Neonatal Adiposity and Childhood Obesity

Posted on 02 October 2020, Scientific

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

The study wants to explore the longitudinal association of neonatal adiposity (fat mass percentage) with BMI trajectories and childhood overweight and obesity from ages 2 to 6 years.

A longitudinal study of the effects of age, sex and race on body composition in chronic kidney disease

Posted on 27 September 2020, Scientific

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is characterized by accelerated aging, but the age-related changes in body composition and its modification by sex and race are unclear.

Body Composition During Pregnancy Differs by Obesity Class

Posted on 09 August 2020, Scientific

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

The aim of this study is to characterize changes in body composition during pregnancy in women with obesity.

Applicability of predictive equations for resting energy expenditure in obese patients with obstructive sleep apnea

Posted on 13 April 2017, COSMED News, English, Indirect Calorimetry, Scientific

indirect calorimetry

A new study investigates the applicability of predictive equations for resting energy expenditure
(REE) in obese individuals with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and the effects of OSA severity
on REE.

Indirect calorimetry: an indispensable tool to understand and predict obesity

Posted on 01 December 2016, Indirect Calorimetry, Scientific

indirect calorimetry

The European Journal of Clinical Nutrition hosts a new study, which summarizes recent research on the importance of indirect calorimetry in predicting weight gain and obesity.

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