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.
Ce manuel de bonnes pratiques a pour objectif de fournir un cadre pour la formation efficace des identificateurs de cas de trichiasis.
A story of how a 76 year old woman, Tessougue Yietere, frm Mali overcame her fear of trichiasis surgery to help save her sight.
A report on the Second Global Scientific Meeting on Trachomatous Trichiasis that took place in Cape Town on 4–6 November 2015 to review published and unpublished data on trichiasis that might help guide those delivering trichiasis services as part of trachoma elimination programs.