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A mild treatment strategy for in-vitro fertilisation: a randomised non-inferiority trial

Heijnen, Esther M. E. W., Eijkemans, Marinus J. C., De Klerk, Cora, Polinder, Suzanne, Beckers, Nicole G. M., Klinkert, Ellen R., Broekmans, Frank J., Passchier, Jan, Te Velde, Egbert R., Macklon, Nick S. and Fauser, Bart C. J. M. (2007) A mild treatment strategy for in-vitro fertilisation: a randomised non-inferiority trial The Lancet, 369, (9563), pp. 743-749. (PMID:18491824).

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Over 1 year of treatment, cumulative rates of term livebirths and patients' discomfort are much the same for mild ovarian stimulation with single embryos transferred and for standard stimulation with two embryos transferred. However, a mild IVF treatment protocol can substantially reduce multiple pregnancy rates and overall costs.

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Published date: 3 March 2007
Organisations: Dev Origins of Health & Disease


Local EPrints ID: 185471
ISSN: 0140-6736
PURE UUID: 0d605e09-980f-4af1-a64c-d0243ae82185

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Date deposited: 10 May 2011 15:50
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 11:49

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Author: Esther M. E. W. Heijnen
Author: Marinus J. C. Eijkemans
Author: Cora De Klerk
Author: Suzanne Polinder
Author: Nicole G. M. Beckers
Author: Ellen R. Klinkert
Author: Frank J. Broekmans
Author: Jan Passchier
Author: Egbert R. Te Velde
Author: Nick S. Macklon
Author: Bart C. J. M. Fauser

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