The impact of the new Turkish regulation, imposing single embryo transfer after assisted reproduction technology, on neonatal intensive care unit utilization: a single center experience

Guzoglu N., Kanmaz H. G. , Dilli D., Uras N., Erdeve O., Dilmen U.

HUMAN REPRODUCTION, vol.27, no.8, pp.2384-2388, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/humrep/des171
  • Title of Journal : HUMAN REPRODUCTION
  • Page Numbers: pp.2384-2388


IVF has become an efficient and widely used treatment for infertile couples, however, it is responsible for an increasing number of multifetal pregnancies and adverse neonatal outcomes. This study aimed to assess a health service utilization in one neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), as a response to the 2010 Turkish reproductive regulation requiring single embryo transfer (SET).