Multiple-birth risk associated with IVF and extended embryo culture: USA, 2001.

BACKGROUND Multiple births are associated with serious adverse infant and maternal outcomes. The objective of this study was to assess the multiple-birth risk (MBR) associated with IVF and determine whether the risk is impacted by stage of embryo development at transfer. METHODS A population-based sample of 50 819 IVF transfers utilizing day 3 or day 5… CONTINUE READING