Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Published By HEC PRESS

Volume 27,3(May 2018)   Issue 3

Data:May 2018

In this issue (25 articles)

Nutritional composition of breast milk in Chinese women: a systematic review

Author:Ting Yang, Liansheng Zhang, Wei Bao, Shuang Rong

Keywords: human breast milk, nutritional composition, macronutrients, fatty acids, minerals

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):491-502.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042017.13

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Thalassemia and other hemoglobinopathies among anemic individuals in Metro Manila, Philippines and their intake of iron supplements

Author:Mario V. Capanzana, Ma Angelina L. Mirasol, Geoffry Smith, Imelda Angeles-Agdeppa, Leah Perlas, Francisco de los Reyes, Maria Sofia Amarra

Keywords:thalassemia, genetic hemoglobin disorders, Philippines, anemia, iron deficiency

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):519-526.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092017.01

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Malnutrition and chronic inflammation as risk factors for sarcopenia in elderly patients with hip fracture

Author:Jun-Il Yoo, Yong-Chan Ha, Hana Choi, Kyu-Hwang Kim, Young-Kyun Lee, Kyung-Hoi Koo, Ki-Soo Park

Keywords:chronic inflammation, hip fracture, malnutrition, sarcopenia, elderly

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):527-532.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.082017.02

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Identifying errors in meals provided to and sourced by patients on therapeutic diets in hospital

Author:Megan Rattray, Ben Desbrow, Shelley Roberts

Keywords:meal accuracy, food safety, patient safety, meal delivery, specialised diets specialised

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):533-539.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.072017.10

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Prognostic value of preoperative prognostic nutritional index in stage III gastric cancer after curative resection: A retrospective cohort study

Author:Hua-Xi Wang, Cun-Chuan Wang, Wah Yang, Li-Lian Gao

Keywords: prognostic nutritional index, survival, advanced gastric cancer, serum albumin, lymphocytes

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):540-545.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.072017.03

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The impact of self-efficacy education based on the health belief model in Iranian patients with type 2 diabetes: a randomised controlled intervention study

Author:Shooka Mohammadi, Norimah A Karim, Ruzita Abd Talib

Keywords:health belief model, type 2 diabetes, self-efficacy education, quality of life, metabolic profile

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):546-555.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.072017.07

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Cinnamon improves metabolic factors without detectable effects on adiponectin in women with polycystic ovary syndrome

Author:Azam Borzoei, Maryam Rafraf, Mohammad Asghari-Jafarabadi

Keywords:polycystic ovary syndrome, cinnamon, glycemic indices, lipid profile, adiponectin

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):556-563.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.062017.02

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Efficacy of actinidin-containing kiwifruit extract Zyactinase on constipation: a randomised double-blinded placebo-controlled clinical trial

Author:Iona Weir, Quan Shu, Nengding Wei, Chengkai Wei, Yi Zhu

Keywords:kiwifruit, constipation, IBS, actinidin, Zyactinase

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):564-571.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.122017.03

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Effect of probiotic supplements in women with gestational diabetes mellitus on inflammation and oxidative stress biomarkers: a randomized clinical trial

Author:Majid Hajifaraji, Fatemeh Jahanjou, Fatemeh Abbasalizadeh, Nasser Aghamohammadzadeh, Mehran Mesgari Abbasi, Neda Dolatkhah

Keywords:gestational diabetes mellitus, probiotics, inflammation, oxidative stress

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):581-591.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.082017.03

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Association of vitamin D deficiency with diabetic peripheral neuropathy and diabetic nephropathy in Tianjin, China

Author:Leping Fan, Yue Zhang, Jie Zhu, Yixuan Song, Jingna Lin

Keywords:type 2 diabetes mellitus, Vitamin D, peripheral neuropathy, diabetic nephropathy, diabetes duration

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):599-606.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.062017.11

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Effect of individualised dietary education at medical check-ups on maternal and fetal outcomes in pregnant Japanese women

Author:Reiko Tajirika-Shirai, Hidemi Takimoto, Tetsuji Yo

Keywords:dietary education, infant, pregnancy outcomes, weight gain, BMI

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):607-616.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.082017.01

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Pre-earthquake national patterns of preschool child undernutrition and household food insecurity in Nepal in 2013 and 2014

Author:Sudeep Shrestha, Andrew L Thorne-Lyman, Swetha Manohar, Binod Shrestha, Sumanta Neupane, Ruchita Rajbhandary, Raman Shrestha, Rolf DW Klemm, Bareng AS Nonyane, Ramesh K Adhikari, Patrick Webb, Keith P West, Jr

Keywords:malnutrition, household food insecurity, national survey, nutrition surveillance, Nepal

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):624-637.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092017.04

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Is high sodium intake associated with hearing impairment? The association between spot urine sodium concentration and hearing threshold in Korean adolescents

Author:Hyun Seung Choi, Jung Hyun Chang, Jeong Hong Kim, Ju Wan Kang

Keywords: Sodium intake; Urinary sodium; Hearing threshold; Adolescent; Hearing

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):646-648.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042017.09

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Age and CD4 count are dominant factors in the prediction of anaemia in Javanese HIV patients

Author:Joko Wahyuwibowo, Stefani Harumsari, Siti Thomas Zulaikha, Ari Suwondo, Muchlis Achsan Udji Sofro, Suharyo Hadisaputro

Keywords:age, CD4, anaemia, HIV, Javanese

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):649-654.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.082017.04

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Glycemic load is associated with diabetes and prediabetes among middle-aged and elderly adults in Guangzhou, China

Author:Feng-yi He, Chao-gang Chen, Diao-zhu Lin, Feng Li, Xiu-hong Lin, Zhi-min Yuan, Li Yan

Keywords:carbohydrate, glycemic load, prediabetes, diabetes, obesity

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):655-661.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042017.05

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Oral health behavior as a risk factor for high urinary sodium among Korean women

Author:Kyungdo Han, NamRyang Kim, Youngkyung Ko, Yong-Gyu Park, Jun-Beom Park

Keywords:epidemiology, dietary sodium, kidney diseases, oral health, urinalysis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):671-680.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.012018.01

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Taste sensitivities and diet of Chinese and Indians in Singapore

Author:Claudia Leong Shu-Fen, Ciarán G Forde, Siew Ling Tey,Christiani Jeyakumar Henry

Keywords:diet, human health, Chinese, Indian, taste

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):681-685.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.062017.04

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Combined effect of eating alone and a poor nutritional status on cognitive decline among older adults in Taiwan

Author:Cheng-Lun Li, Ho-Jui Tung, Ming-Chin Yeh

Keywords:mini nutrition assessment, cognitive functioning, eating alone, older adults, Taiwan

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):686-694.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092017.05

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Eating disorders and body image concerns as influenced by family and media among university students in Sharjah, UAE

Author:Hadia Radwan, Hayder A Hasan, Lina Najm, Sara Zaurub, Faridah Jami, Fahimeh Javadi, Lina Adeeb Deeb, Amani Iskandarani

Keywords:eating disorders, mass media, parental factors, body shape, university students

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):695-700.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.062017.10

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Habitual tea drinking associated with a lower risk of type 2 diabetes in Vietnamese adults

Author:Chung Thanh Nguyen, Andy H. Lee, Ngoc Minh Pham, Vuong Van Do, Nghia Duy Ngu, Binh Quang Tran, Colin Binns

Keywords:case-control study, green tea, tea consumption, risk factors, type 2 diabetes

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):701-706.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.072017.08

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Effects of MTHFR A1298C polymorphism on periph-eral blood folate concentration in healthy populations: a meta-analysis of observational studies

Author:Yu Xin, Lihua Wu, Xiaolin Lu, Shaofang Shangguan, Zhen Wang, Shaoyan Chang, Jiyong Yin, Wei Piao, Ting Zhang, Li Wang

Keywords:methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase, A1298C, polymorphism, folate concentration, meta-analysis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):718-727.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.122017.02

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The anti-wasting effects of L-carnitine supplementation on cancer: experimental data and clinical studies

Author:Mahsa Esfahani, Sahar Sahafi, Ali Derakhshandeh, Azadeh Moghaddas

Keywords: L-carnitine, muscle wasting, cachexia, fatigue, oxidative stress

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;27(3):503-511.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042017.10

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Pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy (PERT) in children with persistent diarrhea: avoidance of elemental diet need, accessibility and costs

Author:Ariani Dewi Widodo, Rianto Setiabudy, Ina S Timan, Saptawati Bardosono, Widdy Winarta, Agus Firmansyah

Keywords:persistent diarrhea, pancreatic exocrine insufficiency, pancreatic enzyme supplementation, children, length of diarrhea

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;27(3):512-518.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.082017.05

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Effects of palm olein and olive oil on serum lipids in a Chinese population: a randomized, double-blind, cross-over trial

Author:Guiju Sun, Hui Xia, Yuexin Yang, Shushu Ma, Haiteng Zhou, Guofang Shu, Shaokang Wang, Xian Yang, Huali Tang, Fengling Wang, Yaqiong He, Rong Ding, Hong Yin, Yanyan Wang, Yang Yang, Hangju Zhu and Ligang Yang

Keywords:palm olein, olive oil, blood lipids, cross-over trial, population intervention

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;27(3):572-580.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032017.12

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Associations between Socioeconomic Status and Overweight among Urban Children Aged 7-12 years in Chengdu, Southwest China

Author:Junya Zhai, PhD, Hongmei Xue, Jiao Luo, Lishi Zhang, Guo Cheng

Keywords:children; overweight; obesity; socioeconomic Status; China

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;27(3):617-623.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.022017.12

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In this issue (5 articles)

Validation study of a self-administered diet history questionnaire for estimating amino acid intake among Japanese adults

Author:Hitomi Suga, Keiko Asakura, Satoshi Sasaki, Masanori Nojima, Hitomi Okubo, Naoko Hirota, Akiko Notsu, Mitsuru Fukui, Chigusa Date

Keywords:diet history questionnaire, amino acid, dietary intake, validation study, Japanese

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):638-645.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.072017.09


Association of dopamine receptor D2 gene (DRD2) Taq1 polymorphisms with eating behaviors and obesity among Chinese and Indian Malaysian university students

Author:Fang-Ying Lek, Hing-Huat Ong, Yee-How Say

Keywords:DRD2 gene Taq1 polymorphisms, eating behavior, obesity, Malaysia, university students

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):707-717.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092017.09


Rehabilitation nutrition in pressure ulcer management with type 2 diabetes: a case report

Author:Yoko Saino, Hidetaka Wakabayashi, Keisuke Maeda, Shinta Nishioka, Takako Hao, Kenji Mimatsu

Keywords: nutritional intervention, diabetes mellitus, wound healing, malnutrition, physical function

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(3):728-734.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.062017.05


Anthropometry to assess body fat in Indonesian adults

Author:Janatin Hastuti, Masaharu Kagawa, Nuala M Byrne, Andrew P Hills

Keywords:body composition, percentage body fat, prediction equation, anthropometry, Indonesian adults

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;27(3):592-598.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092017.02


Food Guide Pagoda and the food safety of women: one-year follow-up study on the effects of the 2008 Sichuan Earthquake

Author:Xianglong Xu, Bing Li, Ruixue Bai, Yunshuang Rao, Lingli Liu, Cesar Reis, Manoj Sharma, Yong Zhao

Keywords:Food Guide Pagoda, food safety, follow-up study, the 2008 Sichuan Earthquake, women

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;27(3):662-670.doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092017.08