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Misoprostol prior to hysteroscopy in premenopausal and post-menopausal women. A systematic review and meta-analysis
Although several randomized controlled trials (RCTs) have examined the effect of misoprostol prior to hysteroscopy for cervical dilatation, no solid conclusion has been reached. We therefore set out to perform a meta-analysis ...
Publication bias in reproductive medicine: from the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology annual meeting to publication
Background: Treatment decisions should ideally be based on well-designed randomized controlled trials (RCTs). Here we determine the rate of full publication of RCTs presented at annual meetings of the European Society of ...
Intraperitoneal Dissemination of Endometrial Cancer Cells After Hysteroscopy A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Introduction: Hysteroscopy is a diagnostic procedure with a high accuracy in diagnosing endometrial cancer. Because of the increase of intrauterine pressure during distention media inflation, several retrospective studies ...
Obstetric outcomes after treatment of periodontal disease during pregnancy: systematic review and meta-analysis
Objective To examine whether treatment of periodontal disease with scaling and root planing during pregnancy is associated with a reduction in the preterm birth rate. Design Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised ...
Vaginal progesterone gel for luteal phase support in IVF/ICSI cycles: a meta-analysis
Objective: To investigate whether vaginal progesterone gel may result in similar or higher pregnancy rates compared with all other vaginal progesterone forms when used for luteal-phase support. Design: Meta-analysis of ...
Soluble fms-Like Tyrosine Kinase-1 (sFlt-1) and Serum Placental Growth Factor (PlGF) as Biomarkers for Ectopic Pregnancy and Missed Abortion
Context: Diagnosis of early pregnancy failure is hampered by the lack of reliable serological markers. Objective: We assessed whether a single serum measurement of placental growth factor (PlGF) and the soluble Flt-1 ...