Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 15,1(March 2006)   Issue 1

Data:March 2006

In this issue (18 articles)

Asia Pacific Clinical Nutrition Society Award for 2010



Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):1.doi:

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Nutrition Science for the new millennium



Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):2-5.doi:

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Defining core elements and outstanding practice in Nutritional Science through collaborative benchmarking

Author:Samir Samman PhD, Jennifer O McArthur Dip Nutr Die

Keywords:Nutritional Science, core elements, benchmarking

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):6-9.doi:

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Nutrition function, health and related claims on packaged Australian food products – prevalence and compliance with regulations

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

Keywords:health claims, consumers, food labelling, packaged foods, Food Standards Australia New Zealand, FSANZ.

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):10-20.doi:

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Effect of feeding systems on omega-3 fatty acids, conjugated linoleic acid and transfatty acids in Australian beef cuts: potential impact on human health

Author:Eric N Ponnampalam PhD, Neil J Mann PhD and Andrew

Keywords:grain feeding, beef cattle, omega -3 (n-3) fatty acids, trans fatty acids, functional fats

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):21-29.doi:

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Dietary supplement use in people being treated for depression

Author:Karen M Silvers BSc, MMedSci, PhD, Cheryl C Woolle

Keywords:dietary supplements, vitamins, minerals, herbal remedies, drug interactions, depression

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):30-34.doi:

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How well do adolescents determine portion sizes of foods and beverages?

Author:Nelia P Steyn PhD, Marjanne Senekal PhD, Shane A N

Keywords:dietary survey, food portions, food models, visual aids, adolescents, black or white children, Johannesburg-Soweto, South Africa

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):35-42.doi:

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Nutrition education improves serum retinol concentration among adolescent school girls

Author:Pulani LanerollePhD and Sunethra AtukoralaPhD

Keywords:serum retinol, nutrition education, adolescents, Sri Lanka

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):43-49.doi:

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The relationship between iron status and thyroid hormone concentration in iron-deficient adolescent Iranian girls

Author:Mohammad Hassan EftekhariPhD, Seyed Ali Keshavarz

Keywords:Thyroid hormones, iron deficiency, serumferritin, adolescent girls, Iran

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):50-55.doi:

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Prevalence and severity of micronutrient deficiency: a cross-sectional study among adolescents in Sri Lanka

Author:Manjula Hettiarachchi MBBS, Chandrani LiyanagePhD

Keywords: adolescents, micronutrient deficiency, iron, zinc, folic acid, Galle, Sri Lanka

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):56-63.doi:

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Diet and nutritional status of adolescent tribal population in nine States of India

Author:Kodavanti Mallikharjuna Rao PhD, Nagalla Balakrish

Keywords:adolescents, tribe, diet, nutritional status, body mass index, India

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):64-71.doi:

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Trends in eating behaviours among Chinese children (1991–1997)

Author:Y Liu PhD Candidate, F Zhai, PhD and BM Popkin PhD

Keywords:Food trends, snacking, food-prepared-outside-the-home, take away foods, children, adolescents, China

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):72-80.doi:

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Hypovitaminosis D is common in both veiled and nonveiled Bangladeshi women

Author:Md Zahirul Islam PhD, Mohammed Akhtaruzzaman PhD a

Keywords:vitamin D deficiency, veiled women, Bangladesh

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):81-87.doi:

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Urinary isoflavonoids as a dietary compliance measure among premenopausal women

Author:Adrian A Franke PhD, Yukiko Morimoto MS, RD, Linda

Keywords:compliance, soy, urinary isoflavonoids,biomarker, intervention

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):88-94.doi:

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Socio-demographic and nutritional assessment of the elderly Yorubas in Nigeria

Author:Olayiwola Ibiyemi Olasunbo PhD and Ketiku Adegboye

Keywords:sociodemographic, nutrition, vulnerability, assessment, food security, Yoruba elderly, Nigeria

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):95-101.doi:

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Uric acid status and its correlates in Hangzhou urban population

Author:Duo Li PhD, Xiaomei Yu MB, Xiaoqun Zhou MB, Sirith

Keywords:uric acid, correlation, cardiovascular risk factors, Hangzhou, China

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):102-106.doi:

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Evaluation of clonal herbs of Lamiaceae species for management of diabetes and hypertension

Author:Young-In I Kwon MS, Dhiraj A Vattem PhD and Kalida

Keywords:phenolic phytochemicals, antioxidants, Lamiaceae, amylase, glucosidase, angiotensin converting enzyme, enzyme inhibitors, resveratrol, rosmarinic acid, diabetes, hypertension

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):107-118.doi:

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Antioxidant activity measured in different solvent fractions obtained fromMentha spicata Linn.: An analysis by ABTS .+ decolorization assay

Author:Ponnan Arumugam MSc, Perumal Ramamurthy PhD ,

Keywords:ABTS radical cation, Antioxidant activity, Relative antioxidant activity, Phenolics, solvent fraction, Mentha spicata

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(1):119-124.doi:

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