Research Studies & Medical Publications


Influence of Acupuncture on the Pregnancy Rates in patients who undergo assisted reproductive technology, W.E. Paulus, M. Zhang, E. Strehler, I. El-Danasouri, K. Sterzik, Fertility and Sterility, 77: 721-44, 2002.


Effects of acupuncture on rates of pregnancy and live birth among women undergoing in vitro fertilisation: systematic review and meta-analysis, E. Manheimer, G. Zhang, L. Udoff, A. Haramati, P. Langenberg, B. M. Berman, and L. M Bouter, Br. Med. Journal. 336 (7643): 545-549, 2008.


Reduction of blood flow impedance in the uterine arteries of infertile women with electro-acupuncture, E. Stener-Victorin, U. Waldenström, S.A. Andersson M. Wikland , Human Reproduction 11 (6): 1314-1317, 1996.


Effects of electro-acupuncture on anovulation in women with polycystic ovary syndrome, E. Stener-Victorin, U. Waldenström, U. Tagnfors, T. Lundeberg, G. Lindstedt, P.O. Janson, Acta Obstet. Gynecol. Scand. 79 (3): 180-188, 2000.


Effect of acupuncture on the outcome of in vitro fertilization and intracytoplasmic sperm injection: a randomized, prospective, controlled clinical study, S. Dieterle, G. Ying, W. Hatzmann, A. Neuer, Fertility and Sterility, 85: 1247-51, 2006.


Acupuncture improves in vitro fertilization live birth outcomes:  a retrospective chart review, L. Hullender Rubin, M. Opsahl, D. Ackerman, BMC Complement Altern Med. 12(Suppl 1): P71, 2012.


Effect of Acupuncture on Sperm Parameters of Males Suffering from Subfertility Related to Low Sperm Quality, S. Siterman, F. Eltes, V. Wolfson, N. Zabludovsky, B. Bartoov, Andrology, 39: 155-161, 1997.


The relationship between perceived stress, acupuncture, and pregnancy rates among IVF patients: A pilot study, J. Balk , J. Catov, B. Horn, K. Gecsi, A. Wakim, Complementary Therapies in clinical Practice, 16 (3) : 154-157, 2010.


Compound Xuanju Capsule combined with vitamin E improves sperm chromatin integrity, B. Song, X.J. He, H.H. Jiang, Y.W. Peng, H. Wu, Y.X. Cao. Zhonghua Nan Ke Xue, Dec;18(12):1105-7, 2012.


Differences in fertility associated with caffeinated beverage consumption, B. Caan, C. P. Quesenberry, Jr, and A. O. Coates, Am J Public Health. 1998 February; 88(2): 270–274, 1998.