Search for dissertations about: "tubal surgery"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the words tubal surgery.

  1. 1. Economic aspects of infertility treatment

    Author : Maria Granberg; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : ART; health economy; financing; willingness to pay; cost; cost effectiveness; infertility treatment; IVF; ICSI; donor insemination; polycystic ovary syndrome PCOS ; tubal surgery;

    Abstract : Background: With the expansion of IVF into general clinical practise during the 1980's and 1990's, the interest to identify and compare costs of different infertility treatments increased and, in many countries there is an ongoing debate about whether or not in vitro fertilisation (IVF) and other assisted reproductive techniques (ART) should be covered by national health insurance schemes. Objective: The aim of the present study was to examine aspects of cost in relation to effectiveness and benefits of infertility treatment, with particular emphasis on in-vitro fertilisation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Factors of importance for the outcome of IVF-treatment in women with tubal infertility

    Author : György Csemiczsky; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; In vitro fertilization; grade of tubal damage; extent of reconsructive surgery; E2; P4; prognostic factors; ovarian failure; endometrium; implantation.;

    Abstract : In vitro fertilization embryo transfer (IVF-ET) is a well established infertility treatment caused by damage of the fallopian tube, which is one of the largest diagnostic categories in most IVF programs. This study evaluates factors of importance for the outcome of IVF-treatment: age, tubal damage grade, extent of recontructive surgery, endocrine ovarian function and endometrial development. READ MORE

  3. 3. Go with the flow : to facilitate learning in laparoscopic gynecology

    Author : Liv Ahlborg; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Background. Education in medicine, particularly in surgical disciplines, is crucial since it affects patient safety. The learning process is dependent on individual abilities, prior knowledge and the learning environment. Evidence of simulators’ positive impact on actual laparoscopic performance is mounting. READ MORE

  4. 4. Retograde migration of starch particles in the female genital tract

    Author : Anette Sjösten; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Gloves; glove-powder; starch particles; post-operative adhesions; vaginal examination; endometriosis; cell-culture; SCID-mice.;

    Abstract : Tubal and pelvic adhesions are a major cause of female infertility in humans. The majority of postoperative intra-abdominal adhesions result from the presence of ischaemic tissue within the abdominal cavity. These precipitate an inflammatory vascular response from neighbouring healthy tissue. READ MORE