Tuesday, 21 February 2017

OMNIA 1.6: new test features including Rocc, P0.1, RAW Challenge and more...

Posted in Product News

Omnia Metabolic Module

COSMED is glad to inform that, starting from the 17th of February, the new 1.6 release of OMNIA is available for download to registered users. To facilitate upgrade process an online form is available to send requests. COSMED recommends to upgrade existing systems as the unit resolves also some bugs.

Thursday, 09 June 2016

Methods of airway resistance assessment

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests

indirect calorimetry

This recent paper published on the Polish Pneumology and Allergology Journal provides a clear and useful overview of the importance and the different measurement methods for airway resistance.

Friday, 05 February 2016

Lung Function Tests in Preschool Children

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests

indirect calorimetry

A new study has been published in the Turkish Thoracic Journal reviewing the available techniques for the measurement of lung function in preschool children.

Thursday, 29 August 2013

Interrupter Resistance in Preschool Children: Clinical utility in asthma management

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests

pulmonary function test

The clinical importance of interrupter resistance (Rint) technique in asthma management on patients, who are not able to collaborate in the execution of spirometry tests, has been investigated a study by the Paediatry dept. of Siena Hospital (Italy).

Friday, 18 May 2012

Comparison Of Two Devices For Assessment Of Interrupter Resistance In Preschool Children

Posted in Scientific News, Pony FX, Validation News

Comparison Of Two Devices For Assessment Of Interrupter Resistance In Preschool Children

A study was presented during 2012 ATS validating the Rint measurements obtained with Rocc Pony FX option.