May 2014

Introduction: Choosing the main outcome of an infertility trial is harder than you think
Richard S. Legro, Xiaoke Wu Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1201-1202
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Ongoing pregnancy qualifies best as the primary outcome measure of choice in trials in reproductive medicine: an opinion paper
Miriam Braakhekke, Esme I. Kamphuis, Eline A. Dancet, Femke Mol, Fulco van der Veen, Ben W. Mol Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1203–1204
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Live birth is the correct outcome for clinical trials evaluating therapy for the infertile couple
Kurt T. Barnhart Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1205–1208
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Infertility trial outcomes: healthy moms and babies
Robert Silver Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1209–1216
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Outcomes from infancy to adulthood after assisted reproductive technology
Seetha Shankaran Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1217–1221
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Evidence is king, but reader beware: the misinterpretation of studies
Mark Sigman Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1222–1223
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The Affordable Care Act: early implications for fertility medicine
Kate Devine, Robert J. Stillman, Alan H. DeCherney Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1224–1227
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First clinical uterus transplantation trial: a six-month report
Mats Brännström, Liza Johannesson, Pernilla Dahm-Kähler, Anders Enskog, Johan Mölne, Niclas Kvarnström, Cesar Diaz-Garcia, Ash Hanafy, Cecilia Lundmark, Janusz Marcickiewicz, Markus Gäbel, Klaus Groth, Randa Akouri, Saskia Eklind, Jan Holgersson, Andreas Tzakis, Michael Olausson Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1228–1236
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Ovarian tissue cryopreservation: a committee opinion
The Practice Committee of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1237–1243
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Uterine transplantation
Ruth M. Farrell, Tommaso Falcone Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1244–1245
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Cystic fibrosis transmembrane regulator mutation and congenital bilateral absence of the vas deferens: a bad combination for successful intracytoplasmic sperm injection outcomes
Ranjith Ramasamy, Larry I. Lipshultz Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1246
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Anabolic steroid abuse: a paradox of manliness
Ajay K. Nangia Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1247
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Does the age of the recipient influence the probability of pregnancy among recipients of oocyte donation?
Richard J. Paulson Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1248–1249
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Next-generation sequencing: the dawn of a new era for preimplantation genetic diagnostics
Dagan Wells Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1250–1251
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Next-generation sequencing: challenges in reproductive genetics
Carmen Rubio Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1252–1253
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An engaging example of translational medicine: the Wnt/β-catenin cellular pathway and pharmacological research in fibroid treatment
José Serna Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1254
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Association of cystic fibrosis transmembrane-conductance regulator gene mutation with negative outcome of intracytoplasmic sperm injection pregnancy in cases of congenital bilateral absence of vas deferens
Shaoming Lu, Yanyi Cui, Xiao Li, Haobo Zhang, Jiaolong Liu, Bin Kong, Feifei Cai, Zi-Jiang Chen et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1255–1260.e1
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Operating characteristics of follicle-stimulating hormone in azoospermic men
Matthew S. Christman, Suzanne R. Gudeman, Justin J. Nork, R. Chanc Walters, James O. L’Esperance, Donald S. Crain et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1261–1265
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Simple circumcision device: proof of concept for a single-visit, adjustable device to facilitate safe adult male circumcision
James M. Hotaling, Laura S. Leddy, Mahum A. Haider, Matthew Mossanen, Michael R. Bailey, Brian MacConaghy, Francis Olson, John N. Krieger et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1266–1270
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Anabolic steroid–induced hypogonadism: diagnosis and treatment
Cyrus D. Rahnema, Larry I. Lipshultz, Lindsey E. Crosnoe, Jason R. Kovac, Edward D. Kim et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1271–1279
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Dairy intake and semen quality among men attending a fertility clinic
Myriam C. Afeiche, Naima D. Bridges, Paige L. Williams, Audrey J. Gaskins, Cigdem Tanrikut, John C. Petrozza, Russ Hauser, Jorge E. Chavarro et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1280–1287.e2
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Effect of preovulatory progesterone elevation and duration of progesterone elevation on the pregnancy rate of frozen–thawed embryo transfer in natural cycles
Vivian Chi Yan Lee, Raymond Hang Wun Li, Joyce Chai, Tracy Wing Yee Yeung, William Shu Biu Yeung, Pak Chung Ho, Ernest Hung Yu Ng et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1288–1293
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Single-embryo transfer of vitrified-warmed blastocysts yields equivalent live-birth rates and improved neonatal outcomes compared with fresh transfers
Tammie K. Roy, Cara K. Bradley, Mark C. Bowman, Steven J. McArthur et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1294–1301.e2
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Cervical mucus removal before embryo transfer in women undergoing in vitro fertilization/intracytoplasmic sperm injection: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
Laurentiu Craciunas, Nikolaos Tsampras, Cheryl Fitzgerald et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1302–1307.e6
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A novel “delayed start” protocol with gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist improves outcomes in poor responders
Hakan Cakmak, Nam D. Tran, A. Musa Zamah, Marcelle I. Cedars, Mitchell P. Rosen et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1308–1314
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Calculating length of gestation from the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology Clinic Outcome Reporting System (SART CORS) database versus vital records may alter reported rates of prematurity
Judy E. Stern, Milton Kotelchuck, Barbara Luke, Eugene Declercq, Howard Cabral, Hafsatou Diop et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1315–1320
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Effects of assisted reproductive technologies on human sex ratio at birth
Walid E. Maalouf, Mina N. Mincheva, Bruce K. Campbell, Ian C.W. Hardy et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1321–1325
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Effect of oocyte donation on pregnancy outcomes in in vitro fertilization twin gestations
Lucky H. Sekhon, Rachel S. Gerber, Andrei Rebarber, Daniel H. Saltzman, Chad K. Klauser, Simi Gupta, Nathan S. Fox et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1326–1330
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Pregnancy outcomes decline in recipients over age 44: an analysis of 27,959 fresh donor oocyte in vitro fertilization cycles from the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology
Jason S. Yeh, Ryan G. Steward, Annie M. Dude, Anish A. Shah, James M. Goldfarb, Suheil J. Muasher et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1331–1336.e1
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Concurrent estrogen action was essential for maximal progestin effect in oral contraceptives
Yukiko Bono, Satoru Kyo, Tohru Kiyono, Yasunari Mizumoto, Mitsuhiro Nakamura, Yoshiko Maida, Masahiro Takakura, Hiroshi Fujiwara et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1337–1343
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Perinatal outcome of twin pregnancies after early transvaginal multifetal pregnancy reduction
Jigal Haas, Ariel Hourvitz, Jehoshua Dor, Shai Elizur, Yoav Yinon, Eran Barzilay, Adrian Shulman et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1344–1348
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Miscarriage chromosome testing: utility of comparative genomic hybridization with reflex microsatellite analysis in preserved miscarriage tissue
Nidhee Mathur, Latrice Triplett, Mary D. Stephenson et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1349–1352
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Increased expression of antimüllerian hormone and its receptor in endometriosis
Patrizia Carrarelli, Ana Luiza Lunardi Rocha, Giuseppe Belmonte, Errico Zupi, Mauricio Simoẽs Abrão, Felice Arcuri, Paola Piomboni, Felice Petraglia et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1353–1358
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Urinary bisphenol A, phthalates, and couple fecundity: the Longitudinal Investigation of Fertility and the Environment (LIFE) Study
Germaine M. Buck Louis, Rajeshwari Sundaram, Anne M. Sweeney, Enrique F. Schisterman, José Maisog, Kurunthachalam Kannan et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1359–1366
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Socioeconomic inequalities in placental vascular resistance: a prospective cohort study
Selma H. Bouthoorn, Frank J. van Lenthe, Romy Gaillard, Albert Hofman, Eric A.P. Steegers, Vincent W.V. Jaddoe, Hein Raat et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1367–1374.e4
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Development and validation of a next-generation sequencing–based protocol for 24-chromosome aneuploidy screening of embryos
Francesco Fiorentino, Anil Biricik, Sara Bono, Letizia Spizzichino, Ettore Cotroneo, Giuliano Cottone, Felix Kokocinski, Claude-Edouard Michel et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1375–1382.e2
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Urinary cytokine and chemokine profiles across the menstrual cycle in healthy reproductive-aged women
Brian W. Whitcomb, Sunni L. Mumford, Neil J. Perkins, Jean Wactawski-Wende, Elizabeth R. Bertone-Johnson, Kristine E. Lynch, Enrique F. Schisterman et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1383–1391.e2
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Diagnostic accuracy of three-dimensional sonohysterography compared with office hysteroscopy and its interrater/intrarater agreement in uterine cavity assessment after hysteroscopic metroplasty
Artur Ludwin, Inga Ludwin, Marek Kudla, Kazimierz Pitynski, Tomasz Banas, Robert Jach, Anna Knafel et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1392–1399.e4
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A retrospective cohort study to evaluate the impact of meaningful weight loss on fertility outcomes in an overweight population with infertility
Jonathan D. Kort, Caitlin Winget, Sun H. Kim, Ruth B. Lathi et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1400–1403
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Cluster analysis of cardiovascular and metabolic risk factors in women of reproductive age
Chii-Ruey Tzeng, Yuan-chin Ivan Chang, Yu-chia Chang, Chia-Woei Wang, Chi-Huang Chen, Ming-I Hsu et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1404–1410.e1
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Dopamine receptor 2 activation inhibits ovarian vascular endothelial growth factor secretion in vitro: implications for treatment of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome with dopamine receptor 2 agonists
Hortensia Ferrero, Carmen M. García-Pascual, Raúl Gómez, Francisco Delgado-Rosas, Omar Cauli, Carlos Simón, Francisco Gaytán, Antonio Pellicer et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1411–1418.e2
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Family-based analysis of adiponectin gene polymorphisms in Chinese Han polycystic ovary syndrome
Wenjuan Zhang, Daimin Wei, Xianchang Sun, Jing Li, Xinyan Yu, Yuhua Shi, Zi-jiang Chen et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1419–1423.e3
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Complete phenotypic and metabolic profiles of a large consecutive cohort of untreated Korean women with polycystic ovary syndrome
Jin Ju Kim, Kyu Ri Hwang, Young Min Choi, Shin Yong Moon, Soo Jin Chae, Chan Woo Park, Hye Ok Kim, Doo Seok Choi, Hyuck Chan Kwon, Byung Moon Kang, Byung Seok Lee, Si Hyun Cho, Tai June Kim, Tak Kim, Min Ju Kim, Hyun Young Park et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1424–1430.e3
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Variability in the components of high-density lipoprotein particles measured in human ovarian follicular fluid: a cross-sectional analysis
Michael S. Bloom, Keewan Kim, Victor Y. Fujimoto, Richard W. Browne et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1431–1440.e5
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Inhibition of canonical WNT signaling attenuates human leiomyoma cell growth
Masanori Ono, Ping Yin, Antonia Navarro, Molly B. Moravek, John S. Coon V, Stacy A. Druschitz, Cara J. Gottardi, Serdar E. Bulun et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1441–1449.e1
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Characterization of a mechanism to inhibit ovarian follicle activation
Sarah J. Barilovits, Kimberly J. Newsom, Justin S. Bickford, Dawn E. Beachy, Alice Rhoton-Vlasak, Harry S. Nick et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1450–1457.e4
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Stimulation of mitochondrial embryo metabolism by dichloroacetic acid in an aged mouse model improves embryo development and viability
Nicole O. McPherson, Deirdre Zander-Fox, Michelle Lane et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1458–1466.e5
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Generation of multi-oocyte follicles in the peripubertal rat ovary: link to the invasive capacity of granulosa cells?
Francisco Gaytán, Concepción Morales, María Manfredi-Lozano, Manuel Tena-Sempere et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1467–1476
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Does stimulation with human gonadotropins and gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist enhance and accelerate the developmental capacity of oocytes in human ovarian tissue xenografted into severe combined immunodeficient mice?
Laura Lotz, Heike Schneider, Janina Hackl, David Wachter, Inge Hoffmann, Roland Jurgons, Matthias W. Beckmann, Ralf Dittrich et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1477–1484.e3
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Nonobese diabetic/severe combined immunodeficient murine xenograft model for human uterine leiomyoma
Guiwen Wang, Hiroshi Ishikawa, Kunizui Sone, Tatsuya Kobayashi, J. Julie Kim, Takeshi Kurita, Makio Shozu et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1485–1492.e3
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Human embryos secrete microRNAs into culture media—a potential biomarker for implantation
Evan M. Rosenbluth, Dawne N. Shelton, Lindsay M. Wells, Amy E.T. Sparks, Bradley J. Van Voorhis et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1493–1500
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Evaluation of the efficacy of laparoscopic resection for the management of exogenous cesarean scar pregnancy
Guangwei Wang, Xiaofei Liu, Fangfang Bi, Lili Yin, Rina Sa, Dandan Wang, Qing Yang et al. Vol 101 | No. 5 | May 2014 | Pages 1501–1507
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