Use of Acupuncture with IVF- In Vitro Fertilization
Use of Acupuncture before and after embryo transfer
This report describes outcomes for all patients who attended the London Bridge Fertility, Gynecology, and Genetics Center in London over a two-year period and who had acupuncture. In the acupuncture group, positive pregnancy rates/ET were 44.6% comparing favorably with the non-acupuncture historic control group. When they analyzed outcomes in different age groups, they discovered that acupuncture intervention was particularly effective in woman in the 35-39 and the over 40 groups.
"Use of Acupuncture Before and After Embryo Transfer" Nick Dalton-Brewer, David Gillott, Nataly Atalla, Mohamed Menabawey, Pauline Wright, & Alan Thornhill The London Bridge Fertility, Gynaecology and Genetics Centre, London, UK