Department of Pharmacology

Faculty of Medicine

Research


Dr. U. Dangahadeniya
Research Interest

Epistemology of medical science and practice

 
Dr.Yasitha Aroshana Illangasekara
Research Interest

Pharmacogenetics and Obesity

 
Dr. Sanjeewani Fonseka
Research Interest

Drug Delivery system
Acne
Chronic wounds

 
Oral and Poster Presentation( with abstract) 2010
HFS Fonseka, M Dissanayaka, The Handheld Dermatoscope to visualize nail fold capillary abnormality. Sri Lanka college of Dermatologist 19th annual academic sessions2010 March
 
HFS Fonseka, M Dissanayaka, Phototherapy - beyond horizon. Sri Lanka college of Dermatologist 19th annual academic sessions2010 March
 
HFS Fonseka, M Dissanayaka, I L mahil, MRUN Bandara,   Lupus Miliaris Disseminatus Faciei. Sri Lanka college of Dermatologist 19th annual academic sessions2010 March
 
HFS Fonseka, M Dissanayaka, I L mahil, MRUN Bandara. 1% Topical phenytoin solution vs hypertonic saline for chronic wound: randomized prospective study –   dermatology unit teaching hospital Kandy. Sri Lanka college of Dermatologist 19th annual academic sessions2010 March
 
HFS Fonseka, Dhanapala J, M Dissanayaka, Efficacy of PUVA vs UVB in hypopigmented mycosis fungides; prospective cohort study . Sri Lanka college of Dermatologist 19th annual academic sessions2010 March
 
HFS Fonseka, M Dissanayaka, I L Mahil, MRUN Bandara . Calcipotriol-Betamethasone ointment versus Betamethasone ointment in the treatment of vitiligo; Prospective case control study:  Dermatologist 19th annual academic sessions2010 March
 
Fonseka HFS, Seneviratne JKK .Clinical profile of Pedal dermatoses in childhood - one month observational study at LRH. Sri Lanka college of Dermatologist 19th annual academic sessions2010 March
 
Fonseka HFS, Dissanayake M. Pregnancy and chronic plaque psoriasis; one year prospective cohort study . Sri Lanka college of  Obstetric and Gynecology.42nd Annual Scientific Sessions 2010
             
Fonseka HFS, Dissanayake M. Loose anagen hair syndrome. Sri Lanka college of Dermatologist 20th annual academic sessions2010 April
 
Fonseka HFS , Yasmin SAF , Bandara MRUN, Dissanayake M. Thirty percent Tri chloroacetic acid chemical peeling versus tri chloroacetic acid peeling  plus subdermal manipulation for acne scars ; randomized parallel group clinical trial of efficacy and safety. Sri Lanka college of Dermatologist 20th annual academic sessions2010 April
 
Fonseka HFS, Ekanayake SMB, Kumara ATCP,Dissanayake M, Gunawardhana R. Pretibial myxedema occurring over forearm – a case report. Sri Lanka college of Dermatologist 20th annual academic sessions 2010 April
 
Fonseka HFS, Dissanayake M. Acrodermatitis enteropathica mimicking Olmsted Disease. Sri Lanka college of Dermatologist 20th annual academic sessions 2010 April
 
Fonseka HFS, Ekanayake SMB, Kumara ATCP,Dissanayake M, Rathnatunga N. Localized erythema elevatum diutinum – case report. Sri Lanka college of Dermatologist 20th annual academic sessions 2010 April
 
Fonseka HFS, Ekanayake SMB, Dissanayake M, Wijekoon CJ. Severe cutaneous adverse drug reaction to leflunomide : a case report. Sri Lanka college of Dermatologist 20th annual academic sessions 2010 April
 
Fonseka HFS, Dissanayake M.Borderline lepromatous leprosy patient treated with oral fusidic acid; a case report. The Kandy Society of medicine, Sri Lanka. 32nd annual scientific sessions 2010 Sri Lanka
 
Fonseka HFS, Mahil IL, Dissanayake M. Sweet syndrome associated with oesophageal carcinoma and MGUS; a case report.The Kandy Society of medicine, . Sri Lanka 32nd annual scientific sessions 2010 Sri Lanka.
 
Journal Publication 2010
 

Sanjeewani Fonseka, Sandeepa Ekanayake, Manel Dissanayaka. 2% topical phenytoin sodium solution in treating pyoderma gangrenosum; a cohort study. International Wound Journal 2010;7(6):519-523

 
Journal Publication 2011
 

Fonseka HFS, Bandara MRUN, Dissanayake M, Kah-Beng Lim .New Contrast Stain for the rapid and accurate Diagnosis of Dermatophytes and pityriasis versicolor.LabMedicine 2011;42: 649-652.

 

Journal Publication 2012 

 
Jones EM, Fonseka HS, Balasubramaniam P. Cutaneous calcifications induced by heel pricks. Arch Dis Child. 2012 Aug;97(8):720