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2015 Australian trachoma surveillance preliminary report

Posted on: 2 May, 2016
Issue: Vol 16 No 2, April 2016 – June 2016
Related to Eye health Infants and young children Remote Rural Northern Territory South Australia Western Australia

The Kirby Institute (2016)
2015 Australian trachoma surveillance preliminary report
Sydney: The Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales

This preliminary report of the National Trachoma Surveillance and Reporting Unit (NTSRU) provides information on trachoma screening coverage, trachoma prevalence and clean face prevalence in Australia in 2015. Trachoma prevalence is recorded for children aged 5-9 in at-risk communities.

This report was prepared for the annual meeting of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Alliance for the Global Elimination of Trachoma by 2020 in April 2016.

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