Friday, 08 April 2016

Predicted versus measured thoracic gas volumes of collegiate athletes made by the BOD POD air displacement plethysmography system

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, BOD POD

indirect calorimetry

The differences between measured (with the BOD POD) and predicted Thoracic Gas Volume (TGV) has been investigated in a scientific article on the Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism Journal.

Friday, 01 April 2016

Comparison of multiple methods to measure maternal fat mass in late gestation

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, BOD POD

indirect calorimetry

The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition published a study demonstrating the validity of ADP measurements of fat mass in pregnant women at term.

Thursday, 21 January 2016

Consistency of a mobile body composition trailer: a novel portable laboratory assessment?

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, BOD POD

indirect calorimetry

The accuracy of BOD POD measurements inside mobile trailers has been scientifically tested in an article published on the Clinical Physiology and Functional Imaging Journal.

Wednesday, 30 December 2015

Reliability of BOD POD Measurements Remain High Following a Short Duration Low-Carbohydrate Diet

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, BOD POD

indirect calorimetry

The reliability of the BOD POD has been again confirmed in a new study from the Sacred Heart University of Connecticut (USA) published in the IJSNEM.

Wednesday, 21 January 2015

Body composition assessment in overweight women: validation of air displacement plethysmography

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, BOD POD

indirect calorimetry

A new study from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill validates the BOD POD for measuring body composition in overweight and obese women.

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Test-Retest reliability of the BOD POD: The effect of multiple assessments

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, BOD POD

indirect calorimetry

A new validation study of the BOD POD has been published on the Perceptual & Motor Skills Journal confirming the test-retest reliability of the device.

Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Air-Displacement Plethysmography Pediatric Option in 2–6 Years Old Using the 4CM

Posted in Scientific News, Validation News, BOD POD

Air-Displacement Plethysmography Pediatric Option in 2–6 Years Old Using the 4CM

A validation study has been published on Obesity Journal showing the accuracy and reliability of the newly introduced Pediatric Option Accessory for measuring body fat % in 2-6 years old with the Bod Pod GS.