Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition

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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


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


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

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.062017.05


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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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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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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Association between bone mineral density, muscle volume, walking ability, and geriatric nutritional risk index in hemodialysis patients

Author:Hiroyuki Tominaga, Manei Oku, Yoshiya Arishima, Toru Ikeda, Yasuhiro Ishidou, Satoshi Nagano, Masato Minami, Akio Ido, Setsuro Komiya, Takao Setoguchi

Keywords:hemodialysis, lean mass index (LMI), geriatric nutritional risk index (GNRI), bone mineral density (BMD), sarcopenia

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.052018.03

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Fast food consumption alongside socioeconomic status, stress, exercise, and sleep duration are associated with menstrual irregularities in Korean adolescents: Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2009–2013

Author:Hee-Sook Lim, Tae-Hee Kim, Hae-Hyeog Lee, Yoon-Hyung Park, Bo-Ra Lee, Yoo-Jin Park, Yeon-Suk Kim

Keywords:adolescent, diet, life habit, menstruation, nutrition surveys

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032018.03

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Prevalence of undernutrition in Japanese pediatric patients on admission: Comparison of tertiary, acute-care, and rehabilitation hospitals

Author:Yukiko Maegawa, Yuma Konishi, Masaru Kubota, Yuka Kawate, Yoshihiro Wakazono, Katsutsugu Umeda, Chiharu Kawaguchi

Keywords:undernutrition, hospitalized children, BMI, Waterflow classification, albumin

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042018.03

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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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Effect of increasing protein content at the evening meal followed by exercise on overnight nocturnal total energy expenditure, fat and carbohydrate oxidation in healthy young Indian men

Author:Rose Babu, Rebecca Kuriyan, Tinku Thomas, Sucharita S, Anura V Kurpad

Keywords:exercise, protein meal, fat oxidation, energy expenditure, indirect calorimetry

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.052018.04

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Prognostic nutritional index relevance in chemoradiotherapy for advanced oral cavity, oropharyngeal and hypopharyngeal cancer

Author:Pei-Hung Chang, Jason Chia-Hsun Hsieh, Kun-Yun Yeh, Eric Yen-Chao Chen, Shih-Wei Yang, Jen-Seng Huang, Chien-Hong Lai, Tsung-Han Wu, Yen-Min Huang, Yueh-Shih Chang, Wen-Chi Chou, Cheng-Hsu Wang

Keywords:prognostic nutritional index, head and neck cancer, chemoradiotherapy, toxicities, malnutrition

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.032018.04

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Analysis of dietary trends in Chinese adolescents from 1991 to 2011

Author:Alice Yunzi L Yu, Nancy López-Olmedo, Barry M Popkin

Keywords:nutrition transition, China, adolescents, dietary trends, urbanicity

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042018.02

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Serum vitamin D decreases during chemotherapy: an Australian prospective cohort study

Author:Elizabeth A Isenring, Laisa Teleni, Richard J Woodman, Michael G Kimlin, Euan Walpole, Christos S Karapetis, Shawgi Shawgi, Ganessan Kichenadasse, Skye Marshall, Bogda Koczwara

Keywords:vitamin D, 25(OH) D, cancer, chemotherapy, breast cancer

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042018.01

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Fasting leads to fasting: examining the relationships between perioperative fasting times and fasting for symptoms in patients undergoing elective abdominal surgery

Author:Erica Tsang, Eva Lambert, Sharon Carey

Keywords:fasting, perioperative care, elective surgical procedures, malnutrition, enhanced recovery

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042018.04

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Pro-and prebiotic effects on oxidative stress and inflammatory markers in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Author:Leila Javadi, Manouchehr Khoshbaten, Abdolrasoul Safaiyan, Mostafa Gha-vami, Mehran Mesgari Abbasi, Bahram Pourghassem Gargari

Keywords:prebiotic, probiotic, oxidative stress, inflammatory markers, liver diseases

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042018.05

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Dietary patterns among Japanese adults: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Survey, 2012

Author:Emiko Okada, Kunihiko Takahashi, Hidemi Takimoto, Saeka Takabayashi, Tomoko Kishi, Tohru Koba yashi, Koshi Nakamura, Shigekazu Ukawa, Mieko Nakamura, Satoshi Sasaki, Akiko Tamakoshi

Keywords:dietary patterns, dietary habits, factor analysis, National Health and Nutrition Survey, Japanese

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042018.06

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Prevalence and associated risk factors of malnutrition among hospitalized adults in a multisite study in Ho Chi Minh city Viet Nam

Author:Tran Quoc Cuong MSc1,2, Merrilyn Banks PhD1,3, Mary Hannan-Jones, Do Thi Ngoc Diep, Danielle Gallegos

Keywords:malnutrition, hospital, SGA, Viet Nam, prevalence

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042018.07

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Dietary soybean isoflavones in Alzheimer’s disease prevention

Author:Yanhui Lu, Yu An, Chenyan Lv, Weiwei Ma, Yuandi Xi, Rong Xiao

Keywords:Alzheimer’s disease, soybean isoflavone, dietary, cognitive impairment, prevention

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.052018.01

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Several problem nutrients are identified in the complementary diet of 6 to 11 month old breastfed children in Western Guatemala

Author:Marieke Vossenaar, Ilse van Beusekom, Jeniece Alvey, Colleen M. Doak, Noel W. Solomons

Keywords:breastmilk, complementary feeding, infant feeding, micronutrient intake, Guatemala

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042018.08

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Results of a long-term follow-up evaluation of an Australian adult nutrition education program

Author:Simone Pettigrew, Michelle I. Jongenelis, Nicole Biagioni, Iain S Pratt, Sarah Moore

Keywords:Australia, nutrition education, adults, longitudinal, evaluation

 doi: 10.6133/apjcn.052018.02

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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


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


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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