East Africa: First Public Fertility Hospital to Open Next Year

[Nation] Women with infertility problems in East Africa will soon benefit from the first ever public hospital to offer in vitro fertilisation (IVF) services in the region.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - Category: African Health Source Type: news

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In this study, our aim was to determine which factor is more correlated with the number of oocytes retrieved in patients with endometrioma compared with controls undergoing in vitro fertilisation-intracytoplasmic sperm injection (IVF-ICSI) cycles: antral follicle count (AFC) or anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH). A total of 60 women with endometrioma and a control population of 60 women without endometrioma in the same period were randomly selected underwent the injection IVF-ICSI treatment. No significant differences were found between the groups in terms of age (28.78 ± 3.49 vs. 29.52 ±&...
Source: Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology - Category: OBGYN Tags: J Obstet Gynaecol Source Type: research
Condition:   Infertility Interventions:   Behavioral: PreLiFe-programme;   Behavioral: Attention Control Programme Sponsors:   Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven;   Research Foundation Flanders;   KU Leuven;   University Hospital, Antwerp Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
We describe, to our knowledge, the first case worldwide of livebirth following uterine transplantation from a deceased donor in a patient with MRKH syndrome. The results establish proof-of-concept for treating uterine infertility by transplantation from a deceased donor, opening a path to healthy pregnancy for all women with uterine factor infertility, without need of living donors or live donor surgery.FundingFundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo and Hospital das Clínicas, University of São Paulo, Brazil.
Source: The Lancet - Category: General Medicine Source Type: research
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Source: BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology - Category: OBGYN Authors: Tags: Commentary Source Type: research
ConclusionThe CV method holds promise for eliciting the value of interventions, such as fertility treatment, that have significant health and non-health outcomes. Survey instruments that prevent starting point bias are essential. Comparing the results of CV methods to other value elicitation methods is needed to confirm convergent validity.
Source: Applied Health Economics and Health Policy - Category: Health Management Source Type: research
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