Optical coherence tomography, a next-generation coronary imaging platform, assists in stent selection using near-infrared light to create images that provide more details than angiograms alone.
Growth is being driven by both, new cardiac centers primarily in Tier-II and Tier-III cities, and additional cath labs in existing setups in metro and Tier-I cities.
Cath labs have come a long way, but what is next on the horizon?
The day is not far when cath labs, like X-ray machines, will be availab
With adoption of minimally invasive procedures and growing advent of technological advancements pertaining to catheter materials that prevent biofilm formation, catheters market is expected to offer potential opportunities.
Advances in cath lab include the need to lower radiation dose, boost image enhancement, and enable fusion imaging.
Vikram Sanghvi, Managing Director, Schiller
A steady growth in the number of patients suffering from cardiovascular diseases in India is resulting in an increase in the need for cardiac care services in the country.