Rebecca Kuriyan

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Affiliation: Institute of Population Health and Clinical Research
Country: India

Publications

  1. ncbi Effect of supplementation of Coccinia cordifolia extract on newly detected diabetic patients
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, Institute of Population Health and Clinical Research, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore 560034, India
    Diabetes Care 31:216-20. 2008
  2. pmc Television viewing and sleep are associated with overweight among urban and semi-urban South Indian children
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, St John s Research Institute, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore 560034, India
    Nutr J 6:25. 2007
  3. ncbi Effect of Caralluma fimbriata extract on appetite, food intake and anthropometry in adult Indian men and women
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, Institute of Population Health and Clinical Research, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore 560034, India
    Appetite 48:338-44. 2007
  4. ncbi Physical activity ratio of selected activities in Indian male and female subjects and its relationship with body mass index
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, Institute of Population Health and Clinical Research, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Sarjapur Road, Bangalore 560034, India
    Br J Nutr 96:71-9. 2006
  5. ncbi Use of rice bran oil in patients with hyperlipidaemia
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore 560034, Karnataka, India
    Natl Med J India 18:292-6. 2005
  6. ncbi Total body muscle mass estimation from bioelectrical impedance analysis & simple anthropometric measurements in Indian men
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, St John s Research Institute, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India
    Indian J Med Res 127:441-6. 2008
  7. doi The effect of a controlled 8-week metabolic ward based lysine supplementation on muscle function, insulin sensitivity and leucine kinetics in young men
    Uma S Unni
    Division of Nutrition, St John s Research Institute, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore 560034, India
    Clin Nutr 31:903-10. 2012
  8. ncbi Potential factors related to waist circumference in urban South Indian children
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, St John s Research Institute, Bangalore, India
    Indian Pediatr 49:124-8. 2012
  9. doi Assessment of physical activity using accelerometry, an activity diary, the heart rate method and the Indian migration study questionnaire in south Indian adults
    Ankalmadagu V Bharathi
    St John s Research Institute, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Opp Koramangala BDA complex, Bangalore 560034, Karnataka, India
    Public Health Nutr 13:47-53. 2010
  10. ncbi Waist circumference and waist for height percentiles in urban South Indian children aged 3-16 years
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, St Johns Research Institute, St Johns National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India
    Indian Pediatr 48:765-71. 2011

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Publications16

  1. ncbi Effect of supplementation of Coccinia cordifolia extract on newly detected diabetic patients
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, Institute of Population Health and Clinical Research, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore 560034, India
    Diabetes Care 31:216-20. 2008
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of Coccinia cordifolia on blood glucose levels of incident type 2 diabetic patients requiring only dietary or lifestyle modifications...
  2. pmc Television viewing and sleep are associated with overweight among urban and semi-urban South Indian children
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, St John s Research Institute, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore 560034, India
    Nutr J 6:25. 2007
    ..The present study was aimed at evaluating dietary and physical activity patterns as determinants of overweight in a sample of children...
  3. ncbi Effect of Caralluma fimbriata extract on appetite, food intake and anthropometry in adult Indian men and women
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, Institute of Population Health and Clinical Research, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore 560034, India
    Appetite 48:338-44. 2007
    ..Caralluma extract appears to suppress appetite, and reduce waist circumference when compared to placebo over a 2 month period...
  4. ncbi Physical activity ratio of selected activities in Indian male and female subjects and its relationship with body mass index
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, Institute of Population Health and Clinical Research, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Sarjapur Road, Bangalore 560034, India
    Br J Nutr 96:71-9. 2006
    ..In India, where a large proportion of the population have BMI below 18.5 and above 25 kg/m2, considerations of the influence of body weight and BMI on PAR become important in accurately determining total energy expenditure...
  5. ncbi Use of rice bran oil in patients with hyperlipidaemia
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore 560034, Karnataka, India
    Natl Med J India 18:292-6. 2005
    ..Rice bran oil, which was not popular worldwide, is slowly being recognized as a 'healthy' oil in India. We assessed if rice bran oil had hypolipidaemic effects in subjects with elevated lipid levels...
  6. ncbi Total body muscle mass estimation from bioelectrical impedance analysis & simple anthropometric measurements in Indian men
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, St John s Research Institute, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India
    Indian J Med Res 127:441-6. 2008
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  7. doi The effect of a controlled 8-week metabolic ward based lysine supplementation on muscle function, insulin sensitivity and leucine kinetics in young men
    Uma S Unni
    Division of Nutrition, St John s Research Institute, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore 560034, India
    Clin Nutr 31:903-10. 2012
    ..Developing country populations may be at risk of lysine deficiency, with effects on muscle and its function. The effect of an 8 wk lysine supplementation diet on muscle mass and function was assessed...
  8. ncbi Potential factors related to waist circumference in urban South Indian children
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, St John s Research Institute, Bangalore, India
    Indian Pediatr 49:124-8. 2012
    ..To identify important factors (linked to lifestyle, eating and sedentary behaviors) relating to waist circumference among urban South Indian children aged 3 to 16 years...
  9. doi Assessment of physical activity using accelerometry, an activity diary, the heart rate method and the Indian migration study questionnaire in south Indian adults
    Ankalmadagu V Bharathi
    St John s Research Institute, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Opp Koramangala BDA complex, Bangalore 560034, Karnataka, India
    Public Health Nutr 13:47-53. 2010
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  10. ncbi Waist circumference and waist for height percentiles in urban South Indian children aged 3-16 years
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, St Johns Research Institute, St Johns National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India
    Indian Pediatr 48:765-71. 2011
    ..To develop age and gender specific waist circumference references for urban Indian children aged 3 -16 years...
  11. ncbi Lysine requirements of healthy adult Indian subjects receiving long-term feeding, measured with a 24-h indicator amino acid oxidation and balance technique
    Anura V Kurpad
    Department of Physiology and Nutrition Research Center, St John s Medical College, Bangalore, India
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:404-12. 2002
    ..The mean lysine requirement of healthy Indian subjects was estimated from short-term experimental diet periods to be 29 mg x kg(-1) x d(-1), which is higher than the 1985 FAO/WHO/UNU upper requirement of 12 mg x kg(-1) x d(-1)...
  12. pmc An evaluation of the hypolipidemic effect of an extract of Hibiscus Sabdariffa leaves in hyperlipidemic Indians: a double blind, placebo controlled trial
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, St John s Research Institute, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore 560034, India
    BMC Complement Altern Med 10:27. 2010
    ..Hibiscus sabdariffa is used regularly in folk medicine to treat various conditions...
  13. ncbi Prediction of total body muscle mass from simple anthropometric measurements in young Indian males
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, Department of Physiology, St John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India
    Indian J Med Res 119:121-8. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to derive predictive equations for muscle mass from simple anthropometric measurements such as mid-arm circumference (MAC) and triceps skinfolds in a young Indian male population...
  14. doi Innovations in nutrition education and global health: the Bangalore Boston nutrition collaborative
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Division of Nutrition, St, John s Research Institute, St, John s National Academy of Health Sciences, Sarjapur Road, Bangalore 560034, India
    BMC Med Educ 14:5. 2014
    ..India has a wide range of nutrition and health problems which require professionals with appropriate skills, knowledge and trans-disciplinary collaborative abilities to influence policy making at the national and global level...
  15. ncbi Physical activity patterns in Asian Indians with diabetes
    Rebecca Kuriyan
    Natl Med J India 19:237-8. 2006
  16. ncbi Lysine requirements of chronically undernourished adult Indian men, measured by a 24-h indicator amino acid oxidation and balance technique
    Anura V Kurpad
    Department of Physiology and Division of Nutrition, St John s Medical College, Bangalore India
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:101-8. 2003
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