Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

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

Author:Leping Fan

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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.062017.11

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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

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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042017.09

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

Author:Yoko Saino

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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.062017.05

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Taste sensitivities and diet of Chinese and Indians in Singapore

Author:Claudia Leong Shu-Fen

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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.062017.04

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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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.072017.03

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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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.072017.09

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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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.072017.10

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

Author:Joko Wahyuwibowo

Keywords:age, CD4, anaemia, HIV, Javanese

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.082017.04

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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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092017.01

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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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092017.09

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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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092017.05

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Effects of MTHFR A1298C polymorphism on peripheral 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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.122017.02

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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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.122017.03

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Genetic variations of vitamin D receptor gene in metabolic syndrome and related diseases in the Thai population

Author:Piyaporn Karuwanarint, Benjaluck Phonrat, Anchalee Tungtrongchitr, Kanjana Suriyaprom, Somlak Chuengsamarn, Rungsunn Tungtronchitr

Keywords:vitamin D receptor, single nucleotide polymorphism, metabolic syndrome, Thai population, haplotype

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.122017.04

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Effect of a daily snack containing green leafy vegetables on women’s fatty acid status; a randomized controlled trial in Mumbai, India

Author:Harsha V Chopra, Sarah H Kehoe, Sirazul A Sahariah, Harshad N Sane, Vanessa A, Dnyaneshwar V Tarwade, Barrie M Margetts, Ramesh D Potdar, Caroline HD, Sadhana R

Keywords:alpha-linolenic acid, erythrocyte, docosahexaenoic acid, green leafy vegetables, intervention study

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.122017.02

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The quality of evidence on nutrition intervention published in Chinese journals: an assessment of meta-analyses on vitamin interventions

Author:Yun Li

Keywords:systematic review, meta-analyses, vitamin, methodological quality, reporting quality

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.052017.02

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Processed and ultraprocessed food consumption pattern in the Jakarta Individual Food Consumption Survey 2014

Author:Dyah Setyowati

Keywords: Individual Food Consumption Survey, nutrient intake, processed foods, processed ingredients, ultraprocessed foods

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.062017.01

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Weight and height faltering in the indigenous children (Orang Asli) of Peninsular Malaysia during the first 2 years of life

Author:Wong Chee Yen, Zalilah Mohd Shariff, Siti Nur’Asyu

Keywords:undernutrition, growth faltering, Orang Asli children, Peninsular Malaysia, prospective cohort study

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.072017.02

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Determinants and nutritional assessment value of hand grip strength in patients hospitalized with cancer

Author:Chun-lei Hu, Miao Yu, Kai-tao Yuan, Hong-lan Yu, Y

Keywords: hand grip strength, PG-SGA, malnutrition, sarcopenia, cancer patients

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.072017.04

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

Author:Chung Thanh Nguyen, Andy Lee, Ngoc Minh Pham, Vuon

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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.072017.08

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Effect of ascorbic acid rich, micro-nutrient fortified supplement on the iron bioavailability of ferric pyrophosphate from a milk based beverage in Indian school children

Author:Maria Pauline, Sejil T Verghese, Bindu Y Srinivasu, Beena Bose, Tinku Thomas, Amit K Mandal, Prashanth Thankachan, Anura V Kurpad MBBS

Keywords:ferric pyrophosphate, micronutrient, milk, iron bioavailability, stable isotope

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092017.07

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Adult serum 25(OH)D3 in Gansu province, northwest China: a cross-sectional study

Author:Jing Liu, Wenjuan Ma, Lianhua Wei, Yan Yang, Ruifei Yang, Feifei Shao, Yu Wang, Limin Tian

Keywords:vitamin D deficiency, gender, sun exposure, physical activity, Gansu, China

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092017.06

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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 D.W. Klemm, Bareng A.S. Nonyane, Ramesh K Adhikari, Patrick Webb, Keith P West Jr

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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092017.04

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The different effects of prenatal nutrient supplementation on neonatal birth weights between urban and rural areas of northwest China: a cross-sectional study

Author:Ruo Zhang, Chao Li, Baibing Mi, Shanshan Li, Pengfei Qu, Shaonong Dang, Danmeng Liu, Ruhai Bai, Hong Yan

Keywords:prenatal nutrient supplementation, neonatal birth weight, different effects, northwest China, cross-sectional study

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.102017.01

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Iodine deficiency in women of childbearing age: not bread alone?

Author:Kharis Burns, Constance Yap, Ashraf Mina, Jenny E Gunton

Keywords:pregnancy-planning, iodine deficiency, women, public health, urine iodine

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.102017.01

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Risk factors for parenteral nutrition-dependence and mortality with the short bowel syndrome: a 10-year retrospective study in Thailand

Author:Narisorn Lakananura

Keywords:short bowel syndrome, parenteral nutrition-dependence, catheter-related bloodstream infection (CRBSI), residual colon, surviva

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.102017.03

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Accuracy of basal metabolic rate estimated by predictive equations in Japanese with type 2 diabetes

Author:Shogo Tabata, Norimitsu Kinoshita, Satoru Yamada, Hideo Matsumoto

Keywords:basal metabolic rate (BMR), predictive equation, diabetes, portable gas analyzer, Japanese

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.102017.05

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Development of a screening tool to detect nutrition risk in patients with inflammatory bowel disease

Author:Natasha Haskey, Juan Nicolás Peña-Sánchez, Jennifer LJones, Sharyle AFowler

Keywords:nutrition screening tool, nutrition risk, inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.112017.01

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The role of familial and sibling factors on abdominal adiposity: a study of south Indian urban children

Author:Rebecca Kuriyan, Natasha Rodgers, Tinku Thomas, Jini Aravind, Subramanian SV, Anura V Kurpad

Keywords:childhood obesity, anthropometric measurements, waist circumference, lifestyle factors, sibling relationships

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.012018.02

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Comparison of effectiveness, safety, and costs of standardized and customized parenteral nutrition support among gastric cancer patients after gastrectomy: a retrospective cohort study

Author:Bin Zhao, Yan Xia Wang, Xin Yue Liu, Hai Long Li, Dan Mei

Keywords:parenteral nutrition, multi-chamber bag, clinical outcome, cost analysis, PNALD

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.012018.03

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Association between metabolic syndrome and coffee consumption in the Korean population by gender: a cross-sectional study in Korea

Author:Jeong-Hyeon Kim, Yong Soon Park, Hyoeun Kim,

Keywords: coffee, dose-response relationship, healthy lifestyle, KNHANES, metabolic syndrome X

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.022018.04

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Comparative validity of a Food Frequency Questionnaire (MyUM Adolescent FFQ) to estimate the habitual dietary intake of adolescents in Malaysia

Author:Khairunnisa Mohamed, Tin Su Tin, Muhammad Yazid Jalaludin, Nabilla Al-Sadat, Hazreen Abdul Majid

Keywords:reproducibility, validity, food frequency questionnaire, adolescent, Malaysia

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.022018.03

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The effects of Melissa officinalis (lemon balm) in chronic stable angina on serum biomarkers of oxidative stress, inflammation and lipid profile

Author:Ahmad Zare Javid, Habib Haybar, Parvin Dehghan, Mohammad Hosein Haghighizadeh, SeyedeMarjan Mohaghegh, Maryam Ravanbakhsh, Assieh Mohammadzadeh

Keywords: Melissa officinalis, coronary artery disease, oxidative stress, paraxonase 1, lipid profile

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.022018.01

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Iodine dietary supplements during pregnancy and neonatal thyroid stimulating hormone

Author:Eleanor Katherine Louise Mitchell, Julie Christine Martin, Angelo D’Amore, Ivan Francis, Gayle S Savige

Keywords:Nutritional supplements, pregnancy, iodine, neonatal screening, thyroid stimulating hormone

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.022018.02

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Dietary education with customised dishware and food supplements can reduce frailty and improve mental well-being in elderly people: a single-blind randomized controlled study

Author:Szu-Yun Wu, Li-Lin Hsu, Chih-Cheng Hsu, Tsung-Jen Hsieh, Shin-Chang Su, Ya-Wen Peng, Tsam-Ming Guo, Yaw-Wen Kang, Wen-Harn Pan

Keywords:frailty, nutrition education, customised dishware, Daily Food Guide, multiple dietary components

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032018.02

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The influence of diet and behaviour on metabolic syndrome and the prevalence of metabolic syndrome according to different definitions in west China

Author:Xinyin Xu, Xianping Wu, Ying Deng, Kui Ji, Yichong Li, Xiaohua Liang, Xiaofang Chen, Jing Zeng, Zhuo Wang, Guanghui Yi, Jinyao Chen and Lishi Zhang

Keywords:sedentary, smoking, dietary, prevalence and influencing factors, metabolic syndrome

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.122017.06

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Nutritional outcomes with radiotherapy for head and neck cancer: a before and after comparison of ‘best practice guidelines’ implementation

Author:Emily Jeffery, Pascale Young, Jill Sherriff

Keywords:head and neck cancer, dietetic counselling, malnutrition, nutrition support, radiotherapy

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.122017.05

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A dietary and nutritional status survey among young children in five big cities of China

Author:Tao Li, Jacques G Bindels, Shuaiming Zhang, Zangwen Tan, Ni Jia, Aihua Liu, Zonghan Zhu, Yaohua Dai

Keywords:nutrition, complementary foods, breastfeeding, dietary recall, China

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.122017.01

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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

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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042017.09

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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

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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.082017.05

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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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092017.02

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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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.092017.08

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Vitamin A nutrition among East Timor refugee children

Author:Marcelino Correia, V.Swetha E Jeganathan, Nitin Verma

Keywords:vitamin A deficiency, East Timor, children, refugee, nutrition

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.102017.04

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Combined dietary-exercise intervention for gestational weight gain and birthweight: a meta-analysis

Author:Paul N Morison, Montserrat Bacardi-Gascon, Manuel Lopez-Corrales, Arturo Jimenez-Cruz

Keywords: gestational weight gain, RCT, diet and exercise interventions, large for gestational age, birthweight

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.112017.02

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Diabetic diets in South Asia: recommendations, adherence, and outcomes

Author:Shirin Kasturia, Mohammed K. Ali, KM Venkat Narayan, Nikhil Tandon, Shivashankar, Vandana Garg, Deksha Kapoor, Anitha Mohanasundaram, Deepa Mohan, Muhammad M Kadir, Dorairaj Prabhakaran, Viswanathan Mohan, Lindsay M. Jaacks

Keywords:type 2 diabetes mellitus, India, Pakistan, lifestyle modifications, secondary prevention

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.112017.03

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Supplementation with trans fatty acid at 1% energy did not increase serum cholesterol irrespective of the obesity-related genotypes in healthy adult Japanese

Author:Hiroyuki Takeuchi, Chiaki Futatsuya, Akari Miki, Eiichi Tabuchi, Michihiro Sugano

Keywords:partially hydrogenated oil¸ trans fatty acid, serum lipid, intervention trial, single nucleotide polymorphisms

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.112017.04

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