Acupuncture Treatment Versus Non-acupuncture During IVF
Follicular phase acupuncture applied for infertile PCOS patients underwent IVF to evaluate
the effect of acupuncture on anti-mullerian hormone (AMH) and the effect on assisted
reproduction outcome. It applied at certain acupoints according to the principles of
traditional Chinese medicine.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment
Clinical pregnancy rate.
Ying Gao, Ph.D., M.D.
Assisted Reproduction Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology
China: Ethics Committee