John Collins

Summary

Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Global epidemiology of multiple birth
    John Collins
    McMaster University Hamilton Adjunct Clinical Professor, Dalhousie University Halifax, Canada
    Reprod Biomed Online 15:45-52. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint A turbulent arena
    John Collins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Fertil Steril 80:1117-20. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Cost efficiency of reducing multiple births
    John Collins
    McMaster University Hamilton, Adjunct Clinical Professor, Dalhousie University Halifax, Canada
    Reprod Biomed Online 15:35-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Do sperm DNA integrity tests predict pregnancy with in vitro fertilization?
    John A Collins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Fertil Steril 89:823-31. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Stimulated intra-uterine insemination is not a natural choice for the treatment of unexplained subfertility. Current best evidence for the advanced treatment of unexplained subfertility
    John Collins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University, Hamilton and Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    Hum Reprod 18:907-12. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Perimenopausal use of reproductive hormones effects on breast and endometrial cancer
    John A Collins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 29:511-25. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint The play of chance
    John Collins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Fertil Steril 85:1364-7; discussion 1368-70. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Associate editor's commentary: mathematical modelling and clinical prediction
    John A Collins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Hum Reprod 20:2932-4. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk with postmenopausal hormonal treatment
    John A Collins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Hum Reprod Update 11:545-60. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Preimplantation genetic screening in older mothers
    John A Collins
    N Engl J Med 357:61-3. 2007

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Global epidemiology of multiple birth
    John Collins
    McMaster University Hamilton Adjunct Clinical Professor, Dalhousie University Halifax, Canada
    Reprod Biomed Online 15:45-52. 2007
    ..The fall in triplet rates since 2000 is reassuring, but fetal reduction of high order pregnancies may be a factor in rising twin rates. Continuing attention is needed to all possible means of minimizing triplet pregnancies...
  2. ncbi request reprint A turbulent arena
    John Collins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Fertil Steril 80:1117-20. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Cost efficiency of reducing multiple births
    John Collins
    McMaster University Hamilton, Adjunct Clinical Professor, Dalhousie University Halifax, Canada
    Reprod Biomed Online 15:35-9. 2007
    ..The findings have been confirmed by the beneficial outcome of a new health policy in Belgium, which allowed more reimbursement for assisted reproduction cycles in which transfer strategies aimed to reduce multiple birth rates...
  4. ncbi request reprint Do sperm DNA integrity tests predict pregnancy with in vitro fertilization?
    John A Collins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Fertil Steril 89:823-31. 2008
    ..To evaluate the predictive value of sperm DNA integrity tests for pregnancy from in vitro fertilization treatment...
  5. ncbi request reprint Stimulated intra-uterine insemination is not a natural choice for the treatment of unexplained subfertility. Current best evidence for the advanced treatment of unexplained subfertility
    John Collins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University, Hamilton and Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    Hum Reprod 18:907-12. 2003
    ..A large multicentre factorial trial is needed to evaluate the relative value of existing empiric treatments for unexplained infertility...
  6. ncbi request reprint Perimenopausal use of reproductive hormones effects on breast and endometrial cancer
    John A Collins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 29:511-25. 2002
    ..Prescribers and users should take this into account in weighing benefits to ensure that unnecessary risks are avoided...
  7. ncbi request reprint The play of chance
    John Collins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Fertil Steril 85:1364-7; discussion 1368-70. 2006
    ..Thus, when small studies herald new treatment interventions, clinicians might wish to wait until the body of evidence is weighty and consistent enough to be convincing...
  8. ncbi request reprint Associate editor's commentary: mathematical modelling and clinical prediction
    John A Collins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Hum Reprod 20:2932-4. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk with postmenopausal hormonal treatment
    John A Collins
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Hum Reprod Update 11:545-60. 2005
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  10. ncbi request reprint Preimplantation genetic screening in older mothers
    John A Collins
    N Engl J Med 357:61-3. 2007
  11. ncbi request reprint Alternative approaches in IVF
    Bart C J M Fauser
    Division of Reproductive Medicine, Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod Update 8:1-9. 2002
    ..Moreover, alternative compounds and ovarian stimulation protocols will be discussed, along with highlights in the development of the cryopreservation of excess oocytes or embryos. Finally, the health economics of IVF is addressed...
  12. ncbi request reprint The SOGC statement on the WHI report on estrogen and progestin use in postmenopausal women
    Jennifer M Blake
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 24:783-90, 793-802. 2002
    ..Nevertheless, even short-term use has small effects on some outcomes. This statement discusses how the findings of the Women's Health Initiative study can be applied to reach appropriate clinical decisions...
  13. ncbi request reprint An update on the age of subfertile couples in Walcheren: age at registration mirrors increasing age at first birth
    Herman K Snick
    Hum Reprod 20:572-3. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Overall prognosis with current treatment of infertility
    John A Collins
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Hum Reprod Update 10:309-16. 2004
    ..Typical management of infertility would fall short of 50% live births even with extensive utilization of ART. Underlying unknown untreatable factors remain barriers to greater overall success in the treatment of infertility...
  15. ncbi request reprint Value of ovarian reserve testing before IVF: a clinical decision analysis
    Ben W Mol
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Centre for Reproductive Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hum Reprod 21:1816-23. 2006
    ..To assess the value of testing for ovarian reserve prior to a first cycle IVF incorporating patient and doctor valuation of mismatches between test results and treatment outcome...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of female infertility
    Samuel Smith
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, USA
    JAMA 290:1767-70. 2003
  17. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine for treatment: an in vitro fertilization trial
    Andre Van Steirteghem
    Brussels Free University, Belgium
    Semin Reprod Med 21:49-54. 2003
    ..Thus, it has not been shown definitively that ICSI is inferior to IVF among couples with no known male factor, and clinical demand for ICSI may continue to rise...
  18. ncbi request reprint Assessment of efficacy of varicocele repair for male subfertility: a systematic review
    Johannes L H Evers
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, GROW Research Institute, Academisch Ziekenhuis Maastricht, University of Maastricht, Maastricht, Netherlands
    Lancet 361:1849-52. 2003
    ..Our aim was to identify and combine the results from randomised controlled trials published to ascertain whether the pregnancy rates after varicocele repair are higher than those with no treatment...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of basal follicle-stimulating hormone versus the clomiphene citrate challenge test for ovarian reserve screening
    Tarun Jain
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Fertil Steril 82:180-5. 2004
    ..To compare the value of basal follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) measurement vs. the clomiphene citrate challenge test (CCCT) in predicting the ability to achieve a pregnancy in women who are undergoing infertility treatment...