Ellen Laan

Summary

Affiliation: Academic Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Unconscious classical conditioning of sexual arousal: evidence for the conditioning of female genital arousal to subliminally presented sexual stimuli
    Stephanie Both
    Department of Psychosomatic Gynaecology and Sexology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 5:100-9. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Standard operating procedures for female orgasmic disorder: consensus of the International Society for Sexual Medicine
    Ellen Laan
    Department of Sexology and Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 10:74-82. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Sexual desire and arousal disorders in women
    Ellen Laan
    Department of Sexology and Psychosomatic Obstetrics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Adv Psychosom Med 31:16-34. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Genital responsiveness in healthy women with and without sexual arousal disorder
    Ellen Laan
    Department of Sexology and Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 5:1424-35. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Sexual behavior and responsiveness to sexual stimuli following laboratory-induced sexual arousal
    Stephanie Both
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Sex Res 41:242-58. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Modulation of spinal reflexes by sexual films of increasing intensity
    Stephanie Both
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychophysiology 42:726-31. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of a single dose of levodopa on sexual response in men and women
    Stephanie Both
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neuropsychopharmacology 30:173-83. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Attentional and affective processing of sexual stimuli in women with hypoactive sexual desire disorder
    Marieke Brauer
    Department of Sexology and Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Sex Behav 41:891-905. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Modulation of spinal reflexes by aversive and sexually appetitive stimuli
    Stephanie Both
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychophysiology 40:174-83. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Conscious processing of sexual information: mechanisms of appraisal
    Mark Spiering
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Sex Behav 33:369-80. 2004

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Unconscious classical conditioning of sexual arousal: evidence for the conditioning of female genital arousal to subliminally presented sexual stimuli
    Stephanie Both
    Department of Psychosomatic Gynaecology and Sexology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 5:100-9. 2008
    ..Although the assumption that sexual behavior is at least partly learned is common across theories of sexual behavior, classical conditioning of sexual response in women has been seldom studied...
  2. doi request reprint Standard operating procedures for female orgasmic disorder: consensus of the International Society for Sexual Medicine
    Ellen Laan
    Department of Sexology and Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 10:74-82. 2013
    ..Few, if any, consensus SOPs have been developed for the diagnosis and treatment of Female Orgasmic Disorder (FOD)...
  3. doi request reprint Sexual desire and arousal disorders in women
    Ellen Laan
    Department of Sexology and Psychosomatic Obstetrics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Adv Psychosom Med 31:16-34. 2011
    ..Knowledge about which treatment elements bring about change is still lacking...
  4. ncbi request reprint Genital responsiveness in healthy women with and without sexual arousal disorder
    Ellen Laan
    Department of Sexology and Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 5:1424-35. 2008
    ..Most pharmacological treatments that are currently being developed for women with sexual arousal disorder are aimed at remedying a vasculogenic deficit...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sexual behavior and responsiveness to sexual stimuli following laboratory-induced sexual arousal
    Stephanie Both
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Sex Res 41:242-58. 2004
    ..The results support the view of sexual arousal as an emotional state generating action tendencies and actual sexual behavior...
  6. ncbi request reprint Modulation of spinal reflexes by sexual films of increasing intensity
    Stephanie Both
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychophysiology 42:726-31. 2005
    ..The results indicate that T reflex modulation is sensitive to varying levels of sexual arousal and may be of use in research on behavioral mechanisms underlying appetitive motivation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of a single dose of levodopa on sexual response in men and women
    Stephanie Both
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neuropsychopharmacology 30:173-83. 2005
    ..The observed gender difference in the effect of levodopa is discussed in the perspective of possible dopamine-steroid interaction...
  8. doi request reprint Attentional and affective processing of sexual stimuli in women with hypoactive sexual desire disorder
    Marieke Brauer
    Department of Sexology and Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Sex Behav 41:891-905. 2012
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  9. ncbi request reprint Modulation of spinal reflexes by aversive and sexually appetitive stimuli
    Stephanie Both
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychophysiology 40:174-83. 2003
    ..The results support the view of sexual arousal as an emotional state, generating sex-specific autonomic and general somatic motor system responses, which prepare the organism for action...
  10. ncbi request reprint Conscious processing of sexual information: mechanisms of appraisal
    Mark Spiering
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Sex Behav 33:369-80. 2004
    ..It was concluded that cognitive processing of sexual information is similar for both genders, but that gender differences are present in affective processing of sexual information...
  11. ncbi request reprint The enhancement of vaginal vasocongestion by sildenafil in healthy premenopausal women
    Ellen Laan
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:357-65. 2002
    ..This study examined the effect of a single oral dose of sildenafil citrate (Viagra, Pfizer, Inc., New York, NY) on vaginal vasocongestion and subjective sexual arousal in healthy premenopausal women...
  12. ncbi request reprint Genital vascular responsiveness and sexual feelings in midlife women: psychophysiologic, brain, and genital imaging studies
    Rik H W van Lunsen
    Department of Sexology and Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Menopause 11:741-8. 2004
    ..Moreover, studies repeatedly confirm highly variable correlations between subjective sexual arousal and measured increases in genital congestion...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effects of vaginal prolapse surgery using synthetic mesh on vaginal wall sensibility, vaginal vasocongestion, and sexual function: a prospective single-center study
    Maaike A Weber
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 11:1848-55. 2014
    ..Vaginal mesh surgery in patients with pelvic organ prolapse (POP) has been associated with sexual dysfunction. Implantation of synthetic mesh might damage vaginal innervation and vascularization, which could cause sexual dysfunction...
  14. doi request reprint A new device for simultaneous measurement of pelvic floor muscle activity and vaginal blood flow: a test in a nonclinical sample
    Stephanie Both
    Department of Psychosomatic Gynecology and Sexology, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 9:2888-902. 2012
    ..To investigate both factors, a measurement device that enables simultaneous assessment of pelvic floor muscle activity and genital sexual arousal would be most optimal...
  15. doi request reprint The effect of prolapse surgery on vaginal sensibility
    Mariëlle M E Lakeman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 8:1239-45. 2011
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  16. ncbi request reprint Appetitive and aversive classical conditioning of female sexual response
    Stephanie Both
    Department of Psychosomatic Gynaecology and Sexology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 5:1386-401. 2008
    ..There is only limited evidence for appetitive classical conditioning of female sexual response, and to date modulation of female sexual response by aversive conditioning has not been studied...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effect of pain-related fear on sexual arousal in women with superficial dyspareunia
    Marieke Brauer
    Department of Psychosomatic Gynecology and Sexology, Leiden University Medical Center, Poortgebouw Zuid, Rijnsburgerweg 10, 2300, RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pain 11:788-98. 2007
    ..We conclude that emotional appraisal of the sexual situation determines genital responsiveness in both sexually dysfunctional and functional women...
  18. ncbi request reprint Preliminary evidence that acute and chronic daily psychological stress affect sexual arousal in sexually functional women
    Moniek M ter Kuile
    Department of Psychosomatic Gynaecology and Sexology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 45:2078-89. 2007
    ..Chronic stress did not affect the level of subjective sexual arousal...
  19. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous measurement of pelvic floor muscle activity and vaginal blood flow: a pilot study
    Stephanie Both
    Department of Psychosomatic Gynecology and Sexology, Academic Hospital, Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 4:690-701. 2007
    ..Currently, however, there is no measurement device to assess pelvic floor activity and genital response simultaneously...
  20. ncbi request reprint Female sexual satisfaction and pharmaceutical intervention: a critical review of the drug intervention studies in female sexual dysfunction
    Esmé Nijland
    Organon Medical Services Women s Health, Oss, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 3:763-77. 2006
    ..To be able to translate trial results to daily clinical practice, current limitations and issues in drug intervention studies in female sexual dysfunction (FSD) need to be clarified...
  21. ncbi request reprint Sexual arousal in women with superficial dyspareunia
    Marieke Brauer
    Department of Psychosomatic Gynecology and Sexology, Leiden University Medical Center, Poortgebouw Zuid, Rijnsburgerweg 10, 2300, RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Arch Sex Behav 35:191-200. 2006
    ..Therefore, there was no evidence for impaired genital responsiveness associated with dyspareunia. Also, we found no evidence for a conditioned anxiety reaction in response to exposure to a coitus scene...
  22. ncbi request reprint The Female Sexual Function Index (FSFI) and the Female Sexual Distress Scale (FSDS): psychometric properties within a Dutch population
    Moniek M ter Kuile
    Department of Psychosomatic Gynaecology and Sexology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Sex Marital Ther 32:289-304. 2006
    ..These results support the reliability and psychometric validity of the FSFI and the FSDS in the assessment of dimensions of female sexual functioning and sexual distress in clinical and nonclinical samples...
  23. 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)...
  24. 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint Concordance between women's physiological and subjective sexual arousal is associated with consistency of orgasm during intercourse but not other sexual behavior
    Stuart Brody
    Institute for Medical Psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Tubingen, Germany
    J Sex Marital Ther 29:15-23. 2003
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  26. ncbi request reprint Development of a sexual function questionnaire for clinical trials of female sexual dysfunction
    Frances H Quirk
    Pfizer Global Research and Development, Pfizer Ltd, Sandwich, Kent, UK
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:277-89. 2002
    ..To better evaluate efficacy in clinical trials of drugs as potential treatments for female sexual dysfunctions (FSD), a brief, multidimensional measure of female sexual function was developed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Can sublingual testosterone increase subjective and physiological measures of laboratory-induced sexual arousal?
    Adriaan Tuiten
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:465-6. 2002