Incidence of pulmonary and venous thromboembolism in pregnancies after in vitro fertilisation: cross sectional study
Source: BMJ Area: News The British Medical Journal has featured a cross-sectional study aimed at estimating the risk of pulmonary embolism and venous thromboembolism in pregnant women after in vitro fertilisation (IVF). Data from 23,498 women who had given birth after IVF between 1990 and 2008 (in Sweden), and 116,960 individually matched women with natural pregnancies were evaluated. The primary outcomes assessed were risk of pulmonary embolism and venous thromboembolism (identified by linkage to the Swedish national patient register) during the whole pregnancy and by trimester. The researchers reported that:...
Source: NeLM - News - January 16, 2013 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news
Nigeria: Luth Reintroduces in-Vitro Fertilisation Clinic
[Daily Trust]The Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) would reintroduce its In-Vitro Fertilisation Clinic in 2013 to assist women seeking conception. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 4, 2013 Category: African Health Source Type: news