Julia R Heiman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychologic treatments for female sexual dysfunction: are they effective and do we need them?
    Julia R Heiman
    University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 31:445-50. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Sexual dysfunction: overview of prevalence, etiological factors, and treatments
    Julia R Heiman
    University of Washington Outpatient Psychiatry Center, 4225 Roosevelt Way NE, Suite 306, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    J Sex Res 39:73-8. 2002
  3. pmc Assessing women's sexual arousal in the context of sexual assault history and acute alcohol intoxication
    Amanda K Gilmore
    University of Washington, Department of Psychology, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Sex Med 7:2112-9. 2010
  4. pmc Influences of situational factors and alcohol expectancies on sexual desire and arousal among heavy-episodic drinking women: acute alcohol intoxication and condom availability
    Amanda K Gilmore
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 42:949-59. 2013
  5. pmc Women's sexual arousal: effects of high alcohol dosages and self-control instructions
    William H George
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Horm Behav 59:730-8. 2011
  6. pmc Sexual abuse history, alcohol intoxication, and women's sexual risk behavior
    Rebecca L Schacht
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 39:898-906. 2010
  7. pmc Risky sex: interactions among ethnicity, sexual sensation seeking, sexual inhibition, and sexual excitation
    Hong V Nguyen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 41:1231-9. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Later that night: descending alcohol intoxication and men's sexual arousal
    William H George
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Mens Health 2:76-86. 2008
  9. pmc Sexual victimization, alcohol intoxication, sexual-emotional responding, and sexual risk in heavy episodic drinking women
    William H George
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, WA, 98195, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 43:645-58. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Effects of experimentally adopted sexual schemas on vaginal response and subjective sexual arousal: a comparison between women with sexual arousal disorder and sexually healthy women
    Laura S Middleton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 37:950-61. 2008

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychologic treatments for female sexual dysfunction: are they effective and do we need them?
    Julia R Heiman
    University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 31:445-50. 2002
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Sexual dysfunction: overview of prevalence, etiological factors, and treatments
    Julia R Heiman
    University of Washington Outpatient Psychiatry Center, 4225 Roosevelt Way NE, Suite 306, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    J Sex Res 39:73-8. 2002
    ..Sexual problems and dysfunctions have been notably under-researched, particularly from the perspective on consequences to individual mental health, relationships, and family functioning...
  3. pmc Assessing women's sexual arousal in the context of sexual assault history and acute alcohol intoxication
    Amanda K Gilmore
    University of Washington, Department of Psychology, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Sex Med 7:2112-9. 2010
    ..Only one has examined combined effects. Findings regarding the relationship between SAH and arousal are contradictory...
  4. pmc Influences of situational factors and alcohol expectancies on sexual desire and arousal among heavy-episodic drinking women: acute alcohol intoxication and condom availability
    Amanda K Gilmore
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 42:949-59. 2013
    ..The current findings also provide evidence that sex-related alcohol expectancies may play an important role in alcohol-involved sexual experiences including desire and arousal. ..
  5. pmc Women's sexual arousal: effects of high alcohol dosages and self-control instructions
    William H George
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Horm Behav 59:730-8. 2011
    ..The findings highlight the importance of dosage and contextual factors in alcohol's impact on the variability of women's sexual responding...
  6. pmc Sexual abuse history, alcohol intoxication, and women's sexual risk behavior
    Rebecca L Schacht
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 39:898-906. 2010
    ..These findings provide preliminary insight into situational influences affecting CSA women's increased STI risk...
  7. pmc Risky sex: interactions among ethnicity, sexual sensation seeking, sexual inhibition, and sexual excitation
    Hong V Nguyen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 41:1231-9. 2012
    ..Findings suggest that ethnicity plays an important moderating role in the relationship between sexual traits and risky sexual behaviors...
  8. doi request reprint Later that night: descending alcohol intoxication and men's sexual arousal
    William H George
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Mens Health 2:76-86. 2008
    ..It may depend on whether blood alcohol level is ascending or descending and whether the situation calls for maximizing or suppressing erection...
  9. pmc Sexual victimization, alcohol intoxication, sexual-emotional responding, and sexual risk in heavy episodic drinking women
    William H George
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, WA, 98195, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 43:645-58. 2014
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Effects of experimentally adopted sexual schemas on vaginal response and subjective sexual arousal: a comparison between women with sexual arousal disorder and sexually healthy women
    Laura S Middleton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 37:950-61. 2008
    ..Moreover, these findings have implications for the conceptualization of FSAD, which may be best characterized as a complex, heterogeneous cluster of symptoms...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of depressive symptoms and experimentally adopted schemas on sexual arousal and affect in sexually healthy women
    Stephanie W Kuffel
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 35:163-77. 2006
    ..Implications of findings for the assessment and treatment of sexual dysfunction are noted...
  12. ncbi request reprint Female genitalia: dynamic MR imaging with use of MS-325 initial experiences evaluating female sexual response
    Anastasia V Deliganis
    Departments of Radiology, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific St, Box 357115, Seattle, WA 98195 7115, USA
    Radiology 225:791-9. 2002
    ..To determine whether magnetic resonance (MR) imaging with MS-325, a recently developed blood pool contrast agent, can depict sexual arousal response in healthy women...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparing Sildenafil alone vs. Sildenafil plus brief couple sex therapy on erectile dysfunction and couples' sexual and marital quality of life: a pilot study
    Sylvie Aubin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, 98109 1023, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 35:122-43. 2009
    ..Despite limitations, study findings extend previous conclusions and provide empirical support for the effectiveness and satisfaction with the combined treatment approach for treating men with ED of mixed etiology...
  14. ncbi request reprint Alcohol's effects on sexual decision making: an integration of alcohol myopia and individual differences
    Kelly Cue Davis
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:843-51. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol intoxication and instructional set on women's sexual arousal vary based on sexual abuse history
    Rebecca L Schacht
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 36:655-65. 2007
    ..Findings indicate that alcohol may affect women differently based on SA history and imply that SA history may be associated with differences in response to subsequent sexual situations...
  16. pmc Alcohol and erectile response: the effects of high dosage in the context of demands to maximize sexual arousal
    William H George
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 14:461-70. 2006
    ..Overall, alcohol and arousal instructions had small but discernible effects. Findings highlight the importance of contextual factors in alcohol's impact on erectile functioning...
  17. ncbi request reprint Acute dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) effects on sexual arousal in postmenopausal women
    Lucianne Hackbert
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:155-62. 2002
    ..Although no relationship to sexual functioning in healthy women has been shown to date, DHEA replacement has potential for affecting sexual response...
  18. ncbi request reprint Rape-myth congruent beliefs in women resulting from exposure to violent pornography: effects of alcohol and sexual arousal
    Kelly Cue Davis
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Interpers Violence 21:1208-23. 2006
    ..Findings suggest that acute alcohol intoxication during violent pornography exposure may ultimately result in women developing more calloused attitudes toward rape and rape victims...
  19. ncbi request reprint Noncontrast dynamic magnetic resonance imaging for quantitative assessment of female sexual arousal
    Kenneth R Maravilla
    Departments of Radiology, University of Washington, Box 357115, 1959 Northeast Pacific, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Urol 173:162-6. 2005
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  20. ncbi request reprint Alcohol's direct and indirect effects on men's self-reported sexual aggression likelihood
    Jeanette Norris
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute, University of Washington, Box 354805, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:688-95. 2002
    ..The indirect effects of participants' affective responses and cognitive judgments of story characters were also examined...
  21. ncbi request reprint Dynamic MR imaging of the sexual arousal response in women
    Kenneth R Maravilla
    University of Washington, Department of Radiology, Box 357115, 1959 NE Pacific, Seattle, WA 98195 7115, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 29:71-6. 2003
    ..These MRI techniques may also prove useful as a surrogate end point marker for testing efficacy of future new treatments for women with sexual arousal disorder...
  22. ncbi request reprint Serial MR imaging with MS-325 for evaluating female sexual arousal response: determination of intrasubject reproducibility
    Kenneth R Maravilla
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7115, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 18:216-24. 2003
    ..To determine if a similar sexual arousal response in normal, healthy women could be obtained and monitored by serial magnetic resonance (MR) imaging at two separate sessions...
  23. ncbi request reprint Genital and subjective measurement of the time course effects of an acute dose of testosterone vs. placebo in postmenopausal women
    Amy Heard-Davison
    University of Washington Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Sex Med 4:209-17. 2007
    ..Recent research on the impact of testosterone (T) on female sexual function has yielded inconsistent results, and few studies have used physiological measures of genital arousal...
  24. doi request reprint The association between sexual function, pain, and psychological adaptation of men diagnosed with chronic pelvic pain syndrome type III
    Sylvie Aubin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    J Sex Med 5:657-67. 2008
    ..AIM. We compared the sexual function of men with CPPS to men without pain, and examined the relationship between the sexual, demographic, and psychological measures in men with CPPS...
  25. pmc Indirect effects of acute alcohol intoxication on sexual risk-taking: The roles of subjective and physiological sexual arousal
    William H George
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195 1525, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 38:498-513. 2009
    ..Implications for alcohol myopia theory and prevention interventions are discussed...
  26. ncbi request reprint Topical alprostadil (PGE1) for the treatment of female sexual arousal disorder: in-clinic evaluation of safety and efficacy
    Julia R Heiman
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 27:31-41. 2006
    ..Other side effects were mild-moderate, resolving within two hours of application. These data suggest topical alprostadil should be further researched as a potentially appropriate on-demand therapeutic choice for women experiencing FSAD...
  27. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of sexuality as related to sexual functioning and sexual risk in women with different types of childhood abuse histories
    Kelly A Schloredt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    J Trauma Stress 16:275-84. 2003
    ..An interpersonal focus and more precise abuse labeling are recommended, potentially revising our assumptions about symptom clusters and treatment...
  28. pmc Sexual function changes during the 5 years after high-dose treatment and hematopoietic cell transplantation for malignancy, with case-matched controls at 5 years
    Karen L Syrjala
    Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Blood 111:989-96. 2008
    ..05) reported problems. Thus, despite some recovery, sexual dysfunction remained a major problem for men and women after HCT. Aggressive efforts are needed to treat these deficits...
  29. ncbi request reprint Standards for clinical trials in sexual dysfunctions of women: research designs and outcomes assessment
    Julia R Heiman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Sex Med 1:92-7. 2004
    ..Currently there are no medications approved for treatment in women, and limited data on drug efficacy or psychological efficacy in well-controlled studies...
  30. ncbi request reprint An effect on the subjective sexual response in premenopausal women with sexual arousal disorder by bremelanotide (PT-141), a melanocortin receptor agonist
    Lisa E Diamond
    Palatin Technologies, Inc, Cranbury, NJ 08512, USA
    J Sex Med 3:628-38. 2006
    ..Melanocortins affect multiple physiological responses, including sexual behaviors. Bremelanotide is a synthetic peptide melanocortin analog of alpha-melanocyte-stimulating hormone that is an agonist at melanocortin receptors MC3R and MC4R...
  31. ncbi request reprint Replacing hormones, understanding the consequences
    Julia R Heiman
    Menopause 9:153-5. 2002
  32. ncbi request reprint A psychoeducational intervention for sexual dysfunction in women with gynecologic cancer
    Lori A Brotto
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of British Columbia, 2775 Laurel Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V5Z 1M9
    Arch Sex Behav 37:317-29. 2008
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  33. ncbi request reprint Acute dehydroepiandrosterone effects on sexual arousal in premenopausal women
    Cindy M Meston
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, Mezes Hall 330, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 28:53-60. 2002
    ..Acute DHEA does not appear to substantially influence sexual responding among sexually functional, premenopausal women...
  34. ncbi request reprint Women's orgasm
    Cindy M Meston
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
    Annu Rev Sex Res 15:173-257. 2004
    ..To date there are no pharmacological agents proven to be beneficial beyond placebo in enhancing orgasmic function in women...
  35. 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)...
  36. 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...
  37. ncbi request reprint Women's history of sexual abuse, their sexuality, and sexual self-schemas
    Cindy M Meston
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:229-36. 2006
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  38. doi request reprint Turning sexual science into news: sex research and the media
    Kimberly R McBride
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
    J Sex Res 44:347-58. 2007
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Normal variations in personality are associated with coital orgasmic infrequency in heterosexual women: a population-based study
    Juliette M Harris
    Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology Unit, Kings College School of Medicine, London, UK
    J Sex Med 5:1177-83. 2008
    ..Some female sexual problems have been reported to cluster with psychological and social problems. Underlying personality type may play a role in the development or maintenance of such problems...
  40. ncbi request reprint The Bolger conference on PDE-5 inhibition and HIV risk: implications for health policy and prevention
    Raymond C Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ, USA
    J Sex Med 3:960-75; discussion 973-5. 2006
    ..Recent reports have linked the use of phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE-5) inhibitors with increased rates of high-risk sexual behavior and HIV transmission in some individuals...