Effects of vitamin D or its analogues on the mortality of patients with chronic kidney disease: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis

R J Lu, S M Zhu, F L Tang, X S Zhu, Z D Fan, G L Wang, Y F Jiang and Y Zhang

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 683-693; advance online publication, May 10, 2017; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2017.59

The effects of policy actions to improve population dietary patterns and prevent diet-related non-communicable diseases: scoping review Open

L Hyseni, M Atkinson, H Bromley, L Orton, F Lloyd-Williams, R McGill and S Capewell

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 694-711; advance online publication, November 30, 2016; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2016.234


Original Articles

Interventions and public health nutrition

Investigating the relationship between sleep and macronutrient intake in women of childbearing age

C J Bennett, H Truby, Z Zia, S W Cain and M L Blumfield

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 712-717; advance online publication, February 8, 2017; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2016.145

Synchronic inverse seasonal rhythmus of energy density of food intake and sleep quality: a contribution to chrono-nutrition from a Polish adult population

M Stelmach-Mardas, K Iqbal, M Mardas, L Schwingshackl, J Walkowiak, R J Tower and H Boeing

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 718-722; advance online publication, November 30, 2016; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2016.229

A randomised controlled trial comparing a dietary antiplatelet, the water-soluble tomato extract Fruitflow, with 75mg aspirin in healthy subjects Open

N O'Kennedy, L Crosbie, H-J Song, X Zhang, G Horgan and A K Duttaroy

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 723-730; advance online publication, November 23, 2016; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2016.222

Vegetarian diet as a risk factor for symptomatic gallstone disease

T J McConnell, P N Appleby and T J Key

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 731-735; advance online publication, March 8, 2017; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2016.252

The association among chronotype, timing of food intake and food preferences depends on body mass status

J S G Muñoz, R Cañavate, C M Hernández, V Cara-Salmerón and J J H Morante

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 736-742; advance online publication, September 21, 2016; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2016.182

Health benefits and consequences of the Eastern Orthodox fasting in monks of Mount Athos: a cross-sectional study

S N Karras, A Persynaki, A Petróczi, E Barkans, H Mulrooney, M Kypraiou, T Tzotzas, K Tziomalos, K Kotsa, A A Tsioudas, C Pichard and D P Naughton

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 743-749; advance online publication, March 22, 2017; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2017.26

Clinical Nutrition

Effect of body mass index on overall survival of patients with allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

J Yang, S-L Xue, X Zhang, Y-N Zhou, L-Q Qin, Y-P Shen and D-P Wu

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 750-754; advance online publication, November 30, 2016; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2016.225

DASH dietary pattern and chronic kidney disease in elderly Korean adults

H S Lee, K B Lee, Y Y Hyun, Y Chang, S Ryu and Y Choi

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 755-761; advance online publication, December 14, 2016; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2016.240

Stearoyl-CoA desaturase-1, a novel target of omega-3 fatty acids for reducing breast cancer risk in obese postmenopausal women

A Manni, J P Richie, S E Schetter, A Calcagnotto, N Trushin, C Aliaga and K El-Bayoumy

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 762-765; advance online publication, February 1, 2017; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2016.273

Prevalence and predictors of weight change post discharge from hospital: a study of the Canadian Malnutrition Task Force

H Keller, M Laporte, H Payette, J Allard, P Bernier, D Duerksen, L Gramlich and K Jeejeebhoy

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 766-772; advance online publication, February 22, 2017; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2016.277

Low muscle mass at initiation of anti-TNF therapy for inflammatory bowel disease is associated with early treatment failure: a retrospective analysis

D Q Holt, P Varma, B J G Strauss, A S Rajadurai and G T Moore

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 773-777; advance online publication, February 22, 2017; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2017.10

Minerals, trace elements, Vit. D and bone health

Comparison of high-resolution peripheral quantitative computerized tomography with dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry for measuring bone mineral density

E Colt, M Akram and F X Pi Sunyer

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 778-781; advance online publication, October 19, 2016; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2016.178

Impact of maternal, antenatal and birth-associated factors on iron stores at birth: data from a prospective maternal–infant birth cohort

E K McCarthy, L C Kenny, J O'B Hourihane, A D Irvine, D M Murray and M E Kiely

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 782-787; advance online publication, December 21, 2016; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2016.255

Building better bones in childhood: a randomized controlled study to test the efficacy of a dietary intervention program to increase calcium intake

D R Weber, L J Stark, R F Ittenbach, V A Stallings and B S Zemel

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 788-794; advance online publication, February 22, 2017; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2017.5

Clinical Case Report

Omega-3 therapeutic supplementation in a patient with metastatic adenocarcinoma of the pancreas with muscle mass depletion

R Ramalho, P Ramalho, N Couto and P Pereira

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 795-797; advance online publication, April 5, 2017; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2017.47


Short Communication

Habitual dietary phosphorus intake and urinary excretion in chronic kidney disease patients: a 3-day observational study

L Salomo, A-L Kamper, G M Poulsen, S K Poulsen, A Astrup and M Rix

Eur J Clin Nutr 71: 798-800; advance online publication, December 14, 2016; doi:10.1038/ejcn.2016.247