The Resource Trachoma : Kill or Cure, Series 2, Part 8, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)

Trachoma : Kill or Cure, Series 2, Part 8, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)

Label
Trachoma : Kill or Cure, Series 2, Part 8
Title
Trachoma
Title remainder
Kill or Cure, Series 2
Title part
Part 8
Statement of responsibility
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thriving in more than 50 developing countries, mostly in Africa and Asia, trachoma is the leading cause of blindness in the world. It is at its worst in rural communities and women are its favorite victims. Trachoma is a bacterium that lurks in stagnant water and, once established in a human host, creates deforming scar tissue in the eye. This program shows how the struggle against the disease is starting to look more positive in Tanzania. Here, in the remote Dodoma district, viewers come face-to-face with sufferers and see how the ministry of health and its partners are fighting back through a new WHO-backed initiative, SAFE (surgery, antibiotics, face washing, and environmental improvement)
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Kill or cure (Television program)
Intended audience
9 & up
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • BBC Worldwide Ltd
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
25
Series statement
Kill or Cure
Series volume
Series 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Communicable diseases
  • Epidemiology
  • Health planning
  • Hospitals
  • Infection
  • Medical microbiology
  • Medicine
  • Social medicine
Technique
live action
Label
Trachoma : Kill or Cure, Series 2, Part 8, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=43930
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 14, 2011
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Introduction to Trachoma (2:50) -- Trachoma: Infectious Disease (1:36) -- Spread of Trachoma (3:57) -- Hope for Trachoma Victims (2:23) -- Trachoma Treatment (3:43) -- Administration of New Drug (3:47) -- Test Results (4:49) -- Credits: 'Trachoma: Kill or Cure, Series 2' (0:27)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (25 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 43898s
  • 43930
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100043930
  • 100043930
  • (OCoLC)759391641
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Trachoma : Kill or Cure, Series 2, Part 8, BBC Worldwide Ltd, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=43930
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 14, 2011
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Introduction to Trachoma (2:50) -- Trachoma: Infectious Disease (1:36) -- Spread of Trachoma (3:57) -- Hope for Trachoma Victims (2:23) -- Trachoma Treatment (3:43) -- Administration of New Drug (3:47) -- Test Results (4:49) -- Credits: 'Trachoma: Kill or Cure, Series 2' (0:27)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (25 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Publisher number
  • 43898s
  • 43930
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100043930
  • 100043930
  • (OCoLC)759391641
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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