Training in monitoring and epidemiological assessment of mass drug administration for eliminating lymphatic filariasis

Author
WHO/Department of control of neglected tropical diseases
Publication date
November 2015
Type of resource
Training Materials
Training in monitoring and epidemiological assessment of mass drug administration for eliminating lymphatic filariasis

This manual is designed to teach personnel of national programmes to eliminate lymphatic filariasis, including regional and district health personnel, the essential elements of monitoring and evaluating national programmes to eliminate LF. The focus is on planning and implementing a transmission assessment survey (TAS) as an input to decide whether to move from MDA to post-MDA surveillance.

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