Thursday, 18 August 2016

Diabetes in pregnancy and infant adiposity: systematic review and meta-analysis

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Body Composition

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This systematic review and meta-analysis published on the BMJ Archives of Disease in Childhood. Fetal and Neonatal edition to compare adiposity in infants of diabetic mothers (IDM) and infants of mothers without diabetes (NIDM).

Monday, 01 August 2016

Early Infant Feeding and Body Composition In Pre-School Children

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Body Composition

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

Wednesday, 25 May 2016

Role of Pregnancy Body Composition Changes on Pregnancy Outcome, and Infant Feeding on Infant Growth and Body Composition

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Body Composition

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Body composition of pregnant women and its influence on infant body composition has been analysed in this scientific paper on the FASEB Journal.

Tuesday, 10 May 2016

Optimising preterm nutrition: present and future

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Body Composition

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A study published in the Proceedings of the Nutrition Society investigates the current findings on the management of neonatal nutrition in the preterm infant.

Tuesday, 23 February 2016

Measure or estimate energy expenditure in spinal cord injury patients? A comparison of indirect calorimetry and commonly used predictive equations

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Indirect Calorimetry

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A new study published on the Proceedings of the Nutrition Society focuses on energy expenditure after spinal cord injury (SCI) and how commonly used predictive equations tend to overestimate resting metabolic rate (RMR) by 5–32 %.

Thursday, 11 February 2016

Resting energy expenditures in haemodynamically compromised cardiac patients

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Indirect Calorimetry

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The importance of measuring and not estimating Resting Energy Expenditure has been confirmed also for critically ill cardiac patients in a pilot trial published on Heart Lung Vessel Journal.

Tuesday, 09 February 2016

Nutrition support practices in critically ill head-injured patients: a global perspective

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Indirect Calorimetry

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A new study on Critical Care Journal describes international nutrition support practices in critically ill head-injured patients.

Wednesday, 03 February 2016

Clinical Guide for the Use of Metabolic Carts. Indirect Calorimetry—No Longer the Orphan of Energy Estimation

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Indirect Calorimetry

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The importance of measuring Resting Energy Expenditure through Indirect calorimetry has been examined and confirmed in a study published on the ASPEN Nutrition in Clinical Practice Journal.

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