Evaluation of a Novel Resting Metabolic Rate Measurement System


Joseph Orr, Ph.D. University of Utah, Department of Anesthesiology Salt Lake City, Utah, USA 84132 Introduction: Resting metabolic rate (RMR) is the rate at which a person burns calories while at rest. Between 70 and 80% of all calories are burned under resting conditions. Knowledge of metabolic rate is vital to nutritional assessment, weight loss planning and care of […]