EGA Institute for Women's Health


Bed rest following embryo transfers not recommended for women undergoing IVF

29 March 2022

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Many clinical interventions used during in-vitro fertilisation (IVF), including ultrasound guidance at the time of embryo transfers appear to increase pregnancy rates, however prolonged bed rest should not be recommended, finds a new study led by UCL researchers, including Dr Bassel H. Al Wattar (UCL Institute for Women’s Health and UCLH Reproductive Medicine Unit).  Read: UCL News