Fertility Acupuncture Research

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Michigan Integrative Medicine has compiled together a list of fertility acupuncture studies and research documents to help better understand the effectiveness of fertility acupuncture.

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

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

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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

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Acupuncture Normalizes Dysfunction of Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Ovarian Axis

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

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Improvement of IVF Outcomes by Acupuncture: Are egg and embryo qualities involved

Paul C. Magarelli, M.D., Ph.D., Diane Cridennda, L.Ac.,  Mel Cohen, MBA, Reproductive Medicine & Fertility Center, Colorado Springs, CO, East Winds Acupuncture, Colorado Springs, CO

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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.