Oral and Poster Presentations:

2013

Elective Single Embryo Transfer is Frozen better than Fresh Rania Baydoun BSc MS, Hala Gomaa MD, Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC. CFAS 2013

Embryo Transfer, Fresh Versus Frozen, is it time to reconsider the established practice?

Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC, Rania Baydoun BSc MS, Hala Gomaa MD. CFAS 2013

2012

Laser-assisted hatching can significantly increase the in vitro hatching rate in vitrified human blastocystsRania Baydoun BSc, Bin Wang Ph.D., Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC. CFAS 2012

2011

Efficiencies of Oocyte Vitrification, Fertilization, Embryo Development, and Implantation: a Preliminary Report II

Rania Baydoun BSc., Bin Wang Ph.D. and Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC. CFAS 2011

The Impact of eSET in Fresh and Frozen Embryo Transfer Cycles on Pregnancy Outcomes

Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC, Rania Baydoun BSc., Yuping Gao MD Ph.D., Salim Daya MD FRCSC, Bin Wang Ph.D. CFAS

High efficient FET is an effective management strategy for patients in high risk of developing OHSS

Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC, Rania Baydoun BSc, Bin Wang Ph.D., ESHRE

Subsequent frozen D5 embryo transfer following cancellation of fresh embryo transfer does not decrease pregnancy rates

Bin Wang Ph.D., Rania Baydoun BSc, Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC

2009

Direct comparison of in vitro development of the embryos derived from vitrified oocytes vs. freshly collected oocytes in humans

Rania Baydoun BSc, Bin Wang Ph.D., and Samuel Soliman MD FRCSCFailure of implantation with excellent blastocysts? Searching for clues.

Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC, Rania Baydoun BSc, Raji Sextus BSc. Judy Xu MD, Bin Wang PhD

More early pregnancy losses following short stimulation protocol treatment compared to long stimulation protocols in an IVF program

Bin Wang Ph.D., Rania Baydoun BSc, Raji Sextus BSc. Judy Xu MD, Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC

Embryo survival following implantation is affected by total doses of gonadotrophin, ages, FSH levels of cycle day 3, egg maturity and hormonal stimulations

Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC, Rania Baydoun BSc, Raji Sextus BSc. Judy Xu MD, Bin Wang PhD

2008

Preliminary outcome report of FET cycles using embryos frozen by vitrification vs. programmed slow freezingRania Baydoun BSc, Bin Wang Ph.D., Lina Al-Qahwaji MSc. Judy Xu MD, Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC

Human haploid blastocysts derived from artificially activated oocytes

Bin Wang Ph.D., Rania Baydoun BSc, Lina Al-Qahwaji MSc. Judy Xu MD, Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC

The Ovidrel (HCG) single injection at cycle day 1 to day 3 does not improve the outcomes of IVF

Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC, Rania Baydoun BSc, Lina Al-Qahwaji MSc. Judy Xu MD, Bin Wang PhD

More than 9 mm of endometrium thickness at the day of HCG triggering predicts better IVF outcomes of the patients with day 5 embryo transfer
Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC, Rania Baydoun BSc, Lina Al-Qahwaji MSc. Judy Xu MD, Bin Wang PhD

2007

The length of gonadotropin stimulation affects the thickness of endometrium and maturation rate of recovered oocytes in ICSIBin Wang Ph.D., Rania Baydoun BSc, Ami Shah BSc, Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC

Does the percentage of mature oocytes affect pregnancy in ICSI patients?

Rania Baydoun BSc, Ami Shah BSc, Bin Wang Ph.D., Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC

Sperm motility is negatively correlated to sperm DNA fragmentation in male infertility patients undergoing IVF

Ami Shah BSc, Bin Wang Ph.D., Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC

The effect of sperm-washing media on pregnancy rate of patients with IUI treatment

Ami Shah BSc, Lutgrades Arizala BSc, Neila Payne MLT, Bin Wang Ph.D., Samuel Soliman MD FRCSC

Predictors of Success with ICSI

Alka Goyal Ph.D., Tracy Ma BSc, Rania Badayoun BSc Samuel Soliman MD

2006

Predictors of IVF Pregnancy Success for Patients 40 and over Samuel Soliman MD, Alka Goyal Ph.D., Tracy Ma BSc Rania Badayoun BSc

Effect of Total Motile Sperm Count on Cycle Fecundity in older Patients with IUI

Samuel Soliman MD, Alka Goyal Ph.D., Tracy Ma BSc, Ami Shah BSc

In vitro steroid production by luteinized granulosa cells is higher in IVF patients treated with pure FSH than with hMG.

(Poster presentation in the conjoint meeting of the American Fertility Society and the Canadian Fertility and Andrology Society in Montreal, Canada in October 1993)

Received the Organon Resident Research Award.

2006 Presentations at CFAS, ASRM annual conferences

1993

Does Luteal Phase Support Improve pregnancy Rate in Infertility? A Meta-analysis of Randomized Trials. (Presented at the SOGC Conference in Ottawa, Canada, June 1993)A trial of IVF versus conventional therapy for infertility. (Presented at the SOGC conference in Ottawa, Canada, June 1993)

1992

Recent Trends in Cesarean Section Rates. (Presented at SOGC conference in Vancouver, Canada, June 1992)