عنوان مقاله [English]
Background: Data registration is one of the principal infrastructures of health promotion and social development programs. Infertility is one of the most important medical issues nowadays.
Method: This study has been performed by reviewing electronic and non-electronic information sources to identify the infertility registries in developed countries as first step of national infertility registry design.
Finding: "Infertility Registry" has been performed in five countries systematically. We studied three of them from the view of history, structure and facilities.
Conclusion: Despite favorable progress in many health fields and management of data diseases in Iran, systematic registration of infertility data based on international standards has been neglected yet.