Genomes and Genes
psychological sexual dysfunctions
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)
Publications217 found, 100 shown here
- Sexual dysfunction in the older woman: an overview of the current understanding and managementKathleen 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...
- Prevalence of female sexual dysfunction symptoms and its relationship to quality of life: a Japanese female cohort studyShin 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...
- The Female Sexual Function Index (FSFI) and the Female Sexual Distress Scale (FSDS): psychometric properties within a Dutch populationMoniek 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...
- Dysfunctional sexual beliefs as vulnerability factors to sexual dysfunctionPedro 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...
- The sexual lives of medical students: a single institution surveyAlan 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...
- Distress about sex: a national survey of women in heterosexual relationshipsJohn 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...
- The female sexual function index (FSFI): cross-validation and development of clinical cutoff scoresMarkus 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...
- Sexual dysfunction in the United States: prevalence and predictorsE 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...
- Obesity and sexual quality of lifeRonette L Kolotkin
Obesity and Quality of Life Consulting 1004 Norwood Avenue, Durham, NC 27707, USA
Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:472-9. 2006....
- A cross-national study of subjective sexual well-being among older women and men: findings from the Global Study of Sexual Attitudes and BehaviorsEdward 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...
- Validation of the Female Sexual Function Index (FSFI) in women with female orgasmic disorder and in women with hypoactive sexual desire disorderCindy 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...
- Prevalence and degree of sexual dysfunction in a sample of women seeking bariatric surgeryDale 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...
- Evaluation of a short scale to assess female sexual functioningLorraine 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...
- Hormones and sexuality during transition to menopauseClarisa 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...
- 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...
- The Female Sexual Distress Scale (FSDS): initial validation of a standardized scale for assessment of sexually related personal distress in womenLeonard 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...
- Female sexual dysfunction in a population-based study in Iran: prevalence and associated risk factorsM 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...
- Obesity and sexual dysfunction in younger Danish menIngelise 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...
- 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...
- Sexual problems among women and men aged 40-80 y: prevalence and correlates identified in the Global Study of Sexual Attitudes and BehaviorsE 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...
- Prevalence and evaluation of sexual health problems--HSDD in EuropeAlessandra 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...
- Sexual functioning among women with and without diabetes in the Boston Area Community Health StudyLauren 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...
- Prevalence and risk factors of sexual dysfunction in men and womenR 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...
- Assessing sexual function and dyspareunia with the Female Sexual Function Index (FSFI) in women with vulvodyniaRobin 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...
- Sexual dysfunction in women with type 1 diabetes: long-term findings from the DCCT/ EDIC study cohortPaul 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...
- Female hypoactive sexual desire disorder: epidemiology, diagnosis and treatmentJulia 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...
- Sexual dysfunction in women with type 1 diabetes: a controlled studyPaul Enzlin
Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
Diabetes Care 25:672-7. 2002....
- GPs' views on their management of sexual dysfunctionS 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...
- 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...
- Evaluation of sexual function in women with type 2 diabetes mellitusSeyedeh 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...
- Cost implications of sexual dysfunction: the female pictureD 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...
- Possible correlation between type 1 diabetes mellitus and female sexual dysfunction: case report and literature reviewAntonella 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...
- SexualityLorraine 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...
- 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...
- Sexual dysfunction in women with diabetes mellitusDerek 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...
- Obesity and sexuality in womenMitul 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...
- Climacteric complaints, female identity, and sexual dysfunctionsR 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...
- Quality of life and sexuality changes in postmenopausal women receiving tibolone therapyM 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...
- Prevalence and predictors of sexual dysfunction in patients with type 1 diabetesPaul Enzlin
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Institute for Family and Sexuality Studies, Belgium
Diabetes Care 26:409-14. 2003....
- Systematic review of sexual problems: epidemiology and methodologyKate 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....
- Female sexual dysfunction in Lower EgyptA 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...
- Outcome measurement in female sexual dysfunction clinical trials: review and recommendationsStanley 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...
- Determinants of sexual function among women with type 2 diabetes in a Nigerian populationJohn 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...
- Sexual functioning of women with fibromyalgiaM 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...
- 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...
- The prevalence of sexual dysfunction and potential risk factors that may impair sexual function in Malaysian womenHatta 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...
- Further examination of measurement properties of Spanish version of the Sexual Desire Inventory with undergraduates and adolescent studentsVirgilio 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...
- Factors affecting sexuality in older Australian women: sexual interest, sexual arousal, relationships and sexual distress in older Australian womenJ 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...
- Psychosocial variables of sexual satisfaction in ChileJaime 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...
- Prevalence of low sexual desire and hypoactive sexual desire disorder in a nationally representative sample of US womenSuzanne 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...
- The Sexual Arousal and Desire Inventory (SADI): a multidimensional scale to assess subjective sexual arousal and desireRachel 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...
- 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...
- [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...
- Risk factors for female sexual dysfunction in the general population: exploring factors associated with low sexual function and sexual distressRichard 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...
- Sexual dysfunctions and blood hormonal profile in men with focal epilepsyRobert 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...
- Sexual function in women from infertile couples and in women seeking surgical sterilizationHeitor 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...
- Predicting sexual problems in women: the relevance of sexual excitation and sexual inhibitionStephanie 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...
- "If sex hurts, am I still a woman?" the subjective experience of vulvodynia in hetero-sexual womenKathryn 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...
- Sexual dysfunction and associated risk factors in women with end-stage renal diseaseElife 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...
- [Is female sexual satisfaction reduced to hormones?]Jean Yves Nau
Rev Med Suisse 3:1545. 2007
- A pilot survey of sexual functioning and preferences in a sample of English-speaking adults from a small South Indian townNilamadhab 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...
- Factors that influence sexual arousal in men: a focus group studyErick 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...
- Body concerns in and out of the bedroom: implications for sexual pleasure and problemsDiana 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...
- 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...
- Correlates of lesbian sexual functioningJ 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....
- Psychosexual characteristics of vestibulodynia couples: partner solicitousness and hostility are associated with painMylène 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...
- Sex after seventy: a pilot study of sexual function in older personsLizette 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...
- Female sexual function and activity following cystectomy and continent urinary tract diversion for benign indications: a clinical pilot study and review of literatureHenk 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...
- The sexual activity questionnaire: pychometric properties and normative data in a norwegian population sampleIngvild 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)...
- Psychometric validation of a sexual quality of life questionnaire for use in men with premature ejaculation or erectile dysfunctionLucy 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...
- Sexual desire and sexual activity of men and women across their lifespans: results from a representative German community surveyManfred E Beutel
Klinik fur Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
BJU Int 101:76-82. 2008....
- Sexual desire in a nationally representative Danish populationLene 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...
- A methodology study to develop and validate a screener for hypoactive sexual desire disorder in postmenopausal womenSandra 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...
- Potential testosterone therapy for hypogonadal sexual dysfunction in womenJames W Simpkins
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:449-51. 2005
- Sexual functioning and patient expectations of sexual functioning after hysterectomyKatherine 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...
- Determinants of sexual arousal and accuracy of its self-estimation in sexually functional malesPedro 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...
- Sex, drugs, and hypertension: a methodological approach for studying a sensitive subjectL 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...
- The content of sexual fantasies for sexual offendersDion 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...
- Sexual behavior and sexual dysfunctions after age 40: the global study of sexual attitudes and behaviorsAlfredo 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...
- The menopause and sexual functioning: a review of the population-based studiesLorraine 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...
- [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...
- Sexual response in the patient after hysterectomy: total abdominal versus supracervical versus vaginal procedureNicholas 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...
- [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..
- Menopausal Sexual Interest Questionnaire (MSIQ): a unidimensional scale for the assessment of sexual interest in postmenopausal womenRaymond 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...
- Sexual function and behavior in social phobiaLiron 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...
- Sexual and relationship characteristics among an internet-based sample of U.S. men with and without erectile dysfunctionAnn 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...
- Psychosexual health 5 years after hysterectomy: population-based comparison with endometrial ablation for dysfunctional uterine bleedingKlim 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...
- [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
- Burden of phase-specific sexual dysfunction with SSRIsAnita 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...
- [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...
- Validation of the McCoy Female Sexuality Questionnaire in an Italian sampleAlessandra 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...
- [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...
- Sexual functioning in Chinese stroke patients with mild or no disabilityRaymond 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...
- A survey of sexual side effects among severely mentally ill patients taking psychotropic medications: impact on complianceKenneth 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...
- [Sexuality of aging couples--from women's point of view]Chineko Araki
DEN EN CHOFU University
Hinyokika Kiyo 51:591-4. 2005....
- Development of a questionnaire on sexual quality of life in womenTara 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...
- Approaching sexual issues in primary careMarcia 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...
- Why circumcision is a biomedical imperative for the 21(st) centuryBrian 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...
- Correlates of sexually related personal distress in women with low sexual desireRaymond 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...
- Patient reported outcomes used in the assessment of premature ejaculationStanley 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...
- [What will become of Intrinsa?]Jean Yves Nau
Rev Med Suisse 1:857. 2005
- ADAPTATION TO SEXUAL ABUSE FROM CHILDHOOD TO ADULTHOODCandice Feiring; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Ginkgo Biloba: Antidepressant-Induced Sexual DysfunctionCindy 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. ..
- Effects of Early Abuse on Adult Intimate RelationshipsCindy 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. ..
- NEUROPSYCHIATRIC EFFECTS OF TESTOSTERONE IN MENStuart Seidman; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- PSYCHOLOGICAL INTERVENTION FOR WOMEN WITH BREAST CANCERBARBARA ANDERSEN; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- PDE-5 Inhibition in HIV+ and HIV- MenRaymond 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. ..
- Sexual Dysfunction and Diabetes:Look AHEAD Sub-StudyStephen Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2006..iii) Finally, the proposed sub-study will investigate the relationship between changes in sexual function and quality of life outcomes. ..
- Assessing Fertility Potential in Pediatric Cancer SurvivorsClarisa Gracia; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Energy Intake in Obese Binge Eating Disorder IndividualsNancy 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. ..
- Parenthood after CancerLeslie 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. ..
- The Mental Health of Female Sexual Abuse SurvivorsAlessandra Rellini; Fiscal Year: 2005..Sexual response will be manipulated through exposure to sexual videos and measured with a vaginal photoplethysmograph, self-report questionnaires. ..
- CBT and Dieting: Effects on Psychopathology and Weight in BEDRobin Masheb; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Risk for Sexual Abuse: As Study of Adolescent OffendersMichael Miner; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Pramipexole in Treatment-Resistant DepressionRoy 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. ..
- MENTORED PATIENT-ORIENTED RESEARCH CAREER DEVELOPMENTMatthew Byerly; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- SPIRIT:Reproductive Peer Counseling for Breast CancerLeslie 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. ..
- ROOTS OF SEXUAL ABUSEMichael Miner; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- VULVODYNIA PREVALENCE AND EFFICACY OF 4 INTERVENTIONSGloria 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. ..
- HORMONE REPLACEMENT IN MENOPAUSAL WOMEN WITH EPILEPSYCynthia 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. ..
- COGNITIVE-BEHAVIORAL THERAPY FOR VULVODYNIARobin Masheb; Fiscal Year: 2002..Clinically, results from this study may provide a justified treatment option for women with vulvodynia. ..
- Intervention for Developing HIV Disclosure Skills to Family MembersJULIANNE 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]..
- Stigma & Quality of Life of Youth w/Facial DifferencesDonald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2005..Participants for this study will be recruited from sites in Seattle, Chicago, and Chapel Hill, NC. ..
- PDE3 Inhibitors: Selective Blockers of Oocyte MaturationJeffrey Jensen; Fiscal Year: 2007..This approach is expected to provide a foundation for future Phase 1 trials of PDE3 inhibitors in humans. ..
- PROGESTERONE THERAPY FOR WOMEN WITH EPILEPSYAndrew 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. ..
- ENHANCING LONG TERM SURVIVAL AFTER BMTKaren 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. ..
- HIV-Infected IDU Living with HCV CoinfectionKarolynn Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Creation and demonstration of a palliative care research cooperative groupJean S Kutner; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Developmental Psychopathology and Maternal Substance UseSharon Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2008..Mentors and consultants will provide expertise and oversight in all career development and research activities. ..
- Hearing Loss and Quality of Life of Children and YouthDonald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Child Abuse, HIV Risks and Reproductive OutcomesTamra 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. ..
- Medication Management Decisions in SchizophreniaMark 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. ..
- MANAGEMENT FOR RISK OF RELAPSE IN SCHIZOPHRENIAStephen 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. ..
- Quality Life Among Youth with Craniofacial ConditionsDonald 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. ..
- Cognitive-behavioral Treatment of Anxiety/ Primary CareRisa Weisberg; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Expressive Disclosure Program for Colorectal CA PatientsCINDY CARMACK; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Northeast Under/Grad Research Organization for NeuroscienceCheryl 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]..
- Treating Chemotherapy Induced Nausea with AcupressureSuzanne Dibble; Fiscal Year: 2003..All participants will continue to receive their Western medical care, but the added value of acupressure will be explored. ..
- ATHEROGENESIS AND THE BONE MARROW ANGIOTENSIN SYSTEMCarlos 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. ..
- DYING AT HOME OF AIDS & CANCER: PREFERENCES & OUTCOMESJudith Rabkin; Fiscal Year: 2004..The data collected in the preliminary study will be used in the full-scale study. ..
- Modafinil Treatment for Fatigue in HIV+ PatientsJudith 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. ..
- Cervical Cancer Screening in LesbiansJ Tracy; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- LONGITUDINAL AND RELATED PSYCHOHORMONAL STUDIESJohn Money; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- FEMALE SEXUAL AROUSAL: CLITORAL AND VAGINAL PHYSIOLOGYAbdulmaged Traish; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Continuation of Chinese Health and Family BehaviorWilliam 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. ..
- DHEA EFFECTS ON MOOD IN DEPRESSED HIV+ PATIENTSJudith 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. ..
- Interdisciplinary Studies to Enhance Long Term SurvivalKAREN 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. ..
- CLINICAL TRIALS EDUCATION FOR COLORADO PROVIDERSLinda Krebs; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- 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. ..
- ENHANCING RECOVERY FROM BLOOD AND MARROW TRANSPLANTATIONKaren 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. ..
- 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. ..
- 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. ..
- Prenatal MF Exposure & Miscarriage Risk Among WomenDe 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. ..
- INDUCED ABORTION AND BREAST CANCER RISKDe Kun Li; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- Family Functioning of Adults Maltreated as ChildrenDavid DiLillo; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Palliative Oxygen for the Relief of BreathlessnessAmy 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]..
- Effects of SCI on Female Sexual ResponseKhurram Bashir; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Exposure to Bisphenol A & Reproductive Effect in HumansDe 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. ..
- Prenatal NSAID Use and MiscarriageDe Kun Li; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Mechanisms Influencing Sexual Risk TakingErick Janssen; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Women's Disclosure of Their HIV StatusJULIANNE SEROVICH; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Conference on Reproductive PsychophysiologyErick Janssen; Fiscal Year: 2002..In addition, selected members of the pre-conference workshop will work together to formulate and publish guidelines for psychophysiological measurement. ..