Body Composition Changes from Infancy to 4 Years and Associations with Early Childhood Cognition in Preterm and Full-Term Children

Posted on 20 June 2018, COSMED News, English, Body Composition, Scientific, BOD POD, PEA POD

indirect calorimetry

A new study on the Neonatology Journal shows the relationship netween body composition at birth and in early childhood with risk for cognitive deficits.

IAEA Human Health Series: Body Composition Assessment from Birth to Two Years of Age

Posted on 12 June 2014, Body Composition, Scientific

indirect calorimetry

The IAEA (International Atommic Energy Agency) published a study reviewing body composition assessment techniques from birth to 2 years of age.

Body composition at birth in preterm infants between 30 and 36 weeks gestation

Posted on 16 April 2014, Scientific, PEA POD

indirect calorimetry

A new scientific study appeared on the Pediatric Research Journal confirming the validity and reliability of ADP measurements with the PEA POD on healthy newly born preterm infants.

Exploratory study of the relationship of fat-free mass to speed of brain processing in preterm infants

Posted on 13 November 2013, Body Composition, Scientific

body composition

A new study by the University of Minnesota shows a link in preterm infants between fat free mass (FFM) and neural development, with higher FFM resulting in better neural development

Is body fat percentage a better measure of undernutrition in newborns than birth weight percentiles?

Posted on 06 November 2013, Body Composition, Scientific

Is body fat percentage a better measure of undernutrition in newborns than birth weight percentiles?

A new study published on the prestigious Pediatric Research Journal shows that infant morbidity can be predicted more accurately from %fat vs. birth weight.

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