Debating Elective Single Embryo Transfer after in vitro Fertilization: A Plea for a Context-Sensitive Approach

@inproceedings{Ezugwu2015DebatingES,
  title={Debating Elective Single Embryo Transfer after in vitro Fertilization: A Plea for a Context-Sensitive Approach},
  author={EC Ezugwu and Simone van der Burg},
  booktitle={Annals of medical and health sciences research},
  year={2015}
}
The number of embryos transferred after in vitro fertilization (IVF) have been a topic of debate for over a decade now. Due to the risk associated with multiple pregnancy, there has been a global effort at reducing the multiple pregnancy rates to a minimum while maintaining an acceptable level of successful IVF pregnancy rate. Elective single embryo transfer (eSET) is advocated in most European countries. In Belgium and Sweden, eSET is mandatory for couples with a good prognosis. However… CONTINUE READING

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