Impact of psychological factors on dropout rates in insured infertility patients

Fertil Steril. 2004 Feb;81(2):271-3. doi: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2003.08.013.


Recent research supports the theory that psychological factors play a significant role in insured patients dropping out of IVF treatment before they receive all covered cycles.

Publication types

  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Female
  • Fertilization in Vitro / psychology
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Patient Dropouts / psychology*
  • Patient Satisfaction
  • Pregnancy
  • Reproductive Techniques, Assisted / psychology*
  • Sweden