Table 2

 Number of randomised controlled trials published before and after 2000 for each disease

DiseasePublished 1949-99 (n=609)Published 2000-12 (n=362)
Buruli ulcer14
Chagas disease157
Cysticercosis1220
Dengue915
Dracunculiasis90
Echinococcosis69
Foodborne trematode infections95
Geohelminth infections11347
Human African trypanosomiasis19
Leishmaniasis82102
Leprosy9327
Lymphatic filariasis4033
Onchocerciasis5210
Rabies2421
Schistosomiasis10933
Trachoma3420