Papua New Guinea

Country operational research priorities pending.

Studies

Comparison of safety profile and acceptability between triple drug therapy (IVM,DEC,ALB) and standard two-drug therapy (DEC, ALB), plus STH evaluation.

Districts:

Non-inferiority study comparing a 20mg/kg dosing strategy of azithromycin to a 30mg/kg dosing strategy in the treatment of yaws 

Districts:
Diseases: Yaws

Randomized Clinical Trial comparing triple triple therapy of DEC/Alb/Iver vs. DEC/Alb alone

Districts: Dreikikir

Comparison of 2X vs. 1X per year MDA, W. bancrofti with MDA of DEC/Alb, plus STH evaluation

Districts: Dreikikir and Nuku