Policymaking ‘under the radar’: a case study of pesticide regulation to prevent intentional poisoning in Sri Lanka

Pearson, Melissa, Anthony B. Zwi, Nicholas A. Buckley, Gamini Manuweera, Ravindra Fernando, Andrew H. Dawson, and Duncan McDuie-Ra. “Policymaking ‘under the radar’: a case study of pesticide regulation to prevent intentional poisoning in Sri Lanka.” Health policy and planning (2013): czt096. abstract: Background: Suicide in Sri Lanka is a major public health problem and in … Continue Reading »

Is Oxygen required before Atropine administration in Organophosphorus or Carbamate pesticide poisoning? A literature review and cohort study

Konickx, L.A., Bingham, K., Eddleston, M. Is Oxygen required before Atropine administration in Organophosphorus or Carbamate pesticide poisoning? A literature review and cohort study, Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicology, Dubai (Nov 2013)  Click here for full text

Beware of false Dichotomies-Adopting Quantified risk assessment into clinical toxicology practice

Buckley, N. Beware of false Dichotomies-Adopting Quantified risk assessment into clinical toxicology practice, Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicology, Dubai (Nov 2013)   

Assessing the efficacy and effectiveness of snake antivenoms in Asia

Maduwage, K., Isbister, G. Assessing the efficacy and effectiveness of snake antivenoms in Asia, Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicology, Dubai (Nov 2013)  

Outcomes from banning pesticides in Sri Lanka

Gawarammana, I. Outcomes from banning pesticides in Sri Lanka, Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicology, Dubai (Nov 2013)

Establishing a clinical research centre

Dawson, A. Establishing a clinical research centre, Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicology, Dubai (Nov 2013)   

Prospective observational cohort study of clinical features of adults with Glyphosate poisoning in southern Sri Lanka

Ariyananda, P., Palangasinghe, C., Perera, B., Abeyagunawardena, D., Dawson, A. Prospective observational cohort study of clinical features of adults with Glyphosate poisoning in southern Sri Lanka,  Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicology, Dubai (Nov 2013)   

Perception of community expectations blocks policy into practice translation in poisoning treatment in Sri Lankan rural hospitals

Senarathna, L., Hunter, C., Dibley, M., Buckley, N., Jayamanna, S., Dawson, A. Perception of community expectations blocks policy into practice translation in poisoning treatment in Sri Lankan rural hospitals, Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicology, Dubai (Nov 2013)   

Identification of novel urinary biomarkers as surrogates of acute kidney injury following human self-poisoning with a new laundry detergent in southern Sri Lanka

Wijerathna, T.M., Dissanayake, D.M., Fahim, M., Gawarammana, I.B., Buckley, N.A. Identification of novel urinary biomarkers as surrogates of acute kidney injury following human self-poisoning with a new laundry detergent in southern Sri Lanka, Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicology, Dubai (Nov 2013)  Click here for full text

Venom recurrence in Russell’s viper (Daboia russelii) envenoming in Sri Lanka

Maduwage, K., O’Leary, M.,Scorgie, F., Shahmy, S., Abeysinghe, C., Isbister, G. Venom recurrence in Russell’s viper (Daboia russelii) envenoming in Sri Lanka, Asia Pacific Association of Medical Toxicology, Dubai (Nov 2013)  Click here for full text