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Global Nuclear Medicine Industry

Units by Select Country - USA, Europe, Japan, Germany,

Canada, UK, France, Italy, and Belgium (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8

3. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE II-9Competition Overview in Nuclear Medicine Market II-9Table 3: Leading Players in the Global Gamma Camera Market(2010 & 2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales forPhilips Healthcare, Siemens Healthcare, GE Healthcare, andOthers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-9

Table 4: Leading Players in the Global PET Scanner Market

(2010 & 2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for

Siemens Healthcare, GE Healthcare, Philips Healthcare and

Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-10

Leading Players in the Worldwide Nuclear Medicine Market: A

Completive Analysis II-11

4. GLOBAL MEDICAL IMAGING MARKET - AN OVERVIEW II-12Medical Imaging Changing the Landscape of Clinical Diagnosis II-12Image-Guided Interventions - Driving Growth in NuclearMedicine Arena II-12Understanding the Concept II-12Tremendous Market Potential II-12Clinical Application Areas II-12Diagnostic Imaging Witnesses Dramatic Growth II-13Table 5: Global Medical Imaging Market (2010 & 2011):Percentage Breakdown of Revenues by Imaging Modality - X-Ray,CT, Ultrasound, MRI and PET & PET/CT (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-14

Table 6: Global Medical Imaging Equipment Installed Based

(2011): Percentage Share Breakdown by Installed Base for

Medical Equipment: X-ray, Ultrasound, Magnetic Resonance,

Computed Tomography, and Nuclear Medicine/PET by

Country/Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-15

Comparison of Modalities, by Various Imaging Systems II-15

Medical Imaging Equipment Manufacturers Fine Tune Technologies II-16

Future Growth Prospects for Medical Imaging Equipment Market II-16

Multiple Factors Support Global MRI Equipment Market Growth II-16

Reimbursement Remains the Core Issue II-17

5. NUCLEAR MEDICINE - AN INSIGHT II-18Distinct from General Radiology II-18History II-18Major Developments II-19Nuclear Medicine Scans II-19Bone Scan II-20Brain Scan II-20Gallbladder Scan II-20Kidney Scan II-21Liver Scan II-21Lung Scan II-21Thyroid Scan II-21Scrotal Scan II-21Applications II-22Cardiac Applications II-22Neurologic Applications II-22Oncologic Applications II-22Orthopedic Applications II-22Pulmonary Applications II-23Renal Applications II-23Other Applications II-23Estimated Time Allocations for Nuclear Medicine Procedures II-24Radioisotopes: Essential for Nuclear Medicine Procedure II-24Radioisotopes Used in Medicine II-25Clinical Applications of Select Isotopes II-26Radionuclides in Nuclear Medicine Procedures II-27Positron-Emitting Radionuclides in PET Procedures II-28

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