Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 17,4(December 2008)   Issue 4

Data:December 2008

In this issue (22 articles)

Alcohol consumption and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus in Japanese: a systematic review

Author:Nobuko Seike MD, Mitsuhiko Noda MD, Takashi Kadowa

Keywords:diabetes mellitus, alcohol, Japanese, body mass index

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):545-551.doi:

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Effect of omega 3 and omega 6 fatty acid intakes from diet and supplements on plasma fatty acid levels in the first 3 years of life

Author:Camilla Hoyos BAppSci(Hons), Catarina Almqvist PhD

Keywords:omega–3 fatty acids, omega–6 fatty acids,dietary supplements, plasma, dietary intake

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):552-557.doi:

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Dietary sources of aldose reductase inhibitors: prospects for alleviating diabetic complications

Author:Megha Saraswat MSc, P Muthenna MSc, P Suryanarayan

Keywords: aldose reductase, aldehyde reductase, sorbitol, dietary inhibitors, red blood cells

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):558-565.doi:

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Nutrient adequacy and food group consumption of Filipino novices and religious sisters over a nine month period

Author:Jessica A Grieger PhD, Jere D Haas PhD, Laura E Mu

Keywords:diet, micronutrients, food groups, female, Philippines

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):566-572.doi:

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Comparison of clinical body composition methods in people taking weight-inducing atypical antipsychotic medications

Author:Jenny-Kay Sharpe PhD, Nuala M Byrne PhD, Terry J S

Keywords:bioelectric impedance, obesity, deuterium dilution, percentage body fat, atypical antipsychotic medication

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):573-579.doi:

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Chronic energy deficiency and its association with dietary factors in adults of drought affected desert areas of Western Rajasthan, India

Author:Madhu B Singh PhD, J Lakshminarayana PhD, Ranjana

Keywords:malnutrition, dietary intake, BMI, drought, anemia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):580-585.doi:

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Body composition: validity of segmental bioelectrical impedance analysis

Author:Joe LaForgia PhD, Simon M Gunn PhD, Robert T Withe

Keywords:total body water, percent body fat, foot-to-foot BIA, four-compartment body composition model, fat free mass

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):586-591.doi:

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Prevalence of overweight and obesity amongst school children in Delhi, India

Author:Supreet Kaur MD, HPS Sachdev MD, SN DwivediPhD, R

Keywords:obesity, body mass index, triceps skin foldthickness, school children, socio economic status

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):592-596.doi:

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Parental perception of their children’s weight status, and its association with their nutrition and obesity knowledge

Author:Noor Azimah Muhammad MBBS, Khairani Omar MD, Shams

Keywords:overweight, obesity, children, parental perception, knowledge

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):597-602.doi:

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Regional clustering of anthropometric dimensions of primary school children in rural and suburban Vietnam

Author:Antoon van Lierop MD, Nguyen V Nam PhD, Colleen Do

Keywords:Anthropometry, Child, Obesity, Body Mass Index, Vietnam

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):603-607.doi:

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Efficacy of modified WHO feeding protocol for management of severe malnutrition in children: a pilot study from a teaching hospital in New Delhi, India

Author:Ankit Parakh MD, Anand Prakash Dubey MD, Naveen Ga

Keywords: Severe malnutrition, WHO guidelines, IAP malnutrition guidelines, Child Mortality, Diarrhea

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):608-611.doi:

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Relationship between dietary fat and fish intake and the prevalence of atopic eczema in pregnant Japanese females: baseline data from the Osaka Maternal and Child Health Study

Author:Yoshihiro Miyake PhD, Satoshi Sasaki PhD, Keiko Ta

Keywords:Atopic eczema, eating, fatty acids, fishes, Japan

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):612-619.doi:

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Iodine deficiency disorders in Bangladesh, 2004-05: ten years of iodized salt intervention brings remarkable achievement in lowering goitre and iodine deficiency among children and women

Author:Harun K M Yusuf PhD, A K M Mustafizur Rahman MSc,

Keywords:Iodine deficiency disorders, goitre rate, iodine deficiency, household coverage with adequately iodized salt, Universal Salt Iodization

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):620-628.doi:

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Validity and reproducibility of a food frequency questionnaire designed for residents in north China

Author:Xiaoqin Wang MD, Rina Sa MD, Hong Yan MD

Keywords:food frequency questionnaire, dietary assessment, reproducibility, 24-hour recalls

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):629-634.doi:

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Consumption of guava (Psidium guajavaL) and noni (Morinda citrifoliaL) may protect betel quid-chewing Papua New Guineans against diabetes

Author:Patrick L Owen PhD, Louis C Martineau PhD, Dayna C

Keywords:Psidium, areca, 3T3-L1 cells, plants, medicinal

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):635-643.doi:

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Stomach cancer in 67 Chinese counties: evidence of interaction between salt consumption and helicobacter pylori infection

Author:Xiaoqin Wang MD, Paul Terry PhD, Hong Yan MD

Keywords:helicobacter pylori, stomach cancer, mortality, urinary nitrate, urinary sodium

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):644-650.doi:

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The association of plasma C-reactive protein levels with anthropometric and lipid parameters in elderly Taiwanese

Author:Hsin-Jen Tsai PhD and Alan Chung-Hong Tsai PhD

Keywords:C-reactive protein, elderly, waist-to-hip ratio, high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol, anthropometric indices

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):651-656.doi:

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Delayed effects of coffee, tea and sucrose on postprandial glycemia in lean, young, healthy adults

Author:Jimmy Chun Yu Louie MNutrDiet, Fiona Atkinson MNut

Keywords:coffee, tea, postprandial glycemia, insulinemia, caffeine

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):657-662.doi:

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Natto and viscous vegetables in a Japanese style meal suppress postprandial glucose and insulin responses

Author:Akiko Taniguchi MSc, Hisami Yamanaka-Okumura PhD,

Keywords:postprandial glucose, insulin, viscous fiber, white rice, healthy subjects

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):663-668.doi:

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Clinical experience with a relatively low carbohydrate, calorie-restricted diet improves insulin sensitivity and associated metabolic abnormalities in overweight, insulin resistant South Asian Indian women

Author:Andrea C Backes BA, Fahim Abbasi MD, Cindy Lamendo

Keywords:weight loss, insulin resistance, cardiovasculardisease risk factors, overweight, South Asian Indian

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):669-671.doi:

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Nutrition Leadership Training in North-East Asia: an IUNS initiative in conjunction with nutrition societies in the region

Author:Mark L Wahlqvist MD, Duo LiPhD, Jiang-Qin Sun MD,

Keywords: IUNS, Chinese Nutrition Society, Korean Nutrition Society, Taiwan Nutrition Society, capacity building, leadership development, Zhejiang University, Fudan University, Huadong Hospital, Seoul National University, NHRI

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2008;17(4):672-682.doi:

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