The koplight™ has been recognized not just for its efficacy in surgery but also for its overall innovation. Among Japanese products, which are noted for their precision and quality, this is a special achievement
Japanese national broadcaster NHK featured Yasui and the koplight™ lighted surgical retractor on its English-language NHK World program.
The broadcast of the show is available online here. Please be aware that it may be removed from the NHK site at any time.