Monthly Archives: June 2020

  • Published: June 18, 2020 | File type: PDF

    All Hands on Deck: A Synchronized Whole-of-World Approach for COVID-19 Mitigation

    Shahul H Ebrahim, MD, PhD, Jiatong Zhuo MD, MSc, Ernesto Gozzer MD, MSc, Qanta A. Ahmed MD, FCCP, Rubina Imtiaz MD, et al.

    Shahul H Ebrahim, MD, PhD, Jiatong Zhuo MD, MSc, Ernesto Gozzer MD, MSc, Qanta A. Ahmed MD, FCCP, Rubina Imtiaz MD, et al. (2020). All Hands on Deck: A Synchronized … Read more All Hands on Deck: A Synchronized Whole-of-World Approach for COVID-19 Mitigation

  • Published: June 7, 2020 | File type: PDF

    ICSPM Reference Manual

    Michael Deming, MD, MPH, Consultant, Children Without Worms

    This manual describes how to conduct an Integrated Community-based Survey for Program Monitoring (ICSPM). The ICSPM is a probability household survey that measures prevalence of any STH infection and of … Read more ICSPM Reference Manual

  • Published: June 5, 2020 | File type: PDF

    CWW Factsheet

    CWW

    The CWW fact sheet provides an overview of CWW’s vision, mission, and strategies.

  • Posted: June 3, 2020

    Ascaris

    807 million – 1,221 million people are infected with Ascaris, or roundworm — making it the most common human helminthic infection in the world.

  • Posted: June 2, 2020

    Hookworm

    An estimated 576 – 740 million people are infected with hookworm. Hookworm infections, while less prevalent than roundworm or whipworm infections, are responsible for the majority of deaths by STH infection.

  • Posted: June 1, 2020

    Whipworm

    An estimated 604 million – 795 million people are infected with Trichuris, or whipworm. Together with roundworm, these two STHs account for a major burden of disease worldwide.