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Publications in peer reviewed journals (2014)

  1. Abeysuriya, V., Chandrasena, L. G., Kasturiratne, A., Hettiarachchi, V. S., Wickremasinghe, A. R., Outcome of patients with ST segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) following percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty: a retrospective study. Ceylon Medical Journal 2014; 59(4): 118-23.
  2. Akiyama, K., Takeuchi, F., Isono, M., Chakrawarthy, S., Nguyen, Q. N., Wen, W., Yamamoto, K., Katsuya, T., Kasturiratne, A., Pham, S. T., Zheng, W., Matsushita, Y., Kishimoto, M., Do, L. D., Shu, X. O., Wickremasinghe, A. R., Kajio, H., Kato, N., Systematic fine-mapping of association with BMI and type 2 diabetes at the FTO locus by integrating results from multiple ethnic groups. PLoS One 2014; 9(6): e101329.
  3. Ariyarathne, N., Abeysena, H. T. C. S., Secondary preventive measures adopted in the management of patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome admitted to the National Hospital of Sri Lanka. Journal of the Postgraduate Institute of Medicine 2014; 1(E2): 1-7.
  4. Bath, P. M., Adami, A., Bereczki, D., Berge, E., Beridze, M., Cala, L., Casado, A., Caso, V., Chang,  H. M., Christensen, H., Collins, R., Czlonkowska,  A., Dineen,  R. A., El Etribi, A., Ghani, A. R., Gommans, J., Koumellis, P., Laska, A. C., Lees, K. R., Navarro,  J. , Ntaios, G., Ozturk, S., Phillips, S., Pocock, S., Prasad, K., Scutt, P., de Silva, H., Szatmari, S., Díez-Tejedor E, Utton, S., Wang, Y. J. , Wardlaw, J. M., Whynes, D., Wong, L., Woodhouse, L, Sprigg, N., ENOS Trial Investigators(36), Baseline characteristics of the 4011 patients recruited into the Efficacy of Nitric Oxide in Stroke' (ENOS) trial. International Journal of Stroke 2014; 711-20.
  5. Chandrasinghe, P. C., Ediriweera, D. S., Hewavisenthi, J., Kumarage, S., Deen, K. I., The total number of lymph nodes harvested is associated with better survival in stages II and III colorectal cancer. Indian Journal of Gastroenterology 2014; 33(3): 249-53.
  6. Chandratilake, M., From the professionalism of a profession to the professionalism of a multiprofessional team. Medical Education 2014; 48(4): 345-7.
  7. Clement, J., Van Esbroeck, M., Lagrou, K., Verschueren, J., Sunil-Chandra, N. P., Van Ranst, M., Letter to the editor: leptospirosis versus Hantavirus infections in the Netherlands and in Belgium. Euro surveillance 2014; 19(38): pii: 20912.
  8. de Alwis, K. N., Abeysinghe, M. R., Wickremasinghe, A. R., Wijesinghe, P. R., A Cohort event monitoring to determine the adverse events following administration of mouse brain derived, inactivated Japanese Encephalitis vaccine in an endemic district in Sri Lanka. Vaccine 2014; 32(8): 924-30.
  9. de Silva, A.H.W., Rizwaan, M.S.A., Ramanayake, P.J.C., Perera, D.P., Sumanasekara, R.D.N., Knowledge on HIV prevention amongst a group of post war re-settlers in Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka Journal of Venereology 2014; 5(1): 16-19.
  10. de Silva, N. L., Niloofa, M., Fernando, N., Karunanayake, L., Rodrigo, C., De Silva, H. J., Premawansa, S., Handunnetti, S. M., Rajapakse, S. , Changes in full blood count parameters in leptospirosis: a prospective study. International Archives of Medicine 2014; 7: 31.
  11. de Silva, N. R., India can do more about intestinal worm infections. Indian Journal of Medical Research 2014; 139(1): 7-9.
  12. de Silva, N., The neglected tropical diseases in Sri Lanka. Anuradhapura Medical Journal 2014; 8(2): 30-33.
  13. De Silva, S. T., Perera, R. P., Niriella, M. A., Pathmeswaran, A., de Silva, H. J., Frequency, pattern and short-term outcome of chronic renal dysfunction in patients with cirrhosis: a prospective study using HRS and ADQI-IAC criteria. European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2014; 26(11): 1296-9.
  14. Devanarayana, N. M., Rajindrajith, S., Benninga, M. A., Quality of life and health care consultation in 13 to 18 year olds with abdominal pain predominant functional gastrointestinal diseases. BMC Gastroenterology 2014; 14: 150.
  15. Devanarayana, N. M., Rajindrajith, S., Perera, M. S., Nishanthanie, S. W., Karunanayake, A., Benninga, M. A., Association between Functional Gastrointestinal Diseases and Exposure to Abuse in Teenagers. Journal of Tropical Pediatrics 2014; 60(5): 386-92.
  16. Dias, T., Akoleka, R., Timing of birth in multiple pregnancy. Best Practice and Research Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2014; 28(2): 319-26.
  17. Dias, T., Kociejowski, A., Rathnayake, S., Kumarasiri, S., Abeykoon, S., Padeniya, T., Sexual violence against women: a challenge. Ceylon Medical Journal 2014; 59(3): 107-108.
  18. Dias, T., Kumarasiri, S., Wanigasekara, R., Cooper, D., Batuwitage, C., Jayasinghe, L., Padeniya, T., Risk of stillbirth at term and optimum timing of delivery in uncomplicated south Asian singleton pregnancies. Ceylon Medical Journal 2014; 59(2): 54-8.
  19. Dias, T., Sairam, S., Kumarasiri, S., Ultrasound diagnosis of fetal renal abnormalities. Best Practice and Research Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2014; 28(3): 403-15.
  20. Dias, T., Shanmugaraja, V., Ganeshamoorthy, P., Kumarasiri, S., Abeykoon, S., Padeniya, T., Birthweight standards - Ability of birthweight percentiles in predicting abnormal fetal growth and outcome. Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2014; 36(4): 85-88.
  21. Dissanayake, D. M. A. B., Amaranath, K. A., Perera, R. R. D. P., Wijesinghe, P. S., Antibiotics supplemented culture media can eliminate non-specific bacteria from human semen during sperm preparation for intra uterine insemination. Journal of Human Reproductive Sciences 2014; 7(1): 58-62.
  22. Edirisinghe, P. A. S., Paranitharn, P.,  Perera, W. N. S.,  Williams, S.S., Elder abuse among outpatient department attendees in a tertiary care hospital in Sri Lanka. Ceylon Medical Journal 2014; 59(3): 84-89.
  23. Edirisinghe, P. A., Kitulwatte, I. D. G., Senarathne, U. D., Injuries in the vulnerable road user fatalities; a study from Sri Lanka. Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine 2014; 27: 9-12.
  24. Edirisinghe, P.A.S., Kitulwatte, I.D.G., Gangahawatta, S., Multidisciplinary forensic investigation into a partially burnt dismembered body found by a road side. Medico-Legal Journal of Sri Lanka 2014; 2(2): 45-49. Edrisinghe, N., Wijesinghe, C. A., Williams, S. S., Kuruppuarachchi, K. A. L. A., Tobacco smoking in persons with schizophrenia followed up at a teaching hospital in Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka Journal of Psychiatry 2014; 5(2): 19-23.
  25. Ekanayake, C. D., Padumadasa, S., Premaratna, R., Rajindrajith, S., Samaranayake, W. W., Transplacental transfer of dengue. Ceylon Medical Journal 2014; 59(4): 145-46.
  26. Fernando, R., Correspondence - Beyond evidence-based medicine. Sri Lanka Journal of Surgery 2014; 32(4): 42-43.
  27. Godamunne, P., Liyanage, C., Wimaladharmasooriya, N., Pathmeswaran, A., Wickremasinghe, A. R., Patterson, C., Sathiakumar, N., Comparison of performance of Sri Lankan and US children on cognitive and motor scales of the Bayley scales of infant development. BMC Research Notes 2014; 7(1): 300.
  28. Gunathilaka, N., Fernando, T., Hapugoda, M., Abeyewickreme, W., Wickremasinghe, R., Revised morphological identification key to the larval anopheline (Diptera: Culicidae) of Sri Lanka. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2014; 4(Sup1): S222-7.
  29. Gunathilaka, P.A.D.H.N.R., Fernando, M.A.S.T., Hapugoda, M.D., Wijeyerathne, P., Wickremasinghe, A.R., Abeyewickreme, W., Breeding habitat diversity and species composition of Anopheles mosquitoes in Trincomalee district, Sri Lanaka. LEPCEY-Journal of Tropical Asian Entomology 2014; 3(1): 1-11.
  30. Gunawardena, N. K., Introduction to geographic information system. Bulletin of the Sri Lanka College of Microbiologists 2014; 12: 34-37.
  31. Gunawardena, S., Gunawardena, N. K., Kahathuduwa, G., Karunaweera, N. D., de Silva, N. R., Ranasinghe, U. B., Samarasekara, S. D., Nagodavithana, K. C., Rao, R. U., Rebollo, M. P., Weil, G. J., Integrated school-based surveillance for soil-transmitted helminth infections and lymphatic filariasis in Gampaha district, Sri Lanka.  American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2014; 90(4): 661-6.
  32. Hasan, R., A Study on the Effects of Prolactin and Its Abnormalities on Semen Parameters of Male White Rats. International Journal of Biological, Biomolecular, Agricultural, Food and Biotechnological Engineering 2014; 8(9):1045-54
  33. Herath, R. P., Warnakulasuriya, T. , Silva, A. D. , Wijesinghe, P. S. , Methylene Blue Induced Bluish Discoloration Mimicking Cyanosis, at Diagnostic Laparoscopy. Journal of Women's Health, Issues and Care 2014; 3(5): 2.
  34. Hettiarachchi, S., Das, A., Perceptions of 'inclusion'and perceived preparedness among school teachers in Sri Lanka. Teaching and Teacher Education 2014; 43: 143-153.
  35. Hosni, M. M., Herath, R. P., Mumtaz, R., Diagnostic and therapeutic dilemmas of cervical ectopic pregnancy. Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey 2014; 69(5): 261-76.
  36. Jayasekera, H. P. I., Seneviratne, K. A. C. D. , Narammalage, H. K. , Embuldeniya, A. S. , Priyadarshanie, J. W. S. , Rosana, J. A. F. , Zahriya, M. R. F. , Williams, S. S. , Psycho spiritual characteristics of persons presenting with deliberate self-harm to a suburban hospital in the Western Province of Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka Journal of Psychiatry 2014; 5(2): 13-18.
  37. Jayathilake, K. G. H., Withana, S., Siriwardane, R., Mahendra, G., Liyanage, C., Umbilical endometriosis-A simple but challenging diagnosis for surgeons. Sri Lanka Journal of Surgery 2014; 32(3): 49-50.
  38. Kahandawa, S., Somasundaram, N. P., Ediriweera, D. S., Kusumsiri, D. P., Ellawala, S., Chandrika, G. H. T. N. K., Ransarini, K. G. H., Prevalence of thyroid dysfunction among type 2 diabetic patients attending the Diabetes Clinic, National Hospital of Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka Journal of Diabetes Endocrinology and Metabolism 2014; 4(1): 43-48.
  39. Karunanayake, A.L., Risk factors for chronic low back pain in adults. A case control study done in Sri Lanka. Journal of Pain Relief 2014; 3: 5.
  40. Karunanayake, A.L., Risk Factors For chronic Low Back Pain. Journal of Community Medicine Health Education 2014; 4: 271.
  41. Karunanayake, R.K., Dissanayake, D.M., Karunanayake, A.L., A study of snake bite among children presenting to a paediatric ward in the main Teaching Hospital of North Central province of Sri Lanka. BMC Research Notes 2014; 7: 482.
  42. Karunasekera, K. A. W., Fernando, A. F., Subasinghe, S. M. V., Lakmini, B. C., Respiratory problems since birth to 12 years: What is causing morbidity and mortality in Sri Lanka?  Sri Lanka Journal of Child Health 2014; 43(1): 33-37.
  43. Kasturiratne, A., Mufeena, M. N., Mettananda, K. C. D., Fernandopulle, N., Rajindrajith, S., Waraketiya, P. R., Weerasinghe, S. K., Ranaweera, A., Hewavisenthi, S. J. de S., de Silva, A. P., de Silva, H. J., Incidence of inflammatory bowel disease in Gampaha district: details of the Sri Lankan component of the Asia-Pacific Crohn's and Colitis Epidemiology Study. Ceylon Medical Journal 2014; 59(1): 16-8.
  44. Khalil, A., D'Antonio, F., Dias, T., Cooper, D., Thilaganathan, B., Southwest Thames Obstetric Research Collaborative (STORK), Ultrasound estimation of birth weight in twin pregnancy: comparison of biometry algorithms in the STORK multiple pregnancy cohort. Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2014; 44(2): 210-20.
  45. Kitulwatte, I. D. G., Edirisinghe, P. A. S., Study  on  unnatural  childhood  deaths  presented  to  North Colombo  Teaching  Hospital, Sri Lanka. Medicine, Science and the Law 2014; 54(2]: 74-7.
  46. Kitulwatte, I.D.G., Edirisinghe, P.A.S., Sudden unexpected deaths of young adults in a tertiary care hospital for a period of four years. Medico-Legal Journal of Sri Lanka 2014; 2(1): 15-21.
  47. Kotsanas, D., Wijesooriya, W. R. P. L., Sloane, T., Stuart, R. L., Gillespie, E. E., The Silver lining of disposable sporicidal privacy curtains in an intensive care unit. American Journal of Infection Control 2014; 42(4): 366-70.
  48. Kuruppuarachchi, K. A. L. A., de Silva, N. R., Burden of mental illness and the need for better undergraduate education in psychiatry. Ceylon Medical Journal 2014; 59(2): 35-38.
  49. Liyanage, C A.H., Reconstruction of the middle hepatic vein in live donor liver transplantation: will it improve donor liver function? Sri Lanka Journal of Surgery 2014; 32(2): 35-37.
  50. Mahajan, A., Go, M.J., Zhang, W., Below, J.E., Gaulton, K.J., Ferreira, T., Horikoshi, M., Johnson, A.D., Ng, M.C., Prokopenko, I., Saleheen, D., Wang, X., Zeggini, E., Abecasis, G.R., Adair, L.S., Almgren, P., Atalay, M., Aung, T., Baldassarre, D., Balkau, B., Bao, Y., Barnett, A.H., Barroso, I., Basit, A., Been, L.F., Beilby, J., Bell, G.I., Benediktsson, R., Bergman, R.N., Boehm, B.O., Boerwinkle, E., Bonnycastle, L.L., Burtt, N., Cai, Q., Campbell, H., Carey, J., Cauchi, S., Caulfield, M., Chan, J.C., Chang, L.C., Chang, T.J., Chang, Y.C., Charpentier, G., Chen, C.H., Chen, H., Chen, Y.T., Chia, K.S., Chidambaram, M., Chines, P.S., Cho, N.H., Cho, Y.M., Chuang, L.M., Collins, F.S., Cornelis, M.C., Couper, D.J., Crenshaw, A.T., van Dam, R.M., Danesh, J., Das, D., de Faire, U., Dedoussis, G., Deloukas, P., Dimas, A.S., Dina, C., Doney, A.S., Donnelly, P.J., Dorkhan, M., van Duijn, C., Dupuis, J., Edkins, S., Elliott, P., Emilsson, V., Erbel, R., Eriksson, J.G., Escobedo, J., Esko, T., Eury, E., Florez, J.C., Fontanillas, P., Forouhi, N.G., Forsen, T., Fox, C., Fraser, R.M., Frayling, T.M., Froguel, P., Frossard, P., Gao, Y., Gertow, K., Gieger, C., Gigante, B., Grallert, H., Grant, G.B., Grrop, L.C., Groves, C.J., Grundberg, E., Guiducci, C., Hamsten, A., Han, B.G., Hara, K., Hassanali, N., Hattersley, A.T., Hayward, C., Hedman, A.K., Herder, C., Hofman, A., Holmen, O.L., Hovingh, K., Hreidarsson, A.B., Hu, C., Hu, F.B., Hui, J., Humphries, S.E., Hunt, S.E., Hunter, D.J., Hveem, K., Hydrie, Z.I., Ikegami, H., Illig, T., Ingelsson, E., Islam, M., Isomaa, B., Jackson, A.U., Jafar, T., James, A., Jia, W., Jöckel, K.H., Jonsson, A., Jowett, J.B., Kadowaki, T., Kang, H.M., Kanoni, S., Kao, W.H., Kathiresan, S., Kato, N., Katulanda, P., Keinanen-Kiukaanniemi, K.M., Kelly, A.M., Khan, H., Khaw, K.T., Khor, C.C., Kim, H.L., Kim, S., Kim, Y.J., Kinnunen, L., Klopp, N., Kong, A., Korpi-Hyövälti, E., Kowlessur, S., Kraft, P., Kravic, J., Kristensen, M.M., Krithika, S., Kumar, A., Kumate, J., Kuusisto, J., Kwak, S.H., Laakso, M., Lagou, V., Lakka, T.A., Langenberg, C., Langford, C., Lawrence, R., Leander, K., Lee, J.M., Lee, N.R., Li, M., Li, X., Li, Y., Liang, J., Liju, S., Lim, W.Y., Lind, L., Lindgren, C.M., Lindholm, E., Liu, C.T., Liu, J.J., Lobbens, S., Long, J., Loos, R.J., Lu, W., Luan, J., Lyssenko, V., Ma, R.C., Maeda, S., Mägi, R., Männisto, S., Matthews, D.R., Meigs, J.B., Melander, O., Metspalu, A., Meyer, J., Mirza, G., Mihailov, E., Moebus, S., Mohan, V., Mohlke, K.L., Morris, A.D., Mühleisen, T.W., Müller-Nurasyid, M., Musk, B., Nakamura, J., Nakashima, E., Navarro, P., Ng, P.K., Nica, A.C., Nilsson, P.M., Njolstad, I., Nöthen, M.M., Ohnaka, K., Ong, T.H., Owen, K.R., Palmer, C.N., Pankow, J.S., Park, K.S., Parkin, M., Pechlivanis, S., Pedersen, N.L., Peltonen, L., Perry, J.R., Peters, A., Pinidiyapathirage, J.M., Platou, C.G., Potter, S., Price, J.F., Qi, L., Radha, V., Rallidis, L., Rasheed, A., Rathman, W., Rauramaa, R., Raychaudhuri, S., Rayner, N.W., Rees, S.D., Rehnberg, E., Ripatti, S., Robertson, N., Roden, M., Rossin, E.J., Rudan, I., Rybin, D., Saaristo, T.E., Salomaa, V., Saltevo, J., Samuel, M., Sanghera, D.K., Saramies, J., Scott, J., Scott, L.J., Scott, R.A., Segrè, A.V., Sehmi, J., Sennblad, B., Shah, N., Shah, S., Shera, A.S., Shu, X.O., Shuldiner, A.R., Sigurdsson, G., Sijbrands, E., Silveira, A., Sim, X., Sivapalaratnam, S., Small, K.S., So, W.Y., Stancáková, A., Stefansson, K., Steinbach, G., Steinthorsdottir, V., Stirrups, K., Strawbridge, R.J., Stringham, H.M., Sun, Q., Suo, C., Syvänen, A.C., Takayanagi, R., Takeuchi, F., Tay, W.T., Teslovich, T.M., Thorand, B., Thorleifsson, G., Thorsteinsdottir, U., Tikkanen, E., Trakalo, J., Tremoli, E., Trip, M.D., Tsai, F.J., Tuomi, T., Tuomilehto, J., Uitterlinden, A.G., Valladares-Salgado, A., Vedantam, S., Veglia, F., Voight, B.F., Wang, C., Wareham, N.J., Wennauer, R., Wickremasinghe, A.R., Wilsgaard, T., Wilson, J.F., Wiltshire, S., Winckler, W., Wong, T.Y., Wood, A.R., Wu, J.Y., Wu, Y., Yamamoto, K., Yamauchi, T., Yang, M., Yengo, L., Yokota, M., Young, R., Zabaneh, D., Zhang, F., Zhang, R., Zheng. W., Zimmet, P.Z., Altshuler, D., Bowden, D.W., Cho, Y.S., Cox, N.J., Cruz, M., Hanis, C.L., Kooner, J., Lee, J.Y., Seielstad, M., Teo, Y.Y., Boehnke, M., Parra, E.J., Chambers, J.C., Tai, E.S., McCarthy, M.I., Morris, A.P., Genome-wide trans-ancestry meta-analysis provides insight into the genetic architecture oftype 2 diabetes susceptibility. Nature Genetics 2014; 46(3): 234-44.
  51. Markar, S. R., Pinto, D., Penna, M., Karthikesalingam, A., Bulathsinghala, B. K., Kumaran, K., Hashemi, M., Fernando, R., A comparative international study on the management of acute appendicitis between a developed country and a middle income country. International Journal of Surgery 2014; 12(4): 357-60.
  52. Mathurageethan, M., Kahathuduwa, C., Badanasinghe, N., Corea, E., Fernando, R., Melioidosis associated with chronic osteomyelitis and visceral organ abscesses. Sri Lanka Journal of Surgery 2014; 32(2): 41-42.
  53. Moratuwagama, H. M. D., Jayathilake, A., Somarathna, T., Hewavisenthi, J., An unusual cause of death of a Hb E/? Thalassaemia patient. Journal of Diagnostic Pathology 2014; 9(1): 37-40.
  54. Motha, M. B., Palihawadana, T. S., Perry, D. J., Recurrent pregnancy loss and thrombophilia. Ceylon Medical Journal 2014; 59(1): 1-3.
  55. Navarro, J. C., Gan, H. H., Lao, A. Y., Baroque, A. C., Hiyadan, J. H., Chua, C. L., San Jose, M. C., Advincula, J. M., Bousser, M. G., Chen, C. L., CHIMES Study Investigators (38), de Silva, H. CHIMES Study Investigator, Ranawaka, U. CHIMES Study Investigator, Wijekoon, N. CHIMES Study Investigator, Baseline characteristics and treatment response of patients from the Philippines in the CHIMES study. International Journal of Stroke 2014; 9(Supp A100): 102-105.
  56. Nishad, A. A., de Silva, I. S., Perera, H. L., Pathmeswaran, A., Kasturiratne, K. T. A. A., Premawardhena, A. P., Role of red cell distribution width in screening for Hb Etrait in population ccreening for hemoglobin disorders. Journal of Pediatric Hematology Oncology 2014; 36(8): e490-2.
  57. Nusliha, A., Dalpatadu, U., Amarasinghe, B., Chandrasinghe, P. C., Deen, K. I., Congenital hypertrophy of retinal pigment epithelium (CHRPE) in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP); a polyposis registry experience. BMC Research Notes 2014; 7(1): 734.
  58. Osborne, A. J., Hawkins, S. C., Pournaras, D. J., Chandratilake, M., Welbourn, R., An Evaluation of operative self-assessment by UK postgraduate trainees. Medical Teacher 2014; 36(1): 32-7.
  59. Palihawadana, T. S., Dissanayake, D. M. A. B., Wijesinghe, P. S. , Seneviratne, H. R. , Wasalthilaka, C. , Dias, T.  , A Study on Factors Associated with Clomifene Resistance in Infertile Women with WHO Group II Anovulation at a Teaching Hospital in Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2014; 36(3): 71-73.
  60. Palihawadana, T. S., Goonewardene, I. M. R., Motha, M. B. C., Williams, H. S. A., Iron deficiency anaemia in pregnancy: diagnosis, prevention and treatment. Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2014; 36(3): 61-65.
  61. Palihawadana, T. S., Motha, M. B. C. , Dias, T. D. , Wijesinghe, P. S. , An Audit on Performance of Medical Students of the University of Kelaniya in Completing the Clinical Tasks during their Final . Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2014; 79-82.
  62. Palihawadana, T. S., Wasalthilaka, C., Dias, T., The apt use of symphysio - fundal height chart during antenatal follow up: A multicenter audit. Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2014; 36(4): 96-98.
  63. Paranitharan, P., Perera, W. N. S., Hulathduwa, S. R., Beyond autopsies: treading new horizons. Sri Lanka Journal of Forensic Medicine, Science and Law 2014; 5(1): 9-11.
  64. Peiris-John, R. J., Attanayake, S., Daskon, L., Wickremasinghe, A. R., Ameratunga, S., Disability studies in Sri Lanka: priorities for action. Disability and Rehabilitation 2014; 36(20): 1742-48.
  65. Perera, B. P., Should the Judicial Medical Officer (JMO) discuss the cause and manner of death with the family of the deceased?. Ceylon Medical Journal 2014; 59(1): 32.
  66. Perera, H. K. K., Vijaykrishna, D., Premarathna, A. G., Jayamaha, C. J., Wickramasinghe, G., Cheung, C. L., Yeung, M. F., Poon, L. L., Perera, A. K., Barr, I. G., Guan, Y., Peiris, M., Molecular Epidemiology of Influenza A (H1N1) pdm09 Virus among Humans and Swine, Sri Lanka. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2014; 20(12): 2080-4.
  67. Perera, H.P., Wickramasuriya, C.D., Perera, P.J., Pathmeswaran, A., Knowledge on mother to child transmission of HIV among newly registered antenatal mothers in MOH area Ragama. Sri Lanka Journal of Venereology 2014; 5(1): 31-34.
  68. Perera, M. N., Abeysena, H. T. C. S., Evidence update on the use of inhaled corticosteroids in the management of bronchial asthma. Journal of the Postgraduate Institute of Medicine 2014; E5: 1-3.
  69. Perera, P. J., Fernando, M. P., Samaranayake, R., Head circumference during infancy in a birth cohort of Sri Lankan children: are we using the correct chart?. Ceylon Medical Journal 2014; 59(4): 136-38.
  70. Perera, P. J., Fernando, M. P., Warnakulasooriya, T. D., Ranathunga, N., Effect of feeding practices on dental caries among preschool children: a hospital based analytical cross sectional study. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2014; 23(2): 272-7.
  71. Perera, P. J., Sandamal, Y. S., Randeny, S., Benign intracranial hypertension following vitamin A megadose. Ceylon Medical Journal 2014; 59(1): 31.
  72. Perera, P., Fernando, M., Meththananda, S., Samaranayake, R., Accuracy of measuring axillary temperature using mercury in glass thermometers in children under five years: a cross sectional observational study. Health 2014; 6(16): 2115-2120.
  73. Perera, P.J., Fernanado, M.P., Ranathunga, N., Sampath, W., Samaranayake, R., Meththananda, S., Growth parameters of srilankan children during infancy: A comparison with world health organization Multicentre growth reference study. Journal of Human Growth and Development 2014; 24(1): 11-15
  74. Perera, U., Abeysena, C., Prevalence of overweight and obesity in grade five students in schools of Gampaha medical officer of health area. Journal of the College of Community Physicians of Sri Lanka 2014; 19(2): 11-16.
  75. Prasanga, D. P. G. G. M., Dias, T. D. , Palihawadena, T. S., Gunathilaka, S. N. M. P. K. , Herath, H. M. R. , Wasalathilaka, C. D. , Mirror syndrome: a rare presentation with a trisomy 21 fetus . Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2014; 36(3): 83-84.
  76. Premaratna, R., Ariyaratna, N., Attanayake, C., Bandara, W., Chandrasena, N., de Silva, J., Rickettsial infection among military personnel deployed in Northern Sri Lanka. BMC Infectious Diseases 2014; 14(1): 688.
  77. Rajindrajith, S., Constipation in children: From misty to understanding. Sri Lanka Journal of Child Health 2014; 43(3): 121-141.
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