Publications

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

Pilot Assessment of Soil-Transmitted Helminthiasis in the Context of Transmission Assessment Surveys for Lymphatic Filariasis in Benin and Tonga

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2014; 2: e2708

Chu BK, Gass K, Batcho W, Ake M, Dorkenoo AM, Adjinacou E, Mafi E, Addiss DG

Endgame | Soil-transmitted helminthiasis

Increasing Coverage in Mass Drug Administration for Lymphatic Filariasis Elimination in an Urban Setting: a Study of Malindi Town, Kenya

PLOS ONE, 2014; 1: e83413

Njomo DW, Mukoko DA, Nyamongo NK, Karanja J

Urban MDA | Lymphatic filariasis

Transmission Assessment Surveys (TAS) to Define Endpoints for Lymphatic Filariasis Mass Drug Administration: A Multicenter Evaluation

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2013; 12: e2584

Chu BK, Deming M, Biritwum NK, Bougma WR, Dorkenoo AM, El-Setouhy M, Fischer PU, Gass K, Gonzalez de Pena M, Mercado-Hernandez L, Kyelem D, Lammie PJ, Flueckiger RM, Mwingira UJ, Noordin R, Offei Owusu I, Ottesen EA, Pavluck A, Pilotte N, Rao RU, Samarasekera D, Schmaedick MA, Settinayake S, Simonsen PE, Supali T, Taleo F, Torres M, Weil GJ, Won KY

Endgame | Lymphatic filariasis

The effects of integration on financing and coverage of neglected tropical disease programs

American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2013; 3: 407-410

Hooper PJ, Zoerhoff KL, Kyelem D, Chu B, Flueckiger RM, Bamani S, Bougma WR, Fleming F, Onapa A, Paré AB, Torres S, Traore MO, Tuinsma M, Linehan M, Baker M

NTD integration | Cross-cutting

Integration of water, sanitation, and hygiene for the prevention and control of neglected tropical diseases: a rationale for inter-sectoral collaboration

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2013; 9: e2439

Freeman MC, Ogden S, Jacobson J, Abbott D, Addiss DG, Amnie AG, Beckwith C, Cairncross S, Callejas R, Colford JM, Emerson PM, Fenwick A, Fishman R, Gallo K, Grimes J, Karapetyan G, Keene B, Lammie PJ, MacArthur C, Lochery P, Petach H, Platt J, Prabasi S, Rosenboom JW, Roy S, Saywell D, Schechtman L, Tantri A, Velleman Y, Utzinger J

Alternative treatment strategies | Cross-cutting

Development of a new platform for neglected tropical disease surveillance

International Journal for Parasitology, 2012; 9: 797-800

Lammie PJ, Moss DM, Goodhew BE, Hamlin K, Krolewiecki A, West SK, Priest JW

Surveillance | Cross-cutting

A multicenter evaluation of diagnostic tools to define endpoints for programs to eliminate bancroftian filariasis

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2012; 1: e1479

Gass K, Beau de Rochars MV, Boakye D, Bradley M, Fischer PU, Gyapong J, Itoh M, Ituaso-Conway N, Joseph H, Kyelem D, Laney SJ, Legrand AM, Liyanage TS, Melrose W, Mohammed K, Pilotte N, Ottesen EA, Plichart C, Ramaiah K, Rao RU, Talbot J, Weil GJ, Williams SA, Won KY, Lammie PJ

Endgame | Lymphatic filariasis

The economic benefits resulting from the first 8 years of the Global Programme to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis (2000-2007)

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2010; 6: e708

Chu BK, Hooper PJ, Bradley MH, McFarland DA, Ottesen EA

Treatment impact | Lymphatic filariasis

The Global Programme to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis: health impact during its first 8 years (2000-2007)

Annals of tropical medicine and parasitology, 2009; 1: S17-21

Hooper PJ, Bradley MH, Biswas G, Ottesen EA

Treatment impact | Lymphatic filariasis

Determinants of success in national programs to eliminate lymphatic filariasis: a perspective identifying essential elements and research needs

American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2008; 4: 480-484

Kyelem D, Biswas G, Bockarie MJ, Bradley MH, El-Setouhy M, Fischer PU, Henderson RH, Kazura JW, Lammie PJ, Njenga SM, Ottesen EA, Ramaiah KD, Richards FO, Weil GJ, Williams SA

| Lymphatic filariasis

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