In 2014 the UK Professional Fertility Societies joined together as an expert group to provide patient information that all agreed was comprehensive and appropriate. Different Societies led for different information in their specialist area.

The electronic versions of this information are available for download below:


Diagnosis-of-Male-Fertility-Problems.pdf (905 downloads)


Producing-a-Semen-Sample-for-Analysis.pdf (813 downloads)


Understanding-your-Semen-Analysis-Result.pdf (828 downloads)


Causes-of-Male-Infertility.pdf (737 downloads)


Sperm-Quality-and-Conception.pdf (2256 downloads)


What-is-Surgical-Sperm-Retrieval.pdf (631 downloads)


Counselling-and-Assisted-Conception.pdf (611 downloads)


Chalmydia-and-Reproduction.pdf (589 downloads)


Enhancing-Success-with-ART.pdf (614 downloads)


Ovulation-Induction-in-WHO-Type-1-Anovulation.pdf (575 downloads)


Stimulating-the-Ovaries-for-IVF-Treatment.pdf (588 downloads)


Ovarian-Hyperstimulation-Syndrome-OHSS.pdf (560 downloads)


Insemination-of-Eggs-what-are-the-options.pdf (574 downloads)


IVF.pdf (575 downloads)


ICSI.pdf (594 downloads)


Embryo-Blastocyst-Development.pdf (572 downloads)


Time-Lapse-Technology.pdf (568 downloads)


Single-Embryo-Transfer.pdf (560 downloads)


Freezing-and-Vitrification-of-Gametes-and-Embryos.pdf (577 downloads)


Freezing-Eggs-for-Future-Use.pdf (547 downloads)


For further information patients may also wish to look at the Human Fertilisation & Embryology Authority website:

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