Entries by Davin Korstjens

Radiation therapy treatment rates show improved efficiency

Radiation therapy’s growth was mixed in 2022, with treatment visits declining 2.8% year-over-year but the number of treatment courses increasing by 2.9%, according to a new report published by IMV Medical Information Division.   But these particular data points in the report — called the IMV 2022-2023 Radiation Therapy Market Summary – reflect a gain in […]

PET prostate scan volumes saw robust growth in 2022

March 21, 2023 — PET prostate scan volumes grew 46% year-over-year, showing an increase of 3 percentage points to produce 9% of the overall procedure mix by study type, according to the newly published IMV 2023 PET Market Summary Report. After a 12.2% increase in overall PET scan volume in 2021, PET scan volume remained flat year […]

Mammography departments expect budgets to grow by nearly 10%

January 19, 2023 — Mammography departments are anticipating that their current budgets will grow by an estimated 9.7% per year from 2023 through 2025, according to IMV Medical Information Division’s 2022 Mammography and Breast Imaging Market Outlook Report. For the first time in over a decade, IMV has relaunched coverage of mammography and breast imaging in its […]

MR departments optimistic on procedure growth, purchasing

January 13, 2023 — Three-quarters of MR sites in the U.S. anticipate that their 2022 procedure volume will be higher in 2022 than in 2021, according to IMV Medical Information Division’s 2022 MR Market Outlook Report. And that growth will be achieved across all site types. Independent imaging centers are most optimistic about procedure volumes increasing, with […]

Dual-energy spectral imaging drives CT purchasing interest

November 16, 2022 — As procedure volumes show modest growth in 2022 after a robust 2021, dual-energy spectral imaging CT systems are catching the interest of hospital CT departments and driving purchase intent, according to IMV Medical Information Division’s newly published 2022 CT Market Outlook Report. In 2022, the top priorities for CT departments cover a range […]