High-Definition Technology to Revolutionize US & European Visualization Device Markets
In the US, sales of HD camera systems are expected to completely replacethose of standard-definition three-chip camera systems by 2010. In fact,HD-formatted devices will become the new standard of care for imaging in theUS hospital environment. Although adoption will be slightly slower in theEuropean market, HD devices will still dominate new endoscopic camera systemsales by 2012.
"Some industry experts have suggested that the development of HDtechnology is the biggest event to occur in imaging since the introduction ofcolor imaging," says Tiffanie Demone, Analyst at Millennium Research Group."The adoption of HD camera systems in the US and European markets will be theprimary revenue driver in the visualization market through 2011. This adoptionwill not only increase camera sales, but will also spur growth in videoperipheral device sales."
Millennium Research Group's Visualization and High-Tech Devices 2008report series, which includes US and European reports, provides coverage ofkey industry competitors, including CONMED-Linvatec, Karl Storz, Richard Wolf,Smith & Nephew, Stryker, and Olympus.
About HD Endoscopic Camera Systems
HD endoscopic camera systems are used in surgical endoscopy. These systemscomprise a camera head and a camera control unit, which function together tocapture endoscopic images. Camera heads are charge-coupled devices thatconvert pixels in the image into electrical charges based on the pixel's colorin the color spectrum, thereby allowing physicians to view the surgical siteand internal structures in color.
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