Research

Doctors at Mayo Clinic take part in research to develop and refine infertility treatments. Current areas of research include assisted reproductive technology and gaining an understanding of how common gynecological disorders, such as uterine fibroids and endometriosis, affect fertility.

Publications

See a list of publications about infertility treatments and infertility as it relates to other conditions by Mayo Clinic doctors on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Aug. 02, 2016
References
  1. Infertility: An overview — A guide for patients. American Society for Reproductive Medicine. http://www.asrm.org/uploadedFiles/ASRM_Content/Resources/Patient_Resources/Fact_Sheets_and_Info_Booklets/infertility_overview.pdf. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  2. Infertility FAQs. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. http://www.cdc.gov/reproductivehealth/Infertility. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  3. Infertility. Merck Manual Consumer Version. https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/women-s-health-issues/infertility/overview-of-infertility. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  4. Frequently asked questions. Gynecologic problems FAQ137. Treating infertility. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. http://www.acog.org/~/media/For%20Patients/faq137.pdf?dmc=1&ts=20130521T1023327144. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  5. Frequently asked questions. Gynecologic problems FAQ138. Evaluating infertility. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. http://www.acog.org/~/media/For%20Patients/faq136.pdf?dmc=1&ts=20130521T1027034009. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  6. Infertility: Frequently asked questions. National Women's Health Information Center. http://www.womenshealth.gov/publications/our-publications/fact-sheet/infertility.pdf. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  7. Assisted reproductive technologies: A guide for patients. American Society for Reproductive Medicine. http://www.asrm.org/FactSheetsandBooklets/. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  8. Kuohung W, et al. Overview of infertility. http://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  9. Kuohung W, et al. Causes of female infertility. http://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  10. Swerdloff RS, et al. Causes of male infertility. http://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  11. Kuohung W, et al. Evaluation of female infertility. http://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  12. Swerdloff RS, et al. Evaluation of male infertility. http://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  13. Kuohung W, et al. Overview of treatment of female infertility. http://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  14. Wang C, et al. Treatment of male infertility. http://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  15. Hornstein MD, et al. Optimizing natural fertility in couples planning pregnancy. http://www.uptodate.com/home. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  16. What is assisted reproductive technology? Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. http://www.cdc.gov/art/whatis.html. Accessed May 23, 2016.
  17. Trost LD (expert opinion). Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. June 16, 2016.
  18. Jensen JR (expert opinion). Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. June 24, 2016.
  19. Cook AJ. Allscripts EPSi. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. March 28, 2016.