Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 21,3(September 2012)   Issue 3

Data:September 2012

In this issue (21 articles)

An original discovery: selenium deficiency and Keshan disease (an endemic heart disease)

Author:Junshi Chen MD

Keywords:selenium, Keshan disease, translational research , essential trace element

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):320-326.doi:

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Sasang types may differ in eating rate, meal size, and regular appetite: a systematic literature review

Author:Duong Duc Pham MD, PhD, Jae Chul Lee OMD, Myeong S

Keywords:Sasang constitutional medicine, Sasang typology, eating behaviour, appetite, review

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):327-337.doi:

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Comparison between measured and predicted resting energy expenditure in mechanically ventilated patients with COPD

Author:Zhi-Yong Rao MM, Xiao-Ting Wu PhD, Mao-Yun Wang MD

Keywords:resting energy expenditure, indirect calorimetry, mechanical ventilation, APACHE II score, predictive equation for energy expenditure

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):338-346.doi:

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Height prediction from anthropometric length parameters in Thai people

Author:Kaweesak Chittawatanarat MD, Sakda Pruenglampoo

Keywords:anthropometry, body measure, body height, linear models, Thai

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):347-354.doi:

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Development and evaluation of a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire for use in urban and rural India

Author:Liza Bowen PhD, Ankalmadagu Venkatsubbareddy Bhara

Keywords:dietary assessment, food frequency questionnaire, validity, India, dietary intake

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):355-360.doi:

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Combined intensive nutrition education and micronutrient powder supplementation improved nutritional status of mildly wasted children on Nias Island, Indonesia

Author:Dyah A Inayati M.Phil, PhD, Veronika Scherbaum MSc

Keywords:educational activities, micronutrients, fortified, weight gain, mildly wasted children

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):361-373.doi:

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Supplementary feeding with locally-produced Ready-toUse Food (RUF) for mildly wasted children on Nias Island, Indonesia: comparison of daily and weekly program outcomes

Author:Ratna C Purwestri MSc, PhD, Veronika Scherbaum M

Keywords:ready-to-use foods, fortified, supplementary feeding, mildly wasted children, weight gain

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):374-379.doi:

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Glutamine for chemotherapy induced diarrhea: a metaanalysis

Author:Juxian Sun MD, Hui Wang MD, Heping Hu MD

Keywords:glutamine, diarrh ea, chemotherapy, meta-analysis, prophylactic

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):380-385.doi:

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The complexity of treating wasting in ambulatory rehabilitation: is it starvation, sarcopenia, cachexia or a combination of these conditions?

Author:Alison Yaxley BSc(Hons), Michelle D Miller PhD, R

Keywords:wasting, starvation, sarcopenia, cachexia, aged

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):386-393.doi:

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Plasma phospholipid polyunsaturated fatty acids and homocysteine in Chinese type 2 diabetes patients

Author:Tao Huang PhD, Sailimuhan Asimi BSc, Dajun Lou MD

Keywords:n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid, homocysteine, type 2 diabetes, phospholipids, monounsaturated fatty acids

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):394-399.doi:

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Assessing current nutritional status of patients with HCV-related liver cirrhosis in the compensated stage

Author:Kenichiro Yasutake PhD, Machiko Bekki MSc, Masako

Keywords:liver cirrhosis, HCV, nutrition, obesity, chronic hepatitis C

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):400-405.doi:

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Evaluation of taste acuity by the filter-paper disc in Japanese young women: the relationship with micronutrients status

Author:Ayako Nagai MS, Masaru Kubota MD, PhD, Yuriko Kata

Keywords:Japanese young women, taste acuity, filter-paper disc method, micronutrient, dietary record

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):406-410.doi:

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Microcytic anaemia predominates in adolescent school girls in the delta region of Myanmar

Author:Min Kyaw Htet PhD, Drupadi Dillon PhD, Arwin Akib

Keywords:anaemia, haemoglobinopathy, Myanmar, adolescent, schoolgirls

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):411-415.doi:

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High prevalence of anemia with lack of iron deficiency among women in rural Bangladesh: a role for thalassemia and iron in groundwater

Author:Rebecca D Merrill PhD, Abu Ahmed Shamim MSc, Hasmo

Keywords:Bangladesh, anemia, iron-deficiency, thalassemia, women

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):416-424.doi:

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Sugary beverage intakes and obesity prevalence among junior high school students in Beijing – a cross-sectional research on SSBs intake

Author:Meng Jia MS † , Chao Wang MD † , Yumei Zhang PhD,

Keywords:beverages, energy, overweight, obesity, dietary

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):425-430.doi:

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Lack of folate improvement in high risk indigenous Australian adults over an average of 6.5 years: a cohort study

Author:Katina D’Onise PhD, Robyn Anne McDermott PhD, Dymp

Keywords:folic acid, indigenous population, policy, nutrition policy, cohort studies

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):431-439.doi:

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Folate knowledge and consumer behaviour among pregnant New Zealand women prior to the potential introduction of mandatory fortification

Author:Simonette R Mallard MSc, Lisa A Houghton PhD

Keywords:folic acid, neural tube defects, fortification, health behaviour, nutrition policy

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):440-449.doi:

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Food group intake among adolescents in Guangzhou city compared with the Chinese dietary guidelines

Author:Cai-Xia Zhang PhD, Yu-Ming Chen PhD, Wei-Qing Chen

Keywords:adolescents, China, Chinese dietary guidelines, food group intake, nutrients

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):450-456.doi:

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Association between insulin receptor gene polymorphism and the metabolic syndrome in Han and Yi Chinese

Author:Chunxiu Wang PhD, Bin Wang PhD, Huijing He MS, Xia

Keywords:metabolic syndrome (MS), insulin receptor (INSR) gene, NsiI Polymorphism, ethnic Yi, China

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):457-463.doi:

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High output enterocutaneous fistula: a literature review and a case study

Author:Chung Yan Tong RD, CNSC, Li Lin Lim MRCP, Rebecca

Keywords:intestinal fistula, cutaneous fistula, parenteral nutrition, enteral nutrition, intestinal secretions

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):464-469.doi:

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Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2012;21(3):470.doi:

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