Acupuncture, ART & IVF research

Research into ART & IVF

Dieterle S, Ying, G, Hatzmann W & Neuer A (2006) Effect of acupuncture on the outcome of IVF and ICSI: a randomized, prospective, controlled clinical study Fertility & Sterility 85:1347-1351

Emmons S.L & Patton, P (2000) Acupuncture treatment for women undergoing ICSI Medical Acupuncture 12(2): 18-20

Johnson D (2006) Acupuncture prior to and at embryo transfer in an assisted conception unit – A case series Acupuncture in Medicine 24(1): 23-28

Magarelli P.C, Cridennda, D.K & Cohen M (2004) Acupuncture & good prognosis IVF patients: synergy American Society for Reproductive Medicine Annual Meeting Philadelphia

Magarelli P.C & Cridennda, D.K (2004) Acupuncture & IVF poor responders: a cure? Fertility & Sterility 81 (Apr): Supp;

Paulus W.E, Zhang MM, Strehler E, El-Danasouri I & Sterzik K (2002) influence on the pregnancy rate in patients who undergo assisted reproduction therapy Fertility & Sterility 77(4): 721-4

Quintero R, Yu W, Horn B, Ni D.S, Schifrin B & Acacio B (2004) A randomized, controlled, double-blind, crossover study evaluating acupuncture as an adjunct to IVF Fertility & Sterility 81(suppl 3): 11-?

Smith C Coyle M & Norman J.R (2006) Influence of acupuncture stimulation on pregnancy rates for women undergoing embryo transfer Fertility & Sterility 85:1352-8

Stener-Victorin E, Waldenstrom U, Andersson SA & Wikland M (1996) Reduction of blood flow impedance in the uterine arteries of infertile women with electro-acupuncture Human Reproduction 11:1314-1317

Westergaard LG, Mao Q, Krogslund M Sandrini S, Lenz S & Grinsted J (2006) Acupuncture on the day of embryo transfer significantly improves the reproductive outcome in infertile women: a prospective, randomized trial Fertility & Sterility 85:1341-6

Zhang M, Huang G, Lu F (2203) Effect of pregnancy rate in embryo transfer and mechanisms: a randomised and control study Chinese Acupuncture & Moxibustion 23(1):3-5 English abstract only