Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 26,3(May 2017)   Issue 3

Data:May 2017

In this issue (25 articles)

Theanine: the unique amino acid in the tea plant as an oral hepatoprotective agent

Author:Dongxu Wang PhD, Qiang Gao MS, Taotao Wang MPH, Fr

Keywords:tea plant, theanine, chronic liver disease, hepatoprotective effect, immune functions

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):384-391.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032017.11

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Development of the revised Japanese Maternal Breastfeeding Evaluation Scale, short version

Author:Hiroko Hongo MSW, MHSc, Joseph Green DMSc, Keiko N

Keywords:breastfeeding, Japanese, maternal breastfeeding evaluation, satisfaction, psychometric testing

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):392-395.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032016.08

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Validity and practicability of smartphone-based photographic food records for estimating energy and nutrient intake

Author:Kaimeng Kong PhD, Lulu Zhang PhD, Lisu Huang PhD,

Keywords:energy intake, nutrient intake, dietary assessment, weighed food record, menu labelling

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):396-401.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042016.05

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Causes of interruptions in postoperative enteral nutrition in children with congenital heart disease

Author:Jirong Qi MD, Zhuo Li MD, Yueshuang Cun MD, Xiaona

Keywords:congenital heart disease, enteral nutrition, feeding interruption, gastrointestinal factors,

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):402-405.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032016.05

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Effect of lutein supplementation on visual function in nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy

Author:Ping-Chuan Zhang MD, Chang-Rui Wu MD, Zhi-Lun Wang

Keywords:lutein, visual acuity, contrast sensitivity, diabetic retinopathy; randomized controlled trial

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):406-411.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032016.13

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Maintenance vitamin D3 dosage requirements in Chinese women with post menopausal osteoporosis living in the tropics

Author:Yogeswari Venugopal MBBS, MRCP, Sharifah F Wan Muh

Keywords:vitamin D, oral cholecalciferol, postmenopausal osteoporosis, Chinese ethnicity, tropical

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):412-420.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042016.10

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Eating glutinous brown rice for one day improves glycemic control in Japanese patients with type 2 diabetes assessed by continuous glucose monitoring

Author:Yuko Terashima RD, Yoshio Nagai MD, Hiroyuki Kato

Keywords:type 2 diabetes, diet, continuous glucose monitoring, glutinous brown rice, postprandial hyperglycemia

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):421-426.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042016.07

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Seasonal vitamin D and bone metabolism in women of reproductive age in urban Beijing

Author:Liying Yang MSc, Wei Zhang PhD

Keywords:reproductive age, vitamin D, bone ultrasonography, parathyroid hormone, bone alkaline phosphatase

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):427-433.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042016.01

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Pre-pregnancy body mass index as a predictor of low birth weight infants in Japan

Author:Utako Murai MPH, Kyoko Nomura MD, PhD, MPH, Michik

Keywords:gestational weight gain, Japan, low birth weight, pre-pregnancy body mass index, underweight

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):434-437.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032016.11

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Association between maternal vitamin D status during pregnancy and offspring cognitive function during childhood and adolescence

Author:Sargoor R Veena PhD, Ghattu V Krishnaveni PhD, Kri

Keywords: maternal vitamin D, pregnancy, cognitive function, children, India

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):438-449.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032016.07

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Dietary patterns and their associations with energy, nutrient intake and socioeconomic factors in rural lactating mothers in Tibet

Author:Zhenjie Wang PhD, Shaonong Dang PhD, Yuan Xing PhD

Keywords:dietary patterns, nutrient, rural, lactating, Tibet

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):450-456.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.012016.13

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Inequality in malnutrition by maternal education levels in early childhood: the Prospective Cohort of Thai Children (PCTC)

Author:Seo Ah Hong PhD, Pattanee Winichagoon PhD, Aroonsr

Keywords:early childhood, inequality, malnutrition, children under 2 years, maternal education

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):457-463.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032016.06

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Growth patterns during the first 12 months of life: post-hoc analysis for South Australian Aboriginal and Caucasian infants in a randomised controlled trial of formula feeding

Author:Karen Hawke PhD, Jennie Louise PhD, Carmel Collins

Keywords:infants, growth, Aboriginal, body composition, fat mass

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):464-470.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042016.09

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Effect of glucomannan on functional constipation in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials

Author:Yong Han BMed, Lei Zhang BMed, Xiang-Qun Liu MS, Z

Keywords:constipation, glucomannan, children, meta-analysis, RCTs

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):471-477.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032016.03

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The presence and accuracy of nutritional labelling of pre-packaged foods in Shanghai

Author:Kaimeng Kong MD, Fu Liu MD, Yexuan Tao PhD, MD

Keywords:nutrition labels, nutrient function claims, nutrition claims, trans-fatty acids, regulations

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):478-483.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032016.10

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Adolescent women as a key target population for community nutrition education programs in Indonesia

Author:Amy Savage MHumNutr, Judhiastuty Februhartanty PhD

Keywords:adolescent health, nutrition, Indonesia, qualitative, women

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):484-493.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032016.15

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Opportunities and barriers to public health nutrition education in Vietnamese universities

Author:Quynh TH Pham PhD, Anthony Worsley PhD, Mark Lawre

Keywords:Vietnam, university nutrition education, public health nutrition, nutrition transition, nutrition lecturers

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):494-503.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042016.06

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The impact of urbanization on the community food environment in China

Author:Yang Wu MS, PhD, Hong Xue PhD, Huijun Wang MD, PhD

Keywords: urbanization, food environment, fast food, policy, China

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):504-513.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032016.09

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Relationship between fruit and vegetable intake and the risk of metabolic syndrome and its disorders in Korean women according to menopausal status

Author:Seo Ah Hong PhD, Mi Kyung Kim PhD

Keywords:fruits, vegetables, metabolic syndrome, menopause, women

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):514-523.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042016.03

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Home availability of fruit and vegetables and obesogenic foods as an indicator of nutrient intake in 50 year olds from Canterbury, New Zealand

Author:Emily Grant MDiet, Richard Blair Gearry PhD, Renée

Keywords: home food availability, nutrient intake, saturated fat, sugar, fruit and vegetables

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):524-530.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042016.11

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The association of dietary patterns and the incidence of insulin resistance after a 3-year follow-up: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study

Author:Tayebeh Doostvandi Msc, Zahra Bahadoran PhD, Hassa

Keywords:insulin, insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes, dietary pattern, principal component analysis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):531-538.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032016.12

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Relationship between dietary patterns and brachial-ankle pulse wave velocity among middle-aged adults in Japan

Author:Shota Moyama MS, Kazuhiro Minami PhD, Mihiro Yano

Keywords:diet, pattern, baPWV, Japan, risk

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):539-544.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032016.14

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Effect modification of green tea on the association between rice intake and the risk of diabetes mellitus: a prospective study in Japanese men and women

Author:Akie Hirata MD, PhD, Keizo Ohnaka MD, PhD, Naotaka

Keywords: rice, green tea, diabetes mellitus, effect modification, cohort study

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):545-555.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042016.04

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Combined associations of physical activity and dietary intake with health status among survivors of the Great East Japan Earthquake

Author:Miho Nozue PhD, RD, Nobuo Nishi MD, PhD, Megumi Ts

Keywords:physical activity, dietary intake, health status, survivor, Japan

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):556-560.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042016.08

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Dietary choice and health behaviors in eastern Chinese women: a descriptive, population-based survey and review of public health data

Author:Feng Wang MD, Fei Wang MD, Lixiang Yu MD, Zhigang

Keywords:survey, diet, nutrition, Chinese women, diet-related non-communicable disease

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(3):561-570.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042016.02

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