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Assisted reproductive technology: an overview of Cochrane Reviews

  1. Cindy Farquhar1,
  2. Josephine R Rishworth1,
  3. Julie Brown2,*,
  4. Willianne LDM Nelen3,
  5. Jane Marjoribanks1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Menstrual Disorders and Subfertility Group

Published Online: 22 AUG 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 25 JUL 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010537.pub2


How to Cite

Farquhar C, Rishworth JR, Brown J, Nelen WLDM, Marjoribanks J. Assisted reproductive technology: an overview of Cochrane Reviews. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD010537. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010537.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Auckland, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Auckland, New Zealand

  2. 2

    University of Auckland, The Liggins Instiute and Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Auckland, New Zealand

  3. 3

    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, Netherlands

*Julie Brown, The Liggins Instiute and Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Auckland, FMHS, Auckland, New Zealand. j.brown@auckland.ac.nz.

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  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 22 AUG 2013

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Zhu 2013