Digital Repository: Recent submissions

  • Kodikara, K.G.; Karunaratne, W.C.D.; Chandratilake, M.N. (4th International Conference on Advances in Computing and Technology (ICACT ‒ 2019), Faculty of Computing and Technology, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2019)
    Application of theoretical knowledge to management of critically ill patients is a challenging task faced by medical undergraduates where opportunities to learn clinical skills with regard to management of emergencies are ...
  • Kumanayake, R.P. (4th International Conference on Advances in Computing and Technology (ICACT ‒ 2019), Faculty of Computing and Technology, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2019)
    Buildings are identified as a major energy user and carbon emitter throughout their lifecycle. Carbon emission associated with energy consumption and chemical processes of material production is termed as ‘embodied carbon’. ...
  • Abeywickrama, M.S.J.; Yatawara, M.D.M.D.W.M.M.K. (4th International Conference on Advances in Computing and Technology (ICACT ‒ 2019), Faculty of Computing and Technology, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2019)
    Food wrapping polythene films manufactured from different virgin materials have become a major environmental concern at present as these films take much time for the complete degradation in the environment. This study ...
  • Kaldera, H.P.I.J.; Wewalwala, S.L.; Rasingolla, S.K. (8th International Research Conference. General Sir John Kotelawala Defense University, 2015)
    Vitex negundo which belongs to Verbenaceae family is a commonly used plant in both Ayurveda and traditional medicine system in Sri Lanka. It is also known as the 'Nika' in sin,hala and 'Nirgundi' in sanskrit. This ...
  • Kaldera, H.P.I.J.; Samaratunga, U.; Jayawardane, K.B. (2nd International Conference on Sanskrit Studies (ICSS 2017), Department of Sanskrit and Eastern Studies, Faculty of Humanities, University of Kelaniya, 2017)
    Terminology used in Ayurveda medical science has its own peculiar interpretations. These temls cannot be sufficiently comprehended through general dictionary meanings. P!lhivi, ap, reja, •.üyu, äküia are commonly used ...
  • Samaranayake, G.V.P.; Pushpakumara, A.A.J. (National Research Symposium -2016, Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka,, 2016)
    Hemorrhoid, which is a condition defined as the symptomatic enlargement and distal displacement of the normal anal cushions, affects millions of people around the world, and represent a major medical and socioeconomic ...
  • Samaranayake, G.V.P.; Pushpakumara, A.A.J. (National Research Symposium -2016, Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2016)
    Sri Lanka developed its own medical system based on a series of prescriptions handed down from generation to generation over a period of 3000 years. Indigenous medicine of Sri Lanka called "Deshiya Chikitsa" was ...
  • Samaranayake, G.V.P. (Proceeding of the International Seminar on Ayurveda for Women's Health in 3rd Global Ayurveda Festival 2016, Kerala, India, 2016)
    Sri Lanka developed its own medical system based on a series of prescriptions handed from generation to generation over a period of 5000 years. Indigenous Medicine Of Sri also called "Deshiya Chikitsa" was originated ...
  • Samaranayake, G.V.P.; Pushpakumara, A.A.J. (Proceeding of the International Seminar on Ayurveda for Women's Health in 3rdGlobal Ayurveda Festival 2016, Kerala, India, 2016)
    Switra' is a disease pertaining to 'Twak' which turns the normal color of the skin to white. It can be equated to that of 'Vitiligo' in contemporary medicine which an achromatic macular de- pigment condition resulting ...
  • Samaranayake, G.V.P.; Pushpakumara, A.A.J. (International Conference of SalakyaTantra" Salakya Sandipani - 2017" (3rdIntternational conference of TAS) organized by Department of Shalya Shalakya, Gampaha Wicramarachchi Ayurveda Institute, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Sushrutasamhita describes the ancient tradition of surgery in India and is considered as one of the brilliant texts in ancient Indian medical literature. This treatise contains detailed descriptions of the way of ...
  • Samaranayake, G.V.P.; Pushpakumara, A.A.J. (5th International Conference on Ayurveda, Unani, Siddha & Traditional Medicine 2017 (ICAUST 2017)-Ayurveda organized by Institute of Indigenous Medicine, University of Colombo, Rajagiriya, Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Diabetes foot ulcer are a consequence of many factors including loss of protective sensation due to peripheral neuropathy when the feet become numb and the injury goes unnoticed. Also arterial insufficiency complicates ...
  • Samaranayake, G.V.P.; Pushpakumara, A.A.J. (International symposium on Traditional and Complementary Medicine of the Tradmed International 2017- Sri Lanka organized by Ministry of Health, Nutrition & Indigenous Medicine and Department of Ayurveda Sri Lanka, @ Waters Edge, Battaramulla, Sri Lanka, 2017)
    Acne Vulgaris is the most common disease among the young generation. A preliminary trail was conducted in the Shalya Clinic in Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurvedic Hospital to assess the safety and efficacy of a polyherbal ...
  • Weliange, W.S.; Amarasinghe, U.S.; Vijverberg, J.; Leichtfried, M.; Füreder, L. (International Review of Hydrobiology, 2019)
    Most tropical rivers especially in the Asian region, are severely impacted by various human perturbations, and the diverse habitats in streams support rich invertebrate and vertebrate communities. It is hypothesized that ...
  • Nawalage, S.; Kaumini, G.; Gunatilake, S.R. (4th International Conference on Advances in Computing and Technology (ICACT ‒ 2019), Faculty of Computing and Technology, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2019)
    Three major kinetic processes governing adsorbate uptake by an adsorbent such as biochar (BC) has been defined as external mass transfer, intraparticle diffusion (IPD) and mass action. In the usual methodology of batch ...
  • Samaranayake, G.V.P.; Pushpakumara, A.A.J. (International symposium on Traditional and Complementary Medicine of the Tradmed International 2017-Sri Lanka organized by Ministry of Health, Nutrition & Indigenous Medicine and Department of Ayurveda Sri Lanka, @ Waters Edge, Battaramulla, Sri Lanka, 2017)
    A 52 year old male patient came to the Anorectal Clinic Of the outpatient Department Of Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Teaching Hospital, Yakkala, with complaints of permanent prolapsing pile mass and bleeding while ...
  • Wathudura, P.D.; Peiris, C.; Navarathna, C.; Kaumal, M.N.; Gunatilake, S.R. (4th International Conference on Advances in Computing and Technology (ICACT ‒ 2019), Faculty of Computing and Technology, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka, 2019)
    Biochar (BC) is a low cost carbonaceous adsorbent material widely used for the removal of toxic metal ions from aqueous systems due to their highly porous nature and presence of various functional groups. Depending on the ...
  • Samaranayake, G.V.P.; Pushpakumara, A.A.J. (International symposium on Traditional and Complementary Medicine of the Tradmed International 2017-Sri Lanka organized by Ministry of Health, Nutrition & Indigenous Medicine and Department of Ayurveda Sri Lanka, @ Waters Edge, Battaramulla, Sri Lanka, 2017)
    In the present study an effort was made to evaluate the efficacy of a decoction of the whole plant Passiflora foetida. The main aim Of this particular study was inclined towards the disintegration, dissolution, ...
  • Samaranayake, G.V.P.; Pushpakumara, A.A.J. (1st International Conference and Exhibition on Siddha Medicine (ICESM – 2018), Organized by Unit of Siddha Medicine, University of Jaffna, Kaithady, Sri Lanka, 2018)
    Leech therapy is an Ayurvedic Para surgical procedure which is a treatment using medical leeches. Indications for treatment with medical leech's blood and skin diseases like varicose vein, cellulitis, psoriasis, eczema, ...
  • Peiris, K.P.P.; Samaranayake, G.V.P.; Senadheera, M.P.R.S. (International Symposium on Ayurveda and Indigenous Medicine of the Ayurveda Expo 2018 – Sri Lanka organized by Ministry of Health, Nutrition & Indigenous Medicine and The National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka. BMICH Colombo, Srl Lanka, 2018)
    Allergic rhinitis is an atopic disease. Atopic allergy is a type-I hypersensitivity reaction which produces IgE antibodies to allergens like pollen, dust, etc. In Ayurveda direct reference of allergic rhinitis is not ...
  • Samaranayake, G.V.P.; Pushpakumara, A.A.J. (International Symposium on Ayurveda and Indigenous Medicine of the Ayurveda Expo 2018 – Sri Lanka organized by Ministry of Health, Nutrition & Indigenous Medicine and The National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka. BMICH Colombo, Sri Lanka, 2018)
    Kadara (Corn) which are painful hyper keratinized conical indurations and thicken- ing of the stratum corneum of the epidermis of the sole, caused by continuous friction over a weight bearing locations of the sole for ...

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