A trial to get GET Introduction In 1962,the first WHO control strategy for trachoma was implemented in the form of:
tetracycline eye ointment intermittent basis.
standardized trichiasis surgery.
health education . In 1998,the WHO Alliance for the Global Elimination of blinding Trachoma was established with mplementation implementation of strategy.
“S”:Surgery for trichiasis;
“A”:Antibiotics to treat C.trachomatis;
“F” F :Facial cleanliness;
“E”:Environmental improvement to reduce transmission.
Trachoma is an infectious disease responsible, at present for approximately 3% of the world s blindness blindness (WHO ,2010). To follow guidelines of GET Materials & methods
In a cross-sectional study,454 persons attending an ophthalmology campaign covering 4 villages in Abshaway district, Al- Fayoum governerate in 2007.
Complete ophthalmological examination &assessment were performed for any eye disease. Trachoma cases children incidence of trichiasis (fig.1) non-blind How did we try to get S:SURGERY
Trichiasis was corrected by the anterior lamellar recession .
Picking up of post trachomatis degeneration .
Electrolysis for one or two lashes . A:ANTIBIOTICS
YES (NOT MANY): AZITHROMYCIN
NO (THE MAJORITY): ERYTHROMYCIN ( systemic) CHLORAMPHENICOL (local eye F:FACIAL CLEANLINESS
We noticed that most of the normal people perform wod’ou 5 times daily.
HENCE, we advised the community to take care of their hygiene by regular performance of wod’ou 5 times daily with the assistance of soap if possible.
The eye is a precious jewel &so if you feel any discomfort wash your hands &your eyes with soap & clean water. E:ENVIRONMENT
The deteriorated infrastructure is beyond the capability of personal efforts to REconstruct. To be continued
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