Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 13,3(September 2004)   Issue 3

Data:September 2004

In this issue (17 articles)

Search for the most complete multivitamin

Author:Vanessa E Furlong BA, MNutrDietand A Stewart Trusw

Keywords:multivitamins, supplements, Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):222-225.doi:

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Immunological response to antioxidant vitamin supplementation in rural Bangladeshi school children with group A streptococcal infection

Author:Jasimuddin AhmedMD, MCPS, PhD, M Mostafa Zaman MBB

Keywords:Beta carotene, alpha tocopherol, immunoglobulins, streptococcal antibody, immunity, antioxidant supplements, infections, school children, Bangladesh

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):226-230.doi:

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Obesity among pre-adolescent and adolescents of a developing country (India)

Author:Jugesh Chhatwal MD, Manorama Verma MD and Sandeep

Keywords:Body mass index, triceps skin fold thickness, obesity, developing country, adolescents, pre-adolescents, WHO guidelines, socio-economic status, India

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):231-235.doi:

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Food and nutrient consumption patterns in third trimester Thai-Muslim pregnant women in rural Southern Thailand

Author:Sumalika Piammongkol MCN,Geoffrey C Marks PhD, Gai

Keywords:Muslim, food consumption, diet, pregnancy, iron, calcium, rural, socio-economic factors, Thailand

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):236-241.doi:

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Effects of light resistance exercise using dumbbells and rubber band with mild energy restriction on body composition and physical fitness in obese Korean women

Author:Hyung-Sook Kang PhD, Tatsuhiro Matsuo PhD and Masa

Keywords: dumbbell exercise, rubber band exercise, restrictive diet, body composition, physical fitness, women,Korea

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):242-247.doi:

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Body mass index and factors related to overweight among women workers in electronic factories in Peninsular Malaysia

Author:Heng-Leng Chee PhD, Mirnalini Kandiah PhD, Maimuna

Keywords:Body mass index, overweight, electronics women workers, shift work, income, education, Malaysia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):248-254.doi:

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Vitamin D status among postmenopausal Malaysian women

Author:Suriah A Rahman PhD, WSS Chee PhD, Zaitun Yassin P

Keywords:25 (OH) vitamin D, parathyroid hormone, vitamin D deficiency, diet, postmenopausal women, Asian, Malay, Chinese, Malaysia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):255-260.doi:

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Estimating geriatric patient’s body weight using the knee height caliper and mid-arm circumference in Hong Kong Chinese

Author:MY Jung RD, MS Chan RD, VSF Chow SRD, YTT Chan SRD

Keywords:knee height caliper, body weight, mid-arm muscle circumference, Hong Kong Chinese

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):261-264.doi:

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Contribution of specific foods to fat, fatty acids, and cholesterol in the development of a food frequency questionnaire in Koreans

Author:Jeongseon Kim PhD, Young Joo Kim MS, Yoon-Ok AhnMD

Keywords:fat, fatty acids, n-3 PUFA, n-6 PUFA, cholesterol, food frequency questionnaire, contribution analysis (CA), multiple regression analysis (MRA), Koreans

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):265-272.doi:

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Development of a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire to determine variation in nutrient intakes between urban and rural areas of Chongqing, China

Author:Zi-Yuan Zhou PhD, Toshiro TakezakiDMSc, Bao-Qing M

Keywords:urban population, rural population, semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire, Chongqing, China

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):273-283.doi:

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Analysis of the cobalt content in Australian foods

Author:Bevan Hokin PhD, Michelle Adams PhD, John Ashton P

Keywords:cobalt, food digests, mass spectrometry, Australian foods

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):284-288.doi:

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Comparison of the dietary cobalt intake in three different Australian diets

Author:Bevan Hokin PhD, Michelle Adams PhD, John Ashton P

Keywords:cobalt, lacto-ovo-vegetarian, vegan, Australia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):289-291.doi:

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Interactive effects of saffron with garlic and curcumin against cyclophosphamide induced genotoxicity in mice

Author:Kumpati Premkumar PhD Sundramoorthy Kavitha MPhil,

Keywords:saffron, garlic, curcumin, antigenotoxic effects, micronucleus test, cyclophosphamide

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):292-294.doi:

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Phenolics, their antioxidant and antimicrobial activity in dark germinated fenugreek sprouts in response to peptide and phytochemical elicitors

Author:Reena Randhir PhD, Yuan-Tong Lin MSand Kalidas She

Keywords:Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum), PPP (Pentose Phosphate Pathway), elicitors, FPH (Fish Protein Hydrosylates), lactoferrin, oregano extract, G6PDH (glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase), GPX (guaiacol peroxidase), L-DOPA (levo dihydroxy phenylalanine),

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):295-307.doi:

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Determination of total antioxidant activity in three types of local vegetables shoots and the cytotoxic effect of their ethanolic extracts against different cancer cell lines

Author:Asmah Rahmat PhD, Vijay Kumar BSc, Loo Mei Fong BS

Keywords: antioxidant vegetables, shoots, paku shootDiplazium esculentum, tapioca Manihot utillissima, cekur manis Sauropous androgynus, cassava, cytotoxic, cancer, breast, colon, liver

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):308-311.doi:

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The nutrition transition in West Sumatra, Indonesia

Author:Nur I Lipoeto MD MMedSci PhD, Naiyana Wattanapenpa

Keywords:nutrition transition, health profile, developing countries, West Sumatra, Indonesia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):312-316.doi:

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Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(3):317.doi:

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