Publications

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

The design and development of a multicentric protocol to investigate the impact of adjunctive doxycycline on the management of peripheral lymphoedema caused by lymphatic filariasis and podoconiosis

Parasites & Vectors, 2020; 13: 155

John Horton, Ute Klarmann-Schulz, Mariana Stephens, Philip J. Budge, Yaya Coulibaly, Alex Debrah, Linda Batsa Debrah, Suma Krishnasastry, Upendo Mwingira, Abdallah Ngenya, Samuel Wanji, Mirani Weerasooriya, Channa Yahathugoda, Inge Kroidl, Drew Deathe, Andrew Majewski, Sarah Sullivan, Charles Mackenzie, Thomas B. Nutman, Joseph P. Shott, Gary Weil, Eric Ottesen & Achim Hoerauf

Clinical Trials | Lymphatic filariasis

Efficacy of single versus four repeated doses of praziquantel against Schistosoma mansoni infection in school-aged children from Côte d'Ivoire based on Kato-Katz and POC-CCA: An open-label, randomised controlled trial (RePST)

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2020; 14: (3): e0008189

Hoekstra PT, Casacuberta-Partal M, van Lieshout L, Corstjens PLAM, Tsonaka R, et al.

Clinical Trials | Schistosomiasis

The safety of combined triple drug therapy with ivermectin, diethylcarbamazine and albendazole in the neglected tropical diseases co-endemic setting of Fiji: A cluster randomised trial

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2020; 14: (3): e0008106.

Hardy M, Samuela J, Kama M, Tuicakau M, Romani L, et al.

Clinical Trials | Lymphatic filariasis

A Tale of Two Parasites: Statistical Modelling to Support Disease Control Programmes in Africa

Statistical Science, 2020; 35: (1):42-50

Peter J. Diggle, Emanuele Giorgi, Julienne Atsame, Sylvie Ntsame Ella, Kisito Ogoussan, and Katherine Gass

Modeling | Onchocerciasis

Assessing the impact of aggregating disease stage data in model predictions of human African trypanosomiasis transmission and control activities in Bandundu province (DRC)

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2020; 14: (1): e0007976

Castaño MS, Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Rock KS, Palmer C, Knock E, et al.

Modelling | Human African Trypanosomiasis

The Galabat-Metema cross-border onchocerciasis focus: The first coordinated interruption of onchocerciasis transmission in Africa

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2020; 14: (2): e0007830

Katabarwa MN, Zarroug IMA, Negussu N, Aziz NM, Tadesse Z, et al.

Elimination | Onchocerciasis

Integrated Cross-Sectional Multiplex Serosurveillance of IgG Antibody Responses to Parasitic Diseases and Vaccines in Coastal Kenya

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2020; 1: 164-176

Sammy M. Njenga, Henry M. Kanyi, Benjamin F. Arnold, Sultani H. Matendechero, Joyce K. Onsongo, Kimberly Y. Won, and Jeffrey W. Priest

Surveillance | Lymphatic filariasis

Frequency and Clinical Significance of Localized Adverse Events following Mass Drug Administration for Lymphatic Filariasis in an Endemic Area in South India

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2020; 1: 96-99

Vijesh Sreedhar Kuttiatt, Roopali K. Somani, Subramanian Swaminathan, Kaliannagounder Krishnamoorthy, Gary J. Weil, Jambulingam Purushothaman

Program implementation | Lymphatic filariasis

Case Report: Highlighting Male Genital Schistosomiasis (MGS) in Fishermen from the Southwestern Shoreline of Lake Malawi, Mangochi District

American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2019; 6: 1331-1335

Sekeleghe A. Kayuni, E. James LaCourse, Peter Makaula, Fanuel Lampiao, Lazarus Juziwelo, Joanna Fawcett, Alexandra Shaw, Mohammad H. Alharbi, Jaco J. Verweij, J. Russell Stothard

Morbidity | Schistosomiasis

Posterior lamellar versus bilamellar tarsal rotation surgery for trachomatous trichiasis: Long-term outcomes from a randomised controlled trial

EClinical Medicine, 2019; 10: 15

Esmael Habtamu, Tariku Wondie, Zerihun Tadesse, Bezawit Atinafu et al.

Morbidity | Trachoma

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