Monday, 22 December 2014

Comparison between two metabolic monitors in the measurement of resting energy expenditure and oxygen consumption in diabetic and non-diabetic ambulatory and hospitalized patients

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Comparison between two metabolic monitors in the measurement of resting energy expenditure and oxygen consumption in diabetic and non-diabetic ambulatory and hospitalized patients

A new clinical validation for Fitmate RMR measurement versus the Deltatrac in nonventilate patients was published on "Nutrition - The International Journal of Applied and Basic Nutritional Sciences".

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Inter- and intra-day test-retest reliability of the COSMED Fitmate PRO indirect calorimeter for resting metabolic rate

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Inter- and intra-day test-retest reliability of the COSMED Fitmate PRO indirect calorimeter for resting metabolic rate

A new study demonstrates that Fitmate used to measure resting metabolic rate is a valid and reliable device.

Tuesday, 11 November 2014

Comparison of COSMED’s FitMate and K4b2 metabolic systems reliability during graded cycling exercise

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Comparison of COSMED’s FitMate and K4b2 metabolic systems reliability during graded cycling exercise

A new validation on Fitmate reliability during exercise tests was recently published on the Scandinavian Journal of Clinical & Laboratory Investigation.

Friday, 14 March 2014

Indirect calorimetry in the assessment of the energy requirement in overweight and obese women

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indirect calorimetry

A new study from the Polish Warsaw University of Life Sciences (WULS – SGGW) assesses the validity of Fitmate PRO in measuring energy expenditure at rest of obese women.

Wednesday, 29 May 2013

A Comparison of COSMED Metabolic Systems for the Determination of RMR

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A Comparison of COSMED Metabolic Systems for the Determination of RMR

A new study was published this month on the Research in Sports Medicine Journal with a validation of the Fitmate Canopy Hood system for measuring Resting metabolic rate.

Friday, 18 May 2012

The Reliability and Validity of the COSMED Fitmate Canopy System for Assessing Resting Metabolic Rate

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The Reliability and Validity of the COSMED Fitmate Canopy System for Assessing Resting Metabolic Rate

The measurement of Resting Metabolic Rate using the Fitmate with a ventilated canopy hood was validated by a study presented during the 2012 ACSM Annual Meeting.

Friday, 11 May 2012

Reproducibility of the COSMED's Fitmate metabolic system in measuring steady-state cycling energy expenditure

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Reproducibility of the COSMED's Fitmate metabolic system in measuring steady-state cycling energy expenditure

A French study examined the reproducibility of the Fitmate metabolic system in measuring breathing gas during a cycling exercise.

Monday, 12 September 2011

Validation of the COSMED Fitmate for prediction of maximal oxygen consumption

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Validation of the COSMED Fitmate for prediction of maximal oxygen consumption

A validation of Fitmate PRO by the University of Tennessee was published recently in the prestigious Journal of Strength and Conditioning.

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