Publications

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

The development of a capacity-strengthening program to promote self-care practices among people with lymphatic filariasis-related lymphedema in the Upper West Region of Ghana

Infectious Diseases of Poverty, 2021; 10: 64

Solomon Abotiba Atinbire, Benjamin Marfo, Bright Alomatu, Collins Ahorlu, Paul Saunderson and Stefanie Weiland

lymphedema | Lymphatic filariasis

Alternative approaches to lymphoedema care in lymphatic filariasis

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2021; 15: e0009293

Suma Krishnasastry and Charles D. Mackenzie

lymphedema | Lymphatic filariasis

Baseline Mapping of Neglected Tropical Diseases in Africa: The Accelerated WHO/AFRO Mapping Project

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2021; 0: 1-7

Maria P. Rebollo, Adiele Nkasiobi Onyeze, Alexandre Tiendrebeogo, Mutale Nsakashalo Senkwe, Benido Impouma, Kisito Ogoussan, Honorat G. M. Zouré, Kebede Deribe, Jorge Cano, Ekoue Boniface Kinvi, Andrew Majewski, Eric A. Ottesen and Patrick Lammie

Mapping | Lymphatic filariasis & Onchocerciasis & Schistosomiasis & Soil-transmitted helminthiasis & Trachoma

An open label, block randomized, community study of the safety and efficacy of co-administered ivermectin, diethylcarbamazine plus albendazole vs. diethylcarbamazine plus albendazole for lymphatic filariasis in India

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2021; 15: e0009069

Purushothaman Jambulingam 1, Vijesh Sreedhar Kuttiatt 1, Kaliannagounder Krishnamoorthy 1, Swaminathan Subramanian 1, Adinarayanan Srividya, Hari Kishan K Raju, Manju Rahi, Roopali K Somani, Mallanna K Suryaprakash, Gangeshwar P Dwivedi and Gary J Weil

MDA | Lymphatic filariasis

Triple-Drug Treatment Is Effective for Lymphatic Filariasis Microfilaria Clearance in Samoa

Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease, 2021; 6: 44

Patricia M. Graves, Sarah Sheridan, Jessica Scott, Filipina Amosa-Lei Sam, Take Naseri, Robert Thomsen, Christopher L. King and Colleen L. Lau

MDA | Lymphatic filariasis

Evaluation of health surveillance system attributes: the case of neglected tropical diseases in Kenya

BMC Public Health, 2021; 21: 396

Arthur K. S. Ng’etich, Kuku Voyi and Clifford M. Mutero

Surveillance | Lymphatic filariasis & Onchocerciasis & Schistosomiasis & Soil-transmitted helminthiasis & Trachoma

A multicenter, community-based, mixed methods assessment of the acceptability of a triple drug regimen for elimination of lymphatic filariasis

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2021; 15: e0009002

Alison Krentel, Nandha Basker, Madsen Beau de Rochars, Joshua Bogus, Daniel Dilliott, Abdel N. Direny, Christine Dubray, Peter U. Fischer, Adriani Lomi Ga, Charles W. Goss, Myra Hardy, Cade Howard, Purushothaman Jambulingam, Christopher L. King, Moses Laman, Jean Frantz Lemoine, Shruti Mallya, Leanne J. Robinson, Josaia Samuela, Ken B. Schechtman, Andrew C. Steer, Taniawati Supali, Livingstone Tavul, Gary J. Weil

MDA | Lymphatic filariasis

Monitoring migrant groups as a post-validation surveillance approach to contain the potential reemergence of lymphatic filariasis in Togo

Parasites & Vectors, 2021; 14: 134

Monique Ameyo Dorkenoo, Martin Kouame Tchankoni, Degninou Yehadji, Kossi Yakpa, Mawèké Tchalim, Efoe Sossou, Rachel Bronzan & Didier Koumavi Ekouevi

Surveillance | Lymphatic filariasis

Mapping the role of digital health technologies in the case detection, management, and treatment outcomes of neglected tropical diseases: a scoping review

Tropical Medicine and Health, 2021; 49: 17

Binyam Tilahun, Kassahun Dessie Gashu, Zeleke Abebaw Mekonnen, Berhanu Fikadie Endehabtu & Dessie Abebaw Angaw

Mapping | Cross-cutting

WASH Upgrades for Health in Amhara (WUHA): study protocol for a cluster-randomised trial in Ethiopia

BMJ Open, 2021; 11: e039529

Dionna M Wittberg, Solomon Aragie, Wondyifraw Tadesse, Jason S Melo, Kristen Aiemjoy, Melsew Chanyalew, Paul M Emerson, Matthew C Freeman, Scott D Nash, E Kelly Callahan, Zerihun Tadesse, Mulat Zerihun, Travis C Porco, Thomas M Lietman, Jeremy D Keenan

WASH | Trachoma

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