Assessment of Relationship between Ectopic Pregnancy and Assisted Reproductive Technology in Baghdad City

Authors

  • Alyaa Khazaal Neamah
  • Wisam Mashaan Muttaleb

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i4.16784

Keywords:

Assessment, ectopic pregnancy, assisted reproductive technology

Abstract

Objectives: To find out the relationship between assisted reproductive technology,
Some demographics characteristic and ectopic pregnancy among women with ectopic pregnancy
Methodology: A descriptive study was applied to assess the relationship between ectopic pregnancy and
Assisted Reproductive Technology among purposive sample of (60) women aged between (20-43) years
old attended the hospitals in Baghdad city. Results: The study show that the most woman in the age group
(32-37) years old, was primary school graduate, most of them have no gravidity, were treated with assisted
reproductive technology previously for (5-12) month, Clomiphene citrate (clomid) is used in the rate (50%),
suffering from lower abdominal pain and Darker or brown vaginal spotting. Conclusions: The study
concluded that there is significant relationship between the use of Clomiphene citrate (clomid) and ectopic
pregnancy and the most benefit treatment for ectopic pregnancy is methotrexate. Recommendations: The
study recommended a furthers study on ovulation induction, training program about the effect of ovulation
induction especially (clomid) on women health

Author Biographies

Alyaa Khazaal Neamah

Assistant Lecturer, Maternal and Neonate Nursing Department, College of Nursing/ University of
Baghdad, Iraq

Wisam Mashaan Muttaleb

Lecturer, Maternal and Neonate Nursing Department, College of Nursing/ University of
Baghdad, Iraq

Published

2021-08-16

How to Cite

Alyaa Khazaal Neamah, & Wisam Mashaan Muttaleb. (2021). Assessment of Relationship between Ectopic Pregnancy and Assisted Reproductive Technology in Baghdad City. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 15(4), 665-670. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i4.16784