Impact of a restriction in the number of embryos transferred on the multiple pregnancy rate
De Neubourg, Diane × Gerris, Jan Van Royen, Eric Mangelschots, Kathelijne Vercruyssen, Miet #
European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology vol:124 issue:2 pages:212-5
To study the impact of the introduction of reimbursement of in vitro fertilization (IVF)/intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) laboratory costs in Belgium which is linked to an embryo transfer strategy leading to prevention of multiple pregnancies. The impact on the incidence of multiple and twin pregnancy rate as well as on ongoing pregnancy rate in our centre is calculated.