Tuesday, 14 March 2017

The correlation of respiratory muscle strength and cough capacity in stroke patients

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests

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A study on the Journal of Physical Therapy Science investigates how inspiratory and expiratory training can improve cough capacity in stroke patients, which can reduce pulmonary complications.

Friday, 17 February 2017

The physiological basis and clinical significance of lung volume measurements

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests

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A useful scientific review has been published in the Multidisciplinary Respiratory Medicine Journal describing how different physiological/pathological conditions can affect static lung volumes measurement.

Monday, 23 May 2016

New York Times on how sport science can help in breaking the 2-hour marathon barrier

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Science and Performance

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An extremely interesting article on the New York Times of the 16th of May 2016 describes the attempts of sport scientist Prof. Yannis Pitsidalis to produce a revolutionary marathon time.

Thursday, 31 October 2013

Metabolic tests with Fitmate PRO to highlight the importance of exercise and fitness status on young children

Posted in COSMED nei Media, COSMED in the Media

Metabolic tests with Fitmate PRO to highlight the importance of exercise and fitness status on young children

An article on Appstate website shows the research project by Prof Nieman team to look at the effects of physical activity on the health of children.

Tuesday, 29 October 2013

Metabolic Testing with Quark CPET at the European Planetary Habitat Simulation Project

Posted in COSMED nei Media, COSMED in the Media

Metabolic Testing with Quark CPET at the European Planetary Habitat Simulation Project

The physiological effects on humans of prolonged exposure to both reduced gravity and hypoxia was investigated by the EU PlanHab project.

Friday, 18 October 2013

Performance Training in Death Valley with COSMED K4b2 during the Red Bull Project Endurance 2013

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Performance Training in Death Valley with COSMED K4b2 during the Red Bull Project Endurance 2013

Endurance sport met endurance science in Death Valley during Red Bull Project Endurance.