stuart brody

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Publications

  1. ncbi Slimness is associated with greater intercourse and lesser masturbation frequency
    Stuart Brody
    Institute for Medical Psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Tubingen, Germany
    J Sex Marital Ther 30:251-61. 2004
  2. doi Women's finger sensitivity correlates with partnered sexual behavior but not solitary masturbation frequencies
    Stuart Brody
    Division of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, University of the West Scotland, Paisley, United Kingdom
    J Sex Marital Ther 34:343-52. 2008
  3. ncbi Male circumcision in HIV prevention
    Devon D Brewer
    Lancet 369:1597; author reply 1598-9. 2007
  4. ncbi Women's relationship quality is associated with specifically penile-vaginal intercourse orgasm and frequency
    Rui Miguel Costa
    CEDEMA Associação de Pais e Amigos dos Deficientes Mentais Adultos, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Sex Marital Ther 33:319-27. 2007
  5. ncbi Exercise intensity and risk of coronary heart disease
    Stuart Brody
    JAMA 289:419; aurhor reply 419-20. 2003
  6. ncbi Valid evaluation of iatrogenic and sexual HIV transmission requires proof
    Devon D Brewer
    AIDS 21:2556-7; author reply 2558-9. 2007
  7. ncbi Mortality in a long-term open cohort of prostitute women
    John J Potterat
    El Paso County Department of Health and Environment, Colorado Springs, CO, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:778-85. 2004
  8. pmc Women's clitoris, vagina, and cervix mapped on the sensory cortex: fMRI evidence
    Barry R Komisaruk
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    J Sex Med 8:2822-30. 2011
  9. ncbi Age at first intercourse is inversely related to female cortisol stress reactivity
    Stuart Brody
    Center for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, University of Trier, Karl Marx Strasse 94, 54290, Trier, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 27:933-43. 2002
  10. ncbi Investigating iatrogenic HIV transmission in Ugandan children
    Devon D Brewer
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:253-4. 2007

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Publications142 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Slimness is associated with greater intercourse and lesser masturbation frequency
    Stuart Brody
    Institute for Medical Psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Tubingen, Germany
    J Sex Marital Ther 30:251-61. 2004
    ....
  2. doi Women's finger sensitivity correlates with partnered sexual behavior but not solitary masturbation frequencies
    Stuart Brody
    Division of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, University of the West Scotland, Paisley, United Kingdom
    J Sex Marital Ther 34:343-52. 2008
    ..Results are discussed in terms of differences between different sexual behaviors, as well as susceptibility to reinforcement, and psychoanalytic views of conversion hysteria...
  3. ncbi Male circumcision in HIV prevention
    Devon D Brewer
    Lancet 369:1597; author reply 1598-9. 2007
  4. ncbi Women's relationship quality is associated with specifically penile-vaginal intercourse orgasm and frequency
    Rui Miguel Costa
    CEDEMA Associação de Pais e Amigos dos Deficientes Mentais Adultos, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Sex Marital Ther 33:319-27. 2007
    ..Social desirability scores did not confound the associations. Results are discussed in terms of both evolutionary and psychoanalytic theories...
  5. ncbi Exercise intensity and risk of coronary heart disease
    Stuart Brody
    JAMA 289:419; aurhor reply 419-20. 2003
  6. ncbi Valid evaluation of iatrogenic and sexual HIV transmission requires proof
    Devon D Brewer
    AIDS 21:2556-7; author reply 2558-9. 2007
  7. ncbi Mortality in a long-term open cohort of prostitute women
    John J Potterat
    El Paso County Department of Health and Environment, Colorado Springs, CO, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:778-85. 2004
    ..7 (95% CI: 6.2, 29.3). Deaths from acquired immunodeficiency syndrome occurred exclusively among prostitutes who admitted to injecting drug use or were inferred to have a history of it...
  8. pmc Women's clitoris, vagina, and cervix mapped on the sensory cortex: fMRI evidence
    Barry R Komisaruk
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    J Sex Med 8:2822-30. 2011
    ..The projection of vagina, uterine cervix, and nipple to the sensory cortex in humans has not been reported...
  9. ncbi Age at first intercourse is inversely related to female cortisol stress reactivity
    Stuart Brody
    Center for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, University of Trier, Karl Marx Strasse 94, 54290, Trier, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 27:933-43. 2002
    ..Results are discussed in terms of genetic and psychological influences on first intercourse and implications for coping with interpersonal stress...
  10. ncbi Investigating iatrogenic HIV transmission in Ugandan children
    Devon D Brewer
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:253-4. 2007
  11. doi Vaginal orgasm is associated with vaginal (not clitoral) sex education, focusing mental attention on vaginal sensations, intercourse duration, and a preference for a longer penis
    Stuart Brody
    School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, UK
    J Sex Med 7:2774-81. 2010
    ..Common sex education and sexual medicine approaches might undermine vaginal orgasm benefits...
  12. ncbi Establishing valid AIDS monitoring and research in countries with generalized epidemics
    Stuart Brody
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioural Neurobiology, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Int J STD AIDS 15:1-6. 2004
    ..Multimethod approaches for developing sound HIV/AIDS research are presented...
  13. doi Slimmer women's waist is associated with better erectile function in men independent of age
    Stuart Brody
    School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, PA1 2BE, UK
    Arch Sex Behav 42:1191-8. 2013
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  14. ncbi Increased high-frequency heart rate variability during insulin-induced hypoglycaemia in healthy humans
    Hartmut Schachinger
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clinical Research Center and Division of Psychosomatic Medicine, University Hospital, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Sci (Lond) 106:583-8. 2004
    ..Thus, during hypoglycaemia-induced sympathetic cardiac activation in healthy adults, parasympathetic mechanisms are involved in stabilizing mean HR...
  15. ncbi High-dose ascorbic acid increases intercourse frequency and improves mood: a randomized controlled clinical trial
    Stuart Brody
    Center for and the Psychosomatic and Psychobiological Research, University of Trier, Germany
    Biol Psychiatry 52:371-4. 2002
    ..These processes are relevant to sexual behavior and mood...
  16. ncbi Still not understanding the uneven spread of HIV within Africa
    John J Potterat
    Sex Transm Dis 31:365. 2004
  17. ncbi Let it be sexual: how health care transmission of AIDS in Africa was ignored
    David Gisselquist
    Int J STD AIDS 14:148-61. 2003
    ..We urge renewed, evidence-based, investigations into the proportion of African HIV from non-sexual exposures...
  18. ncbi Mounting anomalies in the epidemiology of HIV in Africa: cry the beloved paradigm
    Devon D Brewer
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 14:144-7. 2003
  19. ncbi Cognitive and psychomotor function in hypoglycemia: response error patterns and retest reliability
    Hartmut Schachinger
    Division of Psychosomatic Medicine, BIM, University Hospital, Petersgraben 4, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 75:915-20. 2003
    ..01). A new finding is that on the PASAT, hypoglycemia appears to differentially increase the rate of omission errors more than it increases false responses. Data on PASAT reaction time (RT) are also presented...
  20. doi Vaginal orgasm is more prevalent among women with a prominent tubercle of the upper lip
    Stuart Brody
    School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, UK
    J Sex Med 8:2793-9. 2011
    ..Other markers (perhaps of prenatal origin) even without obvious mechanistic roles in vaginal orgasm might exist, and a clinical observation led to the novel hypothesis that a prominent tubercle of the upper lip is such a marker...
  21. doi Female orgasm(s): one, two, several
    Emmanuele A Jannini
    Course of Endocrinology and Medical Sexology, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of L Aquila, Italy
    J Sex Med 9:956-65. 2012
    ..There is general agreement that it is possible to have an orgasm thru the direct simulation of the external clitoris. In contrast, the possibility of achieving climax during penetration has been controversial...
  22. doi Simultaneous penile-vaginal intercourse orgasm is associated with satisfaction (sexual, life, partnership, and mental health)
    Stuart Brody
    University of West of Scotland, School of Social Sciences, Paisley, UK
    J Sex Med 8:734-41. 2011
    ..The contribution to satisfaction of simultaneous orgasm produced by PVI merited direct examination in a large representative sample...
  23. doi Immature defense mechanisms are associated with lesser vaginal orgasm consistency and greater alcohol consumption before sex
    Rui Miguel Costa
    School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, UK
    J Sex Med 7:775-86. 2010
    ..Alcohol consumed before sex (ACBS) might impair vaginal orgasm or lead to avoiding the opportunity for it, but research examining immature defenses, ACBS, and specific sexual behaviors has been lacking...
  24. ncbi Running on empty: sexual co-factors are insufficient to fuel Africa's turbocharged HIV epidemic
    David Gisselquist
    Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 15:442-52. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi Assessing the role of anal intercourse in the epidemiology of AIDS in Africa
    Stuart Brody
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Int J STD AIDS 14:431-6. 2003
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  26. ncbi Lack of autodisable syringe use and health care indicators are associated with high HIV prevalence: an international ecologic analysis
    Eva Deuchert
    Department of International Economic Policy, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Ann Epidemiol 17:199-207. 2007
    ..We investigate whether nonuse of autodisable syringes and other health care indicators predict national HIV prevalence...
  27. ncbi Does selected ecological evidence give a true picture of HIV transmission in Africa?
    David Gisselquist
    Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 15:434-9. 2004
    ..We commend the emerging consensus to improve the safety of health care delivery. In countries with generalized HIV epidemics, we urge public education about the risks for HIV acquisition from unsterile health care...
  28. doi Women's partnered orgasm consistency is associated with greater duration of penile-vaginal intercourse but not of foreplay
    Petr Weiss
    Institute for Sexology, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
    J Sex Med 6:135-41. 2009
    ..It has been asserted that women's likelihood or consistency of partnered orgasm (her orgasm as a result of sexual activities with a partner) is determined by duration of foreplay, but not by duration of penile-vaginal intercourse...
  29. doi International Index of Erectile Function (IIEF) scores generated by men or female partners correlate equally well with own satisfaction (sexual, partnership, life, and mental health)
    Petr Weiss
    Institute of Sexology, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
    J Sex Med 8:1404-10. 2011
    ..It was unclear whether scores generated by women on behalf of men are comparable to self-reports, and how IIEF scores are associated with satisfaction for both sexes in both sexual and nonsexual realms (e.g., mental health)...
  30. ncbi Miscarriage of HIV epidemiology in sub-Saharan Africa
    John J Potterat
    AIDS 20:955-6; author reply 956-8. 2006
  31. pmc The protective effect of male circumcision as a faith lift for the troubled paradigm of HIV epidemiology in sub-Saharan Africa
    John J Potterat
    PLoS Med 3:e64; author reply e67. 2006
  32. doi Disconnects in presumed heterosexual HIV transmission in Malawi
    Devon D Brewer
    AIDS 22:1377; author reply 1378-9. 2008
  33. pmc HIV epidemiology in Africa: weak variables and tendentiousness generate wobbly conclusions
    Stuart Brody
    PLoS Med 2:e137; author reply e147. 2005
  34. ncbi Research design determines what can be known about modes of HIV transmission
    Devon D Brewer
    AIDS 20:1208-9; author reply 1209. 2006
  35. ncbi Intercourse orgasm consistency, concordance of women's genital and subjective sexual arousal, and erotic stimulus presentation sequence
    Stuart Brody
    Division of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, University of Paisley, Paisley, United Kingdom
    J Sex Marital Ther 33:31-9. 2007
    ..I discuss the results in terms of the unique nature of penile-vaginal intercourse and the study's implications for sex therapy and sex research...
  36. ncbi Association of HIV infection with poor genital hygiene and medical treatment for prior serious illness suggests iatrogenic transmission
    Stuart Brody
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 44:365-6; author reply 366. 2007
  37. doi Vaginal orgasm is associated with less use of immature psychological defense mechanisms
    Stuart Brody
    Division of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, UK
    J Sex Med 5:1167-76. 2008
    ..Freud implied a link between inability to have a vaginal orgasm and psychosexual immaturity. Since Kinsey, many sexologists have asserted that no such link exists. However, empirical testing of the issue has been lacking...
  38. ncbi Autoinoculation of human papillomavirus and vaginal transmission of human immunodeficiency virus: an appeal for rigorous verification
    Stuart Brody
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Sex Transm Dis 31:65-6. 2004
  39. ncbi Alexithymia is inversely associated with women's frequency of vaginal intercourse
    Stuart Brody
    Institute for Medical Psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Arch Sex Behav 32:73-7. 2003
    ..Results are discussed in terms of the unique nature of penile-vaginal intercourse, emotional integration and sexuality, and both less alexithymia and greater FSI being associated with indices of better physical and psychological health...
  40. ncbi A preliminary report relating frequency of vaginal intercourse to heart rate variability, Valsalva ratio, blood pressure, and cohabitation status
    S Brody
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Biol Psychol 52:251-7. 2000
    ..Results are discussed in terms of both the modulating role of blood pressure on a number of psychological functions and the role of parasympathetic tone in HRV, FSI, and possibly pair-bonding...
  41. ncbi Cardiovascular autonomic dysregulation in users of MDMA ("Ecstasy")
    S Brody
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology, Eberhard Karls University of Tubingen, Germany
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 136:390-3. 1998
    ....
  42. pmc HIV epidemicity in context of STI declines: a telling discordance
    J J Potterat
    Colorado Springs, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 78:467. 2002
  43. ncbi Selective processing of food words during insulin-induced hypoglycemia in healthy humans
    Stuart Brody
    Division of Psychosomatic Medicine, BIM, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 173:217-20. 2004
    ..However, hypoglycemia is known to impair several aspects of cognitive function, and it is unknown whether selective cognitive processing of food stimuli occurs during insulin-induced hypoglycemia...
  44. doi More frequent vaginal orgasm is associated with experiencing greater excitement from deep vaginal stimulation
    Stuart Brody
    School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, UK
    J Sex Med 10:1730-6. 2013
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  45. ncbi Cannabis, tobacco, and caffeine use modify the blood pressure reactivity protection of ascorbic acid
    Stuart Brody
    Center for Psychosomatic and Psychobiological Research, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 72:811-6. 2002
    ..Results are discussed in terms of dopaminergic effects of these substances, modulation of catecholaminergic and endothelial activity, and AA support of coping styles...
  46. ncbi Preliminary study of a Chinese language short form of the Marlowe-Crowne Social Desirability Scale
    Peng Tao
    School of Public Health, Harbin Medical University, No 157, Bao Jian Road, Nan Gang District, Harbin City 150081, People s Republic of China
    Psychol Rep 105:1039-46. 2009
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  47. doi Anxious and avoidant attachment, vibrator use, anal sex, and impaired vaginal orgasm
    Rui M Costa
    School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, UK
    J Sex Med 8:2493-500. 2011
    ..However, research examining the differential association of sexual activities with insecure attachment styles has been lacking...
  48. doi Blind spots in the epidemiology of HIV in black Americans
    John J Potterat
    Int J STD AIDS 19:1-3. 2008
    ..Appropriate prevention strategies depend critically on direct, rather than ecologic, evidence...
  49. doi The relative health benefits of different sexual activities
    Stuart Brody
    School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, High Street, Paisley PA1 2BE, UK
    J Sex Med 7:1336-61. 2010
    ....
  50. doi Sexual behavior predictors of satisfaction in a Chinese sample
    Peng Tao
    Research and Education Center in Sexual Health, Harbin Medical University, Harbin, China
    J Sex Med 8:455-60. 2011
    ..Previous multivariate research in Europe found that sexual satisfaction was associated directly with frequency of penile-vaginal intercourse (PVI) but inversely with masturbation and some aspects of non-PVI partnered sex...
  51. ncbi A randomized controlled trial of high dose ascorbic acid for reduction of blood pressure, cortisol, and subjective responses to psychological stress
    Stuart Brody
    Center for psychomatic and Psychobiological Research, University of Trier, Trier, Germany
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 159:319-24. 2002
    ..Physiological responses to stress are considered disruptive to health. High-dose ascorbic acid has reduced indices of stress in laboratory animals...
  52. doi Condom use for penile-vaginal intercourse is associated with immature psychological defense mechanisms
    Rui Miguel Costa
    CEDEMA Associação de Pais e Amigos dos Deficientes Mentais Adultos, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Sex Med 5:2522-32. 2008
    ..Although this hypothesis had not been empirically tested, Freud's hypothesis that inability to have a (PVI) vaginal orgasm is a sign of psychological immaturity has recently received empirical support...
  53. ncbi Declining HIV rates in Uganda: due to cleaner needles, not abstinence or condoms
    Stuart Brody
    Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioural Neurobiology, University of Tubingen, Germany
    Int J STD AIDS 15:440-1. 2004
    ..Given the lack of evidence for transmission of HIV to healthy persons by penile-vaginal intercourse, the improvement in injection safety is the best candidate for declining HIV and AIDS rates...
  54. ncbi Blood pressure reactivity to stress is better for people who recently had penile-vaginal intercourse than for people who had other or no sexual activity
    Stuart Brody
    Division of Psychology, School of Social Sciences, University of Paisley, Paisley PA1 2BE, Scotland, UK
    Biol Psychol 71:214-22. 2006
    ..The magnitude of the sexual behavior effect on BP reactivity is greater than of other factors in the literature. These findings add to the research corpus on the benefits of PVI (differentiated from other sexual activities)...
  55. ncbi Sexual factors and prostate cancer
    S Brody
    BJU Int 93:180. 2004
  56. ncbi The role of health care in the spread of HIV/AIDS in Africa: evidence from Kenya
    Eva Deuchert
    Department of International Economic Policy, University of Freiburg, Germany
    Int J STD AIDS 17:749-52. 2006
    ..The results are consistent with health care being a very important vector for HIV in sub-Saharan Africa. It is recommended that there be a reallocation of resources to address healthcare transmission of HIV/AIDS...
  57. doi Female sexual arousal disorder with and without a distress criterion: prevalence and correlates in a representative Czech sample
    Petr Weiss
    Institute for Sexology, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
    J Sex Med 6:3385-94. 2009
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  58. doi Body mass index but not pulse pressure is associated with lesser penile-vaginal intercourse frequency in healthy young men
    Stuart Brody
    University of the West of Scotland, School of Social Sciences, Paisley, UK
    J Sex Med 7:1853-7. 2010
    ..It is unclear to what degree pulse pressure (and body mass index) would be associated with aspects of sexual function in a younger, healthy sample (controlling for possible confounders)...