Journal article

Top 10 priorities for future infertility research: an international consensus development study

JMN Duffy, GD Adamson, E Benson, S Bhattacharya, M Bofill, K Brian, B Collura, C Curtis, JLH Evers, RG Farquharson, A Fincham, S Franik, LC Giudice, E Glanville, M Hickey, AW Horne, ML Hull, NP Johnson, V Jordan, Y Khalaf Show all



STUDY QUESTION: Can the priorities for future research in infertility be identified? SUMMARY ANSWER: The top 10 research priorities for the four areas of male infertility, female and unexplained infertility, medically assisted reproduction, and ethics, access, and organization of care for people with fertility problems were identified. WHAT IS KNOWN ALREADY: Many fundamental questions regarding the prevention, management, and consequences of infertility remain unanswered. This is a barrier to improving the care received by those people with fertility problems. STUDY DESIGN, SIZE, DURATION: Potential research questions were collated from an initial international survey, a systematic review of..

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Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council Practitioner Fellowship

Funding Acknowledgements

This research was funded by the Catalyst Fund, Royal Society of New Zealand, Auckland Medical Research Foundation, and Maurice and Phyllis Paykel Trust. The funders had no role in the design and conduct of the study, the collection, management, analysis, or interpretation of data, or manuscript preparation. Ben Mol is supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council Practitioner Fellowship (GNT1082548). Siladitya Bhattacharya was supported by the Auckland Foundation Seelye Travelling Fellowship.