New body composition reference charts for preterm infants.

Posted on 09 November 2016, Body Composition, Scientific

indirect calorimetry

An extremely important study has been published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition providing body composition reference curves for preterm infants.

Preterm infant body composition cannot be accurately determined by weight and length.

Posted on 05 October 2016, Body Composition, Scientific

indirect calorimetry

A new study determines, using ADP as a validation method, whether any of the anthropometric indices used historically or currently accurately predict body composition in infants.

Early Infant Feeding and Body Composition In Pre-School Children.

Posted on 01 August 2016, Body Composition, Scientific

indirect calorimetry

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