Prevalence of trachoma in six districts of Kenya.

  title={Prevalence of trachoma in six districts of Kenya.},
  author={Jefitha Karimurio and Micheal Gichangi and Dunera Rahel Ilako and H S Adala and Peter M Kilima},
  journal={East African medical journal},
  volume={83 4},
OBJECTIVES To estimate the prevalence of active trachoma (TF) in children aged one to nine years and potentially blinding trachoma (TT) in adults aged 15 years and older in six known trachoma-endemic districts in Kenya. DESIGN Community based survey. SETTING Six known trachoma endemic districts in Kenya (Samburu, Narok, West Pokot, Kajiado Baringo and Meru North). SUBJECTS A total of 6,982 children aged one to nine years and 8,045 adults aged 15 years and older were randomly selected in a… CONTINUE READING
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