An audit of the obstetric outcome of 148 consecutive pregnancies from assisted conception : implications for neonatal services.
Objective To assess the outcome of pregnancy following assisted conception.
Design Cohort descriptive study.
Setting Unit of Reproductive Medicine, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School.
Subjects One hundred and forty-eight consecutive assisted conceptions.
Main outcome measures Patient characteristics and outcome of pregnancy.
Results Seventy-nine percent of mothers were aged between 26 and 35 years (mean 31.4).
The main causes of infertility were tubal (48%), unexplained (35%), anovulatory (8%) and male factor (8%). Primary infertility accounted for 61% of cases and 82% of pregnancies occurred within 3 treatment cycles.
Thirty-five (24%) pregnancies miscarried before 14 weeks and 7 (5%) between 15 and 24 weeks gestation.
Mots-clés Pascal : Evolution, Etude cohorte, Gestation, Procréation assistée, Homme, Fréquence, Complication, Service santé, Néonatologie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Evolution, Cohort study, Pregnancy, Assisted procreation, Human, Frequency, Complication, Health service, Neonatology
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Cote : 93-0632361
Code Inist : 002B20A04. Création : 199406.