Friday, 10 February 2017

Body Composition Trajectories From Infancy to Preschool in Children Born Premature Versus Full-Term

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Body Composition

indirect calorimetry

The Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition hosts a study analyzing the body composition trajectories from birth to preschool age.

Thursday, 09 February 2017

Harris-Benedict Equation and Resting Energy Expenditure Estimates in Critically Ill Ventilator Patients

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Indirect Calorimetry

indirect calorimetry

A new study on the American Journal of Critical Care demonstrates the limited reliability of the Harris Benedict Equation as a substitute to indirect calorimetry in critically ill patients undergoing mechanical ventilation.

Monday, 30 January 2017

Pediatric Exercise Testing: Value and Implications of Peak Oxygen Uptake

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Clinical CPET

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A new essay published on Children Jornal highlights the clinical relevance of cardiopulmonary exercise testing.

Friday, 20 January 2017

2017 ERS/ATS standards for single-breath carbon monoxide uptake in the lung

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests

indirect calorimetry

ATS/ERS published on the European Respiratory Journal an update to the 2005 technical standards for single-breath carbon monoxide uptake in the lung.

Friday, 20 January 2017

Cardiopulmonary exercise testing is a better outcome predictor than exercise echocardiography in asymptomatic aortic stenosis

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Clinical CPET

indirect calorimetry

The International Journal of Cardiology hosts a paper confirming the validity of Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing on patients with asymptomatic aortic stenosis.

Friday, 20 January 2017

Caloric Requirements of Patients With Brain Impairment and Cerebral Palsy Who Are Dependent on Chronic Ventilation

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Indirect Calorimetry

indirect calorimetry

A new study on the Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition has been published showing the importance of indirect calorimetry measurements to accurately indicate the true caloric requirements of patients suffering from severe brain damage and requiring mechanical ventilation.

Thursday, 29 December 2016

Within and between-day reliability of energetic cost measures during treadmill walking

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, K4b2/K5

Within and between-day reliability of energetic cost measures during treadmill walking

This study published in Cogent Engineering Journal analyses the capacity of COSMED K4b2 portable metabolic system in detecting small physiologic changes within a day on healthy adults.

Wednesday, 28 December 2016

A systematic review and meta-analysis comparing cardiopulmonary exercise test values obtained from the arm cycle and the leg cycle respectively in healthy adults

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Science and Performance

indirect calorimetry

This new paper reviews results of previous studies in comparing cardio pulmonary exercise test results achieved by arm cycle ergometer (AC) and to leg cycle ergometer (LC)

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