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Announcing The Lancet Global Health Commission on Global Eye Health.

Lancet Glob Health 2019 Oct 9. Epub 2019 Oct 9.

International Centre for Eye Health, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(19)30450-4DOI Listing
October 2019

Comparison of anthropometric indicators to predict mortality in a population-based prospective study of children under 5 years in Niger.

Public Health Nutr 2019 Sep 9:1-6. Epub 2019 Sep 9.

Francis I. Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, S334, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1368980019002520DOI Listing
September 2019

Potential Effect of Epilation on the Outcome of Surgery for Trachomatous Trichiasis.

Transl Vis Sci Technol 2019 Jul 21;8(4):30. Epub 2019 Aug 21.

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/tvst.8.4.30DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6707224PMC
July 2019

Predictors of Falls per Step and Falls per Year At and Away From Home in Glaucoma.

Am J Ophthalmol 2019 Apr 9;200:169-178. Epub 2019 Jan 9.

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajo.2018.12.021DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6445769PMC
April 2019

Morbidity in a longitudinal cohort of children residing in villages randomized to 6 monthly treatment with azithromycin versus placebo.

Clin Infect Dis 2019 Apr 5. Epub 2019 Apr 5.

Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciz269DOI Listing
April 2019

Ocular Chlamydia trachomatis infection: elimination with mass drug administration.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2019 03 18;17(3):189-200. Epub 2019 Feb 18.

a Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology , Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions , Baltimore , MD , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14787210.2019.1577136DOI Listing
March 2019

Effect Modification by Baseline Mortality in the MORDOR Azithromycin Trial.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2019 Feb 7. Epub 2019 Feb 7.

Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.18-1004DOI Listing
February 2019

What Is a Falls Risk Factor? Factors Associated with Falls per Time or per Step in Individuals with Glaucoma.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2019 Jan 26;67(1):87-92. Epub 2018 Oct 26.

College of Nursing and Health Professions, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/jgs.15609
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jgs.15609DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6322950PMC
January 2019

Longitudinal Changes of Fixation Location and Stability Within 12 Months in Stargardt Disease: ProgStar Report No. 12.

Am J Ophthalmol 2018 09 8;193:54-61. Epub 2018 Jun 8.

Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA; Institute of Molecular and Clinical Ophthalmology Basel (IOB), Basel, Switzerland; Department of Ophthalmology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajo.2018.06.003DOI Listing
September 2018

Longitudinal Associations Between Visual Impairment and Cognitive Functioning: The Salisbury Eye Evaluation Study.

JAMA Ophthalmol 2018 09;136(9):989-995

Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.2493DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6142982PMC
September 2018

Anthropometry and Malaria among Children in Niger: A Cross-Sectional Study.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2018 09 12;99(3):665-669. Epub 2018 Jul 12.

Francis I. Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.18-0214DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6169168PMC
September 2018

Locations, Circumstances, and Outcomes of Falls in Patients With Glaucoma.

Am J Ophthalmol 2018 08 9;192:131-141. Epub 2018 May 9.

The Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA; The Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajo.2018.04.024DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6064672PMC
August 2018

and Malaria Infection in Africa: A Pilot Serosurvey in Kilosa District, Tanzania.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2018 07 5;99(1):51-56. Epub 2018 Apr 5.

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland.

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http://www.ajtmh.org/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.18-0012
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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.18-0012DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6085789PMC
July 2018

Referral to Low Vision Services for Glaucoma Patients: Referral Criteria and Barriers.

J Glaucoma 2018 07;27(7):653-655

Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/IJG.0000000000000985DOI Listing
July 2018

Risk factors for incidence of trachomatous scarring in a cohort of women in low endemic district.

Br J Ophthalmol 2018 04 6;102(4):419-423. Epub 2018 Jan 6.

Dana Center for Preventative Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bjophthalmol-2017-311301DOI Listing
April 2018

Evaluation of the reproducibility of a serological test for antibodies to Chlamydia trachomatis pgp3: A potential surveillance tool for trachoma programs.

J Microbiol Methods 2018 04 1;147:56-58. Epub 2018 Mar 1.

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, United States. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mimet.2018.02.017DOI Listing
April 2018

Predicting Visual Disability in Glaucoma With Combinations of Vision Measures.

Transl Vis Sci Technol 2018 Apr 13;7(2):22. Epub 2018 Apr 13.

Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University/Wilmer Eye Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/tvst.7.2.22DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5901371PMC
April 2018

Azithromycin to Reduce Childhood Mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa.

N Engl J Med 2018 Apr;378(17):1583-1592

From the Francis I. Proctor Foundation (J.D.K., K.J.R., C.C., E.L., K.S.O., T.C.P., T.M.L.), the Departments of Ophthalmology (J.D.K., T.C.P., T.M.L.) and Epidemiology and Biostatistics (T.C.P., T.M.L.), and the Institute for Global Health Sciences (T.C.P., T.M.L.), University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London (R.L.B., J.H.); the Dana Center, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore (S.K.W., J.W.); the Carter Center, Niamey, Niger (A.M.A.); Blantyre Institute for Community Outreach and the College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre (K.K.); National Institute for Medical Research, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (Z.M.); and the International Trachoma Initiative, Decatur (P.M.E.), and Emory University, Atlanta (P.M.E.) - both in Georgia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMoa1715474DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5849140PMC
April 2018

Trachomatous scarring among children in a formerly hyper-endemic district of Tanzania.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 12 12;11(12):e0006085. Epub 2017 Dec 12.

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0006085DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5741261PMC
December 2017

Visual Acuity Change over 12 Months in the Prospective Progression of Atrophy Secondary to Stargardt Disease (ProgStar) Study: ProgStar Report Number 6.

Ophthalmology 2017 11 23;124(11):1640-1651. Epub 2017 May 23.

Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland; Department of Ophthalmology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2017.04.026DOI Listing
November 2017

The "F" in SAFE: Reliability of assessing clean faces for trachoma control in the field.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 Nov 30;11(11):e0006019. Epub 2017 Nov 30.

Kongwa Trachoma Project, Kongwa, Tanzania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0006019DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5708607PMC
November 2017

Treating village newcomers and travelers for trachoma: Results from ASANTE cluster randomized trial.

PLoS One 2017 29;12(6):e0178595. Epub 2017 Jun 29.

Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH, Bethesda MD, United States of America.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5490954PMC
September 2017

Antibiotic Resistance in Young Children in Kilosa District, Tanzania 4 Years after Mass Distribution of Azithromycin for Trachoma Control.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2017 Sep 19;97(3):815-818. Epub 2017 Jul 19.

Infectious Disease Clinical Research Program, Uniformed University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.17-0022DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5590597PMC
September 2017

Gait Implications of Visual Field Damage from Glaucoma.

Transl Vis Sci Technol 2017 Jun 23;6(3):23. Epub 2017 Jun 23.

Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/tvst.6.3.23DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5484170PMC
June 2017

Trachomatous Scarring and Infection With Non-Chlamydia Trachomatis Bacteria in Women in Kongwa, Tanzania.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2017 06;58(7):3249-3253

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.17-21519DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5490361PMC
June 2017

Evaluation of a field test for antibodies against Chlamydia trachomatis during trachoma surveillance in Nepal.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2017 May 17;88(1):3-6. Epub 2017 Jan 17.

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2017.01.004DOI Listing
May 2017

Impact of the Ability to Divide Attention on Reading Performance in Glaucoma.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2017 05;58(5):2456-2462

The Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.17-21520DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5413216PMC
May 2017

Metrics and Acquisition Modes for Fixation Stability as a Visual Function Biomarker.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2017 05;58(6):BIO268-BIO276

Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.17-21710DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6733530PMC
May 2017

Quantifying Fall-Related Hazards in the Homes of Persons with Glaucoma.

Ophthalmology 2017 04 22;124(4):562-571. Epub 2016 Dec 22.

Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2016.11.032DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5365348PMC
April 2017

Progression of Visual Acuity and Fundus Autofluorescence in Recent-Onset Stargardt Disease: ProgStar Study Report #4.

Ophthalmol Retina 2017 Nov - Dec;1(6):514-523. Epub 2017 Apr 28.

Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland; Department of Ophthalmology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oret.2017.02.008DOI Listing
April 2017

Referral to Low Vision Services for Glaucoma Patients: Referral Patterns and Characteristics of Those Who Refer.

J Glaucoma 2017 Feb;26(2):e115-e120

*Department of Ophthalmology, University of Maryland †Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/IJG.0000000000000600DOI Listing
February 2017

Measuring Trachomatous Inflammation-Intense (TI) When Prevalence Is Low Provides Data on Infection With Chlamydia trachomatis.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2017 02;58(2):997-1000

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.16-20421DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5308676PMC
February 2017

Surveillance and Azithromycin Treatment for Newcomers and Travelers Evaluation (ASANTE) Trial: Design and Baseline Characteristics.

Ophthalmic Epidemiol 2016 12 7;23(6):347-353. Epub 2016 Nov 7.

a Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute , Johns Hopkins University , Baltimore , MD , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09286586.2016.1238947DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5279916PMC
December 2016

Author Response: Comments on Evaluation of Central and Peripheral Visual Field Concordance in Glaucoma.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2016 10;57(13):5272

University of North Dakota, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States; 3Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States; and the.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.16-20697DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5063052PMC
October 2016

Fixation Location and Stability Using the MP-1 Microperimeter in Stargardt Disease: ProgStar Report No. 3.

Ophthalmol Retina 2017 Jan - Feb;1(1):68-76. Epub 2016 Oct 31.

Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland; Department of Ophthalmology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oret.2016.08.009DOI Listing
October 2016

Erratum to: Short-term forecasting of the prevalence of clinical trachoma: utility of including delayed recovery and tests for infection.

Parasit Vectors 2016 Jun 9;9(1):327. Epub 2016 Jun 9.

F.I. Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus, Medical Sciences 309A, San Francisco, CA, 94143-0944, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13071-016-1588-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4901435PMC
June 2016

Evaluation of Central and Peripheral Visual Field Concordance in Glaucoma.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2016 05;57(6):2797-804

Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States 4Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1167/iovs.15-19053DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4884058PMC
May 2016

Corneal Sensitivity and Presence of Pathogenic Organisms Among Participants Who Have Undergone Trichiasis Surgery Differ by Surgical Outcome.

Cornea 2016 Apr;35(4):513-8

*Brown University, Providence, RI; †Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD; ‡Helen Keller International, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; §Division of Oculoplastic Surgery, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD; ¶School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD; Muhimbili Hospital, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; ‖Kongwa Trachoma Project Satellite Office, Mtwara, Tanzania; and **Departments of Epidemiology and Ophthalmology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ICO.0000000000000746DOI Listing
April 2016

Patients' Perceptions of Trichiasis Surgery: Results from the Partnership for Rapid Elimination of Trachoma (PRET) Surgery Clinical Trial.

Ophthalmic Epidemiol 2015 19;22(3):153-61. Epub 2014 Dec 19.

Division of Oculoplastic Surgery, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine , Baltimore, MD , USA .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09286586.2014.988873DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6176763PMC
March 2016

Exposure to an Indoor Cooking Fire and Risk of Trachoma in Children of Kongwa, Tanzania.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2015 5;9(6):e0003774. Epub 2015 Jun 5.

Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0003774DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4457924PMC
March 2016

Trachoma Control: 14 Years Later.

Ophthalmic Epidemiol 2015 ;22(3):145-7

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine , Baltimore, MD , USA , and.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09286586.2015.1037847DOI Listing
March 2016

Risk of Infection with Chlamydia trachomatis from Migrants to Communities Undergoing Mass Drug Administration for Trachoma Control.

Ophthalmic Epidemiol 2015 ;22(3):170-5

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University , Baltimore, MD , USA .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09286586.2015.1010687DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4774537PMC
March 2016

Lower Postoperative Scar Height is Associated with Increased Postoperative Trichiasis 1 Year after Bilamellar Tarsal Rotation Surgery.

Ophthalmic Epidemiol 2015 ;22(3):200-7

Division of Oculoplastic Surgery, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine , Baltimore, MD , USA .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09286586.2015.1036299DOI Listing
March 2016

Population-Based Study of Trachoma in Guatemala.

Ophthalmic Epidemiol 2015 ;22(3):231-6

Pan American Health Organization , Bogota, Colombia .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09286586.2015.1037846DOI Listing
March 2016

Assessment of a Novel Approach to Identify Trichiasis Cases Using Community Treatment Assistants in Tanzania.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2015 Dec 11;9(12):e0004270. Epub 2015 Dec 11.

The Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0004270DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4676626PMC
December 2015

Short-term forecasting of the prevalence of clinical trachoma: utility of including delayed recovery and tests for infection.

Parasit Vectors 2015 Oct 22;8:535. Epub 2015 Oct 22.

F.I. Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus, Medical Sciences 309A, San Francisco, CA, 94143-0944, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13071-015-1115-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4618840PMC
October 2015

Short-term Forecasting of the Prevalence of Trachoma: Expert Opinion, Statistical Regression, versus Transmission Models.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2015 Aug 24;9(8):e0004000. Epub 2015 Aug 24.

Francis I. Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America; Department of Ophthalmology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America; Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0004000DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4547743PMC
August 2015

Comparing the Impact of Refractive and Nonrefractive Vision Loss on Functioning and Disability: The Salisbury Eye Evaluation.

Ophthalmology 2015 Jun 24;122(6):1102-10. Epub 2015 Mar 24.

Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2015.02.024DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4446156PMC
June 2015

Community mass treatment with azithromycin for trachoma: Factors associated with change in participation of children from the first to the second round.

Clin Epidemiol Glob Health 2015 Apr;3(1):37-43

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cegh.2013.06.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4599782PMC
April 2015

The distribution of ocular Chlamydia prevalence across Tanzanian communities where trachoma is declining.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2015 Mar 27;9(3):e0003682. Epub 2015 Mar 27.

F.I. Proctor Foundation, San Francisco, California, United States of America; Department of Ophthalmology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America; Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0003682DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4376383PMC
March 2015

Longitudinal relationships among visual acuity, daily functional status, and mortality: the Salisbury Eye Evaluation Study.

JAMA Ophthalmol 2014 Dec;132(12):1400-6

Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida5Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.2847DOI Listing
December 2014

Does mass azithromycin distribution impact child growth and nutrition in Niger? A cluster-randomized trial.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014 Sep 11;8(9):e3128. Epub 2014 Sep 11.

F.I. Proctor Foundation, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America; Department of Ophthalmology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America; Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America; Institute for Global Health, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0003128DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4161345PMC
September 2014

Increased carriage of macrolide-resistant fecal E. coli following mass distribution of azithromycin for trachoma control.

Int J Epidemiol 2014 Aug 21;43(4):1105-13. Epub 2014 Mar 21.

Department of International Health, Department of Environmental Health and Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA, Kongwa Trachoma Project, Kongwa, United Republic of Tanzania and Biology Department, Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyu062DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4121557PMC
August 2014

Does walking speed mediate the association between visual impairment and self-report of mobility disability? The Salisbury Eye Evaluation Study.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2014 Aug 15;62(8):1540-5. Epub 2014 Jul 15.

Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland; Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jgs.12937DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4134428PMC
August 2014

Non-participation during azithromycin mass treatment for trachoma in The Gambia: heterogeneity and risk factors.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014 Aug 28;8(8):e3098. Epub 2014 Aug 28.

Department of Clinical Research, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom.

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August 2014

Geospatial distribution and clustering of Chlamydia trachomatis in communities undergoing mass azithromycin treatment.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2014 Jun 6;55(7):4144-50. Epub 2014 Jun 6.

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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June 2014

Impact of dry eye on reading in a population-based sample of the elderly: the Salisbury Eye Evaluation.

Br J Ophthalmol 2014 May 11;98(5):639-44. Epub 2013 Oct 11.

Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, , Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

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May 2014

Impact of mass azithromycin distribution on malaria parasitemia during the low-transmission season in Niger: a cluster-randomized trial.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2014 May 10;90(5):846-51. Epub 2014 Mar 10.

F.I. Proctor Foundation, Department of Ophthalmology, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute for Global Health, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California; Programme National de Lutte Contre la Cecité Niamey, Niger; Zinder Hospital, Zinder, Niger; Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland; Clinical Research Unit, Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom.

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May 2014

Cohort and age effects of mass drug administration on prevalence of trachoma: a longitudinal study in rural Tanzania.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2014 Apr 11;55(4):2307-14. Epub 2014 Apr 11.

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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April 2014

The effect of multiple rounds of mass drug administration on the association between ocular Chlamydia trachomatis infection and follicular trachoma in preschool-aged children.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2014 Apr 10;8(4):e2761. Epub 2014 Apr 10.

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

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April 2014

A randomized trial of two coverage targets for mass treatment with azithromycin for trachoma.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2013 29;7(8):e2415. Epub 2013 Aug 29.

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

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February 2014

Does visual impairment affect mobility over time? The Salisbury Eye Evaluation Study.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2013 Nov 19;54(12):7683-90. Epub 2013 Nov 19.

Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland.

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November 2013

Is household air pollution a risk factor for eye disease?

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2013 Oct 25;10(11):5378-98. Epub 2013 Oct 25.

Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA.

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October 2013