Active trachoma and associated risk factors among children in Baso Liben District of East Gojjam, Ethiopia

Conclusion:
Active trachoma is a major public problem among 1–9 years children and significantly associated with a number of risky factors. Improvement in awareness of facial hygiene, environmental conditions, mass antibiotic distribution and health education on trachoma transmission and prevention should be strengthened in the District. (Source: BMC Public Health – Latest articles)MedWorm Sponsor Message: Find the best Christmas presents and January Sales in the UK with this simple shopping directory.
Source: Blindness