Antibiotics for trachoma.

  title={Antibiotics for trachoma.},
  author={Jennifer R. Evans and Anthony W. Solomon},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
BACKGROUND Trachoma is the world's leading infectious cause of blindness. In 1997 the World Health Organization (WHO) launched an Alliance for the Global Elimination of Trachoma by the year 2020, based on the 'SAFE' strategy (surgery, antibiotics, facial cleanliness and environmental improvement). OBJECTIVES To assess the evidence supporting the… CONTINUE READING