NSD2309Clinical Practicum in Nursing (Credit Rate- 09)
Area of Specialization:
Nursing education, complications of diabetes mellitus and wound care
From July 2009- Jan 2012 Certificate in Home Based Nursing Care
From 2012 Jan-April 2013 Diploma in Nursing Programme
Coordinated courses of BSc nursing programme (NDU3101,
NSU3108, NSU4105) and diploma in nursing programme (NSD1201, NSD1104)
1999-2002 : BSc. Degree in Nursing (2nd upper- Hon) The Open University, Sri Lanka.
2010- 2011 : Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education, The Open University of Sri Lanka.
2012 to Date: Reading for PhD. University of Sri Jayawardenepura.
Sriyani, K.A., Wasalathanthri, S., Hettiarachchi, P, Prathapan, S. (2013). Predictors of diabetic foot and leg ulcers in a developing country with a rapid increase in the prevalence of diabetes mellitus. PLOS ONE 8(11): e80856. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0080856
Sriyani, K.A., Hettiarachchi, P., Wasalathanthri, S: Knowledge and attitudes of nurses on diabetic leg and foot ulcer disease. International Conference on Multidisciplinary Approaches (ICMA 2014), University of Sri Jayawardenapura, 13th&14th August 2014.
Sriyani, K.A., Hettiarachchi, P., Wasalathanthri, S: An overview of diabetic foot ulcer disease: preliminary study. Annual Proceedings, The Open University Of Sri Lanka, November 27-28th November 2013
Sriyani, K.A., Hettiarachchi, P., Wasalathanthri, S:Detecting distal peripheral neuropathy (DPN) through simple screening tests in patients with diabetic ulcer disease. Annual Sessions of SLAAS, December 4th 6th December 2013
Sriyani, K.A. (2012): Student nurses’ satisfaction with clinical training during clinical placement. Annual Academic Proceedings. The Open University of Sri Lanka, November 27-28th November 2012.
1.Impact of leg and foot exercises on ulcer healing in Type 2 Diabetes mellitus patients
2.Quality of life in patients with diabetic leg and foot ulcers
Member : Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science (SLAAS)