Codman designs a range of specialized medical instruments such as hydrocephalic shunt valve systems and implantable drug pumps. The company develops products for the treatment of neurological and central nervous system disorders. The Codman brand is part of the Johnson & Johnson medical devices group, states Johnson & Johnson.
Codman products are used in the treatment and diagnosis of a wide range of neurological conditions, including stroke, aneurysms and hydrocephalus in both pediatric and adult patients. The company also designs and markets devices for management of pain in neurological diseases, according to Johnson & Johnson. Other Codman products include monitoring devices and surgical equipment.