How accurate is the BodyGem measurement?
The BodyGem unit has been validated against the Douglas Bag method, the gold standard in metabolic Measurements and compared to other metabolic carts. The BodyGem unit is as accurate and reliable as any indirect calorimeter system on the market. In several studies the BodyGem has repeatedly demonstrated an accuracy of 1-3% when compared to other standard reference systems. The BodyGem’s portability makes measuring metabolism possible for most individuals and professionals.