Friday, 24 March 2017

Diabetes in pregnancy and infant adiposity: systematic review and meta-analysis

Posted in Research News, Scientific News, Body Composition

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A new systematic review on the relationship between maternal diabetes in pregnancy and offspring adiposity was published in the ADC Fetal % Neonatal Journal.

Friday, 10 February 2017

Body Composition Trajectories From Infancy to Preschool in Children Born Premature Versus Full-Term

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The Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition hosts a study analyzing the body composition trajectories from birth to preschool age.

Wednesday, 09 November 2016

New body composition reference charts for preterm infants

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

Thursday, 20 October 2016

Estimating fat mass in heart failure patients

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New research from the Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin presents an explorative, single-centre, observational, study assessing body composition (BC) in heart failure (HF) patients using a multi-method, two-compartment approach.

Wednesday, 05 October 2016

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

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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.

Tuesday, 06 September 2016

Analysis of the body composition of Paralympic athletes: Comparison of two methods

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The ECSS Journal (EJSS, European Journal of Sport Science) published a new article examining the best methods to measure body composition on paralympic athletes.

Thursday, 18 August 2016

Diabetes in pregnancy and infant adiposity: systematic review and meta-analysis

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This systematic review and meta-analysis published on the BMJ Archives of Disease in Childhood. Fetal and Neonatal edition to compare adiposity in infants of diabetic mothers (IDM) and infants of mothers without diabetes (NIDM).

Monday, 01 August 2016

Early Infant Feeding and Body Composition In Pre-School Children

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

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