Clinical Trial

Impact of Physician Contact on Patient Anxiety During the Waiting Period After Embryo Transfer

Study Description

Impact of Physician Contact on Patient Anxiety During the Waiting Period After Embryo Transfer

This will be a randomized controlled trial to compare if physician contact within the period from embryo transfer to serum pregnancy test decreases anxiety levels for first-time IVF patients.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Behavioral - Physician phone call

Often, patients will not have contact with a physician during the waiting period between embryo transfer and the pregnancy test. Participants in the intervention group will receive a phone call from one physician 3 to 4 days after fresh or frozen embryo transfer to check in. The physician will introduce themselves and state they are a part of the research team.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Impact of Physician Contact on Patient Anxiety and Distress During the Waiting Period After Embryo Transfer: a Randomized Controlled Study

Clinical Trial ID

NCT04190732

ParticipAid ID

erkzwa