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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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The Internet for the medical and scientific community.

M C Simmler and P Dessen.

in MHR: Basic science of reproductive medicine

July 1998; p ublished online July 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 0 words.

With the explosion of data coming out from the international scientific community, researchers can now locate and manipulate data of interest quickly and easily on the Internet. The scope...

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The prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome in a community sample assessed under contrasting diagnostic criteria

Wendy A. March, Vivienne M. Moore, Kristyn J. Willson, David I.W. Phillips, Robert J. Norman and Michael J. Davies.

in Human Reproduction

February 2010; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 5599 words.

BACKGROUND

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is considered to be the most common endocrine disorder in women of reproductive age, yet debate over appropriate...

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Community pharmacy supply of emergency hormonal contraception: a structured literature review of international evidence

C. Anderson and A. Blenkinsopp.

in Human Reproduction

January 2006; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 11471 words.

BACKGROUND: We could find no previous published review of the evidence relating to pharmacy supply of emergency hormonal contraception (EHC). Our objectives were to review, summarize and...

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Prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome in women in China: a large community-based study

Rong Li, Qiufang Zhang, Dongzi Yang, Shangwei Li, Shulan Lu, Xiaoke Wu, Zhaolian Wei, Xueru Song, Xiuxia Wang, Shuxin Fu, Jinfang Lin, Yimin Zhu, Yong Jiang, Huai L. Feng and Jie Qiao.

in Human Reproduction

September 2013; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 4559 words.

STUDY QUESTION

What is the prevalence of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in Han Chinese women from different communities?

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Sleep disturbances in a community-based sample of women with polycystic ovary syndrome

L.J. Moran, W.A. March, M.J. Whitrow, L.C. Giles, M.J. Davies and V.M. Moore.

in Human Reproduction

February 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 4383 words.

STUDY QUESTION

Is there an excess of sleep disturbances in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in a community-based sample?

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In vitro fertilization and ovarian malignancies: potential implications for the individual patient and for the community

Paolo Vercellini, Edgardo Somigliana, Fabio Parazzini, Laura Buggio, Giorgio Bolis and Luigi Fedele.

in Human Reproduction

September 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 1238 words.

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Reply: In vitro fertilization and ovarian malignancies: potential implications for the individual patient and for the community

F.E. van Leeuwen, T.M. Mooij and C.W. Burger.

in Human Reproduction

September 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 456 words.

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Reproductive Hormone Levels Predict Changes in Frailty Status in Community-Dwelling Older Men: European Male Ageing Study Prospective Data

Agnieszka Swiecicka, Robert J A H Eendebak, Mark Lunt, Terence W O’Neill, György Bartfai, Felipe F Casanueva, Gianni Forti, Aleksander Giwercman, Thang S Han, Jolanta Slowikowska-Hilczer, Michael E J Lean, Neil Pendleton, Margus Punab, Dirk Vanderschueren, Ilpo T Huhtaniemi, Frederick C W Wu and Martin K Rutter.

in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism

P ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Clinical Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Medical Oncology; Reproductive Medicine. 6142 words.

Abstract

Context

Clinical sequelae of androgen deficiency share common features with frailty. Evidence supporting...

Intrafamilial sperm donation: ethical questions and concerns

Nikos Nikolettos, Byron Asimakopoulos and Ilias Hatzissabas.

in Human Reproduction

May 2003; p ublished online May 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 3008 words.

Sperm donation seems to be the only solution in cases of negative results with testicular sperm extraction (TESE). However, it implies a genetic dissociation between husband and offspring...

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Motives for parenthood among couples attending a level 3 infertility clinic in the public health sector in South Africa

Silke Dyer, Ntebaleng Mokoena, Johannes Maritz and Zephne van der Spuy.

in Human Reproduction

February 2008; p ublished online December 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 4326 words.

BACKGROUND

Most African countries are pronatalistic with high total fertility rates and a low prevalence of voluntary childlessness. At present, limited...

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‘You are a man because you have children’: experiences, reproductive health knowledge and treatment‐seeking behaviour among men suffering from couple infertility in South Africa

S.J. Dyer, N. Abrahams, N.E. Mokoena and Z.M. van der Spuy.

in Human Reproduction

April 2004; p ublished online April 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 7416 words.

BACKGROUND: In Africa, infertility traditionally has been viewed as a female problem. This study explores reproductive health knowledge, health‐seeking behaviour and experiences related to...

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`Men leave me as I cannot have children': women's experiences with involuntary childlessness

S.J. Dyer, N. Abrahams, M. Hoffman and Z.M. van der Spuy.

in Human Reproduction

June 2002; p ublished online June 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 4842 words.

BACKGROUND: This study explores the concerns and experiences related to involuntary childlessness of infertile women living in a diverse cultural urban community in South Africa. METHODS:...

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The need for interaction between assisted reproduction technology and genetics: recommendations of the European Societies of Human Genetics and Human Reproduction and Embryology*

in Human Reproduction

P ublished online June 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 1693 words.

Infertility and reproductive genetic risk are both increasing in our societies because of lifestyle changes and possibly environmental factors. Owing to the magnitude of the problem, they...

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IVF with preimplantation genetic screening, a promising new treatment with unexpectedly negative health outcomes: the Hippocratic role of Data Monitoring Committees

Willem M. Ankum, Johannes B. Reitsma and Martin Offringa.

in Human Reproduction

January 2008; p ublished online November 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 1390 words.

A recently published randomized controlled trial showed preimplantation genetic screening (PGS) as part of an IVF programme to reduce ongoing pregnancy rates by 1/3 in comparison to the...

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The IVF league tables: time for a reality check

Khaldoun Sharif and Masoud Afnan.

in Human Reproduction

March 2003; p ublished online March 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 1539 words.

In many countries the reported results of the different IVF clinics are published nationally by the relevant regulatory bodies, such as the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority in...

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Safety issues in assisted reproduction technology

Raymond D. Lambert.

in Human Reproduction

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 4382 words.

Neurological sequelae and multiple birth defects have been observed in children conceived by IVF and ICSI. Multiple pregnancy is the most important risk factor. These health problems...

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Coming soon to your clinic: patient-friendly ART

Guido Pennings and Willem Ombelet.

in Human Reproduction

August 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 4060 words.

The current practice in medically assisted reproduction is still too exclusively focused on effectiveness and success rates. This has a number of considerable, and more importantly,...

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Gender preferences and demand for preconception sex selection: a survey among pregnant women in Pakistan

F. Zubair, E. Dahl, S. Sher Shah, M. Ahmed and B. Brosig.

in Human Reproduction

P ublished online October 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 3326 words.

BACKGROUND: In its recent report ‘Human Reproductive Technologies and the Law’, the House of Commons’ Select Committee on Science and Technology called for greater efforts to establish the...

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Euploidy rates in donor egg cycles significantly differ between fertility centers

S. Munné, M. Alikani, L. Ribustello, P. Colls, Pedro A. Martínez-Ortiz and D.H. McCulloh.

in Human Reproduction

April 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 5027 words.

Abstract

STUDY QUESTION

Do external factors affect euploidy in egg donor cycles?

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Testicular microbiome in azoospermic men—first evidence of the impact of an altered microenvironment

Massimo Alfano, Roberto Ferrarese, Irene Locatelli, Eugenio Ventimiglia, Silvia Ippolito, Pierangela Gallina, Daniela Cesana, Filippo Canducci, Luca Pagliardini, Paola Viganò, Massimo Clementi, Manuela Nebuloni, Francesco Montorsi and Andrea Salonia.

in Human Reproduction

July 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 2690 words.

Abstract

STUDY QUESTION

Given the relevant role of the extracellular microenvironment in regulating tissue...