Acupuncture and Chinese herbal treatment for women undergoing intrauterine insemination

  title={Acupuncture and Chinese herbal treatment for women undergoing intrauterine insemination},
  author={Keren Sela and Ofer Lehavi and Amnon Buchan and Karin Kedar-Shalem and Haim Yavetz and Shahar Lev-Ari},
  journal={European Journal of Integrative Medicine},
Aim: To assess the effect of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM, acupuncture and medicinal herbs) as a therapeutic adjuvant to ovulation induction with intrauterine insemination (IUI) procedures and evaluate its contribution to pregnancy and “take-home baby” rates. Materials and methods: A comparative retrospective study was carried out in a university – affiliated municipal hospital. All women undergoing artificialinseminationbydonorspermatozoa(AID… Expand
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