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Publications in peer reviewed journals (2013)

  1. Abeysena, C., Poddalgoda, I., Quality of reporting clinical trials published in five leading Sri Lankan medical journals. Journal of Evidence Based Medicine 2013; 6(4): 243-9.
  2. Abeysundara, P. K., Dissanayake, D., Wijesinghe, P. S., Perera, R., Nishad, A., Efficacy of two sperm preparation techniques in reducing non-specific bacterial species from human semen. Journal of Human Reproductive Sciences 2013; 6(2): 152-7.
  3. Abeywickrama, S. P., Jayasinghe, I. K., Sumanasena, S. P., Excluded in inclusive schools: experiences of children with disabilities, their families and teachers in Sri Lanka. Disability, CBR and Inclusive Development(DCID) 2013; 24(1): 115-129.
  4. Al-Eraky, M. M., Chandratilake, M., Wajid, G., Donkers, J., van Merrienboer, J., Medical professionalism: development and validation of the Arabian LAMPS. Medical Teacher 2013; 35: S56-62.
  5. Amarasekera, M., Prescott, S. L., Palmer, D. J., Nutrition in early life, immune-programming and allergies: the role of epigenetics. Asian Pacific Journal of Allergy and Immunology 2013; 31(3): 175-82.
  6. Amarasiri, D. L., Pathmeswaran, A., de Silva, H. J., Ranasinha, C. D., Response of the airways and autonomic nervous system to acid perfusion of the esophagus in patients with asthma: a laboratory study. BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2013; 13(1): 33.
  7. Amarasiri, W. A., Pathmeswaran, A., de Silva, A. P., Dassanayake, A. S., Ranasinha, C. D., de Silva, H. J., Gastric motility following ingestion of a solid meal in a cohort of adult asthmatics. Journal of Neurogastroenterology Motility 2013; 19(3): 355-65.
  8. Ankolekar, S., Renton, C., Bereczki, D., Sprigg, N., Payne, T., Gommans, J., Berge, E., Wardlaw, J., Dennis, M. S., Bath, P. M., ENOS Trial Investigators(25), de Silva, A.ENOS Trial Investigator, Effect of the neutral CLOTS 1 trial on the use of graduated compression stockings in the Efficacy of Nitric Oxide Stroke (ENOS) trial. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry 2013; 342-7. [Epub 2012 Oct 31]
  9. Bornholdt, D., Atkinson, T. P., Bouadjar, B., Catteau, B., Cox, H., de Silva, D., Fischer, J., Gunasekera, C. N., Hadj-Rabia, S., Happle, R., Holder-Espinasse, M., Kaminski, E., Konig, A., Megarbane, A., Megarbane, H., Neidel, U., Oeffner, F., Oji, V., Theos, A., Traupe, H., Vahlquist, A., van Bon, B. W., Virtanen, M., Grzeschik, K. H., Genotype-phenotype correlations emerging from the identification of missense mutations in MBTPS2. Human Mutation 2013; 34(4): 587-94.
  10. Chackrewarthy, S., Gunasekara, D., Pathmeswaran, A., Wijekoon, C. N., Ranawaka, U. K., Kato, N., Takeuchi, F., Wickremasinghe, A. R., A Comparison between revised NCEP ATP III and IDF definitions in diagnosing metabolic syndrome in an urban Sri Lankan population: the Ragama Health Study. ISRN Endocrinology 2013; 2013: 320176.
  11. Chandrasinghe, P. C., Ediriweera, D. S., Kumarage, S. K., Deen, K. I., Pre-operative hypoalbuminaemia predicts poor overall survival in rectal cancer: a retrospective cohort analysis. BMC Clinical Pathology 2013; 13: 12.
  12. Chandrasinghe, P. C., Liyanage, C., Deen, K. I., Wijesuriya, S. R. E., Obstructive jaundice caused by a biliary mucinous cystadenoma in a woman: a case report. Journal of Medical Case Reports 2013; 7(1): 278.
  13. Chen, C. L., Venketasubramanian, N., Lee, C. F., Wong, K. S., Bousser, M. G., CHIMES Study Investigators, de Silva, A. with 38 CHIMES Study Investigators, Effects of MLC601 on early vascular events in patients after stroke: the CHIMES study. Stroke 2013; 3580-3.
  14. Chen, C. L., Young, S. H., Gan, H. H., Singh, R., Lao, A. Y., Baroque, A.C. 2nd, Chang, H. M., Hiyadan, J. H., Chua, C. L., Advincula, J. M., Muengtaweepongsa, S., Chan, B. P., de Silva, H. A., Towanabut, S., Suwanwela, N. C., Poungvarin, N., Chankrachang, S., Wong, K. S., Eow, G. B., Navarro, J. C., Venketasubramanian, N., Lee, C. F., Bousser, M. G., CHIMES Study Investigators, Chinese medicine neuroaid efficacy on stroke recovery: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized study. Stroke 2013; 44(8): 2093-100.
  15. Coggon, D., Ntani, G., Palmer, K. T., Felli, V. E., Harari, R., Barrero, L. H., Felknor, S. A., Gimeno, D., Cattrell, A., Serra, C., Bonzini, M., Solidaki, E., Merisalu, E., Habib, R. R., Sadeghian, F., Masood Kadir, M., Warnakulasuriya, S. S., Matsudaira, K., Nyantumbu, B., Sim, M. R., Harcombe, H., Cox, K., Marziale, M. H., Sarquis, L. M., Harari, F, Freire, R., Harari, N., Monroy, M. V., Quintana, L. A., Rojas, M., Salazar, Vega, E. J., Harris, E. C., Vargas-Prada, S., Martinez, J. M., Delclos, G., Benavides, F. G., Carugno, M., Ferrario, M. M., Pesatori, A. C., Chatzi, L., Bitsios, P., Kogevinas, M., Oha, K., Sirk, T., Sadeghian, A., Peiris-John, R. J., Sathiakumar, N., Wickremasinghe, A. R., Yoshimura, N., Kelsall, H. L., Hoe, V. C., Urquhart, D. M., Derrett, S., McBride, D., Herbison, P., Gray, A., Disabling musculoskeletal pain in working populations: is it the job, the person, or the culture? . Pain 2013; 154(6): 856-63.
  16. Coggon, D., Ntani, G., Palmer, K. T., Felli, V. E., Harari, R., Barrero, L. H., Felknor, S. A., Gimeno, D., Cattrell, A., Vargas-Prada, S., Bonzini, M., Solidaki, E., Merisalu, E., Habib, R. R., Sadeghian, F., Masood Kadir, M., Warnakulasuriya, S. S., Matsudaira, K., Nyantumbu, B., Sim, M. R., Harcombe, H., Cox, K., Marziale, M. H., Sarquis, L. M., Harari, F., Freire, R., Harari, N., Monroy, M. V., Quintana, L. A., Rojas, M., Salazar Vega, E. J., Harris, E. C., Serra, C., Martinez, J. M., Delclos, G., Benavides, F. G., Carugno, M., Ferrario, M. M., Pesatori, A. C., Chatzi, L., Bitsios, P., Kogevinas, M., Oha, K., Sirk, T., Sadeghian, A., Peiris-John, R. J., Sathiakumar, N., Wickremasinghe, A. R., Yoshimura, N., Kelsall, H. L., Hoe, V. C., Urquhart, D. M., Derrett, S., McBride, D., Herbison, P., Gray, A., Patterns of multisite pain and associations with risk factors. Pain 2013; 154(9): 1769-77.
  17. D'Antonio, F., Dias, T., Thilaganathan, B., Southwest Thames Obstetric Research Collaborative (STORK), Does antenatal ultrasound labeling predict birth order in twin pregnancies?. Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2013; 41(3): 274-7.
  18. D'Antonio, F., Khalil, A., Dias, T., Thilaganathan, B., Southwest Thames Obstetric Research Collaborative (STORK), Early fetal loss in monochorionic and dichorionic twin pregnancies: analysis of the Southwest Thames Obstetric Research Collaborative (STORK) multiple pregnancy cohort. Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2013; 41(6): 632-6.
  19. D'Antonio, F., Khalil, A., Dias, T., Thilaganathan, B., Southwest Thames Obstetric Research Collaborative (STORK), Weight discordance and perinatal mortality in twins: analysis of the Southwest Thames Obstetric Research Collaborative (STORK) multiple pregnancy cohort. Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2013; 41(6): 643-8.
  20. Dassanayake, R. S., Mahadevan, K., Gunawardene, Y. I. N. S., Development of single-strand conformational polymorphism to screen for mutations  in hotspot regions of beta-globin gene of beta-thalassemia patients of Sri Lanka. Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health 2013; 44(1): 114-23.
  21. de Silva, D. C., de Leeuw, N., Gunasekera, R., Soto syndrome: a rare overgrowth disorder. Ceylon Medical Journal 2013; 58(1): 40-2.
  22. de Silva, D. G. H., The Use of child soldiers in war with special reference to Sri Lanka. Paediatrics and International Child Health 2013; 33(4): 273-80.
  23. de Silva, H. J., Kasturiratne, A., Pathmeswaran, A., Lalloo, D. G., Snakebite: the true disease burden has yet to be determined.  Ceylon Medical Journal 2013; 58(3): 93-5.
  24. Delfino, A. E., Chandratilake, M., Altermatt, F. R., Echevarria, G., Validation and piloting of direct observation of practical skills tool to assess  intubation in the Chilean context. Medical Teacher 2013; 35(3): 231-6.
  25. Devanarayana, N. M., Rajindrajith, S., Bandara, C., Shashiprabha, G., Benninga, M. A., Ultrasonographic assessment of liquid gastric emptying and antral motility according to the subtypes of irritable bowel syndrome in children. Journal of Pediatrics Gastroenterology and Nutrition 2013; 56(4): 443-48.
  26. Devanarayana, N. M., Rajindrajith, S., Perera, M. S., Nishanthanie, S. W., Benninga, M. A., Gastric emptying and antral motility parameters in children with functional dyspepsia: association with symptom severity. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2013; 28(7): 1161-6.
  27. Dias, T., Controversies in management of multiple pregnancy. Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2013; 35(2): 47-49.
  28. Dias, T., Thilaganathan, B., Crown-rump length discordance and adverse perinatal outcome in twins: analysis of the Southwest Thames Obstetric Research Collaborative (STORK) multiple pregnancy cohort. Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2013; 41(6):621-6. [Epub 2011 May 3].
  29. Dias, T., Weerasinghe, A., Amarathunga, P., de Silva, C., Thilaganathan, B., Twin pregnancy chorionicity determination in a tertiary care setting. Ceylon Medical Journal 2013; 58(4): 170-2.
  30. Dias, T., Wijesinghe, E., Abeykoon, S., Ganeshamoorthy, P., Kumarasiri, S., Kodithuwakku, M., Gunewardena, C., Padeniya, T., Pregnancy outcome in extremes of reproductive age at a tertiary care hospital. Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2013; 35(3): 77-79.
  31. Ebenezer, R., Gunawardena, K., Kumarendran, B., Pathmeswaran, A., Jukes, M. C., Drake, L. J., de Silva, N., Cluster-randomised trial of the impact of school-based deworming and iron supplementation on the cognitive abilities of schoolchildren in Sri Lanka's plantation sector. Tropical Medicine and International Health 2013; 18(8): 942-51.
  32. Goonewardene, M., Dias, T., Antenatal care: paradigm changes over the years.  Ceylon Medical Journal 2013; 47-50.
  33. Gordon, M., Chandratilake, M., Baker, P., Low fidelity, high quality: a model for e-learning. Clinical Teacher 2013; 10(4): 258-63.
  34. Goto, K., Kumarendran, B., Mettananda, S., Gunasekara, D., Fujii, Y., Kaneko, S., Analysis of effects of meteorological factors on dengue incidence in Sri Lanka using time series data. PLoS One 2013; 8(5):  e63717.
  35. Gunathilaka, N., Fernando, T., Hapugoda, M., Wickremasinghe, R., Wijeyerathne, P., Abeyewickreme, W., Anopheles culicifacies breeding in polluted water bodies in Trincomalee District  of Sri Lanka. Malaria Journal 2013; 12(1): 285.
  36. Gunawardena, N. K., Chandrasena, T. N., de Silva, N. R., Prevalence of enterobiasis among primary school children in Ragama, Sri Lanka.  Ceylon Medical Journal 2013; 58(3): 106-10.
  37. Gwee, A., Rodrigo, R., Casalaz, D., Ritz, N., Curtis, N., Infants born in Australia to mothers from countries with a high prevalence of tuberculosis: to BCG or not to BCG?. Medical Journal Australia 2013; 199(5): 324-6.
  38. Gwee, K. A., Ghoshal, U. C., Gonlachanvit, S., Chua, A. S., Myung, S. J. , Rajindrajith, S., Patcharatrakul, T., Choi, M. G., Wu, J. C., Chen, M. H., Gong, X. R., Lu, C. L., Chen, C. L., Pratap, N., Abraham, P., Hou, X. H., Ke, M., Ricaforte-Campos, J. D., Syam, A. F., Abdullah, M., Primary care management of chronic constipation in Asia: the ANMA chronic constipation tool. Journal of Neurogastroenterology Motility 2013; 19(2): 149-60.
  39. Hankey, G. J., Ford, A. H., Yi, Q., Eikelboom, J. W., Lees, K. R., Chen, C., Xavier, D., Navarro, J. C., Ranawaka, U. K., Uddin, W., Ricci, S., Gommans, J., Schmidt, R., Almeida, O. P., van Bockxmeer, F. M., VITATOPS Trial Study Group, Effect of B vitamins and lowering homocysteine on cognitive impairment in patients with previous stroke or transient ischemic attack: a prespecified secondary analysis of a randomized, placebo-controlled trial and meta-analysis. Stroke 2013; 44(8): 2232-9.
  40. Hapangama, A., Kuruppuarachchi, K. A. L. A., Pathmeswaran, A., Substance use disorders among mentally ill patients in a General Hospital in Sri  Lanka: prevalence and correlates.  Ceylon Medical Journal 2013; 58(3): 111-5.
  41. Hettiarachchi, S., Kitnasamy, G., Effect of an Experiential Dysphagia Workshop on Caregivers' Knowledge, Confidence, Anxiety and Behaviour During Mealtimes. Disability, CBR and Inclusive Development (DCID) 2013; 24(3): 75-97.
  42. Hettiarachchi, S., Ranaweera, M., Story Boxes: using a multisensory story approach to develop vocabulary in children experiencing language-learning difficulties. International Journal for Cross-Disciplinary Subjects in Education (IJCDSE) 2013; 4(1): 1076-1081.
  43. Hewavisenthi, S. J. de S., Beneragama, D. H., Subspecialization in histopathology: The Sri Lankan perspective.  Journal of Diagnostic Pathology 2013; 8(1): 1-3.
  44. Kalugalage, T., Rodrigo, C., Vithanage, T., Somaratne, P., de Silva, H. J., Handunnetti, S., Rajapakse, S., Low serum total nitrite and nitrate levels in severe leptospirosis. BMC Infectious Diseases 2013; 13: 206.
  45. Kannathasan, S., Murugananthan, A., Rajeshkannan, N., de Silva, N. R., A simple intervention to prevent cutaneous larva migrans among devotees of the Nallur Temple in Jaffna, Sri Lanka. PLoS One 2013; 8(4): e61816.
  46. Karunanayake, A. L., Pathmeswaran, A., Kasturiratne, A., Wijeyaratne, L. S., Risk factors for chronic low back pain in a sample of suburban Sri Lankan adult males. International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases 2013; 16(2): 203-10.
  47. Karunanayake, A.L., Pathmeswaran, A., Anatomical variations of lumbar arteries and their clinical implications: a cadaveric study. ISRN Anatomy 2013; 2013: 154625.
  48. Kasturiratne, A., Weerasinghe, S., Dassanayake, A. S., Rajindrajith, S., de Silva, A. P., Kato, N., Wickremasinghe, A. R., de Silva, H. J., Influence of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease on the development of diabetes mellitus. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2013; 28(1): 142-7.
  49. Kitulwatte, I. D. G., Edirisinghe, P. A. S., Appuhamy, P., Analysis of child victims of trauma or violence reported for medico- legal examination in three tertiary care hospitals in Sri Lanka.  Medico-Legal Journal of Sri Lanka 2013; 1(2): 29-36.
  50. Kitulwatte, I. D. G., Rajapaksha, W. R. A. S., Edirisinghe, P. A. S., Perera, W. N. S., Wijerathne, N. A. S. P., Sihanada, A. A. S., Bulathsinhala, B. A. A. R., Gunathilake, R., Remarks documented on medico-legal examination forms on sexual abuse cases; are they properly comprehended by the police?.  Medico-Legal Journal of Sri Lanka 2013; 1(2): 23-28.
  51. Kitulwatte, I. D. G., Wijerathne, N. A. S. P. A., Case of Sudden Death due to Septic Pulmonary Embolism. Medico-Legal Journal of Sri Lanka 2013; 1(2): 46-50.
  52. Kodikara, S, Paranitharan, P., Pollanen, M. S., The role of the Armanni-Ebstein lesion, hepatic steatosis, biochemical analysis and second generation anti-psychotic drugs in fatal diabetic ketoacidosis. Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine 2013; 20(2): 108-11.
  53. Konickx, L.A., Worek, F., Jayamanne, S., Thiermann, H., Buckley, N.A., Eddleston, M., Reactivation of plasma butyrylcholinesterase by pralidoxime chloride in patients poisoned by WHO class II toxicity organophosphorus insecticides. Toxicological sciences 2013; 136(2): 274-83.
  54. Kotsanas, D., Wijesooriya, W. R. P. L., Korman, T. M., Gillespie, E. E., Wright, L., Snook, K., Williams, N., Bell, J. M., Li, H. Y., Stuart, R. L., Down the drain:carbapenem-resistant bacteria in intensive care unit patients and handwashing sinks.  Medical Journal of Australia 2013; 198(5): 267-9.
  55. Kularatne, S. A. M., Rajapakse, R. P., Wickramasinghe, W. M., Nanayakkara, D. M., Budagoda, S. S., Weerakoon, K. G., Edirisinghe, J. S., Premaratna, R., Rickettsioses in the central hills of Sri Lanka: serological evidence of increasing burden of spotted fever group. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 2013; 17(11): e988-92.
  56. Kumarasiri, S., Wanigasekara, R., Wahalawatta, L., Jayasinghe, L., Padeniya, T., Dias, T., Accuracy of ultrasound estimated fetal weight formulae to predict actual birthweight after 34 weeks: prospective validation study.  Ceylon Medical Journal 2013; 58(3): 116-21.
  57. Kuruppuarachchi, K. A. L. A., Childhood adversities and subsequent mental health: its relevance to South Asia. South Asian Journal of Psychiatry 2013; 3(1): 1.
  58. Kuruppuarachchi, K. A. L. A., Wijeratne, L. T., Gunasekera, D. P. S., Karunasekera, K. A. W., Effects of hospitalization in children of parents working in foreign countries. South Asian Journal of Psychiatry 2013; 3(1): 23-28.
  59. Mettananda, S., Fernando, A. D., Ginige, N., Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in a survivor of valproate-induced acute liver failure: a case report. Journal of Medical Case Reports 2013; 7(1): 144.
  60. Mori, D., Ranawaka, U., Yamada, K., Rajindrajith, S., Miya, K., Perera, H. K. K., Matsumoto, T., Dassanayake, M., Mitui, M. T., Mori, H., Nishizono, A., Soderlund-Venermo, M., Ahmed, K., Human bocavirus in patients with encephalitis, Sri Lanka, 2009-2010. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2013; 19(11): 1859-62.
  61. Nandasena, S., Wickremasinghe, A.R., Sathiakumar, N., Indoor air pollution and respiratory health of children in the developing world. World Journal of Clinical Pediatrics 2013; 2(2): 6-15.
  62. Navarro, J. C., Chen, C. L., Lagamayo, P. D., Geslani, M. B., Eow, G. B., Poungvarin, N., de Silva, A., Wong, L. K., Venketasubramanian, N., CHIMES Investigators, CHIMES-I: sub-group analyzes of the effects of NeuroAiD according to baseline brain imaging characteristics among patients randomized in the CHIMES study. International Journal of Stroke 2013; 8(6): 491-4.
  63. Ng, S. C., Tang, W., Ching, J. Y., Wong, M., Chow, C. M., Hui, A. J. , Wong, T. C. , Leung, V. K., Tsang, S. W. , Yu, H. H., Li, M. F., Ng, K. K., Kamm, M. A., Studd, C., Bell, S., Leong, R., de Silva, H. J., Kasturiratne, A., Mufeena, M. N. , Ling, K. L., Ooi, C. J. , Tan, P. S., Ong, D., Goh, K. L., Hilmi, I., Pisespongsa, P., Manatsathit, S., Rerknimitr, R., Aniwan, S., Wang, Y. F., Ouyang, Q., Zeng, Z., Zhu, Z., Chen, M. H., Hu, P. J., Wu, K., Wang, X., Simadibrata, M., Abdullah, M., Wu, J. C., Sung, J. J., Chan, F. K., Asia-Pacific Crohn's and Colitis Epidemiologic Study (ACCESS) Study Group, Incidence and phenotype of inflammatory bowel disease based on results from the Asia-pacific Crohn's and colitis epidemiology study. Gastroenterology 2013; 145(1): 158-165.
  64. Palmgren, P. J., Chandratilake, M., Nilsson, G. H., Laksov, K. B., Is there a chilly climate? An educational environmental mixed method study in a chiropractic training institution. Journal of Chiropractic Education 2013; 27(1): 11-20.
  65. Pan-ngum, W., Blacksell, S. D., Lubell, Y., Pukrittayakamee, S., Bailey, M. S., de Silva, H. J., Lalloo, D. G., Day, N. P., White, L. J., Limmathurotsakul, D., Estimating the true accuracy of diagnostic tests for dengue infection using bayesian latent class models. PLoS One 2013; 8(1): e50765.
  66. Paranitharan, P., Hulathduwa, S. R., Sri Lanka Police Service a force to be reckoned with pride; view of a Forensic Pathologist. Sri Lanka Journal of Forensic Medicine, Science and Law 2013; 4(1): 1-2.
  67. Perera, D. P., de Silva, R. E. E., Perera, W. L. S. P., Knowledge of diabetes among type 2 diabetes patients attending a primary health care clinic in Sri Lanka. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal 2013; 19(7): 644-648.
  68. Perera, H. K. K., Wickramasinghe, G., Cheung, C. L., Nishiura, H., Smith, D. K., Poon, L. L., Perera, A. K., Ma, S. K., Sunil-Chandra, N. P., Guan, Y., Peiris, J. S., Swine influenza in Sri Lanka. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2013; 19(3): 481-4.
  69. Perera, P. J., Ranathunga, N., Fernando, M. P., Warnakulasuriya, T. D., Growth parameters at birth of babies born in Gampaha district, Sri Lanka and factors influencing them. WHO South-East Asia Journal of Public health 2013; 2(1): 57-62.
  70. Perera, P. J., Wickramasinghe, A. R., Ranathunga, N., Fernanado, M. P., Warnakulasooriya, D., Statistical characteristics of anterior fontanelle size at birth of term Sri Lankan new borns: a descriptive cross sectional study.  Ceylon Medical Journal 2013; 58(3): 96-100.
  71. Perera, P., Fernando, M., Meththananda, S., Samaranayake, R., Pattern of physical growth during first six months of life among a cohort of babies living in Gampaha district, Sri Lanka. Health 2013; 5(8A4): 23-28.
  72. Pettigrew, L. M., Perera, D. P., Wass, V., Qualitative study of motivators and outcomes of Sri Lankan doctors achieving MRCGP International. Education for Primary Care 2013; 24: 251-57.
  73. Pinidiyapathirage, M. J., Kasturiratne, A., Ranawaka, U. K., Gunasekara, D., Wijekoon, N., Medagoda, K., Perera, S., Takeuchi, F., Kato, N., Warnakulasuriya, T., Wickremasinghe, A. R., The Burden of diabetes mellitus and impaired fasting glucose in an urban population of Sri Lanka. Diabetic Medicine 2013; 30(3): 326-32.
  74. Premaratna, R., Ariyaratna, N., Botheju, W. I. K., Bandara, N. K. B. K. R. G. W., de Silva, H. J., Scrub typhus pneumonitis. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 2013; 17(4): e284.
  75. Premaratna, R., Miththinda, J. K., Abeyrathna, C., de Silva, H. J., A Patient with severe body aches without fever progressing to dengue shock syndrome.  Ceylon Medical Journal 2013; 58(4): 178-9.
  76. Premaratna, R., Ragupathy, A., Miththinda, J. K., de Silva, H. J., Timing, predictors, and progress of third space fluid accumulation during preliminary phase fluid resuscitation in adult patients with dengue. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 2013; 17(7): e505-9.
  77. Rajeshkannan, N., Pathmeswaran, A., Prevalence of postpartum anal incontinence: a cross sectional study in Northern Sri Lanka.  Ceylon Medical Journal 2013; 58(2): 76-9.
  78. Rajindrajith, S., Devanarayana, N. M., Benninga, M. A., Review article: faecal incontinence in children: epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical evaluation and management. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics 2013; 37(1): 37-48.
  79. Rajindrajith, S., Devanarayana, N. M., Functional gastrointestinal diseases in children: facing the rising tide. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2013; 28(2): 208-10.
  80. Rajindrajith, S., Devanarayana, N. M., Functional gastrointestinal diseases in children: Stepping out of the box. Sri Lanka Journal of Child Health 2013; 42(2): 65-69.
  81. Rajindrajith, S., Devanarayana, N. M., Weerasooriya, L., Hathagoda, W., Benninga, M. A., Quality of life and somatic symptoms in children with constipation: a school-based study. Journal of Pediatrics 2013; 163(4): 1069-72.e1.
  82. Ramanayake, J., Perera, D., de Silva, A., Sumanasekera, D., Jayasinghe, L. R., Gunasekera, R., Chandrasiri, P., Knowledge of location of organs in the body among patients attending a university family practice in Sri Lanka. Middle East Journal of Family Medicine 2013; 11(3): 29-33.
  83. Ramanayake, R. P. J. C., Historical evolution and present status of family medicine in Sri Lanka. Journal of Family Medicine and Primary care 2013; 2(2): 131-134.
  84. Ramanayake, R. P. J. C., Perera, D. P., de Silva, A. H. W., Sumanasekera, R. D. N., Jayasinghe, L. R., Fernando, K. A. T., Athukorala, L. A. C. L., Referral letter with an attached structured reply form: Is it a solution for not getting replies. Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care 2013; 2(4): 319-322.
  85. Ramanayake, R. P. J. C., Perera, D. P., de Silva, A. H. W., Sumanasekera, R. D. N., Patient held medical record:solution to fragmented health care in Sri Lanka.  Health Journal 2013; 4(3): 14-19.
  86. Ramanayake, R. P. J. C., Structured printed referral letter (form letter); saves time and improves communication. Journal of Family Medicine and Primary care 2013; 2(2): 145-148.
  87. Ramanayake, R. P. J. C., Sumanasekera, R. D. N., de Silva, A. H. W., Perera, D. P., Chandrasiri, P., Gunasekera, R., Jayasinghe, L. R., Rate of stunting among a sample of postwar resettled families in the Vanni region: a study from the Mullativu District. Ceylon Medical Journal 2013; 58(2): 82-83.
  88. Rameez, M. F. M., Lankeshwara, D., Dias, T., Khatri, M., Lohana, R., Preterm delivery: current concepts. Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2013; 35(1): 22-28.
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