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Successful Treatment of Severe Male Factor Infertility in Jamaica with Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection

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41–5
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Currently, intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) is the recommended treatment for couples with severe male factor infertility. This study represents the first review of ICSI in Jamaica.

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Objective: To examine the impact of intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) on the treatment of subfertile couples in Jamaica.

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e-Published: 17 Oct, 2013

Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy versus Vaginal Hysterectomy at the University Hospital of the West Indies: A 5-year Retrospective Study

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2012.275
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865–9
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There were no significant differences between the total laparoscopic hysterectomy (TLH) and vaginal hysterectomy (VH) groups in terms of intraoperative and postoperative complications. However, TLH was associated with significantly longer operative time and a trend toward a shorter hospital stay than VH.

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Objective: To compare the outcomes of total laparoscopic hysterectomy (TLH), a relatively new procedure, with vaginal hysterectomy (VH), a well-established procedure, in a university teaching hospital.

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e-Published: 24 Jun, 2013

Operative Hysteroscopy in a Jamaican Cohort

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641–6
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The main indications for operative hysteroscopy at the Hugh Wynter Fertility Management Unit were submucosal fibroids (50%), intrauterine synechiae (26%), and removal of an intrauterine contraceptive device (11%). The procedure was successful in approximately 98% of cases.
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Objective: The objective of this study is to determine the indications, success, and complications of operative hysteroscopy performed at The University of the West Indies (UWI).
 
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e-Published: 03 Feb, 2014

Anticardiolipin Antibodies and Lupus Anticoagulants among Women Undergoing In Vitro Fertilization in Jamaica

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DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2011.224
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789–94
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Approximately 8% of the infertile women seeking in vitro fertilization in Jamaica were anticardiolipin antibody and/or lupus anticoagulant positive. The presence of these antibodies did not affect the fertilization rate, pregnancy rate, nor did it demonstrate an increased risk for cycle cancellation or the ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome.

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Objective:  The aims of this study were to evaluate the effect of anticardiolipin antibody (aCL) and lupus anticoagulant (LA) on the outcome of the in vitro ferlitization (IVF) cycles and to determine the prevalence of these antibodies in infertile women seeking IVF in Jamaica.

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e-Published: 21 Jan, 2013

Minimally invasive surgery: what gynaecologists are doing in modern times

In-Vitro Fertilization: Donor Egg Sharing for Premature Ovarian Failure

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593–5
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Live births following Jamaica’s first in-vitro fertilization employing donor-egg sharing, performed for premature ovarian failure following treatment for Hodgkin’s lymphoma and tubal factor infertility.

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e-Published: 20 Sep, 2013

Laparoscopic Ovarian Ligament Plication in Pregnancy

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Doi:10.7727/wimj.2012.150
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158–60

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11 Jun, 2012
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e-Published: 16 May, 2013

Laparoscopic Cervicoisthmic Cerclage for the Treatment of Cervical Incompetence: Case Reports

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590–3

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e-Published: 05 Feb, 2014

Uterus Bicornis Bicollis, Imperforate Hemivagina and Ipsilateral Renal Agenesis: Case Report and Literature Review

Tribute to Dr Lennox Matadial

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131–32
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e-Published: 10 Jun, 2013
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