psychological sexual dysfunctions

Summary

Summary: Disturbances in sexual desire and the psychophysiologic changes that characterize the sexual response cycle and cause marked distress and interpersonal difficulty. (APA, DSM-IV, 1994)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Sexual dysfunction in the older woman: an overview of the current understanding and management
    Kathleen E Walsh
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Drugs Aging 21:655-75. 2004
  2. ncbi Prevalence of female sexual dysfunction symptoms and its relationship to quality of life: a Japanese female cohort study
    Shin ichi Hisasue
    Department of Urology, Sapporo Medical University, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
    Urology 65:143-8. 2005
  3. ncbi 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
  4. ncbi Dysfunctional sexual beliefs as vulnerability factors to sexual dysfunction
    Pedro J Nobre
    Universidade de Tras os Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
    J Sex Res 43:68-75. 2006
  5. ncbi The sexual lives of medical students: a single institution survey
    Alan W Shindel
    Washington University in Saint Louis Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Sex Med 5:796-803. 2008
  6. ncbi Distress about sex: a national survey of women in heterosexual relationships
    John Bancroft
    The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana 47405 3700, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 32:193-208. 2003
  7. ncbi The female sexual function index (FSFI): cross-validation and development of clinical cutoff scores
    Markus Wiegel
    epartment of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 31:1-20. 2005
  8. ncbi Sexual dysfunction in the United States: prevalence and predictors
    E O Laumann
    Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    JAMA 281:537-44. 1999
  9. ncbi Obesity and sexual quality of life
    Ronette L Kolotkin
    Obesity and Quality of Life Consulting 1004 Norwood Avenue, Durham, NC 27707, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:472-9. 2006
  10. ncbi A cross-national study of subjective sexual well-being among older women and men: findings from the Global Study of Sexual Attitudes and Behaviors
    Edward O Laumann
    Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 35:145-61. 2006

Research Grants

  1. ADAPTATION TO SEXUAL ABUSE FROM CHILDHOOD TO ADULTHOOD
    Candice Feiring; Fiscal Year: 2003
  2. Ginkgo Biloba: Antidepressant-Induced Sexual Dysfunction
    Cindy Meston; Fiscal Year: 2003
  3. Effects of Early Abuse on Adult Intimate Relationships
    Cindy M Meston; Fiscal Year: 2010
  4. NEUROPSYCHIATRIC EFFECTS OF TESTOSTERONE IN MEN
    Stuart Seidman; Fiscal Year: 2004
  5. PSYCHOLOGICAL INTERVENTION FOR WOMEN WITH BREAST CANCER
    BARBARA ANDERSEN; Fiscal Year: 2005
  6. PDE-5 Inhibition in HIV+ and HIV- Men
    Raymond Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2005
  7. Sexual Dysfunction and Diabetes:Look AHEAD Sub-Study
    Stephen Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. Assessing Fertility Potential in Pediatric Cancer Survivors
    Clarisa Gracia; Fiscal Year: 2008
  9. Energy Intake in Obese Binge Eating Disorder Individuals
    Nancy Raymond; Fiscal Year: 2003
  10. Parenthood after Cancer
    Leslie Schover; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications217 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Sexual dysfunction in the older woman: an overview of the current understanding and management
    Kathleen E Walsh
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Drugs Aging 21:655-75. 2004
    ..Researchers and clinicians are continuing to recognise the need to try and understand both the psychological and physiological aspects of the female sexual experience and how they influence one another...
  2. ncbi Prevalence of female sexual dysfunction symptoms and its relationship to quality of life: a Japanese female cohort study
    Shin ichi Hisasue
    Department of Urology, Sapporo Medical University, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
    Urology 65:143-8. 2005
    ..To clarify the age prevalence of female sexual dysfunction and the factors that contribute to the varying frequency of sexual intercourse and satisfaction with sexual life in Japanese women...
  3. ncbi 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...
  4. ncbi Dysfunctional sexual beliefs as vulnerability factors to sexual dysfunction
    Pedro J Nobre
    Universidade de Tras os Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
    J Sex Res 43:68-75. 2006
    ..Overall, findings support the idea that sexual beliefs may play a role as vulnerability factors for sexual dysfunction...
  5. ncbi The sexual lives of medical students: a single institution survey
    Alan W Shindel
    Washington University in Saint Louis Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Sex Med 5:796-803. 2008
    ..Little is known about the personal sexual lives of medical students...
  6. ncbi Distress about sex: a national survey of women in heterosexual relationships
    John Bancroft
    The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana 47405 3700, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 32:193-208. 2003
    ..These findings are compared with those from other studies involving representative samples of women, and the conceptual issues involved in the use of terms such as "sexual problem" and "sexual dysfunction" are discussed...
  7. ncbi The female sexual function index (FSFI): cross-validation and development of clinical cutoff scores
    Markus Wiegel
    epartment of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 31:1-20. 2005
    ..881 to .854) for identifying women without sexual dysfunction. We discuss the results in terms of potential strengths and weaknesses of the FSFI, as well in terms of further clinical and research implications...
  8. ncbi Sexual dysfunction in the United States: prevalence and predictors
    E O Laumann
    Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    JAMA 281:537-44. 1999
    ..While recent pharmacological advances have generated increased public interest and demand for clinical services regarding erectile dysfunction, epidemiologic data on sexual dysfunction are relatively scant for both women and men...
  9. ncbi Obesity and sexual quality of life
    Ronette L Kolotkin
    Obesity and Quality of Life Consulting 1004 Norwood Avenue, Durham, NC 27707, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:472-9. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi A cross-national study of subjective sexual well-being among older women and men: findings from the Global Study of Sexual Attitudes and Behaviors
    Edward O Laumann
    Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 35:145-61. 2006
    ..Despite this cultural variation, the predictors of subjective sexual well-being were found to be largely consistent across world regions...
  11. pmc Validation of the Female Sexual Function Index (FSFI) in women with female orgasmic disorder and in women with hypoactive sexual desire disorder
    Cindy M Meston
    University of Texas at Austin, Department of Psychology, 108 E Dean Keeton, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 29:39-46. 2003
    ..Significant differences between women with FOD and controls and between women with HSDD and controls were noted for each of the FSFI domain and total scores...
  12. pmc Prevalence and degree of sexual dysfunction in a sample of women seeking bariatric surgery
    Dale S Bond
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Miriam Hospital Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 5:698-704. 2009
    ..We used the validated Female Sexual Function Index (FSFI) to assess the prevalence of female sexual dysfunction (FSD) in a sample of >100 women evaluated for bariatric surgery...
  13. ncbi Evaluation of a short scale to assess female sexual functioning
    Lorraine Dennerstein
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, 6th Floor, Charles Connibere Building, University of Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Hospital, VIC 3050, Australia
    J Sex Marital Ther 28:389-97. 2002
    ..A cut-off score of 7 or below distinguishes with 79% specificity and sensitivity those with sexual dysfunction...
  14. ncbi Hormones and sexuality during transition to menopause
    Clarisa R Gracia
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Center for Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 109:831-40. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between reproductive hormonal dynamics and sexual dysfunction assessed in a cohort of women approaching menopause...
  15. ncbi Sexual activity, prevalence of sexual problems, and associated help-seeking patterns in men and women aged 40-80 years in Korea: data from the Global Study of Sexual Attitudes and Behaviors (GSSAB)
    Edson D Moreira
    Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Oswald Cruz Foundation, Bahia, Brazil
    J Sex Med 3:201-11. 2006
    ..Although there is considerable interest in the prevalence and impact of sexual problems worldwide, to date only male erectile dysfunction has been studied systematically in Asian countries...
  16. ncbi The Female Sexual Distress Scale (FSDS): initial validation of a standardized scale for assessment of sexually related personal distress in women
    Leonard R Derogatis
    University of Maryland, Suite 402 SON, Baltimore, 655 W Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 28:317-30. 2002
    ..Overall, these findings provide solid support for the FSDS as a valid and reliable measure for assessing sexually related personal distress in women...
  17. ncbi Female sexual dysfunction in a population-based study in Iran: prevalence and associated risk factors
    M R Safarinejad
    Urology Nephrology Research Center, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Impot Res 18:382-95. 2006
    ..05) menopause status (P<or=0.01) and spousal erectile dysfunction (P=0.01) were significantly associated with FSD. This study provides a quantitative estimate of the prevalence and the main risk factors for FSD in Iranian women...
  18. ncbi Obesity and sexual dysfunction in younger Danish men
    Ingelise Andersen
    Copenhagen University, Institute of Public Health Science Social Medicine, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Sex Med 5:2053-60. 2008
    ..It is, therefore, of interest to look at possible associations between obesity and sexual function in a homogeneous population...
  19. ncbi Prevalence of sexual dysfunctions and correlated conditions in a sample of Brazilian women--results of the Brazilian study on sexual behavior (BSSB)
    C H N Abdo
    Department and Institute of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Rua Gil Eanes 492, 04601 041 São Paulo SP, Brazil
    Int J Impot Res 16:160-6. 2004
    ..Preventive medical care for the female population, mainly for patients with chronic and/or degenerative diseases, considerably reduced the chances of sexual dysfunction...
  20. ncbi Sexual problems among women and men aged 40-80 y: prevalence and correlates identified in the Global Study of Sexual Attitudes and Behaviors
    E O Laumann
    Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Int J Impot Res 17:39-57. 2005
    ..We conclude that sexual difficulties are relatively common among mature adults throughout the world. Sexual problems tend to be more associated with physical health and aging among men than women...
  21. ncbi 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...
  22. ncbi Sexual functioning among women with and without diabetes in the Boston Area Community Health Study
    Lauren P Wallner
    Department of Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Sex Med 7:881-7. 2010
    ..To examine sexual dysfunction among women with and without diabetes in a community-based sample of women aged 30-79 years...
  23. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors of sexual dysfunction in men and women
    R C Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 675 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 2:189-95. 2000
    ..In addition to their widespread prevalence, sexual dysfunctions have been found to impact significantly on interpersonal functioning and overall quality of life in both men and women...
  24. ncbi Assessing sexual function and dyspareunia with the Female Sexual Function Index (FSFI) in women with vulvodynia
    Robin M Masheb
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8098, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 30:315-24. 2004
    ..Results highlight difficulties experienced across all domains of sexual function, particularly with regard to dyspareunia, for women with vulvodynia. Findings also support the internal consistency and discriminant validity of the FSFI...
  25. pmc Sexual dysfunction in women with type 1 diabetes: long-term findings from the DCCT/ EDIC study cohort
    Paul Enzlin
    Department of Psychiatry, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and University Hospitals Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Diabetes Care 32:780-5. 2009
    ..This study aimed to investigate the prevalence and risk factors associated with sexual dysfunction in a well-characterized cohort of women with type 1 diabetes...
  26. ncbi Female hypoactive sexual desire disorder: epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment
    Julia Jill K Warnock
    University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74135 2512, USA
    CNS Drugs 16:745-53. 2002
    ..Clinical trials are presently underway to assess medications that may potentially benefit female patients with HSDD...
  27. ncbi Sexual dysfunction in women with type 1 diabetes: a controlled study
    Paul Enzlin
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Diabetes Care 25:672-7. 2002
    ....
  28. ncbi GPs' views on their management of sexual dysfunction
    S Humphery
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, University College London, UK
    Fam Pract 18:516-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The participating GPs offered specific suggestions that focused on the need for more professional and patient education, consultation time, psychosexual counsellors and relevant secondary care service...
  29. ncbi What is the "true" prevalence of female sexual dysfunctions and does the way we assess these conditions have an impact?
    Richard D Hayes
    University of Melbourne Department of Public Health, Melbourne
    J Sex Med 5:777-87. 2008
    ..A wide range of prevalence estimates of female sexual dysfunctions (FSD) have been reported...
  30. ncbi Evaluation of sexual function in women with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Seyedeh Seddigeh Fatemi
    Immunogenetics Department, Immunology Department, Bu Ali Research Center, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Bu Ali Square, Ferdowsi Square, Mashhad 9196773113, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Diab Vasc Dis Res 6:38-9. 2009
    ..Diabetes significantly impairs the sexual performance of diabetic women. Determinants of sexual function include age and duration of diabetes...
  31. ncbi Cost implications of sexual dysfunction: the female picture
    D Goldmeier
    JaneWadsworth Sexual Function Clinic, Jefferiss Wing, St Mary s Hospital, Praed Street, London W2 1NY, UK
    Int J Impot Res 16:130-4. 2004
    ..Female sexual dysfunction (FSD) represents a significant economic burden to the NHS. Further research on the potential role and cost effectiveness of pharmacological agents for FSD is warranted...
  32. ncbi Possible correlation between type 1 diabetes mellitus and female sexual dysfunction: case report and literature review
    Antonella Bultrini
    Course of Endocrinology and Sexual Medicine at the Department of Experimental Medicine, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    J Sex Med 1:337-40. 2004
    ..As support to the hypothesis of a potential diabetes-related arousal dysfunction caused by a decrease in vaginal lubrication of women with Type 1 diabetes mellitus, we describe the following case report...
  33. ncbi Sexuality
    Lorraine Dennerstein
    Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Med 118:59-63. 2005
    ..Other factors such as prior sexual function and partner issues have larger effects on women's sexual function than do hormonal factors...
  34. ncbi Diabetes and female sexual dysfunction: moving beyond "benign neglect"
    Ranganath Muniyappa
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center and Kings County Hospital, 450 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 5:230-6. 2005
    ..In the absence of definitive treatment evidence, psychological counseling, improvised vaginal lubricants, and low doses of estrogens or androgens have been used to relieve the personal distress of female sexual dysfunction...
  35. ncbi Sexual dysfunction in women with diabetes mellitus
    Derek Rutherford
    Department of Urology, Ayr Hospital, UK
    Gynecol Endocrinol 21:189-92. 2005
    ..Previous studies in women with diabetes may also neglect the importance of the subjective qualities associated with female sexuality and sexual expression...
  36. ncbi Obesity and sexuality in women
    Mitul B Shah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Saint Louis University, 6420 Clayton Road, Suite 290, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 36:347-60, ix. 2009
    ..The treatment of obesity will have a positive effect on a woman's sexual health, with a likely improvement in FSD and a decrease in risk factors related to contraception, pregnancy, infertility, and menopause...
  37. ncbi Climacteric complaints, female identity, and sexual dysfunctions
    R E Nappi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    J Sex Marital Ther 27:567-76. 2001
    ..In addition, sexual desire disorders were present significantly in those women with higher psychosocial symptoms, while sexual arousal disorders were particularly evident in women suffering more vasomotor symptoms...
  38. ncbi Quality of life and sexuality changes in postmenopausal women receiving tibolone therapy
    M H Wu
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, National Cheng-Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
    Climacteric 4:314-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The findings of this study indicate that both tibolone and continuous combined HRT have positive effects on the quality of life of Taiwanese postmenopausal women. Sexuality is affected more by tibolone than by HRT...
  39. ncbi Prevalence and predictors of sexual dysfunction in patients with type 1 diabetes
    Paul Enzlin
    Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Institute for Family and Sexuality Studies, Belgium
    Diabetes Care 26:409-14. 2003
    ....
  40. ncbi Systematic review of sexual problems: epidemiology and methodology
    Kate M Dunn
    Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Hornbeam Building, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG, United Kingdom
    J Sex Marital Ther 28:399-422. 2002
    ....
  41. ncbi Female sexual dysfunction in Lower Egypt
    A M Elnashar
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Benha University Hospital, Benha, Egypt
    BJOG 114:201-6. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence and associated factors of female sexual dysfunction (FSD) in Lower Egypt...
  42. ncbi 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...
  43. ncbi Determinants of sexual function among women with type 2 diabetes in a Nigerian population
    John Olarinoye
    University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital Medicine, Ilorin Kwara, Nigeria
    J Sex Med 5:878-86. 2008
    ..Sexual health is an important but often neglected component of diabetes care. Unlike erectile dysfunction, female sexual dysfunction has not been well studied among Nigerian diabetics...
  44. ncbi Sexual functioning of women with fibromyalgia
    M A Prins
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 24:555-61. 2006
    ..To examine sexual functioning at the specific phases of the sexual response cycle among women with fibromyalgia...
  45. ncbi Sexual activity, sexual disorders and associated help-seeking behavior among mature adults in five Anglophone countries from the Global Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Behaviors (GSSAB)
    Alfredo Nicolosi
    Department of Epidemiology and Medical Informatics, Institute of Biomedical Technologies, National Research Council, Milan, Italy
    J Sex Marital Ther 32:331-42. 2006
    ..Further investigation is required to determine whether national differences in the prevalence of sexual dysfunctions are due to genetic predisposition, health factors, cultural perception or socioeconomic situation...
  46. ncbi The prevalence of sexual dysfunction and potential risk factors that may impair sexual function in Malaysian women
    Hatta Sidi
    Department of Psychiatry, National University of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Sex Med 4:311-21. 2007
    ..Female sexual dysfunction (FSD) is a prevalent sexual health problem that does not spare the women in Malaysia, a nation with a conservative multiethnic society...
  47. ncbi Further examination of measurement properties of Spanish version of the Sexual Desire Inventory with undergraduates and adolescent students
    Virgilio Ortega
    University of Granada, Spain
    Psychol Rep 99:147-65. 2006
    ..However, the data raised some questions about an empirical distinction between dyadic sexual desire and intimate sexual fantasy...
  48. ncbi Factors affecting sexuality in older Australian women: sexual interest, sexual arousal, relationships and sexual distress in older Australian women
    J R Howard
    Betty Byrne Henderson Women s Health Research Centre, Royal Brisbane and Royal Women s Hospitals, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Climacteric 9:355-67. 2006
    ..To investigate the sexual behavior, sexual relationships, sexual satisfaction, sexual dysfunction and sexual distress in a population of older urban Australian women...
  49. ncbi Psychosocial variables of sexual satisfaction in Chile
    Jaime E Barrientos
    Psychology School, Catholic University of the North, Antofagasta, Chile
    J Sex Marital Ther 32:351-68. 2006
    ..The results confirmed previous findings and are discussed in the frame of approaches like the exchange, equity, and sexual scripts theories...
  50. ncbi Prevalence of low sexual desire and hypoactive sexual desire disorder in a nationally representative sample of US women
    Suzanne L West
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Rd, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1441-9. 2008
    ..We sought to estimate the prevalence of low sexual desire and hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) in US women, focusing on their menopausal status...
  51. ncbi The Sexual Arousal and Desire Inventory (SADI): a multidimensional scale to assess subjective sexual arousal and desire
    Rachel Toledano
    Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology, Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Sex Med 3:853-77. 2006
    ..There are few subjective scales that assess sexual arousal and desire specifically in both men and women...
  52. ncbi What can prevalence studies tell us about female sexual difficulty and dysfunction?
    Richard D Hayes
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Sex Med 3:589-95. 2006
    ..Many recent studies have investigated the prevalence of female sexual difficulty/dysfunction...
  53. ncbi [Sexual disorders in schizophrenia--overview of research literature]
    Beata Kasperek-Zimowska
    Klinika Rehabilitacji Psychiatrycznej IPiN w Warszawie
    Psychiatr Pol 42:97-104. 2008
    ..The overview of research literature is focused on differences between females and males in relation to sexual disorders determinants as well as clinical, mental and social effects in the course of schizophrenia...
  54. ncbi Risk factors for female sexual dysfunction in the general population: exploring factors associated with low sexual function and sexual distress
    Richard D Hayes
    School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    J Sex Med 5:1681-93. 2008
    ..No previous population-based studies have used validated instruments to measure female sexual dysfunction (FSD) in Australian women across a broad age range...
  55. ncbi Sexual dysfunctions and blood hormonal profile in men with focal epilepsy
    Robert Kuba
    Department of Neurology, Masaryk University, St Anne s Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic
    Epilepsia 47:2135-40. 2006
    ..To evaluate the incidence of sexual dysfunction in men with focal epilepsy and to establish their hormonal profiles...
  56. ncbi Sexual function in women from infertile couples and in women seeking surgical sterilization
    Heitor Hentschel
    Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil
    J Sex Marital Ther 34:107-14. 2008
    ..798), and in group AR between desire and arousal (0.627). Infertile women and fertile women who want to undergo surgical sterilization have similar sexual satisfaction scores...
  57. ncbi Predicting sexual problems in women: the relevance of sexual excitation and sexual inhibition
    Stephanie A Sanders
    The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 37:241-51. 2008
    ..If future research supports the predictive utility of the SESII-W in identifying women who are more likely to experience sexual difficulties, these scales may be used as prognostic factors in treatment studies...
  58. ncbi "If sex hurts, am I still a woman?" the subjective experience of vulvodynia in hetero-sexual women
    Kathryn Ayling
    Gender, Culture and Health Research Unit PsyHealth, School of Psychology, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
    Arch Sex Behav 37:294-304. 2008
    ..Implications for future research and vulvodynia treatment regimes are also raised...
  59. ncbi Sexual dysfunction and associated risk factors in women with end-stage renal disease
    Elife Kettaş
    Department of Urology, University of Mersin, School of Medicine, Mersin, Turkey
    J Sex Med 5:872-7. 2008
    ..End-stage renal disease (ESRD) is a serious illness which has severe negative effects on patients' lives and quality of life...
  60. ncbi [Is female sexual satisfaction reduced to hormones?]
    Jean Yves Nau
    Rev Med Suisse 3:1545. 2007
  61. ncbi A pilot survey of sexual functioning and preferences in a sample of English-speaking adults from a small South Indian town
    Nilamadhab Kar
    Wolverhampton City Primary Care Trust, Wolverhampton, UK
    J Sex Med 4:1254-61. 2007
    ..There is a dearth of recent information on sexual functioning and preferences from an Indian population...
  62. ncbi Factors that influence sexual arousal in men: a focus group study
    Erick Janssen
    The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction, Indiana University, Morrison Hall 313, 1165 East Third Street, Bloomington, IN 47405 2501, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 37:252-65. 2008
    ..The findings may help further development of models of sexual response and inform discussions about gender differences in sexual desire and arousal...
  63. ncbi Body concerns in and out of the bedroom: implications for sexual pleasure and problems
    Diana T Sanchez
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, 53 Avenue E, Piscataway, New Brunswick, NJ 08854 8040, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 36:808-20. 2007
    ..Findings were discussed in terms of objectification theory and the increased cultural emphasis on physical appearance...
  64. ncbi Finasteride 5 mg and sexual side effects: how many of these are related to a nocebo phenomenon?
    Nicola Mondaini
    UO Urology, S Maria Annunziata Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Sex Med 4:1708-12. 2007
    ..Such data could be seen as far from reality, if compared to a higher percentage that may be found in any common clinical practice...
  65. ncbi Correlates of lesbian sexual functioning
    J Kathleen Tracy
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:499-509. 2007
    ....
  66. ncbi Psychosexual characteristics of vestibulodynia couples: partner solicitousness and hostility are associated with pain
    Mylène Desrosiers
    Department of Sexology, Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Sex Med 5:418-27. 2008
    ..In particular, data concerning relationship characteristics and psychosexual functioning of partners of these women are scarce. Moreover, no research to date has examined the role of the partner in vestibulodynia...
  67. ncbi Sex after seventy: a pilot study of sexual function in older persons
    Lizette J Smith
    Division of Geriatrics, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Sex Med 4:1247-53. 2007
    ..Limited information is available regarding sexual functioning among adults aged 70 years and older...
  68. ncbi Female sexual function and activity following cystectomy and continent urinary tract diversion for benign indications: a clinical pilot study and review of literature
    Henk Willem Elzevier
    Department of Urology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 4:406-16. 2007
    ..There are limited data on female sexual function after cystectomy for benign indications...
  69. ncbi The sexual activity questionnaire: pychometric properties and normative data in a norwegian population sample
    Ingvild Vistad
    Department of Gynaecology, Sorlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:139-48. 2007
    ..The SAQ is the first patient self-administered questionnaire used to assess female sexuality in Norway, and we wanted to examine the psychometrics of the SAQ, reasons for sexual inactivity, and scorings on the SAQ function scale (SAQ-F)...
  70. ncbi Psychometric validation of a sexual quality of life questionnaire for use in men with premature ejaculation or erectile dysfunction
    Lucy Abraham
    Global Outcomes Research, Pfizer Ltd, Sandwich, UK
    J Sex Med 5:595-601. 2008
    ..An instrument that can systematically capture the impact of sexual dysfunction on quality of life (QoL) in men is needed...
  71. ncbi Sexual desire and sexual activity of men and women across their lifespans: results from a representative German community survey
    Manfred E Beutel
    Klinik fur Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    BJU Int 101:76-82. 2008
    ....
  72. ncbi Sexual desire in a nationally representative Danish population
    Lene Eplov
    Copenhagen County Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Glostrup University Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark
    J Sex Med 4:47-56. 2007
    ..There are only a few studies on the frequency of sexual desire in the general population, whereas studies investigating the frequency of disordered sexual desire are more common...
  73. ncbi A methodology study to develop and validate a screener for hypoactive sexual desire disorder in postmenopausal women
    Sandra Leiblum
    Center for Sexual and Relationship Health, Department of Psychiatry UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    J Sex Med 3:455-64. 2006
    ..A previous study reported validity and reliability of a structured diagnostic method created for clinical trials that can be performed in approximately 1 hour...
  74. ncbi Potential testosterone therapy for hypogonadal sexual dysfunction in women
    James W Simpkins
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:449-51. 2005
  75. ncbi Sexual functioning and patient expectations of sexual functioning after hysterectomy
    Katherine G Dragisic
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University s Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1416-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess sexual functioning and patient expectations of sexual functioning after hysterectomy...
  76. ncbi Determinants of sexual arousal and accuracy of its self-estimation in sexually functional males
    Pedro J Nobre
    Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Sex Res 41:363-71. 2004
    ..Pre-existing sexual attitudes as well as variations in self-focused attention and interoceptive awareness evidenced little effect on sexual arousal or the accuracy of its estimation...
  77. ncbi Sex, drugs, and hypertension: a methodological approach for studying a sensitive subject
    L E Duncan
    Research Institute, Bassett Healthcare, One Atwell Road, Cooperstown, NY 13326, USA
    Int J Impot Res 13:31-40. 2001
    ..The abbreviated questionnaire generated from questions with the highest correlation to their respective composite variables may be useful in further evaluating this issue...
  78. ncbi The content of sexual fantasies for sexual offenders
    Dion G Gee
    Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Abuse 16:315-31. 2004
    ..The strengths of the SFCM are discussed and its clinical implications are reviewed...
  79. ncbi Sexual behavior and sexual dysfunctions after age 40: the global study of sexual attitudes and behaviors
    Alfredo Nicolosi
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Biomedical Technologies, National Research Council, Milan, Italy
    Urology 64:991-7. 2004
    ..Increasing life expectancy has been accompanied by improvements in the health of the middle-aged and elderly, but little is known about how this has affected their sexual experience...
  80. ncbi The menopause and sexual functioning: a review of the population-based studies
    Lorraine Dennerstein
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Annu Rev Sex Res 14:64-82. 2003
    ..Women with low scores of sexual functioning were more likely to be distressed on the Female Sexual Distress Scale. In conclusion, there is a dramatic decline in female sexual functioning with the natural menopausal transition...
  81. ncbi [Sexual disorders in the aging male]
    M E Beutel
    Klinik für Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie der Justus Liebig Universität Giessen
    Urologe A 43:285-90. 2004
    ..Sexual dysfunctions in aging result from physical, psychological, partner-related changes and lifestyles. These should be considered in the diagnosis and treatment of sexual dysfunctions in the aging male...
  82. ncbi Sexual response in the patient after hysterectomy: total abdominal versus supracervical versus vaginal procedure
    Nicholas P Roussis
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Brooklyn Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1427-8. 2004
    ..The present study examines the patient's own appraisal of her sexual responsiveness after hysterectomy...
  83. ncbi [Sexuality in the aged]
    H J Berberich
    Frankfurt a M Höchst
    Urologe A 43:1076-81. 2004
    ..This has to be considered in diagnosis and treatment. Principally, there is no difference between the treatment of older and younger sexual partners..
  84. ncbi Menopausal Sexual Interest Questionnaire (MSIQ): a unidimensional scale for the assessment of sexual interest in postmenopausal women
    Raymond C Rosen
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 30:235-50. 2004
    ..The MSIQ demonstrated adequate construct validity, with all three domains showing a high degree of sensitivity and with two of the three exhibiting specificity to the effects of treatment...
  85. ncbi Sexual function and behavior in social phobia
    Liron Bodinger
    Geha Psychiatric Hospital, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:874-9. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate sexual function and behavior in patients with social phobia compared with mentally healthy subjects...
  86. ncbi Sexual and relationship characteristics among an internet-based sample of U.S. men with and without erectile dysfunction
    Ann Cameron
    Outcomes Research, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, Indiana 46285, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 31:229-42. 2005
    ..Sexual function and relationship and psychological characteristics were significant predictors of overall sexual satisfaction and relationship satisfaction...
  87. ncbi Psychosexual health 5 years after hysterectomy: population-based comparison with endometrial ablation for dysfunctional uterine bleeding
    Klim McPherson
    Nuffield Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Research Institute, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Health Expect 8:234-43. 2005
    ..Surgical menopause significantly impairs sexual wellbeing. We failed to observe uniform beneficial effects of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) on reported psychosexual health...
  88. ncbi [Gynecologic cancer and sexuality. Evidence and research perspectives]
    Pernille Tine Jensen
    Palliativ Medicinsk Afdeling, Forskningsenheden, H S Bispebjerg Hospital, DK 2400 København NV
    Ugeskr Laeger 164:4796-801. 2002
  89. ncbi Burden of phase-specific sexual dysfunction with SSRIs
    Anita Clayton
    Department of Psychiatric Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Affect Disord 91:27-32. 2006
    ..This study examines phase-specific sexual dysfunction among patients who are being treated for major depression and who do not meet criteria for global sexual dysfunction...
  90. ncbi [Female sexual dysfunction as adverse effect of pharmacological treatment]
    Annamaria G Elena Giraldi
    Klinisk Farmakologisk Afdeling, H S Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 164:4757-60. 2002
    ..Some drugs, such as bupropion and sildenafil, may enhance the sexual function, but further studies have to be carried out. The need for further research on the topic is stressed...
  91. ncbi Validation of the McCoy Female Sexuality Questionnaire in an Italian sample
    Alessandra H Rellini
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas
    Arch Sex Behav 34:641-7. 2005
    ..The results also indicated a difference in factor structure between the Italian and the original version of the MFSQ, which warrants further investigation...
  92. ncbi [Questionnaire on sexual quality of life in aging couples]
    Ryoji Yasumotoi
    The Department of Urology, Osaka City Juso Hospital
    Hinyokika Kiyo 51:595-8. 2005
    ..These values became lower because of aging. We concluded that sexual communication was needed in the life of aging couples, and an urologist should have a role in consulting on aging life...
  93. ncbi Sexual functioning in Chinese stroke patients with mild or no disability
    Raymond T F Cheung
    Division of Neurology, University Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, P R China
    Cerebrovasc Dis 14:122-8. 2002
    ..Thus, sexual dysfunctions are common in Chinese stroke patients with mild or no disability...
  94. ncbi A survey of sexual side effects among severely mentally ill patients taking psychotropic medications: impact on compliance
    Kenneth Paul Rosenberg
    Cornell University Medical Center, New York, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 29:289-96. 2003
    ..We found that 41.7% of men and 15.4% of women admitted that they had stopped their medications at some point during their treatment based on a belief that they were experiencing sexual side effects...
  95. ncbi [Sexuality of aging couples--from women's point of view]
    Chineko Araki
    DEN EN CHOFU University
    Hinyokika Kiyo 51:591-4. 2005
    ....
  96. ncbi Development of a questionnaire on sexual quality of life in women
    Tara Symonds
    Pfizer Global Research and Development, Sandwich, United Kingdom
    J Sex Marital Ther 31:385-97. 2005
    ..The SQOL-F is a valid instrument for assessing the impact of FSD on quality of life and as an adjunct in evaluating FSD in clinical trials. The SQOL-F sensitivity to changes in sexual function needs confirmation...
  97. ncbi Approaching sexual issues in primary care
    Marcia J Kaplan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219, USA
    Prim Care 29:113-24, vii. 2002
    ..The author discusses an approach to the sexual problems of women subjected to trauma and those with certain psychiatric illnesses, and the effect of psychotropic medications on sexual functioning...
  98. ncbi Why circumcision is a biomedical imperative for the 21(st) century
    Brian J Morris
    School of Medical Sciences and Bosch Institute, Building F13, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    Bioessays 29:1147-58. 2007
    ..Most women prefer the circumcised penis for appearance, hygiene and sex. Given the convincing epidemiological evidence and biological support, routine circumcision should be highly recommended by all health professionals...
  99. ncbi Correlates of sexually related personal distress in women with low sexual desire
    Raymond C Rosen
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    J Sex Med 6:1549-60. 2009
    ..Sexual distress is an important component of diagnostic criteria for sexual dysfunctions, but little is known about the factors associated with sexual distress in women with low sexual desire...
  100. ncbi 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...
  101. ncbi [What will become of Intrinsa?]
    Jean Yves Nau
    Rev Med Suisse 1:857. 2005

Research Grants63

  1. ADAPTATION TO SEXUAL ABUSE FROM CHILDHOOD TO ADULTHOOD
    Candice Feiring; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Ginkgo Biloba: Antidepressant-Induced Sexual Dysfunction
    Cindy Meston; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..If effective, GBE could play a significant adjunctive role in the treatment of clinical depression and other psychological disorders commonly treated with antidepressant medications. ..
  3. Effects of Early Abuse on Adult Intimate Relationships
    Cindy M Meston; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The findings from this investigation will have implications for understanding both the psychological and physiological mechanisms that link CA with detrimental intimacy/relational factors in adulthood. ..
  4. NEUROPSYCHIATRIC EFFECTS OF TESTOSTERONE IN MEN
    Stuart Seidman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. PSYCHOLOGICAL INTERVENTION FOR WOMEN WITH BREAST CANCER
    BARBARA ANDERSEN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  6. PDE-5 Inhibition in HIV+ and HIV- Men
    Raymond Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Key personnel for the project are Raymond C. Rosen, Ph.D., Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine at UMDNJ, who will serve as PI, and Joseph Catania, PhD, co-PI, from the AIDS Research Institute at UCSF. ..
  7. Sexual Dysfunction and Diabetes:Look AHEAD Sub-Study
    Stephen Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..iii) Finally, the proposed sub-study will investigate the relationship between changes in sexual function and quality of life outcomes. ..
  8. Assessing Fertility Potential in Pediatric Cancer Survivors
    Clarisa Gracia; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  9. Energy Intake in Obese Binge Eating Disorder Individuals
    Nancy Raymond; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..It will also help to guide treatment priorities and aid researchers in prioritizing which biological systems to study gain insight into the underlying pathophysiology of this disorder. ..
  10. Parenthood after Cancer
    Leslie Schover; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In the second quarter of 2005 a working group of around 20 will meet to draft a manuscript on proposed clinical guidelines on reproduction and cancer, for submission to a relevant, peer-reviewed journal. ..
  11. The Mental Health of Female Sexual Abuse Survivors
    Alessandra Rellini; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Sexual response will be manipulated through exposure to sexual videos and measured with a vaginal photoplethysmograph, self-report questionnaires. ..
  12. CBT and Dieting: Effects on Psychopathology and Weight in BED
    Robin Masheb; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. Risk for Sexual Abuse: As Study of Adolescent Offenders
    Michael Miner; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. Pramipexole in Treatment-Resistant Depression
    Roy Perlis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed investigation and training program will provide critical skills, experience and data to aid the candidate in writing an R01 and becoming an independent investigator. ..
  15. MENTORED PATIENT-ORIENTED RESEARCH CAREER DEVELOPMENT
    Matthew Byerly; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. SPIRIT:Reproductive Peer Counseling for Breast Cancer
    Leslie Schover; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition, we will conduct 50 semi-structured, qualitative phone interviews with survivors diagnosed under age 45, to better identify and characterize concerns of this young, at-risk group. ..
  17. ROOTS OF SEXUAL ABUSE
    Michael Miner; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  18. VULVODYNIA PREVALENCE AND EFFICACY OF 4 INTERVENTIONS
    Gloria Bachmann; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Our ultimate goal is to share findings from this and related research with the broadest cross-spectrum of women that we can. ..
  19. HORMONE REPLACEMENT IN MENOPAUSAL WOMEN WITH EPILEPSY
    Cynthia Harden; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The outcome of this study will be determined by comparing seizure frequency in the baseline phase with the treated phase between placebo and hormone treated groups. ..
  20. COGNITIVE-BEHAVIORAL THERAPY FOR VULVODYNIA
    Robin Masheb; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Clinically, results from this study may provide a justified treatment option for women with vulvodynia. ..
  21. Intervention for Developing HIV Disclosure Skills to Family Members
    JULIANNE SEROVICH; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The efficacy, strength, and utility of the intervention will be assessed at completion and 3 month follow-up. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  22. Stigma & Quality of Life of Youth w/Facial Differences
    Donald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Participants for this study will be recruited from sites in Seattle, Chicago, and Chapel Hill, NC. ..
  23. PDE3 Inhibitors: Selective Blockers of Oocyte Maturation
    Jeffrey Jensen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This approach is expected to provide a foundation for future Phase 1 trials of PDE3 inhibitors in humans. ..
  24. PROGESTERONE THERAPY FOR WOMEN WITH EPILEPSY
    Andrew Herzog; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..30 x .35) 100,000 women with catamenial epilepsy and perhaps many more women with no a priori demonstrated hormonal sensitivity to seizure occurrence. ..
  25. ENHANCING LONG TERM SURVIVAL AFTER BMT
    Karen Syrjala; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The BMT setting provides a well standardized environment in which to examine these aims, all of which are applicable both to the ever-increasing numbers of transplantation survivors and to other populations of cancer survivors. ..
  26. HIV-Infected IDU Living with HCV Coinfection
    Karolynn Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  27. Creation and demonstration of a palliative care research cooperative group
    Jean S Kutner; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  28. Developmental Psychopathology and Maternal Substance Use
    Sharon Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Mentors and consultants will provide expertise and oversight in all career development and research activities. ..
  29. Hearing Loss and Quality of Life of Children and Youth
    Donald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  30. Child Abuse, HIV Risks and Reproductive Outcomes
    Tamra Loeb; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results will be used to increase knowledge of how HIV risks, the severity of CSA, and reproductive outcomes are associated for women. ..
  31. Medication Management Decisions in Schizophrenia
    Mark Olfson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results will inform quality improvement programs by identifying key modifiable determinants of the quality of medication management in the community treatment of schizophrenia. ..
  32. MANAGEMENT FOR RISK OF RELAPSE IN SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Stephen Marder; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The investigator will evaluate outcome during the next two years with measures of clinical psychopathology, medication side effects, functional outcomes, and quality of life. ..
  33. Quality Life Among Youth with Craniofacial Conditions
    Donald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..S., and one in the United Kingdom. Adolescents and their parents will complete questionnaires at baseline, and gain at 1-2 year clinical follow-up. ..
  34. Cognitive-behavioral Treatment of Anxiety/ Primary Care
    Risa Weisberg; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  35. Expressive Disclosure Program for Colorectal CA Patients
    CINDY CARMACK; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. Northeast Under/Grad Research Organization for Neuroscience
    Cheryl Frye; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Both of these outcomes are congruous with the Public Health Service's mission to ensure that there is a resource of well-trained scientists and health-care providers in the United States. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  37. Treating Chemotherapy Induced Nausea with Acupressure
    Suzanne Dibble; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..All participants will continue to receive their Western medical care, but the added value of acupressure will be explored. ..
  38. ATHEROGENESIS AND THE BONE MARROW ANGIOTENSIN SYSTEM
    Carlos Ferrario; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The proposed research will uncover novel mechanisms of atherogenesis that may have significant impact in the development of new therapeutic modalities applicable to cardiovascular and blood vessel diseases. ..
  39. DYING AT HOME OF AIDS & CANCER: PREFERENCES & OUTCOMES
    Judith Rabkin; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The data collected in the preliminary study will be used in the full-scale study. ..
  40. Modafinil Treatment for Fatigue in HIV+ Patients
    Judith Rabkin; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The major aims concern modafinil efficacy for fatigue compared to placebo, safety in terms of effects on immunologic/virologic measures, and impact on depressive symptoms when present at baseline. ..
  41. Cervical Cancer Screening in Lesbians
    J Tracy; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  42. LONGITUDINAL AND RELATED PSYCHOHORMONAL STUDIES
    John Money; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  43. FEMALE SEXUAL AROUSAL: CLITORAL AND VAGINAL PHYSIOLOGY
    Abdulmaged Traish; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  44. Continuation of Chinese Health and Family Behavior
    William Parish; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This proposal is for an additional two years of time for the analysis of these data sets, and for producing a public-use data set that includes direct linkages to comparable U.S. data. ..
  45. DHEA EFFECTS ON MOOD IN DEPRESSED HIV+ PATIENTS
    Judith Rabkin; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This will permit the investigators to assess potential underlying mechanisms for the putative therapeutic effects of DHEA on mood, libido, and body composition. ..
  46. Interdisciplinary Studies to Enhance Long Term Survival
    KAREN LESLIE SYRJALA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..While designed for HSCT long term survivors, the symptoms and diseases targeted are germane to survivors of other cancer treatments as well as to the expanding population of HSCT survivors. ..
  47. CLINICAL TRIALS EDUCATION FOR COLORADO PROVIDERS
    Linda Krebs; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  48. PSYCHOBIOLOGY OF CONGENITAL ADRENAL HYPERPLASIA (CAH)
    HEINO MEYER BAHLBURG; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The findings will contribute to our understanding of psychosexual differentiation in general and to the resolution of ongoing major controversies in the clinical management of patients with intersexuality. ..
  49. ENHANCING RECOVERY FROM BLOOD AND MARROW TRANSPLANTATION
    Karen Syrjala; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The BMT setting provides a well-standardized environment in which to test interventions that will be applicable to both the ever-increasing numbers of transplantation survivors and other populations of cancer survivors. ..
  50. TREATMENT OF EARLY ONSET SCHIZOPHRENIA SPECTRUM (TEOSS)
    Jon McClellan; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This study will provide information about the comparative effectiveness of the most commonly used and representative antipsychotic drugs in youth with schizophrenia spectrum disorders. ..
  51. Acceptance and Change in Marital Therapy.
    Andrew Christensen; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The currently proposed study will add substantially to our knowledge of couple therapy by providing data on its long-term outcome, process, and mechanism of change. ..
  52. Prenatal MF Exposure & Miscarriage Risk Among Women
    De Kun Li; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The findings from the proposed study will provide much needed confirmation of the recently reported results and advance our understanding of a MF health effect. ..
  53. INDUCED ABORTION AND BREAST CANCER RISK
    De Kun Li; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  54. Family Functioning of Adults Maltreated as Children
    David DiLillo; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  55. Palliative Oxygen for the Relief of Breathlessness
    Amy Abernethy; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results will also advance a long-standing international debate about the role of palliative oxygen for intractable dyspnea and it's funding. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  56. Effects of SCI on Female Sexual Response
    Khurram Bashir; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. Exposure to Bisphenol A & Reproductive Effect in Humans
    De Kun Li; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed study will evaluate the reproductive effects of BPA in settings where there have been high levels of exposure. The study will also investigate effects in multiple human generations. ..
  58. Prenatal NSAID Use and Miscarriage
    De Kun Li; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. Mechanisms Influencing Sexual Risk Taking
    Erick Janssen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  60. Women's Disclosure of Their HIV Status
    JULIANNE SEROVICH; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  61. Conference on Reproductive Psychophysiology
    Erick Janssen; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In addition, selected members of the pre-conference workshop will work together to formulate and publish guidelines for psychophysiological measurement. ..