History of Oxygen Concentrators

Have you ever wondered how today’s oxygen concentrators came to be? While the use of oxygen for medical purposes has been around since the 1800’s, the use of modern day oxygen concentrator technology is fairly new. Learn more about the various oxygen therapy devices that have existed since the 1800’s in the ‘History of Oxygen Concentrators’ infographic below. It’s interesting to see the progression of early day oxygen tanks that physically stored oxygen to modern day oxygen concentrators that pull oxygen from the surrounding air, which is then delivered to patients.

Inogen Timeline

To learn more about how oxygen concentrators work, please go here: How Does an Oxygen Concentrator Work?

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