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ALLMedicine™ Trachoma Center

Research & Reviews  1,179 results

No Serological Evidence of Trachoma or Yaws Among Residents of Registered Camps and Mak...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.21-0124
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Cooley GM, Feldstein LR et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - Successful achievement of global targets for elimination of trachoma as a public health problem and eradication of yaws will require control efforts to reach marginalized populations, including refugees. Testing for serologic evidence of transmiss...

Forecasting trachoma control and identifying transmission-hotspots.
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciab189
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Blumberg S, Prada JM et. al.

Apr 27th, 2021 - Tremendous progress towards elimination of trachoma as a public health problem has been made. However, there are areas where the clinical indicator of disease, trachomatous inflammation-follicular (TF), remains prevalent. We quantify the progress ...

Supporting drug development for neglected tropical diseases using mathematical modelling.
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciab350
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Walker M, Hamley JID et. al.

Apr 24th, 2021 - Drug-based interventions are at the heart of global efforts to reach elimination as a public health problem (trachoma, soil-transmitted helminthiases, schistosomiasis, lymphatic filariasis) or elimination of transmission (onchocerciasis) for five ...

Serology, infection, and clinical trachoma as tools in prevalence surveys for re-emerge...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8081338
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Odonkor M, Naufal F et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - To eliminate trachoma as a public health problem, countries must achieve a district-level prevalence of trachomatous inflammation-follicular (TF) <5% in children ages 1-9 years. Re-emergence of TF could trigger additional rounds of mass drug/antib...

Reducing suspicion of sexual abuse in paediatric chlamydial conjunctivitis using ompA g...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8009207
BMJ Case Reports; Mitchell A, Patel M et. al.

Mar 30th, 2021 - Chlamydia trachomatis is a Gram-negative bacterium that causes urogenital tract infections, and ocular infections including trachoma, neonatal conjunctivitis and adult chlamydial inclusion conjunctivitis. A positive C. trachomatis diagnosis in chi...

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Drugs  205 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,403 results

No Serological Evidence of Trachoma or Yaws Among Residents of Registered Camps and Mak...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.21-0124
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Cooley GM, Feldstein LR et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - Successful achievement of global targets for elimination of trachoma as a public health problem and eradication of yaws will require control efforts to reach marginalized populations, including refugees. Testing for serologic evidence of transmiss...

Forecasting trachoma control and identifying transmission-hotspots.
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciab189
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Blumberg S, Prada JM et. al.

Apr 27th, 2021 - Tremendous progress towards elimination of trachoma as a public health problem has been made. However, there are areas where the clinical indicator of disease, trachomatous inflammation-follicular (TF), remains prevalent. We quantify the progress ...

Supporting drug development for neglected tropical diseases using mathematical modelling.
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciab350
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Walker M, Hamley JID et. al.

Apr 24th, 2021 - Drug-based interventions are at the heart of global efforts to reach elimination as a public health problem (trachoma, soil-transmitted helminthiases, schistosomiasis, lymphatic filariasis) or elimination of transmission (onchocerciasis) for five ...

Serology, infection, and clinical trachoma as tools in prevalence surveys for re-emerge...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8081338
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Odonkor M, Naufal F et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - To eliminate trachoma as a public health problem, countries must achieve a district-level prevalence of trachomatous inflammation-follicular (TF) <5% in children ages 1-9 years. Re-emergence of TF could trigger additional rounds of mass drug/antib...

Reducing suspicion of sexual abuse in paediatric chlamydial conjunctivitis using ompA g...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8009207
BMJ Case Reports; Mitchell A, Patel M et. al.

Mar 30th, 2021 - Chlamydia trachomatis is a Gram-negative bacterium that causes urogenital tract infections, and ocular infections including trachoma, neonatal conjunctivitis and adult chlamydial inclusion conjunctivitis. A positive C. trachomatis diagnosis in chi...

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News  3 results

Ebola draws attention to neglected tropical diseases
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-ebola-neglected-factbox/ebola-draws-attention-to-neglected-tropical-diseases-idUSKBN0H60TU20140911

Sep 11th, 2014 - (Reuters) - Ebola is just one of many neglected tropical diseases that badly need attention. [ID:nL5N0R32X8] The World Health Organization in 2012 designated 17 diseases as priorities for eradication or control: DENGUE FEVER Virus spread by mosqui...

A Dose of Zithromax Keeps the Lid on Unruly Eyelashes
https://www.medpagetoday.com/surgery/ophthalmology/2854

Mar 14th, 2006 - Action Points Explain to patients with trachoma having surgery for trichiasis that the researchers in this study recommend post-op treatment with Zithromax. Recognize that these findings are based on a trial in Ethiopia where trachoma is endemic. ...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →