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Minimising twins in in vitro fertilisation: A modelling study assessing the costs, consequences and cost-utility of elective single versus double embryo transfer over a 20-year time horizon

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Objectives To assess the cumulative costs and consequences of double embryo transfer (DET) or elective single embryo transfer (eSET) in women commencing in vitro fertilisation (IVF) treatment aged 32, 36 and 39 years. Design Microsimulation model. Setting Three assisted reproduction centres in Scotland. Sample A total of 6153 women undergoing treatment at one of three Scottish IVF clinics, between January 1997 and June 2007. Methods A microsimulation model, populated using data inputs derived...

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Scotland, GS More by this author
McLernon, D More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NPEU
McNamee, P More by this author
Harrild, K More by this author
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Journal:
BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Volume:
118
Issue:
9
Pages:
1073-1083
Publication date:
2011-08-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1471-0528
ISSN:
1470-0328
URN:
uuid:ba7b3bf4-1080-48dc-9bcf-3ded1ad7e7fb
Source identifiers:
167738
Local pid:
pubs:167738

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