Success rates and cost of a live birth following fresh assisted reproduction treatment in women aged 45 years and older, Australia 2002-2004.

@article{Sullivan2008SuccessRA,
  title={Success rates and cost of a live birth following fresh assisted reproduction treatment in women aged 45 years and older, Australia 2002-2004.},
  author={Elizabeth Anne Sullivan and Yueping Alex Wang and Michael G. Chapman and Georgina Chambers},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  year={2008},
  volume={23 7},
  pages={1639-43}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to calculate assisted reproductive technology (ART) success rates for fresh autologous and donor cycles in women aged > or = 45 and the resultant cost per live birth. METHODS We performed a retrospective population-based study of 2339 ART cycles conducted in Australia, 2002-2004 to women aged > or = 45 years. The cost-outcome study was performed on fresh autologous treatment cycles. RESULTS There were 1101 fresh autologous cycles initiated in women aged… CONTINUE READING