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.
The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of active trachoma and associated risk factors among children in a pastoralist population in Madda Walabu rural district, Ethiopia.
This study aims to quantify and characterize research activity and treatment availability for NTDs in children in order to inform the prioritization of future research efforts.
This study provides a pooled analysis of all published cluster-randomized trials evaluating the effect of azithromycin MDA on child mortality.
This study hypothesized that mass distribution of a broad-spectrum antibiotic agent to preschool children would reduce mortality in areas of sub-Saharan Africa
This study assesses the reliability of measuring a clean face and suggests assessment of clean faces could be added to trachoma surveys.
This study aimed to estimate the prevalence of active trachoma and associated risk factors among preschool-aged children in Dembia District, northwest Ethiopia.
The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of and associated risk factors for active trachoma among children in selected woredas of North and South Wollo Zones in Amhara Region, Ethiopia.
This briefing was originally found in Eliminating Trachoma: Accelerating Towards 2020.