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Comparing legislation for involuntary admission and treatment of mental illness in four South Asian countries.

Dey S, Mellsop G, Diesfeld K, Dharmawardene V, Mendis S, Chaudhuri S, Deb A, Huq N, Ahmed HU, Shuaib M, Khan FR.

Int J Ment Health Syst. 2019 Oct 24;13:67. doi: 10.1186/s13033-019-0322-7. eCollection 2019.


Improving transition outcomes in adolescents with permanent hearing loss.

Spyridakou C, Mendis S, DeVal D.

BMJ Open Qual. 2019 Jun 21;8(2):e000336. doi: 10.1136/bmjoq-2018-000336. eCollection 2019.


Right versus left sided metastatic colorectal cancer: Teasing out clinicopathologic drivers of disparity in survival.

Mendis S, Beck S, Lee B, Lee M, Wong R, Kosmider S, Shapiro J, Yip D, Steel S, Nott L, Jennens R, Lipton L, Burge M, Field K, Ananda S, Wong HL, Gibbs P.

Asia Pac J Clin Oncol. 2019 Jun;15(3):136-143. doi: 10.1111/ajco.13135. Epub 2019 Feb 13.


Clinical application of cfDNA: moving in the right direction, but still a long way to go.

Mendis S, Loree JM.

Oncotarget. 2018 Oct 16;9(81):35199-35200. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.26224. eCollection 2018 Oct 16. No abstract available.


A case report of melioidosis complicated by infective sacroiliitis in Sri Lanka.

Karunarathna AKTM, Mendis SA, Perera WPDP, Patabendige G, Pallewatte AS, Kulatunga A.

Trop Dis Travel Med Vaccines. 2018 Sep 19;4:12. doi: 10.1186/s40794-018-0073-5. eCollection 2018.


Fixed Low-Dose Triple Combination Antihypertensive Medication vs Usual Care for Blood Pressure Control in Patients With Mild to Moderate Hypertension in Sri Lanka: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

Webster R, Salam A, de Silva HA, Selak V, Stepien S, Rajapakse S, Amarasekara S, Amarasena N, Billot L, de Silva AP, Fernando M, Guggilla R, Jan S, Jayawardena J, Maulik PK, Mendis S, Mendis S, Munasinghe J, Naik N, Prabhakaran D, Ranasinghe G, Thom S, Tisserra N, Senaratne V, Wijekoon S, Wijeyasingam S, Rodgers A, Patel A; TRIUMPH Study Group.

JAMA. 2018 Aug 14;320(6):566-579. doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.10359. Erratum in: JAMA. 2018 Nov 13;320(18):1940.


Clinical and Molecular Correlates of Escherichia coli Bloodstream Infection from Two Geographically Diverse Centers in Rochester, Minnesota, and Singapore.

Mendis SM, Vasoo S, Johnston BD, Porter SB, Cunningham SA, Menon SR, Teng CB, De PP, Patel R, Johnson JR, Banerjee R.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2018 Sep 24;62(10). pii: e00937-18. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00937-18. Print 2018 Oct.


Splenic Syndrome in a Young Man at High Altitude with Undetected Sickle Cell Trait.

Fernando C, Mendis S, Upasena AP, Costa YJ, Williams HS, Moratuwagama D.

J Patient Exp. 2018 Jun;5(2):153-155. doi: 10.1177/2374373517747905. Epub 2017 Dec 27.


Morbidity After Cardiac Surgery in Patients With Adult Congenital Heart Disease in Comparison With Acquired Disease.

Karangelis D, Mazine A, Narsupalli S, Mendis S, Veldtman G, Nikolaidis N.

Heart Lung Circ. 2018 Jun;27(6):739-744. doi: 10.1016/j.hlc.2017.05.133. Epub 2017 Jun 28.


Global progress in prevention of cardiovascular disease.

Mendis S.

Cardiovasc Diagn Ther. 2017 Apr;7(Suppl 1):S32-S38. doi: 10.21037/cdt.2017.03.06.


Efficacy of anti-PD-1 therapy in patients with melanoma brain metastases.

Parakh S, Park JJ, Mendis S, Rai R, Xu W, Lo S, Drummond M, Rowe C, Wong A, McArthur G, Haydon A, Andrews MC, Cebon J, Guminski A, Kefford RF, Long GV, Menzies AM, Klein O, Carlino MS.

Br J Cancer. 2017 Jun 6;116(12):1558-1563. doi: 10.1038/bjc.2017.142. Epub 2017 May 18.


Postoperative Mycoplasma hominis brain abscess: keep it in mind!

Bergin SM, Mendis SM, Young B, Binti Izharuddin E.

BMJ Case Rep. 2017 Jan 9;2017. pii: bcr2016218022. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2016-218022.


Combating Chronic Diseases: The Role of the World Health Organization.

Mendis S.

Glob Heart. 2016 Dec;11(4):413-415. doi: 10.1016/j.gheart.2016.10.013. No abstract available.


Diagnostic conundrum: lessons from the man who accidently set fire to his home.

Mendis SB, Lukats V.

BMJ Case Rep. 2016 Nov 17;2016. pii: bcr2016215642. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2016-215642.


Evolution of technology in teaching: Blackboard and beyond in Medical Education.

Muttappallymyalil J, Mendis S, John LJ, Shanthakumari N, Sreedharan J, Shaikh RB.

Nepal J Epidemiol. 2016 Oct 3;6(3):588-592. eCollection 2016 Oct. Review.


Efficacy of intravenous hydrocortisone administered 2-4 h prior to antivenom as prophylaxis against adverse drug reactions to snake antivenom in Sri Lanka: An open labelled randomized controlled trial.

Kularatne SA, Weerakoon K, Silva A, Maduwage K, Walathara C, Rathnayake I, Medagedara S, Paranagama R, Mendis S, Kumarasiri PV.

Toxicon. 2016 Sep 15;120:159-65. doi: 10.1016/j.toxicon.2016.08.011. Epub 2016 Aug 13.


Learning approach among health sciences students in a medical college in Nepal: a cross-sectional study.

Gopakumar A, Mendis S, Muttappallymyalil J, Sreedharan J.

Adv Med Educ Pract. 2016 Jul 5;7:375-6. doi: 10.2147/AMEP.S109646. eCollection 2016. No abstract available.


Decarboxylative dearomatization and mono-α-arylation of ketones.

Mendis SN, Tunge JA.

Chem Commun (Camb). 2016 Jun 8;52(49):7695-8. doi: 10.1039/c6cc03672d.


Cardiac rehabilitation delivery model for low-resource settings.

Grace SL, Turk-Adawi KI, Contractor A, Atrey A, Campbell N, Derman W, Melo Ghisi GL, Oldridge N, Sarkar BK, Yeo TJ, Lopez-Jimenez F, Mendis S, Oh P, Hu D, Sarrafzadegan N.

Heart. 2016 Sep 15;102(18):1449-55. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2015-309209. Epub 2016 May 15. Review.


The Heart of 25 by 25: Achieving the Goal of Reducing Global and Regional Premature Deaths From Cardiovascular Diseases and Stroke: A Modeling Study From the American Heart Association and World Heart Federation.

Sacco RL, Roth GA, Reddy KS, Arnett DK, Bonita R, Gaziano TA, Heidenreich PA, Huffman MD, Mayosi BM, Mendis S, Murray CJ, Perel P, Piñeiro DJ, Smith SC Jr, Taubert KA, Wood DA, Zhao D, Zoghbi WA.

Glob Heart. 2016 Jun;11(2):251-64. doi: 10.1016/j.gheart.2016.04.002. Epub 2016 May 9.


The Heart of 25 by 25: Achieving the Goal of Reducing Global and Regional Premature Deaths From Cardiovascular Diseases and Stroke: A Modeling Study From the American Heart Association and World Heart Federation.

Sacco RL, Roth GA, Reddy KS, Arnett DK, Bonita R, Gaziano TA, Heidenreich PA, Huffman MD, Mayosi BM, Mendis S, Murray CJ, Perel P, Piñeiro DJ, Smith SC Jr, Taubert KA, Wood DA, Zhao D, Zoghbi WA.

Circulation. 2016 Jun 7;133(23):e674-90. doi: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000395. Epub 2016 May 9.


Research Is Essential for Attainment of NCD Targets and Sustainable Development Goals.

Mendis S.

Glob Heart. 2016 Mar;11(1):139-40. doi: 10.1016/j.gheart.2016.01.002. No abstract available.


Inadequate investment in school health education: A missed opportunity.

Mendis S.

Indian Heart J. 2016 Jan-Feb;68(1):6-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ihj.2015.12.002. Epub 2016 Jan 12. No abstract available.


Palladium-Catalyzed Stereospecific Decarboxylative Benzylation of Alkynes.

Mendis SN, Tunge JA.

Org Lett. 2015 Nov 6;17(21):5164-7. doi: 10.1021/acs.orglett.5b02410. Epub 2015 Oct 9.


Socioeconomic inequalities in non-communicable diseases and their risk factors: an overview of systematic reviews.

Sommer I, Griebler U, Mahlknecht P, Thaler K, Bouskill K, Gartlehner G, Mendis S.

BMC Public Health. 2015 Sep 18;15:914. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2227-y. Review.


Time to Change Our Focus: Defining, Promoting, and Impacting Cardiovascular Population Health.

Knapper JT, Ghasemzadeh N, Khayata M, Patel SP, Quyyumi AA, Mendis S, Mensah GA, Taubert K, Sperling LS.

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Aug 25;66(8):960-71. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2015.07.008. Review. Erratum in: J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Oct 6;66(14):1641.


Improved stove interventions to reduce household air pollution in low and middle income countries: a descriptive systematic review.

Thomas E, Wickramasinghe K, Mendis S, Roberts N, Foster C.

BMC Public Health. 2015 Jul 14;15:650. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2024-7. Review.


New strategy to reduce the global burden of stroke.

Feigin VL, Krishnamurthi R, Bhattacharjee R, Parmar P, Theadom A, Hussein T, Purohit M, Hume P, Abbott M, Rush E, Kasabov N, Crezee I, Frielick S, Barker-Collo S, Barber PA, Arroll B, Poulton R, Ratnasabathy Y, Tobias M, Cabral N, Martins SC, Furtado LE, Lindsay P, Saposnik G, Giroud M, Béjot Y, Hacke W, Mehndiratta MM, Pandian JD, Gupta S, Padma V, Mandal DK, Kokubo Y, Ibrahim NM, Sahathevan R, Fu H, Wang W, Liu L, Hou ZG, Goncalves AF, Correia M, Varakin Y, Kravchenko M, Piradov M, Saadah M, Thrift AG, Cadilhac D, Davis S, Donnan G, Lopez AD, Hankey GJ, Maujean A, Kendall E, Brainin M, Abd-Allah F, Bornstein NM, Caso V, Marquez-Romero JM, Akinyemi RO, Bin Dhim NF, Norrving B, Sindi S, Kivipelto M, Mendis S, Ikram MA, Hofman A, Mirza SS, Rothwell PM, Sandercock P, Shakir R, Sacco RL, Culebras A, Roth GA, Moradi-Lakeh M, Murray C, Narayan KM, Mensah GA, Wiebers D, Moran AE; RIBURST Study Collaboration Writing Group.

Stroke. 2015 Jun;46(6):1740-7. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.008222. Epub 2015 Apr 16. Review. No abstract available.


Organizational update: the world health organization global status report on noncommunicable diseases 2014; one more landmark step in the combat against stroke and vascular disease.

Mendis S, Davis S, Norrving B.

Stroke. 2015 May;46(5):e121-2. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.008097. Epub 2015 Apr 14. No abstract available.


The global impact of non-communicable diseases on macro-economic productivity: a systematic review.

Chaker L, Falla A, van der Lee SJ, Muka T, Imo D, Jaspers L, Colpani V, Mendis S, Chowdhury R, Bramer WM, Pazoki R, Franco OH.

Eur J Epidemiol. 2015 May;30(5):357-95. doi: 10.1007/s10654-015-0026-5. Epub 2015 Apr 3. Review.


The global impact of non-communicable diseases on healthcare spending and national income: a systematic review.

Muka T, Imo D, Jaspers L, Colpani V, Chaker L, van der Lee SJ, Mendis S, Chowdhury R, Bramer WM, Falla A, Pazoki R, Franco OH.

Eur J Epidemiol. 2015 Apr;30(4):251-77. doi: 10.1007/s10654-014-9984-2. Epub 2015 Jan 18. Review.


The global impact of non-communicable diseases on households and impoverishment: a systematic review.

Jaspers L, Colpani V, Chaker L, van der Lee SJ, Muka T, Imo D, Mendis S, Chowdhury R, Bramer WM, Falla A, Pazoki R, Franco OH.

Eur J Epidemiol. 2015 Mar;30(3):163-88. doi: 10.1007/s10654-014-9983-3. Epub 2014 Dec 21. Review.


World Health Organization working with theWorld Stroke Organization/Civil Society in the combat of stroke.

Mendis S, Norrving B, Davis S.

Stroke. 2014 Oct;45(10):e206-7. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.114.005446. Epub 2014 Sep 2. No abstract available.



Mendis S.

BMC Nephrol. 2014;15:125. No abstract available.


Cardiac surgery capacity in sub-saharan Africa: quo vadis?

Yankah C, Fynn-Thompson F, Antunes M, Edwin F, Yuko-Jowi C, Mendis S, Thameur H, Urban A, Bolman R 3rd.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Aug;62(5):393-401. doi: 10.1055/s-0034-1383723. Epub 2014 Jun 23.


The global burden of cardiovascular diseases: a challenge to improve.

Mendis S, Chestnov O.

Curr Cardiol Rep. 2014 May;16(5):486. doi: 10.1007/s11886-014-0486-3.


Package of essential noncommunicable disease (PEN) interventions in primary health-care settings of Bhutan: a performance assessment study.

Wangchuk D, Virdi NK, Garg R, Mendis S, Nair N, Wangchuk D, Kumar R.

WHO South East Asia J Public Health. 2014 Apr-Jun;3(2):154-160. doi: 10.4103/2224-3151.206731.


Revisiting Russell's viper (Daboia russelii) bite in Sri Lanka: is abdominal pain an early feature of systemic envenoming?

Kularatne SA, Silva A, Weerakoon K, Maduwage K, Walathara C, Paranagama R, Mendis S.

PLoS One. 2014 Feb 26;9(2):e90198. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0090198. eCollection 2014.


The Global Alliance against Respiratory Diseases (GARD) Country Report.

Yorgancioglu A, Cruz AA, Bousquet J, Khaltaev N, Mendis S, Chuchalin A, Bateman ED, Camargos P, Chavannes NH, Bai C, Deleanu D, Kolek V, Kuna P, Laurendi G, Masjedi MR, Mele S, Mihaltan F, Pinto JR, Samolinski B, Scalera G, Sooronbaev T, Tageldin MA, Tuyetlan le T, Yusuf O, Akdis C, Baigenzhin A, Cagnani CB, Fletcher M, Gemicioglu B, Muhammed Y, Sagra H, To T, Wagner AH.

Prim Care Respir J. 2014 Mar;23(1):98-101. doi: 10.4104/pcrj.2014.00014. No abstract available.


Cardiovascular disease research output in WHO priority areas between 2002 and 2011.

Myers L, Mendis S.

J Epidemiol Glob Health. 2014 Mar;4(1):23-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jegh.2013.09.007. Epub 2013 Nov 21.


Non-communicable diseases in the Arab world.

Rahim HF, Sibai A, Khader Y, Hwalla N, Fadhil I, Alsiyabi H, Mataria A, Mendis S, Mokdad AH, Husseini A.

Lancet. 2014 Jan 25;383(9914):356-67. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(13)62383-1. Epub 2014 Jan 20.


Victims' response to snakebite and socio-epidemiological factors of 1018 snakebites in a tertiary care hospital in Sri Lanka.

Kularatne AM, Silva A, Maduwage K, Ratnayake I, Walathara C, Ratnayake C, Mendis S, Parangama R.

Wilderness Environ Med. 2014 Mar;25(1):35-40. doi: 10.1016/j.wem.2013.10.009. Epub 2014 Jan 10.


Organizational update: World Health Organization.

Mendis S, Norrving B.

Stroke. 2014 Feb;45(2):e22-3. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.003377. Epub 2013 Dec 12. No abstract available.


Quantifying circulating hypoxia-induced RNA transcripts in maternal blood to determine in utero fetal hypoxic status.

Whitehead C, Teh WT, Walker SP, Leung C, Mendis S, Larmour L, Tong S.

BMC Med. 2013 Dec 9;11:256. doi: 10.1186/1741-7015-11-256.


Cardiovascular risk factors in middle-aged and elderly residents in South-East Nigeria: the influence of urbanization.

Ejim EC, Onwubere BJ, Okafor CI, Ulasi II, Emehel A, Onyia U, Akabueze J, Mendis S.

Niger J Med. 2013 Oct-Dec;22(4):286-91.


Costs, benefits, and effectiveness of interventions for the prevention, treatment, and control of cardiovascular diseases and diabetes in Africa.

Mendis S, Chestnov O.

Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2013 Nov-Dec;56(3):314-21. doi: 10.1016/j.pcad.2013.09.001. Review.


Total cardiovascular risk assessment and management using two prediction tools, with and without blood cholesterol.

Nordet P, Mendis S, Dueñas A, de la Noval R, Armas N, de la Noval IL, Pupo H.

MEDICC Rev. 2013 Oct;15(4):36-40.


Chronic kidney disease of uncertain aetiology: prevalence and causative factors in a developing country.

Jayatilake N, Mendis S, Maheepala P, Mehta FR; CKDu National Research Project Team.

BMC Nephrol. 2013 Aug 27;14:180. doi: 10.1186/1471-2369-14-180.


A milestone in the response to non-communicable diseases.

Chestnov O, Mendis S, Bettcher D.

Lancet. 2013 Aug 10;382(9891):481-2. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(13)61457-9. No abstract available.


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