Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 16,1(March 2007)   Issue 1

Data:March 2007

In this issue (25 articles)

The role of nutrition in the prevention of coronary heart disease in women of the developed world

Author:Christine M Greene PhDand Maria Luz Fernandez PhD

Keywords: coronary heart disease, primary risk factors, nutrition, women, lifestyle, developed countries

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):1-9.doi:

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Adiponectin represents an independent risk factor for hypertension in middle aged Korean women

Author:Hyun-Sook Lee PhD, Myoungsook Lee PhD and Hyojee

Keywords: adiponectin, hypertension, blood pressure, middle-aged Korean women

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):10-15.doi:

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Supplementation of a high-carbohydrate breakfast with barley β-glucan improves postprandial glycaemic response for meals but not beverages

Author:Sally D Poppitt PhD, Jenneke DE van Drunen MSc, An

Keywords:soluble fibre, barley β-glucan, carbohydrate, glucose, insulin

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):16-24.doi:

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Reduction of adipose tissue and body weight: effect of water soluble calcium hydroxycitrate in Garcinia atroviridis on the short term treatment of obese women in Thailand

Author:Chulaporn Roongpisuthipong MD, Rungthiwa Kantawan

Keywords:adipose tissue, obese women, Garcinia atroviridis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):25-29.doi:

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Anti-cancer activities of pure curry feeding in cancer cell-transplanted mouse

Author:Ki-Moon Park PhD, Kyung-Mi Kim MSc, Young-Seo Park

Keywords:pure curry, lipid peroxide, cytochrome P-450, glutathione peroxidase, superoxide dismutase

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):30-39.doi:

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Effects of phytosterols in diacylglycerol as part of diet therapy on hyperlipidemia in children

Author:Takeshi Matsuyama PhD, MD, Kentaro Shoji MS, Hidet

Keywords: diacylglycerol, phytosterols, cholesterol, lipoprotein(a), children

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):40-48.doi:

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Anthropometric indices and life style practices of the indigenous Orang Asli adults in Lembah Belum, Grik of Peninsular Malaysia

Author:Hayati Mohd Yusof MSc, Ting Siew ChingBSc, Roshita

Keywords:anthropometry, Aborigines, adult, lifestyle, Malaysia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):49-55.doi:

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Change in diet and body mass index in Taiwanese women with length of residence in Australia

Author:Wan-Ping Lee MHSc, Jennifer Lingard PhDand Margare

Keywords:body mass index, diet, anthropometry, obesity, Chinese, Taiwanese immigrants in Australia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):56-65.doi:

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Can bioelectric impedance monitors beused to accurately estimate body fat in Chinese adults?

Author:Duncan J Macfarlane BSc(Hons) BPhEd DPhil

Keywords:validity, reliability, body composition, bioelectric impedance analysis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):66-73.doi:

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Gender and socio-economic differences in BMI of secondary high school students in Ho Chi Minh City

Author:Hong K. Tang PhD, MSc, MD , Michael J. Dibley MPH,

Keywords:Obesity, body mass index, anthropometry, adolescent, Vietnam

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):74-83.doi:

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Intervention with traditional food as a major source of energy, protein, iron, vitamin C and vitamin A for rural Dalitmothers and young children in Andhra Pradesh, South India

Author:Martina Schmid PhD, Buduru Salomeyesudas MSc, Peri

Keywords:food-based intervention, malnutrition, India, Indigenous Peoples, Dalit

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):84-93.doi:

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Impact of vitamin A supplementation on health status and absenteeism of school children in Sri Lanka

Author:Sanath Thushara Chamakara Mahawithanage BSc, Kanna

Keywords:Vitamin A supplementation, health status, school absenteeism, school children, Sri Lanka

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):94-102.doi:

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Oral vitamin B12supplementation reduces plasma total homocysteine concentration in women in India

Author:Chittaranjan S Yajnik MD FRCP, Himangi G Lubree MS

Keywords:vitamin B12 , total homocysteine, folate, supplementation, India

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):103-109.doi:

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Metabolic fate of intravenously administered N-acetylneuraminic acid-6-14 C in newborn piglets

Author:Bing Wang PhD, Jeff A Downing PhD, Peter Petocz Ph

Keywords:N-acetylneuraminic acid 6 14 C, intravenous administration, brain, metabolic fate, newborn piglets

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):110-115.doi:

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Effects of wheat flour fortified with different iron fortificants on iron status and anemia prevalence in iron deficient anemic students in Northern China

Author:Jing Sun BD, Jian Huang BD, Wenxian Li BD, Lijuan

Keywords:NaFeEDTA, FeSO4 , elementary iron, iron deficiency anemia, wheat flour, food fortification

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):116-121.doi:

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Salt usage behaviors are related to urinary sodium excretion in normotensive Korean adults

Author:Hyun Ju Kim MSc, Hee Young Paik ScD, Sim Yeol Lee

Keywords:Sodium intake, urinary sodium excretion, Salt usage behavior

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):122-128.doi:

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Establishment of an isoflavone database for usual Korean foods and evaluation of isoflavone intake among Korean children

Author:Min Kyung Park MS, Yoon Ju Song PhD, Hyojee Joung

Keywords:isoflavone database, isoflavone intake, evaluation, children, Korea

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):129-139.doi:

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Content of a novel online collection of traditional east African food habits (1930s – 1960s): data collected by the Max-Planck-Nutrition Research Unit, Bumbuli, Tanzania

Author:Verena Raschke MSc, Ulrich Oltersdorf PhD, Ibrahim

Keywords: Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, indigenous, staple foods, beverages, diet, culture

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):140-151.doi:

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Sub clinical vitamin A deficiency and anemia among Vietnamese children less than five years of age

Author:Nguyen Cong Khan MD, PhD, Nguyen Xuan Ninh MD, PhD

Keywords:vitamin A deficiency, anemia, children urban, rural prevalence, Vietnam

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):152-157.doi:

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Vitamin A status of the minority ethnic group of Karen hill tribe children aged 1-6 years in Northern Thailand

Author:Prasong Tienboon MD,PhD and Prasit Wangpakapattana

Keywords:Nutritional status, Diet, Vitamin A, Intakes, Vitamins, Malnutrition, Karen, Children, Hill tribe, Thailand

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):158-162.doi:

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Decision to breastfeed and early cessation of breastfeeding in infants below 6 months old – a population-based study of 3,204 infants in Hong Kong

Author:Warren T K Lee PhD, RD (UK) ,Eric Wong (MA), Susan

Keywords:breastfeeding, formula feeding, cessation of breastfeeding, infants, Hong Kong

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):163-171.doi:

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Supplementation of infant formula with native inulin has a prebiotic effect in formula-fed babies

Author:Sook-He Kim PhD, Da Hee Lee PhD and Diederick Meye

Keywords: inulin, babies, colonic microbiota, infant formula, prebiotic

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):172-177.doi:

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Anthropometric and biochemical markers for nutritional risk among residents within an Australian residential care facility

Author:Jessica Grieger BSc(hons), Caryl Nowson BSc, Dip N

Keywords:long-term care, aged, Australia, nutritional status, bone density

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):178-186.doi:

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Prevalence of diabetes mellitus and population attributable fractions for coronary heart disease and stroke mortality in the WHO South-East Asia and Western Pacific regions

Author:Asia Pacific Cohort Studies Collaboration

Keywords:diabetes mellitus, Asia, Pacific Islands, prevalence, cardiovascular disease, stroke

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(1):187-192.doi:

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