Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 16,2(June 2007)   Issue 2

Data:June 2007

In this issue (25 articles)

Anthocyanins and anthocyanin-rich extracts: role in diabetes and eye function

Author:Dilip Ghosh PhD and Tetsuya Konishi PhD

Keywords:anthocyanins, anthocyanin-rich extracts, disease prevention, diabetes, eye function

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):200-208.doi:

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Fructose malabsorption in Thai adult

Author:Narumon Densupsoontorn MD, Pipop Jirapinyo MD, Nuc

Keywords:Breath-H2 test, Fructose malabsorption, Fructose intolerance

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):209-212.doi:

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Hypoalbuminemia is a predictor of delayed postoperative bowel function and poor surgical outcomes in right-sided colon cancer patients

Author:Varut Lohsiriwat MD, Vitoon Chinswangwatanakul MD,

Keywords:hypoalbuminemia, colectomy, postoperative complications, ileus, nutrition

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):213-217.doi:

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Cytokines related to nutritional status in patients with untreated pulmonary tuberculosis in Indonesia

Author:Elvina KaryadiMD, PhD, Wil MV Dolmans MD, PhD, Cli

Keywords: interleukin-6, tumor necrosis factor-α, interleukin-1 receptor antagonist, body mass index, micronutrient

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):218-226.doi:

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Extent of error in estimating nutrient intakes from food tables versus laboratory estimates of cooked foods

Author:Shashi Ajit Chiplonkar PhDand Vaishali Vilas Agte

Keywords:micronutrient, error estimate, food tables, cooked foods’ composition

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):227-239.doi:

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The association between amount of cigarettes smoked and overweight, central obesity among Chinese adults in Nanjing, China

Author:Fei Xu MD, PhD, BEcon, Xiao-Mei Yin BM and Youfa W

Keywords:overweight, body mass index, waist circumference, cigarette smoking, prevention, cessation, China, Nanjing

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):240-247.doi:

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Correlation of dyslipidemia with waist to height ratio, waist circumference, and body mass index in Iranian adults

Author:Ali Chehrei MD, Saeid Sadrnia MD, Ammar Hassanzade

Keywords:obesity, dyslipidemia, waist to heightratio, waist circumference, body mass index

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):248-253.doi:

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Insulin, lipid profiles and measures of fatness in Taiwanese women in relation to duration of residence in Australia

Author:Wan-Ping Lee, Jennifer LingardPhD and Margaret Ber

Keywords:insulin resistance, diet, obesity, blood lipids, Taiwanese, Taiwanese immigrants in Australia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):254-261.doi:

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Association between serum CRP concentrations with dietary intake in healthy and dyslipidaemic patients

Author:Majid Ghayour-Mobarhan MD, PhD, Hanyeh Yaghootkar

Keywords: CRP, dyslipidaemia, dietary intake, atherosclerosis, inflammation

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):262-268.doi:

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Red cell folate and predicted neural tube defect rate in three Asian cities

Author:Timothy J Green PhD, C Murray Skeaff PhD, Bernard

Keywords: red cell folate, NTD, fortification, Asia, women

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):269-273.doi:

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Reduction in childhood malnutrition in Vietnam from 1990 to 2004

Author:Nguyen Cong Khan MD, PhD , Le Danh Tuyen MD, PhD,

Keywords:malnutrition, Vietnam, stunting, poverty

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):274-278.doi:

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Nutritional status, body composition and health conditions of the Karen hill tribe children aged 1-6 years in Northern Thailand

Author:Prasong Tienboon MD, PhD and Prasit Wangpakapatta

Keywords:nutritional status, body composition, PEM (Protein Energy Malnutrition), micronutrient deficiencies, health, illness, intestinal parasitosis, Karen, children, hill tribes, Thailand

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):279-285.doi:

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Diet supplemented with MCT oil in the management of childhood diarrhea

Author:Celeste C Tanchoco RND, MPH, Arsenia J CruzRND, Jo

Keywords:medium-chain triglyceride oil (MCT oil), diarrhea, children, nutritional status

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):286-292.doi:

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Psychosocial care and nutritional status of children aged 6-36 months among patrilineal (Karo) and matrilineal (Minangkabau) households in Jakarta

Author:Judhiastuty Februhartanty MSc, Avita A Usfar

Keywords:Indonesia,Karo, Minangkabau, nutritional status, psychosocial care

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):293-300.doi:

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Zinc-iron, but not zinc-alone supplementation, increased linear growth of stunted infants with low haemoglobin

Author:Umi Fahmida PhD , Johanna SP Rumawas MD, Budi Utom

Keywords:optimal growth, infant, iron, micronutrient, zinc

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):301-309.doi:

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Anaemia in pregnant, postpartum and non pregnant women in Lak district, Daklak province of Vietnam

Author:Lieu Thi Thuy TrinhMD, MSc, PhD and Michael Dible

Keywords: anaemia, women, pregnancy, postpartum, prevalence, factors associated, ethnicity, education, Vietnam, Lak district, Daklak province

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):310-315.doi:

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Determinants of exclusive breastfeeding duration in Xinjiang, PR China

Author:Fenglian Xu PhD, Colin Binns PhD, Su Zheng MBBS, Y

Keywords: ‘exclusive breastfeeding’, breastfeeding duration, factors, Xinjiang, China

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):316-321.doi:

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Fatty acid intakes and food sources in a population of older Australians

Author:Victoria M Flood MPH, PhD, Karen L Webb MPH, PhD,

Keywords:fatty acid, Blue Mountains Eye Study, omega-3 fatty acids, dietary intake, fish

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):322-330.doi:

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Long-term adoption of a Mediterranean diet is associated with a better health status in elderly people; a cross-sectional survey in Cyprus

Author:Demosthenes B Panagiotakos PhD, Anna Polystipioti

Keywords: hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, diabetes, obesity, Mediterranean diet, elderly

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):331-337.doi:

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Interview to study the determinants of hypertension in older adults in Taiwan: a population based crosssectional survey

Author:Alan Chung-Hong Tsai PhD, Jenn-Chang Liou PhD and

Keywords:hypertension, interview surveys, self-reporting, medical records, body mass index,elderly, foods, legumes, Taiwan, validation

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):338-345.doi:

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A multidimensional assessment of nutritional and health status of rural elderly Malays

Author:Suzana ShaharPhD, Zuriati IbrahimMSc, Afaf Ruhi Ab

Keywords:nutritional status, functional status, food intake, older people, anthropometry

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):346-353.doi:

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Physical activity among adolescents in Taiwan

Author:Li-Jung Chen MPE, Anne M Haase PhDand Kenneth R Fo

Keywords:adolescent, health, physical activity, Taiwan

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):354-361.doi:

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Metabolic syndrome: recent prevalence in East and Southeast Asian populations

Author:Paul Nestel MD, Ramon Lyu PhD, Lip Ping LowMD, Way

Keywords:metabolic syndrome, epidemiology, East and Southeast Asia, cardiovascular disease

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):362-367.doi:

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Household food security status measured by the USHousehold Food Security/Hunger Survey Module (USFSSM) is in line with coping strategy indicators found in urban and rural Indonesia

Author:Avita A Usfar, Umi FahmidaPhDand Judhias

Keywords:food security, Indonesia, coping strategies, urban and rural setting

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):368-374.doi:

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Attitudes of agricultural scientists in Indonesia towards genetically modified foods

Author:Judhiastuty Februhartanty MSc, Tri Nisa Widyastuti

Keywords:attitude, genetically modified foods, intention, knowledge, scientists, Bogor, Indonesia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(2):375-380.doi:

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