Longitudinal study of trachomatous trichiasis in the Gambia: Barriers to acceptance of surgery

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Bowman, RJC; Faal, H; Jatta, B; Myatt, M; Foster, A; Johnson, GJ; Bailey, RL;
  • Publisher: Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

PURPOSE: Investigation of compliance with surgery for trachomatous trichiasis has become a priority of the World Health Organization. This study was conducted to investigate attitudes toward trichiasis and its treatment and to determine the rate of surgical uptake in Th... View more
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