Originally posted in Community Eye Health Journal Vol. 31 No. 102 2018 pp 54
This study set out to determine major decision-making factors at the time of refusal. In addition, this study looked for ways to help increase surgical uptake by targeting modifiable factors.
This guide for trainers of trichiasis surgeons contains information to help a trainer prepare for and lead a training workshop. It is intended to facilitate and standardize the process and quality of training new trichiasis surgeons and trichiasis surgeons who undergo refresher trainings.
World Health Organization strategic and technical advisory group for neglected tropical diseases: Working group on monitoring and evaluation meeting report
Originally posted in Community Eye Health Journal Vol.30 No.97
Unfavorable outcomes after trachomatous trichiasis (TT) surgery are undermining the global trachoma elimination effort. This analysis investigates predictors of postoperative TT (PTT), eyelid contour abnormalities (ECAs), and granuloma in the 2 most common TT surgery procedures: posterior lamellar tarsal rotation (PLTR) and bilamellar tarsal rotation (BLTR).
A report on global investment into research and development (R&D) of new products for neglected diseases based on data collected through a survey of 185 funders.
This manual lays the foundation supervisors need for engaging and helping trichiasis surgery teams overcome the difficulties encountered in the case finding process, carrying out surgical outreaches and reporting outcomes of surgery. If
Ce manuel de bonnes pratiques a pour objectif d’aider les conseillers à acquérir les connaissances et les compétences nécessaires pour apporter un soutien psychologique aux patients chez qui le trichiasis a été diagnostiqué et qui se sont peut-être vu proposer la solution chirurgicale.