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Book Chapter
Series: Medicine and Sport Science
Volume: 50
Published: 29 March 2007
10.1159/000101354
EISBN: 978-3-318-01396-2
... to health-related tests, the results showing a smallbut progressive deterioration in health-related fitness, with an accumulation of body fat, as documentedby increases in body mass indices and skinfold thicknesses. In 1970, the fitness levelsof urban children were substantially inferior to that of Inuit...
Book Chapter
Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 48
Published: 24 March 2015
EISBN: 978-3-318-02777-8
... tattooing; in Della Casa P, Witt C (eds): Tattoos and Body Modifications in Antiquity. Zurich Studies in Archaeology 9. Zurich, Chronos Verlag, 2013, pp 27-34. 11. Krutak L: St. Lawrence Island joint-tattooing: spiritual/medicinal functions and inter-continental possibilities. Etud Inuit 1999;23:229-252...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 55
Published: 27 October 2015
EISBN: 978-3-318-05565-8
... degeneration in the United States. Arch Ophthalmol 2004;122:564-572. 8. Andersen MV, Rosenberg T, la Cour M, et al: Prevalence of age-related maculopathy and age-related macular degeneration among the Inuit in Greenland. The Greenland Inuit Eye Study. Ophthalmology 2008;115:700.e1-707. e1. 9. Kawasaki...
Book Chapter
Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 48
Published: 24 March 2015
10.1159/000369174
EISBN: 978-3-318-02777-8
... of these related cultural practices, tattooing was documented in Native North America as a treatment for a variety of other medical complaints, including heart disease (Deg Hit'an), lack of mother's milk (Chugach Eskimo, Canadian Inuit), consumption (Miwok), and toothache (Iroquois) [ 1 ]. Experimental...
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Series: Advances in Psychosomatic Medicine
Volume: 33
Published: 26 June 2013
EISBN: 978-3-318-02395-4
...: Psychotherapy and the cultural concept of the person. Transcult Psychiatry 2007;44:232-257 54. Kirmayer LJ, Fletcher C, Watt R: Locating the ecocentric self: Inuit concepts of mental health and illness. (eds) Kirmayer LJ, Valaskakis G: Healing Traditions: The Mental Health of Aboriginal Peoples in Canada...
Book Chapter
Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 74
Published: 18 July 2013
EISBN: 978-3-318-02388-6
... one size fit all? The case for ethnic-specific standards for fetal growth. BMC Preg Childbirth 2008;8:1. 18. Luo Z-C, Wilkins R, Platt RW, Kramer MS, for the Fetal and Infant Health Study Group of the Canadian Perinatal Surveillance System: Risks of adverse pregnancy outcomes among Inuit and North...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 28
Published: 07 January 2020
EISBN: 978-3-318-06517-6
... GM: Prevalence and risk factors for parental-reported oral health of Inuit preschoolers: Nunavut Inuit Child Health Survey, 2007–2008. Rural Remote Health 2010;10:1368. 48. Musaiger AO, Al-Mannai M, Abduljawad E: Association of oral hygiene habits and food intake with the risk of dental caries...
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Series: Medicine and Sport Science
Volume: 31
Published: 14 May 1991
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-03945-0
EISBN: 978-3-318-03945-0
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Oral Biology
Volume: 14
Published: 20 April 2010
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9407-3
...-plastic disease in the Western and Central Canadian Artic (1950-1980). Can Med Assoc J 1984;130:25-32 30. Friborg JT, Melbye M: Cancer patterns in Inuit populations. Lancet Oncol 2008;9:892-900 31. Spiro RH: Management of malignant tumours of the salivary glands. Oncology (Williston Park) 1998;12...
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Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 55
Published: 27 October 2015
10.1159/000434695
EISBN: 978-3-318-05565-8
... the Inuit in Greenland. The Greenland Inuit Eye Study. Ophthalmology 2008;115:700.e1-707. e1. 9. Kawasaki R, Wang JJ, Ji GJ, et al: Prevalence and risk factors for age-related macular degeneration in an adult Japanese population. The Funagata study. Ophthalmology 2008;115:1376-1381. 10. Christen WG...
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Book: Glaucoma
Series: ESASO Course Series
Volume: 8
Published: 30 September 2016
10.1159/000446147
EISBN: 978-3-318-05891-8
... ]. Although the available data are conflicting and report a prevalence varying between 0.7 and 4.3%, PACG is likely to be significantly more common in India than in Europe as well. However, the highest prevalence rates of the disease have been reported among the Inuit populations (2.2-6.2%) [ 2 , 7...
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Series: Advances in Psychosomatic Medicine
Volume: 33
Published: 26 June 2013
10.1159/000348730
EISBN: 978-3-318-02395-4
..., Finland and northwest Russia. Of a total population of 50,000-100,000, at least 70% live in Norway. Like the North American native peoples (Indians and Inuit) in Alaska and Canada, the Inuit in Greenland and the aboriginal peoples of northern Russia, they are Arctic people. Traditionally, their society...
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Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 28
Published: 07 January 2020
10.1159/000455374
EISBN: 978-3-318-06517-6
... GM: Prevalence and risk factors for parental-reported oral health of Inuit preschoolers: Nunavut Inuit Child Health Survey, 2007–2008. Rural Remote Health 2010;10:1368. 48. Musaiger AO, Al-Mannai M, Abduljawad E: Association of oral hygiene habits and food intake with the risk of dental caries...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 80
Published: 15 December 2014
EISBN: 978-3-318-02672-6
... Health, 2009. 7. Waldram JB, Herring A, Young K: Aboriginal Health in Canada: Historical, Cultural, and Epidemiological Perspectives. Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 2006. 8. Statistics Canada: Aboriginal Peoples in Canada: First Nations People, Métis and Inuit: National Household Survey...
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Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 28
Published: 07 January 2020
10.1159/000455383
EISBN: 978-3-318-06517-6
... affected by our perception of taste, and interchangeably our taste adjusts to the energy demands of our body and what is imposed by our external environment. This is clearly evidenced when North American Inuit Eskimo diets, which are predominantly marine proteins, are compared to the high starch diets...
Book Chapter
Series: Advances in Psychosomatic Medicine
Volume: 33
Published: 26 June 2013
10.1159/000348742
EISBN: 978-3-318-02395-4
...: Locating the ecocentric self: Inuit concepts of mental health and illness. (eds) Kirmayer LJ, Valaskakis G: Healing Traditions: The Mental Health of Aboriginal Peoples in Canada Vancouver, University of British Columbia Press, 2008;289-314 55. Medin D, Ortony A: Psychological essentialism. (eds...
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Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 28
Published: 07 January 2020
EISBN: 978-3-318-06517-6
...: T2Rs function as bitter taste receptors. Cell 2000;100:703–711. 119. Breslin PA: An evolutionary perspective on food and human taste. Curr Biol 2013;23:R409–R418. 120. Geraci JR, Smith TG: Vitamin C in the diet of Inuit hunters from Holman, Northwest Territories. Arctic 1979;32:135–139. 121...
Book Chapter
Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 74
Published: 18 July 2013
10.1159/000348382
EISBN: 978-3-318-02388-6
... for ethnic-specific standards for fetal growth. BMC Preg Childbirth 2008;8:1. 18. Luo Z-C, Wilkins R, Platt RW, Kramer MS, for the Fetal and Infant Health Study Group of the Canadian Perinatal Surveillance System: Risks of adverse pregnancy outcomes among Inuit and North American Indian women in Quebec...
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Series: Medicine and Sport Science
Volume: 50
Published: 29 March 2007
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-01396-2
EISBN: 978-3-318-01396-2