Thursday, 15 September 2016

Evolving Role of Exercise Testing in Contemporary Cardiac Rehabilitation

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Clinical CPET

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The utility of graded exercise tests, cardiopulmonary exercise tests, submaximal walking tests, and other functional assessments (strength, frailty) for Cardiac Rehabilitation have been reviewed in this article of the Journal of Cardiac Rehabilitation and Prevention.

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

VO2Max and VO2AT: athletic performance and field role of elite soccer players

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Science and Performance

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The findings of a 12-year research period on elite football professional athletes were published in the Italian journal "Sport Sciences for Health"

Tuesday, 06 September 2016

Analysis of the body composition of Paralympic athletes: Comparison of two methods

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Body Composition

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The ECSS Journal (EJSS, European Journal of Sport Science) published a new article examining the best methods to measure body composition on paralympic athletes.

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

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

Tuesday, 06 September 2016

Oxygen Uptake Efficiency Slope, an Objective Submaximal Parameter in Evaluating Exercise Capacity in Pulmonary Thromboembolism

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Clinical CPET

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A new study was published in the American Journal of Medical Sciences highlighting the importance of a submaximal exercise parameter, the OUES, to identify exercise capacity of pulmonary thromboembolism (PE) patients.

Thursday, 18 August 2016

Abbreviated Steady State Intervals for Measuring Resting Energy Expenditure in Patients on Maintenance Hemodialysis

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Indirect Calorimetry

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A new cross-sectional secondary analysis was published in the Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (JPEN) focusing on issue related to the indirect calorimetry test in hemodialysis patients.

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).

Thursday, 18 August 2016

Reference Standards for Cardiorespiratory Fitness Measured With Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing

Posted in Research News, COSMED Neuigkeiten, Scientific News

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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.

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