Nihon Kohden Group is a leading Japanese company in the field of medical electronic equipment. It was founded in 1951 with a mission of improving the quality of life through advanced technology.
Its products are divided into the following section:
- Patient monitoring.
- Electrocardiographs (ECG)
- Electroencephalographs (EEG)
Nihon Kohden contributes too many important researches and innovations activities in the health care sector such as the pulse oximetry. Nihon Kohden also developed the noninvasive measure oxygen technology in the blood, which was invented by a Nihon Kohden Scientist, Dr. Takuo Aoyagi. The company also invented the first sensor in the world for measuring CO2 for non-intubated patients.