Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 28, 4(October 2019)   Issue 4


In this issue (25 articles)

Advances and gaps in recommendations for adequate water intake in China

Author:Na Zhang, Songming Du, Yuexin Yang, Guansheng Ma

Keywords:water, water intake, hydration, dietary habits, physical activity

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):665-674.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0001

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Docosahexaenoic acid and the brain– what is its role?

Author:Andrew James Sinclair

Keywords:brain, DHA, PUFA, mechanisms, diet

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):675-688.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0002

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Vitamin D and depression: mechanisms, determination and application

Author:Chunmei Geng, Abdul Sami Shaikh, Wenxiu Han, Dan Chen, Yujin Guo, Pei Jiang

Keywords:depression, vitamin D, pathological mechanisms, neuroactivities, determination

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):689-694.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0003

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Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy feeding is beneficial in patients with advanced dementia

Author:Halil Rakici, Muhammed Ali Ayvaz

Keywords:percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy, feeding, advanced dementia, stroke, mortality

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):695-700.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0004

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Probiotics in preventing and treating chemotherapy-induced diarrhea: A meta-analysis

Author:Dongxue Lu, Jing Yan, Feng Liu, Pinpin Ding, Bingyu Chen,Yin Lu,Zhiguang Sun

Keywords:probiotic preparation, chemotherapy, diarrhea, chemotherapy-induced diarrhea, randomized controlled trial

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):701-710.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0005

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Early intervention with supplemental parenteral nutrition reduces the incidence of granulocytopenia-related infections in patients with lung cancer: a retrospective cohort study

Author:Xiaoguang Qi, Chunyan Qi, Tao Wu, Boyu Qin, Yi Hu

Keywords:myelosuppression, supplemental parenteral nutrition, granulocytopenia, chemotherapy, lung cancer

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):711-719.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0006

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Effect of exercise therapy combined with branched-chain amino acid supplementation on muscle strength in elderly women after total hip arthroplasty: A randomized controlled trial

Author:Takashi Ikeda, Yuki Matsunaga, Masanori Kanbara, Arinori Kamono, Tadashi Masuda, Minoru Watanabe, Ryosuke Nakanishi, Tetsuya Jinno

Keywords:total hip arthroplasty, muscle strength, branched-chain amino acid, elderly persons, convalescence

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):720-726.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0007

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A randomized controlled trial of preoperative carbohydrate drinks on postoperative walking capacity in elective colorectal surgery

Author:Mingkwan Wongyingsinn, Soraya Luangchan, Sawinee Tungsongsawat, Attaporn Trakarnsanga, Varut Lohsiriwat

Keywords:Oral carbohydrate drink, postoperative physical recovery, walking capacity, colorectal surgery, nitrogen balance

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):727-733.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0008

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Recovery of Lactobacillus casei strain Shirota (LcS) from faeces with 14 days of fermented milk supplementation in healthy Australian adults

Author:Amanda J Cox, Hiroshi Makino, Allan W Cripps, Nicholas P West

Keywords:Lactobacillus casei strain Shirota, probiotics, Yakult, faecal

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):734-739.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0009

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Effect of green tea consumption on human brain function in resting-state functional MRI

Author:Hui Wang, Wei Sun, Yan Chang, Zhenzhou Wu, Yajie Xu, Erlei Wang, Lei Wang, Peiwei Yi

Keywords:green tea, resting-state functional MRI, functional connectivity, brain function, default mode network

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):740-746.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0010

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Association between serum ferritin and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease among middle-aged and elderly Chinese with normal weight

Author:Guoju You, Jie Ding, Jingli Shen, Yan Wang, Yongye Sun

Keywords:non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, ferritin, alanine aminotransferase, Chinese, normal weight

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):747-753.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0011

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Higher serum magnesium concentration is associated with lower hearing thresholds and risk of hearing loss among a Chinese population

Author:Yifei Cao, Yizhen Zhuang, Chenhui Li, Ying Ren, Yinyin Wu, Xiu Wang, Fei Wang, Haiyan Ma, Lei Yang, Liangwen Xu

Keywords:magnesium, hearing loss, population, cross-sectional study, linear regression analysis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):754-760.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0012

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Association between copper levels and heart failure: a meta-analysis

Author:Lei Huang, Ronghuan Shen, Longfei Huang, Jing Yu, Hao Rong

Keywords:copper, Cu, heart failure, meta-analysis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):761-769.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0013

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Dietary intakes of fruits and vegetables and lung cancer risk in participants with different smoking status: a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies

Author:Ting Yang, Chong Wang, Shan Li, Xiao-fei Guo, Duo Li

Keywords:vegetable, fruit, smoking status, lung cancer, meta-analysis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):770-782.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0014

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Citrus fruit intake and the risk of nasopharyngeal carcinoma

Author:Xin-Xin Feng, Ming-Xu Wang, Ming Li, Xiao Tang, Hong Jiang, Rui Wang, Le Ma, Yue Yin, Chang-Rui Wu

Keywords:citrus fruit consumption, nasopharyngeal carcinoma, dose-response analysis, protective effects, meta-analysis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):783-792.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0015

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Postpartum anemia is a neglected public health issue in China: a cross-sectional study

Author:Ai Zhao, Jian Zhang, Wei Wu, Peiyu Wang, Yumei Zhang

Keywords:underutilized food crops, diet quality, children, food insecurity, complementary feeding

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):793-799.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0016

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Colostral and mature breast milk protein compositional determinants in Qingdao, Wuhan and Hohhot: maternal food culture, vaginal delivery and neonatal gender

Author:Biao Liu, Fangjie Gu, Wenhui Ye, Yiping Ren, Shuntang Guo

Keywords: κ-casein; β-casein; lactoferrin; serum albumin; α-lactalbumin

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):800-811.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0017

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The association between parental weight status and risk of hypertension in children aged 6 to 12 years

Author:Liping Lu, Cheng Chen, Pengcheng Xun, Jialu Wang, Yanping Wan, Ka He

Keywords:hypertension, children, parents, weight status, overweight

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):812-818.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0018

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Associations between iron status and insulin resistance in Chinese children and adolescents: findings from the China Health and Nutrition Survey

Author:Junxiang Wei, Xiaoqin Luo, Sirui Zhou, Xin He, Jinge Zheng, Xiaomin Sun, Wei Cui

Keywords:iron status, insulin resistance, HbA1c, children and adolescents, sex

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):819-825.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0019

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Nutritional potential of underutilized food crops to improve diet quality of young children in food insecure prone area of Madura Island, Indonesia

Author:Dini Ririn Andrias, Umi Fahmida, Annis Catur Adi

Keywords:underutilized food crops, diet quality, children, food insecurity, complementary feeding

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):826-836.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0020

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Relationship of sociodemographic and anthropometric characteristics, and nutrient and food intakes with osteoarthritis prevalence in elderly subjects with controlled dyslipidaemia: a cross-sectional study

Author:Youngseok Jeong, Si-woo Lee, Yeonjoon Kim, Kyuhwan Kim, Unkyo Seo, Kwang-Ho Bae

Keywords:dyslipidaemia, osteoarthritis, vitamin C, fish, seaweed

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):837-844.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0021

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Salt intake assessed by spot urine samples initiated in the physical examination population in Hunan, China

Author:Pingting Yang, Zhiheng Chen, Lu Yin, Yaguang Peng, Xiaohui Li, Xia Cao, Yaqin Wang, Saiqi Yang, Xiaoling Zhu, Xue He, Xuelian Liu, Ying Li

Keywords:salt intake, routine physical examination, Tanaka method

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):845-856.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0022

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Associations of dietary diversity with allergic diseases in Japanese workers: a cross-sectional study

Author:Mariko Nakamoto, Mariko Omine, Yuna Yun, Emi Shuto, Akiko Nakamoto, Akiko Hata, Nanako Aki, Yosuke Shikama, Yukiko Bando, Takako Ichihara, Takako Minamigawa, Ayako Tamura, Yumi Kuwamura, Makoto Funaki and Tohru Sakai

Keywords:allergic diseases, allergic rhinitis, dietary diversity, Japanese workers, cross-sectional study

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):857-869.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0023

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Metabolic syndrome and risks of carotid atherosclerosis and cardiovascular events in community-based older adults in China

Author:Chunxiu Wang, Xianghua Fang, Xiaoguang Wu,Yang Hua, Zhongying Zhang, Xiang Gu, Zhe Tang, Shaochen Guan, Hongjun Liu, Beibei Liu, Xunming Ji

Keywords:metabolic syndrome, cohort study, food patterns, carotid atherosclerosis, myocardial infarction

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):870-878.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0024

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Genetic and epigenetic regulation of BHMT is associated with folate therapy efficacy in hyperhomocysteinaemia

Author:Dankang Li, Jiao Yang, Qinglin Zhao, Chengda Zhang, Bingnan Ren, Limin Yue, Binghui Du, Opolot Godfrey, Xiaowen Huang, Weidong Zhang

Keywords:hyperhomocysteinaemia, BHMT, gene polymorphisms, epigenetic, mediation analysis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2019;28(4):879-887.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.201912_28(4).0025

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