Wednesday, 09 November 2016

New body composition reference charts for preterm infants

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Body Composition

indirect calorimetry

An extremely important study has been published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition providing body composition reference curves for preterm infants.

Wednesday, 05 October 2016

Preterm infant body composition cannot be accurately determined by weight and length

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Body Composition

indirect calorimetry

A new study determines, using ADP as a validation method, whether any of the anthropometric indices used historically or currently accurately predict body composition in infants.

Monday, 01 August 2016

Early Infant Feeding and Body Composition In Pre-School Children

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Body Composition

indirect calorimetry

A new study on the International Journal of Pediatrics and Child Health examines the association between early infant feeding and childhood adiposity.