Hee-Jung Ahn

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BACKGROUND The main source of carbohydrate in the Korean diet is rice, which is usually served in a rice bowl. This study investigated the impact of a meal plan using smaller rice bowls on dietary energy intake and macronutrient composition in overweight or obese patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. METHODS A total of 67 women with type 2 diabetes were(More)
BACKGROUND The Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys reported 65% of daily energy intake (EI) as carbohydrate (CHO) in the Korean population and main source of CHO was cooked rice. We used a standardized-small sized rice bowl for diet education and investigated its effectiveness on body weight, glucose and lipid, compared to the(More)
OBJECTIVES Heart-type fatty acid binding protein (H-FABP) is enriched in neuronal cell body as well as myocardium, and is rapidly released from damaged neuron into circulation in cerebral ischemia. We performed a comparative analysis between plasma H-FABP and S100B levels in the acute phase of ischemic stroke. METHODS The present study included 111(More)
A collaborative exercise on DNA methylation based body fluid identification was conducted by seven laboratories. For this project, a multiplex methylation SNaPshot reaction composed of seven CpG markers was used for the identification of four body fluids, including blood, saliva, semen, and vaginal fluid. A total of 30 specimens were prepared and(More)
To explore the usefulness of narrative nursing records documented using a standardized terminology-based electronic nursing records system, we conducted three different studies on (1) the gaps between the required nursing care time and the actual nursing care time, (2) the practice variations in pressure ulcer care, and (3) the surveillance of adverse drug(More)
which permits unrestricted non-commercial use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. We would like to express our appreciation to Dr. Lee for his letter and his interest in our manuscript, " The effects of low-calorie diets on abdominal visceral fat, muscle mass, and dietary quality in obese type 2(More)
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