Policy documents

Women’s Health Strategy consultation response

Manuela Perrotta and Josie Hamper responded to the UK government’s call for evidence to inform the forthcoming Women’s Health Strategy for England (June 2021). The submission focuses on the accessibility of information for fertility patients and the quality of evidence in the fertility sector. You can download the full document here:

Academic journal articles

All of these articles are openly available and free to view/download. Listed by publication date:

  • Geampana, A., and Perrotta, M. (2022). Accounting for complexity in healthcare innovation debates: Professional views on the use of new IVF treatments, Health. Available online at: https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/13634593221074874
  • Geampana, A. and Perrotta, M. (2021) Predicting Success in the Embryology Lab: The Use of Algorithmic Technologies in Knowledge Production. Science, Technology, & Human Values. Available online at: https://doi.org/10.1177/01622439211057105
  • Perrotta, M. and Geampana, A. (2021) Enacting evidence-based medicine in fertility care: Tensions between commercialisation and knowledge standardisation. Sociology of Health and Illness. Available online at: https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-9566.13381 
  • Perrotta, M. and Geampana, A. (2020) The trouble with IVF and randomised control trials: Professional legitimation narratives on time-lapse imaging and evidence-informed care. Social Science & Medicine. Available online at: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2020.113115