Tarek El-Toukhy

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Unexplained subfertility: a pragmatic approach
    Tarek A El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, 4th Floor, Thomas Guy House, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Trust, St Thomas Street, London SE1 9RT, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 22:239-42. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of different types of hysterectomy on urinary and sexual functions: a prospective study
    T A El-Toukhy
    Gynaecology Department, Benenden Hospital, Kent, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 24:420-5. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint IVF results: optimize not maximize
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital, NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:322-31. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship between endometrial thickness and outcome of medicated frozen embryo replacement cycles
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 89:832-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Outpatient hysteroscopy and subsequent IVF cycle outcome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 16:712-9. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Local endometrial injury and IVF outcome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 25:345-54. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of blastomere loss on the outcome of frozen embryo replacement cycles
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 79:1106-11. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous ovarian abscess associated with an endometrioma
    T El-Toukhy
    Queen Mary s University Hospital, Sidcup NHS Trust, Kent, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 27:328-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Pelvic infection after oocyte retrieval: a preventable complication or an inevitable risk?
    T El-Toukhy
    Queen Mary s University Hospital, Sidcup NHS Trust, Sidcup, Kent, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:701-3. 2006
  10. doi request reprint The impact of acupuncture on assisted reproductive technology outcome
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Reproductive Medicine Unit, Guys and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 21:240-6. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Unexplained subfertility: a pragmatic approach
    Tarek A El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, 4th Floor, Thomas Guy House, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Trust, St Thomas Street, London SE1 9RT, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 22:239-42. 2002
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  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of different types of hysterectomy on urinary and sexual functions: a prospective study
    T A El-Toukhy
    Gynaecology Department, Benenden Hospital, Kent, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 24:420-5. 2004
    ..We conclude that simple hysterectomy, whether performed abdominally, vaginally or laparoscopically, does not adversely affect urinary or sexual function at 6 months after surgery...
  3. ncbi request reprint IVF results: optimize not maximize
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital, NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:322-31. 2006
    ..A brief overview of the respective UK legislative system is also presented...
  4. ncbi request reprint The relationship between endometrial thickness and outcome of medicated frozen embryo replacement cycles
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 89:832-9. 2008
    ..To examine the relationship between endometrial thickness and outcome of medicated frozen-thawed embryo replacement (FER) cycles...
  5. ncbi request reprint Outpatient hysteroscopy and subsequent IVF cycle outcome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 16:712-9. 2008
    ..Future robust randomized trials comparing outpatient hysteroscopy or mini-hysteroscopy with no intervention before IVF treatment would be a useful addition to further guide clinical practice...
  6. doi request reprint Local endometrial injury and IVF outcome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 25:345-54. 2012
    ..29, 95% CI 0.86-6.11). Robust randomized trials comparing a standardized protocol of LEI before IVF treatment with no intervention in a well-defined patient population are needed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of blastomere loss on the outcome of frozen embryo replacement cycles
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 79:1106-11. 2003
    ..To assess the impact of survival of cryopreservation and thawing with all blastomeres intact on the outcome of frozen embryo replacement (FER) cycles...
  8. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous ovarian abscess associated with an endometrioma
    T El-Toukhy
    Queen Mary s University Hospital, Sidcup NHS Trust, Kent, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 27:328-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Pelvic infection after oocyte retrieval: a preventable complication or an inevitable risk?
    T El-Toukhy
    Queen Mary s University Hospital, Sidcup NHS Trust, Sidcup, Kent, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:701-3. 2006
  10. doi request reprint The impact of acupuncture on assisted reproductive technology outcome
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Reproductive Medicine Unit, Guys and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 21:240-6. 2009
    ..To evaluate the impact of acupuncture on the outcome of in-vitro fertilization treatment using data from published randomized studies. The main outcome measure of interest is the clinical pregnancy rate...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pituitary suppression in ultrasound-monitored frozen embryo replacement cycles. A randomised study
    T El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Trust, St Thomas School of Medicine, St Thomas Street, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Hum Reprod 19:874-9. 2004
    ..This study was designed to assess the value of using a gonadotrophin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonist prior to exogenous steroid supplementation for endometrial preparation in frozen-thawed embryo replacement (FER) cycles...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy after hydrothermal endometrial ablation and laparoscopic sterilisation
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Gynaecology and Minimal access unit, Benenden Hospital, Kent, UK
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 106:222-4. 2003
    ..The diagnosis of such pregnancies can be difficult and the risk of pregnancy complications is potentially increased...
  13. ncbi request reprint Impact of parity on obstetric and neonatal outcome of external cephalic version
    T El-Toukhy
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Mary s Hospital NHS Trust, Sidcup, UK
    J Obstet Gynaecol 27:580-4. 2007
    ..We conclude that parity has little impact on efficacy of ECV, but significantly influences the overall chance of vaginal vertex delivery in women with an uncomplicated breech presentation at term...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cryo-thawed embryos obtained from conception cycles have double the implantation and pregnancy potential of those from unsuccessful cycles
    T El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Trust, St Thomas Street, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Hum Reprod 18:1313-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the influence of fresh IVF/ICSI cycle outcome on the prognosis of the related frozen embryo replacement (FER) cycle...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pituitary suppression regimens in poor responders undergoing IVF treatment: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sesh Kamal Sunkara
    Assisted Conception Unit, 4th Floor, Thomas Guy House, Guy s Hospital, St Thomas Street, London, SE1 9RT, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 15:539-46. 2007
    ..Currently available evidence does not favour any one pituitary suppression regimen for women with poor ovarian response undergoing IVF/ICSI treatment...
  16. doi request reprint Reduction of the multiple pregnancy rate in a preimplantation genetic diagnosis programme after introduction of single blastocyst transfer and cryopreservation of blastocysts biopsied on day 3
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit and PGD Centre, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, 11th Floor Tower Wing, St Thomas Street, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Hum Reprod 24:2642-8. 2009
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  17. doi request reprint Influence of BMI on risk of miscarriage after single blastocyst transfer
    Vivian Rittenberg
    Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Hum Reprod 26:2642-50. 2011
    ..We assessed the effect of BMI on the risk of miscarriage in women conceiving following single blastocyst transfer (SBT) after controlling for confounding factors...
  18. ncbi request reprint Antral follicle count at down-regulation and prediction of poor ovarian response
    Mohammed Khairy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s Hospital, London, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 17:508-14. 2008
    ..82) showing only marginal improvement over dAFC alone. In conclusion, the performance of dAFC is the same regardless of the definition used for the size of antral follicles...
  19. doi request reprint Effect of body mass index on IVF treatment outcome: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis
    Vivian Rittenberg
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Guy s Hospital London SE1 9RT, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 23:421-39. 2011
    ..In conclusion, raised BMI is associated with adverse pregnancy outcome in women undergoing IVF/ICSI treatment, including lower live birth rates. This effect is present in overweight as well as obese women...
  20. doi request reprint The effect of intramural fibroids without uterine cavity involvement on the outcome of IVF treatment: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sesh Kamal Sunkara
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, 11th Floor, Tower Wing, Guy s Hospital Great Maze Pond, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Hum Reprod 25:418-29. 2010
    ..However, there is uncertainty about the effect of intramural fibroids that do not distort the endometrial cavity on IVF outcomes...
  21. ncbi request reprint The influence of delayed blastocyst formation on the outcome of frozen-thawed blastocyst transfer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Sesh Kamal Sunkara
    Guy s and St Thomas Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Assisted Conception Unit, 11th Floor, Tower Wing Guy s Hospital Great Maze Pond, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Hum Reprod 25:1906-15. 2010
    ..There are conflicting results on whether the rate of blastocyst development before freezing influences the outcome of frozen-thawed blastocyst transfers...
  22. ncbi request reprint One hundred cases of laparoscopic subtotal hysterectomy using the PK and Lap Loop systems
    John Erian
    Gynecology Department, Princess Royal University Hospital, Orpington, Kent, United Kingdom
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 12:365-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate the safety and short-term outcomes of laparoscopic subtotal hysterectomy using the PK and Lap Loop systems...
  23. ncbi request reprint Increasing the gonadotrophin dose in the course of an in vitro fertilization cycle does not rectify an initial poor response
    Y Khalaf
    Assisted Conception Unit, 4th Floor Thomas Guy House, Guy s Hospital, St Thomas Street, SE1 9RT, London, UK
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 103:146-9. 2002
    ..To evaluate the value of increasing the gonadotrophin dose after 5 days of controlled ovarian stimulation in IVF patients who show an initial poor response to stimulation...
  24. doi request reprint Infertility information on the World Wide Web: a cross-sectional survey of quality of infertility information on the internet in the UK
    Jennifer V Marriott
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Thomas Guy House, Guys Hospital, 4th Floor, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Hum Reprod 23:1520-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the quality of websites providing information on infertility and its management in the UK. Differences between website types and affiliations were assessed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Aspirin in women undergoing in vitro fertilization treatment: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Mohammed Khairy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guys Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Fertil Steril 88:822-31. 2007
    ..We conducted a systematic review of trials of aspirin during IVF or ICSI treatment to generate more precise estimates of effects and attempt to explore the reasons for the inconsistencies...
  26. doi request reprint Preimplantation genetic diagnosis for the prevention of sickle cell disease: current trends and barriers to uptake in a London teaching hospital
    Adeola Oyewo
    King s College London School of Medicine, London, UK
    Hum Fertil (Camb) 12:153-9. 2009
    ..We describe our experience of using pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) for the prevention of SCD at a tertiary referral centre in London...
  27. doi request reprint The search for a practice model to reduce miscarriage after assisted reproduction
    Yakoub Khalaf
    Assisted Conception Unit and Centre for Pre implantation Genetic Diagnosis, London, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 23:695-6. 2011
    ..Retrospective analysis of large national databases is useful in identifying trends and generating hypothesis, but evaluation of these hypotheses in randomized trials remains necessary for objective validation...
  28. doi request reprint A new study of acupuncture in IVF: pointing in the right direction
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 21:278-9. 2010
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  29. ncbi request reprint Morbidity associated with posterior intravaginal slingplasty for uterovaginal and vault prolapse
    M Hefni
    Department of Gynaecology, Benenden Hospital, Cranbrook, Kent, UK
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 276:499-504. 2007
    ..This study was carried out to evaluate the safety and efficacy of posterior intravaginal slingplasty (IVS) for upper genital prolapse...
  30. ncbi request reprint Young age does not protect against the adverse effects of reduced ovarian reserve--an eight year study
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, 4th Floor, Thomas Guy House, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Trust, St Thomas Street, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Hum Reprod 17:1519-24. 2002
    ..Low response to ovarian stimulation due to reduction of ovarian reserve is occasionally encountered in young women. The aim of this study was to evaluate the outcome of IVF treatment in young patients with reduced ovarian reserve...
  31. ncbi request reprint Towards better quality research in recurrent implantation failure: standardizing its definition is the first step
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Reproduction and Gynaecology Centre ARGC, 13 Upper Wimpole Street, London WIM 7TD, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 12:383-5. 2006
    ..In this article, the inconsistency present in current literature is examined and the case is argued for a standardized definition for the condition...
  32. ncbi request reprint Hydrothorax as the sole manifestation of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: unusual case and literature review
    Mohamed Khairy
    Assisted Conception Unit, 4th Floor Thomas Guy House, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, St Thomas Street, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 14:715-7. 2007
    ..The literature on such rare presentation is also reviewed to highlight its diagnostic features and prognosis...
  33. pmc A multi-centre randomised controlled study of pre-IVF outpatient hysteroscopy in women with recurrent IVF implantation failure: Trial of Outpatient Hysteroscopy - [TROPHY] in IVF
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Assisted Conception Unit, Guy s and St Thomas Foundation Trust, London, SE1 9RT, UK
    Reprod Health 6:20. 2009
    ..A favourable ethical opinion has been obtained (REC reference: 09/H0804/32). TRAIL REGISTRATION: The trial has been assigned the following ISRCTN number: ISRCTN35859078...
  34. ncbi request reprint Sacrospinous cervico-colpopexy with follow-up 2 years after successful pregnancy
    Mohamed Hefni
    Gynaecology Department, Benenden Hospital, Benenden, Kent TN17 4AX, Cranbrook, UK
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 103:188-90. 2002
    ..Although this represents an appropriate management, more information is still needed before the optimal mode of delivery following successful uterine prolapse repair can be established...
  35. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of GnRH antagonist protocols: do they reduce the risk of OHSS in PCOS?
    Jyotsna Pundir
    Guy s and St Thomas NHS Trust, London SE19, UK
    Reprod Biomed Online 24:6-22. 2012
    ..Larger randomized trials with adequate sample size and standardized definition, classification and diagnosis of OHSS remain necessary...
  36. doi request reprint Hysteroscopy prior to the first IVF cycle: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jyotsna Pundir
    Assisted Conception Unit, 11th Floor, Tower Wing, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Trust, London, UK Electronic address
    Reprod Biomed Online 28:151-61. 2014
    ..The procedure was safe. Larger studies are still required to confirm our findings. ..
  37. ncbi request reprint Vaginal sacrospinous colpopexy and perineorrhaphy for faecal incontinence: preliminary report
    Mohammed Hefni
    Gynaecology Department, Benenden Hospital, Benenden, Kent TN17 4AX, UK
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 110:211-4. 2003
    ..To review our experience with vaginal sacrospinous colpopexy combined with perineorraphy performed for patients with genital prolapse who concomitantly suffered from faecal incontinence (FI)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Birth defect rates in women using Adalimumab (Humira(®) ) to treat immunologic-based infertility in IVF patients
    Edward E Winger
    Laboratory for Reproductive Medicine and Immunology, San Francisco, CA, USA Assisted Reproduction and Gynaecology Centre, London, UK
    Am J Reprod Immunol 66:237-41. 2011
    ..This study compares the birth defect rate in women using preconception TNF-α inhibitor (Adalimumab) during an in vitro fertilization (IVF) cycle to a similar population of women not using these immunologic therapies...
  39. ncbi request reprint Over one thousand patients with early stage endometriosis treated with the Helica Thermal Coagulator (HELICA): safety aspects
    Nicholas Hill
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Princess Royal University Hospital, Farnborough Common, Kent, BR6 8ND, UK
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 274:203-5. 2006
    ..To assess the safety of the Helica Thermal Coagulator in the laparoscopic treatment of early stage endometriosis...
  40. doi request reprint Preimplantation genetic diagnosis for haematologic conditions
    Tarek El-Toukhy
    Centre for Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Curr Opin Pediatr 22:28-34. 2010
    ..The history and ethics involved in performing PGD together with human leukocyte antigen (HLA) testing (PGD-H) to create matched siblings suitable for haematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) are discussed...
  41. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of vaginal sacrospinous colpopexy for marked uterovaginal and vault prolapse
    Mohamed A Hefni
    Gynaecology Department, Benenden Hospital, Benenden, Kent TN17 4AX, UK
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 127:257-63. 2006
    ..This study was carried out to evaluate the safety and long-term outcome of sacrospinous colpopexy in marked genital prolapse...
  42. doi request reprint Treatment of unexplained infertility
    Tarek A El-Toukhy
    BMJ 337:a772. 2008