Founded in 1980, COSMED is a privately owned company manufacturing Cardio Pulmonary and Metabolic Diagnostic Equipment.
Since its foundation, COSMED primary goal has always been to improve the quality of its products and services through innovation and superior customer service.
COSMED started in 1980 designing and manufacturing spirometers. In the late 80s, COSMED introduced a portable electronic desktop-sized spirometer named Pony, which was immediately successful in the European and Far East markets with more than 20,000 units sold globally. In the mid 90s COSMED designed the first portable metabolic analyzer, the K4. This truly innovative device broke new grounds with metabolic measurements and rapidly became the best selling oxygen measurement device in Education, Sports Science and Research.
COSMED manufactures a full range of Spirometers, Pulmonary Function, Cardio Pulmonary Exercise & Nutritional Assessment diagnostic equipment. In 2011, COSMED further enhanced its already extensive offerings with the acquisition of Life Measurement, Inc. (LMI), a leading US provider of body composition assessment equipment in infants, children and adults.
All COSMED products are designed to meet the latest recommendations and guidelines from the leading scientific organizations, including American Thoracic Society (ATS), the European Respiratory Society (ERS), the American Heart Association (AHA) and the American College of Sport Medicine (ACSM). All of our products meet CE mark, IEC 60601-1/EN 60 601-1 and FDA 510(K) and other various international certifications.
COSMED is a world-wide organization with direct operations in Australia, China, France, Germany, UK and USA, plus a distributor network covering more than 80 countries.