Effects and effectiveness of heparin in assisted reproduction.

  title={Effects and effectiveness of heparin in assisted reproduction.},
  author={Michael Klaus Bohlmann},
  journal={Journal of reproductive immunology},
  volume={90 1},
Despite significant improvements in treatment protocols and laboratory techniques, the baby take-home rate after assisted reproduction (ART) is disappointing, e.g. 20% in Germany. It is therefore understandable that various approaches are undertaken to improve the pregnancy and delivery rates after IVF and ICSI. Among others, the application of heparin is suggested to avoid implantation failure - partially irrespective of maternal thrombophilia. The applications of heparin for various… CONTINUE READING