Publications

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

Operationalization of the test and not treat strategy to accelerate the elimination of onchocerciasis and lymphatic filariasis in Central Africa

International Health, 2018; 10: i49–i53

Joseph Kamgno, Hugues C. Nana-Djeunga, Sébastien D. Pion, Cédric B. Chesnais, Amy D. Klion, Charles D. Mackenzie, Thomas B. Nutman and Michel Boussinesq

Elimination | Onchocerciasis

Establishing quality assured (QA) laboratory support for onchocerciasis elimination in Africa

International Health, 2018; 10: i33–i39

Joseph Shott, Camilla Ducker, Thomas R. Unnasch and Charles D. Mackenzie

Elimination | Onchocerciasis

Transitioning from river blindness control to elimination: steps toward stopping treatment

International Health, 2018; 10: i7–i13

Paul T. Cantey, Sharon L. Roy, Daniel Boakye, Upendo Mwingira, Eric A. Ottesen, Adrian D. Hopkins and Yao K. Sodahlon

Elimination | Onchocerciasis

Surveillance efforts after mass drug administration to validate elimination of lymphatic filariasis as a public health problem in Vanuatu

Tropical Medicine and Health, 2017; 45: 18

Fasihah Taleo, George Taleo, Patricia M. Graves, Peter Wood, Sung Hye Kim, Masayo Ozaki, Hayley Joseph, Brian Chu, Alex Pavluck, Aya Yajima, Wayne Melrose, Kazuyo Ichimori and Corinne Capuano

Surveillance | Lymphatic filariasis

Surveillance Surveys for Reemergent Trachoma in Formerly Endemic Districts in Nepal From 2 to 10 Years After Mass Drug Administration Cessation

JAMA Ophthamology, 2017; 35: (11):1141-1146

Sheila K. West; Andrea I. Zambrano; Shekhar Sharma; Sailesh K. Mishra; Beatriz E. Muñoz; Laura Dize; Kathryn Crowley; Charlotte A. Gaydos; Lisa A. Rotondo

Surveillance | Trachoma

Evaluation of a field test for antibodies against Chlamydia trachomatis during trachoma surveillance in Nepal

Diagnostic Microbiology & Infectious Disease, 2017; 88: 1: 3-6

Michelle J. Sun, Andrea I. Zambrano, Laura Dize, Beatriz Munoz, Sarah Gwyn, Sailesh Mishra, Diana L. Martin, Shekhar Sharma, Sheila K. West

Surveillance | Trachoma

Review of the factors influencing the motivation of community drug distributors towards the control and elimination of neglected tropical diseases (NTDs)

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2017; 11: 12

Alison Krentel et al.

Community Engagement | Cross-cutting

Economic evaluations of mass drug administration: The importance of economies of scale and scope

Clinical Infectious Diseaes, 2017; 10: 1001

Hugo C. Turner, Jaspreet Toor, T. Déirdre Hollingsworth and Roy M. Anderson

Modelling | Cross-cutting

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