Alessandra Graziottin

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Libido: the biologic scenario
    A Graziottin
    Menopause Center, H San Raffaele Resnati, Milan, Italy
    Maturitas 34:S9-16. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Biological and psychosocial pathophysiology of female sexual dysfunction during the menopausal transition
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, H San Raffaele Resnati, Milan, Italy
    J Sex Med 2:133-45. 2005
  3. doi request reprint The prevalence of hypoactive sexual desire disorder in surgically menopausal women: an epidemiological study of women in four European countries
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Centre of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, H San Raffaele Resnati, Milan, Italy
    J Sex Med 6:2143-53. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of premature menopause on sexuality
    Alessandra Graziottin
    San Raffaele Resnati Hospital, Center for Gynecology and Medical Sexology, Via E Panzacchi 6, 20123 Milan, Italy www alessandragraziottin it
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 3:455-74. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Sexual dysfunction in women with premature menopause
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, H San Raffaele Resnati, 10112 Milano, Italy
    Menopause 11:766-77. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Vulvar vestibulitis syndrome: a clinical approach
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, Milano, Italy
    J Sex Marital Ther 30:125-39. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Etiology and diagnosis of coital pain
    A Graziottin
    Centre for Gynaecology and Medical Sexology, Milano, Italia
    J Endocrinol Invest 26:115-21. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical approach to dyspareunia
    A Graziottin
    Department of Gynecology, Center of Medical Sexology, Hospital San Raffaele, EUR, Via Chianesi 53, Rome, Italy
    J Sex Marital Ther 27:489-501. 2001
  9. doi request reprint Depression and the menopause: why antidepressants are not enough?
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, Milan, Italy
    Menopause Int 15:76-81. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and evaluation of sexual health problems--HSDD in Europe
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, H San Raffaele Resnati, Milan, Italy
    J Sex Med 4:211-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Libido: the biologic scenario
    A Graziottin
    Menopause Center, H San Raffaele Resnati, Milan, Italy
    Maturitas 34:S9-16. 2000
    ..Well tailored HRT, including androgens in selected cases, may reduce the biological causes of loss of libido. A comprehensive treatment requires a balanced evaluation between biological and psychodynamic factors...
  2. ncbi request reprint Biological and psychosocial pathophysiology of female sexual dysfunction during the menopausal transition
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, H San Raffaele Resnati, Milan, Italy
    J Sex Med 2:133-45. 2005
    ..Although increasing age is a primary determinant of reduced sexual function in older women, hormonal changes may be significant contributors to female (and couples') sexual dysfunction...
  3. doi request reprint The prevalence of hypoactive sexual desire disorder in surgically menopausal women: an epidemiological study of women in four European countries
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Centre of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, H San Raffaele Resnati, Milan, Italy
    J Sex Med 6:2143-53. 2009
    ..Inclusion of these women in an epidemiological study provided the opportunity to study biological and cultural impacts on sexual function...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of premature menopause on sexuality
    Alessandra Graziottin
    San Raffaele Resnati Hospital, Center for Gynecology and Medical Sexology, Via E Panzacchi 6, 20123 Milan, Italy www alessandragraziottin it
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 3:455-74. 2007
    ..Further research on fertility protection and the safety of long-term hormone therapy after premature menopause is needed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sexual dysfunction in women with premature menopause
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, H San Raffaele Resnati, 10112 Milano, Italy
    Menopause 11:766-77. 2004
    ..To discuss assessment and management of sexual dysfunctions associated with premature menopause...
  6. ncbi request reprint Vulvar vestibulitis syndrome: a clinical approach
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, Milano, Italy
    J Sex Marital Ther 30:125-39. 2004
    ..Health care providers would therefore benefit from approaching the condition within a pain management framework focused on the woman's chronic pain, the impact on the couple's relationship, and any associated psychological sequelae...
  7. ncbi request reprint Etiology and diagnosis of coital pain
    A Graziottin
    Centre for Gynaecology and Medical Sexology, Milano, Italia
    J Endocrinol Invest 26:115-21. 2003
    ..The psychobiology of the experience of sexual pain needs to be addressed in a comprehensive, integrated and patient-centered perspective...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical approach to dyspareunia
    A Graziottin
    Department of Gynecology, Center of Medical Sexology, Hospital San Raffaele, EUR, Via Chianesi 53, Rome, Italy
    J Sex Marital Ther 27:489-501. 2001
    ..A preliminary clinical approach aimed at integrating different biological and psychosexual etiologies in a comprehensive manner is discussed in this article...
  9. doi request reprint Depression and the menopause: why antidepressants are not enough?
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, Milan, Italy
    Menopause Int 15:76-81. 2009
    ..However, controversy still exists in considering fluctuation/loss of estrogen as a specific aetiologic factor contributing to depression in perimenopause and beyond...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and evaluation of sexual health problems--HSDD in Europe
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, H San Raffaele Resnati, Milan, Italy
    J Sex Med 4:211-9. 2007
    ..The complex condition of the menopause is experienced by all women going through the physical and emotional changes associated with ovarian sexual hormones loss. It may impact directly on their physical and mental health...
  11. doi request reprint Menopause and sexuality: key issues in premature menopause and beyond
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, H San Raffaele Resnati, Milan, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1205:254-61. 2010
    ..The concepts of "symptom inducer" and "symptom carrier" will also be addressed...
  12. doi request reprint HPV infection in women: psychosexual impact of genital warts and intraepithelial lesions
    Alessandra Graziottin
    H San Raffaele Resnati Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, Milan, Italy
    J Sex Med 6:633-45. 2009
    ..Women are more susceptible to the oncogenic effect of HPVs, mostly at the genital site on the uterine cervix...
  13. ncbi request reprint Secondary provoked vestibulodynia in sexually active women with uncomplicated recurrent urinary tract infections
    Andrea Salonia
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy ResearchDoctorate Program in Urology, Magna GraeciaUniversity, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Sex Med 10:2265-73. 2013
    ..Provoked vestibulodynia (PVD) is a major reason of sexual pain in premenopausal women...
  14. doi request reprint Aetiology, diagnostic algorithms and prognosis of female sexual dysfunction
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Centre of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, H San Raffaele Resnati, Milan, Italy
    Maturitas 63:128-34. 2009
    ..The aim of this paper is to describe the aetiology, diagnosis and prognosis of female sexual dysfunction (FSD), so as to increase the physician's competence in the management of women with these problems...
  15. doi request reprint What does premature ejaculation mean to the man, the woman, and the couple?
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, H San Raffaele Resnati, Milan, Italy
    J Sex Med 8:304-9. 2011
    ..Published findings are consistent in identifying the negative psychosocial impact of PE on the man. However, the effect of PE on the female partner, especially in relation to her sexual functioning, has been less well studied...
  16. ncbi request reprint The woman patient after WHI
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexuology, H San Raffaele Resnati, Via Enrico Panzacchi 6, 10123 Milano, Italy
    Maturitas 51:29-37. 2005
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  17. ncbi request reprint Why deny dyspareunia its sexual meaning?
    Alessandra Graziottin
    Center of Gynecology and Medical Sexology, H San Raffaele Resnati, Via Enrico Panzacchi 6, 20123, Milano, Italy
    Arch Sex Behav 34:32-4, 57-61; author reply 63-7. 2005
  18. ncbi request reprint Hypoactive sexual desire disorder in menopausal women: a survey of Western European women
    Lorraine Dennerstein
    Office for Gender and Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Sex Med 3:212-22. 2006
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  19. ncbi request reprint Sexual function and sexual distress in women with interstitial cystitis: a case-control study
    Kenneth M Peters
    Ministrelli Program for Urologic Research and Education, Department of Urology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan 48073, USA
    Urology 70:543-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate female sexual dysfunction (FSD) in women with interstitial cystitis (IC) versus a control group. Specific areas of FSD in women with IC have not been reported...
  20. ncbi request reprint Climacteric medicine: European Menopause and Andropause Society (EMAS) 2004/2005 position statements on peri- and postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy
    Sven O Skouby
    Frederiksberg Hospital, Department of Ob Gyn, 2000 Copenhagen F, Denmark
    Maturitas 51:8-14. 2005
    ..In contrast, urogenital symptoms may be addressed efficiently and safely with long-term local estrogen therapy...
  21. doi request reprint Breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women using testosterone in combination with hormone replacement therapy
    Johannes Bitzer
    University Women s Hospital Basel, Department of Gynecological Social Medicine and Psychosomatic, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Maturitas 59:209-18. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to review the available clinical data on the impact of exogenous testosterone containing postmenopausal hormone therapy on breast cancer risk...
  22. ncbi request reprint Vulvodynia: a state-of-the-art consensus on definitions, diagnosis and management
    Gloria A Bachmann
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    J Reprod Med 51:447-56. 2006
    ..The consensus panel also identified key topics and issues forfurther research, including the role of inflammatory mechanisms and genetic factors and psychosexual contributors...
  23. ncbi request reprint Hormone therapy and sleep quality in women around menopause
    Costante Donati Sarti
    Scuola di Ostetricia e Ginecologia Ospedaliera, Azienda Ospedaliera di Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Menopause 12:545-51. 2005
    ..To obtain data on sleep quality in women attending menopause clinics in Italy...
  24. 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)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Arthralgias, bodily aches and pains and somatic complaints in midlife women: etiology, pathophysiology and differential diagnosis
    Jeanne Leventhal Alexander
    Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Psychiatry Women s Health Program, Oakland, CA, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:S15-26. 2007
    ..Familiarity with the differential diagnosis, pathophysiology and evidence-based treatment for such patients is crucial to their proper care...
  26. ncbi request reprint A symptomatic approach to understanding women's health experiences: a cross-cultural comparison of women aged 20 to 70 years
    Lorraine Dennerstein
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Menopause 14:688-96. 2007
    ..To determine patterns of symptoms across age groups, identify symptom groups associated with ovarian hormonal depletion or other variables, and develop a prediction model for each symptom...
  27. ncbi request reprint Relationship between hypoactive sexual desire disorder and aging
    Richard D Hayes
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Fertil Steril 87:107-12. 2007
    ..The American Foundation of Urologic Disease and the American Psychiatric Association stipulate that HSDD is only diagnosed when both low sexual desire and sexually related personal distress are present...