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.

Sunday, 29 November 2015

Accuracy and reliability of COSMED K5 portable metabolic device versus simulating system

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Accuracy and reliability of COSMED K5 portable metabolic device versus simulating system

A first validation of the K5, the new COSMED wearable metabolic system, was presented during the 2015 edition of the Italian Sport Medicine Society (SIMSE) and published in the Sport Science for Health Journal.

Monday, 17 August 2015

Indirect Calorimetry - reliability and comparison of different methods of gas collection with Quark RMR (German language)

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, Quark RMR

indirect calorimetry

A new study on Quark RMR was published in Germany validating the its accuracy for REE measurements and its test-retest reliability.

Friday, 27 February 2015

Test-retest reliability of a portable gas analysis system under free living conditions

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, K4b2/K5

Test-retest reliability of a portable gas analysis system under free living conditions

A new validation paper has been published on the Indian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology where was shown the test-retest reliability of the K4b2.

Tuesday, 07 October 2014

Test–Retest Reliability and Minimum Detectable Change Using the K4b2: Oxygen Consumption, Gait Efficiency, and Heart Rate for Healthy Adults During Submaximal Walking

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Test–Retest Reliability and Minimum Detectable Change Using the K4b2: Oxygen Consumption, Gait Efficiency, and Heart Rate for Healthy Adults During Submaximal Walking

A recent paper, published on "Research Quarterly for Exercise & Sport" furthermore validate COSMED K4b2 portable metabolic monitoring device during submaximal Gait walking.

Monday, 24 March 2014

A Test of Validity of a New Open-Circuit Indirect Calorimeter (Quark RMR validation)

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, Quark RMR

indirect calorimetry

A new validation study on Quark RMR was published by Pennsylvania State University researchers on the Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (JPEN).

Friday, 14 March 2014

Indirect calorimetry in the assessment of the energy requirement in overweight and obese women

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, Fitmate

indirect calorimetry

A new study from the Polish Warsaw University of Life Sciences (WULS – SGGW) assesses the validity of Fitmate PRO in measuring energy expenditure at rest of obese women.

Thursday, 19 December 2013

Resting Energy Expenditure in Critically Ill Burns Patients

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Indirect Calorimetry

indirect calorimetry

A study by the Australian Alfred Hospital focused on the importance of the measurement of Resting Energy Expenditure of burn patients using indirect calorimetry.

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