Publications Related to "Lisa Rotondo"


The cost of mapping trachoma

BACKGROUND: The Global Trachoma Mapping Project (GTMP) was implemented with the aim of completing the baseline map of trachoma globally. Over 2.6 million people were examined in 1,546 districts across 29 countries between December 2012 and...


Trachoma in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

PURPOSE: Trachoma was suspected to be endemic in parts of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). We aimed to estimate prevalences of trachomatous inflammation-follicular (TF), trichiasis, and water and sanitation (WASH) indicators in...


Prevalence of Trachoma in Northern Benin

Aims: We sought to evaluate trachoma prevalence in all suspected- endemic areas of Benin. Methods: We conducted population-based surveys covering 26 districts grouped into 11 evaluation units (EUs), using a two-stage, systematic and...


Progress of Trachoma mapping in mainland Tanzania

PURPOSE: Following surveys in 2004-2006 in 50 high-risk districts of mainland Tanzania, trachoma was still suspected to be widespread elsewhere. We report on baseline surveys undertaken from 2012 to 2014. METHODS: A total of 31 districts...