Relationships among clinical signs (Follicular Trachoma) and infection and antibody

Research question

The purpose of this study is to analyze the relationships among clinical signs (follicular trachoma) and the prevalence of infection and antibody and to determine whether it may be appropriate to consider one or more alternative indicators for deciding whether trachoma programs can stop MDA.

Study sites

This study is Completed

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Reference information

NTD-SC #
022
Completed on

Tags

Disease(s)
Trachoma
Research topic(s)
Diagnostics
Elimination as a public health problem
Evaluation
Monitoring
Surveillance
Study design(s)
Cross-sectional
Indicator(s)
Prevalence