Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 11,11S7(Supplement 2002)   Supplement 7

Data:Supplement 2002

In this issue (15 articles)

Τhe burden of obesity in Asia: Challenges in assessment, prevention and management

Author:Rodolfo F Florentino, MD,PhD

Keywords:Asia, challenges in assessment, obesity, overweight, prevention, management

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S676-S680.doi:

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Body mass index as an indicator of obesity

Author:Robert C Weisell PhD

Keywords:Asia, body mass index, chronic energy deficiency, consequence, Food and Agriculture Organization, obesity, overweight

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S681-S684.doi:

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Predictive values of body mass index and waist circumference for risk factors of certain related diseases in Chinese adults: study on optimal cut-off points of body mass index and waist circumference in Chinese adults

Author:Zhou Bei-Fan and the Cooperative Meta-analysis Gro

Keywords:body mass index, Chinese adults, obesity, overweight, waist circumference

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S685-S693.doi:

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Obesity in Asia: prevalence and issues in assessment methodologies

Author:E-Siong Tee PhD

Keywords:adult, Asia, assessment, children, methodology, obesity, overweight

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S694-S701.doi:

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Consequences of childhood and adolescent obesity

Author:Kah Yin Loke MBBS, MMed(Paeds), MRCP(UK), MRCPCH,

Keywords:adolescent, childhood, economic consequences, obesity, physical, psycho-social

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S702-S704.doi:

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Causes and consequences of adult obesity: health, social and economic impacts in the United States

Author:Nancy S Wellman, PhD, RD, FADAand Barbara Friedber

Keywords:economic, health, impact, obesity, social

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S705-S709.doi:

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Impact of physical activity on the emerging crisis of obesity in Asia

Author:James Levine MD, PhD, John Peters PhD, Wim Saris M

Keywords:Asia, energy expenditure, malnutrition, nutrition, obesity, physical activity

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S710-S713.doi:

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The challenge of managing body weight in the modern world

Author:John C Peters PhD

Keywords:environmental determinants, lifestyle behaviours, obesity, overweight, social change

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S714-S717.doi:

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Behavioural determinants of the obesity epidemic

Author:David Crawford PhDand Kylie Ball PhD

Keywords:eating behaviour, epidemiology, physical activity

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S718-S721.doi:

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Pharmacotherapy and surgery in the treatment of obesity: evaluating risks and benefits



Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S722-S725.doi:

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ACTIVATE: A childhood overweight prevention initiative

Author:Nancy S Wellman, PhD, RD, FADA

Keywords:ACTIVATE, childhood, obesity, prevention

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S726.doi:

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Epidemiology of obesity and public health strategies for its control in Japan

Author:Nobuo Yoshiike MD, Fumi Kaneda MSand Hidemi Takimo

Keywords:body mass index, epidemiology, Japan, national nutrition survey, obesity, public health policy

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S727-S731.doi:

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Criteria and classification of obesity in Japan and Asia-Oceania

Author:Masao Kanazawa MD,PhD, Nobuo Yoshiike MD,PhD, Tosh

Keywords:Asia-Oceania, classification, criteria, Japan, obesity

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S732-S737.doi:

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Healthy lifestyles . . . healthy people – The Mega Country Health Promotion Network

Author:Eileen Kennedy, DSc

Keywords:health campaigns, Mega Country Health Promotion, obesity, WHO

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S738-S739.doi:

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Assessment of factors that contribute to the percentage of body fat among Malaysian adolescents



Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(11):S740-S746.doi:

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