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Comparing the effectiveness and safety of single-dose versus multiple-dose GnRH agonist for luteal-phase support in patients undergoing IVF/ICSI cycles.

Comparing the effectiveness and safety of single-dose versus multiple-dose GnRH agonist for luteal-phase support in patients undergoing IVF/ICSI cycles.

Posted by on Sep 29, 2022 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study compared the effectiveness and safety of single-dose (DS) versus multiple-dose (MD) GnRH agonist protocol for luteal phase support in patients undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF)/intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) cycles. The data showed that the MD protocol was more effective in increasing the live birth and...

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Evaluating the effect of vitamin D supplementation on in vitro fertilization outcomes

Evaluating the effect of vitamin D supplementation on in vitro fertilization outcomes

Posted by on Sep 17, 2022 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study evaluated the effect of vitamin D supplementation on in vitro fertilization (IVF) outcomes. The data showed that vitamin D supplementation significantly improved the biochemical pregnancy rate in these patients. Some background Infertility is a common problem worldwide. In vitro fertilization (IVF) has improved fertility...

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Evaluating the effects of different antioxidants on the sperm quality and pregnancy rate of male infertility without a clear cause.

Evaluating the effects of different antioxidants on the sperm quality and pregnancy rate of male infertility without a clear cause.

Posted by on Aug 14, 2022 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study evaluated the effects of different antioxidants on sperm quality and the pregnancy rate of male infertility without a clear cause. The data showed that L-Carnitine had the highest probability of being the most effective antioxidant to increase sperm motility (movement) and sperm shape. ω-3 fatty acid had the highest...

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Does vitamin D supplementation affect ovarian reserve markers in women with infertility associated with diminished ovarian reserve?

Does vitamin D supplementation affect ovarian reserve markers in women with infertility associated with diminished ovarian reserve?

Posted by on Jun 1, 2022 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study evaluated the effects of vitamin D supplementation on ovarian reserve markers in women with infertility due to reduced ovarian reserves and vitamin D deficiency. The study showed possible beneficial effects on ovarian reserve markers with vitamin D supplementation in these women. Some background Ovarian reserve refers to the...

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Preparing the uterus for frozen embryo transfer

Preparing the uterus for frozen embryo transfer

Posted by on Nov 14, 2021 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study compared two medication protocols to prepare the uterus for frozen embryo transfer (FET). It found that down-regulation ovulation-induction (DROI) led to higher pregnancy rates than a modified natural cycle (mNC). Some background In vitro fertilization (IVF) is an infertility technique in which eggs are collected and...

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Which type of progesterone support is best for IVF?

Which type of progesterone support is best for IVF?

Posted by on Sep 28, 2021 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study compared progesterone injected under the skin to vaginal progesterone after an embryo transfer. It found that under-the-skin progesterone was just as effective as vaginal progesterone, and led to similar pregnancy rates. Some background In vitro fertilization (IVF) is a common infertility treatment that involves transferring...

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Can a dual trigger shot improve IVF birth rates?

Can a dual trigger shot improve IVF birth rates?

Posted by on Sep 12, 2021 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at whether using two hormone injections to trigger ovulation can improve birth rates from assisted reproductive technology (ART) when all embryos are frozen. It found that cycles with trigger injections of both human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG; Pregnyl) and GnRH agonist (Decapeptyl) had higher birth rates. Some...

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Can progesterone prevent preterm birth?

Can progesterone prevent preterm birth?

Posted by on Aug 15, 2021 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This review looked at the effect of progesterone on pregnancies at risk of preterm labor. It found that progesterone reduces preterm birth for women with a short cervix or previous preterm birth, but not for women carrying twins. Some background Between 5% and 18% of births are preterm. Births earlier than 37 weeks into the pregnancy, 3...

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