Thursday, 18 August 2016

Reference Standards for Cardiorespiratory Fitness Measured With Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing

Posted in Research News, COSMED Neuigkeiten, Scientific News, Clinical CPET

indirect calorimetry

The Mayo Clinic Procedures Journal hosts an article describing the project to create a registry of cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) reference values. Given the importance of CRF in estimating health risk, it is essential to have accurate reference values to know what constitutes a “normal” value.

Thursday, 04 July 2013

Multi-ethnic reference values for spirometry for the 3-95-year age range: the Global Lung Function 2012 equations

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Pulmonary Function Tests

spirometry

A new study was published presenting the work of the Global Lung Initiative (GLI) Task Force on multi-ethnic reference values for spirometry for the 3-95-year age range