Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 18,2(June 2009)   Issue 2

Data:June 2009

In this issue (21 articles)

Could dietary seaweed reverse the metabolic syndrome?

Author:Jane Teas PhD, Manuel E Baldeón PhD, David E Chiri

Keywords:seaweed, metabolic syndrome, hypertension, waist circumference, iodine, clinical trial

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):145-157.doi:

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Role of enteral nutrition in adult short bowel syndrome undergoing intestinal rehabilitation: the long-term outcome

Author:Jian-feng Gong MD, Wei-ming Zhu MD, Wen-kui YuMD,

Keywords:short bowel syndrome, enteral nutrition, human growth hormone, nutrition assessment, followup studies

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):155-163.doi:

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Volume, frequency and participation in plain drinking water consumption by third and fourth-grade schoolchildren in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala

Author:Raquel Campos BS, Gabriela Montenegro-Bethancourt

Keywords:drinking water, beverage choice, schoolchildren, 24-h food record, Guatemala

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):164-170.doi:

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Levels of insulin-like growth factors and their receptors in placenta in relation to macrosomia

Author:Hua Jiang MD, Pengcheng Xun PhD, Guanghua Luo MD,

Keywords:macrosomia, placenta, insulin-like growth factor, receptor, case-control study

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):171-178.doi:

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The effects of phytosterols/stanols on blood lipid profiles: a systematic review with meta-analysis

Author:Ting Wu PhD, Jia Fu MD, Yuexin Yang MD, Lishi Zhan

Keywords:phytosterol, plant stanol ester, lipids, system review, meta-analysis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):179-186.doi:

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Evaluation of fatty acid content of some Iranian fast foods with emphasis on trans fatty acids

Author:Seddigheh Asgary, Bahar Nazari, Nizal Sarrafzadega

Keywords: trans fatty acids, saturated fatty acid, cis unsaturated fatty acid, fast food, gas chromatography

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):187-192.doi:

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Dietary intake of zinc in the population of Jiangsu Province, China

Author:Yu Qin MSc, Alida Melse-Boonstra PhD, Zumin Shi Ph

Keywords:zinc, minerals, dietary intake, Jiangsu Province, China

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):193-199.doi:

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The female athlete triad among elite Malaysian athletes: prevalence and associated factors

Author:Ye Vian Quah MSc, Bee Koon Poh PhD, Lai Oon Ng DPs

Keywords:female athlete triad, eating disorders, menstrual irregularity, bone quality, osteoporosis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):200-208.doi:

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Optimal cut-off levels to define obesity: body mass index and waist circumference, and their relationship to cardiovascular disease, dyslipidaemia, hypertension and diabetes in Malaysia

Author:Zaki Morad Mohd Zaher FRCP, Robayaah Zambari FACC,

Keywords:abdominal obesity, body mass index, waist circumference, cardiovascular, Asia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):209-216.doi:

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Correlation of anthropometric indices with common cardiovascular risk factors in an urban adult population of Iran: data from Zanjan Healthy Heart Study

Author:Ali Awsat Mellati PhD, Seyed Nouraddin Mousavinasa

Keywords:WHtR, anthropometric indices, cardiovascular risk factors, obesity, ROC analysis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):217-225.doi:

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Prevalence and risk factors with overweight and obesity among Vietnamese adults: Caucasian and Asian cut-offs

Author:Oanh TH Trinh MPH, Nguyen D Nguyen PhD, Philayrath

Keywords:Asians, adults, risk factors, developing countries, obesity

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):226-233.doi:

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Prevalence of underweight, overweight and obesity in urban Hanoi, Vietnam

Author:Helen L Walls MPH, Anna Peeters PhD, Pham Thai Son

Keywords:underweight, overweight, obesity, BMI, Vietnam

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):234-239.doi:

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Validity and reproducibility of a food frequency questionnaire among Chinese women in Guangdong province

Author:Cai-Xia Zhang MDand Suzanne C HoPhD

Keywords:food frequency questionnaire, reproducibility, validity, women, China

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):240-250.doi:

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Validation of prediction equations for estimating resting energy expenditure in obese Chinese children

Author:Dorothy FY Chan FHKAM, Albert M Li FHKAM, Michael

Keywords:obese, children, body fat distribution,resting energy expenditure, insulin resistance

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):251-256.doi:

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Adults’ perceptions of being overweight or obese: a focus group study

Author:Ching Thon Chang MNsg, Kam HockChang PhD and Whye

Keywords:overweight and obese natives, rural community, purposive sample, focus groups, Malaysia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):257-264.doi:

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Body composition and nutrient intake of Buddhist vegetarians

Author:Yujin Lee Dipl oec Troph, Michael Krawinkel PhD

Keywords:vegetarian, duration of vegetarianism, body fat, BMI, nutrient intake

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):265-271.doi:

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Predictability and implications of anthropometric indices for metabolic abnormalities in children: nutrition and health survey in Taiwan elementary children, 2001-2002

Author:Shao-Yuan Chuang PhD and Wen-Harn PanPhD

Keywords: anthropometric index, children, the metabolic syndrome, waist circumference, body mass index

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):272-279.doi:

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Metabolically obese but normal weight (MONW) and metabolically healthy but obese (MHO) phenotypes in Koreans: characteristics and health behaviors

Author:Kayoung Lee MD PhD

Keywords:metabolically obese but normal-weight, metabolically healthy but obese phenotype, prevalence, health behaviors, Korean

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):280-284.doi:

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Dietary patterns and the metabolic syndrome in middle aged women, Babol, Iran

Author:Mouloud Agajani Delavar MSc , Munn-Sann Lye MBBS,

Keywords:dietary patterns, metabolic syndrome, FFQ, women’s health, Iran

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):285-292.doi:

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Factor analysis of the metabolic syndrome components in urban Asian Indian adolescents

Author:Naval K Vikram MD, Ravindra M Pandey PhD, Anoop Mi

Keywords:factor analysis, metabolic syndrome, hyperinsulinemia, adolescents, Asian Indians

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):293-300.doi:

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Book Review and Future Events



Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):301.doi:

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