Human Fertility

(The median citation count of Human Fertility is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01.)
The future of sperm: a biovariability framework for understanding global sperm count trends20
COVID-19 and hypogonadism: secondary immune responses rule-over endocrine mechanisms20
Management of recurrent implantation failure: British Fertility Society policy and practice guideline16
Microsurgical varicocelectomy effect on sperm telomere length, DNA fragmentation and seminal parameters16
Live birth rate following undisturbed embryo culture at low oxygen in a time-lapse incubator compared to a high-quality benchtop incubator14
Seminal oxidation–reduction potential and sperm DNA fragmentation index increase among infertile men with varicocele13
Probiotic effects on sperm parameters, oxidative stress index, inflammatory factors and sex hormones in infertile men13
Relationships between infertility-related stress, family sense of coherence and quality of life of couples with infertility12
Seminal inflammasome activity in the adult varicocele12
Women’s vitamin D levels and IVF results: a systematic review of the literature and meta-analysis, considering three categories of vitamin status (replete, insufficient and deficient)11
Experiences of involuntary childlessness and treatment in the UK: what has changed in 20 years?10
Thyroid autoimmunity markers in women with polycystic ovary syndrome and controls10
The importance of the junctional zone of the endometrium in human reproduction10
Effectiveness of the flexible progestin primed ovarian stimulation protocol compared to the flexible GnRH antagonist protocol in women with decreased ovarian reserve10
Meeting multiple same-donor offspring: psychosocial challenges9
Changes in the T-helper 1 and 2 cell populations during pregnancy in tacrolimus-treated women with repeated implantation failure and recurrent pregnancy loss9
Infertility and perceived stress: the role of identity concern in treatment-seeking men and women9
The psychological impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on fertility care: a qualitative systematic review9
Hysteroscopy and female infertility: a fresh look to a busy corner8
In vitro rescue immature oocytes – a literature review8
Endometrial miRNome profile according to the receptivity status and implantation failure8
Should artificial shrinkage be performed prior to blastocyst vitrification? A systematic review of the literature and meta-analysis8
Socioeconomic status and fertility treatment outcomes in high-income countries: a review of the current literature7
Construction and cryopreservation of an artificial ovary in cancer patients as an element of cancer therapy and a promising approach to fertility restoration7
Pronuclear and blastocyst morphology are associated age-dependently with embryo ploidy in in vitro fertilization cycles6
Two-dimensional hysterosalpingo-contrast-sonography compared to three/four-dimensional hysterosalpingo-contrast-sonography for the assessment of tubal occlusion in women with infertility/subfertility:6
‘Battery hens’ or ‘nuggets of gold’: a qualitative study on the barriers and enablers for altruistic egg donation6
The link between infertility-related distress and psychological distress in couples awaiting fertility treatment: a dyadic approach6
The pros and cons of fertility awareness and information: a generational, Swedish perspective6
The microbiome and male infertility: looking into the past to move forward6
Risk of embryo aneuploidy is affected by the increase in sperm DNA damage in recurrent implantation failure patients under ICSI-CGH array cycles6
Taking fertility for granted – a qualitative exploration of fertility awareness among young, childless men in Denmark and Sweden5
The intrauterine perfusion of granulocyte-colony stimulating factor (G-CSF) before frozen-thawed embryo transfer in patients with two or more implantation failures5
The effect of obesity on human reproductive health and foetal life5
Role of endometriosis in defining cardiovascular risk: a gender medicine approach for women’s health5
The novel use of fertility quality of life (FertiQoL) treatment subscale to assess treatment acceptability in social egg freezing5
‘Womb for work' experiences of Thai women and gestational surrogacy practice in Thailand5
Previous caesarean section is associated with lower subsequent in vitro fertilization live birth rates5
What do Sunni Muslims think about religiously forbidden reproductive options?5
SARS-CoV-2 effects on male reproduction: should men be worried??5
Fertility awareness and parenting intentions among Mexican undergraduate and graduate university students5
Endometrial scratching in Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom (UK): a follow-up survey5
Quality of life and related constructs in a group of infertile Hungarian women: a validation study of the FertiQoL5
‘Doing it in the right order’: childless men’s intentions regarding family formation5
A review of varicocele treatment and fertility outcomes5
The effect of COVID-19 vaccinations on menstrual cycle and serum anti-Mullerian hormone levels in reproductive age women4
Survey of fertility counselling provision in UK licensed treatment centres during the first phase of the COVID-19 pandemic4
The relationship between endometriosis and diet4
Is low anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH) level a risk factor of miscarriage in women <37 years old undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF)?4
Motivations for egg donation to previously unknown recipients: donation as a personal, relational act of giving4
Does the ultrasound appearance of the endometrium during treatment with assisted reproductive technologies influence pregnancy outcomes?4
Maternal and child-health outcomes in different endometrial preparation methods for frozen-thawed embryo transfer: a retrospective study4
Elective single versus double blastocyst-stage embryo transfer in women aged 36 years or older: a retrospective cohort study4
Maternal spindle transfer for mitochondrial disease: lessons to be learnt before extending the method to other conditions?4
Prevalence of subtle distal Fallopian tube abnormalities and their association with endometriosis in infertility patients: a prospective cohort study4
Sperm DNA fragmentation on the day of fertilisation is not associated with assisted reproductive technique outcome independently of gamete quality4
Strictly selected Mono- and non-pronuclear blastocysts could result in appreciable clinical outcomes in IVF cycles4
Endometrial compaction is associated with the increased live birth rate in artificial frozen-thawed embryo transfer cycles4
All aboard the ARCS4
Fertility knowledge and its related factors among married men and women in Zanjan, Iran3
CFTR gene variants as a reason for impaired spermatogenesis: a pilot study and a Meta-analysis of published data3
Effectiveness of a video-based education on fertility awareness: a randomized controlled trial with partnered women3
A thank you to Jane Denton!3
Diagnostic value of miR-199a and miR-21 in the plasma of infertile women with dysregulated AMH levels3
Multiple pregnancy rate in patients undergoing treatment with clomifene citrate for WHO group II ovulatory disorders: a systematic review3
Anogenital distance and anti-Müllerian hormone combined improves the diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome3
Pregnancy and birth outcomes of single versus multiple embryo transfer in gestational surrogacy arrangements: a systematic review and meta-analysis3
The effects of tobacco and cannabis use on semen and endocrine parameters in infertile males3
Genetic variants in varicocele-related male infertility: a systematic review and future directions3
Fertility preservation decisions in young women with breast cancer: a qualitative study of health care professionals’ views and experiences3
Management of congenital hypogonadotropic hypogonadism in females3
Fertilisation and early embryonic development of immature and rescue in vitro-matured sibling oocytes3
Identification of long non-coding RNA biomarkers and signature scoring, with competing endogenous RNA networks- targeted drug candidates for recurrent implantation failure3
‘How did you cope with such concerns?’: insights from a monitored online infertility peer support forum3
The first 25 years of Human Fertility3
Performance of ovarian response prediction index (ORPI) in predicting ovarian response and livebirth in the in-vitro fertilisation cycle using a standard stimulation with corifollitropin alpha in a Gn3
Exploring Swedish single women’s decision to choose motherhood through medically assisted reproduction – a qualitative study2
Human Fertility gets bigger!2
Cumulative live birth rates among gestational surrogates in altruistic surrogacy arrangements2
A cross-sectional study of the genital duct and renal anomalies in Egyptian cases of congenital absence of the vas deferens2
Sexual function and quality of life in Chinese couples undergoing assisted reproductive treatment: a prospective cohort study2
In vitro effects of pentoxifylline and coenzyme Q10 on the sperm of oligoasthenoteratozoospermia patients2
Occupational health issues experienced by UK embryologists: informing improvements in clinical reproductive science practice2
Recombinant human granulocyte colony stimulating factor (rhG-CSF) participates in the progression of implantation via the hsa_circ_0001550-miRNA-mRNA interaction network2
Motherhood and motivations for bariatric surgery – a qualitative study2
Editorial board members of Human Fertility 1998 to 20222
Gene pathway analysis of the endometrium at the start of the window of implantation in women with unexplained infertility and unexplained recurrent pregnancy loss: is unexplained recurrent pregnancy l2
Exploring fertility knowledge amongst healthcare professional and lay population groups in the UK: a mixed methods study2
The impact of emotional health on assisted reproductive technology outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis2
Sperm donors versus long-term mates: a comparison of preferences of heterosexual and lesbian women2
Comparison of the ongoing pregnancy rate of in vitro fertilisation following tubal occlusion by microcoil placement versus laparoscopic tubal ligation for hydrosalpinges2
2019 Impact factor2
Impact of the duration of oestradiol treatment on live birth rate in Hormonal Replacement Therapy cycle before frozen blastocyst transfer2
Cost-effectiveness modelling of three different hysterosalpingography diagnostic strategies in addition to standard fertility management for couples with unexplained infertility in the United Kingdom2
Comparison of the assisted reproductive technology outcomes between conventional IVF and ICSI with donor oocytes in normozoospermic patients2
Step-by-step decision-making process in third party assisted reproduction: a qualitative study2
A UK-wide cross-sectional survey of practice exploring current trends in endometrial preparation for frozen-thawed embryo replacement2
Clinical features of isolated Fallopian tube torsion: evidence from a large series2
Fertility preservation discussions, referral and follow-up in male-to-female and female-to-male adolescent transgender patients2
The effect of alpha lipoic acid supplementation on sperm functions in idiopathic asthenozoospermic patients: a case-controlled study2
Does being conceived by assisted reproductive technology influence adult quality of life?2
Prediction of significant OHSS by ovarian reserve and ovarian response – implications for elective freeze-all strategy2
Choosing genes without jeans: do evolutionary psychological mechanisms have an impact on thinking distortions in sperm donor preferences among heterosexual sperm recipients?2
2020 Impact factor1
Fertility preservation provision in the NHS: a national assessment of care policies1
A scoping review of the information provided by fertility smartphone applications1
Analyses of human granulosa cell vitality by fluorescence activated cell sorting after rapid cooling1
Young men’s perceptions and attitudes towards two fertility awareness interventions and preferences for future initiatives1
Is there a role for phosphodiesterase inhibitors in the treatment of male subfertility?1
24 years of policy statements, guidelines, and policy and practice articles in Human Fertility1
Oocyte yield in social, medical and donor oocyte cryopreservation cycles1
Counselling challenges associated with donor conception and surrogacy treatments – time for debate1
Varicoceles and other controversies1
Elective egg freezing and male support: a qualitative study of men’s roles in women’s fertility preservation1
Mapping intentions to adopt fertility protective behaviours: the role of couple congruence and the importance of relationship and fertility awareness1
The effect of hyoscine-N-butylbromide on pain perception during and after hysterosalpingography in infertile women: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials1
Fertility and pregnancy complications following chorioamnionitis1
Screening by single-molecule molecular inversion probes targeted sequencing panel of candidate genes of infertility in azoospermic infertile Jordanian males1
Fertility 2021Barriers and breakthroughs6–10th January 2021 Online1
Swimming upstream: how theory and interdisciplinary inquiry matter for responsible, empirically robust science1
The nexus between self-perception and behavioural responses of gestational surrogates’ risk experiences1
Patterns of sex hormone receptor expression in stimulated endometrium from oocyte donors1
Choosing the optimal blastocyst by morphology score versus developmental rate in frozen-thawed embryo transfer cycles1
Human oocyte cryopreservation: revised evidence for practice1
Clinical pregnancy rates among anovulatory and oligoovulatory women after letrozole versus hormone replacement therapy in frozen-thawed embryo transfer cycles1
Mid-luteal uterine artery Doppler indices in the prediction of pregnancy outcome in nulliparous women undergoing assisted reproduction1
Ethnic variation in the live birth rate and perinatal outcomes following frozen embryo transfer: an analysis of the HFEA database from 2000 to 20161
Genetic andin silicoanalysis show a role ofSMAD3on recurrent pregnancy loss1
The use of ICSI in ART: evidence for practice1
Response to Hasdemir et al. (2023) COVID-19 vaccinations on menstrual cycle and serum anti-Mullerian hormone levels1
A comparison of embryo culture strategies for women of advanced age with four or fewer available D3 embryos: a single centre retrospective analysis of 556 patients1
Response to Boulicault et al. (2022) from women in the field1
Research funding for male reproductive health and infertility in the UK and USA [2016 – 2019]1
Chromosomal polymorphisms in assisted reproduction: a systematic review and meta-analysis1
Ambivalence experienced by infertile couples undergoing IVF: a qualitative study1
Zooming in on the endometrial factor of recurrent implantation failure1
Maternal hypothyroidism and its effect on placental histopathology in singleton live births resulting from in vitro fertilization treatment1
Identification of miRNAs and the target genes related to male infertility and smoking using bioinformatics approaches1
Investigation of the risk of paternal cell contamination in PGT and the necessity of intracytoplasmic sperm injection1
Reproductive rights where conditions apply: an analysis of discriminatory practice in funding criteria against would-be parents seeking funded fertility treatment in England1
Time to full effect, following treatment with combined oral contraceptives (cyclic versus continuous administration) in patients with endometriosis after laparoscopic surgery: a prospective cohort stu1
Association between infertility and mental health of offspring in the United States: a population based cohort study1
Impact of maternal depression and anxiety-related disorders on live birth rate in women with recurrent pregnancy loss1
The role of myo-inositol supplement in assisted reproductive techniques1
The importance of the ‘family clock’: women’s lived experience of fertility decision-making 6 years after attending the Fertility Assessment and Counselling Clinic1
Endometriosis screening in patients attending an IVF clinic: a proof-of-concept retrospective cohort study1
Digital support tools for fertility patients – a narrative systematic review1
Identification of potential key genes related to idiopathic male infertility using RNA-sequencing data: an in-silico approach1
Time to re-evaluate the guidance on sexual infections in fertility services1
Retrospective analysis of the endometrial preparation protocols for frozen-thawed embryo transfers in women with endometrial polyps1
Down-regulation of HLA-DRs and HLA-DPs reflects the deficiency of antigen-presenting cells in endometrium from infertile women with and without ovarian endometriosis1
EMLA (lidocaine–prilocaine) cream for pain relief during hysterosalpingography: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised placebo-controlled trials1