Assisted reproduction and COVID-19
A statement from ESHRE for phase 2 As the COVID-19 pandemic is stabilising, the return to normal daily life will also see the need to restart the provison of ART treatments. Infertility is a disease and once the risk of SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 infection is decreasing, all ART treatments can be restarted for any clinical indication, in line with local regulations.
However, vigilance and measured steps must be taken for safe practice and to minimise the risks related to SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19-positive patients or staff during treatment. The ESHRE COVID-19 working group has prepared the “ESHRE Guidance on recommencing ART treatments”, a set of recommendations for centres planning to restart ART treatments.
Read the full Guidance here