B S Shapiro

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist combined with a reduced dose of human chorionic gonadotropin for final oocyte maturation in fresh autologous cycles of in vitro fertilization
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, 8851 West Sahara Avenue, Suite 100, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 90:231-3. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Matched-cohort comparison of single-embryo transfers in fresh and frozen-thawed embryo transfer cycles
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 99:389-92. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Frozen-thawed embryo transfer is associated with a significantly reduced incidence of ectopic pregnancy
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 98:1490-4. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Serum HCG measured in the peri-implantation period predicts IVF cycle outcomes
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, 8851 W Sahara Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89117, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 25:248-53. 2012
  5. doi request reprint High ongoing pregnancy rates after deferred transfer through bipronuclear oocyte cryopreservation and post-thaw extended culture
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 92:1594-9. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Embryo cryopreservation rescues cycles with premature luteinization
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, University of Nevada School of Medicine, 8851 West Sahara Avenue, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 93:636-41. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Similar ongoing pregnancy rates after blastocyst transfer in fresh donor cycles and autologous cycles using cryopreserved bipronuclear oocytes suggest similar viability of transferred blastocysts
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 93:319-21. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of "triggers" using leuprolide acetate alone or in combination with low-dose human chorionic gonadotropin
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 95:2715-7. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Evidence of impaired endometrial receptivity after ovarian stimulation for in vitro fertilization: a prospective randomized trial comparing fresh and frozen-thawed embryo transfers in high responders
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 96:516-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Evidence of impaired endometrial receptivity after ovarian stimulation for in vitro fertilization: a prospective randomized trial comparing fresh and frozen-thawed embryo transfer in normal responders
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
    Fertil Steril 96:344-8. 2011

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist combined with a reduced dose of human chorionic gonadotropin for final oocyte maturation in fresh autologous cycles of in vitro fertilization
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, 8851 West Sahara Avenue, Suite 100, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 90:231-3. 2008
    ..These findings, along with the absence of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, suggest that this dual trigger is safe and effective for oocyte maturation in patients with significant risk factors for ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome...
  2. doi request reprint Matched-cohort comparison of single-embryo transfers in fresh and frozen-thawed embryo transfer cycles
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 99:389-92. 2013
    ..To discern the potential effect of ovarian stimulation on implantation potential by comparing ongoing pregnancy rates from matched blastocysts in fresh and frozen-thawed single-embryo-transfer cycles...
  3. doi request reprint Frozen-thawed embryo transfer is associated with a significantly reduced incidence of ectopic pregnancy
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 98:1490-4. 2012
    ..To compare the incidence of ectopic pregnancy (EP) after fresh ET and thawed ET...
  4. doi request reprint Serum HCG measured in the peri-implantation period predicts IVF cycle outcomes
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, 8851 W Sahara Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89117, USA
    Reprod Biomed Online 25:248-53. 2012
    ..These findings suggest embryonic implantation and developmental fate are largely determined by 5 days after blastocyst transfer and that very early serum HCG measurements may be useful markers of IVF outcome...
  5. doi request reprint High ongoing pregnancy rates after deferred transfer through bipronuclear oocyte cryopreservation and post-thaw extended culture
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 92:1594-9. 2009
    ..To describe success rates with bipronuclear (2PN) oocyte cryopreservation, followed by thaw, extended culture, and blastocyst transfer...
  6. doi request reprint Embryo cryopreservation rescues cycles with premature luteinization
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, University of Nevada School of Medicine, 8851 West Sahara Avenue, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 93:636-41. 2010
    ..To determine whether embryo cryopreservation in cycles with elevated preovulatory P followed by thaw, extended culture, and transfer results in greater ongoing pregnancy rates than fresh blastocyst transfer...
  7. doi request reprint Similar ongoing pregnancy rates after blastocyst transfer in fresh donor cycles and autologous cycles using cryopreserved bipronuclear oocytes suggest similar viability of transferred blastocysts
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 93:319-21. 2010
    ..75.0%, respectively), suggesting that autologous blastocysts transferred after post-thaw extended culture have viability and implantation potential that are comparable with those of blastocysts transferred in fresh oocyte donor cycles...
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of "triggers" using leuprolide acetate alone or in combination with low-dose human chorionic gonadotropin
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 95:2715-7. 2011
    ..0% in the groups receiving only GnRHa and 0.5% (1 of 182) in patients receiving GnRHa with concomitant low-dose hCG...
  9. doi request reprint Evidence of impaired endometrial receptivity after ovarian stimulation for in vitro fertilization: a prospective randomized trial comparing fresh and frozen-thawed embryo transfers in high responders
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 96:516-8. 2011
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  10. doi request reprint Evidence of impaired endometrial receptivity after ovarian stimulation for in vitro fertilization: a prospective randomized trial comparing fresh and frozen-thawed embryo transfer in normal responders
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
    Fertil Steril 96:344-8. 2011
    ..To compare success rates between fresh ETs after ovarian stimulation and frozen-thawed ETs (FET) after artificial endometrial preparation, to compare endometrial receptivity...
  11. ncbi request reprint Large blastocyst diameter, early blastulation, and low preovulatory serum progesterone are dominant predictors of clinical pregnancy in fresh autologous cycles
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 90:302-9. 2008
    ..To identify dominant predictors of clinical pregnancy in IVF cycles...
  12. ncbi request reprint Dramatic declines in implantation and pregnancy rates in patients who undergo repeated cycles of in vitro fertilization with blastocyst transfer after one or more failed attempts
    B S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, NV 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 76:538-42. 2001
    ..To compare the outcome of second and third cycles of in vitro fertilization with blastocyst transfer to the outcome of first attempts at IVF with blastocyst transfer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Influence of patient age on the growth and transfer of blastocyst-stage embryos
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 77:700-5. 2002
    ..To examine the effects of patient age on the growth and transfer of blastocyst-stage embryos...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of the ovulatory serum concentration of human chorionic gonadotropin on the incidence of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome and success rates for in vitro fertilization
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
    Fertil Steril 84:93-8. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Contrasting patterns in in vitro fertilization pregnancy rates among fresh autologous, fresh oocyte donor, and cryopreserved cycles with the use of day 5 or day 6 blastocysts may reflect differences in embryo-endometrium synchrony
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 89:20-6. 2008
    ..To compare the effect of day 5 and day 6 blastocyst transfers on patterns of implantation rates and pregnancy rates (PRs) among fresh autologous, oocyte donor, and frozen ET (FET) cycles...
  16. ncbi request reprint Comparison of human chorionic gonadotropin and gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist for final oocyte maturation in oocyte donor cycles
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 88:237-9. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that the agonist trigger is a viable alternative for oocyte donors with significant risk factors for ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome...
  17. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of 72-hour blastomere cell number on blastocyst development and success of subsequent transfer based on the degree of blastocyst development
    B S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 73:582-6. 2000
    ..CONCLUSION(s): More developed 72-hour embryos are more likely to become blastocysts and expand. Implantation rates are greater for the transfer of expanded rather than unexpanded blastocysts...
  18. ncbi request reprint Quantitative grading of a human blastocyst: optimal inner cell mass size and shape
    K S Richter
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 76:1157-67. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION(S): Quantitative measurements of the inner cell mass are highly indicative of blastocyst implantation potential. Blastocysts with relatively large and/or slightly oval ICMs are more likely to implant than other blastocysts...
  19. ncbi request reprint A comparison of day 5 and day 6 blastocyst transfers
    B S Shapiro
    Fertility Center of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada 89117, USA
    Fertil Steril 75:1126-30. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION(S): Embryos that develop to the expanded blastocyst stage and are transferred on day 5 after retrieval are approximately twice as likely to implant compared to those for which expansion and transfer are delayed until day 6...
  20. ncbi request reprint Implantation and pregnancy rates are higher for oocyte donor cycles after blastocyst-stage embryo transfer
    Bruce S Shapiro
    Fertil Steril 77:1296-7. 2002