Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 15,2(June 2006)   Issue 2

Data:June 2006

In this issue (22 articles)

Body mass index and risk of diabetes mellitus in the Asia-Pacific region

Author:Asia Pacific Cohort Studies Collaboration

Keywords:Body mass index, obesity, diabetes mellitus, Asia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):127-133.doi:

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Dietary patterns and metabolic syndrome - a review of epidemiologic evidence

Author:Amanda J Baxter BAppSc (Hons), Terry Coyne PhD and

Keywords:metabolic syndrome, X syndrome, literature, review, diet, diet quality, dietary patterns

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):134-142.doi:

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Natural products and anti-inflammatory activity

Author:Gaofeng Yuan MSc Mark L WahlqvistMD Guoqing He PhD

Keywords:inflammation, anti-inflammatory activity, natural products, anti-inflammatory food, pain, migraine, arthritis, asthma, chronic colitis, inflammatory based diseases

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):143-152.doi:

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The KOJACH food frequency questionnaire for Chaoshan, China: development and description

Author:Li Ke PhD, Toshiro TakezakiPhD, Song Feng-YanMS, Y

Keywords:nutrients,weighed diet records, contribution analysis, multiple regression analysis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):153-160.doi:

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Reproducibility and validity of a Chinese food frequency questionnaire used in Taiwan

Author:Meei-Shyuan Lee DrPH, Wen-Harn Pan PhD, Kai-Li Liu

Keywords:Chinese Food-frequency questionnaire, Taiwan, diet record, reproducibility, validity, ratio of within- to between-person variation

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):161-169.doi:

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Item non-responses in mailed food frequency questionnaires in a Korean male cancer cohort study

Author:Younjhin Ahn PhD, Hee Young PaikScD and Yoon-Ok Ah

Keywords:cross classification, food frequency questionnaire (FFQ), item non-response, cancer cohortstudy, Korea

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):170-177.doi:

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An Aboriginal-driven program to prevent, control and manage nutrition-related “lifestyle” diseases including diabetes

Author:Michael Gracey AO,MD,PhD,FRACP,FAAP(Hon), Ernie

Keywords:Australian Aborigines, overweight, obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):178-188.doi:

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Anthropometric, metabolic and dietary fatty acids profiles in lean and obese diabetic Asian Indian subjects

Author:Arnab Ghosh PhD

Keywords:obesity, central obesity, dietary fatty acids, lipids, diabetes, Asians, India

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):189-195.doi:

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Parental overweight as an indicator of childhood overweight: how sensitive?

Author:Kayoung Lee PhD, Eun-Ryoung KwonPhD, Tae-Jin ParkM

Keywords:BMI, parent, children, overweight, sensitivity, specificity, Korea

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):196-200.doi:

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Body image differences among Malay, Samoan, and Australian women

Author:Andrew J McDowell PhDand Malcolm J BondPhD

Keywords:body image, body mass index, cross-cultural comparison, diet, exercise

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):201-207.doi:

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Differences in nutrient intakes and physical activity levels of Japanese and Australian Caucasian males living in Australia and Japanese males living in Japan

Author:Masaharu Kagawa PhD, Yoko Saito MHSE, Deborah Kerr

Keywords:nutrient intakes, energy contribution, physical activity, Japanese males, Australia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):208-216.doi:

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Physical activity and nutritional status of Brazilian children of low socioeconomic status: undernutrition and overweight

Author:Paulo Roberto dos Santos Amorim PhD , Ricardo Camp

Keywords:child, physical activity, nutritional status, obesity, overweight, socioeconomic factors, Brazil

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):217-223.doi:

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Diet composition and body mass index in Tehranian adults

Author:Parvin Mirmiran PhD, Ahmad EsmaillzadehPhDand Fere

Keywords:carbohydrate, fat, protein, macronutrients, obesity, BMI, Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study, Iran

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):224-230.doi:

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Skinfold thickness, body fat percentage and body mass index in obese and non-obese Indian boys

Author:Satipati Chatterjee PhD, Pratima Chatterjee PhDand

Keywords: obesity, skinfolds, BMI, %fat, boys, India

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):231-235.doi:

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Prevalence of obesity, overweight and underweight in a Hong Kong community: the United Christian Nethersole Community Health Service (UCNCHS) primary health care program 1996-1997

Author:Gary TC Ko FRCPI and Joyce SF Tang FRACGP

Keywords:body mass index, obesity, overweight, underweight, Hong Kong Chinese

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):236-241.doi:

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Are energy drinks contributing to the obesity epidemic?

Author:Elaine Rush PhD, Stephanie Schulz BAppSc, Vladimir

Keywords:lipogenesis, caffeine, sucrose, carbonated beverage, fat oxidation, carbohydrate oxidation

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):242-244.doi:

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Fruits and vegetables, 5+ a day: are we getting the message across?

Author:Pauline AL Ashfield-Watt PhD

Keywords:fruits, vegetables, health promotion, nutrition survey, social marketing

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):245-252.doi:

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Drinking tea is associated with lower plasma total homocysteine in older women

Author:Jonathan M Hodgson PhD, Amanda DevinePhD, Ian B Pu

Keywords:tea, polyphenols, homocysteine, folate,women

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):253-258.doi:

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Concordance of diets and eating practices in a rural Guatemalan setting with the cancer prevention recommendations of the World Cancer Research Fund: estimates from existing dietary intake

Author:Roxana Valdes-Ramos PhD, Ines CervantesPhD, I

Keywords:Total energy intake, cancer prevention, chronic disease epidemiology, nutritional epidemiology, food frequency questionnaire, dietary guidelines,Guatemala

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):259-266.doi:

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Lactagogue effects of Torbangun, a Bataknese traditional cuisine

Author:Rizal Damanik DVM, MRepSc, PhD , Mark L Wahlqvist

Keywords:Coleus amboinicus Lour, Torbangun, lactagogue, Bataknese Simalungun, traditional cuisine,Indonesia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):267-274.doi:

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Phytochemical intakes of the Fijian population

Author:Jimaima Lako PhD, Naiyana Wattanapenpaiboon PhD, M

Keywords:phytochemicals, flavonoids, carotenoids, anthocyanins, polyphenols, food intake, Fijians, Fiji

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):275-285.doi:

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Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2006;15(2):286.doi:

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