Genomes and Genes
Summary: The psychic drive or energy associated with sexual instinct in the broad sense (pleasure and love-object seeking). It may also connote the psychic energy associated with instincts in general that motivate behavior.
Publications233 found, 100 shown here
- Assessment of male sexual function by the Brief Sexual Function InventoryArnstein Mykletun
Research Centre for Health Promotion, University of Bergen, 5015 Bergen, Norway
BJU Int 97:316-23. 2006....
- 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...
- 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...
- [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
- Testosterone enhances estradiol's effects on postmenopausal bone density and sexualityS R Davis
Prince Henry's Institute of Medical Research, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
Maturitas 21:227-36. 1995To investigate the role of androgens in increasing bone density and improving low libido in postmenopausal women, we have studied the long-term effects of estradiol and testosterone implants on bone mineral density and sexuality in a ..
- Human sex-response cyclesR Basson
University of British Columbia, Department of Psychiatry and Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Vancouver British Columbia, Canada
J Sex Marital Ther 27:33-43. 2001....
- Are changes in sexual functioning during midlife due to aging or menopause?L Dennerstein
Office for Gender and Health, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Fertil Steril 76:456-60. 2001..To determine whether changes in women's sexual functioning during midlife are due to aging or menopause...
- Defining the brain systems of lust, romantic attraction, and attachmentHelen E Fisher
Department of Anthropology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
Arch Sex Behav 31:413-9. 2002..Then it discusses an ongoing project using functional magnetic resonance imaging of the brain to investigate the neural circuits associated with one of these emotion-motivation systems, romantic attraction...
- Effect of Eurycoma longifolia Jack on libido in middle-aged male ratsHooi Hoon Ang
School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University Science Malaysia, Minden, Penang, Malaysia
J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 13:249-54. 2002The effect of increasing doses of various fractions of Eurycoma longifolia Jack extracts on libido was examined in middle-aged male rats. The results showed that a high dose (800 mg/kg) of all E...
- Impact of erectile dysfunction (ED) on sexual life of female partners: assessment with the Index of Sexual Life (ISL) questionnaireMarie Chevret
School of Medicine, Laboratoire de Biologie de Reproduction et de Développement, Faculté Rockefeller, Lyon, France
J Sex Marital Ther 30:157-72. 2004..Older women had lower scores compared to younger women, independent of whether their partner had ED or not. The ISL will be useful in treatment decisions when assessing the couple's satisfaction with treatment for ED...
- Ovulatory shifts in female sexual desireElizabeth G Pillsworth
Anthropology Department, UCLA, 341 Haines Hall, Box 951553, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
J Sex Res 41:55-65. 2004..The pursuit of an in-pair conceptive strategy (as opposed to an extra-pair conceptive strategy) was also associated with the occurrence of sexual activity in the relationship...
- Is decreased libido associated with the use of HMG-CoA-reductase inhibitors?L de Graaf
Netherlands Pharmacovigilance Centre Lareb, Goudsbloemvallei 7, 5237 MH s Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands
Br J Clin Pharmacol 58:326-8. 2004To describe patients with decreased libido during use of a HMG-CoA-reductase-inhibitor, and to discuss causality and pharmacological hypotheses for this association by analysis of the adverse drug reactions (ADR) database of the ..
- Restorative increases in serum testosterone levels are significantly correlated to improvements in sexual functioningAllen D Seftel
Department of Urology, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland VA Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106 5046, USA
J Androl 25:963-72. 2004..We propose that threshold T levels are needed in order to significantly affect improvements in sexual functioning...
- Women with low libido: correlation of decreased androgen levels with female sexual function indexB Turna
Urology Department, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
Int J Impot Res 17:148-53. 2005..a possible correlation between decreased androgen levels and female sexual function index (FSFI) in women with low libido and compare these findings with normal age-matched subjects...
- 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...
- Testosterone patch for low sexual desire in surgically menopausal women: a randomized trialJohn E Buster
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
Obstet Gynecol 105:944-52. 2005..To assess the efficacy and safety of a 300 mug/d testosterone patch for the treatment of hypoactive sexual desire disorder in surgically menopausal women on concomitant estrogen therapy...
- The endocrinology of sexual arousalJ Bancroft
The Kinsey Institute, Indiana University, Morrison Hall third floor, Bloomington, Indiana 47405, USA
J Endocrinol 186:411-27. 2005..Whereas the traditional concept of 'hormone' continues to apply to the role of testosterone and oestradiol in sexual arousal, peptides present a more complex role...
- 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...
- Increased libido associated with quetiapineAnuradha Menon
St George s Hospital, Morpeth, Northumberland, UK
J Psychopharmacol 20:125-7. 2006..We discuss the potential neuro-chemical mechanisms for this and argue that quetiapine's unique pharmacological profile may have contributed to the development of his symptoms...
- Conditional expression of women's desires and men's mate guarding across the ovulatory cycleMartie G Haselton
Communication Studies and Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Center for Behavior, Evolution and Culture, 3130 Hershey Hall, 415 Portola, 90095, USA
Horm Behav 49:509-18. 2006..The daily assessment method provides an important supplement to existing studies using scheduled laboratory visits as the purpose of the study (examining cycle-related variation) is not known by participants...
- The relationship between libido and testosterone levels in aging menThomas G Travison
New England Research Institutes, 9 Galen Street, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:2509-13. 2006Although it is known that serum testosterone (T) concentrations are related to libido, the strength of that relationship in community-dwelling men has not yet been determined.
- Hormonal contraception and sexual desire: a critical reviewJonathan Schaffir
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio, USA
J Sex Marital Ther 32:305-14. 2006..Effects on sexual desire most likely represent a complex and idiosyncratic combination of biological, psychological, and social effects. Further research is required to identify which factors may have the greatest effect...
- Oral contraceptives and libido in womenAnne R Davis
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
Annu Rev Sex Res 15:297-320. 2004..This paper critically examines the published literature addressing the impact of OCs on sexual desire or libido. We reviewed 30 original research studies...
- Randomized controlled trial to evaluate transdermal testosterone in female cancer survivors with decreased libido; North Central Cancer Treatment Group protocol N02C3Debra L Barton
Department of Medical Oncology, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
J Natl Cancer Inst 99:672-9. 2007Decreased libido is one of several changes in sexual function that are often experienced by female cancer patients...
- Use of pornography in traditional media and on the Internet in NorwayBente Traeen
Department of Psychology, University of Tromsø, 9037 Tromsø, Norway
J Sex Res 43:245-54. 2006..Level of education predicted exposure to pornography on the Internet, in magazines and in films. Younger individuals were more likely to utilize the Internet both for viewing pornographic material and to chat...
- Are the Endocrine Society's Clinical Practice Guidelines on Androgen Therapy in Women misguided? A commentaryAbdulmaged Traish
Laboratory for Sexual Medicine Research, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
J Sex Med 4:1223-34; discussion 1234-5. 2007..androgens play a role in the development of axillary and pubic hair, and that testosterone is critical for women's libido and sexual function...
- Menstrual cycle-related changes in circulating androgens in healthy women with self-reported normal sexual functionAndrea Salonia
Università Vita Salute San Raffaele Urology, Milan, Italy
J Sex Med 5:854-63. 2008....
- Relationship between loss of libido and signs and symptoms of depression in a sample of Puerto Rican middle-aged womenYaniris R Avellanet
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Sciences Campus, University of Puerto Rico, PO Box 355067, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00936 5067
P R Health Sci J 27:85-91. 2008..Loss of libido or loss of sexual desire, as a symptom of one of the primary sexual dysfunctions described in females, is highly ..
- Testosterone for low libido in postmenopausal women not taking estrogenSusan R Davis
Women s Health Program, Monash University, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Australia
N Engl J Med 359:2005-17. 2008..The efficacy and safety of testosterone treatment for hypoactive sexual desire disorder in postmenopausal women not receiving estrogen therapy are unknown...
- Web-based survey on the effect of menopause on women's libido in a computer-literate populationGrant P Cumming
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dr Gray s Hospital, Elgin, UK
Menopause Int 15:8-12. 2009The objective of this study is to use the internet to survey the effect of menopause on women's experience of libido.
- Effect of intravaginal dehydroepiandrosterone (Prasterone) on libido and sexual dysfunction in postmenopausal womenFernand Labrie
Laval University Hospital Research Center and Laval University, Quebec, Canada
Menopause 16:923-31. 2009....
- The p300 event-related potential technique for libido assessment in women with hypoactive sexual desire disorderYoram Vardi
Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
J Sex Med 6:1688-95. 2009..Recently, we described such a methodology (event-related potential technique [ERP]) based on recording of p300 electroencephalography (EEG) waves elicited by auditory stimuli during synchronous exposure to erotic films...
- Adverse side effects of 5α-reductase inhibitors therapy: persistent diminished libido and erectile dysfunction and depression in a subset of patientsAbdulmaged M Traish
Department of Biochemistry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
J Sex Med 8:872-84. 2011..Although the adverse side effects of these agents are thought to be minimal, the magnitude of adverse effects on sexual function, gynecomastia, depression, and quality of life remains ill-defined...
- Testosterone deficiencyAbdulmaged M Traish
Department of Biochemistry, Division of Urology, Boston University School of Medicine, Mass, USA
Am J Med 124:578-87. 2011..This review examines a host of studies, with practical recommendations for diagnosis of TD and T repletion in middle-aged and older men, including an analysis of treatment modalities and areas of concerns and uncertainty...
- Genetic polymorphisms in the opioid receptor mu1 gene are associated with changes in libido and insomnia in methadone maintenance patientsSheng Chang Wang
Division of Mental Health and Addiction Medicine, Institute of Population Health Sciences, National Health Research Institutes, Miaoli County, Taiwan
Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 22:695-703. 2012..rs495491, rs10457090, rs589046, rs3778152, rs563649, and rs2075572 are significantly associated with change-in-libido side effects (adjusted p<0.042)...
- Risk factors associated with primary and secondary reduced libido in male patients with sexual dysfunctionGiovanni Corona
Sexual Medicine and Andrology Unit, Department of Clinical Physiopathology, University of Florence, Viale Pieraccini 6, Florence, Italy
J Sex Med 10:1074-89. 2013..Reduced libido is a symptom referring more to a reduction in sexual drive for sexual activity.
- Testosterone influences libido and well being in womenS R Davis
Jean Hailes Foundation, 173 Carinish Rd, Clayton, Victoria, 3168 Australia
Trends Endocrinol Metab 12:33-7. 2001..The focus of the limited research into testosterone replacement has been on sexuality, primarily sexual desire. However, the influence of testosterone on mood and well being also requires further exploration...
- Disinhibition of libido: an adverse effect of SSRI?W Greil
Department of Psychiatry, University of Munich, Nussbaumstr 7, D 80336 Munich, Germany
J Affect Disord 62:225-8. 2001The article focuses on adverse drug reactions (ADR) to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) concerning libido and sexual behaviour: cases of disinhibition of libido observed at the Psychiatric Hospital of Kilchberg near Zurich ..
- Exploration of cyclical changes in memory and mood in postmenopausal women taking sequential combined oestrogen and progestogen preparationsV Natale
Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Italy
BJOG 108:286-90. 2001OBJECTIVE: To investigate the effect of progesterone on cognitive function, mood, sleep quality and libido when added to oestrogen in sequential combined hormonal replacement therapy regimens...
- The effects of tibolone on mood and libidoSusan R Davis
Jean Hailes Foundation, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
Menopause 9:162-70. 2002..To review published data pertaining to the effects of tibolone on sexual parameters, mood, and cognitive function in postmenopausal women...
- Hormone replacement therapy with tibolone: effects on sexual functioning in postmenopausal womenChristian Egarter
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:649-53. 2002Because hormonal changes in postmenopausal women may be accompanied by sexual problems and a worsening of various aspects of libido, the aim of this study was to assess the effect of tibolone (Liviel(R)) on sexual life.
- Women's sexual experience during the menstrual cycle: identification of the sexual phase by noninvasive measurement of luteinizing hormoneSusan B Bullivant
Department of Psychology, The University of Chicago, 5730 S Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
J Sex Res 41:82-93. 2004..We use these results to evaluate potential neuroendocrine mechanisms underlying women's sexual motivation and activity...
- Libido and orgasm in middle-aged womanMarcela Gonzalez
Center for Women s Health, PROFAMILIA, Menopause Service, Cali Colombia
Maturitas 53:1-10. 2006Determine which social, demographic and sexual function variables that most influence libido or desire and orgasm domains in the premenopausal and postmenopausal women.
- Fallowfield's Sexual Activity Questionnaire in women with without and at risk of cancerLouise Atkins
Cancer Research UK Psychosocial Oncology Group, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK
Menopause Int 13:103-9. 2007..To determine the effect of cancer, cancer risk, menopausal status and psychological factors on sexual activity as measured by Fallowfield's Sexual Activity Questionnaire (FSAQ)...
- The menstrual cycle and sexual behavior: relationship to eating, exercise, sleep, and health patternsSusan G Brown
Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Hilo, 200 West Kawili Street, Hilo, HI 96720 4091, USA
Women Health 48:429-44. 2008..05). Sexually active women had lower cortisol and IgA levels than abstinent women (p = .02). Our study discovered, and confirmed, systematic differences in eating, sleeping, and health patterns across women's menstrual cycles...
- Low serum testosterone levels are poor predictors of sexual dysfunctionMichael Marberger
Department of Urology, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
BJU Int 108:256-62. 2011..To identify predictors of sexual dysfunction using baseline data from the reduction by dutasteride of prostate cancer events (REDUCE) study...
- Effect of 19-norandrostenololylaurate on serum testosterone concentration, libido, and closure of distal radial growth plate in coltsE Koskinen
Agricultural Research Centre, Ypäjä, Finland
Acta Vet Scand 38:59-67. 1997..Three foals were used as controls. Libido and hCG-induced serum testosterone concentrations were studied after the cessation of treatments, up to 3 or 4 ..
- 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...
- Erectile dysfunction among men with diabetes is strongly associated with premature ejaculation and reduced libidoLasantha S Malavige
University of Oxford, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford, UK
J Sex Med 5:2125-34. 2008Among men with diabetes, little attention has been given to premature ejaculation (PE), reduced libido, and their associations with erectile dysfunction (ED), despite the presence of physical and psychologic factors that could predispose ..
- The effect of tibolone versus continuous combined norethisterone acetate and oestradiol on memory, libido and mood of postmenopausal women: a pilot studyP Albertazzi
Centre for Metabolic Bone Disease, Hull Royal Infirmary, 220 236 Anlaby Road, HU3 2RW, Hull, UK
Maturitas 36:223-9. 2000..In this pilot study we have investigated the effect of a continuous combination of norethisterone acetate 1 mg and oestradiol valerate 2 mg (Kliogest) versus tibolone (Livial) on memory, sexuality and mood...
- 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..Results from this cohort of 63 men and 43 women revealed a post-stroke decrease in libido, coital frequency, sexual arousal, orgasm and sexual satisfaction in 54.3%, 43.8%, 25.0% (women) to 51...
- [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. 2002This review describes female sexual dysfunction (FSD) as an adverse effect to pharmacological treatment. FSD covers libido, arousal, orgasm, and pain problems...
- 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...
- Evaluation of sexual changes after strokeSalvatore Giaquinto
San Raffaele Pisana Clinic, Rome, Italy
J Clin Psychiatry 64:302-7. 2003..Sexual difficulties may arise after stroke. This study was aimed at evaluating and quantifying sexual changes 1 year after stroke...
- Efficacy and tolerability of vardenafil for treatment of erectile dysfunction in patient subgroupsHartmut Porst
Urological Practice, Hamburg, Germany
Urology 62:519-23; discussion 523-4. 2003..To assess whether vardenafil would improve erectile function irrespective of etiology, baseline severity, or patient age. The consistency of the response over time was also evaluated...
- [Sexual life after hysterectomy]Dariusz Wydra
Kliniki Ginekologii AM w Gdańsku
Ginekol Pol 74:505-7. 2003..The evaluation of sexual life after hysterectomy is still controversial...
- 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...
- Psycho-biological correlates of hypoactive sexual desire in patients with erectile dysfunctionG Corona
Andrology Unit, Department of Clinical Physiopathology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Int J Impot Res 16:275-81. 2004..In particular, perceived partner's libido and climax were crucially associated with an impairment of patients' sexual desire...
- Sexual functioning in a population-based study of men aged 40-69 years: the good newsP Enzlin
Institute for Family and Sexuality Studies, Catholic University, Leuven, Belgium
Int J Impot Res 16:512-20. 2004..This study showed that sexuality still matters at middle to high age and that it deserves to be regarded as an important and continuing aspect of the overall adaptation to getting older...
- 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...
- [Comparison of sexual behavior after total or subtotal hysterectomy]Dariusz Wydra
Klinika Ginekologii AM w Gdańsku
Ginekol Pol 75:274-80. 2004..Sexual life after supracervical or total hysterectomy is still controversial...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- Timing of puberty and sexuality in men and womenJennifer M Ostovich
Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Arch Sex Behav 34:197-206. 2005..Earlier first sexual arousal, but not timing of puberty, was related to sexual orientation for women only. We discuss classes of explanations for these results...
- Potential testosterone therapy for hypogonadal sexual dysfunction in womenJames W Simpkins
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:449-51. 2005
- [Sexuality of aging couples--from women's point of view]Chineko Araki
DEN EN CHOFU University
Hinyokika Kiyo 51:591-4. 2005....
- [Questionnaire on sexual quality of life in aging couples]Ryoji Yasumotoi
The Department of Urology, Osaka City Juso Hospital
Hinyokika Kiyo 51:595-8. 2005A questionnaire study was conducted on sexual life such as intercourse frequency, libido and erectile function and degree of satisfaction of sexual life in aging couples. Half of them had sexual intercourse and satisfaction of life...
- 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...
- Sexual functioning after vaginal hysterectomy or transvaginal sacrospinous uterine suspension for uterine prolapse: a comparisonCherng Jye Jeng
Department of Obstetrics, Cathay General Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
J Reprod Med 50:669-74. 2005..To examine changes in sexuality after total vaginal hysterectomy (TVH) or transvaginal sacrospinous uterine suspension (SSUS)for uterine prolapse...
- On orgasm, sexual techniques, and erotic perceptions in 18- to 74-year-old Swedish womenKerstin S Fugl-Meyer
Andrology Center, Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
J Sex Med 3:56-68. 2006..To relate these techniques and current erotic perceptions to orgasmic function in women sexually active during the last 12 months and to describe the relative impact of orgasmic function/dysfunction on their sexual well-being...
- Hypoactive sexual desire disorder in menopausal women: a survey of Western European womenLorraine Dennerstein
Office for Gender and Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
J Sex Med 3:212-22. 2006....
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- Epidemiology of sexual dysfunction in the male populationM E Beutel
Clinic and Policlinic for Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
Andrologia 38:115-21. 2006..As disability-free life expectancy keeps increasing, the need to identify, adequately assess and treat male sexual dysfunction as an important impediment to quality of life most likely will become even more pressing...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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)...
- 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...
- A cross-sectional study of female sexual function and dysfunction during pregnancyBulent Erol
Department of Urology, Section of Andrology, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, University of Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
J Sex Med 4:1381-7. 2007..Although women may undergo changes in sexual function during pregnancy, there are limited studies correlating possible sexual function changes to androgen blood levels during the pregnancy...
- 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. 2007Sexual adverse experiences such as erectile dysfunction (ED), loss of libido, and ejaculation disorders have been consistent side effects of finasteride in a maximum percentage of 15% after 1 year of therapy...
- 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...
- 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...
- [Is female sexual satisfaction reduced to hormones?]Jean Yves Nau
Rev Med Suisse 3:1545. 2007
- The changes of sexuality in Thai women during pregnancyNatthaporn Senkumwong
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 89:S124-9. 2006..To determine the changes of sexuality during pregnancy in Thai women and to explore their attitudes and sources of information concerning sexuality during pregnancy...
- 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...
- "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...
- 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...
- 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....
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- Sexual function in women with Turner syndromeAlexis T Sheaffer
Developmental Endocrinology Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:27-33. 2008..The present study aimed to determine the level of sexual activity in adult women with TS participating as volunteers in the NIH natural history study...
- Drugs of abuse and sexual functioningAntónio Pacheco Palha
Department of Psychiatry, Oporto Medical School, Porto, Portugal
Adv Psychosom Med 29:131-49. 2008..Some psychotropic drugs are sometimes used as sexual aids. This can have some risks and should alert the therapist to a possible underlying and undiagnosed sexual problem...
- Cardiovascular and Prostatic Safety of Testosterone Therapy in Aging MalesStephen K Van Den Eeden; Fiscal Year: 2013..The diagnosis of androgen deficiency is made when clinical symptoms such as decreased libido, erectile dysfunction, fatigue and depression are found in conjunction with low levels of serum testosterone...
- A Proteomics Approach for Identifying Predictive Factors to Androgen DeprivationManish Kohli; Fiscal Year: 2010..responsive to ADT may avoid long-term side effects of chronic ADT including osteoporosis and loss of sexual libido, the two most common and distressing side effects of ADT, by undergoing an intermittent schedule rather than ..
- Methamphetamine enhances the motivation for female rat sexual behaviorMARY KATHERINE HOLDER; Fiscal Year: 2010..and female users of methamphetamine, a highly addictive psychostimulant drug of abuse, is an increase in sexual libido and an insatiable need and urgency for sex...
- Imaging the effects of androgen deprivation therapy on cognitive functions in patHERTA HUEY AN CHAO; Fiscal Year: 2010..effects and risks of ADT have been described in the past and include a range of constitutional symptoms, loss of libido and impotence...
- Hypoxia: an activator of neuroimmunityGregory G Freund; Fiscal Year: 2012..been defined classically as a coordinated set of nonspecific behavioral modifications including loss of appetite, libido, motor activity and interest in the physical and social environment that occur in response to infection...
- Novel therapy for female sexual dysfunctionGarry Southan; Fiscal Year: 2001..is increasingly recognized as a significant and widespread abnormality, contributing to coital pain, decreased libido, and a loss of sexual pleasure...
- REPRODUCTIVE EFFECTS OF OXYTOCIN DEFICIENCYCHRISTINA LUEDKE; Fiscal Year: 2001..The ability of the oxytocin-deficient mouse to reproduce will be examined in detail, including evaluation of libido, fertility, parturition, breast-feeding, and maternal behavior, in all of which oxytocin has been implicated to ..
- MOOD EFFECT OF TESTOSTERONE VS FLUOXETINE IN HIV ILLNESSJudith Rabkin; Fiscal Year: 2000..in a 12-week open trial followed by a 6-week double-blind placebo controlled discontinuation trial with improved libido as the major outcome criterion...
- Telephone Counseling to Manage GnRH Agonist Symptom Clusters in Black Men w/ PCaERNEST BENNETT; Fiscal Year: 2009..hyperglycemia), mood cluster symptoms (anxiety, depression, anger, fatigue), and sexual cluster symptoms (low libido, erectile dysfunction, hot flashes) with a focus on general and prostate cancer specific HRQOL outcomes...
- COCAINE AND FEMALE REPRODUCTIVE DYSFUNCTIONThomas King; Fiscal Year: 1992..abuse with reproductive dysfunction in humans, including disruption of normal menstrual cyclicity and decreased libido. Our preliminary studies demonstrate that cocaine administration does disrupt estrous cyclicity and normal rates ..
- MANAGING UNCERTAINTY IN ADVANCED PROSTATE CANCERMerle Mishel; Fiscal Year: 2001..Treatment for advanced prostate cancer has a myriad of side-effects including loss of libido, impotence, feminization, incontinence, and pain from metastases...
- Antioxidant Defense System and Leydig Cell AgingHaolin Chen; Fiscal Year: 2007..has relevance to important quality of life issues such as increased osteoporosis, reduced cognition and reduced libido in the aging male population...
- CSF-1, MACROPHAGES AND MALE REPRODUCTIVE FUNCTIONJeffrey Pollard; Fiscal Year: 2001..The reduced T concentrations result in low libido and a decreased number of epididymal sperm...
- Physiology of Male Reproductive Hormones in AgingChristopher Fox; Fiscal Year: 2002..including reduced bone mineral density, increased risk of hip fracture, loss of muscle mass, decreased libido and fertility, and increased cardiovascular disease...
- NEURAL AND BEHAVIORAL ACTIONS OF ANABOLIC STEROIDSAnn Clark; Fiscal Year: 2003..cycle or sexual behavior, and (c) do AAS alter sexual behaviors that underlie motivation that may be comparable to libido in humans? Second, we will test the role of three brain areas (ventromedial hypothalamus, preoptic area, and ..
- Neurobiology of Social Attraction and PreferenceAras Petrulis; Fiscal Year: 2009..and organic causes of these disorders, much less is known about pathological changes in sexual arousal or "libido." To generate attraction and preference for mates, human and non-human animals must integrate signals about their ..
- Steroidogenic Acute Regulatory Protein's Role in LibidoSteven King; Fiscal Year: 2004Loss of libido is a significant medical problem and results in a profound diminution of life and many patient visits to the urologist...
- METHAMPHETAMINE DEPENDENCE AND THE RISK OF HIV INFECTIONGantt Galloway; Fiscal Year: 2001..concern in light of the HIV epidemic because it is often administered intravenously and it often increases libido. This confluence of sexual and injection drug use (IDU) risk factors has led to high HIV seroprevalence in MA ..
- Black cohosh therapy for menopause-related anxietyJay Amsterdam; Fiscal Year: 2006..g., nervousness, irritability, fatigue, muscle aches, mood liability, depression, and low libido)...
- Novel therapy for female sexual dysfunctionGarry Southan; Fiscal Year: 2004..is increasingly recognized as a significant and widespread abnormality, contributing to coital pain, decreased libido, and a loss of sexual pleasure...
- HYPOTHALAMIC-PITUITARY-GONADAL AXIS IN DEPRESSIONJay Amsterdam; Fiscal Year: 1980..Changes in sexual behavior and libido are common in patients with depression and mania, lending support to the need to examine functional state of the ..
- Breast Cancer and Dyadic Psychosexual Well-BeingBETSY FIFE; Fiscal Year: 2006..A decrease in libido and intimacy and an increase in emotional distress are common within the relationship...
- 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. ..
- 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. ..
- 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. ..
- NEUROPSYCHIATRIC EFFECTS OF TESTOSTERONE IN MENStuart Seidman; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- 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. ..
- 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. ..
- DHEA EFFECTS ON MOOD IN DEPRESSED HIV+ PATIENTSJudith Rabkin; Fiscal Year: 2003..If DHEA ameliorates depressive symptoms, as well as increasing libido and reducing loss of muscle mass, then the investigators will have identified an intervention with a broad ..
- Mechanisms Influencing Sexual Risk TakingErick Janssen; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- 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. ..
- Urodynamic and Multiethnic Variability of Men Treated b*Steven Kaplan; Fiscal Year: 2005..Baseline urodynamic parameters which may predict improved outcome after MIST 3. The success of various types of MIST in treating BPH in African - American, Hispanic and Caucasian men. ..
- Alcohol & HIV/AIDS Risk-TakingWILLIAM GEORGE; Fiscal Year: 2005..In concert with personality and other factors, the data may inform key knowledge gaps, advance theory, and foster refinement of existing prevention approaches and formulation of new ones...
- FEMALE SEXUAL AROUSAL: CLITORAL AND VAGINAL PHYSIOLOGYAbdulmaged Traish; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Female Pelvic Floor Disorders and Sexual FunctionsVictoria Handa; Fiscal Year: 2007..This powerful combination will provide the candidate with the necessary skills and experience to become a successful, independently funded investigator. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- 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. ..
- Acupuncture Treatment for Menopausal Hot FlashesNancy Avis; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- EFFECTS OF ANDROGENS, ESTROGENS, AND PTH ON BONEJoel Finkelstein; Fiscal Year: 2008..Without continued K24 support, I will need to increase my clinical activities, reduce my research time, and forego training of new clinical investigators. ..
- Risk for Sexual Abuse: As Study of Adolescent OffendersMichael Miner; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- 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. ..
- DOXYCYCLINE FOR BLEEDING IN PROGESTIN ONLY CONTRACEPTORSDavid Archer; Fiscal Year: 2006..If successful, DOX treatment could become an important adjuvant for treatment of this and possibly other inflammatory disorders effecting reproductive tract tissues. ..
- Reproductive Hormonal Effects of Weight Loss in WomenNanette Santoro; Fiscal Year: 2005..Thus, this initial exploration, if positive, would provide the basis for a new line of investigation for the PI into the interactions between reproduction and metabolism. ..
- 2008 AUA/SBUR Summer Research ConferenceArthur Burnett; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Menstrual Health Disparities of Low SES African-America*Patricia Koch; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- HIV/STI Prevention for Drug-Involved CouplesLouisa Gilbert; Fiscal Year: 2008..Sharp from St. Luke's Hospital in New York City, and Dr. Fals-Stewart from the Research Institute on Addictions at the University of Buffalo. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Androgenic And Antiandorgenic Interactions Of PC-SPESCHARLES ROSELLI; Fiscal Year: 2002..Specific Aim 3: To evaluate the effect of PCSPES on Cytochrome P450-mediated metabolism of androgenic and antiandrogenic drugs by the liver, in order to identify possible interactions of PC-SPES with other hormone therapies. ..
- CVD Mechanisms Associated with Phytoestrogens UseDonna Kritz Silverstein; Fiscal Year: 2003..Given that women can expect to live one-third of their lives after menopause, it is important to know whether and how phytoestrogens may modify cardiovascular disease mechanisms. ..
- VIOLENCE AND SPONTANEOUS ABORTION IN INNER CITY WOMENDeborah Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- ITEM BANKING AND CAT FOR QUALITY OF LIFE OUTCOMESDavid Cella; Fiscal Year: 2008..We will also monitor treatment/management changes, and evaluate acceptability of computer assessments and the perceived benefits of the recommendations. ..
- EARLY DETECTION AND INTERVENTION IN PSYCHOSISThomas McGlashan; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Aromatase inhibition in elderly hypogonadal menBenjamin Leder; Fiscal Year: 2009..With these assessments, we will better define the relative roles of estrogens and androgens in the physiology of aging and explore the mechanisms underlying gonadal steroid action in older men. ..
- COLLABORATIVE LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF PERSONALITY DISORDERThomas McGlashan; Fiscal Year: 2008....
- Cervical Cancer Screening in LesbiansJ Tracy; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- NITRIC OXIDE REGULATORY SYSTEM IN THE PENISArthur Burnett; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Inflammation in obesity: Modulation by Weight LossParesh Dandona; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- PARTNER ABUSE AND HIV IN WOMEN RECEIVING EMERGENCY CARENabila El Bassel; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- CANNABINOIDS AND THE HYPOTHALAMIC-PITUITARY-ADRENAL AXISLaura Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- HIV RISK AND PARTNER VIOLENCE--MEN ON METHADONENabila El Bassel; Fiscal Year: 2002..Data from the proposed study will help inform assessment, treatment and referral protocols to reduce partner violence and HIV-risk behaviors among men and women in MMTPs. ..
- PATCH PROJECT--PREVENTING ADDICTION TO TOBACCOR Stotts; Fiscal Year: 2001..If this program is found to be effective it will provide the basis for significantly reducing the prevalence of tobacco use among adolescents and will be able to be offered at both schools and community sites. ..
- COGNITION, STEROIDS AND IMAGING IN CUSHINGS DISEASEMONICA STARKMAN; Fiscal Year: 2001..Patients with CD exhibit hypercortisolemia and develop disturbances in mood, sleep, libido, and cognition...
- INDUCED ABORTION AND BREAST CANCER RISKDe Kun Li; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- CCBAR Workshop 2006-2007STACY LINDAU; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Assessment of Penile Autonomic InnervationClaire Yang; Fiscal Year: 2007..The ability to detect cavernous neuropathy is relevant to the evaluation of erectile dysfunction, as well as the development of disease-specific treatments for neurogenic erectile dysfunction. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- SSRI-INDUCED CHANGES IN CORTICAL GABA IN WOMEN WITH PMDDCYNTHIA EPPERSON; Fiscal Year: 2007..We anticipate that our findings will provide further support for the role of GABA and neurosteroids in the pathogenesis and treatment of PMDD. ..
- BEHAVIORAL DEVELOPMENT--PRENATAL HORMONAL INFLUENCESKim Wallen; Fiscal Year: 2002..The combination of these efforts will allow the PI to expand his research into new areas, while increasing his understanding of its relevance to important human mental health conditions. ..
- User Perspectives on Microbicide AcceptabilityCynthia Woodsong; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- DIFFERENTIAL EFFECTS OF GONADAL STEROIDS ON BONEBenjamin Leder; Fiscal Year: 2005..These combined research and didactic endeavors will prepare the candidate to achieve his long-term goal to develop an independent research program focusing on the role of gonadal steroids in bone metabolism. ..
- Development of Cognitive Schemas and AggressionEILEEN ZURBRIGGEN; Fiscal Year: 2005..Results will aid in a fuller understanding of the cognitive processes that underlie sexual aggression perpetration. ..
- PSYCHOLOGICAL INTERVENTION FOR WOMEN WITH BREAST CANCERBARBARA ANDERSEN; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Female sexuality: modulation by estrogen and androgenKim Wallen; Fiscal Year: 2005..These therapies will also be compared on their effects on neuroendocrine function. These studies will markedly increase our understanding of the role that ovarian steroids play in modulating women's sexuality. ..
- Adjuvant Ginseng Use During Breast Cancer Drug TherapyLaura Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Preventing HIV and other STDs among drug-involved womenNabila El Bassel; Fiscal Year: 2005..The SWRD Program will be directed by Dr. Nabila El-Bassel and co-directed by Drs. Steven Schinke and Mary McKay, all CUSSW faculty with strong programs of federally funded research related to substance abuse and HIV. ..
- ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES FOR DYSMENORRHEA IN ADOLESCENT GIRLSAnne Davis; Fiscal Year: 2002..Given their efficacy in pregnancy prevention, safety, and non-contraceptive health benefits, COC may be an ideal therapy for primary dysmenorrhea in adolescent girls. ..
- 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. ..
- NEURONAL DYSFUNCTION IN PREMENSTRUAL DYSPHORIC DISORDERC Epperson; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Emotion Regulation in Relationships during SeparationLisa Diamond; Fiscal Year: 2003..This information will make a significant contribution to research on the multiple biobehavioral processes through which close relationships influence day-to-day emotion regulation and long-term psychological well-being. ..