chapter  9
12 Pages

Measuring Safety and Efficiency in In Vitro Fertilization

WithNicole C. Michel, Natalie Shammas, Shima Elbakhit Albasha

In recent years, there has been a marked increase in regulations governing assisted reproduction facilities. Likewise, accrediting bodies have been more stringent in implementing peer-based schemes for improving quality. These circumstances have primarily been brought on by two major influences:

The rapid innovation of assisted reproductive technology (ART)

Ubiquitous media attention to the mishaps that can transpire in in vitro fertilization (IVF) clinics