Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 12,2(June 2003)   Issue 2

Data:June 2003

In this issue (18 articles)

ORBITUARY: Margaret McArthur Oliver 1919-2002

Author:Emeritus Professor Ray L Specht


Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):127-128.doi:

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Captain Cook’s beer: the antiscorbutic use of malt and beer in late 18th century sea voyages

Author:Brett J StubbsPhD

Keywords:Captain Cook, scurvy, antiscorbutic agents, malt, beer, fermentation, sea voyages

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):129-137.doi:

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Nutrition and related claims used on packaged Australian foods - implications for regulation

Author:Peter Williams BSc(Hons) DipNutrDiet MHP PhD, Heat

Keywords:Nutrient claims, food labelling, food legislation, Australia, New Zealand, ANZFA, FSANZ

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):138-150.doi:

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Effect of dietary medium- and long-chain triacylglycerols (MLCT) on accumulation of body fat in healthy humans

Author:Michio Kasai BSc, Naohisa Nosaka BSc , Hideaki Mak

Keywords:medium-chain fatty acids (MCFA), long chain triacylglycerols (LCT), medium chain triacylglycerols (MCT), coconut, palm kernel oil, body weight, body fat, abdominal fat, obesity, serum cholesterol, Japan

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):151-160.doi:

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Assessment of bioelectrical impedance analysis for the prediction of total body water in cystic fibrosis

Author:Melinda L Richards PhD, Scott C Bell MD, Kelli A E

Keywords:cystic fibrosis, bioelectrical impedance, total body water, body composition

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):161-165.doi:

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Association of food patterns, central obesity measures and metabolic risk factors for coronary heart disease (CHD) in middle aged Bengalee Hindu men, Calcutta, India

Author:Arnab GhoshPhD Student, Kaushik Bose PhD, and Asi

Keywords:central obesity, metabolic complication, waist-hp ratio, conicity index, waist circumference, food pattern, Bengalee Hindu, coronary heart disease, egg, fried snacks, sweets, fish, chicken, India

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):166-171.doi:

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Energy, protein, calcium, vitamin D and fibre intakes from meals in residential care establishments in Australia

Author:Caryl A Nowson BSc, Dip Nut & Diet, Dip Ed, Ph

Keywords:Australia, elderly, nursing homes, hostels, energy intake, protein, vitamin D, calcium, fibre, eating impairment

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):172-177.doi:

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Micronutrient status of primary school girls in rural and urban areas of South Vietnam

Author:Ta thi Tuyet Mai MD, PhD, Nguyen thi Kim Hung MD,

Keywords:Primary school girl, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam, micronutrient dietary intake, biochemical parameter, rural, urban

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):178-185.doi:

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Academic performance of Korean children is associated with dietary behaviours and physical status

Author:Hye-Young P Kim PhD, Edward A Frongillo PhD, Sung-

Keywords:dietary behaviour, academic performance, meal regularity, children, physical fitness, height, food security

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):186-192.doi:

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Effect of carob bean on gastric emptying time in Thai infants

Author:Boosba Vivatvakin MD and Vacharee Buachum MD

Keywords:carob bean gum, gastroesophageal reflux, vomiting, regurgitation, gastric emptying time, infant, Thailand

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):193-197.doi:

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Iron deficiency anaemia in childhood and thyroid function

Author:Prasong Tienboon MD, PhD andKewalee UnachakMD

Keywords:nutrition, anaemia, iron deficiency, children, thyroid

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):198-202.doi:

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Nutritional status of Korean male patients with alcoholic and viral liver cirrhosis

Author:Yukyung Chang PhD, Seokhwa Lee MS, Minho Lee MD an

Keywords: alcoholic liver cirrhosis, viral liver cirrhosis, Korean, nutritional status

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):203-208.doi:

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Blood cholesterol and lipid-lowering effects of carrageenan on human volunteers

Author:Leonora N PanlasiguiPhD, Olivia Q BaelloBSc, Jenif

Keywords: carrageenan, soluble fibre, seaweed, serum cholesterol, triglycerides, HDL cholesterol, LDL cholesterol

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):209-214.doi:

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Retinoic acid receptor-βmRNA expression during chemoprevention of hamster cheek pouch carcinogenesis by garlic

Author:Seetharaman Balasenthil PhD , Kunchala S Rao PhD a

Keywords:retinoic acid receptor-β, 7,12-dimethylbenz[a]anthracene (DMBA), chemoprevention, garlic, oral cancer

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):215-218.doi:

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Bioavailability of soluble oxalate from spinach eaten with and without milk products

Author:Madelene Brogren MSc and Geoffrey P SavagePhD,FNZ

Keywords:soluble and insoluble oxalates, bioavailability, absorption, spinach, grilling, calcium, New Zealand

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):219-224.doi:

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Metabolic effects of D-psicose in rats: studies on faecal and urinary excretion and caecal fermentation

Author:Tatsuhiro Matsuo PhD,Tomohiro Tanaka BSc, Mineo Ha

Keywords:D-psicose, D-fructose, fermentable sugars, short chain fatty acids, faecal/urinary excretion, fermentation, Japan

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):225-231.doi:

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Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(2):233.doi:

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