- Market evolution and future developments 

This report is built using a combination of data and information sourced from the expertise within the analysis team, customer surveys, equipment manufacturer surveys and an audit of FDA approved PET scanners and F18 radio-isotope cyclotron manufacturing sites. 

Reasons to Buy: 

- A helpful aid in gauging the imaging capacity for future treatments, such as in the case of Alzheimer's disease, where patients will require a PET scan prior to the start of treatment 
- Deliver a realistic study sizing plan for any clinical trial that requires patients to have a PET scan prior to treatment 
- Gain an understanding of the current players in the PET scanner and cyclotron markets 
- Gain further insight into the evolution of PET scanners and cyclotrons over time 
- Provide a level of understanding on current National PET scanner provision and the potential headroom and market capacity for future utilization 
- Identify specific locations in the USA that currently has a PET scanner or cyclotron 
- Delivery of detailed information on year of installation, manufacturer and model type of specific PET scanners and cyclotrons 
- Insight into the different therapeutic areas, such as oncology, that utilize PET scanners 
- Information regarding the development of new tracers and future PET technology 

Key Topics Covered: 

1. Glossary of Terms 

2. USA Market Summary 

3. Introduction to PET 
- What is PET Imaging? 
- How are PET radiopharmaceuticals manufactured? 
- How is PET Imaging Used? 
- - Oncology 
- - Cardiology 
- - Neurology 

4. USA 
- Introduction 
- Development of PET 
- Reimbursement 
- Current provision 
- Utilization of PET 
- Market Evolution 

5. Future Developments in the PET Market 
- Cyclotrons & Manufacturing 
- PET Scanning Technology 
- Development of New Tracers 

6. Methodology 

7. Potential Sources of Error 

8. References 

9. Appendix 

Companies Mentioned 

- Avid Pharmaceuticals 
- Blue Earth Diagnostics 
- CTI 
- Cardinal Health 
- Edinburgh Molecular imaging 
- Eli Lilly 
- FluoroPharma 
- GE 
- IBA 
- Lantheus Medical 
- Philips 
- Siemens 
- Toshiba Medical 
- Triad/UPPI 

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