Ana Carvalheira

Summary

Affiliation: Instituto Superior de Psicologia Aplicada
Country: Portugal

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Masturbation among women: associated factors and sexual response in a Portuguese community sample
    Ana Carvalheira
    University Institute of Applied Psychology, Research Unit of Psychology and Health, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Sex Marital Ther 39:347-67. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Dropout in the treatment of erectile dysfunction with PDE5: a study on predictors and a qualitative analysis of reasons for discontinuation
    Ana A Carvalheira
    Research Unit of Psychology and Health, University Institute of Applied Psychology, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Sex Med 9:2361-9. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Women's motivations for sex: exploring the diagnostic and statistical manual, fourth edition, text revision criteria for hypoactive sexual desire and female sexual arousal disorders
    Ana A Carvalheira
    Research Unit of Psychology and Health, University Institute of Applied Psychology, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Sex Med 7:1454-63. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Portuguese version of Cues for Sexual Desire Scale: the influence of relationship duration
    Ana Carvalheira
    Research Department of Psychology and Health, University Institute of Applied Psychology, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Sex Med 8:123-31. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Masturbation among women: associated factors and sexual response in a Portuguese community sample
    Ana Carvalheira
    University Institute of Applied Psychology, Research Unit of Psychology and Health, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Sex Marital Ther 39:347-67. 2013
    ..Early masturbation experience might be beneficial to sexual arousal and orgasm in adulthood. Further, this study demonstrates that masturbation is a positive component in the structuring of female sexuality...
  2. doi request reprint Dropout in the treatment of erectile dysfunction with PDE5: a study on predictors and a qualitative analysis of reasons for discontinuation
    Ana A Carvalheira
    Research Unit of Psychology and Health, University Institute of Applied Psychology, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Sex Med 9:2361-9. 2012
    ..However, previous research shows that PDE5 treatments have high discontinuation rates. Understanding the reasons for discontinuing PDE5 will be necessary to optimize the response to treatment...
  3. doi request reprint Women's motivations for sex: exploring the diagnostic and statistical manual, fourth edition, text revision criteria for hypoactive sexual desire and female sexual arousal disorders
    Ana A Carvalheira
    Research Unit of Psychology and Health, University Institute of Applied Psychology, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Sex Med 7:1454-63. 2010
    ..There are problems with the existing definition of hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) in that desire for sex and sexual fantasy are not a universal experience...
  4. doi request reprint Portuguese version of Cues for Sexual Desire Scale: the influence of relationship duration
    Ana Carvalheira
    Research Department of Psychology and Health, University Institute of Applied Psychology, Lisbon, Portugal
    J Sex Med 8:123-31. 2011
    ..Factors that trigger women's sexual desire can change over time and circumstances. The Cues for Sexual Desire Scale (CSDS) is a valuable assessment tool to measure the range and magnitude of such stimuli...