Rosemary Basson

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The recurrent pain and sexual sequelae of provoked vestibulodynia: a perpetuating cycle
    Rosemary Basson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Sex Med 9:2077-92. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Sexual function of women with chronic illness and cancer
    Rosemary Basson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 6:407-29. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Hormones and sexuality: current complexities and future directions
    R Basson
    University of British Columbia, Department of Psychiatry, Vancouver General Hospital, Canada
    Maturitas 57:66-70. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Sexual function in men and women with neurological disorders
    Peter M Rees
    Burnaby Hospital, Neurology Department, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Lancet 369:512-25. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Contemporary issues in mild traumatic brain injury
    Peter M Rees
    Department of Neurology, Burnaby Hospital, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:1885-94. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Summary of the recommendations on sexual dysfunctions in women
    Rosemary Basson
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Sex Med 7:314-26. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Pharmacotherapy for women's sexual dysfunction
    Rosemary Basson
    UBC Department of Psychiatry, B C Centre for Sexual Medicine, Vancouver General Hospital, 855 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 10:1631-48. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Revised definitions of women's sexual dysfunction
    Rosemary Basson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Sex Med 1:40-8. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Sexual psychophysiology and effects of sildenafil citrate in oestrogenised women with acquired genital arousal disorder and impaired orgasm: a randomised controlled trial
    Rosemary Basson
    B C Center for Sexual Medicine, Vancouver Hospital, Canada
    BJOG 110:1014-24. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessment and management of women's sexual dysfunctions: problematic desire and arousal
    Rosemary Basson
    UBC Department of Psychiatry, B C Centre for Sexual Medicine, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Sex Med 2:291-300. 2005

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint The recurrent pain and sexual sequelae of provoked vestibulodynia: a perpetuating cycle
    Rosemary Basson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Sex Med 9:2077-92. 2012
    ..Optimal management of provoked vestibulodynia (PVD), thought to be the most common form of chronic dyspareunia, is unclear...
  2. doi request reprint Sexual function of women with chronic illness and cancer
    Rosemary Basson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 6:407-29. 2010
    ..Women with metastatic disease may still treasure sexual intimacy. Assessment and management of sexual dysfunction is therefore necessary in all women with chronic illness or past or present cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hormones and sexuality: current complexities and future directions
    R Basson
    University of British Columbia, Department of Psychiatry, Vancouver General Hospital, Canada
    Maturitas 57:66-70. 2007
    ..In the future, augmentation of estrogen and androgen sexual effects may be possible using certain selective estrogen and androgen receptor modulators...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sexual function in men and women with neurological disorders
    Peter M Rees
    Burnaby Hospital, Neurology Department, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Lancet 369:512-25. 2007
    ..Nerve-sparing techniques could mitigate the substantial sexual dysfunction in both men and women through surgical disruption of the autonomic nerves during radical pelvic surgery...
  5. ncbi request reprint Contemporary issues in mild traumatic brain injury
    Peter M Rees
    Department of Neurology, Burnaby Hospital, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:1885-94. 2003
    ..To determine (1) minimum criteria in adults for clinical diagnosis of mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) and (2) whether persistent postconcussive syndrome exists as a nosologic entity...
  6. doi request reprint Summary of the recommendations on sexual dysfunctions in women
    Rosemary Basson
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Sex Med 7:314-26. 2010
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  7. doi request reprint Pharmacotherapy for women's sexual dysfunction
    Rosemary Basson
    UBC Department of Psychiatry, B C Centre for Sexual Medicine, Vancouver General Hospital, 855 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 10:1631-48. 2009
    ..Women's sexual function is known to be strongly influenced by mental health and relationship factors. Biological factors interrupting sexual function that might potentially be remedied by pharmacological agents are less clear...
  8. ncbi request reprint Revised definitions of women's sexual dysfunction
    Rosemary Basson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Sex Med 1:40-8. 2004
    ..Existing definitions of women's sexual disorders are based mainly on genitally focused events in a linear sequence model (desire, arousal and orgasm)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sexual psychophysiology and effects of sildenafil citrate in oestrogenised women with acquired genital arousal disorder and impaired orgasm: a randomised controlled trial
    Rosemary Basson
    B C Center for Sexual Medicine, Vancouver Hospital, Canada
    BJOG 110:1014-24. 2003
    ..Secondly, we aimed to explore the concordance between a detailed historical assessment of genital response in real life, with laboratory vaginal photoplethysmographic assessment of genital vasocongestion...
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessment and management of women's sexual dysfunctions: problematic desire and arousal
    Rosemary Basson
    UBC Department of Psychiatry, B C Centre for Sexual Medicine, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Sex Med 2:291-300. 2005
    ..The frequent poor correlation of women's subjective sexual arousal and observable increases in genital congestion in response to sexual stimulation has not been reflected in assessment, diagnosis, or management...
  11. doi request reprint Predictors of sexual desire disorders in women
    Lori A Brotto
    Obstetrics Gynaecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Sex Med 8:742-53. 2011
    ..However, recent data, which show either minimal or no significant correlation between testosterone levels and women's sexual desire, suggest that nonhormonal variables may play a key role...
  12. ncbi request reprint Sexual sequelae of general medical disorders
    Rosemary Basson
    University of British Columbia, Department of Psychiatry, BC Centre for Sexual Medicine, Vancouver General Hospital, Canada
    Lancet 369:409-24. 2007
    ..Current approaches to assessment of sexual dysfunction are based on models that combine psychological and biological aspects...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sexuality in chronic illness: no longer ignored
    Rosemary Basson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9, Canada
    Lancet 369:350-2. 2007
  14. ncbi request reprint Rethinking low sexual desire in women
    Rosemary Basson
    University of British Columbia Departments of Psychiatry and Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Vancouver Hospital, Canada
    BJOG 109:357-63. 2002
  15. ncbi request reprint The optimal discipline for assessing and managing pain during sex
    Rosemary Basson
    Departments of Psychiatry and Obstetrics and Gynecology, B C Centre for Sexual Medicine, Vancouver General Hospital, Echelon 5, 855 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver British Columbia V5Z 1M9, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 34:23-4, 57-61; author reply 63-7. 2005
  16. doi request reprint Sexual function in chronic illness
    Rosemary Basson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Sex Med 7:374-88. 2010
    ..With improved surgical and medical treatment of the underlying disease, the numbers of men and women needing assessment and management of associated sexual dysfunction are increasing...
  17. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in women's sexual function and dysfunction
    Rosemary Basson
    Department of Psychiatry, B C Center for Sexual Medicine, VHHSC, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9, Canada
    Menopause 11:714-25. 2004
    ..Current understanding of the pathophysiology of chronic pain can be applied to the chronic intermittent pain and allodynia of chronic dyspareunia...
  18. ncbi request reprint Are our definitions of women's desire, arousal and sexual pain disorders too broad and our definition of orgasmic disorder too narrow?
    Rosemary Basson
    UBC Departments of Psychiatry and Obstetrics and Gynecology, British Columbia Centre for Sexuality, Echelon Building, 5th Floor, 855 W 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9, Canada
    J Sex Marital Ther 28:289-300. 2002
    ..Dyspareunia and vaginismus require further analysis prior to any definitive therapy. The definition of orgasmic disorder needs to include loss of orgasmic intensity and the possibility of coincident arousal disorder...
  19. doi request reprint Role of androgens in women's sexual dysfunction
    Rosemary Basson
    Department of Psychiatry, Vancouver Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Menopause 17:962-71. 2010
    ..Androgen metabolites, specifically androsterone glucuronide (ADT-G), reflect intracellular and ovarian sources of testosterone. Thus, we predicted significantly lowered levels of metabolites in women with sexual dysfunction...
  20. doi request reprint A mindfulness-based group psychoeducational intervention targeting sexual arousal disorder in women
    Lori A Brotto
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Sex Med 5:1646-59. 2008
    ..In recent years, mindfulness has been incorporated into sex therapy and has been found effective for genital arousal disorder among women with acquired sexual complaints secondary to gynecologic cancer...
  21. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of sildenafil citrate in women with sexual dysfunction associated with female sexual arousal disorder
    Rosemary Basson
    Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Center, British Columbia, Canada
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:367-77. 2002
    ..The efficacy and safety of sildenafil were evaluated in estrogenized and estrogen-deficient women with sexual dysfunction that included female sexual arousal disorder (FSAD)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Introduction to special issue on women's sexuality and outline of assessment of sexual problems
    Rosemary Basson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, B C Center for Sexual Medicine, VHHSC, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9, Canada
    Menopause 11:709-13. 2004
  23. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Sexual desire and arousal disorders in women
    Rosemary Basson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    N Engl J Med 354:1497-506. 2006
  24. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy for sexual dysfunction in women
    Rosemary Basson
    UBC Department of Psychiatry, BC Center for Sexual Medicine, Vancouver General Hospital, Canada
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 5:1045-59. 2004
    ..The role of pharmacotherapy to potentially augment desire, arousability, genital congestion and to lessen the pain of chronic dyspareunia must be envisaged within the holistic biopsychosocial model...
  25. ncbi request reprint Summary of the recommendations on sexual dysfunctions in women
    Rosemary Basson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Sex Med 1:24-34. 2004
    ..There are limited recommendation/guideline documents pertaining to the diagnosis and treatment of women's sexual dysfunctions...
  26. ncbi request reprint The complexities of female sexual arousal disorder: potential role of pharmacotherapy
    Rosemary Basson
    UBC Departments of Psychiatry and Obstetrics and Gynecology, B C Centre for Sexual Medicine, Vancouver Hospital, Echelon 5, 855 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1M9 Canada
    World J Urol 20:119-26. 2002
    ..Scientific study of physiological androgen replacement therapy is only just beginning...
  27. pmc Women's sexual dysfunction: revised and expanded definitions
    Rosemary Basson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia and B C Centre for Sexual Medicine, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 172:1327-33. 2005
    ..The underlying conceptualization of a circular sex-response cycle of overlapping phases in a variable order may facilitate not only the assessment but also the management of dysfunction, the principles of which are briefly recounted...
  28. ncbi request reprint A model of women's sexual arousal
    Rosemary Basson
    UBC Departments of Psychiatry and Obstetrics and Gynecology Sexual Medicine, VHHSC Centre for Sexuality, Gender Identity and Reproductive Health, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Sex Marital Ther 28:1-10. 2002
    ..An anhedonic or even a dysphoric response to the sensations of genital congestion are further possibilities. This model allows for various subtypes of arousal disorder and thus facilitates a choice of therapeutic intervention...