Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 12,1(March 2003)   Issue 1

Data:March 2003

In this issue (15 articles)

The role of the general practitioner and the dietitian in patient nutrition management

Author:Lisa Nicholas BHlthSc, N&D Hons, David CK Robe

Keywords:nutrition counselling, nutrition support, nutrition management, general practitioner (GP) , physician, primary care physician (PCP), dietitian, primary health care

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):3-8.doi:

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Bioactive phytochemicals in Indian foods and their potential in health promotion and disease prevention

Author:Bs Narasinga Rao, BSc (Hons), PhD

Keywords:antioxidants, bionutrients, diabetes, functional foods, phytochemicals, Indian foods, spices

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):9-22.doi:

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Commodities consumed in Italy, Greece and other Mediterranean countries compared with Australia in 1960s and 1990s

Author:Ann Noah MScand Stewart Truswell AO, MD, DSc

Keywords:Mediterranean diet, Italy and Greece diets; Australian food consumption, FAO Food Balance Sheets

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):23-29.doi:

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Documenting the reasons people have for choosing their food

Author:Gustaaf P Sevenhuysen PhD and Ursula Gross PhD

Keywords:Food Choice Map, Individual food intake, Reasons for food choice, Perceptions to explain dietary behaviour

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):30-37.doi:

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Pacific pandanus fruit: anethnographic approach to understanding an overlooked source of provitamin A carotenoids

Author:Lois Englberger PhD , Maureen H Fitzgerald PhD an

Keywords:pandanus, vitamin A deficiency, food-based strategy, ethnography, Micronesia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):38-44.doi:

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Fatty acid and sterol composition of frozen and freeze-dried New Zealand Green Lipped Mussel (Perna canaliculus)from three sites in New Zealand

Author:Karen J Murphy PhD, Neil J Mann PhD, and Andrew J

Keywords:fatty acid, sterol, cholesterol, 24-methylenecholesterol, brassicasterol, phospholipid, triglyceride, free fatty acid, docosohexaenoic acid, eicosapentaenoic acid, anti-inflammatory, thin layer chromatography, gas liquid chromatography

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):50-60.doi:

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Effect of nutrition support on immunity in paediatric patients with beta-thalassaemia major

Author:Prasong Tienboon MD, FRCPedT, BS, MCN, PhD

Keywords:thalassaemia, malnutrition, nutrition, immunity, children, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):61-65.doi:

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The prevalence of childhood obesity in primary school children in urban Khon Kaen, Northeast Thailand

Author:Germaine Langendijk BSc, MCN, Sue Wellings BAppSc,

Keywords:prevalence, childhood obesity, Southeast Asia, Thailand, Khon Kaen, school children

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):66-72.doi:

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The relationships between anthropometric measurements, serum vitamin A and E concentrations and lipid profiles in overweight and obese subjects

Author:Duangkamol Viroonudomphol MSc , Praneet PongpaewMS

Keywords:anthropometric measurements, serum retinol, serum α-tocopherol, lipid profiles, obesity

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):73-79.doi:

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Predictive equations for estimation of stature in Malaysian elderly people

Author:Suzana Shahar PhD and Ng See Pooy BSc

Keywords:elderly, predictive equation, estimation of stature, height

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):80-84.doi:

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Vitamin B12and Folate status of older New Zealand women

Author:Nynke de Jong PhD, Timothy J Green PhD, C Murray S

Keywords:elderly women, vitamin B12 , cobalamin, folate, homocysteine, creatinine

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):85-91.doi:

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Current status of vitamin A deficiency and the National Vitamin A Control Program in Nepal: results of the 1998 National Micronutrient Status Survey

Author:Jonathan Gorstein PhD, Ram K Shreshtra, Sharada Pa

Keywords:vitamin A, xerophthalmia, Nepal, serum retinol, dried blood spots, preschool children, infectious disease

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):96-103.doi:

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Early infant feeding practices in Jinan City, Shandong Province, China

Author:Ying Zhao MS, Aimin M Niu BS ,Guifa F Xu MS, Matha

Keywords:exclusive breastfeeding, prelacteal feeds, perceived breast milk insufficiency, China

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):104-108.doi:

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Postprandial metabolic responses to milk enriched with milk calcium are different from responses to milk enriched with calcium carbonate

Author:J Hilary Green PhD, Chris Booth BSc and Richard Bu

Keywords:bone turnover, calcium, milk, parathyroid hormone, postmenopausal women, pyridinium crosslinks

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):109-119.doi:

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Exercise-trained but not untrained rats maintain free carnitine reserves during acute exercise

Author:Youn-Soo Cha PhD, Hyoung-Yon Kim MS and James W Da

Keywords:carnitine, carnitine palmitoyltransferase-I, exercise, rat

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):120-126.doi:

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