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The range of non-traditional anthropometric parameters to define obesity and obesity-related disease in children: a systematic review

Journal Paper
Priyanga Ranasinghe, Ranil Jayawardena, Nishadi Gamage, V Pujitha Wickramasinghe, Andrew P Hills
European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 75(2):373-84
Publication year: 2021

Glibenclamide or captopril, inaccurate medication identity with clinical implications: A case report

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Priyanga Ranasinghe, DMDP Chandrasiri, Amith Kularathna, AHN Fernando
Sri Lanka Journal of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, 12(1):50-55
Publication year: 2022

Core Prescribing Indicators and the Most Commonly Prescribed Medicines in a Tertiary Health Care Setting in a Developing Country

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Priyadarshani Galappatthy, Priyanga Ranasinghe, Chiranthi K Liyanage, Maheshi Wijayabandara, Dinuka S Warapitiya, Dilini Jayasekara, Raveendra L Jayakody
Advances in Pharmacological and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2021: 6625377
Publication year: 2021

Influence of overweight and obesity on morbidity and mortality among hospitalized patients in Sri Lanka: a single-center analysis

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MDSA Dilrukshi, V Thotamuna, DJ Senarath-Yapa, L De Silva, P Ranasinghe, P Katulanda
Journal of Obesity, 2022: 9172365
Publication year: 2022

Using the AUSDRISK score to screen for pre‐diabetes and diabetes in GP practices: a case‐finding approach

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Kerry Fleming, Natasha Weaver, Roseanne Peel, Alexis Hure, Mark McEvoy, Elizabeth Holliday, Martha Parsons, Shamasunder Acharya, Judy Luu, John Wiggers, Chris Rissel, Priyanga Ranasinghe, Ranil Jayawardena, Samir Samman, John Attia
Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 46(2):203-207
Publication year: 2022

Impact of portion-control plates (PCP) on weight reduction: A systematic review and meta-analysis of intervention studies

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Ranil Jayawardena, Hasinthi Swarnamali, Priyanga Ranasinghe, Andrew P Hills
Obesity Research & Clinical Practice, 15(2):106-13
Publication year: 2021

Diabetes mortality and trends before 25 years of age: an analysis of the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019

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GBD 2019 Diabetes Mortality Collaborators
The Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology, 10(3):177-192
Publication year: 2022

Health effects of coconut oil: Summary of evidence from systematic reviews and meta-analysis of interventional studies

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Ranil Jayawardena, Hasinthi Swarnamali, Priyanga Ranasinghe, Anoop Misra
Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & Reviews, 15(2):549-55
Publication year: 2021

The effect of zinc supplementation on glucose homeostasis: a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial

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John R Attia, Elizabeth Holliday, Natasha Weaver, Roseanne Peel, Kerry C Fleming, Alexis Hure, John Wiggers, Mark McEvoy, Andrew Searles, Penny Reeves, Priyanga Ranasinghe, Ranil Jayawardena, Samir Samman, Judy Luu, Chris Rissel, Shamasunder Acharya
Acta Diabetologica, 59:965–975
Publication year: 2022

Prevalence and trends of the diabetes epidemic in Urban and Rural India: a pooled systematic review and meta-analysis of 1.7 million adults

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Priyanga Ranasinghe, Ranil Jayawardena, Nishadi Gamage, Nilani Sivanandam, Anoop Misra
Annals of Epidemiology, 58:128-48
Publication year: 2021

Prognostic and therapeutic role of vitamin D in COVID-19: systematic review and meta-analysis

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HA Dissanayake, NL de Silva, M Sumanatilleke, SDN de Silva, KKK Gamage, C Dematapitiya, DC Kuruppu, P Ranasinghe, S Pathmanathan, P Katulanda
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, 107(5):1484–1502
Publication year: 2022

A bibliometric analysis of highly cited insulin resistance publications in Science Citation Index Expanded

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Yuh-Shan Ho, Priyanga Ranasinghe
Obesity Medicine, 31: 100399
Publication year: 2022

Evaluation of ayurvedic and herbal product advertisements on electronic and print media in a developing country

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Fathima Rufaideen, Chiranthi K Liyanage, Chathuranga Ranasinghe, Priyanga Ranasinghe
Journal of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research, 13(2):109-114
Publication year: 2022

Zinc supplementation in pre-diabetes mellitus: a systematic review and meta-analysis

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Ranil JAYAWARDENA, Priyanga RANASINGHE, Wasana KODITHUWAKKU, Chamila DALPATADU, John ATTIA
Minerva Endocrinology, 47(3):334-343
Publication year: 2022

The use of Caralluma fimbriata as an appetite suppressant and weight loss supplement: a systematic review and meta-analysis of clinical trials

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Ranil Jayawardena, Tormalli V Francis, Sachith Abhayaratna, Priyanga Ranasinghe
BMC Complementary Medicine and Therapies, 21(1):279
Publication year: 2021

WHO/INRUD Core drug use indicators and commonly prescribed medicines: a National Survey from Sri Lanka

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P Galappatthy, P Ranasinghe, CK Liyanage, MS Wijayabandara, S Mythily, RL Jayakody
BMC Pharmacology and Toxicology, 22(1):67
Publication year: 2021

Progression of diabetic nephropathy and associated factors in a cohort of Sri Lankan patients: a retrospective study

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K Wanigasuriya, C Galahitiyawa, P de Silva, P Ranasinghe, C Herath
Journal of the Ceylon College of Physicians, 52:78-86
Publication year: 2021

Is the Proportion of Per Capita Fat Supply Associated With the Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity? An Ecological Analysis

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Hasinthi Swarnamali, Ranil Jayawardena, Michail Chourdakis, Priyanga Ranasinghe
BMC Nutrition, 8(1):4
Publication year: 2022

Half a century of Sri Lanka research: Subjects, researchers, institutions, journals and impact (1973-2019)

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Priyanga Ranasinghe, Julián Monge-Nájera, Chiranthi K Liyanage, Ho3 Yuh-Shan
Revista de Biología Tropical, 70:40-52
Publication year: 2022

Gestational obesity: an unconventional endocrine disruptor for the fetus

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Luigi Barrea, Claudia Vetrani, Ludovica Verde, Evelyn Frias-Toral, Eloisa Garcia-Velasquez, Priyanga Ranasinghe, Verna Mendez, Ranil Jayawardena, Silvia Savastano, Annamaria Colao, Giovanna Muscogiuri
Biochemical Pharmacology, 198:114974
Publication year: 2022

National survey on World Health Organization/International Network of Rational Use of Drugs core drug use indicators in the outpatient setting and availability of medicines in a developing South Asian country

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Priyanga Ranasinghe, Chiranthi Kongala Liyanage, Jithmal Meegoda, Ravindra Laal Jayakody, Priyadarshani Galappatthy
Journal of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research, 13(2):158–165
Publication year: 2022

Global Burden of Cardiovascular Diseases and Risk Factors, 1990–2019 Update From the GBD 2019 Study

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GBD-NHLBI-JACC Global Burden of Cardiovascular Diseases Writing Group
Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2020;76(25):2982-3021
Publication year: 2020

Temporal changes in Emotional Intelligence (EI) among medical undergraduates: a 5-year follow up study

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Ranasinghe P, Senadeera V, Gamage N, Weerarathna MF, Ponnamperuma G
BMC Medical Education 2020;20:496
Publication year: 2020

Obesity: A potential risk factor for infection and mortality in the current COVID-19 epidemic

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Jayawardena R, Jayakumar D, Ranasinghe P.
Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & Review 2020;14(6):2199-203
Publication year: 2020

Effect of coconut oil on cardio-metabolic risk: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of interventional studies

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Jayawardena R, Swarnamali H, Lanerolle P, Ranasinghe P
Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & Reviews 2020; 14(6): 2007-2020
Publication year: 2020

Effects of the LysulinTM supplementation on pre-diabetes: A randomized double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial

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Ranasinghe P, et al.
Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & Reviews 2020; 14(5): 1479-86
Publication year: 2020