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.

Tuesday, 02 August 2016

Portable open-circuit spirometry systems: a review

Posted in Research News, Scientific News

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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, 01 August 2016

Early Infant Feeding and Body Composition In Pre-School Children

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Body Composition

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A new study on the International Journal of Pediatrics and Child Health examines the association between early infant feeding and childhood adiposity.

Friday, 15 July 2016

The prevalence of small airways disease in adult asthma: A systematic literature review

Posted in Pulmonary Function Tests, Research News, Scientific News

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A new review paper on the Respiratory Medicine Journal confirms the impact of small airways dysfunction and inflammation in adult patients with asthma.

Friday, 15 July 2016

2016 focused update: clinical recommendations for cardiopulmonary exercise testing data assessment in specific patient populations

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Clinical CPET

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This scientific statement is a focused update to the 2012 Joint Scientific Statement on Clinical Recommendations for Cardiopulmonary Exercise (CPX) Testing Data Assessment in Specific Patient Populations from the European Association for Cardiovascular Prevention & Rehabilitation (EACPR) and the American Heart Association (AHA).

Friday, 15 July 2016

Prediction Equations Underestimate Resting Energy Expenditure in Patients With End-Stage Cystic Fibrosis

Posted in Scientific News, Research News, Indirect Calorimetry

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A new study on the Nutrition Clinical Practice Journal demonstrates that the assessment of energy expenditure in cystic fibrosis patients requires indirect calorimetry and cannot be predicted by equations.

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