Medical Journal

Published by

Faculty of Medical Sciences,
University of Sri Jayewardenepura,
Sri Lanka.


Leading Article

Publication Ethics

Gunatilake S B

Original Articles

Parental knowledge and associated factors on first aid for seizures in children attending a selected tertiary care hospital in Colombo district

Varatharajah L, De Silva K D S, Ferdinando K P M V D D S, Sanjana K M N, Vidanapathirana D S, Wijesekara S, Prathapan S

Biophysical, behavioural, and anthropometric factors in predisposition of non-communicable diseases in adults attending healthy lifestyle centres in Kalutara district

Udawella A V, Weerasinghe Y O, Nirmani S K H C, Dilshan S A C, Wimalarathna C U I, Prathapan S, Nandasena S

Anxiety related to exclusive breastfeeding and its associated factors among mothers immediately after delivery in Colombo South Teaching Hospital, Sri Lanka

Dissanayake D M C H B, Ranasinghe R H G B S, De Silva K M M, Nimsara T T N, Gunasinghe D A, Jayawardane M A M M, Prathapan S

Perception on body-image and its associated factors among undergraduates in selected faculties of a state university in Sri Lanka

Akurugodagama M S, Munasinghe H C, Silvapulle W S, Hansika H M S, Siddeek N F, Shiyam A, Amarasinghe Waas M D I, Seneviwickrama K L M D

Cardiovascular disease risk level and associated factors among medical clinic attendees between 40 to 70 years attending Colombo South Teaching Hospital

Dikmadugoda Y C, Mariyam H M G K M R, Basnayaka B M M M, Abewardhana K M D S, Malshan L H H, Kaushalya J, Goonewardene C S E, Matthias T

Learning styles and their associated factors among medical undergraduates’ of 2018/2019 intake in selected medical faculties in Sri Lanka

Kumarasinghe W M M, Wijeratne D C, Caldera H S D, Silva N H K, Ranasinghe B A H P, Hettiaratchi U P K, Shiyam A, Seneviwickrama K L M D


A perspective on taking strategies for the shortfall of nursing workforce

Prabashanie M

Case Report

When to “Think Ectopic”– Case report on a heterotopic pregnancy in a patient with spontaneous conception with no risk factors

Meegoda V J, Nimana K V H, Hewawitharana K G, Fernando A

Book Review

It’s not the scalpel but the heart - A Book Review

Sheriffu A A