Bimba L Goonapienuwala

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BACKGROUND Leptospirosis is endemic in both urban and rural areas of Sri Lanka and there had been many out breaks in the recent past. This study was aimed at validating the leptospirosis surveillance case definition, using the Microscopic Agglutination Test (MAT). METHODS The study population consisted of patients with undiagnosed acute febrile illness(More)
Introduction “Body image” is more than the visual perception of size and it is probably multidimensional. It is known to influence eating behaviors and self-esteem of adolescents. Although widely studied in developed countries, it has been studied little in Sri Lanka. Objectives This study was designed to translate and culturally adapt a tool to assess(More)
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