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
This study was conducted to determine if trichiasis surgery improves participation in productive and leisure activities, and ability to perform activities without difficulty or assistance.
The study was conducted in three adjacent trachoma endemic villages in Kilimanjaro and Arusha regions, Northern Tanzania.
This article seeks to estimate prevalences of TF, TT, ocular Ct infection, and anti-Ct antibodies on Kiritimati Island, Kiribati, to assess local relationships between these parameters, and to help determine the need for interventions against trachoma on Kiribati islands other than Tarawa.
Trachoma was suspected to be endemic in parts of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). This study aimed to estimate prevalences of trachomatous inflammation-follicular (TF), trichiasis, and water and sanitation (WASH) indicators in suspected-endemic Health Zones.
This is the first population-based trachoma prevalence survey in the Casamance region of Senegal to enable the Senegalese National Eye Care Programme (NECP) to plan its trachoma control activities.
This journal article evaluates a new trachoma scarring ranking system with potential use in clinical research.
Key background information on the Trachoma Free Africa campaign.
Infographic of key facts and statistics on trachoma in Africa.