Rapid Assessment Procedure for Loiasis (RAPLOA)
This method is based on a simple, noninvasive diagnostic procedure using a short, comprehensive questionnaire, which was developed and validated by WHO.
Identification of local names for Loa loa eyeworm infections using a community-level questionnaire
Collection of information on the history of eyeworm infections in a given village from adults in the community using a questionnaire with three key questions
Calculations of the percentage of adults who report a history of eyeworm and on the basis of this percentage, prediction of the level of L. loa endemicity