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20 Aug 2019
This study sought to determine whether M. sorbens females were attracted to volatile odours from human faeces in preference to odours from the faeces of other animals, and to determine whether specific volatile semiochemicals mediate selection of the faeces.
14 Aug 2019
This study suggests that the effect of infection on scarring progression is mediated through papillary inflammation, and that other factors contributing to the development of inflammation, in addition to C. trachomatis infection, may be important in driving conjunctival scarring progression in children.
Children, Grading
12 Aug 2019
In 2006, following direct advocacy and published rationale, the US Agency for International Development (USAID) established a neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) program to support the scale-up of integrated platforms to target the elimination and control of 5 NTDs—lymphatic filariasis, trachoma, onchocerciasis, schistosomiasis, and soil-transmitted helminthiasis.
NTDs
08 Aug 2019
Ce guide pour les formateurs des chirurgiens du trichiasis contient des informations destinées à préparer et mener un atelier de formation. Il vise à faciliter et normaliser le processus et la qualité de la formation des nouveaux chirurgiens, ainsi que celle des chirurgiens ayant besoin d’une formation supplémentaire.
Surgery, Trichiasis
07 Aug 2019
This guide book explains how to successfully apply for, administer, and manage Zithromax® donations for trachoma elimination.
Antibiotics, Elimination, MDA
28 Jul 2019
This study estimates the proportion of children with trachomatous inflammation—follicular (TF) and adults with trachomatous trichiasis (TT) in internally displaced persons (IDP) camps in the Darfur States of Sudan and evaluates associated risk factors.
Mapping, Prevalence, Water, sanitation and hygiene
19 Jul 2019
Weekly Epidemiological Record, 19 July 2019, vol. 94, 29 (pp. 317–328) 
Elimination, SAFE strategy
15 Jul 2019
Conjunctival inflammation is the major clinical risk factor for progressive scarring trachoma, therefore, the reduction in inflammation associated with azithromycin treatment may be beneficial in limiting the development of potentially blinding disease sequelae. 
Antibiotics, MDA
11 Jul 2019
This form should be used to document evidence needed to include in trachoma elimination dossiers. It should be considered and conducted while programs transition into routine services.
Elimination, Surveillance, Transition, Validation
11 Jul 2019
This form should be used to document evidence needed to include in trachoma elimination dossiers. It should be considered and conducted while programs transition into routine services.
Elimination, Surveillance, Transition, Validation

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