Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 15,4(December 2006)   Issue 4

Data:December 2006

In this issue (23 articles)

High protein high fibre snack bars reduce food intake and improve short term glucose and insulin profiles compared with high fat snack bars

Author:Gemma Williams MND, Manny NoakesPhD, Jennifer Keog

Keywords:snack foods, satiety, high protein, glucose, insulin response

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):443-450.doi:

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Precision in nutritional information declarations on food labels in Australia

Author:Stefan U Fabiansson BVSc, PhD

Keywords:Australia, nutrition labelling, food standards, analytical precision

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):451-458.doi:

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Under-reporting of energy intake affects estimates of nutrient intakes

Author:Parvin Mirmiran PhD, Ahmad EsmaillzadehMSand Ferei

Keywords:Under-reporting, energy intake, nutrients, diet, Iran

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):459-464.doi:

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Calibration and reliability of a school food checklist: a new tool for assessing school food and beverage consumption

Author:Peter J Kremer BA, BSc (Hons), Grad Dip (Mntl Hlth

Keywords:dietary assessment, schools, obesity prevention, children

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):465-473.doi:

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Primary school children from northeast Thailand are not at risk of selenium deficiency

Author:Woravimol Krittaphol MSc, Karl B Bailey PhD, Tippa

Keywords:selenium, serum, diet, zinc, children, Thailand

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):474-481.doi:

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Obesity and undernutrition in sub-Saharan African immigrant and refugee children in Victoria, Australia

Author:André MN RenzahoMPH, PhD, Carl GibbonsMSc, Boyd Sw

Keywords:obesity, undernutrition, sub-Saharan Africa, children, migration, refugees

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):482-490.doi:

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Risk factors for malnutrition among rural Nigerian children

Author:Senbanjo Idowu Odunayo MBChB, FWACPand Adeodu Oluw

Keywords:malnutrition, risk factors, children, rural, Nigeria, Africa

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):491-495.doi:

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Low density lipoprotein subclasses in Asian and Caucasian adolescent boys

Author:Verena Raschke MSc, Ibrahim Elmadfa PhD, Margaret

Keywords:adolescence, coronary heart disease, arteriosclerosis, small dense low density lipoproteins, LDL size, lipoprotein subtractions, non-denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis, Caucasian, Asian, Australia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):496-501.doi:

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Is the BMI cut-off level for Japanese females for obesity set too high? – A consideration from a body composition perspective

Author:Masaharu Kagawa PhD, Kazuhiro Uenishi RD PhD, Chih

Keywords:Body Mass Index, body fat, BMI cut-off points, Japanese, females

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):502-507.doi:

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The relationship between obesity and health related quality of life of women in a Turkish city with a high prevalence of obesity

Author:Gönül Dinç MD, Erhan EserMD, Gül Saatli MSc, Ümit

Keywords:Health Related Quality of Life, obesity, women, WHOQOL, general health-related quality, Turkey

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):508-515.doi:

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Obesity among university students, Tehran, Iran

Author:Marzieh Nojomi MD, MPH and Shahandokht Najamabadi

Keywords:obesity , BMI, University students, nutrients intakes, Iran

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):516-520.doi:

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Alternative anthropometric measurements for the Thai elderly: Mindex and Demiquet

Author:Prasert Assantachai MD, FRCP, Preyanuj Yamwong MD,

Keywords:Mindex, Demiquet, anthropometric, elders, rural, Thai

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):521-527.doi:

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Persistence of iodine deficiency in a Gangetic floodprone area, West Bengal, India

Author:Tapas Kumar Sen MAE, Akhil Bandhu Biswas MD, Indra

Keywords:goitre, iodine deficiency, total goitre rate (TGR), urinary iodine excretion (UIE), iodine content of the salt, cross-sectional study, India

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):528-532.doi:

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Status of iodine nutrition in pregnant and lactating women in national capital district, Papua New Guinea

Author:Victor J Temple PhD, Benjamin Haindapa BMedSci, Ro

Keywords:urinary iodine, pregnancy, lactation,trimesters, non-pregnant, Papua New Guinea

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):533-537.doi:

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The relationship of neonatal serum vitamin B12 status with birth weight

Author:S Muthayya PhD, P Dwarkanath MSc, M Mhaskar MD, R

Keywords:neonatal vitamin B12, birth weight, India

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):538-543.doi:

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Anti-inflammatory and anticatabolic effects of shortterm β ββ β-hydroxy-β ββ β-methylbutyrate supplementation on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients in intensive care unit

Author:Lan-Chi Hsieh MS, Shu-Ling Chien MS, Ming-Shong Hu

Keywords: β ββ β-hydroxy-β ββ β-methylbutyrate, inflammation, C-reactive protein, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):544-550.doi:

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Effects of dietary supplements on the Fischer ratio before and after pulmonary rehabilitation

Author:Hirokazu Kubo MD, Noritsugu HondaRPT, Fumio TsujiM

Keywords:chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, branched-chain amino acid, Fisher ratio, nutrition assessment, pulmonary rehabilitation

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):551-555.doi:

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Influencing health through intestinal microbiota modulation and probiotics

Author:Andrew Sinclair PhD and Seppo Salminen PhD

Keywords:probiotics, microbiota, probiotic bacteria, safety, clinical trials, intestinal microbiota, genomics, nutrition

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):456-457.doi:

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Intestinal colonisation, microbiota and future probiotics?

Author:Seppo Salminen PhD, Yoshimi Benno DVM PhD and Will

Keywords:Intestinal microbiota, diversity, genomics, probiotic, clinical studies, LactobacillusGG

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):558-562.doi:

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Safety of probiotics

Author:Diana C Donohue MAppSci (Toxicology)

Keywords:probiotic, safety, bacteraemia, clinical trial, guidelines, efficacy

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):563-569.doi:

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Protection mechanism of probiotic combination against human pathogens:in vitroadhesion to human intestinal mucus

Author:Maria Carmen Collado PhD, Lotta Jalonen, Jussi Me

Keywords:Adhesion, pathogens, Lactobacillus, Bifidobacterium, Propionibacterium, combinations, synergy

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):570-575.doi:

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Clinical studies on alleviating the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome with a probiotic combination

Author:Kajsa Kajander MSc and Riitta Korpela PhD

Keywords:gastrointestinal symptoms, irritable bowel syndrome, probiotics, probiotic combination

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(4):576-580.doi:

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