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Underuse of modern methods of contraception: underlying causes and consequent undesired pregnancies in 35 low- and middle-income countries

Saverio Bellizzi, Howard L. Sobel, Hiromi Obara and Marleen Temmerman.

in Human Reproduction

April 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 5607 words.

STUDY QUESTION

What is the contribution of the underuse of modern methods (MM) of contraception to the annual undesired pregnancies in 35 low- and...

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microRNAs expression in endometriosis and their relation to angiogenic factors

Luis A. Ramón, Aitana Braza-Boïls, Juan Gilabert-Estellés, Juan Gilabert, Francisco España, Melitina Chirivella and Amparo Estellés.

in Human Reproduction

May 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 5694 words.

BACKGROUND

Endometriosis is a common, multifactorial disease in which angiogenesis may be involved in the growth of endometrium outside the uterus. microRNAs...

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Circulating antibodies to a conserved epitope of the Chlamydia trachomatis 60 kDa heat shock protein (hsp60) in infertile couples and its relationship to antibodies to C.trachomatis surface antigens and the Escherichia coli and human HSP60.

S S Witkin, M Askienazy-Elbhar, J Henry-Suchet, J Belaisch-Allart, J Tort-Grumbach and K Sarjdine.

in Human Reproduction

May 1998; p ublished online May 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 0 words.

To evaluate the relationship between immunity to specific regions of the Chlamydia trachomatis 60 kDa heat shock protein (hsp60), autoimmunity to human HSP60 and infertility, sera from 50...

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A randomized controlled dose–response pilot study of addition of hCG to recombinant FSH during controlled ovarian stimulation for in vitro fertilization

L.L. Thuesen, A. Loft, A.N. Egeberg, J. Smitz, J.H. Petersen and A. Nyboe Andersen.

in Human Reproduction

October 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 6703 words.

STUDY QUESTION

Is it possible to define an optimal dose of hCG in combination with rFSH from the first day of stimulation in the GnRH agonist protocol...

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Evidence for gonadotrophin secretory and steroidogenic abnormalities in brothers of women with polycystic ovary syndrome

D.M. Liu, L.C. Torchen, Y. Sung, R. Paparodis, R.S. Legro, S.K. Grebe, R.J. Singh, R.L. Taylor and A. Dunaif.

in Human Reproduction

December 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 5107 words.

STUDY QUESTION

Are there abnormalities in gonadotrophin secretion, adrenal steroidogenesis and/or testicular steroidogenesis in brothers of women with...

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No influence of body mass index on first trimester fetal growth

I. Sarris, C. Bottomley, A. Daemen, A. Pexsters, D. Timmerman, T. Bourne and A.T. Papageorghiou.

in Human Reproduction

August 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 2966 words.

BACKGROUND

Our objective was to determine what effect maternal BMI has on fetal growth rate in the early first trimester.

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Prospective cohort study in high responder oocyte donors using two hormonal stimulation protocols: impact on embryo aneuploidy and development

Carmen Rubio, Amparo Mercader, Pilar Alamá, César Lizán, Lorena Rodrigo, Elena Labarta, Marco Melo, Antonio Pellicer and José Remohí.

in Human Reproduction

September 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 5467 words.

BACKGROUND

Ovarian stimulation regimens for in vitro fertilization seem to have a deleterious effect on oocyte quality and embryo aneuploidy in a...

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Sperm chromatin structure assay parameters measured after density gradient centrifugation are not predictive for the outcome of ART

Mona Bungum, Marcello Spanò, Peter Humaidan, Patrizia Eleuteri, Michele Rescia and Aleksander Giwercman.

in Human Reproduction

January 2008; p ublished online November 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 4402 words.

BACKGROUND

The sperm chromatin structure assay (SCSA) parameter DNA fragmentation index (DFI) has been shown to predict in vivo and in vitro fertility. So...

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Transdermal testosterone may improve ovarian response to gonadotrophins in low-responder IVF patients: a randomized, clinical trial

Francisco Fábregues, Joana Peñarrubia, Montserrat Creus, Dolors Manau, Gemma Casals, Francisco Carmona and Juan Balasch.

in Human Reproduction

February 2009; p ublished online December 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 7208 words.

BACKGROUND

Studies in macaques have indicated that androgens have some synergistic effects with FSH on folliculogenesis. This study investigated the...

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Clinical significance of sperm DNA damage in assisted reproduction outcome

Luke Simon, Gunnar Brunborg, Michael Stevenson, Deborah Lutton, Joanne McManus and Sheena E.M. Lewis.

in Human Reproduction

July 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 10260 words.

BACKGROUND

Sperm DNA damage shows great promise as a biomarker of infertility. The study aim is to determine the usefulness of DNA fragmentation (DF),...

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Improving FISH diagnosis for preimplantation genetic aneuploidy screening

P. Mir, L. Rodrigo, E. Mateu, V. Peinado, M. Milán, A. Mercader, P. Buendía, A. Delgado, A. Pellicer, J. Remohí and C. Rubio.

in Human Reproduction

July 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 4033 words.

BACKGROUND

In our routine programme of preimplantation genetic aneuploidy screening (PGS) by fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH), nine chromosomes (13,...

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Hospital care utilization of infants born after IVF

A. Ericson, K.G. Nygren, P.Otterblad Olausson and B. Källén.

in Human Reproduction

April 2002; p ublished online April 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 2795 words.

BACKGROUND: Infants born after IVF are often twins, and singleton IVF babies have an increased risk for preterm birth. Both conditions are likely to increase morbidity. We examined the...

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Increased adrenomedullin protein content and mRNA expression in human fetal membranes but not placental tissue in pre-eclampsia

A. Al-Ghafra, N.M. Gude, S.P. Brennecke and R.G. King.

in MHR: Basic science of reproductive medicine

March 2006; p ublished online March 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 5453 words.

The relationship between Pre-eclampsia (PE) and placental production of Adrenomedullin (AdM) is not completely understood. This study measured placental and fetal membrane AdM protein...

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Single versus double intrauterine insemination in multi-follicular ovarian hyperstimulation cycles: a randomized trial

Tayfun Bagis, Bulent Haydardedeoglu, Esra Bulgan Kilicdag, Tayfun Cok, Erhan Simsek and Ayse Huriye Parlakgumus.

in Human Reproduction

July 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 4257 words.

BACKGROUND

The rationale for double insemination is to create the opportunity for a longer fertilization period as follicle rupture may occur over a wide...

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Comparison of pregnancy outcome after intracytoplasmic sperm injection and in-vitro fertilization.

I Govaerts, F Devreker, I Koenig, I Place, M Van den Bergh and Y Englert.

in Human Reproduction

June 1998; p ublished online June 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 0 words.

The aim of this study was to compare pregnancy characteristics and perinatal outcome of intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) pregnancies with pregnancies obtained after in-vitro...

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Hormonal contraception and pelvic girdle pain during pregnancy: a population study of 91 721 pregnancies in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort

E.K. Bjelland, P. Kristiansson, H. Nordeng, S. Vangen and M. Eberhard-Gran.

in Human Reproduction

November 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 4420 words.

STUDY QUESTION

Is pre-pregnancy hormonal contraception use associated with the development of pelvic girdle pain during pregnancy?

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Growth, psychomotor development and morbidity up to 3 years of age in children born after IVF

S. Koivurova, A.‐L. Hartikainen, U. Sovio, M. Gissler, E. Hemminki and M.‐R. Järvelin.

in Human Reproduction

November 2003; p ublished online November 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 7155 words.

BACKGROUND: To examine the long‐term child outcome after IVF until the age of 3 years in Northern Finland, we conducted a population‐based cohort study. METHODS: First, a cohort of 299 IVF...

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The effect of gonadotrophins with differing LH/FSH ratios on the secretion of the various species of inhibin in women receiving IVF

M. Fawzy, R.F. Harrison, P.G. Knight, N. Groome, A. Anderson, W.R. Robertson and A. Lambert.

in Human Reproduction

June 2001; p ublished online June 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 4896 words.

We have measured secretory patterns of inhibin A, B, total α inhibin, pro-αC inhibin and oestradiol in women following pituitary suppression who were randomised into two groups to receive...

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Vascular anatomy of monochorionic placenta in relation to discordant growth and amniotic fluid volume.

R Bajoria.

in Human Reproduction

October 1998; p ublished online October 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 0 words.

The objective of this study was to determine the chorionic plate vascular anatomy of the monochorionic (MC) placenta in relation to the discordance in fetal growth with or without disparity...

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The use of metformin for women with PCOS undergoing IVF treatment

Thomas Tang, Julie Glanville, Nic Orsi, Julian H. Barth and Adam H. Balen.

in Human Reproduction

June 2006; p ublished online February 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 9027 words.

BACKGROUND: Metformin appears to improve reproductive function in some women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). We wished to explore the effect of metformin in women with PCOS undergoing...

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