Samath D Dharmaratne

Summary

Affiliation: University of Peradeniya
Country: Sri Lanka

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Road traffic injuries in Sri Lanka: a call to action
    Samath D Dharmaratne
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 14:729-30. 2004
  2. pmc Public road transport crashes in a low income country
    S D Dharmaratne
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    Inj Prev 12:417-20. 2006
  3. pmc Who died as a result of the tsunami? Risk factors of mortality among internally displaced persons in Sri Lanka: a retrospective cohort analysis
    Nobuyuki Nishikiori
    Research Center for Tropical Infectious Diseases, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
    BMC Public Health 6:73. 2006
  4. pmc Duration of exclusive breastfeeding; validity of retrospective assessment at nine months of age
    Suneth B Agampodi
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, Saliyapura, Sri Lanka
    BMC Pediatr 11:80. 2011
  5. pmc Incidence and effects of Varicella Zoster Virus infection on academic activities of medical undergraduates--a five-year follow-up study from Sri Lanka
    Suneth B Agampodi
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka
    BMC Infect Dis 10:117. 2010
  6. pmc The prevalence and associated factors of depression in policing: a cross sectional study in Sri Lanka
    Nuwan D Wickramasinghe
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
    Springerplus 5:1776. 2016
  7. pmc Incidence and predictors of onboard injuries among Sri Lankan flight attendants
    Suneth B Agampodi
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, Saliyapura, Sri Lanka
    BMC Public Health 9:227. 2009

Collaborators

  • Suneth B Agampodi
  • M Stevenson
  • Nuwan D Wickramasinghe
  • Nobuyuki Nishikiori
  • Pushpa R Wijesinghe
  • Tomoko Abe
  • Kazuhiko Moji
  • Dehiwala G M Costa
  • Osamu Kunii

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Road traffic injuries in Sri Lanka: a call to action
    Samath D Dharmaratne
    Department of Community Medicine, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 14:729-30. 2004
    ..The initiatives developed must provide the necessary evidence to develop context-relevant actions that can prevent road crashes and minimize the consequences of road traffic injuries...
  2. pmc Public road transport crashes in a low income country
    S D Dharmaratne
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    Inj Prev 12:417-20. 2006
    ..To assess the safety of government versus non-government public road transportation...
  3. pmc Who died as a result of the tsunami? Risk factors of mortality among internally displaced persons in Sri Lanka: a retrospective cohort analysis
    Nobuyuki Nishikiori
    Research Center for Tropical Infectious Diseases, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
    BMC Public Health 6:73. 2006
    ..This study aimed to describe the mortality and related risk factors which affected the displaced population over a period of two and a half months after the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami in an eastern coastal district of Sri Lanka...
  4. pmc Duration of exclusive breastfeeding; validity of retrospective assessment at nine months of age
    Suneth B Agampodi
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, Saliyapura, Sri Lanka
    BMC Pediatr 11:80. 2011
    ..The purpose of the present paper is to assess the validity of maternal recall of EBF duration during infancy, after cessation of EBF and to evaluate the two methods to collect retrospective data on EBF...
  5. pmc Incidence and effects of Varicella Zoster Virus infection on academic activities of medical undergraduates--a five-year follow-up study from Sri Lanka
    Suneth B Agampodi
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka
    BMC Infect Dis 10:117. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine the incidence of VZV infection in medical undergraduates in Sri Lanka, and to describe the effects of VZV infection on their academic activities...
  6. pmc The prevalence and associated factors of depression in policing: a cross sectional study in Sri Lanka
    Nuwan D Wickramasinghe
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
    Springerplus 5:1776. 2016
    ..Hence, the present study was conducted with the aim of determining the prevalence and associated factors of depression among police officers in the Kandy police division, Sri Lanka...
  7. pmc Incidence and predictors of onboard injuries among Sri Lankan flight attendants
    Suneth B Agampodi
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, Saliyapura, Sri Lanka
    BMC Public Health 9:227. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the incidence of onboard injury among Sri Lankan flight attendants and to describe the determinants of onboard injury...