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Table 2 Characteristics of included studies

From: Community based interventions for the prevention and control of Non-Helmintic NTD

Study Study design Country Intervention Target population Integrated/Non-Integrated
Dengue
Gurtler 2009 Pre-post Argentina Preventivelarvicides and insecticide spraying General population Non-integrated
Seng 2008 Pre-post Cambodia Preventive guppies reared in household water tanks General population Non-integrated
Bang 1972 Pre-post Thailand Preventive spraying General population Non-integrated
Kittayapong 2008 Pre-post Thailand Preventive vector control General population Non-integrated
Madarieta 1999 Pre-post Philippines Preventive Permethrin treated curtains General population Non-integrated
Nathan 1982 Pre-post West Indies Preventive insecticide spraying General population Non-integrated
Neng 1987 Pre-post China Preventive growing of Chinese cat fish to consume larvae General population Non-integrated
Pant 1971 Pre-post Bangkok Preventive Malathion aerosols General population Non-integrated
Pai 2006 Pre-post Taiwan Preventive cleanliness campaign General population Non-integrated
Nam 1997 Pre-post Vietnam Preventive community education and cleanliness campaign General population Non-integrated
Umniyati 2000 Pre-post Indonesia Preventive cleanliness campaign General population Non-integrated
Uribe 1984 Pre-post Columbia Preventive aerosol applications of Malathion General population Non-integrated
Winch 2002 Pre-post Puerto Rico Preventive community education program through televised public service announcements and posters General population Non-integrated
Kroeger 2006 RCT Mexico & Venezuela Preventive insecticide treated curtains General population Non-integrated
Vanlerberghe 2009 RCT Cuba Preventive insecticide treatments of household items General population Non-integrated
Espinoza-Gomez 2002 RCT Mexico Preventive spraying and educational campaign General population Non-integrated
Lenhart 2008 RCT Haiti Preventive insecticide treated bed nets General population Non-integrated
Chagas
Arias 1999 Pre-post Paraguay Preventivespraying, housing improvement, and a combination of spraying plus housing improvement General population Non-integrated
Ferro 1995 Pre-post Paraguay Preventive insecticide spraying with lambdacyhalothrin General population Non-integrated
Gurtler 2007 Pre-post Argentina Preventive community wide spraying with unspecified insecticide General population Non-integrated
Gurtler 2004 RCT Argentina Preventiveinsecticide spraying General population Non-integrated
Leishmaniasis
Alten 2002 Pre-post Turkey Preventive Deltamethrin impregnated bed nets General population Non-integrated
Dietze 1997 Pre-post Brazil Affected dogs were eliminated General population Non-integrated
Jalouk 2007 Pre-post Syria Preventive ITNs vs. non-treated bed nets General population Non-integrated
Yaghoobi-Ershadi 2006 Pre-post Iran ITNs, curtains and health education General population Non-integrated
Mohebali 2010 Pre-post Iran Surveillance followed by treatment of detected cases Children <12 years PHC
Safi 2012 Pre-post Afghanistan Thermotherapy for Cutaneous Leishmaniasis General population Non-integrated
Velasco-Casrejon 1997 Pre-post Mexico Therapeutic localized current radio frequency ablation General population Non-integrated
Emami 2009 RCT Iran ITNs General population Non-integrated
Gavgani 2002 RCT Iran Community wide application of dog collars Children Non-integrated
Picado 2010 RCT India and Nepal ITNs General population Non-integrated
Reyburn 2000 RCT Afghanistan ITNs and Treated chaddars General population Non-integrated
Rojas 2006 RCT Columbia Deltamethrin bed nets and health education General population Non-integrated
Leprosy
Namadi 2002 Pre-post Nigeria Integration of services for leprosy detection and elimination through multi-drug therapy General population General health systems
Bakker 2005 Pre-post Indonesia Preventive Rifampicin chemoprophylaxis General population Non-integrated
Rahim 2004 Pre-post Yemen Leprosy control program through field searches for cases, clinics, referral centers General population Non-integrated
Schuring 2009 Pre-post Bangladesh Chemoprophylaxis with Rifampicin and BCG General population Non-integrated
Cunha 2008 RCT Brazil BCG revaccination of schoolchildren 7-14 years old children Non-integrated
Moet 2008 RCT Bangladesh Rifampicin chemoprophylaxis for close contacts of cases General population Non-integrated
Trachoma
Hagan 2009 Pre-post Ghana Treatment according to SAFE strategy with Azithromycin General population Non-integrated
Alemayehu 2007 Pre-post Ethiopia Mass preventive treatment with Azithromycin General population >1 years Non-integrated
Astle 2006 Pre-post Zambia Treatment of Trachoma through SAFE strategy General population Non-integrated
Atik 2006 Pre-post Vietnam Treatment through SAFE, SA and S only strategy Children aged 5–15 years Non-integrated
Biebesheimer 2009 Pre-post Eithopia Preventive annual or biannual mass distribution of azithromycin General population Non-integrated
Broman 2006 Pre-post Tanzania Preventive mass treatment with azithromycin General population Non-integrated
Chidambaram 2006 Pre-post Ethiopia Single mass preventive administration of Azithromycin General population >1 years Non-integrated
Ewald 2003 Pre-post Central Australia Treatment according to SAFE strategy Children <13 years of age and their households Non-integrated
Gaynor 2003 Pre-post Nepal Single treatment with Azithromycin Children 1–10 years with their households Non-integrated
Huguet 2009 Pre-post Cameroon Mass preventive administration of Azithromycin drops General population Non-integrated
Khandekar 2006 Pre-post Vietnam Preventive interventions including improved water andsanitation facilities and increased awareness about active trachoma in the community General population Non-integrated
Kumaresan 2003 Pre-post Multi-country SAFE strategy General population Non-integrated
Lakew 2009 Pre-post Ethiopia Mass preventive administration of oral azithromycin General population Non-integrated
Schemann 2007 Pre-post Mali Mass community-based treatment of all residents, treatment of all children under 11 years of age and of women between 15 and 50 and treatment targeted to inhabitantsof households where at least one child had clinically active trachoma diagnosed with azithromycin General population Non-integrated
Edwards 2006 RCT Ethiopia Radio messaging, IEC materials, and video van activities along with the SAFE strategy General population Non-integrated
Emerson 2004 RCT Gambia Preventive intervention group that received regular insecticide spraying or provision of pit latrines (without additional health education) to each household General population Non-integrated
Abdou 2010 RCT Niger Preventive building of clean water wells and health education General population Non-integrated
Fraser-Hurt 2001 RCT Gambia Mass administration of Azithromycin vs Topical Tetracycline General population Non-integrated
Gebre 2011 RCT Ethiopia Preventive mass annual versus twice-yearly azithromycin General population Non-integrated
House 2009 RCT Ethiopia Preventive mass treatment four times per year vs. treatment delayed until after 1 year vs. routine annual mass administration of azithromycin children aged between 1 and 10 years Non-integrated
Melese 2008 RCT Ethiopia Biannualvs. annual mass azithromycin administrations General population Non-integrated
Schacter 1999 RCT Egypt, Gambia and Tanzania Community-wide oral azithromycin treatment or treatment with 1% topicaltetracycline General population Non-integrated
West 2007 RCT Tanzania Mass treatment with topical tetracycline ointmentplus the face-washing programor treatment only Children 1–7 years Non-integrated