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Volume 107, Issue 2

Views and Reviews

Introduction: What to do with older prospective fathers: the risks of advanced paternal age

Mark Sigman

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 299–300

Effects of age on fertility and sexual function

Michael L. Eisenberg, David Meldrum

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 301–304

Common urologic diseases in older men and their treatment: how they impact fertility

Gabriella Avellino, Didi Theva, Robert D. Oates

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 305–311

Is advanced paternal age a health risk for the offspring?

Anne-Marie Nybo Andersen, Stine Kjaer Urhoj

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 312–318

Age-related alterations in the genetics and genomics of the male germ line

Amin S. Herati, Boryana H. Zhelyazkova, Peter R. Butler, Dolores J. Lamb

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 319–323

Management and counseling of the male with advanced paternal age

Michael O. Jennings, Ryan C. Owen, David Keefe, Edward D. Kim

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 324–328

Old, older and too old: age limits for medically assisted fatherhood?

Andrea Mechanick Braverman

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 329–333


Rewriting the script: time to rethink the indications for myoma surgery

Jacques Donnez, Olivier Donnez, Marie-Madeleine Dolmans

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 334–335

ASRM pages

Recommendations for practices utilizing gestational carriers: a committee opinion

Practice Committee of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine and Practice Committee of the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages e3–e10


Determining the differential impact of cancer and cancer therapies on male reproductive health: aiming for enhanced prognostic specificity

Kevin Lewis, Robert Brannigan

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 336–337

Recovery of spermatogenesis after hormone therapy: what to expect and when to expect it

Peter J. Stahl

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 338–339

What is coming next for home semen testing?

Yoshitomo Kobori, Martin Kathrins

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Page 340


Impact of Hodgkin or non-Hodgkin lymphoma and their treatments on sperm aneuploidy: a prospective study by the French CECOS network

Guillaume Martinez, Marie Walschaerts, Marine Le Mitouard, Remi Borye, Claire Thomas, Jacques Auger, Isabelle Berthaut, Florence Brugnon, Myriam Daudin, Nathalie Moinard, Célia Ravel, Jacqueline Saias, Ethel Szerman, Nathalie Rives, Sylviane Hennebicq, Louis Bujan

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 341–350.e5

Age and duration of testosterone therapy predict time to return of sperm count after human chorionic gonadotropin therapy

Taylor P. Kohn, Matthew R. Louis, Stephen M. Pickett, Mark C. Lindgren, Jaden R. Kohn, Alexander W. Pastuszak, Larry I. Lipshultz

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 351–357.e1

Novel centrifugal technology for measuring sperm concentration in the home

Ulrich Y. Schaff, Laura L. Fredriksen, Jon G. Epperson, Tiffany R. Quebral, Sara Naab, Mark J. Sarno, Michael L. Eisenberg, Greg J. Sommer

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 358–364.e4

Continued existence of significant disparities in the technical practices of sperm morphology assessment and the clinical implications: results of a French questionnaire

Nicolas Gatimel, Lucile Mansoux, Jessika Moreau, Jean Parinaud, Roger D. Léandri

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 365–372.e3

Associations between physical activity and semen quality in young healthy men

Paweł Jóźków, Marek Mędraś, Felicja Lwow, Aleksandra Zagrodna, Małgorzata Słowińska-Lisowska

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 373–378.e2

Assisted reproduction

Use of Utrogestan during controlled ovarian hyperstimulation in normally ovulating women undergoing in vitro fertilization or intracytoplasmic sperm injection treatments in combination with a “freeze all” strategy: a randomized controlled dose-finding study of 100 mg versus 200 mg

Xiuxian Zhu, Hongjuan Ye, Yonglun Fu

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 379–386.e4

Individualized versus conventional ovarian stimulation for in vitro fertilization: a multicenter, randomized, controlled, assessor-blinded, phase 3 noninferiority trial

Anders Nyboe Andersen, Scott M. Nelson, Bart C.J.M. Fauser, Juan Antonio García-Velasco, Bjarke M. Klein, Joan-Carles Arce, ESTHER-1 study group

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 387–396.e4

How many oocytes are optimal to achieve multiple live births with one stimulation cycle? The one-and-done approach

Denis A. Vaughan, Angela Leung, Nina Resetkova, Robin Ruthazer, Alan S. Penzias, Denny Sakkas, Michael M. Alper

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 397–404.e3

Integrating insulin into single-step culture medium regulates human embryo development in vitro

Mohamed Fawzy, Mohamed Sabry, Mohamed Nour, Mohamed Y. Abdelrahman, Eman Roshdy, Yasmin Magdi, Hazem Abdelghafar

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 405-412

Time-lapse morphokinetic assessment has low to moderate ability to predict euploidy when patient– and ovarian stimulation–related factors are taken into account with the use of clustered data analysis

Sezcan Mumusoglu, Irem Yarali, Gurkan Bozdag, Pınar Ozdemir, Mehtap Polat, Lale Karakoc Sokmensuer, Hakan Yarali

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 413–421.e4

Low body mass index compromises live birth rate in fresh transfer in vitro fertilization cycles: a retrospective study in a Chinese population

Jiali Cai, Lanlan Liu, Junwen Zhang, Huiling Qiu, Xiaoming Jiang, Ping Li, Aiguo Sha, Jianzhi Ren

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 422–429.e2

Early pregnancy

Supplementation with progestogens in the first trimester of pregnancy to prevent miscarriage in women with unexplained recurrent miscarriage: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized, controlled trials

Gabriele Saccone, Corina Schoen, Jason M. Franasiak, Richard T. Scott Jr., Vincenzo Berghella

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 430–438.e3


Estrogen stabilizes hypoxia-inducible factor 1α through G protein-coupled estrogen receptor 1 in eutopic endometrium of endometriosis

Ling Zhang, Wenqian Xiong, Na Li, Hengwei Liu, Haitang He, Yu Du, Zhibing Zhang, Yi Liu

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 439–447

Environment and epidemiology

Fertile lifespan characteristics and all-cause and cause-specific mortality among postmenopausal women: the Rotterdam Study

Loes Jaspers, Maryam Kavousi, Nicole S. Erler, Albert Hofman, Joop S.E. Laven, Oscar H. Franco

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 448–456.e1


Highly heterogeneous genomic landscape of uterine leiomyomas by whole exome sequencing and genome-wide arrays

Svetlana A. Yatsenko, Priya Mittal, Michelle A. Wood-Trageser, Mirka W. Jones, Urvashi Surti, Robert P. Edwards, Anil K. Sood, Aleksandar Rajkovic

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 457–466.e9

Epigenetic regulation of an adverse metabolic phenotype in polycystic ovary syndrome: the impact of the leukocyte methylation of PPARGC1A promoter

Hongcui Zhao, Yue Zhao, Yun Ren, Min Li, Tianjie Li, Rong Li, Yang Yu, Jie Qiao

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 467–474.e5

Gynecology and menopause

Efficacy and safety of transdermal testosterone in postmenopausal women with hypoactive sexual desire disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Chiara Achilli, Jyotsna Pundir, Parimalam Ramanathan, Luca Sabatini, Haitham Hamoda, Nick Panay

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 475–482.e15

Mental health, sexuality, and ethics

Who requests their sperm donor's identity? The first ten years of information releases to adults with open-identity donors

Joanna E. Scheib, Alice Ruby, Jean Benward

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 483–493

Eating disorders in the context of preconception care: fertility specialists’ knowledge, attitudes, and clinical practices

Iolanda S. Rodino, Susan M. Byrne, Katherine A. Sanders

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 494–501

Reproductive endocrinology

Pulsatile gonadotropin-releasing hormone therapy in persistent amenorrheic weight-recovered anorexia nervosa patients

Natacha Germain, Anaïs Fauconnier, Jean-Philippe Klein, Amélie Wargny, Yadh Khalfallah, Chrysoula Papastathi-Boureau, Bruno Estour, Bogdan Galusca

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 502–509

Reproductive science

Leucine-rich repeat–containing G-protein–coupled receptor 5–positive cells in the endometrial stem cell niche

Irene Cervelló, Claudia Gil-Sanchis, Xavier Santamaría, Amparo Faus, Julia Vallvé-Juanico, Patricia Díaz-Gimeno, Oriana Genolet, Antonio Pellicer, Carlos Simón

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages 510–519.e3


Magnetic resonance imaging correlation to intraoperative findings of deeply infiltrative endometriosis

Traci E. Ito, Elias D. Abi Khalil, Myles Taffel, Gaby N. Moawad

Vol 107 | No. 2 | February 2017 | Pages e11–e12