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W P Martins, C V R Vieira, D M Teixeira, M A P Barbosa, L A Dassunção, C O Nastri
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the efficacy and safety of monitoring controlled ovarian stimulation (COS) using ultrasonography. METHODS: We performed a search in April 2013 for randomized controlled trials (RCTs). Studies that compared different methods for monitoring COS, including ultrasound assessment of follicles (alone or combined with hormonal assessment), in at least one group were considered eligible. RESULTS: The search retrieved 1515 records, six of which were eligible...
January 2014: Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology
Aarathi Cholkeri-Singh, Kirsten J Sasaki
Hysteroscopy is widely performed in infertile women. A review of peer-reviewed, published literature from the PubMed database on uterine intracavitary pathology, proximal tubal occlusion, failed in vitro fertilization procedures, and first trimester miscarriages of infertile women was performed to examine the importance, feasibility, and success rates of diagnostic and operative hysteroscopy when evaluating and treating these conditions.
March 2015: Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology
S Seshadri, M Khalil, A Osman, A Clough, K Jayaprakasan, Y Khalaf
Saline infusion sonography (SIS) has become a valuable diagnostic modality in gynaecology over the last three decades. SIS is now commonly employed for detailed evaluation of the uterine cavity as part of pre-treatment assessment in infertile women. The objective of this paper is review the scientific literature on SIS in infertility. Medline, Ovid and Cochrane databases were searched for relevant articles. The indications, technical aspects and the potential advantages of SIS are discussed. The efficacy and sensitivity of SIS are compared to hysteroscopy in the evaluation of uterine polyps, fibroids, intrauterine adhesions and uterine anomalies...
February 2015: European Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology
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