dr-b.m.h.a. banneheke

RESEARCH & PUBLICATIONS


 

Dr.  B.M.H.A. Banneheke

Dr. B.M.H.A. Banneheke MBBS, PG Dip(Med. Micro), MD(Med. Parasit)

Senior Lecturer Grade II
Department of Parasitology

Telephone - Office : +94 11 2758681     Mobile : +94 71 8166597
E-mail : hasini@sjp.ac.lk, hasini.banneheke@gmail.com


 

DISSERTATION


 

B.M. Hasini A. Banneheke, (2008) Evaluation of diagnostic techniques for the determination of Trichomonas vaginalis infection in two selected groups of females, submitted as a requirement for the Doctor of Medicine in Medical Parasitology to the Post Graduate Institute of Medicine, University of Colombo.

 

 

BOOK PUBLICATIONS


 

  • Hasini Banneheke, Clinical and Laboratory Diagnosis of Trichomoniasis, Lap Lambert Academic Publishing GmbH & Co. KG, Germany (2013)
    http://www.amazon.com/Clinical-Laboratory-Diagnosis-Trichomoniasis-Banneheke/dp/3659387509
  • Hasini Banneheke, Unit author, Parasitology & Entomology I (MLU 2241) Open University of Sri Lanka (2012)
  • Hasini Banneheke, International elective students' guide, First edition, 2012, Faculty of medical sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura (ISBN 978-955-54757-0-9)

 

 

INDEXED/PEER REVIEW JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS


 

  • Vishna Devi Nadaraja, Sneha Ravindranath, Hasini Banneheke. Is it time to move beyond PBL? South East Asian Journal of Medical Education ISSN 1906 - 0513 (accepted in June 2016 to publish in December 2016 issue)
  • Hasini Banneheke, Rukshan Fernandopulle, U.Gunasekara, A.Barua, N.Fernando, R.Wickremasinghe Can trichomonas immunochromatographic test increase the validity and reliability of WHO syndromic algorithm for vaginal discharge as a screening tool for trichomoniasis? Annals of Tropical Medicine and Public Health 2016 9(1):43-47.
  • Hasini Banneheke, Sarath Paranavitane, Vathsala Jayasuriya, Sarath Banneheka Perceived risk of dengue in ones’ living environment as a determinant of behavior change through social mobilization and communication: evidence from a high risk area in Sri Lanka. Journal of Arthropod Borne Diseases 2016. 10(3):394-404.
  • H. Banneheke, R.Fernandopulle, U.Gunasekara, A.Barua, N.Fernando, R.Wickremasinghe Validation of wet mount microscopy against Trichomonas culture among women of reproductive age group in Western province, Sri Lanka Tropical Biomedicine 2015; 32(2):192-197.
  • Hasini Banneheke, Rukshan Fernandopulle, S.Prathapan, Gayani De Silva, Neluka Fernando, Renu Wickremasinghe. Correspondence Use of culture and immunochromatographic technique as diagnostics for trichomoniasis in Sri Lanka The Ceylon Medical Journal 2014; 59:33
  • Hasini Banneheke, Rukshan Fernandopulle, S.Prathapan, Gayani De Silva, Neluka Fernando, Renu Wickremasinghe. Use of culture and immunochromatographic technique as diagnostics for trichomoniasis in Sri Lanka The Ceylon Medical Journal 2013 Sep; 58(3):122-3.
  • Hasini Banneheke, Rukshan Fernandopulle, DMDEA Gunawardene, UM Gunasekara, Neluka Fernando, Renu Wickremasinghe. Clinical profile and sociodemographic aspects of trichomoniasis among females in the Western province of Sri Lanka Sri Lankan Journal of Infectious Diseases 2013 Vol.3(1);26-31

 

 

FULL PAPER IN PEER REVIEWED NON-INDEXED JOURNALS


 

  • RGL Rathnayake, CM Ranchigoda, RG Roshan, S Samarasinghe, BMHA Banneheke (2015) Laboratory investigation of cryptosporidiosis and giardiasis in children with diarrheoa; a hospital based study. Proceedings of 8th International Research Conference, KDU, Published in November 2015
  • Hasini Banneheke (2016) What is the potential risk of acquiring the fifth malaria species, Plasmodium knowlesi In Sri Lanka? The Bulletine of the Sri Lanka college of Microbiologists 2016; 14 (1):72-75

 

 

OTHER PUBLICATIONS


 

  • Hasini Banneheke Lymphatic filariasis: Aetiological and clinical perspective Sri Lanka Medical Association News letter May 2015, Vol.8(5), 8-10
  • Hasini Banneheke Emerging and re-emerging infections; a challenge to human progression and survival Sri Lanka Medical Association News letter April 2015, Vol.8 (4),20

 

 

ABSTRACT PUBLICATION/CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS


 

  • RGL Rathnayake, CM Ranchigoda, RG Roshan, S Samarasinghe, BMHA Banneheke (2015) Laboratory investigation of cryptosporidiosis and giardiasis in children with diarrhoea; a hospital based study 8th International Research Conference, KDU, Sri Lanka 27th & 28th August 2015
  • Banneheke H, Ravindranath S, Sameera A, Ramamurthy S, Effendie B, Jeevaratnam K, Chellamuthu L, Krishnappa P, Peterson R, Nadarajah VD (2015) Multi centre study from Malaysia on student preparedness for clinical learning: perspectives of lecturers and students from Medicine, pharmacy and allied health sciences, Proceedings of Annual Scientific Sessions of Faculty of Medical Sciences 2015, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Colombo, Sri Lanka,1st-2nd April 2015
  • R.G.L. Rathnayake, C.M. Ranchigoda, R.G. Roshan, S. Samarasinghe, B.M.H.A. Banneheke (2015). Laboratory diagnosis of Cryptosporidium parvum and Giardia intestinalis in children with diarrheoa; a hospital based study. Scientific Sessions 2015, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Colombo, Sri Lanka,1st-2nd April 2015
  • Hasini Banneheke, Leela Chellamuthu, Srinivasan Ramamurthy, Sneha Ravindranath, Afshan Sameera, Purushotham Krishnappa, Ray Peterson, Kamalan Jeevaratnam, Benny Effendie, Vishna Devi Nadarajah (2014) A preliminary study on student preparedness for clinical learning: supervisors’ perspectives.The Australian & New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (ANZAHPE) conference 2014, Gold Coast, Australia, 7th-10th July 2014
  • H Banneheke, DMDEA Gunawardene, V Jayasuriya. Western, ayurvedic and plant extract pediculicides: How effective and safe are they? The Ceylon Medical Journal 2012; 57 (1):50
  • Banneheke H, Jayasuriya V,Gunasekara UM, Silva AOLD, Gunasekara MGAM. Pediculosis among school children in Western province schools The Bulletine of the Sri Lanka college of Microbiologists 2012; 10 (1):29
  • Banneheke H, Jayasuriya V, Gunawardene DMDEA, Navaratne CJ, De Silva LDGG, Silva WSA. Comparison of the efficacy of pediculocides available in Sri Lanka The Bulletine of the Sri Lanka college of Microbiologists 2012; 10 (1):29
  • Banneheke BMHA, Hall RA, Akinnawonu O, Muhlschlegel FA.(September 2010)The impact of self generated CO2 on intravenous catheter associated biomass formation by the fungal pathogen Candida albicans.”Technology in healthcare and collaboration”, Canterbury centre for health and clinical studies, Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Kent, UK.
  • Hasini Banneheke, Shirelle Burton-Fanning, Fabien Cottier, Luisa De Sordi, Man Shun Fu, Rebecca Hall, Miro Janco, Fritz A. Mühlschlegel, Richard Roberts, Gary Robinson and Kara Turner(November 2009) Infection biology and microbial environmental adaptation. Wain memorial lecture poster competition, Canterbury, Kent,UK.
  • Banneheke BMHA, Udugamakorala, GC, Wijewickrama, A (2009) Story of Novel Influenza A (H1N1) in Sri Lanka. Proceedings of the 42nd annual academic sessions of Sri Lankan College of physicians, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Banneheke BMHA, Fernadopulle RC, Wickramasinghe R, Fernando SSN, De Silva LDGG, Tilakaratne WDT and Prathapan S (2008) Use of a dipstick test and a self obtained vaginal swabs in the diagnosis of Trichomoniasis. Sri Lanka journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2008; 30 (1)119
  • Banneheke BMHA, Fernadopulle RC, Wickramasinghe R, Fernando SSN,De Silva LDGG, Tilakaratne WDT and Prathapan S (2008) Evaluation of laboratory techniques and assessment of self obtained vaginal swabs for the diagnosis of Trichomoniasis among women in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Proceedings of 24th International Union of Sexually transmitted Infections and HIV/AIDS-Europe 2008, Milan, Italy.
  • Banneheke BMHA, Wickramasinghe Renu, Fernandopulle RC., De Silva LDGG and Fernando SSN (2008).Assessment of viability of Trichomonas vaginalis and comparison of low and high vaginal swabs. The Bulletine of the Sri Lanka college of Microbiologists 2008
  • Banneheke BMHA, Fernando SSN, Fernandopulle RC, Gunasekara UM, Wickramasinghe Renu. Socio-demographic and reproductive health related factors in Trichomoniasis. The Bulletine of the Sri Lanka college of Microbiologists 2008
  • BMHA Banneheke ,DMDEA Gunewardene,MJ Pinidiyapathirage,S Ekanayake,RJ Withana,WDT Thilakarathne(2006) Geohelminthic infection in an estate child population in Sri Lanka ;association with hygienic practises and eosinophil counts. The Bulletine of the Sri Lanka college of Microbiologists 2006; 4(1):16
  • Gunawardena SAW, Chapman KRP, Hidalarachchi WS, H Rajapaksha, MJ Abeyratne, D Pinidiyapathirage, Banneheke BMHA et al (1998). Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio Pancreatography (ERCP) in the diagnosis of biliary and pancreatic duct diseases a review of over hundred procedures done at Sri Jayewardenepura general hospital Kotte. Proceedings of the annual sessions of College of Surgeons, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
  • De Alwis NMW, Samaranayake TSP, Wijeratne T and Banneheke BMHA (1998).Problems experienced by inpatients during hospitalization Colombo South Teaching Hospital. Awarded the price for the best paper at the 1st annual scientific sessions of Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Banneheke BMHA Suicides in Kuliyapitiya area. Proceedings of the Annual Sessions of the Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of science, Colombo, Sri Lanka 1997; 54 (1)