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The effects of green kiwifruit combined with isoflavones on equol production, bone turnover and gut microflora in healthy postmenopausal women

Author:Marlena C Kruger, Catherine Middlemiss, Shinichi Katsumata, Yuko Tousen, Yoshiko Ishimi

Keywords:kiwifruit, bone markers, isoflavones, gut microbiota, postmenopausal women

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(2):. doi: 10.6133/apjcn.062017.06

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Effects of parenteral ω-3 fatty acid supplementation in postoperative gastrointestinal cancer on immune function and length of hospital stay: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Author:Hao Bai, Zhaoping Li, Yan Meng, Yue Yu, Huanhuan Z

Keywords:ω-3 fatty acid, parenteral nutrition, gastrointestinal cancer, meta-analysis

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2018;27(1):121-128. doi: 10.6133/apjcn.022017.19

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

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

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

doi: 10.6133/apjcn.112017.01

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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