Exploring alternative indicators for trachoma endpoint decision-making (Tanzania)

Analyze the relationships between the prevalence of the clinical sign follicular trachoma (TF) and the prevalence of infection and antibody to determine whether it may be appropriate to consider one or more alternative indicators for deciding whether trachoma programs can stop MDA.


Implementation partner(s): Tanzania MOH | Kongwa Trachoma Project
WHO Region: AFRO


Can We Use Antibodies to Chlamydia trachomatis as a Surveillance Tool for National Trachoma Control Programs? Results from a District Survey

Sheila K. West, Beatriz Munoz, Jerusha Weaver, Zakayo Mrango, Laura Dize, Charlotte Gaydos, Thomas C. Quinn, and Diana L. Martin
2016, Issue no. 10, pages 1


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