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Herzliya Medical Center: IVF Unit

Herzliya Medical Center: IVF Unit

In the right hands, there is hope. For many, welcoming a baby into the world is an effortless experience. But for couples who struggle to get pregnant, the p…
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If DOMA Is Overturned, Will It Be Enough to Protect the Same-sex Family Unit?

If DOMA Is Overturned, Will It Be Enough to Protect the Same-sex Family Unit?
Surrogacy is not cheap and couples using a surrogacy clinic to conceive a child through gestational surrogacy can incur substantial costs. Section 213 of the Code provides some relief from the substantial costs by allowing … For example, if DOMA is …
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Avi Tsafrir, MD Israel, Senior Physician, Reproductive Medicine, IVF unit, Dept of Obstetrics…

Presentation Title: IVF treatment instructions transmitted via the internet: a preliminary experience IVF treatments are ambulatory but intensive and complicated, and often based on self medication according to frequently changing instructions. When based on telephone communication, this method requires intensive labor, and is potentially inconvenient for the patient. Moreover, there is a possible risk of misinterpretation. Therefore, we developed a novel internet-based system for daily transfer of treatment orders during IVF treatments. Using a personal identification code, the patient is able to access the unit’s internet site and access her orders given on the same day. We observe that our patients and team appear to be highly satisfied with the convenience and simplicity this approach offers. Moreover, it provides a reliable record and may reduce the risk of treatment errors
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