Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 6,3(September 1997)   Issue 3

Data:September 1997

In this issue (14 articles)

Prevention of dieting disorders: screening and preventive intervention (the NHMRC initiative)

Author:Mark L Wahlqvist, Janice Russell, Peter Beumont

Keywords:Dieting disorders, anorexia nervosa, bulimia, epidemiology, prevention, screening, nutrition surveillance, primary health care, risk groups, Australia, New Zealand, Asia, women, sports people, dancers, jockeys, the aged

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 1997;6(3):153-161.doi:

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Biotechnology to harness the benefits of dietary phenolics; focus on Lamiaceae

Author:Shetty K

Keywords:Biotechnology, medicinal plants, phenolics, phytochemicals, phytopharmaceuticals, Lamiaceae, rosmarinic acid, proline, pentose phosphate pathway, ginger, curcurma, chili pepper, melon

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 1997;6(3):162-171.doi:

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Prevalence of overweight and obese school children aged between 7 to 16 years amongst the major 3 ethnic groups in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Author:Kasmini K, Idris MN, Fatimah A, Hanafiah S, Iran H

Keywords:Epidemiology, prevalence, obese, overweight, school children, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Malay, Chinese, Indian

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 1997;6(3):172-174.doi:

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Body mass index of young Chinese adults

Author:Keyou Ge

Keywords:BMI(body mass index), China(Beijing, Tianjin and Shanghai) National Nutrition Survey of 1992, rural, urban, energy intake, fat intake, undernourished, overweight

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 1997;6(3):175-179.doi:

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Abdominal adiposity and metabolic alterations in hypertension -a case control study

Author:Kodali V, Tripuraribhatla PK, Raghu Ram TC, Kodava

Keywords:Abdominal obesity, hypertension, hyperlipidaemic, insulin resistance, men, women, India, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 1997;6(3):180-185.doi:

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The validity of predicted body fat percent in Chinese children with Caucasian prediction formulas

Author:Deurenberg P, Wang J

Keywords:Body composition, body fat, densitometry, bioelectrical impedance, skinfolds, body mass index, children, Chinese

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 1997;6(3):186-190.doi:

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Weight, skinfolds and circumference characteristics of poor elderly people in Mumbai, India

Author:Manandhar MC, Anklesaria PS, Ismail SJ

Keywords:Anthropometry, India, Mumbai, elderly, urban slums, poverty, weight, height, skinfolds, circumference, malnutrition, oedema

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 1997;6(3):191-199.doi:

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Evaluation of FIRI (Fasting Insulin Resistance Index) and selected plasma parameters associated with insulin resistance as predictors of cardiovascular mortality in rural Chinese women

Author:Jeffrey R Gates, Banoo Parpia, T Colin Campbell, C

Keywords:Insulin resistance, FIRI(Fasting Insulin Resistance Index), cardiovascular disease, mortality, Chinese, women, biomarkers, SMBG(sex hormone binding globulin), lipids, hypertension, glucose, stroke, myocardial infarction

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 1997;6(3):200-202.doi:

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Prevalence of dyslipidaemia in non-insulin-dependent diabetic patients attending armed forces clinics in Kuala Lumpur

Author:M Maznorila, A Fatimah, MN Idris, A Rahman

Keywords:Diabetes, NIDDM, dyslipidaemia, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, armed forces, obesity, gender

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 1997;6(3):203-206.doi:

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Lipid profiles, anthropometry and dietary habits of adolescent school boys in Sri Lanka

Author:Atukorala TM, de Silva LD, Jayasinghe KS

Keywords:Adolescence, boys, Sri Lanka, Colombo, Negombo, Kurunegala, Coronary risk factors, smoking, serum lipids, anthropometry, BMI, dietary habits, fat intake, dietary fibre intake

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 1997;6(3):207-213.doi:

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Macronutrient intake of elderly people in the Padang area,West Sumatra, Indonesia

Author:Nakano M, Oenzil F, Itoh Y, Mizuno T, Saitoh Y, Ko

Keywords:Nutrients, elderly people, epidemiological study, Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 1997;6(3):214-218.doi:

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Amino acid levels following beef protein and amino acid supplement in male subjects

Author:Uhe AM, O'Dea K, Collier GR

Keywords:Amino acids, beef, supplements, insulin, LNAA(large neutral amino acids)

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 1997;6(3):219-223.doi:

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Iodine status of pregnant mothers residing in a district of endemic iodine deficiency in the state of Himachal Pradesh, India

Author:Kapil U, Saxena N, Ramachandran S, Nayar D

Keywords:IDD(Iodine Deficiency Disorder), pregnancy, iodised salt, urinary iodine excretion, India, Himachal Pradesh

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 1997;6(3):224-225.doi:

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Is there an effect of menopause on CHD mortality? Asia Pacific comparisons

Author:Robertson IK, Bell MJ

Keywords:Coronary heart disease, menopause, mortality statistics, Australasian-epidemiology, Asian-epidemiology

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 1997;6(3):226-228.doi:

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