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Research Studies - Acupuncture for Fertility

Effects of acupuncture on rates of pregnancy and live birth among women undergoing in vitro fertilisation: systematic review and meta-analysis

Eric Manheimer, Grant Zhang, Laurence Udoff, Aviad Haramati, Patricia Langenberg, Brian M Berman, and Lex M Bouter

Reduction of blood flow impedance in the uterine arteries of infertile women with electroacupuncture 

Elisabet Stener-Victorin, Urban Waldenström, Sven A. Andersson and Matts Wikland

Acupuncture Normalizes Dysfunction of Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Ovarian Axis

Bo-Ying Chen M.D., Professor of Neurobiology

Role of acupucture in the treatment of female infertility

Raymond Chang, M.D., The Institute of East-West Medicine, The Department of Internal Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University. Pak H. Chung, M.D., The Department of Internal Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University. Zev Rosenwaks, M.D., The Center for Reproductive Medicine and Infertility


Research Studies - Acupuncture and In Vitro Fertilization

Influence of acupuncture on the pregnancy rate in patients who undergo assisted reproduction therapy

Wolfgang E. Paulus, M.D., Department of Reproductive Medicine, Christian-Lauritzen-Institut. Mingmin Zhang, M.D., Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical University, Wuhan, People’s Republic of China. Erwin Strehler, M.D., Department of Reproductive Medicine, Christian-Lauritzen-Institut. Imam El-Danasouri, Ph.D., Department of Reproductive Medicine, Christian-Lauritzen-Institut. and Karl Sterzik, M.D. Department of Reproductive Medicine, Christian-Lauritzen-Institut

Influence of acupuncture stimulation on pregnancy rates for women undergoing embryo transfer

Caroline Smith, Ph.D., Meaghan Coyle, B.Hlth.Sc. (Acup.), and Robert J. Norman, M.D.

Effect of acupuncture on the outcome of in vitro fertilization and intracytoplasmic sperm injection: a randomized, prospective, controlled clinical study

Stefan Dieterle, M.D., Gao Ying, M.D., Wolfgang Hatzmann, M.D., and Andreas Neuer, M.D.


Research Studies - Acupuncture and Pregnancy

Effects of acupuncture and stabilising exercises as adjunct to standard treatment in pregnant women with pelvic girdle pain: randomised single blind controlled trial

Helen Elden, Lars Ladfors, Monika Fagevik Olsen, Hans-Christian Ostgaard, and Henrik Hagberg

Acupuncture for Depression During Pregnancy: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Manber, Rachel PhD; Schnyer, Rosa N. DAOM, LAc; Lyell, Deirdre MD; Chambers, Andrea S. PhD; Caughey, Aaron B. MD, PhD; Druzin, Maurice MD; Carlyle, Erin MS; Celio, Christine MS; Gress, Jenna L. BA; Huang, Mary I. MS; Kalista, Tasha MA; Martin-Okada, Robin BS; Allen, John J. B. PhD

             (Additional Commentary, Stanford School of Medicine)

Acupuncture To Treat Nausea and Vomiting in Early Pregnancy: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Caroline Smith PhD, MSc, BSc, Lic Ac1, Caroline Crowther MD, Justin Beilby MBBS

A randomized controlled trial of acupuncture for initiation of labor in nulliparous women

Terry C. Harper, Remy R. Coeytaux, MD, PhD, Wunian Chen, Kathryn Campbell, Jay S. Kaufman, Kenneth J. Moise, Jr and John M. Thorp, Jr

Moxibustion for Correction of Breech Presentation

Francesco Cardini, MD, Huang Weixin, MD