Stanley E Althof

Summary

Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint When an erection alone is not enough: biopsychosocial obstacles to lovemaking
    S E Althof
    Department of Urology Psychology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and Center for Marital and Sexual Health, Beachwood, Ohio 44122 5402, USA
    Int J Impot Res 14:S99-S104. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of erectile dysfunction on confidence, self-esteem and relationship satisfaction after 9 months of sildenafil citrate treatment
    Stanley E Althof
    Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401, USA
    J Urol 176:2132-7. 2006
  3. pmc Self-esteem, confidence, and relationships in men treated with sildenafil citrate for erectile dysfunction: results of two double-blind, placebo-controlled trials
    Stanley E Althof
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1069-74. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Sildenafil citrate improves self-esteem, confidence, and relationships in men with erectile dysfunction: Results from an international, multi-center, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Stanley E Althof
    Case Western Reserve University Medical School, West Palm Beach, FL33401, USA
    J Sex Med 3:521-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, characteristics and implications of premature ejaculation/rapid ejaculation
    Stanley E Althof
    Department of Urology, Case School of Medicine and Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401, USA
    J Urol 175:842-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychological and interpersonal dimensions of sexual function and dysfunction
    Stanley E Althof
    Department of Urology, Case School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Sex Med 2:793-800. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Through the eyes of women: the partners' perspective on tadalafil
    Stanley E Althof
    Department of Urology, Case School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Urology 68:631-5. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological treatment strategies for rapid ejaculation: rationale, practical aspects, and outcome
    Stanley E Althof
    Case Medical School, Executive Director, Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, 1515 N Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, Suite 540, Florida 33401, USA
    World J Urol 23:89-92. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcome measurement in female sexual dysfunction clinical trials: review and recommendations
    Stanley E Althof
    Department of Urology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 31:153-66. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Treatment responsiveness of the Self-Esteem And Relationship questionnaire in erectile dysfunction
    Stanley E Althof
    Case Western Reserve University, Beachwood, Ohio 44122, USA
    Urology 61:888-92. 2003

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint When an erection alone is not enough: biopsychosocial obstacles to lovemaking
    S E Althof
    Department of Urology Psychology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and Center for Marital and Sexual Health, Beachwood, Ohio 44122 5402, USA
    Int J Impot Res 14:S99-S104. 2002
    ..To be effective, clinicians must go beyond the simple restoration of erectile function to help patients become active lovemakers again...
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of erectile dysfunction on confidence, self-esteem and relationship satisfaction after 9 months of sildenafil citrate treatment
    Stanley E Althof
    Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401, USA
    J Urol 176:2132-7. 2006
    ..We investigated long-term improvement, and correlations between improved erectile function and confidence, self-esteem and sexual relationship satisfaction in men with erectile dysfunction...
  3. pmc Self-esteem, confidence, and relationships in men treated with sildenafil citrate for erectile dysfunction: results of two double-blind, placebo-controlled trials
    Stanley E Althof
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1069-74. 2006
    ..Men with erectile dysfunction (ED) often have low self-esteem, confidence, and sexual relationship satisfaction...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sildenafil citrate improves self-esteem, confidence, and relationships in men with erectile dysfunction: Results from an international, multi-center, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Stanley E Althof
    Case Western Reserve University Medical School, West Palm Beach, FL33401, USA
    J Sex Med 3:521-9. 2006
    ..Erectile dysfunction (ED) can significantly impact a man's relationships and well-being...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, characteristics and implications of premature ejaculation/rapid ejaculation
    Stanley E Althof
    Department of Urology, Case School of Medicine and Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401, USA
    J Urol 175:842-8. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychological and interpersonal dimensions of sexual function and dysfunction
    Stanley E Althof
    Department of Urology, Case School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Sex Med 2:793-800. 2005
    ..There are limited outcome data on the efficacy of psychological interventions for male and female sexual dysfunction and the role of innovative combined treatment paradigms...
  7. ncbi request reprint Through the eyes of women: the partners' perspective on tadalafil
    Stanley E Althof
    Department of Urology, Case School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Urology 68:631-5. 2006
    ..To evaluate patient and female partner responses on the efficacy of, and overall satisfaction with, tadalafil to treat erectile dysfunction using sexual encounter profile (SEP) diaries...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological treatment strategies for rapid ejaculation: rationale, practical aspects, and outcome
    Stanley E Althof
    Case Medical School, Executive Director, Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, 1515 N Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, Suite 540, Florida 33401, USA
    World J Urol 23:89-92. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcome measurement in female sexual dysfunction clinical trials: review and recommendations
    Stanley E Althof
    Department of Urology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 31:153-66. 2005
    ..g., sexual desire). Successful and satisfactory encounters represent an amalgam of subjective assessments that are too far removed from the essential FSD component...
  10. ncbi request reprint Treatment responsiveness of the Self-Esteem And Relationship questionnaire in erectile dysfunction
    Stanley E Althof
    Case Western Reserve University, Beachwood, Ohio 44122, USA
    Urology 61:888-92. 2003
    ..To determine the treatment responsiveness of the disease-specific Self-Esteem And Relationship (SEAR) questionnaire in erectile dysfunction...
  11. ncbi request reprint Erectile dysfunction: monitoring response to treatment in clinical practice--recommendations of an international study panel
    John Mulhall
    Department of Urology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Department of Urology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center New York, NY, USA
    J Sex Med 4:448-64. 2007
    ..Clinical practice guidelines for management of erectile dysfunction (ED) provide limited direction in defining appropriate treatment goals with phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) inhibitor therapy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Interrelationship of sildenafil treatment effects on the physiological and psychosocial aspects of erectile dysfunction of mixed or organic etiology
    Stanley E Althof
    Case Western Reserve University Medical School, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Sex Med 7:3170-8. 2010
    ..In a previous paper using mediation modeling, the direct and indirect effects of sildenafil on erection maintenance were demonstrated...
  13. doi request reprint International Society for Sexual Medicine's guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of premature ejaculation
    Stanley E Althof
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, West Palm Beach, FL, USA
    J Sex Med 7:2947-69. 2010
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Impact of tadalafil once daily in men with erectile dysfunction--including a report of the partners' evaluation
    Stanley E Althof
    Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401, USA
    Urology 75:1358-63. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effect of tadalafil 5 mg taken once daily on efficacy (erection achievement and penetration) and overall sexual satisfaction in men with erectile dysfunction (ED) and their female partners...
  15. doi request reprint Standard operating procedures for taking a sexual history
    Stanley E Althof
    Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, West Palm Beach, FL 33401, USA
    J Sex Med 10:26-35. 2013
    ..HCPs in all countries receive variable, nonstandardized, or inadequate training in sexual history taking and its treatment...
  16. doi request reprint Validity of the patient-reported Clinical Global Impression of Change as a measure of treatment response in men with premature ejaculation
    Stanley E Althof
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, West Palm Beach, FL 33401, USA
    J Sex Med 7:2243-52. 2010
    ..However, it is unknown whether the CGIC is valued for assessing premature ejaculation (PE) symptoms and/or the relationship between CGIC and other validated PE patient-reported measures...
  17. ncbi request reprint Patient reported outcomes used in the assessment of premature ejaculation
    Stanley E Althof
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 34:581-9, vii. 2007
    ..The authors hope this helps clinicians and researchers to identify brief, reliable, and valid measures that document treatment effects or identify men with PE...
  18. doi request reprint Sexual satisfaction in men with erectile dysfunction: correlates and potential predictors
    Stanley E Althof
    Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, Urology, West Palm Beach, FL, USA
    J Sex Med 7:203-15. 2010
    ..Sexual satisfaction is an important treatment objective for men with erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  19. ncbi request reprint It was the best of times; it was the worst of times
    Stanley E Althof
    Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 4920, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 33:399-403. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint Current perspectives on the clinical assessment and diagnosis of female sexual dysfunction and clinical studies of potential therapies: a statement of concern
    Stanley E Althof
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Sex Med 2:146-53. 2005
    ..The assessment and diagnosis of female sexual dysfunction (FSD) are in a state of transition because of evolving concepts of female sexuality and suggested changes to the FSD diagnostic framework...
  21. ncbi request reprint Benign prostatic hyperplasia evaluation and management by urologists and primary care physicians: practice patterns from the observational BPH registry
    John T Wei
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan and i3 Drug Safety, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2800, USA
    J Urol 186:971-6. 2011
    ..We examined the evaluation of and management for lower urinary tract symptoms/benign prostatic hyperplasia by physician specialty (urologist vs primary care physician)...
  22. ncbi request reprint An Update of the International Society of Sexual Medicine's Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Premature Ejaculation (PE)
    Stanley E Althof
    Department of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, West Palm Beach, FL, USA
    J Sex Med 11:1392-422. 2014
    ..This manuscript updates the previous guidelines and reports on the recommendations of the panel of experts...
  23. ncbi request reprint Psychotherapy for erectile dysfunction: now more relevant than ever
    Stanley E Althof
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Center for Marital and Sexual Health, Beachwood, OH 44122, USA
    Endocrine 23:131-4. 2004
    ..By providing patients with an integrated medical/psychologic treatment, clinicians are likely to increase significantly the effectiveness of their treatment interventions for ED...
  24. doi request reprint The Subjective Sexual Arousal Scale for Men (SSASM): preliminary development and psychometric validation of a multidimensional measure of subjective male sexual arousal
    Stanley E Althof
    University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, West Palm Beach, FL 33401, USA
    J Sex Med 8:2255-68. 2011
    ..Sexual arousal is a multifaceted process that involves both mental and physical components. No instrument has been developed and validated to assess subjective aspects of male sexual arousal...
  25. doi request reprint Measuring women's satisfaction with treatment for sexual dysfunction: development and initial validation of the Women's Inventory of Treatment Satisfaction (WITS-9)
    Eric W Corty
    Center for Marital and Sexual Health, Beachwood, OH, USA
    J Sex Med 8:148-57. 2011
    ..To develop a brief, psychometrically sound, measure of satisfaction with treatment for female sexual arousal disorder...
  26. ncbi request reprint Erectile dysfunction: etiology, evaluation, and treatment options
    Allen D Seftel
    Department of Urology, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 5046, USA
    Med Clin North Am 88:387-416, xi. 2004
    ..Inclusion of the partner in the evaluation and management scheme will provide added benefit and may produce a better outcome...
  27. ncbi request reprint Office evaluation of male sexual dysfunction
    Allen D Seftel
    Department of Urology, Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 34:463-82, v. 2007
    ..This article provides the rationale for this global assessment paradigm...
  28. doi request reprint Clinical interviewing techniques and sexuality questionnaires for male and female cancer patients
    Stanley E Althof
    Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, West Palm Beach, FL 33401, USA
    J Sex Med 10:35-42. 2013
    ..Both cancer survivors and healthcare providers have barriers to addressing sexual problems in the clinical encounter...
  29. doi request reprint Satisfying sexual events as outcome measures in clinical trial of female sexual dysfunction
    Sheryl A Kingsberg
    OB GYN Behavioral Medicine, University Hospitals Case Medical Center Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Sex Med 8:3262-70. 2011
    ..Part of the challenge is the development of meaningful and valid end points that capture the complexity of women's sexual response...
  30. doi request reprint Evaluation and treatment of female sexual disorders
    Sheryl Kingsberg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MacDonald Women s Hospital, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 20:S33-43. 2009
    ..However, even the best PRO cannot replace the clinician-patient interview and the careful gathering of the patient's sexual history. PROs should always be interpreted and integrated with the woman's history...
  31. doi request reprint Psychological factors associated with male sexual dysfunction: screening and treatment for the urologist
    Stanley E Althof
    Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida, 1515 North Flagler Drive, Suite 540, West Palm Beach, FL, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 38:141-6. 2011
    ..Physicians' awareness of psychological and interpersonal issues will help them better manage patients' ongoing medical treatment and limit discontinuation of efficacious therapies...
  32. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and erectile dysfunction
    Stanley E Althof
    Center for Marital and Sexual Health, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Beachwood, Ohio 44122, USA
    Urology 59:803-10. 2002
  33. ncbi request reprint Books helpful to patients with sexual and marital problems
    Sheryl Kingsberg
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, University MacDonald Women s Hospital, 1100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 28:219-28. 2002
    ..Each citation was verified for accuracy and developed into an acceptable journal-quality reference. Frequency counts for responses were calculated, and a bibliography was developed...
  34. ncbi request reprint Association between the Erectile Dysfunction Inventory of Treatment Satisfaction and the Self-Esteem and Relationship Questionnaire following treatment with sildenafil citrate for men with erectile dysfunction
    Joseph C Cappelleri
    Pfizer Inc, Global Research and Development, Groton, CT 06340 8030, USA
    Value Health 8:S54-60. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Partner responses to sildenafil citrate (Viagra) treatment of erectile dysfunction
    Francesco Montorsi
    Department of Urology, University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Urology 63:762-7. 2004
    ..Partner satisfaction with treatment of erectile dysfunction can have a substantial impact on the continuation of therapy...
  36. ncbi request reprint Premature ejaculation: an observational study of men and their partners
    Donald L Patrick
    Department of Health Services and Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7660, USA
    J Sex Med 2:358-67. 2005
    ..Premature ejaculation (PE) is the most common male sexual dysfunction affecting men and their partners. Lack of community-based data describing this condition limits understanding of PE and its outcomes...
  37. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of dapoxetine in treatment of premature ejaculation: an integrated analysis of two double-blind, randomised controlled trials
    Jon L Pryor
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Lancet 368:929-37. 2006
    ..No drugs are approved for treatment of premature ejaculation. Our aim was to determine the efficacy and tolerability of on-demand dapoxetine in patients with severe premature ejaculation...
  38. ncbi request reprint Comparison between sildenafil-treated subjects with erectile dysfunction and control subjects on the Self-Esteem And Relationship questionnaire
    Joseph C Cappelleri
    Pfizer Inc, Global Research and Development, Groton, CT 06340, USA
    J Sex Med 3:274-82. 2006
    ..Erectile dysfunction (ED) can negatively impact psychosocial measures of a patient's sexual life...
  39. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of four-item version of Male Sexual Health Questionnaire to assess ejaculatory dysfunction
    Raymond C Rosen
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    Urology 69:805-9. 2007
    ..An abridged version of the 25-item Male Sexual Health Questionnaire (MSHQ) was developed and validated (MSHQ-EjD Short Form) for assessing ejaculatory dysfunction (EjD)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Clinically meaningful improvement on the Self-Esteem And Relationship questionnaire in men with erectile dysfunction
    Joseph C Cappelleri
    Pfizer Inc, Global Research and Development, MS 8260 2222, Eastern Point Road, Groton, CT 06340 8030, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:1203-10. 2007
    ..To estimate the minimal clinically meaningful improvement (MCMI) on the Self-Esteem And Relationship (SEAR) questionnaire...
  41. ncbi request reprint Premature ejaculation: a new approach by James H. Semans
    Sidney Glina
    Department of Urology, Instituto H Ellis, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Sex Med 4:831-7. 2007
  42. ncbi request reprint Self-esteem, confidence and relationship satisfaction of men with erectile dysfunction treated with sildenafil citrate: a multicenter, randomized, parallel group, double-blind, placebo controlled study in the United States
    MICHAEL P O'LEARY
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, and Division of Urology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 6105, USA
    J Urol 175:1058-62. 2006
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Analysis of single items on the Self-Esteem and Relationship questionnaire in men treated with sildenafil citrate for erectile dysfunction: results of two double-blind, placebo-controlled trials
    Joseph C Cappelleri
    Pfizer Inc, Global Research and Development, Groton, CT 06340, USA
    BJU Int 101:861-6. 2008
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Research instruments for the diagnosis and treatment of patients with erectile dysfunction
    Raymond C Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Sexual and Marital Health, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854 5635, USA
    Urology 68:6-16. 2006
    ..We provide a summary of some of the most commonly used instruments for the diagnosis and assessment of ED treatment efficacy that will be referred to in this supplement...
  45. ncbi request reprint The other side: failure in fair and balanced reporting
    Stanley E Althof
    J Sex Med 2:583-4. 2005
  46. doi request reprint An evidence-based definition of lifelong premature ejaculation: report of the International Society for Sexual Medicine (ISSM) ad hoc committee for the definition of premature ejaculation
    Chris G McMahon
    Australian Center for Sexual Health, Sydney, Australia
    J Sex Med 5:1590-606. 2008
    ....
  47. doi request reprint Identifying constructs and criteria for the diagnosis of premature ejaculation: implication for making errors of classification
    Stanley E Althof
    Psychology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Valparaiso, IN, USA
    BJU Int 102:708-12. 2008
    ..To review the many definitions of premature ejaculation (PE), determine the essential elements that best define PE, and examine and discuss the consequences of errors of inclusion and exclusion in the diagnosis of PE...