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.

Friday, 08 April 2016

Predicted versus measured thoracic gas volumes of collegiate athletes made by the BOD POD air displacement plethysmography system

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, BOD POD

indirect calorimetry

The differences between measured (with the BOD POD) and predicted Thoracic Gas Volume (TGV) has been investigated in a scientific article on the Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism Journal.

Thursday, 21 January 2016

Consistency of a mobile body composition trailer: a novel portable laboratory assessment?

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, BOD POD

indirect calorimetry

The accuracy of BOD POD measurements inside mobile trailers has been scientifically tested in an article published on the Clinical Physiology and Functional Imaging Journal.

Wednesday, 30 December 2015

Reliability of BOD POD Measurements Remain High Following a Short Duration Low-Carbohydrate Diet

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, BOD POD

indirect calorimetry

The reliability of the BOD POD has been again confirmed in a new study from the Sacred Heart University of Connecticut (USA) published in the IJSNEM.

Sunday, 29 November 2015

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

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, K4b2/K5

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.

Friday, 11 September 2015

Neonatal Body Composition: Measuring Lean Mass as a Tool to Guide Nutrition Management in the Neonate

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Body Composition

indirect calorimetry

A new literary review on neonatal body composition appeared on ASPEN Nutrition in Clinical Practice Journal.

Tuesday, 31 March 2015

Air Displacement Plethysmography: Cradle to Grave

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Body Composition

indirect calorimetry

A new scientific review paper, published in ASPEN Nutrition in Clinical Practice Journal, tries to find a singular body composition tool that is valid, reliable, precise, and easy to administer across the life span

Wednesday, 21 January 2015

Body composition assessment in overweight women: validation of air displacement plethysmography

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, BOD POD

indirect calorimetry

A new study from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill validates the BOD POD for measuring body composition in overweight and obese women.

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