Publications

Select NTD publications involving NTD-SC staff or funding are included below.

Use of a Tablet-Based System to Perform Abdominal Ultrasounds in a Field Investigation of Schistosomiasis-Related Morbidity in Western Kenya

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2021; 0: 1-3

Anne Straily, Alfred O. Malit, Dollycate Wanja, Emmy A. Kavere, Rono Kiplimo, Rose Aera, Caroline Momanyi, Solomon Mwangi, Sarah Mukire, Ashley A. Souza, Ryan E. Wiegand, Susan P. Montgomery, William E. Secor, and Maurice Odiere

Diagnostics | Schistosomiasis

Assessment of the usefulness of anti-Wb123 antibody for post-elimination surveillance of lymphatic filariasis

Parasites & Vectors, 2021; 14: 23

Dorkenoo, A.M., Koba, A., Halatoko, W.A. et al.

Surveillance | Lymphatic filariasis

Caring for patients in the global programme to eliminate lymphatic filariasis

International Health, 2021; 13: S48–S54

Charles D Mackenzie and Sunny Mante

Morbidity | Lymphatic filariasis

Evolution of the monitoring and evaluation strategies to support the World Health Organization's Global Programme to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis

International Health, 2021; 13: S65–S70

Patrick J Lammie, Katherine M Gass, Jonathan King, Michael S Deming, David G Addiss, Gautam Biswas, Eric A Ottesen, and Ralph Henderson

Monitoring and Evaluation | Lymphatic filariasis

Setting the stage for a Global Programme to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis: the first 125 years (1875–2000)

International Health, 2021; 13: S3–S9

Eric A Ottesen and John Horton

Elimination | Lymphatic filariasis

Time for a diagnostic sea-change: Rethinking neglected tropical disease diagnostics to achieve elimination

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2020; 14: e0008933

K Gass

Diagnostics | Cross-cutting

Effect of repeated epilation for minor trachomatous trichiasis on lash burden, phenotype and surgical management willingness: A cohort study

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2020; 14: (12): e0008882

Esmael Habtamu, Tariku Wondie, Wubshet Gobezie, Zerihun Tadesse, Bizuayehu Gashaw, Abebaw Gebeyehu, Chrissy H. Roberts, E. Kelly Callahan, David Macleod, Matthew J. Burton

Morbidity | Trachoma

A community survey of coverage and adverse events following country-wide triple-drug mass drug administration for lymphatic filariasis elimination, Samoa 2018

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2020; 14: (11): e0008854

Willis GA, Mayfield H, Kearns T, Naseri T, Thomsen R, et al.

Surveillance | Lymphatic filariasis

Supporting elimination of lymphatic filariasis in Samoa by predicting locations of residual infection using machine learning and geostatistics

Scientific Reports, 2020; 10: 20570

Helen J. Mayfield, Hugh Sturrock, Benjamin F. Arnold, Ricardo Andrade-Pacheco, Therese Kearns, Patricia Graves, Take Naseri, Robert Thomsen, Katherine Gass & Colleen L. Lau

Modelling | Lymphatic filariasis

DjinniChip: evaluation of a novel molecular rapid diagnostic device for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis in trachoma-endemic areas

Parasites & Vectors, 2020; 13: 533

Tamsyn R. Derrick, Natalia Sandetskaya, Harry Pickering, Andreas Kölsch, Athumani Ramadhani, Elias Mafuru, Patrick Massae, Aiweda Malisa, Tara Mtuy, Matthew J. Burton, Martin J. Holland & Dirk Kuhlmeier

Diagnostics | Trachoma

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