Reproducibility of the resting metabolic rate
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Reproducibility of the resting metabolic rate

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Written in English


  • Basal metabolism -- Measurement.,
  • Sex differences.

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Statementby Lisa D. Finch.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 59 leaves
Number of Pages59
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Open LibraryOL17772837M

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  To assess reproducibility and validity of resting metabolic rate (RMR) of Bangladeshi women as measured with the MedGem device and using the Deltatrac metabolic Cited by: Reproducibility of resting metabolic rate There was no evidence of significant differences in RMR between days (ANOVA, P=0⋅26). The mean intra-indivi-dual CV was 2⋅6(SD 1⋅7)%. The CV of RMR ranged from 0⋅1to7⋅2% (Table 2), and was not altered by adjustment for.   Measurement of resting metabolic rate (RMR) is used in clinical and research settings. RMR measured by indirect calorimetry under standard conditions provides information at rest in the form of oxygen consumption (VO 2), carbon dioxide production (VCO 2), and respiratory exchange ratio (RER) (RER=VCO 2 /VO 2).RMR and RER are important for both clinical and research settings because they Cited by: Validity and reproducibility of resting metabolic rate measurements in rural Bangladeshi women: comparison of measurements obtained by Medgem™ and by Deltatrac™ device.

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Resting metabolic rate is the total number of calories burned when your body is completely at rest. RMR supports breathing, circulating blood, organ functions, and basic neurological functions. It is proportional to lean body mass and decreases approximately kcal/min for each 1% increase in body fatness. Reproducibility of 24 h energy expenditure measurements using a human whole body indirect calorimeter - Volume 57 Issue 2 - Janna O. De Boer, Aren J. H. Van Es, Joop E. Vogt, Joop M. A. Van Raaij, Joseph G. A. J. Hautvast.   Metabolic disturbances, such as reduced rates of fat oxidation (high respiratory quotient (RQ)) or low energy expenditure (low resting metabolic rate (RMR)), may contribute to obesity. The. Basal Metabolic Rate is the number of calories required to keep your body functioning at rest. BMR is also known as your body’s metabolism; therefore, any increase to your metabolic weight, such as exercise, will increase your BMR. To get your BMR, simply input .