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|Institution||Australian Department of Health|
|Date||20 January 2014|
The National guidelines for the public health management of trachoma provides the evidence base and policy framework for coordinated, community-based activities aimed at eliminating blinding trachoma from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities by 2020. It is written in accordance with Australia's commitment to the World Health Organization (WHO) GET2020 initiative.
The guidelines adapt the WHO SAFE strategy for trachoma elimination to the Australian context and prioritise:
Abstract adapted from Communicable Disease Network Australia