CDT-Africa

IMPRESS – Improving access to integrated Morbidity management and disability PREvention Services through Stigma reduction for people with lower limb lymphoedema in Ethiopia: Feasibility and quasi-experimental study

Formative: What is the capacity of the integrated morbidity management and disability prevention (MMDP) programme to incorporate a stigma reduction intervention for people with lower limb lymphoedema, and what are the barriers and facilitators to this?

Intervention: Is the stigma reduction intervention effective in increasing demand and access to services within an integrated MMDP programme for people with lower limb lymphoedema?

Countries: Ethiopia

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 diagnostic device for podoconiosis

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

Countries: Ethiopia
Diseases: Podoconiosis