Tuesday, 06 September 2016

Feasibility and Acceptability of Implementing Indirect Calorimetry Into Routine Clinical Care of Patients With Spinal Cord Injury

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Indirect Calorimetry

indirect calorimetry

A new paper tested how acceptable can be among spinal cord injury patients to undertake an indirect calorimetry test with canopy hood.

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

indirect calorimetry

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 %.

Wednesday, 25 August 2010

K4 b² used for “miracle” recovery testing after spinal-cord injury

Posted in COSMED in the Media

K4 b² used for “miracle” recovery testing after spinal-cord injury

A video covering an extraordinary story of Mark Stephan, a former marathon runner who suffered a spinal cord fracture, appeared on NBC’s Today show.