Vol 59, No 1 (2014)

Table of Contents

Leading Article

Recurrent pregnancy loss and thrombophilia PDF
MBC Motha, TS Palihawadana 1-3


Antioxidant potential of green leafy porridges PDF
SPAS Senadheera, S Ekanayake, C Wanigatunge 4-8
Validity of the Sinhala version of the Centre for Epidemiological Studies Depression Scale (CES-D) in out-patients PDF
VA de Silva, S Ekanayake, R Hanwella 8-12
Adherence to preventive health care in children and young adults with Down syndrome (DS) in Sri Lanka PDF
MP Senanayake, JASSK Jayasinghe 13-15

Brief Reports

Incidence of Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Gampaha district: details of the Sri Lankan component of the Asia-Pacific Crohn’s and Colitis Epidemiology Study PDF
A Kasturiratne, MNF Mufeena, KCD Mettananda, N Fernandopulle, S Rajindrajith, PR Waraketiya, SK Weerasinghe, A Ranaweera, SJ de S Hewavisenthi, AP de Silva, HJ de Silva 16-18
Periodontal status of type I diabetics compared to non-diabetic participants: a preliminary study PDF
SP Kakade, SH Shetiya, P Kakodkar, RV Shirahatti, D Agrawal 19-20
Relationship between increased risk of falling and cognitive impairment in residents of an elderly home in the Colombo district PDF
RS Thanthrige, S Dassanayake, D Dissanayake 21-23

Case Reports

A characteristic cutaneous lesion over the sting site of the wasp, Vespa tropica PDF
EWRA Witharana, SKU Wijesinghe, KSM Pradeepa, WAIP Karunaratne, KM Somarathna 24-25
Mosapride (5HT4 agonist) in the treatment of blepharospasm PDF
INAP Piyasena, JAC Jayasinghe 26-27
A case of Hb Hofu in Sri Lanka PDF
DSN Samaraweera, R Das, S Chabbra, J Kaur 27-29
Thrombotic microangiopathy following Russell’s viper (Daboia russelii) envenoming in Sri Lanka: a case report PDF
SAM Kularatne, S Wimalasooriya, K Nazar, K Maduwage 29-30
Benign intracranial hypertension following vitamin A megadose PDF
PJ Perera, YS Sandamal, S Randeny 31


Should the Judicial Medical Officer (JMO) discuss the cause and manner of death with the family of the deceased? PDF
BPP Perera 32
Culture and immunochromatographic technique for diagnosis of trichomoniasis PDF
H Banneheke, R Fernandopulie, S Prathapan, G De Silva, N Fernando, R Wickremasinghe 33