Volume 57, Issue 5 (May 2003)


Original Communications

Validation of a semi-quantitative adolescent food frequency questionnaire applied at a public school in São Paulo, Brazil FREE

B Slater, S T Philippi, R M Fisberg and M R D O Latorre

Eur J Clin Nutr 57: 629-635; doi:10.1038/sj.ejcn.1601588

Swiss pilot study of individual seasonal fluctuations of urinary iodine concentration over two years: is age-dependency linked to the major source of dietary iodine? FREE

C Als, M Haldimann, E Bürgi, F Donati, H Gerber and B Zimmerli

Eur J Clin Nutr 57: 636-646; doi:10.1038/sj.ejcn.1601590

Total energy expenditure and physical activity level in healthy young Swedish children 9 or 14 months of age FREE

C Tennefors, W A Coward, O Hernell, A Wright and E Forsum

Eur J Clin Nutr 57: 647-653; doi:10.1038/sj.ejcn.1601591

Nutrient intake and iron status of urban poor and rural poor without access to rice fields are affected by the emerging economic crisis: the case of pregnant Indonesian women FREE

T N S Hartini, A Winkvist, L Lindholm, H Stenlund, V Persson, D S Nurdiati and A Surjono

Eur J Clin Nutr 57: 654-666; doi:10.1038/sj.ejcn.1601595

Evaluation of a Dietary Targets Monitor FREE

M E J Lean, A S Anderson, C Morrison and J Currall

Eur J Clin Nutr 57: 667-673; doi:10.1038/sj.ejcn.1601596

Dietary calcium intake in premenopausal Bangladeshi women: do socio-economic or physiological factors play a role? FREE

M Z Islam, C Lamberg-Allardt, M Kärkkäinen and S M K Ali

Eur J Clin Nutr 57: 674-680; doi:10.1038/sj.ejcn.1601597

Safety of long-term consumption of plant sterol esters-enriched spread FREE

H F J Hendriks, E J Brink, G W Meijer, H M G Princen and F Y Ntanios

Eur J Clin Nutr 57: 681-692; doi:10.1038/sj.ejcn.1601598

Low body weight and its association with bone health and pubertal maturation in Chinese girls FREE

X Du, H Greenfield, D R Fraser, K Ge, W Zheng, L Huang and Z Liu

Eur J Clin Nutr 57: 693-700; doi:10.1038/sj.ejcn.1601599

Tolerance of symptomatic lactose malabsorbers to lactose in milk chocolate FREE

R M K Järvinen, M Loukaskorpi and M I J Uusitupa

Eur J Clin Nutr 57: 701-705; doi:10.1038/sj.ejcn.1601600

Copper and zinc intake and serum levels in patients with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis FREE

O M Silverio Amancio, D M Alves Chaud, G Yanaguibashi and M O Esteves Hilário

Eur J Clin Nutr 57: 706-712; doi:10.1038/sj.ejcn.1601601

Influence of fish oil supplementation on in vivo and in vitro oxidation resistance of low-density lipoprotein in type 2 diabetes FREE

H Pedersen, M Petersen, A Major-Pedersen, T Jensen, N S Nielsen, S T Lauridsen and P Marckmann

Eur J Clin Nutr 57: 713-720; doi:10.1038/sj.ejcn.1601602

Chitosan decreases total cholesterol in women: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial FREE

H Bokura and S Kobayashi

Eur J Clin Nutr 57: 721-725; doi:10.1038/sj.ejcn.1601603



An evaluation of the sensitivity and specificity of energy expenditure measured by heart rate and the Goldberg cut-off for energy intake: basal metabolic rate for identifying mis-reporting of energy intake by adults and children: a retrospective analysis FREE

M B E Livingstone et al

Eur J Clin Nutr 57: 726; doi:10.1038/sj.ejcn.1601776