Brighton & Sussex Medical School

Identification of endemic plants with potential for lymphoedema treatment.

Do endemic Ethiopian plant extracts have potential for use in lymphoedema management?

Countries: Ethiopia

Development of a community-based mycetoma early detection programme

Can behavioural change communication lead to earlier presentation of mycetoma in rural Sudan?

Countries: Sudan
Diseases: Mycetoma

Development of a diagnostic device for podoconiosis

Can bioielectrical impedance spectroscopy (BIS) identify patients with podoconiosis lymphoedema?

Countries: Ethiopia
Diseases: Podoconiosis

Integration and scale up of community-based holistic care package for people with lymphoedema in Ethiopia

What are the key elements that constitute optimal physical and psychosocial care for lymphoedema of many causes?

How (and to what extent) does integration of the lymphoedema intervention occur in the different ‘functions’ of the health system? What are the critical factors that influence the process of integration?

Countries:

Podoconiosis, trachomatous trichiasis and cataract in northern Ethiopia: a comparative cross-sectional study

Is there an association between podoconiosis and two common eye diseases; cataract and trachomatous trichiasis?

Countries:
Diseases: Podoconiosis | Trachoma