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Effect of Ultrasound Guided Embryo Transfer on Pregnancy Rates (ET)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01810601
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 13, 2013
Last Update Posted : March 26, 2013
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Noha Rabei, Ain Shams Maternity Hospital

Brief Summary:
To assess the effect of transabdominal ultrasound guided embryo transfer on the pregnancy rates versus clinical touch technique

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Infertility Drug: GnRh, HMG, HCG, Progesterone Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
A total of 90 patients undergoing treatment with ICSI were divided into 2 groups: group 1 (45 patients), had ultrasound guided embryo transfer and group 2 (45 patients), underwent embryo transfer using the clinical touch technique

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 90 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effect of Ultrasound Guided Embryo Transfer on Pregnancy Rates
Study Start Date : September 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : August 2011
Actual Study Completion Date : August 2011

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MedlinePlus related topics: Ultrasound

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Ultrasound guided embryo transfer
GnRh, HMG, HCG, Progesterone 45 patients had ultrasound guided embryo transfer during ICSI
Drug: GnRh, HMG, HCG, Progesterone
GnRh analogue (0.05 mg/day), HMG (150-300 iu/day), HCG (5000 iu/day), Progesterone (100 mg/day)

Placebo Comparator: clinical touch technique
GnRh, HMG, HCG, Progesterone 45 patients had embryo transfer using clinical touch technique during ICSI
Drug: GnRh, HMG, HCG, Progesterone
GnRh analogue (0.05 mg/day), HMG (150-300 iu/day), HCG (5000 iu/day), Progesterone (100 mg/day)




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. To assess clinical pregnancy rates after using ultrasound guided embryo transfer [ Time Frame: After December, 2012 ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 39 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age (20-39)
  • Male factor infertility
  • Ovarian factor infertility
  • Unexplained infertility

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Tubal factor infertility
  • Endometriosis
  • FSH > 16 iu/l on cycle day 3
  • Less than 2 embryos grade A
  • Difficult embryo transfer

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Locations
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Egypt
IVF Unit, Ain Shams Maternity Hospital, Ain Shams University
Cairo, Egypt
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ain Shams Maternity Hospital
Investigators
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Study Director: Ahmed R Ammar, MD Ain Shams University

Publications:
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Responsible Party: Noha Rabei, Assistent Professor, Obstet Gynecol, Ain Shams Maternity Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01810601     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: noharabei-1
First Posted: March 13, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 26, 2013
Last Verified: March 2013
Keywords provided by Noha Rabei, Ain Shams Maternity Hospital:
Embryo transfer, transabdominal ultrasound, IVF, ICSI
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Infertility
Genital Diseases, Male
Genital Diseases, Female
Progesterone
Progestins
Hormones
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs