MARKET REPORT: OCT drives ophthalmic diagnostics market

"OCT sales slowed in 2009 due to the recession; however, their use is growing in popularity among optometrists and ophthalmologists despite rising prices," says Dr. Douglas Fung, Analyst Manager at iData Research (www.idataresearch.net). "Physicians are expected to purchase second and third OCT units for their practices, leading to double-digit growth rates through 2013."

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