Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 11,1(March 2002)   Issue 1

Data:March 2002

In this issue (15 articles)

Validation of skinfold thickness and hand-held impedance measurements for estimation of body fat percentage among Singaporean Chinese, Malay and Indian subjects

Author:Paul Deurenberg PhD and Mabel Deurenberg-Yap MD, P

Keywords:body composition, Chinese, ethnic groups, impedance, Indians, Malays, Singapore, skinfolds, validation

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):1-7.doi:

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Dietary patterns and risk factors for Type 2 diabetes mellitus in Fijian, Japanese and Vietnamese populations

Author:Kazue Tomisaka MSc, Jimaima Lako MSc, Chizuko Mar

Keywords:body fatness, diabetes mellitus, dietary patterns, Fijian, impedance, Japanese, obesity, Vietnamese, women

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):8-12.doi:

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Dietary patterns and nutrient intake of adult women in south-east China: a nutrition study in Zhejiang province

Author:Min Zhang MD, Colin W Binns MPHand Andy H Lee PhD

Keywords:Chinese women, cross-sectional study, dietary patterns, food consumption, nutrient intake, rural, urban, Zhejiang province

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):13-21.doi:

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Serum concentrations of micronutrient antioxidants in an adult Arab population

Author:Clifford Abiaka PhD,MSc, FIBMS, Samuel Olusi PhD,

Keywords: Arabs, β-carotene, cholesterol, Kuwait, lycopene, micronutrient antioxidants, retinol, α-tocopherol

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):22-27.doi:

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Physicochemical properties and nutritional traits of millet-based weaning food suitable for infants of the Kumaon hills, Northern India

Author:Anju Thathola MScand Sarita Srivastava PhD

Keywords:barnyard millet, foxtail millet, India, Kumaon hills, malting, soybean, Uttaranchal, weaning food

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):28-32.doi:

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Assessment of iodine deficiency in Kottayam district, Kerala State: a pilot study

Author:Umesh Kapil MD, PR Jayakumar MBBS, Preeti Singh

Keywords:iodine deficiency disorders, goitre, India, iodised salt, Kerala, urinary iodine excretion levels

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):33-35.doi:

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Will iron supplementation given during menstruation improve iron status better than weekly supplementation?

Author:Judhiastuty FebruhartantyMSc, Drupadi DillonMD, MS

Keywords:adolescents, anaemia, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, iron supplementation, Kupang, menstruation

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):36-41.doi:

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A prospective study of weight and height going from infancy to adolescence

Author:Prasong TienboonMD, FRCPedT, MCN, FICN, PhDand Mar

Keywords:Australia, body mass index (BMI), children, Geelong, socioeconomic status

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):42-47.doi:

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Role of plant metabolites in toxic liver injury

Author:Mukul K Gole PhD, DSc(Hons)and S Dasgupta PhD

Keywords: antihepatotoxic activity, Aphanamixis polystachya, carbon tetrachloride, hepatoprotective, India, medicinal plants, Meliaceae plant family, phytotherapy

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):48-50.doi:

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Characteristics of soy bread users and their beliefs about soy products

Author:Anthony Worsley BSc(Hons), PhD, Mark L Wahlqvist

Keywords:Australia, dietary supplements, personal values, soy bread, survey, symptoms

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):51-55.doi:

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A valid food frequency questionnaire for measuring dietary fish intake

Author:Rosalie K Woods BSc, Grad Dip Diet, MPH, PhD, Rach

Keywords: fatty acid patterns, fish intake, food frequency questionnaire, n-3 and n-6 fatty acids, percentage fatty acids, plasma phospholipid, validation

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):56-61.doi:

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Deficient dietary vitamin K intake among elderly nursing home residents in Hong Kong

Author:Samuel LS Tse MBBS, Thomas YK Chan MBChB,PhD, Dap

Keywords:Chinese, elderly, green leaf, Hong Kong, nursing home, osteoporosis, vegetables, vitamin K

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):62-65.doi:

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Association of overall and abdominal obesity with coronary heart disease risk factors: comparison between urban and rural Indian men

Author:Palla Venkatramana PhDand Palakuru C Reddy PhD

Keywords:abdominal obesity, Andhra Pradesh, blood pressure, coronary heart disease risk, high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, India, obesity, Tirupati, total cholesterol

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):66-71.doi:

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Cholesterol oxides: their occurrence and methods to prevent their generation in foods

Author:Geoffrey P Savage PhD, FNZIFST, MRSNZ, Paresh C Du

Keywords: cholesterol oxides, dairy foods, eggs, egg products, food processing, food storage, meat, meat products, sea food

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):72-78.doi:

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Anticancer and health protective properties of citrus fruit components

Author:Jansen Silalahi MAppSc, PhD

Keywords:anticancer activity, antioxidant activity, bioactive components, citrus fruit, limonoids

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2002;11(1):79-84.doi:

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