Publications in peer reviewed journals (2019)

  1. Chandradasa, M.; Champika, L., Subspecialisation in postgraduate psychiatry and implications for a resource-limited specialised child and adolescent mental health service. Academic Psychiatry 2019; [Epub ahead of print 2018]
  2. Chandradasa, M.; Kuruppuarachchi, K. A. L. A., Confluence of western psychotherapy and religious teachings in mental healthcare of an Asian buddhist community: Sri Lanka. Journal of Religion and Health 2019; [Epub ahead of print July 27 2018]
  3. Chandradasa, M., Suicidal ideation in gay adolescents in the context of cultural stigma and criminalized homosexuality in Sri Lanka. The International Journal of Social Psychiatry 2019; [Epub ahead of print Nov. 2018]
  4. Dharmawardena, P.; Premaratna, R.; Mendis, K.; Wickemasinghe, A. R.; Rodrigo, C.; Harintheran, A.; Fernando, D., Effectiveness of passive case detection for imported malaria in a hospital setting in Sri Lanka during the prevention of re-introduction phase of malaria. International Health 2019;11(1):64-70 [Epub ahead of print Aug 2018]
  5. Dias, T.; Patabendige, M.; Kajendran, J.; Kularathna, M., Jk3 antibodies complicated with severe fetal anaemia requiring intrauterine transfusion: a case report. Transfusion Medicine 2019;[Epub a head of print Nov 27 2017]
  6. Ekanayake, C.; Pathmeswaran, A.; Kularatna, S.; Herath, R.; Wijesinghe, P.S., Challenges of costing a surgical procedure in a lower-middle-income country. World Journal of Surgery 2019;43(1):52-59 [Epub ahead of print Aug 2018]
  7. Feng, L.; de Silva, H. A.; Jehan, I.; Naheed, A.; Kasturiratne, A.; Himani, G.; Hasnat, M. A.; Jafar, T. H.; COBRA-BPS Study Group., Regional variation in chronic kidney disease and associated factors in hypertensive individuals in rural South Asia: findings from control of blood pressure and risk attenuation-Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation 2019; [Epub ahead of print]
  8. Gunawardena, K. C.; Jackson, R.; Robinett, I.; Dhaniska, L.; Jayamanne, S.; Kalpani, S.; Muthukuda, D., The Influence of the smart glucose manager mobile application on diabetes management. Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology 2019; [Epub ahead of print Sep 2018]
  9. Gupta,Y.; Kapoor, D.; Josyula, L. K.; Praveen, D.; Naheed, A.; Desai, A. K.; Pathmeswaran, A.; de Silva, H. A.; Lombard, C. B.; Shamsul Alam, D.; Prabhakaran, D.; Teede, H. J.; Billot, L.; Bhatla, N.; Joshi, R.; Zoungas, S.; Jan, S.; Patel, A.; Tandon, N., A lifestyle intervention programme for the prevention of Type 2 diabetes mellitus among South Asian women with gestational diabetes mellitus [LIVING study]: protocol for a randomized trial. Diabetic Medicine 2019; [Epub ahead of print Oct 2018]
  10. Herath, H. M. L. P. B.; Gunawardene, Y. I. N. S.; Pathiranage, M.; Wickramasinghe, P. D. S. U.; Wickramathunge, P. G. T. S.; Dassanayake, R. S., An ARV1 homologue from a filarial nematode is functional in yeast. Journal of Helminthology 2019; 93(1): 12-20. [Epub ahead of print 2017]
  11. Isuru, A.; Hewage, S. N.; Bandumithra, P.; Williams, S. S., Unconfirmed death as a predictor of psychological morbidity in family members of disappeared persons. Psychological Medicine 2019; [Epub ahead of print]
  12. Karunanayake, A.; Rajindrajith, S.; de Silva, H. A.; Gunawardena, S.; Devanarayana, N. M., Autonomic functions and gastric motility in children with functional abdominal pain disorders. World Journal of Gastroenterology 2019; 25(1): 95-106.
  13. Murray, A. L. ; Kaiser, D.; Valdebenito, S.; Hughes, C.; Baban, A.; Fernando, A. D.; Madrid, B.; Ward, C. L.; Osafo, J.; Dunne, M.; Sikander, S.; Walker, S.; Van Thang, V.; Tomlinson, M.; Eisner, M., The Intergenerational effects of intimate partner violence in pregnancy: mediating pathways and implications for prevention. Trauma, Violence and Abuse 2019; [Epub ahead of print Dec 4]
  14. Muttiah, N.; Drager, K. D. R.; McNaughton, D.; Perera, N., Evaluating an AAC training for special education teachers in Sri Lanka,a low and middle-income country. Augmentative and Alternative Communication 2019; [Epub ahead of print]
  15. Ng, S. C.; Kaplan, G. G.; Tang, W.; Banerjee, R.; Adigopula, B.; Underwood, F. E.; Tanyingoh, D.; Wei, S. C.; Lin, W. C. ; Lin, H. H.; Li, J.; Bell, S.; Niewiadomski, O.; Kamm, M. A.; Zeng, Z.; Chen, M.; Hu, P.; Ong, D.; Ooi, C. J. ; Ling, K. L.; Miao, Y.; Miao, J.; de Silva, H. J.; Niriella, M.; Aniwan, S.; Limsrivilai, J.; Pisespongsa, P.; Wu, K.; Yang, H.; Ng, K. K.; Yu, H. H.; Wang, Y.; Ouyang, Q.; Abdullah, M.; Simadibrata, M.; Gunawan, J.; Hilmi, I.; Goh, K. L.; Cao, Q.; Sheng, H.; Ong-Go, A.; Chong, V. H.; Ching, J. Y. L.; Wu, J. C. Y.; Chan, F. K. L.; Sung, J. J. Y., Population density and risk of inflammatory bowel disease: a prospective population-based study in 13 countries or regions in Asia-Pacific. The American Journal of Gastroenterology 2019; 114(1): 107-115. [Epub ahead of print]
  16. Niriella, M. A.; Kasturiratne, A.; Pathmeswaran, A.; De Silva, S. T.; Perera, K. R.; Subasinghe, S. K. C. E. ; Kodisinghe, S. K.; Piyaratna, T. A. C. L.; Vithiya, K.; Dassanayaka, A. S.; De Silva, A. P.; Wickramasinghe, A. R.; Takeuchi, F.; Kato, N.; de Silva, H. J., Lean non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (lean NAFLD): characteristics, metabolic outcomes and risk factors from a 7-year prospective, community cohort study from Sri Lanka. Hepatology International 2019; [Epub ahead Dec 11]
  17. O'Reilly, M. W.; Glisic, M.; Kumarendran, B.; Subramanian, A.; Manolopoulos, K. N.; Tahrani, A. A. ; Keerthy, D.; Muka T; Toulis, K. A.; Hanif, W.; Thomas, G. N.; Franco, O. H.; Arlt, W.; Nirantharakumar, K., Serum testosterone, sex hormone-binding globulin and sex-specific risk of incident type 2 diabetes in a retrospective primary care cohort. Clinical Endocrinology 2019; 90(1): 145-154.
  18. Rodrigo, R.; Rodrigo, A.; Liyanage, N.; Hatahagoda, W.; Hewavitharana, U., Maternal perception of adequacy of mother's milk among mothers giving birth at a teaching hospital in Sri Lanka. Journal of Human Lactation 2019; [Epub ahead of print May 2018]
  19. Siriwardana, R. C.; Kumarage, S. K.; Gunathilake, M. B.; Thilakarathne, S. B.; Wijesinghe, J. S., Local infiltration versus laparoscopic-guided transverse abdominis plane block in laparoscopic cholecystectomy: double-blinded randomized control trial. Surgical Endoscopy 2019; 33(1):179-183.
  20. Talagala, I. A.; Samarakoon, Y.; Senanayake, S.; Abeysena, C., Sri Lankan clinical practice guidelines: A methodological quality assessment utilizing the AGREE II instrument. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice 2019; [Epub ahead of print Oct 15]