Temporal trends in sperm count: a systematic review and meta-regression analysis.

@article{Levine2017TemporalTI,
  title={Temporal trends in sperm count: a systematic review and meta-regression analysis.},
  author={Hagai Levine and Niels J\orgensen and Anderson Joel Martino-Andrade and Jaime Mendiola and Dan Weksler-Derri and Irina Mindlis and Rachel Pinotti and Shanna Helen Swan},
  journal={Human reproduction update},
  year={2017},
  volume={23 6},
  pages={
          646-659
        }
}
BACKGROUND Reported declines in sperm counts remain controversial today and recent trends are unknown. A definitive meta-analysis is critical given the predictive value of sperm count for fertility, morbidity and mortality. OBJECTIVE AND RATIONALE To provide a systematic review and meta-regression analysis of recent trends in sperm counts as measured by sperm concentration (SC) and total sperm count (TSC), and their modification by fertility and geographic group. SEARCH METHODS PubMed… CONTINUE READING
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