Thursday, 08 March 2012
A new study examines the role of indirect calorimetry in ventilated ICU patients as an important clinical tool compared to daily estimated energy requirements predicted by the Schofield equation.
Monday, 06 February 2012
A new validation study of K4b2 was presented during last ACSM show assessing both the validity and reliability of the system.
Tuesday, 22 November 2011
A new study shows for the first time the ventilatory response to exercise in COPD patients with emphysema.
Friday, 04 November 2011
A recent study of the Italian Diabetes Exercise Study (IDES) showed how supervised exercise can produce significant improvements of cardiovascular risk among Type-2 diabetes patients.
Friday, 14 October 2011
The COSMED Quark RMR with the ICU option has been recently assessed to be a suitable indirect calorimeter to be coupled with a mechanical ventilator in an intensive care unit setting.
Monday, 12 September 2011
A validation of Fitmate PRO by the University of Tennessee was published recently in the prestigious Journal of Strength and Conditioning.
Thursday, 12 May 2011
A validation study of Quark RMR by CRNHR was published on the 6th issue of the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism.
Tuesday, 28 September 2010
In this study the measurements of two different indirect calorimeters from COSMED (Fitmate and Quark RMR) were correlated and analysed for better adequacy.