Diagnostic imaging is a process in which doctors use medical images to determine the source of medical problems in patients.
The future of diagnostic imaging looks to further the trend of finding the problem in a patient early, before any insurmountable damage has been done. However, future methods look to take this a step further.
The total Indian healthcare sector is today 34 billion USD and it is projected to grow to nearly 40 billion by 2012. The diagnostic and pathology market is around two percent of the total market. Indian diagnostic market has been growing fast, at 15-20 percent growth rate but there are lots of development needs.