Rob M van Dam

Summary

Affiliation: National University of Singapore
Country: Singapore

Publications

  1. pmc Coffee and tea consumption in relation to inflammation and basal glucose metabolism in a multi-ethnic Asian population: a cross-sectional study
    Salome A Rebello
    Life Sciences Institute, Centre for Life Sciences, National University of Singapore, 05 02, 28 Medical Drive, Singapore
    Nutr J 10:61. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Dietary flavonoids and the development of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular diseases: review of recent findings
    Rob M van Dam
    Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore, National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore
    Curr Opin Lipidol 24:25-33. 2013
  3. pmc Acute effects of decaffeinated coffee and the major coffee components chlorogenic acid and trigonelline on incretin hormones
    Margreet R Olthof
    Department of Health Sciences and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 8:10. 2011
  4. pmc Effects of caffeinated and decaffeinated coffee on biological risk factors for type 2 diabetes: a randomized controlled trial
    Nicole M Wedick
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Nutr J 10:93. 2011
  5. pmc A prospective cohort study of dietary patterns of non-western migrants in the Netherlands in relation to risk factors for cardiovascular diseases: HELIUS-Dietary Patterns
    Louise H Dekker
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, PO Box 22660, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:441. 2011
  6. pmc Patterns of physical activity in different domains and implications for intervention in a multi-ethnic Asian population: a cross-sectional study
    Ei Ei Khaing Nang
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    BMC Public Health 10:644. 2010
  7. pmc Validity of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire and the Singapore Prospective Study Program physical activity questionnaire in a multiethnic urban Asian population
    Ei Ei Khaing Nang
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:141. 2011
  8. pmc Ethnicity modifies the relationships of insulin resistance, inflammation, and adiponectin with obesity in a multiethnic Asian population
    Chin Meng Khoo
    Department of Medicine, National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore
    Diabetes Care 34:1120-6. 2011
  9. pmc Cholesterol-raising diterpenes in types of coffee commonly consumed in Singapore, Indonesia and India and associations with blood lipids: a survey and cross sectional study
    Nasheen Naidoo
    Centre for Molecular Epidemiology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 05 02, 28 Medical Drive, 117456, Singapore
    Nutr J 10:48. 2011

Collaborators

  • Jeannette Lee
  • E Shyong Tai
  • Nasheen Naidoo
  • Ei Ei Khaing Nang
  • Louise H Dekker
  • Salome A Rebello
  • Nicole M Wedick
  • Chin Meng Khoo
  • Yi Wu
  • Margreet R Olthof
  • Agus Salim
  • E Shyong Tai
  • Cynthia H Chen
  • Marieke B Snijder
  • Jeanne H M De Vries
  • Sarina Sairazi
  • Mary Nicolaou
  • Susan Ayuko Gitau Ngunjiri
  • Qi Sun
  • Evelien J de Boer
  • Christos S Mantzoros
  • Marja H Beukers
  • Carolyn F Deacon
  • Wang Xu
  • Karien Stronks
  • Frank B Hu
  • Aimee E van Dijk
  • Daphne Gardner
  • Kee Seng Chia
  • Aoife M Brennan
  • Henny A M Brants
  • Siska Taslim
  • Robert J Heine
  • Eric Y H Khoo

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Coffee and tea consumption in relation to inflammation and basal glucose metabolism in a multi-ethnic Asian population: a cross-sectional study
    Salome A Rebello
    Life Sciences Institute, Centre for Life Sciences, National University of Singapore, 05 02, 28 Medical Drive, Singapore
    Nutr J 10:61. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the associations between habitual coffee and tea consumption and glucose metabolism in a multi-ethnic Asian population and possible mediation by inflammation...
  2. doi request reprint Dietary flavonoids and the development of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular diseases: review of recent findings
    Rob M van Dam
    Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore, National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore
    Curr Opin Lipidol 24:25-33. 2013
    ..This review summarizes the results on flavonoid intakes and the development of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular diseases...
  3. pmc Acute effects of decaffeinated coffee and the major coffee components chlorogenic acid and trigonelline on incretin hormones
    Margreet R Olthof
    Department of Health Sciences and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Nutr Metab (Lond) 8:10. 2011
    ..These findings do not support the hypothesis that coffee acutely improves glucose tolerance through effects on the secretion of incretin hormones. Chronic effects of coffee and its major components still need to be investigated...
  4. pmc Effects of caffeinated and decaffeinated coffee on biological risk factors for type 2 diabetes: a randomized controlled trial
    Nicole M Wedick
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Nutr J 10:93. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of regular and decaffeinated coffee on biological risk factors for type 2 diabetes...
  5. pmc A prospective cohort study of dietary patterns of non-western migrants in the Netherlands in relation to risk factors for cardiovascular diseases: HELIUS-Dietary Patterns
    Louise H Dekker
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, PO Box 22660, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:441. 2011
    ..This paper outlines the design and methods used in the HELIUS-Dietary Patterns study and describes a systematic approach to overcome difficulties in the assessment and analysis of dietary intake data in ethnically diverse populations...
  6. pmc Patterns of physical activity in different domains and implications for intervention in a multi-ethnic Asian population: a cross-sectional study
    Ei Ei Khaing Nang
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    BMC Public Health 10:644. 2010
    ..Many studies have focussed on leisure time activity, which may not capture the spectrum of physical activity relevant to disease prevention. Furthermore, few studies have been conducted in urban Asian settings...
  7. pmc Validity of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire and the Singapore Prospective Study Program physical activity questionnaire in a multiethnic urban Asian population
    Ei Ei Khaing Nang
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:141. 2011
    ..In this study, we compared estimates from these two questionnaires with an objective measure of physical activity in a multi-ethnic Asian population...
  8. pmc Ethnicity modifies the relationships of insulin resistance, inflammation, and adiponectin with obesity in a multiethnic Asian population
    Chin Meng Khoo
    Department of Medicine, National University Health System, Singapore, Singapore
    Diabetes Care 34:1120-6. 2011
    ..We examined whether ethnicity modifies the relationship between BMI and three metabolic pathways (insulin resistance, inflammation, and adiponectin) that are involved in the pathogenesis of diabetes and cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  9. pmc Cholesterol-raising diterpenes in types of coffee commonly consumed in Singapore, Indonesia and India and associations with blood lipids: a survey and cross sectional study
    Nasheen Naidoo
    Centre for Molecular Epidemiology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, 05 02, 28 Medical Drive, 117456, Singapore
    Nutr J 10:48. 2011
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