BMI View: Policies in support of the local pharmaceutical sector in South Korea will be forthcoming. The
sector has the potential to serve as an alternative to electronic exports in driving economic growth, which
has been facing headwinds. Government support at this j ..."
Some integrated ORs can include an imaging system such as a C-arm, which allows for intra-operative
imaging, or a navigation system; these are referred to as hybrid rooms.
These operating rooms provide versatile solutions that save hospitals critical time and p ..."
The popularity of minimally invasive surgery (MIS) is continually growing as the utilization of MIS has
resulted in reduced patient stays and costs, which have been accompanied by improvements in operating
room efficiency. To view the operating field during an ..."
Modern integrated ORs are built with state of the art technology aiming to maximize efficiency, reduce
surgery time and improve surgery success rates. These integrated ORs are becoming increasingly
specialized and require products that can meet the demands of s ..."
Surgical light sources provide illumination for endoscopic cameras, surgical headlights and surgical
microscopes. The concentrated light is transmitted from a base unit to the destination through a fiber optic
cable made up of very pure glass fibers. The base u ..."
Surgical booms were introduced to the operating room (OR) environment in the 1990s. Initially, surgical
booms were installed in order to reduce the clutter caused by having multiple carts surrounding the
surgeon and the operating team.
Before integratio ..."
The introduction of high definition (HD) technology has brought considerable change to the surgical
camera system market. Many facilities have replaced their standard definition (SD) camera systems with
HD capable camera systems. HD cameras are capable of captu ..."
The increased use of surgical booms has allowed for more monitors to be brought into the OR
environment. Previously, bringing more monitors into the OR meant more carts and cables to
accommodate them. This brought congestion to the OR and increased the risk of ..."
Surgical lighting equipment is installed on ceiling-suspended mobile arms. These lighting arms are often
equipped with monitor arm extensions that hold a surgical monitor and contain any power and fiber optic
cables required for its operation. It is often insta ..."
The market for surgical tables in China is a fairly mature market with most new sales going towards the
replacement of older tables. Due to the large existing installed base, there are a significant number of used
and refurbished models being sold along with ne ..."