Endometrial scratching in women with implantation failure after a first IVF/ICSI cycle; does it lead to a higher live birth rate? The SCRaTCH study: a randomized controlled trial (NTR 5342)

N. E. van Hoogenhuijze*, H. L. Torrance, F. Mol, J. S. E. Laven, E. Scheenjes, M. A. F. Traas, C. Janssen, B. Cohlen, G. Teklenburg, J. P. de Bruin, R. van Oppenraaij, J. W. M. Maas, E. Moll, K. Fleischer, M. H. van Hooff, C. de Koning, A. Cantineau, C. B. Lambalk, M. Verberg, M. NijsA. P. Manger, M. van Rumste, L. F. van der Voet, A. Preys-Bosman, J. Visser, E. Brinkhuis, J. E. den Hartog, A. Sluijmer, F. W. Jansen, W. Hermes, M. L. Bandell, M. J. Pelinck, J. van Disseldorp, M. van Wely, J. Smeenk, Q. D. Pieterse, J. C. Boxmeer, E. R. Groenewoud, M. J. C. Eijkemans, J. C. Kasius, F. J. M. Broekmans

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Original languageEnglish
Article number47
Number of pages7
JournalBMC Women's Health
Volume17
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 21 Jul 2017

Keywords

  • Endometrial injury
  • Endometrial scratching
  • Endometrial scratch
  • In vitro fertilization
  • Intracytoplasmic sperm injection
  • IVF
  • ICSI
  • Implantation failure
  • ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNOLOGY
  • IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION
  • LOCAL INJURY
  • PREGNANCY RATE
  • SPERM INJECTION
  • ESHRE

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van Hoogenhuijze, N. E., Torrance, H. L., Mol, F., Laven, J. S. E., Scheenjes, E., Traas, M. A. F., Janssen, C., Cohlen, B., Teklenburg, G., de Bruin, J. P., van Oppenraaij, R., Maas, J. W. M., Moll, E., Fleischer, K., van Hooff, M. H., de Koning, C., Cantineau, A., Lambalk, C. B., Verberg, M., ... Broekmans, F. J. M. (2017). Endometrial scratching in women with implantation failure after a first IVF/ICSI cycle; does it lead to a higher live birth rate? The SCRaTCH study: a randomized controlled trial (NTR 5342). BMC Women's Health, 17, [47]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12905-017-0378-y