Publications

  1. Sirimanna,K.S., (1989): Calcium alginate fibre (KaltostatR) for nasal packing aftertrimming of turbinates - a pilot study; Journal of Laryngology and Otology; 103: 1067-1068
     
  2. Sirimanna,K.S.,  Madden,G.J. and Miles,S., (1990); Anaesthesia of the tympanic membrane: A comparison of EMLA cream and iontophoresis; Journal of Laryngology and Otology; 104: 195-196
     
  3. Madden,G.J. and Sirimanna,K.S., (1990); Cavernous haemangioma of the internal auditory meatus; The Journal of Otolaryngology; 19: 288-291
     
  4. Sirimanna,K.S., Madden,G.J. and Miles,S., (1990); The use of long  acting penicillin in the prophylaxis of recurrent tonsillitis; The Journal of Otolaryngology; 19: 343-344 
     
  5. Stephens,S.D.G. and Sirimanna,K.S., (1990); Simple Hearing Tests in General Practice; ENT Practice, Adis International Ltd., Nishinakajima, Osaka 532, Japan.; 11-13
     
  6. Stephens,S.D.G. and Sirimanna,K.S.; Episodic Vertigo; Conn's Current Therapy1992, Edited by Robert E. Rakel,M.D., Publisher  W.B.Saunders Company. 848-852
     
  7. Sirimanna,K.S., Todd,G.B. and Madden,G.J.; A randomised study to compare sodium alginate fibre with two commonly used materials for  packing  after nasal surgery, Clinical Otolaryngology, 1992, 17;237-239
     
  8. Meredith,R., Stephens,D., Meyer-Bisch,C.,Reardon,W. and Sirimanna,T.; Audiometric detection of carriers of Usher's syndrome type II; Journal of Audiological Medicine; Vol:1 Pp 11-19
     
  9. Tony Sirimanna & Dafydd Stephens; Coping with tinnitus, The  Practitioner, September 1992, Vol: 236 Pp 821-829
     
  10. Sirimanna,K.S.; Hearing loss in the elderly;  Update, June 1993,  Reed  Healthcare Communications, 959 -967
     
  11. Madden,G.J. and Sirimanna,K.S.; A misleading pharyngeal swelling; Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, 1993 Apr; 75(4): 533
     
  12. Sirimanna,K.S.; Pseudocyst of the Auricle; Ceylon Medical Journal, 1993 Mar, 38(1) 32-3.
     
  13. Sirimanna K.S., Detection of carriers in Alport's Syndrome by  audiometry, MSc thesis 1993, University of Manchester
     
  14. Sirimanna,K.S., Todd,G.B. and Madden,G.J.; Complications following trimming of turbinates: A comparison of Calcium alginate  with 2 commonly used nasal packing materials, Ceylon Medical Journal, 39(3), 129-131, September 1994
     
  15. Stephens D, Meredith R, Sirimanna T, France L, - The Audiometric detection of carriers of genetic hearing loss, Proceedings of European Study  Group on Genetic Hearing Loss, Milan, September 23rd 1994
     
  16. Sirimanna,K.S.; Two different presentations of glottic foreign bodies; Ceylon Medical Journal.38(3):138-140, 1993 Sept
     
  17. Sirimanna KS, France L, Stephens SDG, Alport's syndrome - can the  carriers be identified audiologically?, Clinical Otolaryngology, 1995,  20,164-166
     
  18. Byrne D et al, An international comparison of long-term average speech spectra, J Acoust. Soc. Am., 96(4), October 1994
     
  19. Stephens D, Meredith R, Sirimanna T, France L, Almqvist C, Haugen H, Application of the Audioscan in the detection of carriers of genetic hearing  loss, Audiology, 1995:34:91-97
     
  20. Connolly A, Dhillon R, Ditchburn R, Sirimanna T, Solomons N and  Williamson I, Managing Otitis Media in General Practice, Prescriber, 7:11, June  1995
     
  21. Sirimanna T, Stephens D, Audioscan notches and tinnitus, Journal of  Audiological Medicine, Vol 5:1; 1996, p38-48
     
  22. Sirimanna K.S., Early audiological findings of of NF2 with an acoustic neuroma, Ceylon Medical Journal. 40(4):163-4, 1995 Dec.
     
  23. Stephens D, Meredith R, Sirimanna T, France L, The detection of  carriers of genetic hearing loss, Proceedings of IX International meeting of Audiology, Bauru, Brazil, 27 March 1994
     
  24. Bone Anchored Hearing Aids - Great Ormond Street Hospital experience, Papsin B., Sirimanna K.S., Bailey C.M. & Albert D. Laryngoscope 107(6)  801-806
     
  25. Sirimanna T, Stephens D, Hearing loss in Alport's syndrome,. Journal of Audiological Medicine, 6 (2), 71-78, 1997
     
  26. Career in Audiological Medicine in “So you want to be a Brais Surgeon” (A career guidenace book for junior doctors), Eds. Chris Ward, Somin Eccles. Oxford Publications, A Medical Carrers Guide. 1997
     
  27. Sirimanna KS, Stephens SDG, Drug Therapy in Vertigo in the Elderly (Chapter), in Drug Therapy in old age, Edited by Professor Ken Woodhouse
     
  28. Labyrinthine Involvement in Langerhans' Cell Histiocytosis, V Nanduri, J Pritchard , Wui Chong, Peter Phelps, K Sirimanna, M Bailey, - International Journal of Paediatric Otolaryngology, 46(1998) 109-115
     
  29. Useful Residual hearing despite radiological findings suggestive of anacusis,  Bamiou DE, O Mahoney C, Sirimanna T, The International Journal of Laryngology & Otology, August 1999, Vol 113: 714-716
     
  30. Unilateral Sensorineural Hearing Loss and its Aetiology in Childhood: The  Contribution of Computerised Tomography in Aetiological Diagnosis and  Management, Bamiou DE, Savy L, O Mahoney C, Phelps P, Sirimanna T,  International Journal of Paediatric Otolaryngology, Vol 51: 91-99, 1999
     
  31. Temporal bone computed tomography findings in bilateral sensorineural hearing  loss, Bamiou DE, Phelps P, Sirimanna T, Arch Dis Child, 2000; 82:257-260
     
  32. Aetiological Investigations in Hearing Loss in Childhood, Bamiou D, MacArdle B, Bitner Glindzicz M, Sirimanna T, Clinical Otolaryngology, 2000, 25:98-106
     
  33. Further refinement of Usher’s 1D locus at 10q 21-22, Liu XZ, Blanton SH, Bitner-Glindizicz M, Pandya A, Landa B, MacArdle B, Rajput K, Sirimanna T, Webb BT, Smith R, Nance WE,
     
  34. AUDIOLOGY: Turning up the volume, Brian Hall & Tony Sirimanna, Health Service Journal, Vol 110: No 5720, 31 August 2000
     
  35. Clinical Neurophysiological Evaluation of Children with Gaucher III disease, Boyd SG, Liasis A, Bamiou D, Campbell P, Page J, Sirimanna T, Harris C, Vellodi A, Poster presented at the 10th European Congress of Clinical Neurophysiology, Lyon, France 26-30 August 2000, Abstrat published in Clinical Neurophysiology, Vol 111 Suppl 1 Aug 2000
     
  36. The Role of the ABR in monitoring Gaucher type II disease, Campbell P, Harris C, Sirimanna T, Vellodi A, Poster presented at the 10th European Congress of Clinical Neurophysiology, Lyon, France 26-30 August 2000, Abstrat published in Clinical Neurophysiology, Vol 111 Suppl 1 Aug 2000
     
  37. Where there is no speech and language therapist: Collaborative development of a new course and service in Sri Lanka. Wickenden M. HArtley S. Kodikara S. Mars M. Sell D. Sirimanna T. Wirz S (2001). Proceedings of World Congress IALP Montreal.
     
  38. Mismatch negativity: an index of an auditory memory deficit in a family, Liasis A, Campbell P, Towell A, Bamiou D, Sirimanna T, Boyd S, Poster presented at the 10th European Congress of Clinical Neurophysiology, Lyon, France 26-30 August 2000, Abstrat published in Clinical Neurophysiology, Vol 111 Suppl 1 Aug 2000
     
  39. Occipital Meningocoel and Mondini deformity of the cochlea. Smith D, Sirimanna T, Journal pf Laryngology & Otology, J Laryngology & Otology.  Volum 115 (1)
     
  40. Recurrent Mutations in the deafness gene GJB2 (Connexin 26) in British Asian families, Rickard S, Kelsell DP, Sirimanna T, Rajput K, MacArdle B, Bitner-Glindicz M, J Med Genetics, 2001; 38:530-533
     
  41. Audiometric abnormalities in Children with Gaucher Disease Type 3 (Original article), Bamiou DE, Campbell P, Liasis A, Page J, Sirimanna T, Boyd S, Vellodi A, Harris C, Neuropaediatrics 2001; 32:136-141
     
  42. Collaborative development of a new course and service in Sri Lanka, Wickenden M, Hartley S, Kodikara S, Mars M, Sell D, Sirimanna T, Wirz S, Internattional Journal of Language & Communicative Disorders, 36 Suppl. 315-20, 2001
     
  43. Peripheral Vestibular Dysfunction in Chronic Fatigue syndrome, Palaniappan R, Sirimanna T, Int J Paediatric Otorhinolaryngol, 2002 May 31:64 (1):69-72
     
  44. Management of Hearing Impaired Infant, Sirimanna KS,  Seminars in Neonatol 2002 Dec; 6(6):511-9
     
  45. VIIIth nerve aplasia/hypoplasia in cochlear implant candidates: the clinical perspective, Otol Neurotol 2002 Jul; 22(4):492-6., Bamiou D, Worth S, Sirimanna T, Rajput K
     
  46. Hearing: How important is it? (Leading article), Journal of the Ruhunu Clinical Society,  Sirimanna T, Vol 8: 1 (2001) 3-5
     
  47. Campbell PE, Harris CM, Sirimanna T, Vellodi A (2003) A model of neuronopathic Gaucher disease. Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease 26(7):629-639
     
  48. Campbell PE, Harris CM, Harwood M, Garbutt S, Sirimanna T, Vellodi A (2003) Gaucher disease type 1 and 3 are distinct phenotypes: Neurophysiological evidence. BSA News
     
  49. Campbell PE, Harris CM, Blackham C, Sirimanna T (2003) Extended high frequency audiometry thresholds are elevated in children with auditory processing disorders. BSA News
     
  50. Auditory Event Related potentials in the assessment of Auditory processing disorders: a pilot study. Liasis A. Bamiou DE, CAmpbell P, Sirimanna T, Boyd S, Towell A. Neurpaediatrics: 34(1):23-9, 2003 Feb.
     
  51. Campbell PP, Harris CM, Hendricks S, Sirimanna T, Bone Conduction Auditory Brainstem responses in infants, J Laryngol Otol, 2004 Feb; 118(2):117-22
     
  52. Andrews PJ, Chorbachi R, Sirimanna T, Sommerlad B, Hartley BEJ, Evaluation of hearing thresholds in 3-month-old children with a cleft palate: the basis for a selective policy for ventilation tube insertion at time of palate repair, Clin. Otolaryngology, 2004; 29:10-17
     
  53. Hearing problems in children with craniosynostosis, (Chapter) in “The Clinical Management of Craniosynostosis”. McKeith Press, 2004
     
  54. Audiological profile in Apert syndrome. RAjendrakumar D, Bamiou DE, Sirimanna T. Arch Dis Child. 2005 Jun. 90(6): 592-3
     
  55. Kantaputra mesomelic dysplasia: a second reported family .Shears DJ, Offiah A, Rutland P, Sirimanna T, Bitner-Glindzicz M, Hall C.Am J Med Genet A. 2004 Jul 1;128(1):6-11
     
  56. Chondroplasia Punctata: CAse report and review of audiological and ENT features. Murdin L Sirimanna T. Hartley B. Holder SE. J Laryngol Otol 2005 120: 233-236
     
  57. Phonological awareness in deaf children who use cochlear implants. James D, Rajput K, Brown T, Sirimanna T, Brinton J, Goswami U, J of Speech Language and Hearing Research 2005
     
  58. Management of hearing loss in Apert Syndrome. Rajendrakumar D. Bamiou D. Sirimanna T J Laryngol Otol 2005 May 119(5): 385-90
     
  59. Late Postnatal onset of hearing loss due to GJB2 mutations. Pagarkar W. Bitner-Glindzicz M. Knight J. Sirimanna T (2006) Int J Paed Otolaryngol 70:1119-1124
     
  60. Management of Auditory Processing Disorders. Bamiou DE, Campbell N, Sirimanna T. Audiological Medicine, 2006; 4:46-56
     
  61. Updated surgical experience with bone anchored hearing aids in children. Lloyd S, Almeyda J, Sirimanna KS, Albert DM, Bailey CM. 2007; 121:826-31
     
  62. ENT and Audiology Care for Cleft Palate patients in the Developing World. Chapter in “Management of Cleft Lip and Palate in the Developing World”, Eds. Michael Mars, Debbie Sell and Alex Habel, John Wiley & Sons 2008
     
  63. Profile and aetiology of children diagnosed with auditory processing disorder (APD). Dawes P, Bishop DVM, Sirimanna T, BamiouDE. International journal of Paediatric Otolaryngology (2008). 72;483-489
     
  64. Sirimanna T. Auditory Neuropathy/ Auditory Dys-synchrony (e-publication). National Knowledge Week for Hearing 2008). ENT and Audiology Specialist Library, National Library for Health (http://www.library.nhs.uk/ENT/ViewResource.aspx?resID=279920&tabID=290)
     
  65. Spectrum of GJB2 mutations causing deafness in the British Bangladeshi population. Bajaj Y, Sirimanna T, Albert DM, Qadir P, Jenkins L, Bitner-Glindzicz M, Clin Otolaryngol 2008, 33, 313-18
     
  66. A clinical service for Children and Adults with suspected APD, BamiouDE, Sirimanna T, ENT News, 2009, 17(6): 82-84
     
  67. Epilepsy, Ataxia, Sensorineural Deafness, Tubulopathy, and KCNJ10 Mutations. Bockenhauer et al. N Engl J Med, 2009. 360;19:1960-1970
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