1. Effect of glucocorticoid withdrawal on glucocorticoid inducing bone impairment.

    Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communicat... 477(4):1059 (2016) PMID 27402272

    Glucocorticoid (GC) withdrawal after a short-term use was common in clinical practice like immediate post-transplant period. However, previous studies without setting age-control group failed to determine whether the BMD recovery was sufficient and whether it is necessary to accept anti-osteopor...
  2. Associations of Domain-Specific Physical Activity With Leisure-Time Sedentary Behaviors in Chinese Professionals.

    Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 58(8):778 (2016) PMID 27414006

    To understand the association of domain-specific physical activity (PA) with leisure-time sedentary behavior (LTSB) among Chinese professionals. Totally, 3326 workers aged 35 to 64 years old from Beijing city and Zhejiang province were asked information on domain-specific PA with a revised Globa...
  3. Evaluation of a community-based behavioral weight loss program in Chinese adults: A randomized controlled trial.

    Obesity 24(7):1464 (2016) PMID 27240140

    Weight losses between a group of participants assigned to a weight loss program based in the community [i.e., specifically the methodology used by Weight Watchers (WW)] and a Nutrition Education (NE) control group were compared in this study. In this 6-month trial, 300 participants with overweig...
  4. Plasma glucose and hemoglobin A1c for the detection of diabetes in Chinese adults.

    Journal Of Diabetes 8(3):378 (2016) PMID 25940519

    The aim of the present study was to evaluate the performance of plasma glucose (PG) and HbA1c for the detection of diabetes in the general population in China. A cross-sectional analysis was conducted in a nationally representative sample of 98,658 Chinese adults aged ≥18 years. Fasting plasma g...
  5. The effect of fiber size and pore size on cell proliferation and infiltration in PLLA scaffolds on bone tissue engineering.

    Journal of Biomaterials Applications 30(10):1545 (2016) PMID 26945811

    The scaffold microstructure has a great impact on cell functions in tissue engineering. Herein, the PLLA scaffolds with hierarchical fiber size and pore size were successfully fabricated by thermal-induced phase separation or combined thermal-induced phase separation and salt leaching methods. T...
  6. A Comprehensive Meta-Analysis of MicroRNAs for Predicting Colorectal Cancer.

    Medicine (Baltimore) 95(9):e2738 (2016) PMID 26945359 PMCID PMC4782843

    Colorectal cancer (CRC) has been defined as a common malignancy due to its prevailing incidence in both males and females. Recently, the intrinsic value of microRNAs (miRNAs) with respect to early cancer diagnosis has been contentious as the diagnostic accuracy of miRNAs significantly varied acr...
  7. [Actively promote nutrition and health surveillance, achieve the national nutrition and health goals].

    Zhonghua yu fang yi xue za zhi [Chinese journal... 50(3):201 (2016) PMID 26957233

    The results of Chinese Nutrition and Health Surveillance (2010-2012) showed that the anemia prevalence in China reduced significantly compared with 2002, and people's nutrition and health status have improved. Unbalanced diet still exist, such as low intake of vegetables and fruits, and high int...
  8. Prevalence, Awareness and Control of Hypertension in Patients with Transient Ischemic Attacks in China.

    Neuroepidemiology 46(2):84 (2016) PMID 26684651

    Hypertension is a major risk factor for stroke recurrence in patients with transient ischemic attacks (TIAs). The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence, awareness, treatment and control rates of hypertension in Chinese adults with TIA. We analyzed data derived from the 2010 China Chro...
  9. Preparation of lignosulfonate-acrylamide-chitosan ternary graft copolymer and its flocculation performance.

    International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 81:1053 (2015) PMID 26432366

    As flocculant plays an important role in wastewater treatment, searching for high efficient and cost-effective flocculants has always become the challenge in chemical industry. In the current work, lignosulfonate-acrylamide-chitosan ternary copolymer was designed and prepared as a new kind of fl...
  10. Prevalence and trends in overweight and obesity among Chinese adults in 2004–10: data from three nationwide surveys in China

    The Lancet 386:S77 (2015)

    Background Obesity has become a global epidemic and is a common risk factor for many chronic diseases. Few data for the prevalence and trends in overweight and obesity in Chinese adults have been obtained over the past decade. We aimed to estimate changes in the prevalence of...
  11. The polyphenol PGG enhances expression of SR-BI and ABCA1 in J774 and THP-1 macrophages.

    Atherosclerosis 242(2):611 (2015) PMID 26322417

    Atherosclerosis is the major cause of cardiovascular disease. Epidemiological studies showed that the plasma concentration of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol level is inversely related to the incidence of atherosclerosis probably due to its role in reverse cholesterol transport. 1,2,3...
  12. [Vaccine might be an important means of chronic disease prevention and control].

    Zhonghua yu fang yi xue za zhi [Chinese journal... 49(8):675 (2015) PMID 26733023

    The vaccine has played an important role in the struggle between human and infectious disease. However, with the development of society and economy, the non-communicable chronic disease has become the biggest threat to human health. The occurrence and development of chronic diseases is related t...
  13. [Role of vaccination in chronic disease prevention and control].

    Zhonghua yu fang yi xue za zhi [Chinese journal... 49(8):757 (2015) PMID 26733040

    Chronic non-communicable disease is a major public health problem affecting the health of residents in china. Evidence shows that, in addition to four major risk factors, i.e. unreasonable dietary, lack of physical activity, smoking and drinking, epidemic and severe outcome of chronic disease is...
  14. Prevalence, knowledge, and treatment of transient ischemic attacks in China.

    Neurology 84(23):2354 (2015) PMID 25957333 PMCID PMC4464739

    To investigate the prevalence, knowledge, and treatment of TIA in a Chinese adult population. We conducted a complex, multistage, probability sampling-designed, cross-sectional, nationwide survey of 98,658 Chinese adults in 2010. Possible TIA cases were first identified by symptoms recall or sel...
  15. Preparative isolation and purification of urolithins from the intestinal metabolites of pomegranate ellagitannins by high-speed counter-current chromatography.

    Journal of Chromatography B 990:111 (2015) PMID 25864012

    Urolithins were separated from the intestinal metabolites of pomegranate ellagitannins by high-speed counter current chromatography in two steps using two solvent systems composed of n-hexane-ethyl acetate-methanol-acetic acid-water (2.5:2:0.25:5, v/v/v/v/v) and n-hexane-ethyl acetate-methanol-a...
  16. Motion responses of a moored barge in shallow water

    Ocean Engineering 97:207 (2015)

    Motion characteristics of a floating structure in shallow water are of great concern in ocean engineering. Shallow water effects will significantly affect the hydrodynamic performance of a floating structure. In this study, both numerical and experimental studies have been conducted to...
  17. Geographical variation in diabetes prevalence and detection in china: multilevel spatial analysis of 98,058 adults.

    Diabetes Care 38(1):72 (2015) PMID 25352654 PMCID PMC4392931

    To investigate the geographic variation in diabetes prevalence and detection in China. Self-report and biomedical data were collected from 98,058 adults aged ≥18 years (90.5% response) from 162 areas spanning mainland China. Diabetes status was assessed using American Diabetes Association criter...
  18. Clinicopathological significance of c-KIT mutation in gastrointestinal stromal tumors: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

    Scientific reports 5:13718 (2015) PMID 26349547 PMCID PMC4642566

    Many types of KIT mutations have been observed in gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs), but their prognostic and predictive significance are still unclear. A meta-analysis and literature review were conducted to estimate the contribution of KIT mutations in prognostic parameters and clinic-pa...
  19. Awareness, treatment and control of cardiometabolic disorders in Chinese adults with diabetes: a national representative population study.

    Cardiovascular Diabetology 14(1):28 (2015) PMID 25848699 PMCID PMC4356058

    The diagnosis of diabetes has important clinic implications for the prevention and management of cardiometabolic disorders. We aimed to investigate the awareness, treatment and control of hypertension and dyslipidemia in previously-diagnosed and newly-diagnosed diabetes in Chinese adult populati...
  20. Multilevel evaluation of 'China Healthy Lifestyles for All', a nationwide initiative to promote lower intakes of salt and edible oil.

    Preventive Medicine 67:210 (2014) PMID 25088409

    To evaluate the impact of 'China Healthy Lifestyle for All' on levels of knowledge, taste and intentions to modify future consumption of salt and edible oil. Between May and August 2012, a face-to-face survey carried out in all 31 provinces, autonomous regions, and municipalities in mainland Chi...