A review of the evidence: nuts and body weight
Author: Sharon Natoli BND, BScand Penelope McCoy BHSc
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):588-597.
The lactase gene -13910T allele can not predict the lactase-persistence phenotype in north China
Author: Hai-ming Sun MD, Yuan-dong Qiao MD, Feng Chen MD , Li-dan Xu MD, Jing Bai MD and Song-bin Fu MD PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):598-601.
Alterations of atherogenic low-density lipoproteins and serum fatty acids after 12 week moderate exercise training in sedentary Thai women
Author: Raveenan Sittiwicheanwong MSc, Tipayanate Ariyapitipun PhD, Somnuke Gulsatitporn MSc, Vanida Nopponpunth PhD, Mahinda Abeywardena PhD and Winai Dahlan PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):602-608.
Effect of purple sweet potato leaves consumption on the modulation of the immune response in basketball players during the training period
Author: Wen-Hsin Chang MSc, Chiao-Ming Chen MSc , Shene-Pin Hu PhD, Nai-Wen Kan MSc, Chun-Chieh Chiu MD and Jen-Fang Liu PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):609-615.
Fruits and stir-fried vegetables increase plasma carotenoids in young adults
Author: Yu-Ju Lin MD, Yi-Wen Chien PhD, Shwu-Huey Yang PhDand Hsing-Hsien Cheng PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):616-623.
Dietary plant sterols supplementation does not alter lipoprotein kinetics in men with the metabolic syndrome
Author: Esther MM Ooi BSc, Gerald F Watts DSc MD PhD, P Hugh R Barrett PhD, Dick C Chan PhD, Peter M Clifton MBBS PhD, Juying Ji PhD and Paul J Nestel MD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):624-631.
Desirable intakes of polyunsaturated fatty acids in Indonesian adults
Author: Asikin HanafiahMSc MD, Darwin Karyadi MD PhD, Widjaja Lukito MD PhD, Muhilal PhD and Fadilah Supari MD PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):632-640.
Comparison of body compositional indices assessed by underwater weighing, bioelectrical impedance and anthropometry in Indonesian adolescent girls
Author: Ratih I.IsjwaraMD MSc, Widjaja.Lukito MD PhD and Jan Werner Schultink PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):641-648.
Percent body fat cutoff values for classifying overweight and obesity recommended by the International Obesity Task Force (IOTF) in Korean children
Author: Kayoung Lee MD, PhD, Sangyeoup Lee MD, PhD, Su Yung KimMD, PhD, Su Jin Kim MD and Yun Jin KimMD, PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):649-655.
Population-specific anthropometric cut-points improve the functionality of the Mini Nutritional Assessment (MNA) in elderly Taiwanese
Author: Alan Chung-Hong Tsai PhD, Ching-Sung Ho PhD and Ming-Cheng Chang PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):656-662.
Body fatness, physical activity, and nutritional behaviours in Asian Indian immigrants to New Zealand
Author: Gregory S Kolt PhD, Grant M Schofield PhD, Elaine C Rush PhD, Melody Oliver PGDipHSc and Narender K Chadha PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):663-670.
Reduction of abdominal fat and chronic disease factors by lifestyle change in migrant Asian Indians older than 50 years
Author: Elaine C Rush PhD, Vishnu Chandu MBBS and Lindsay D Plank DPhil
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):671-676.
Obesity and changes in body weight related to 10-year diabetes incidence in women in Taiwan (1993-2003)
Author: Lee-Ching Hwang MD PhD, Chien-Jen Chen PhD and Boniface J LinPhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):677-682.
Body weight and weight loss: are health messages reaching their target?
Author: Lynnette J Riddell PhDand Victoria Inman BAppSci (Hons)
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):683-687.
Assessment of risks of “lifestyle” diseases including cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes by anthropometry in remote Australian Aborigines
Author: Michael Gracey MD PhD FRACP FAAP, Valerie Burke MD FRACP, David D Martin MD, Robert J Johnston MB ChB MRCPCH, Timothy Jones MB BS FRACP and Elizabeth A Davis MB BS FRACP
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):688-697.
Determinants of plasma homocysteine levels and carotid intima-media thickness in Japanese
Author: Noboru Takamura MD PhD, Yasuyo Abe MD PhD, Mio Nakazato MD, Takahiro Maeda MD PhD, Mitsuhiro Wada PhD, Kenichiro Nakashima PhD, Yosuke Kusano MD PhD and Kiyoshi Aoyagi MD PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):698-703.
The relationship between maternal physical activity during pregnancy and birth weight
Author: Pratibha Dwarkanath MSc, Sumithra Muthayya PhD, Mario Vaz MD, Tinku Thomas PhD, Arun Mhaskar MD, Rita Mhaskar MD, Annamma Thomas MD, Swarnarekha Bhat MD and Anura Kurpad MD PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):704-710.
Comparisons of a chicken-based formula with soy-based formula in infants with cow milk allergy
Author: Pipop Jirapinyo MD, Narumon Densupsoontorn MD, Renu Wongarn BAand Nuchnoi Thamonsiri BSc
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):711-715.
Anemia and intestinal parasite infection in school children in rural Vietnam
Author: Huong Thi Le PhD, Inge D Brouwer PhD, Hans Verhoef PhD, Khan Cong Nguyen PhD and Frans J Kok PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):716-723.
Serum iron status in Orang Asli children living in endemic areas of soil-transmitted helminths
Author: U Nor Aini DCP, MS Hesham Al-Mekhlafi MSc, M Azlin MB BCH BAO, A Shaik PhD, A Sa’iah MPH, MS Fatmah Dip Med Lab, MG Ismail Dip Med Lab, MS Ahmad Firdaus Dip Med Lab, MY Aisah Dip Med Lab, AR Rozlida Dip Med Lab and M Norhayati PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):724-730.
Investigation of intelligence quotient and psychomotor development in schoolchildrenin areas with different degrees of iodine deficiency
Author: Zhifeng TangMS MD ， Wanyang LiuMS MD, Hongbo YinMS, Ping Wang MD, Jing Dong MS MD, Yi WangMD PhD and Jie ChenMD PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):731-737.
Food intake patterns among Australian adolescents
Author: Gayle S Savige PhD, Kylie Ball PhD, Anthony Worsley PhDand David Crawford PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):738-747.
Adolescent home food environments and socioeconomic position
Author: Abbie MacFarlane PhD, David Crawford PhD, Kylie Ball PhD, Gayle Savige PhDand Anthony Worsley PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):748-756.
Associations between dietary habits and risk factors for cardiovascular diseases in a Hong Kong Chinese working population – the “Better Health for Better Hong Kong” (BHBHK) health promotion campaign
Author: Gary TC Ko MD FRCPI , Juliana CN Chan MD FRCP, Spencer DY Tong BSc, Amy WY Chan MA, Patrick TS Wong BSW, Stanley SC Hui EdD, Ruby Kwok RN and Cecilia LW Chan PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):757-765.
Meal distribution, relative validity and reproducibility of a meal-based food frequency questionnaire in Taiwan
Author: Li-Ching Lyu PhD, Chi-Fen Lin BS, Fang-Hsin Chang BS, Heng-Fei Chen MS, Chiao-Chen Lo MS and Hong-Fa Ho PhD
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):766-776.
Book review and Future event
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):777-779.
Obituary for Professor Akira Okada (1938-2007), Co-founding Editor of APJCN
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2007;16(4):i.