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Surgery Versus Epilation for the Treatment of Minor Trichiasis in Ethiopia: A Randomised Controlled Noninferiority Trial

  • Saul N. Rajak,

    Affiliation: The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • Esmael Habtamu,

    Affiliation: The Carter Center, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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  • Helen A. Weiss,

    Affiliation: The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • Amir Bedri Kello,

    Affiliation: Light For The World, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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  • Teshome Gebre,

    Affiliation: The Carter Center, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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  • Asrat Genet,

    Affiliation: The Amhara Regional Health Bureau, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

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  • Robin L. Bailey,

    Affiliation: The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • David C. W. Mabey,

    Affiliation: The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • Peng T. Khaw,

    Affiliation: NIHR Biomedical Research Centre for Ophthalmology, Moorfields Eye Hospital and UCL Institute of Ophthalmology and UCL Partners AHSC, London, United Kingdom

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  • Clare E. Gilbert,

    Affiliation: The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • Paul M. Emerson,

    Affiliation: The Carter Center, Atlanta, United States of America

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  • Matthew J. Burton mail

    matthew.burton@lshtm.ac.uk

    Affiliations: The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom, NIHR Biomedical Research Centre for Ophthalmology, Moorfields Eye Hospital and UCL Institute of Ophthalmology and UCL Partners AHSC, London, United Kingdom

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  • Published: December 13, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001136

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Research Article | published 13 Dec 2011 | PLOS Medicine
doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001137