03 September 2012

COPD & Malnutrition explained on ERS video featuring Bod Pod

Posted in English, Media, BOD POD

COPD & Malnutrition explained on ERS video featuring Bod Pod

The European Respiratory Society (ERS) published a series of videos on the importance of nutrition assessment in the prevention and management of COPD.

The video "Dealing with Malnutrition in COPD" shows also a body composition test on a COPD patient using COSMED air displacement plethysmography system Bod Pod.

See the online video at the following link: click here


Founded in 1980, COSMED is a privately owned company manufacturing Cardio Pulmonary and Metabolic Diagnostic Equipment. COSMED products include a full range of Spirometers, Pulmonary Function, Body Composition, Nutritional Assessment and Cardio Pulmonary Exercise systems, including Electrocardiographs, Ergometers and Assessment Software. COSMED solutions are aimed for either professional or medical use for many different applications like: Hospital, Clinics, Primary Care, University & Education in Human Physiology, Clinical Nutrition, Commercial Weight Management, Human Performance Centers, Sport Institutions and Health Club Industry. COSMED Headquarters are located in the province of Rome, Italy. COSMED has subsidiaries in the USA, China and Germany, and distributes its products internationally through a constantly growing distributor network covering more than 70 countries.