Professional Resources

Resources for More Information

The following is a collection of resources for physicians and medical professionals.

Clinical Practice Guidelines

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)

https://www.aace.com/publications/guidelines

AACE Lipid Guidelines

https://www.aace.com/files/lipid-guidelines.pdf

The Endocrine Society

http://www.endocrine.org/education-and-practice-management/clinical-practice-guidelines

National Guideline Clearinghouse: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

http://www.guideline.gov/

American Diabetes Association: Position Statements

http://professional.diabetes.org/ResourcesForProfessionals.aspx?typ=17&cid=91471

Sri Lanka Medical Association of North America Eastern Region

http://www.slmanaeast.org/cme-2011.html

Canadian Diabetes Association Clinical Practice Guidelines – Individualizing your Patient’s A1C Target

http://guidelines.diabetes.ca/BloodGlucoseLowering/A1Ctarget

Guidelines for Primary Care Physicians

http://www.racgp.org.au/your-practice/guidelines/redbook

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Breast Cancer

Reconstructive Options in Breast Cancer

https://wimalawansa.org/sites/all/files/cme_slmana_slides1/Breast_Cancer_Reconstruction.pdf

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Calcitonin Gene Peptide Family

Mesenteric Arterial Relaxation to Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide is Increased During Pregnancy and by Sex Steroid Hormones.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/8424096_Mesenteric_arterial_relaxation_to_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_is_increased_during_pregnancy_and_by_sex_steroid_hormones

Studies on the Effects of the N-Terminal Domain Antibodies of Calcitonin Receptor-Like Receptor and Receptor Activity-Modifying Protein 1 on Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide-Induced Vasorelaxation in Rat Uterine Artery.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/8695275_Studies_on_the_effects_of_the_N-terminal_domain_antibodies_of_calcitonin_receptor-like_receptor_and_receptor_activity-modifying_protein_1_on_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide-induced_vasorelaxation_in_rat_uterine_artery

Female Sex Steroid Hormones and Pregnancy Regulate Receptors for Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide in Rat Mesenteric Arteries, But Not in Aorta.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/5687721_Female_sex_steroid_hormones_and_pregnancy_regulate_receptors_for_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_in_rat_mesenteric_arteries_but_not_in_aorta

Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide in Pregnancy and Its Emerging Receptor Heterogeneity.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/11251966_Calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_in_pregnancy_and_its_emerging_receptor_heterogeneity

Calcitonin Gene and Parathyroid Hormone-Related Peptides in Preeclampsia: Effects of Magnesium Sulfate.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/11953836_Calcitonin_gene-_and_parathyroid_hormone-related_peptides_in_preeclampsia_effects_of_magnesium_sulfate

Blood Pressure and Cardiovascular Tone: Role of CGRP Family of Peptides.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/249350460_BLOOD_PRESSURE_AND_CARDIOVASCULAR_TONE_ROLE_OF_CGRP_FAMILY_OF_PEPTIDES

Calcitonin Gene- and Parathyroid Hormone-Related Peptides in Preeclampsia: Effects of Magnesium Sulfate 1 1 We Thank the Hospital General M. Gea Gonzalez, México D.F., for Blood Sample Donations

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/240010479_Calcitonin_gene-_and_parathyroid_hormone- related_peptides_in_preeclampsia_effects_of_magnesium_sulfate_1_1_We_thank_the_Hospital_
General_M._Gea_Gonzalez_Mxico_D.F._for_blood_sample_donations

Involvement of calcitonin gene-related peptide in the modulation of human myometrial contractility during pregnancy.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/12811985_Involvement_of_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_in_the_modulation_of_human_myometrial_contractility_during_pregnancy

Receptor for calcitonin gene-related peptide: localization in the dorsal and ventral spinal cord.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/12872112_Receptor_for_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_localization_in_the_dorsal_and_ventral_spinal_cord

Calcitonin Gene-related Peptide (CGRP) is a Mediator of Vascular Adaptations During Hypertension in Pregnancy

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/223815299_Calcitonin_Gene-related_Peptide_(CGRP)_is_a_Mediator_of_Vascular_Adaptations_During_Hypertension_in_Pregnancy

Progesterone up-regulates vasodilator effects of calcitonin gene-related peptide in N(G)-nitro-L-arginine methyl ester-induced hypertension.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/14091951_Progesterone_up-regulates_vasodilator_effects_of_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_in_N(G)-nitro-L-arginine_methyl_ester-induced_hypertension

Amylin, calcitonin gene-related peptide, calcitonin, and adrenomedullin: a peptide superfamily.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/14009278_Amylin_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_calcitonin_and_adrenomedullin_a_peptide_superfamily

Calcitonin gene-related peptide is a depressor in NG-nitro-L-arginine methyl ester-induced hypertension during pregnancy.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/14171991_Calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_is_a_depressor_in_NG-nitro-L-arginine_methyl_ester-induced_hypertension_during_pregnancy

Calcitonin and osteoporosis.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230846501_Calcitonin_and_osteoporosis

Calcitonin gene-related peptide and its receptors: molecular genetics, physiology, pathophysiology, and therapeutic potentials.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/14310020_Calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_and_its_receptors_molecular_genetics_physiology_pathophysiology_and_therapeutic_potentials

Validation, role in perioperative assessment, and clinical applications of an immunoradiometric assay for human calcitonin.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/15415457_Validation_role_in_perioperative_assessment_and_clinical_applications_of_an_immunoradiometric_
assay_for_human_calcitonin

Evaluation of an immunoradiometric assay for human calcitonin and its clinical applications.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230808654_Wimalawansa_S.J._Baily_F._Evaluation_of_an_immunoradiometric_assay_for_human_calcitonin_
and_its_clinical_applications._Peptides_16_307312_1995

Comparative study of distribution and biochemical characterization of brain calcitonin gene-related peptide receptors in five different species.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/14806462_Comparative_study_of_distribution_and_biochemical_characterization_of_brain_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_receptors_in_five_different_species

Long- and short-term side effects and safety of calcitonin in man: a prospective study.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/14755008_Long-_and_short-term_side_effects_and_safety_of_calcitonin_in_man_a_prospective_study

Isolation, purification and characterization of calcitonin gene-related peptide receptor.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230808646_Wimalawansa_S.J._Gunasekera_R.D._Zhang_F._Isolation_purification_and_characterization_of_
calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_receptor._Peptides_14_691699_1993

Effects of neonatal capsaicin therapy on plasma contents and tissue levels of immunoreactive-CGRP.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230808644_Wimalawansa_S.J._Effects_of_neonatal_capsaicin_therapy_on_plasma_contents_and_tissue_levels_
of_immunoreactive-CGRP._Peptides_14_247252_1993

Isolation, purification, and characterization of calcitonin gene-related peptide receptor.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/14965301_Isolation_purification_and_characterization_of_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_receptor

Combined therapies with calcitonin and corticosteroids, or bisphosphonate, for treatment of hypercalcemia of malignancy

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/226279878_Combined_therapies_with_calcitonin_and_corticosteroids_or_bisphosphonate_for_treatment_of_
hypercalcemia_of_malignancy

Calcitonin gene-related peptide: potent vasodilator and major product of calcitonin gene.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/20293713_Calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_potent_vasodilator_and_major_product_of_calcitonin_gene

A sensitive and specific two-site enzyme-immunoassay for human calcitonin using monoclonal antibodies.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/20097139_A_sensitive_and_specific_two-site_enzyme-immunoassay_for_human_calcitonin_using_monoclonal_antibodies

Calcitonin for Postmenopausal Bone Loss

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/256965557_CALCITONIN_FOR_POSTMENOPAUSAL_BONE_LOSS

Calcitonin for prevention of postmenopausal bone loss.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/20260088_Calcitonin_for_prevention_of_postmenopausal_bone_loss

Heterogeneity of plasma calcitonin gene-related peptide: partial characterisation of immunoreactive forms.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/19896002_Heterogeneity_of_plasma_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_partial_characterisation_of_immunoreactive_forms

Calcitonin for prevention of postmenopausal bone loss.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230760385_MacIntyre_I._Stevenson_J.C._Whitehead_M.I._Wimalawansa_S.J._Banks_L.M._Healy_M.J.R._
Calcitonin_for_prevention_of_postmenopausal_bone_loss._Lancet_i_900901_1988

Heterogeneity of plasma calcitonin gene-related peptide: partial characterization of immunoreactive forms.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230760383_Wimalawansa_S.J._MacIntyre_I._Heterogeneity_of_plasma_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_partial_characterization_of_immunoreactive_forms._Peptides_9_407410_1988

A sensitive and specific enzyme-immunometric assay for human calcitonin using monoclonal antibodies.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230787905_Seth_R._Motte_P._Kehely_A._Wimalawansa_S.J._Self_C._Bellet_D._Bohuon_C._MacIntyre_I._A_
sensitive_and_specific_enzyme-immunometric_assay_for_human_calcitonin_using_monoclonal_antibodies._Journal_of_Endocrinology_119_
351357_1988

The presence of calcitonin gene-related peptide in human cerebrospinal fluid.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/19661231_The_presence_of_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_in_human_cerebrospinal_fluid

The development of a two-site enzyme immunometric assay (EIA) for calcitonin and its application in the measurement of the hormone in normal subjects, MTC-patients and post-menopausal women.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/20475098_The_development_of_a_two-site_enzyme_immunometric_assay_%28EIA%29_for_calcitonin_and_its_application_in_the_measurement_
of_the_hormone_in_normal_subjects_MTC-patients_and_post-menopausal_women

Both - and ß-calcitonin gene-related peptides are present in plasma, cerebrospinal fluid and spinal cord in man.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230787914_Wimalawansa_S.J._Morris_H.R._MacIntyre_I._Both_-_and_-calcitonin_gene-related_peptides_are_present_in_plasma_cerebrospinal_fluid_and_spinal_cord_in_man._Journal_of_Molecular_
Endocrinology_3_247252_1989

P17 Full characterisation of β-calcitonin gene-related peptide in man

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/239516967_P17_Full_characterisation_of_-calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_in_man

Both alpha- and beta-calcitonin gene-related peptides are present in plasma, cerebrospinal fluid and spinal cord in man.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/20566601_Both_alpha-_and_beta-calcitonin_gene-related_peptides_are_present_in_plasma_cerebrospinal_fluid_and_spinal_cord_in_man

Sensitive and specific radioreceptor assay for calcitonin gene-related Peptide.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/24001622_Sensitive_and_specific_radioreceptor_assay_for_calcitonin_gene-related_Peptide

The effect of amylin and calcitonin gene-related peptide on insulin-stimulated glucose transport in the diaphragm.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230787940_Hothersall_J.S._Muirhead_R.P._Wimalawansa_S.J._The_effect_of_amylin_and_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_on_insulin-stimulated_glucose_transport_in_the_diaphragm._Biochemical_and_Biophysical_Research_Communications_169_
451454_1990

Effects of in vivo stimulation on molecular forms of circulatory calcitonin and calcitonin gene-related peptide in man.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230787946_Wimalawansa_S.J._Effects_of_in_vivo_stimulation_on_molecular_forms_of_circulatory_calcitonin_
and_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_in_man._Molecular_and_Cellular_Endocrinology_711319_1990

CGRP radioreceptor assay: a new diagnostic tool for medullary thyroid carcinoma.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/14723110_CGRP_radioreceptor_assay_a_new_diagnostic_tool_for_medullary_thyroid_carcinoma

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Calcium and Metabolism

Cancer-associated hypercalcemia and parathyroid hormone-related peptide: a new peptide with diverse roles.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230846500_Cancer-associated_hypercalcemia_and_parathyroid_hormone-related_peptide_a_new_peptide_with_diverse_roles

Optimal frequency of administration of pamidronate in patients with hypercalcaemia of malignancy.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/15371568_Optimal_frequency_of_administration_of_pamidronate_in_patients_with_hypercalcaemia_of_malignancy

Amylin-immunoreactivity is co-stored in a serotonin cell subpopulation of the vertebrate stomach and duodenum.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/14360652_Amylin-immunoreactivity_is_co-stored_in_a_serotonin_cell_subpopulation_of_the_vertebrate_stomach_and_duodenum

Purification and biochemical characterization of neuropeptide Y2 receptor.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/15570329_Purification_and_biochemical_characterization_of_neuropeptide_Y2_receptor

Mechanisms of the antihypertensive effects of dietary calcium and role of calcitonin gene related peptide in hypertension.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/14359858_Mechanisms_of_the_antihypertensive_effects_of_dietary_calcium_and_role_of_calcitonin_gene_
related_peptide_in_hypertension

Oral pamidronate in refractory Paget's disease

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/226124704_Oral_pamidronate_in_refractory_Paget's_disease

Significance of plasma PTH-rp in patients with hypercalcemia of malignancy treated with bisphosphonate.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/15041786_Significance_of_plasma_PTH-rp_in_patients_with_hypercalcemia_of_malignancy_treated_with_bisphosphonate

Dramatic response to plicamycin in a patient with severe Paget's disease refractory to calcitonin and pamidronate.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/15190494_Dramatic_response_to_plicamycin_in_a_patient_with_severe_Paget's_disease_refractory_to_
calcitonin_and_pamidronate

Antihypertensive effects of oral calcium supplementation may be mediated through the potent vasodilator CGRP.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/15063355_Antihypertensive_effects_of_oral_calcium_supplementation_may_be_mediated_through_the_
potent_vasodilator_CGRP

Hypercalcaemia of malignancy: etiology, pathophysiology, and management.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230808647_Wimalawansa_S.J._Hypercalcaemia_of_malignancy_etiology_pathophysiology_and_management._
Reviews_on_Endocrine-Related_Cancer_45_524_1993

Somatostatin analogue treatment for malignant hypercalcemia.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230787948_Harrison_M._James_N._Broadley_K._Bloom_S.R._Armour_R._Wimalawansa_S.J._Heath_D._
Waxman_J._Somatostatin_analogue_treatment_for_malignant_hypercalcemia._British_Medical_Journal_
300_13121313_1990

A new sensitive and fast peptide immunoassay based on enzyme amplification used in the determination of CGRP and the demonstration of its presence in the thyroid.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/19254532_A_new_sensitive_and_fast_peptide_immunoassay_based_on_enzyme_amplification_used_in_the_
determination_of_CGRP_and_the_demonstration_of_its_presence_in_the_thyroid

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Cardiometabolic

Endocrine and Metabolic Challenges in Baby Boomers

https://wimalawansa.org/sites/all/files/cme_slmana_slides1/metabolic_challenges.pdf

Metabolic and Cardiac Consequences of HIV and HIV Treatment

https://wimalawansa.org/sites/all/files/cme_slmana_slides1/metabolic_issues_of_HIV.pdf

Cardiometabolic Wellness Strategies for the New Decade

https://wimalawansa.org/sites/all/files/cme_slmana_slides1/SLMANA-CME Program-2011.pdf

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Cardiovascular

Surgical Options for End-Stage Heart Disease

https://wimalawansa.org/sites/all/files/cme_slmana_slides1/Cardiac_Surgery.pdf

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Chronic Disabilities

International Foundation for Chronic Disabilities (IFCD)

http://www.chronicdisabilities.org

IFCD Informational Movie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y3wj7hOGP0M&feature=youtu.be

CDC: Disability and Health Data System (DHDS) Materials

http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/disabilityandhealth/dhds-materials.html

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Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

Environmental Pollution and Chronic Kidney Disease of "Multi-Factorial Origin" in Sri Lanka.

https://wimalawansa.org/sites/all/files/CKD-Peradeniya-Symposium-2.pdf

Impact of changing agricultural practices on human health: Chronic kidney disease of multi-factorial origin in Sri Lanka.

http://www.wudpeckerresearchjournals.org/WJAR/pdf/2014/May/Wimalawansa%20and%20Wimalawansa.pdf

Olcott Memorial Oration 2013 — Water Pollution-Associated Ill Health: Special Emphasis on Chronic Kidney Disease in Sri Lanka

Olcott Memorial Oration 2013

Role of Fluoride and its Enhancement by Aluminium for the Chronic Kidney Disease
in the NCP, Sri Lanka

https://wimalawansa.org/sites/all/files/Dr_Illeperuma_Role_of_Flouride_Aluminum_in_CKD_NCP_Sri_Lanka.pdf

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Corporate Citizenship

Microsoft Corporate Citizenship: Helping Nonprofits Do More Good

http://www.microsoft.com/about/corporatecitizenship/en-us/nonprofits/

Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation

http://www.us.tzuchi.org/us/en/

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Diabetes

Targeting the Incretins System: Can it Improve Our Ability to Treat Type 2 Diabetes?

https://wimalawansa.org/sites/all/files/cme_slmana_slides1/Diabetes.pdf

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Endocrine Disruptors

Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals: How These Affect Humans

https://wimalawansa.org/sites/all/files/endocrine_disruptors.pdf

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Global Health

RSM Global Health

http://www.rsm-globalhealth.com

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Hormone Replacement

Hormone replacement controversy

http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/812185

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Hyperhidrosis

Primary Hyperhidrosis: Disease or Anxiety
https://wimalawansa.org/sites/all/files/cme_slmana_slides1/Hyper-hydrosis.pdf

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Nutrition and Obesity

Aim for a Healthy Weight
Patient and public education materials from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/hbp/prevent/h_weight/h_weight.htm

The American Dietetic Association
An organization of food and nutrition professionals, ADA’s mission is to promote optimal nutrition and well-being for all people.

http://www.eatright.org/

CDC's Nutrition and Physical Activity Program
Addresses the role of nutrition and physical activity in health promotion and the prevention and control of chronic diseases.

http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpao/index.html

Center for Science in the Public Interest
Health and nutrition information.

http://www.cspinet.org/

Consumer Nutrition and Health Information
Nutrition and health information from the Food and Drug Administration.

http://www.fda.gov/Food/

Dietary Guidelines for Americans
Recommended dietary guidelines from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

http://www.health.gov/dietaryguidelines/

Food and Nutrition Information Center
FNIC, located at the National Agricultural Library, collects and disseminates information about food and human nutrition.

http://fnic.nal.usda.gov//a>

Health Information: Weight Loss and Control
The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases of the NIH provide information on obesity, weight control, physical activity, and nutrition.

http://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/Pages/default.aspx

Healthfinder: Obesity
Links to a variety of sites on obesity.

http://www.healthfinder.gov/FindServices/SearchContext.aspx?topic=592

Healthy People Atlanta
To promote health and well-being in the Atlanta's Metropolitan communities.

http://www.nchpad.org/Directories/Organizations/2760/Healthy~People~Atlanta

MEDLINEplus: Nutrition

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/nutrition.html

MEDLINEplus: Obesity

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/obesity.html

MEDLINEplus: Weight Loss and Dieting

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/obesity.html

Nutrition
A guide to nutrition and health information on federal government Web sites.

http://www.nutrition.gov/

Obesity Education Initiative
Information for health professionals and the public, from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart/obesity/lose_wt/

Overweight and Obesity
Information on trends and health consequences of obesity, form the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/index.html

Weight Loss and Nutrition Myths
Corrections to common myths about dieting and nutrition.

http://win.niddk.nih.gov/publications/myths.htm

Public Health Nutrition List
Preventive and primary nutrition services and public health nutrition core functions (to subscribe):

listproc@u.washington.edu

American Medical Association: Obesity

http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/physician-resources/public-health/promoting-healthy-lifestyles/obesity.page

President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition

http://www.fitness.gov

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute: Ways to Enhance Children's Activity and Nutrition

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart/obesity/wecan/

USDA Choose My Plate

http://www.choosemyplate.gov

The President's Challenge

https://www.presidentschallenge.org

Abbott Nutrition for Healthcare Professionals

http://abbottnutrition.com/

The Nutrition Source: Harvard School of Public Health

http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/nutritionsource/

Medical Nutrition Therapy Protocol: East Carolina University

http://www.ecu.edu/cs-dhs/pedsweightcenter/MNT.cfm

Thermogenesis-Based Interventions for Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/236900357_Thermogenesis-based_interventions_for_obesity_and_Type_2_diabetes_mellitus

Visceral Adiposity and Cardiometabolic Risks: Epidemic of Abdominal Obesity in North America

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/236900443_Visceral_adiposity_and_cardiometabolic_risks_epidemic_of_abdominal_obesity_in_North_America

Pathophysiology of Obesity: Focused, Cause-Driven Approach to Control the Epidemic

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/259292599_Pathophysiology_of_obesity_Focused_cause-driven_approach_to_control_the_epidemic

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Opthalmology

Ophthalmological Manifestations of Some General Medical Conditions

https://wimalawansa.org/sites/all/files/cme_slmana_slides1/Opthalmology_for_PCPs.pdf

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Osteoarthritis

Unicondylar Knee Arthroplasty for Unicompartmental Osteoarthritis of the Knee

https://wimalawansa.org/sites/all/files/cme_slmana_slides1/Arthroplasty.pdf

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Osteoporosis

Awareness, Diagnosis and Management of Osteoporosis in Adults
with Developmental Disabilities

Dr_Wimalawansa-World_Congress_of_Disability-2010.pdf

Health, Bones and Vitamin D in Developmentally Disabled Patients (30-slide version)

Wimalawansa_ARC_Presentation_May_09.pdf

Health, Bones and Vitamin D in Developmentally Disabled Patients (66-slide version)

Dr_Wimalawansa-DD-December_2009.pdf

Optimizing Management of High Risk Osteoporosis

http://www.clinicalwebcasts.com/slidecasts/2012/Chicago_Osteoporosis_Slide_Deck_161.pdf

Bones and Nutrition: Common Sense Supplementation for Osteoporosis.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/10771654_Bones_and_nutrition_common_sense_supplementation_for_osteoporosis

Model for Bone Strength and Osteoporotic Fractures.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/11497950_Model_for_bone_strength_and_osteoporotic_fractures

The Mechanism of Bone Resorption by Cyclosporin: Involvement of the NO-cGMP Pathway.

http://www.ismni.org/jmni/pdf/2/wimalawansa.pdf

A Novel Pharmacological Approach of Musculoskeletal Losses Associated with Simulated Microgravity.

http://www.ismni.org/jmni/pdf/1/wimalawansa.pdf

A Model of Trabecular Bone and an Application to Osteoporosis

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/239619164_A_model_of_trabecular_bone_and_an_application_to_osteoporosis

Simulated Weightlessness-Induced Attenuation of Testosterone Production May be Responsible for Bone Loss.

http://www.biomedexperts.com/Abstract/Abstract.aspx?recordid=10484289

Reversal of Weightlessness-Induced Musculoskeletal Losses with Androgens: Quantification by MRI.

http://jap.physiology.org/content/86/6/1841

Frequency-Dependent Effect of Nitric Oxide Donor Nitroglycerin on Bone.

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/store/10.1359/jbmr.2000.15.6.1119/asset/5650150614_ftp.pdf?v=1&t=hu60hy4p&s=c9e2acd023f897b115e3e6d90227e72e0d26b29c

Bisphosphonate-Associated Osteomyelitis of the Jaw: Guidelines for Practicing Clinicians.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/23806728_Bisphosphonate-associated_osteomyelitis_of_the_jaw_guidelines_for_practicing_clinicians

Can We Use the Nitric Oxide Donor, Nitroglycerine for Prevention of Postmenopausal Bone Loss?

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/245979628_Can_we_use_the_nitric_oxide_donor_nitroglycerine_for_prevention_of_postmenopausal_bone_loss

Nitric Oxide and Bone

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/227905535_Nitric_oxide_and_bone

Nitric Oxide: Novel Therapy for Osteoporosis.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/23470880_Nitric_oxide_novel_therapy_for_osteoporosis

Insight into Bisphosphonate-Associated Osteomyelitis of the Jaw: Pathophysiology, Mechanisms and Clinical Management.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/5238626_Insight_into_bisphosphonate-associated_osteomyelitis_of_the_jaw_pathophysiology_mechanisms_and_clinical_management

Nitric Oxide: New Evidence for Novel Therapeutic Indications.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/51402429_Nitric_oxide_new_evidence_for_novel_therapeutic_indications

Rationale for Using Nitric Oxide Donor Therapy for Prevention of Bone Loss and Treatment of Osteoporosis in Humans.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/5792230_Rationale_for_using_nitric_oxide_donor_therapy_for_prevention
_of_bone_loss_and_treatment_of_osteoporosis_in_humans

Transdermal Nitroglycerin Therapy May Not Prevent Early Postmenopausal Bone Loss.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/26314195_Transdermal_nitroglycerin_therapy_may_not_prevent_early_postmenopausal_bone_loss

Novel Targets and Therapeutics for Bone Loss.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/6953596_Novel_targets_and_therapeutics_for_bone_loss

Testing Two Predictions for Fracture Load Using Computer Models of Trabecular Bone.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/7862446_Testing_two_predictions_for_fracture_load_using_computer_models_of_trabecular_bone

The Efficacy of Acute Administration of Pamidronate on the Conservation of Bone Mass Following Severe Burn Injury in Children: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Controlled Study.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication /8262035_The_efficacy_of_acute_administration_of_pamidronate_on_the_conservation_of_bone_mass_
following_severe_burn_injury_in_children_a_double-blind_randomized_controlled_study

An Expression Relating Breaking Stress and Density of Trabecular Bone.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/8495187_An_expression_relating_breaking_stress_and_density_of_trabecular_bone

Breastfeeding and Postmenopausal Osteoporosis.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/10771655_Breastfeeding_and_postmenopausal_osteoporosis

The Mechanism of Bone Resorption by Cyclosporin: Involvement of the NO-cGMP Pathway.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/7974954_The_mechanism_of_bone_resorption_by_cyclosporin_involvement_of_the_NO-cGMP_pathway

Nitroglycerin Therapy Is as Efficacious as Standard Estrogen Replacement Therapy (Premarin) in Prevention of Oophorectomy‐Induced Bone Loss: A Human Pilot Clinical Study.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/227603252_Nitroglycerin_Therapy_Is_as_Efficacious_as_Standard_Estrogen_Replacement_Therapy_(Premarin)_
in_Prevention_ of_OophorectomyInduced_Bone_Loss_A_Human_Pilot_Clinical_Study

A novel Pharmacological Approach of Musculoskeletal Losses Associated With Simulated Microgravity.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/7974969_A_novel_pharmacological_approach_of_musculoskeletal_losses_associated_with_simulated_microgravity

Frequency‐Dependent Effect of Nitric Oxide Donor Nitroglycerin on Bone

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/227908785_FrequencyDependent_Effect_of_Nitric_Oxide_Donor_Nitroglycerin_on_Bone

Prevention and treatment of osteoporosis: efficacy of combination of hormone replacement therapy with other antiresorptive agents.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/12446768_Prevention_and_treatment_of_osteoporosis_efficacy_of_combination_of_hormone_replacement_
therapy_with_other_antiresorptive_agents

Restoration of ovariectomy-induced osteopenia by nitroglycerin.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/12698313_Restoration_of_ovariectomy-induced_osteopenia_by_nitroglycerin

Reversal of weightlessness-induced musculoskeletal losses with androgens: quantification by MRI.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/12931368_Reversal_of_weightlessness-induced_musculoskeletal_losses_with_androgens_quantification_by_MRI

A four-year randomized controlled trial of hormone replacement and bisphosphonate, alone or in combination, in women with postmenopausal osteoporosis.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/51341048_A_four-year_randomized_controlled_trial_of_hormone_replacement_and_bisphosphonate_alone_or_in_combination_in_
women_with_postmenopausal_osteoporosis

Prevention of corticosteroid-induced bone loss with alendronate.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/13778870_Prevention_of_corticosteroid-induced_bone_loss_with_alendronate

Combined therapy with estrogen and etidronate has an additive effect on bone mineral density in the hip and vertebrae: four-year randomized study.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/15601281_Combined_therapy_with_estrogen_and_etidronate_has_an_additive_effect_on_bone_mineral_density_
in_the_hip_and_vertebrae_four-year_randomized_study

Nitric oxide donor alleviates ovariectomy-induced bone loss.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/14476828_Nitric_oxide_donor_alleviates_ovariectomy-induced_bone_loss

Beneficial effects of estrogen replacement therapy in women over 70 years of age

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/245835406_Beneficial_effects_of_estrogen_replacement_therapy_in_women_over_70_years_of_age

Use of magnetic resonance imaging to quantitave microgravity-induced musculo-skeletal losses

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/227011873_Use_of_magnetic_resonance_imaging_to_quantitave_microgravity-induced_musculo-skeletal_losses

Pamidronate is effective for Paget's disease of bone refractory to conventional therapy.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/14924644_Pamidronate_is_effective_for_Paget's_disease_of_bone_refractory_to_conventional_therapy

Therapeutic success in severe iatrogenic osteoporosis in a young woman.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/14766609_Therapeutic_success_in_severe_iatrogenic_osteoporosis_in_a_young_woman

Isolation, purification and characterization of beta-hCGRP from human spinal cord.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230787923_Wimalawansa_S.J._Morris_H.R._Etienne_A._Blench_I._Panico_M._MacIntyre_I._Isolation_purification_
and_characterization_of_beta-hCGRP_from_human_spinal_cord._Biochemical_and_Biophysical_Research_Communications_167_9931000_1990

Simulated weightlessness-induced attenuation of testosterone production may be responsible for bone loss

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/227012200_Simulated_weightlessness-induced_attenuation_of_testosterone_production_may_be_responsible_for_bone_loss

Isolation, purification and characterization of β-hCGRP from human spinal cord

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/229272580_Isolation_purification_and_characterization_of_-hCGRP_from_human_spinal_cord

Amylin and amylin-amide lacks an acute effect on blood glucose and insulin.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230787921_Ghatei_M.A._Datta_H._Watt_D.B._Wimalawansa_S.J._Zaidi_M._MacIntyre_I._Bloom_S.R._Amylin_
and_amylin-amide_lacks_an_acute_effect_on_blood_glucose_and_insulin._Journal_of_Endocrinology_124_R9R11_1990

Amylin amide: a bone conserving peptide from pancreas.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230787927_Zaidi_M._Datta_H.K._Bevis_P.J.R._Wimalawansa_S.J._MacIntyre_I._Amylin_amide_a_bone_
conserving_peptide_from_pancreas._Experimental_Physiology_75_529536_1990

Amylin amide, which is structurally similar to calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP), stimulates increased blood flow in vivo.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/230787934_Brain_S.D._MacIntyre_I._Wimalawansa_S.J._Williams_T.J._Amylin_amide_which_is_structurally_
similar_to_calcitonin_gene-related_peptide_%28CGRP%29_stimulates_increased_blood_flow_in_vivo._European_Journal_of_Pharmacology_
183_221_1990

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Prostate Health

Translational Research in Prostate Cancer: UMDNJ Research

http://shrp.rutgers.edu/dept/PT/rivers/links/research_fall_05.pdf

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Vitamin D

Vitamin D: All You Need to Know

https://wimalawansa.org/sites/all/files/cme_slmana_slides1/Vitamin_D_for_PCPs.pdf

Vitamin D Deficiency: How it Relates to Patients with Developmental Disabilities
and Ways to Correct it (AADMD Vitamin D Symposium)

Vitamin D: What Clinicians Need to Know

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/259292599_Pathophysiology_of_obesity_Focused_cause-driven_approach_to_control_the_epidemic

Vitamin D: An Essential Component for Skeletal Health.

http://www.researchgate.net/publication/221856748_Vitamin_D_an_essential_component_for_skeletal_health

Should Vitamin D Supplements be Recommended to Prevent Chronic Diseases?

http://www.bmj.com/content/350/bmj.h321/rr-1

Can Vitamin D Protect you Against Flu?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h5oL8MFBJa4

International Conference on Vitamin D & Health Outcomes

http://www.vdconf.com/abstract.php

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