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.

Tuesday, 02 August 2016

Portable open-circuit spirometry systems: a review

Posted in Research News, Scientific News

indirect calorimetry

A new review study has been published in the Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness discussing the validity, reliability and principles of operations of existing portable open-circuit spirometry system.

Monday, 22 December 2014

Comparison between two metabolic monitors in the measurement of resting energy expenditure and oxygen consumption in diabetic and non-diabetic ambulatory and hospitalized patients

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, Fitmate

Comparison between two metabolic monitors in the measurement of resting energy expenditure and oxygen consumption in diabetic and non-diabetic ambulatory and hospitalized patients

A new clinical validation for Fitmate RMR measurement versus the Deltatrac in nonventilate patients was published on "Nutrition - The International Journal of Applied and Basic Nutritional Sciences".

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Inter- and intra-day test-retest reliability of the COSMED Fitmate PRO indirect calorimeter for resting metabolic rate

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, Fitmate

Inter- and intra-day test-retest reliability of the COSMED Fitmate PRO indirect calorimeter for resting metabolic rate

A new study demonstrates that Fitmate used to measure resting metabolic rate is a valid and reliable device.

Monday, 16 September 2013

ESPN special feature dedicated to sport science applied on Brazilian pro surfers

Posted in COSMED nei Media, COSMED in the Media

ESPN special feature dedicated to sport science applied on Brazilian pro surfers

On Brazilian ESPN channel was broadcasted a short documentary on the role of sport science on professional surfers in Brazil.

Wednesday, 11 September 2013

TV episode on Brazilian Olympic Canoeing team preparing for the Olympic Games

Posted in COSMED nei Media, COSMED in the Media

TV episode on Brazilian Olympic Canoeing team preparing for the Olympic Games

Brazilian television Canal Futura broadcasted the "Nossos Atletas" series of episodes on different athletes' preparation for the Olympic Games.

Thursday, 05 September 2013

VO2max test for dummies: the test clearly explained by Head Squeeze TV (featuring K4b2)

Posted in COSMED nei Media, COSMED in the Media

 VO2max test for dummies: the test clearly explained by Head Squeeze TV (featuring K4b2)

Greg Foot from the British "Head Squeeze" team presents a video in which the VO2max test is described in a very clear way, including its purposes and how to perform it.

Friday, 30 August 2013

VO2max tests with Fitmate PRO performed by members of 2013 Walking with the Wounded expedition

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VO2max tests with Fitmate PRO performed by members of 2013 Walking with the Wounded expedition

Training session for UK team of the "Walking with the Wounded 2013 South Pole Allied Challenge" included VO2max tests with Fitmate PRO.