Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 9,4(December 2000)   Issue 4

Data:December 2000

In this issue (13 articles)

Nutrition of elderly people in China

Author:Jodi Dunmeyer Stookey MS, Fengying Zhai PhD, Namv

Keywords:body mass index, elderly Chinese, nutrition

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2000;9(4):243-251.doi:

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Predicting stature from knee height in Chinese elderly subjects

Author:Edmund TS Li MSc, PhD, Emily KY Tang BSc, Cora YM

Keywords:Chinese elders, gender, Hong Kong, knee height, stature, validation

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2000;9(4):252-255.doi:

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Body fat distribution and lipids profile of elderly in southern Jakarta

Author:I Wayan Weta MD, PhD, MSc, Savitri Sayogo MD, Wid

Keywords:BMI, body fat distribution, elderly, Jakarta, Indonesia, LDL cholesterol, serum total cholesterol, triglycerides

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2000;9(4):256-263.doi:

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Nutrition and educational achievement of urban primary schoolchildren in Malaysia

Author:Zalilah Mohd Shariff PhD, Jenny T Bond PhD, RD and

Keywords: educational achievement, height-for-age, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, nutrition, primary schoolchildren

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2000;9(4):264-273.doi:

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Effect of iodized oil supplementation on thyroid hormone levels and mental performance among Orang Asli schoolchildren and pregnant mothers in an endemic goitre area in Peninsular Malaysia

Author:Zaleha Md. Isa PhD, Iskandar Zulkarnain Alias MSc

Keywords:goitre, iodized oil, Malaysia, mental performance, Orang Asli, pregnant women, schoolchildren, thyroid hormones.

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2000;9(4):274-281.doi:

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Validation of a semiquantitative food frequency questionnaire for estimation of intakes of energy, fats and cholesterol among Singaporeans

Author:Mabel Deurenberg-Yap, Teresa Li, Wei Ling Tan, Wij

Keywords:multiple 24-h recalls, semiquantitative food frequency questionnaire, Singaporeans, urinary biomarker, validation study

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2000;9(4):282-288.doi:

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Key role of dietary fats in coronary heart disease under progressive urbanization and nutritional transition

Author:Gandham Bulliyya PhD

Keywords: coronary heart disease, developmental transitions, dietary fats, dietary fish/fish oils, essential fatty acids, India, Orissa.

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2000;9(4):289-297.doi:

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Association of dietary factors and other coronary risk factors with social class in women in five Indian cities

Author:Ram B Singh,MD, Raheena Beegom PhD, Satya P Verma

Keywords:body mass index, Bombay, Calcutta, central obesity, fruit, India, legume, Morababad, Mumbai, Nagpur, obesity, Tirvadrum, total visible fat, vegetable

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2000;9(4):298-302.doi:

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Blood glucose responses of diabetes mellitus type II patients to some local fruits

Author:Maria Teresa B Guevarra RND MSNand Leonora N Panla

Keywords:blood glucose response, fruit, glycemic index, Philippines, type II diabetes

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2000;9(4):303-308.doi:

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Green vegetable juice increases polyunsaturated fatty acid of erythrocyte membrane phospholipid in hypercholesterolaemic patients

Author:Misako Okita PhD, Takayo Sasagawa PhD, Mayumi Kota

Keywords:hypercholesterolaemia, erythrocyte membrane, green vegetable juice, phospholipid, polyunsaturated fatty acid

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2000;9(4):309-313.doi:

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Protective effects of quercetin during influenza virus-induced oxidative stress

Author:Telugu Akula Narasa Raju MSc, Ayyagari Naga Vijaya

Keywords:anti-oxidants, influenza virus, oxidative stress, quercetin

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2000;9(4):314-317.doi:

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Risk science and communication issues and challenges for food: an Australian perspective

Author:Martha I Sinclair PhD, Gayle S Savige PhD, Grad D

Keywords:food quality and safety, risk assessment

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2000;9(4):318-321.doi:

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Tempe, a nutritious and healthy food from Indonesia

Author:Mary Astuti1Bachelor Eng, MSc, PhD, Andreanyta Mel

Keywords:bone health, bowel health, cancer, cardiovascular disease, Central Java, Indonesia, isoflavones, oligosaccharides, phytic acid, tempe

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2000;9(4):322-325.doi:

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