Now showing items 1-3 of 3
Women’s experience of social egg freezing: perceptions of success, risks, and ‘going it alone’
(Human Fertility, 2018-11-01)
Abstract Objective: To explore how female users of social egg freezing technology reported their experience of freezing eggs for ‘social’ reasons. Background: Very few studies have explored women’s experiences of social ...
Reproductive technology and the life course: current debates and research in social egg freezing
(Taylor and Francis, 2014)
While there are currently few confirmed births from previously frozen eggs in the UK, the improved outcomes of new technologies of vitrification and intra-cytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) have led to the marketing of egg ...
Running out of time: Exploring women’s motivations for social egg freezing
(Taylor & Francis, 2018-04-12)
Objective: Few qualitative studies have explored women’s use of social egg freezing. Derived from an interview study of 31 participants, this paper explores the motivations of women using this technology. Methods: ...