J H Check

Summary

Affiliation: Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of short follicular phase with follicular maturity on conception outcome
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 30:195-6. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Mild increases in serum FSH in late follicular phase increases the risk of the luteinized unruptured follicle: case report
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:433-4. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Gonadotropinoma presenting as a case of pseudo-ovarian failure changing to macroprolactinoma
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:295-6. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Sympathomimetic amines effectively control pain for interstitial cystitis that had not responded to other therapies
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:227-8. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Dihydrotestosterone may contribute to the development of migraine headaches
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:217-8. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint A study to determine the efficacy of controlled ovarian hyperstimulation regimen using a gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist versus antagonist in women of advanced reproductive age with varying degrees of oocyte reserve on outcome following in vitro fe
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:191-2. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint The interrelationship of sleep, biologic clocks, neurotransmitters, gonadotropins and pubertal development
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:7-14. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy rates following the exclusive transfer of twice frozen twice thawed embryos using a modified slow cool cryopreservation technique
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:20-1. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Embryo apoptosis may be a significant contributing factor in addition to aneuploidy inhibiting live deliveries once a woman reaches age 45
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:22-3. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint The effect of diminished oocyte reserve in younger women (age < or = 37) on pregnancy rates in natural cycles
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:27-8. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of short follicular phase with follicular maturity on conception outcome
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 30:195-6. 2003
    ..Furthermore the study would determine if delaying the maturation of the follicle by the use of ethinyl estradiol could improve the pregnancy rate...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mild increases in serum FSH in late follicular phase increases the risk of the luteinized unruptured follicle: case report
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:433-4. 2013
    ..To find a case that will support the concept that mild elevation of serum follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) levels in late follicular phase may interfere with the release of the oocyte from the follicle...
  3. ncbi request reprint Gonadotropinoma presenting as a case of pseudo-ovarian failure changing to macroprolactinoma
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:295-6. 2013
    ..To present the first gonadotropinoma presenting as pseudo-menopause in a teenager...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sympathomimetic amines effectively control pain for interstitial cystitis that had not responded to other therapies
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:227-8. 2013
    ..To further investigate the efficacy of treatment of interstitial cystitis that had been refractory to standard treatment with sympathomimetic amines...
  5. ncbi request reprint Dihydrotestosterone may contribute to the development of migraine headaches
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:217-8. 2013
    ..To evaluate the possibility that dihydrotestosterone (DHT) may play a role in the etiology of some people's migraine headaches...
  6. ncbi request reprint A study to determine the efficacy of controlled ovarian hyperstimulation regimen using a gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist versus antagonist in women of advanced reproductive age with varying degrees of oocyte reserve on outcome following in vitro fe
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:191-2. 2013
    ..Furthermore the study aimed to determine if the status of ovarian oocyte reserve has a confounding effect...
  7. ncbi request reprint The interrelationship of sleep, biologic clocks, neurotransmitters, gonadotropins and pubertal development
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:7-14. 2013
    ..To evaluate the influence of sleep on early pre-pubertal and pubertal development and to explore the importance of circadian rhythms and gonadotropin secretion...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy rates following the exclusive transfer of twice frozen twice thawed embryos using a modified slow cool cryopreservation technique
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:20-1. 2013
    ..To determine the pregnancy rate following the exclusive transfer of twice frozen twice thawed embryos. Materials and..
  9. ncbi request reprint Embryo apoptosis may be a significant contributing factor in addition to aneuploidy inhibiting live deliveries once a woman reaches age 45
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:22-3. 2013
    ..To determine the relative role of aneuploidy vs embryo apoptosis as the etiologic factor of poor pregnancy rates with advancing age...
  10. ncbi request reprint The effect of diminished oocyte reserve in younger women (age < or = 37) on pregnancy rates in natural cycles
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:27-8. 2013
    ..To determine the relative confounding effect of diminished oocyte reserve on the chance of successful pregnancy in non-in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET) cycles...
  11. ncbi request reprint Intrauterine insemination (IUI) does not improve pregnancy rates in infertile couples where semen parameters are normal and postcoital tests are adequate
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School at Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:33-4. 2013
    ..To determine if intrauterine insemination (IUI) improves pregnancy rates in couples with a correctable ovulatory defect but a male partner with an apparent normal semen analysis and a normal postcoital test...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effect of triple line vs isoechogenic endometrial texture on pregnancy outcome following embryo transfer according to use of controlled ovarian stimulation (COH) or estrogen/progesterone replacement
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 40:37-9. 2013
    ..To determine if pregnancy rates following embryo transfer are reduced if the endometrial echo pattern in the late proliferative phase is isoechogenic (IE) vs triple line (TL)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Oocytes from women of advanced reproductive age do not appear to have an increased risk of zona pellucida hardening
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 39:440-1. 2012
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Comparison of pregnancy rates following frozen embryo transfer according to the reason for freezing: risk of ovarian hyperstimulation vs inadequate endometrial thickness
    J H Check
    Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 39:434-5. 2012
    ..To determine the relative pregnancy rates following frozen embryo transfer according to the reason for deferring fresh embryo transfer and freezing all embryos...
  15. ncbi request reprint No evidence to support the concept that low serum dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) sulfate (s) levels are associated with less oocyte production or lower pregnancy rates
    E Borman
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 39:429-31. 2012
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy rates following frozen embryo transfer (ET) in women failing to conceive despite fresh ET in women using low dosage follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) protocol for follicular maturation of several eggs
    J Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 39:139-40. 2012
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Low hypoosmotic swelling test scores correlate better with lower percent motility than any other abnormal semen parameters
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 39:137-8. 2012
    ..To determine if any single abnormal semen parameter is associated with low hypoosmotic swelling (HOS) test scores...
  18. ncbi request reprint "Embryo glue" does not seem to improve chances of subsequent pregnancy in refractory in vitro fertilization cases
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 39:11-2. 2012
    ..To determine if the use of Embryo glue improves implantation and pregnancy rates following embryo transfer (ET) in women who failed to conceive in three previous attempts...
  19. ncbi request reprint Frequency of subnormal hypoosmotic swelling tests increase with advancing age of the male
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 39:19-20. 2012
    ..To determine if there is an increased frequency of abnormal hypoosmotic swelling (HOS) tests when testing semen in males of advanced reproductive age...
  20. ncbi request reprint Intracytoplasmic sperm injection completely negates the implantation problem associated with conventional fertilization with sperm with low hypo-osmotic swelling test scores as evidenced by evaluating donor-recipient pairs
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 39:21-2. 2012
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy outcome following fresh vs frozen embryo transfer into gestational carriers using a simplified slow freeze protocol
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 39:23-4. 2012
    ..To compare pregnancy rates following fresh vs frozen embryo transfer into gestational carriers...
  22. doi request reprint The use of heparin for preventing miscarriage
    Jerome H Check
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, USA
    Am J Reprod Immunol 67:326-33. 2012
    ..Heparin is effective alone and there does not appear to be any extra benefit from adding aspirin (or even aspirin may negate some of its benefits)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Successful pregnancy with frozen embryo transfer into a gestational carrier from eggs obtained from a woman in premature menopause
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:154-7. 2009
    ..To describe a unique case of a successful gestational carrier pregnancy in a woman with premature ovarian failure using her own oocyte...
  24. ncbi request reprint Sympathomimetic amine therapy may markedly improve treatment resistant headaches related to a vascular permeability defect common in women--presentation of two cases
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:189-91. 2009
    ..To determine if sympathomimetic amine therapy, which has been effective in alleviating pain from various areas of the body in women previously refractory to conventional therapy, could help refractory migraine headaches...
  25. ncbi request reprint The effect of blastomere number on embryo survival upon freezing/thawing
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:209. 2009
    ..To determine if the blastomere number of embryos at the time of freezing is related to its quality post-thaw...
  26. ncbi request reprint A comparison of efficacy of freezing embryos at the 2 pronuclear (2PN) stage vs multi-cell when using a simplified freezing protocol with one-step removal of cryoprotectant
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:210-1. 2009
    ..To compare the efficacy of freezing embryos at the 2 pronuclear stage vs multi-cell stage using a simplified freezing protocol with a one-step removal of the cryoprotectant...
  27. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy rates per embryo transfer (ET) may be improved by conventional oocyte insemination for male factor rather than intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI)
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:212-3. 2009
    ..To determine if intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) for mild male factor may create embryos less likely to implant...
  28. ncbi request reprint Relationship of serum progesterone (P) level the day after human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) injection on outcome following in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET)
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:214-5. 2009
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint A prospective comparison of in vitro fertilization (IVF) outcome following controlled ovarian hyperstimulation (COH) regimens using follitropin alpha exclusively or with the addition of low dose human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) and ganirelix
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:217-8. 2009
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Increasing the dosage of progesterone (P) supplemention from the mid-luteal phase in women not attaining a mid-luteal homogeneous hyperechogenic (HH) pattern with sonography improves pregnancy rates (PRS) following frozen embryo transfer (ET)
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 37:13-4. 2010
    ..To determine if a mid-luteal phase non-homogeneous hyperechogenic (HH) endometrial echo pattern may lower pregnancy rates following frozen embryo transfer and to determine if raising the dosage of progesterone improves pregnancy outcome...
  31. ncbi request reprint Fertilization by intracytoplasmic sperm injection with sperm with subnormal morphology using strict criteria results in lower live delivered pregnancy rates following frozen embryo transfer rather than eggs fertilized conventionally
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 37:17-8. 2010
    ..To determine if fertilization by intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) lowers pregnancy rates following frozen embryo transfer compared to conventional insemination similar to findings with fresh embryo transfer...
  32. ncbi request reprint Advantages of using a lower vs higher dosage of gonadotropins for follicular maturation including cycles of in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer
    J H Check
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 37:84-8. 2010
    ..To demonstrate the benefits of using lower dosage FSH stimulation for follicular maturation in in vitro fertilization (IVF) cycles and in non-IVF cycles...
  33. ncbi request reprint A novel method to assess the effect of uterine senescence by comparing pregnancy outcome in younger donors vs older recipients who are sharing a common pool of oocytes
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 37:97-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate uterine senescence by comparing pregnancy rates in older recipients vs their younger donors who were actually trying to conceive themselves...
  34. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the efficacy of selecting sperm with normal nuclei by high magnification for intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) according to age in refractory in vitro fertilization (IVF) cases
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:152-3. 2009
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Conventional oocyte insemination may result in a better pregnancy outcome than intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) for unexplained infertility
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:150-1. 2009
    ..intracytoplasmic sperm injection results in differences in fertilization rates, frequency of failed fertilization, clinical and live delivered pregnancy rates, and implantation rates...
  36. ncbi request reprint The effect of cetrorelix vs. ganirelix on pregnancy outcome using minimal gonadotropin stimulation in women with elevated day 3 serum follicle stimulating hormone levels
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:148-9. 2009
    ..To determine if the choice of gonadotropin releasing hormone antagonist influences subsequent pregnancy rates in women with diminished egg reserve...
  37. doi request reprint Support for the hypothesis that successful immunotherapy of various cancers can be achieved by inhibiting a progesterone associated immunomodulatory protein
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Melrose Park, PA 19027, USA
    Med Hypotheses 72:87-90. 2009
    ..Anecdotal improvement in advanced widely metastatic human cancers has also been found. Thus there is now experimental data to support this hypothesis and a new door to a completely different type of cancer therapy has been opened...
  38. ncbi request reprint Advances in oocyte cryopreservation--part II: rapid cooling using vitrification
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Dept Obstet and Gynecol, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:5-9. 2009
    ..Applying cryopreservation techniques for oocytes used for embryos resulted in very poor pregnancy results. A rapid flash freezing technique has rekindled interest in oocyte freezing known as vitrification...
  39. ncbi request reprint Three successful pregnancies following natural conception over an 8-year time span despite serum follicle stimulating hormone level greater than 15 mIU/ml
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Dept Obstet and Gynecol, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:12-4. 2009
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Mifepristone may halt progression of extensively metastatic human adenocarcinoma of the colon - case report
    Jerome H Check
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, NJ, U S A
    Anticancer Res 29:1611-3. 2009
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint The effect of length of the follicular phase on pregnancy outcome following single embryo transfer (ET) in hypergonadotropic women
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:76-7. 2009
    ..To evaluate whether a short follicular phase adversely affects pregnancy rates following in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer in women with diminished egg reserve similarly to women with short follicular phases and normal egg reserve...
  42. ncbi request reprint No association found between decreased ovarian reserve and low thyroid function
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:85-6. 2009
    ..To determine if women with diminished egg reserve are more likely to have in addition diminished thyroid reserve compared to women with normal egg reserve...
  43. ncbi request reprint A case report supporting the concept that some women have a predisposition for maternal meiosis errors resulting in digyny
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:133-4. 2009
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Evidence that oocyte quality in younger women with diminished oocyte reserve is superior to those of women of advanced reproductive age
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Med Hypotheses 74:264-7. 2010
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Failure to have menses following progesterone withdrawal in a normal estrogenic woman with polycystic ovarian syndrome who menstruates with oral contraceptives
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:141-2. 2009
    ..To evaluate a case of a normal estrogenic woman with amenorrhea and polycystic ovarian syndrome who fails to get menses after progesterone withdrawal but who menstruates with oral contraceptives...
  46. ncbi request reprint Donor-recipient pairs to evaluate the effect of day 3 embryos having at least six blastomeres on pregnancy outcome
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:143-4. 2009
    ..To determine if having all embryos transferred with at least six blastomeres improves pregnancy rates compared to women having an embryo transfer with at least one embryo with less than six cells...
  47. ncbi request reprint Improved pregnancy outcome for women with decreased ovarian oocyte reserve and advanced reproductive age by performing in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer
    J H Check
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 35:167-9. 2008
    ..To compare the pregnancy rates with IVF-ET vs non-assisted reproductive technology in women of more advanced reproductive age with decreased egg reserve as manifested by elevated day 3 serum FSH...
  48. ncbi request reprint A comparison of pregnancy rates following fresh and frozen embryo transfer according to the use of leuprolide acetate vs ganirelix vs cetrorelix
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 37:105-7. 2010
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Live delivery and implantation rates of donor oocyte recipients in their late forties are similar to younger recipients
    Jerome H Check
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    J Reprod Med 56:149-52. 2011
    ..To determine if there is a certain age when the uterus is somewhat less receptive to successful pregnancy despite the transfer of embryos from donated oocytes...
  50. ncbi request reprint Sympathetic nervous system disorder of women that leads to pelvic pain and symptoms of interstitial cystitis may be the cause of severe backache and be very responsive to medical therapy rather than surgery despite the presence of herniated discs
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 38:175-6. 2011
    ..To describe a unique pharmacologic treatment for backache that seemed to be related to herniated discs...
  51. ncbi request reprint Evidence that migraine headaches in women may be related to a common defect in the sympathetic nervous system as evidenced by marked improvement following treatment with sympathomimetic amines
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 38:180-1. 2011
    ..To describe a novel therapy for women with intractable migraine headaches...
  52. doi request reprint Hypofunction of the sympathetic nervous system is an etiologic factor for a wide variety of chronic treatment-refractory pathologic disorders which all respond to therapy with sympathomimetic amines
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Med Hypotheses 77:717-25. 2011
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Matched controlled study to evaluate the effect of endometrial polyps on pregnancy and implantation rates following in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET)
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 38:206-8. 2011
    ..To determine if endometrial polyps negatively effect outcome following in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET) and whether hysteroscopic resection improves pregnancy and implantation rates and/or decreases miscarriage rates...
  54. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the importance of late follicular phase endometrial echo patterns and pregnancy outcome following embryo transfer by evaluating infertile donor/recipient pairs
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 38:318-9. 2011
    ..To investigate if the late follicular phase echo pattern is associated with pregnancy outcome in donors vs recipients...
  55. ncbi request reprint Blastomere number and pregnancy rates in the succeeding in vitro fertilization cycle in women who formed all embryos with < or = 5 blastomeres
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 38:320-1. 2011
    ..To determine the likelihood of pregnancy following the transfer of embryos all with slow cleavage to day 3. Furthermore to determine the likelihood that if slow cleavage happens once, it is likely to repeat...
  56. ncbi request reprint Evidence that the main adverse effect of ganirelix on pregnancy and implantation rates is on the embryo rather than the endometrium
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 38:326-7. 2011
    ..To compare pregnancy rates following the transfer of thawed frozen embryos according to the type of GnRH antagonist or agonist used during controlled ovarian hyperstimulation (COH)...
  57. ncbi request reprint Live fetus following embryo transfer in a woman with diminished egg reserve whose maximal endometrial thickness was less than 4 mm
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 38:330-2. 2011
    ..To report the thinnest peak endometrial thickness to date resulting in a viable fetus following embryo transfer...
  58. ncbi request reprint Successful pregnancy following a single fresh embryo transfer in a 45-year-old woman whose early follicular phase serum follicle stimulating hormone was 29 mIU/ml
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 38:335-7. 2011
    ..To determine if a successful pregnancy is possible following in vitro fertilization embryo transfer (IVF-ET) in a woman of advanced reproductive age with diminished egg reserve...
  59. ncbi request reprint Marked improvement of headaches and vasomotor symptoms with sympathomimetic amines in a woman with sympathetic hyperalgesia-edema syndrome
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 38:88-9. 2011
    ..To determine if relief from various pain conditions with sympathomimetic amines may be a direct effect on pain fibers or related to improvement of edema...
  60. ncbi request reprint Comparison of pregnancy outcome following frozen embryo transfer (ET) in a gestational carrier program according to source of the oocytes
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 38:26-7. 2011
    ..To determine any differences in pregnancy rates if frozen-thawed embryos are transferred to a gestational carrier if the source of oocytes came from infertile women trying to conceive vs a paid egg donor...
  61. ncbi request reprint Artificial oocyte activation with calcium ionophore allowed fertilization and pregnancy in a couple with long-term unexplained infertility where the female partner had diminished EGG reserve and failure to fertilize oocytes despite intracytoplasmic sperm
    J H Check
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 37:263-5. 2010
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint The effect of endometriosis on pregnancy outcome following in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET) in women with decreased egg reserve
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 37:108-9. 2010
    ..To determine the effect of the presence of endometriosis on the delivered pregnancy rate following in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer...
  63. ncbi request reprint Association of the change in serum estradiol (E2) levels from the day of to the day after human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) injection and pregnancy outcome following in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET) in less than average responders
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 37:110-1. 2010
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of a female with chronic pseudo-intestinal obstruction with sympathomimetic amines and thyroid hormone replacement
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 37:115-6. 2010
    ..Furthermore to determine if this life-threatening illness may similarly respond to sympathomimetic amines as in other pain syndromes, e.g., pelvic pain and interstitial cystitis...
  65. ncbi request reprint Evidence that high serum progesterone (P) levels on day of human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) injection have no adverse effect on the embryo itself as determined by pregnancy outcome following embryo transfer using donated eggs
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 37:179-80. 2010
    ..To determine if too high of a level of progesterone at the time of peak follicular maturation of donors adversely affects pregnancy or implantation rates of recipients...
  66. ncbi request reprint Effect of fertilization by intracytoplasmic sperm injection versus conventional insemination on embryo cleavage rates
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 37:183-4. 2010
    ..To determine if fertilization by conventional oocyte insemination vs intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) causes any difference in the maximum number of blastomeres of fresh or frozen thawed embryos transferred...
  67. ncbi request reprint Length of time of embryo storage does not negatively influence pregnancy rates after thawing and transfer
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 37:185-6. 2010
    ..To determine if longer storage of embryos in a cryopreserved state negatively affects the chance of successful implantation following thawing and transfer...
  68. ncbi request reprint A novel highly effective therapy for severe vasomotor symptoms in an estrogen deficient woman--case report
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 37:229-30. 2010
    ..To describe a novel highly effective therapy for vasomotor symptoms associated with diminished oocyte reserve...
  69. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic edema, a condition associated with pelvic pain and other symptoms in women, as a remedial cause of chronic cold induced urticaria
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 37:235-6. 2010
    ..To determine if the treatment of cold induced urticaria refractory to conventional antihistamine-type therapy would respond to treatment with sympathomimetic amines...
  70. ncbi request reprint The future trends of induction of ovulation
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical Schoolat Camden, Cooper Hospital, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    Minerva Endocrinol 35:227-46. 2010
    ..Cumulative evidence suggests diminished oocyte reserve does not indicate diminished oocyte quality and pregnancy can be achieved by consideration of the biologically adverse effect of elevated serum FSH on FSH receptors...
  71. ncbi request reprint A case whose outcome is consistent with the possibility that if slow embryo cleavage is related to a male factor the prognosis is far greater than if it was related to an egg factor
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 38:201-2. 2011
    ..To determine if the male partner's sperm can be the cause of embryos with slow cleavage...
  72. ncbi request reprint Sympathetic neural hyperalgesia edema syndrome, a frequent cause of pelvic pain in women, mistaken for Lyme disease with chronic fatigue
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 38:412-3. 2011
    ..This common disorder of women, frequently, but not always causing pelvic pain, can present simply as chronic fatigue...
  73. ncbi request reprint Ovulation induction and pregnancy in a woman with premature menopause following gonadotropin suppression with the gonadotropin releasing hormone antagonist, cetrorelix--a case report
    J H Check
    Univ of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 35:10-2. 2008
    ....
  74. ncbi request reprint A retrospective comparison of pregnancy outcome following conventional oocyte insemination vs intracytoplasmic sperm injection for isolated abnormalities in sperm morphology using strict criteria
    Jerome H Check
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Technology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Hersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, University Medical Center, Camden, NJ, USA
    J Androl 28:607-12. 2007
    ..The rate of canceled transfers due to no available embryo was 1.9% with conventional insemination vs 1.5% for ICSI in women with adequate egg reserve. Hopefully, this retrospective study will generate interest in a prospective study...
  75. ncbi request reprint Effect of the degree of fragmentation on embryo survival after freeze-thawing
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 36:216. 2009
    ..To determine if the degree of fragmentation of embryos prior to freezing correlate in a negative manner with survival after thawing...
  76. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of sperm nuclear morphology in specimens with abnormal sperm chromatin structural assays
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, USA
    Arch Androl 52:403-6. 2006
    ..8, respectively. More studies of similarly matched refractory in vitro fertilization cases, where males have normal DFI scores, are needed to determine if having a high DFI index is associated with a lower percentage of normal nuclei...
  77. ncbi request reprint Effect of an abnormal sperm chromatin structural assay (SCSA) on pregnancy outcome following (IVF) with ICSI in previous IVF failures
    J H Check
    Arch Androl 51:121-4. 2005
    ..Other more recent studies seem to support our conclusions. A high DFI score should influence a patient to choose IVF as a therapeutic modality sooner, especially with ICSI...
  78. ncbi request reprint Effect of embryo quality on pregnancy outcome following single embryo transfer in women with a diminished egg reserve
    Jerome H Check
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    Fertil Steril 87:749-56. 2007
    ..To evaluate independently the effect of blastomere number and degree of fragmentation on pregnancy outcome following single ETs in women with a decreased egg reserve...
  79. ncbi request reprint Three pregnancies despite elevated serum FSH and advanced age: case report
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, USA
    Hum Reprod 15:1709-12. 2000
    ....
  80. ncbi request reprint No evidence of increased uterine vascular impedance with patient ageing following IVF
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, USA
    Hum Reprod 15:1679-84. 2000
    ..If future studies determine that the use of ovarian stimulation does decrease implantation rates more in older versus younger women, a mechanism other than increased uterine vascular impedance must be sought...
  81. ncbi request reprint The effect on IVF outcome of small intramural fibroids not compressing the uterine cavity as determined by a prospective matched control study
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New Jersey, USA
    Hum Reprod 17:1244-8. 2002
    ..Several studies have reported that the presence of intramural fibroids affects conception following IVF. We attempted to corroborate or refute the conclusions relating to IVF and leiomyomas of the aforementioned studies...
  82. ncbi request reprint A disorder of sympathomimetic amines leading to increased vascular permeability may be the etiologic factor in various treatment refractory health problems in women
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Camden, NJ, United States
    Med Hypotheses 70:671-7. 2008
    ..Thus, these studies strongly suggest that physicians be aware of this condition involving a deficit in the sympathetic nervous system when faced with various enigmatic complaints especially if standard therapy has not proven effective...
  83. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy outcome following in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET) in women of more advanced reproductive age with elevated serum follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) levels
    J H Check
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 35:13-5. 2008
    ..To present data on the chances of pregnancy following in vitro fertilization embryo transfer, according to day 3 serum FSH and age groups in women > or = age 36...
  84. pmc Mild ovarian stimulation
    Jerome H Check
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Camden, NJ, USA
    J Assist Reprod Genet 24:621-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of using only mild ovarian stimulation protocols for in vitro fertilization. Both groups with decreased and normal ovarian reserve were evaluated...
  85. ncbi request reprint Mifepristone treatment improves length and quality of survival of mice with spontaneous leukemia
    Jerome H Check
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Camden, New Jersey, USA
    Anticancer Res 29:2977-80. 2009
    ..The objective of the present study was to determine if treatment of mice with spontaneous murine lymphocyte leukemia with the progesterone receptor antagonist mifepristone could improve length and quality of life...
  86. ncbi request reprint Effect of method of oocyte fertilization on fertilization, pregnancy and implantation rates in women with unexplained infertility
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 38:203-5. 2011
    ..To determine if intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) offers an advantage over conventional oocyte insemination for women undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF) and embryo transfer for unexplained infertility...
  87. ncbi request reprint Successful pregnancy following in vitro fertilization embryo transfer in a 46-year-old woman with diminished oocyte reserve as evidenced by a high day 3 serum estradiol
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 38:209-10. 2011
    ..To establish a precedent that a successful pregnancy is possible following in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET) even in a 46-year-old woman with diminished egg reserve...
  88. ncbi request reprint A comparison of luteal phase support in graduated estradiol/progesterone replacement cycles using intramuscular progesterone alone versus combination with vaginal suppositories on outcome following frozen embryo transfer
    V Graziano
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 32:93-4. 2005
    ..To compare pregnancy outcome following frozen embryo transfer according to type of progesterone (P) support given in the luteal phase...
  89. ncbi request reprint Fresh embryo transfer is more effective than frozen for donor oocyte recipients but not for donors
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Camden, NJ, USA
    Hum Reprod 16:1403-8. 2001
    ..It would be much easier to merely retrieve the oocytes from the donor, fertilize the oocytes with the recipient's male partner's spermatozoa, cryopreserve the embryos, then transfer on an oestrogen/progesterone treatment programme...
  90. ncbi request reprint Non-homogeneous hyperechogenic echo pattern three days after frozen embryo transfer is associated with lower pregnancy rates
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 32:15-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate the association of mid-luteal phase echo patterns and pregnancy rates (PRs) following frozen embryo transfer (ET)...
  91. ncbi request reprint Live delivery following transfer of a single frozen-thawed embryo derived from a 42-year-old woman with marked decreased oocyte reserve
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 32:75-7. 2005
    ..To determine if live birth is possible in a woman of older reproductive age and who has markedly decreased oocyte reserve following frozen embryo transfer of an oocyte fertilized by intracytoplasmic sperm injection of testicular sperm...
  92. ncbi request reprint Successful pregnancy in a 45-year-old woman with elevated day 3 serum follicle stimulating hormone and a short follicular phase
    B Katsoff
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 32:97-8. 2005
    ..To determine if a successful pregnancy is possible in a woman aged 45 with elevated day 3 serum follicle stimulating hormone (FSH), a short follicular phase, and failure to attain a mature follicle before ovulating...
  93. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy/implantation rates as related to age following transfer of frozen embryos produced by ICSI
    M L Check
    The University of Medicine/Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, USA
    Arch Androl 47:161-5. 2001
    ..Similar rates were reached for the older group. These data convincingly demonstrate that fertilization by ICSI does not adversely effect the implanting capacity of frozen-thawed embryos...
  94. ncbi request reprint Successful pregnancy with spontaneous ovulation in a woman with apparent premature ovarian failure who failed to conceive despite four transfers of embryos derived from donated oocytes
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 33:13-5. 2006
    ..To show that successful pregnancy is possible in a woman in apparent premature ovarian failure despite a serum follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) > 100 pg/ml...
  95. ncbi request reprint Effect of antagonists vs agonists on in vitro fertilization outcome
    M L Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 31:257-9. 2004
    ....
  96. ncbi request reprint Successful pregnancy in a 42-year-old woman with imminent ovarian failure following ovulation induction with ethinyl estradiol without gonadotropins and in vitro fertilization
    M L Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 29:11-4. 2002
    ..To describe the methodology used to induce ovulation in a 41-year-old woman with imminent ovarian failure and tubal factor so that in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer (IVF-ET) could be performed...
  97. ncbi request reprint Effect of transferring frozen-thawed embryos resulting from fertilization of immature oocytes matured one day in culture prior to intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) on implantation rates
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 30:197-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate whether it is efficacious to allow immature (metaphase I or germinal vesicle stage) oocytes to incubate one more day and then perform ICSI...
  98. ncbi request reprint Three successful pregnancies with in vitro fertilization embryo transfer over an eight year time span despite elevated basal serum follicle stimulating hormone levels. Case report
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 32:217-21. 2005
    ..To demonstrate that elevated basal follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) does not necessarily signify poor quality eggs...
  99. ncbi request reprint Presence of LH in gonadotropins associated with higher IVF pregnancy rates when basal serum LH is increased
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital/University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 28:102-6. 2001
    ....
  100. ncbi request reprint A case report demonstrating that follicle maturing drugs may create an adverse uterine environment even when not used for controlled ovarian hyperstimulation
    J H Check
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital/University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 28:217-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: This case provides convincing evidence that for some women follicle maturing drugs, even when used in lower dosages, can adversely affect the uterine environment...
  101. ncbi request reprint Subsequent therapeutic options and outcome in couples who fail to fertilize despite in vitro fertilization (IVF) and intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI)
    D Horwath
    The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden, Cooper Hospital University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Camden, NJ, USA
    Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 34:109-10. 2007
    ..The present study evaluated 19 such patients to determine--based on this outcome--what option they would choose next and what the outcome would be...