Performing minimally invasive procedures is key for attracting new patients today – yet there are significant barriers to entry. ARTIS pheno® provides solutions for these challenges, streamlining cutting-edge procedures and enabling hospitals to join the hybrid revolution.
The landscape of healthcare is changing
Annual growth rate of 10.5% for the global market of minimally invasive procedures¹
- The market is expected to double in value between 2012 and 2019.
Per capita healthcare expenditures are up²
- Reasons include the growing geriatric population, rapid technological advances, and new reimbursement opportunities.
Performing minimally invasive procedures can be callenging
- Patients who are older and those have multiple morbidities require different approaches to carefully use contrast media. Obesity also creates challenges for patient positioning, table load, and imaging power.
First ARTIS pheno user states
"ARTIS pheno offers consistent, excellent DynaCT image quality from head side, left or right patient side for imaging in thorax, abdomen and pelvis. This provides important information during technically challenging procedures, helps us avoid major complications, and ensures complete treatment and documents outcomes.”3Prof. Frank Wacker, MD, Director Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Hannover Medical School, Germany
1Minimally Invasive Surgery Market (Surgical Devices, Monitoring & Visualization Devices, and Endoscopy Devices) – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 through 2019
2The World Bank: http://data.worldbank.org/indicator/SH.XPD.PCAP
3The statements by Siemens’ customers described herein are based on results that were achieved in the customer’s unique setting. Since there is no “typical” hospital and many variables exist (e.g., hospital size, case mix, level of IT adoption), there can be no guarantee that other customers will achieve the same results.