COSMED is an Italian Company manufacturing Cardio Pulmonary Diagnostic Equipment. COSMED products are aimed for either professional or medical use for many different applications like: Hospital, Clinics, Primary Care, University & Education in Human Physiology, Clinical Nutrition, Commercial Weight Management, Human Performance Centers, Sport Institutions and Health Club Industry. Currently, COSMED products range from a complete range of spirometers (PC-based, desktop, hand-held and stationary) to modular Pulmonary Function equipment and Cardio Pulmonary Exercise Testing systems, Gold Standard Body Composition, ECGs, Ergometers and Software.
COSMED headquarters are located in Pavona di Albano in the province of Rome (Italy), together with the manufacturing plant and warehouses. In Italy, COSMED is also present with representative offices in Milan, Venice, Naples, Ferrara.
In April 2001 COSMED incorporated COSMED USA, Inc., a subsidiary based in Chicago (IL) to manage distribution in the North American territory. After the acquisition of LMI Inc. in 2011, COSMED USA adds a new office in Concord (CA).
COSMED representative offices are also in China (Guangzhou/Canton) and in Germany (Sundern, close to Dortmund).
COSMED now distributes its products both directly and internationally through a specialist distributor network covering over 60 countries.
COSMED is a privately owned company. Since its foundation, sales figures have been growing significantly. In the last years, average growth rate was of 15/20% yearly. Total revenues reached more than 12 million Euros in 2008 and despite current financial crisis firsts 2 quarters shows increase of sales of more than 20%.
COSMED employs worldwide more than 90 people. The recent appointment of key staff in critical departments such as R&D, sales and customer support has made the company more efficient in responding to ever increasing market demands, improving technology and customer expectation.
First and best selling worldwide desktop spirometer
COSMED is among the most long-established companies in the cardiopulmonary diagnostics market. Its history has been characterized by innovative products and technological “firsts” in the market. COSMED quality is known all over the world. Wherever possible, products are designed and redesigned to meet the different quality and safety standards required to market products worldwide. They meet the CE mark, IEC 601-1/EN 60 601-1 and FDA 510(K) clearance market. In 1995 the company launched the ISO 9001 Quality program, successfully achieving certification in November 1997. Moreover, all COSMED products meet the latest recommendations issued by the most important scientific organizations in the field, such as the ATS (American Thoracic Society) and ERS (European Respiratory Society).