Lack of association found in a study of men in the placebo arm of the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial.
Compared with laparoscopic radical prostatectomy, robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy is associated with a 51% increased likelihood of return of erectile function.
Results of a prospective study have implications for patient counseling.
Men with ED had more than twice the odds of undiagnosed diabetes.
Gout is associated with an elevated likelihood of both organic and psychogenic ED.
Amphetamine users were twice as likely as non-users to experience erectile dysfunction.
Researchers saw no improvement for patients with low testosterone and delayed ejaculation.
Slightly higher odds for men on ED drugs, but lifestyle factors are the likelier culprit.
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Gout increased the risk of erectile dysfunction in men by 21%.
Researchers identify depression as the most important determinant.
Study suggests caffeine may help maintain healthy blood flow and sexual function.
Increased odds of erectile dysfunction and/or lower urinary tract symptoms in men with T1DM.
Hypogonadism was present in 42.8% of subjects, yet TRT was used by only 3.9%.
Insertion of these devices decreased from 4.6% of erectile dysfunction cases in 2002 to 2.3% in 2010.
A new report combines data from 20 studies to provide definitive information.
Lower levels have no significant effect; findings consistent in racially diverse population.
High levels of free and bioavailable testosterone are associated with a significantly decreased risk of ED in younger men.
It is cost-effective, potentially saving $21.3 billion over 20 years by preventing 1.1 million cardiovascular events, researchers say.
Men who get the most physical activity report more erections and orgasms.
Lower testosterone levels linked to decreased sexual activity and desire, but not to fewer erections.
Only 6.7% of men reported erections that were as good after radical prostatectomy, as before—much lower than would be expected by IIEF-5 scores.
In this study, over half the men referred for borderline testosterone levels had depression.
Depression is prevalent among men with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
The authors recommend consideration of testosterone assays in men who fail to respond to PDE5 inhibitors in an effort to optimize outcomes.
Correlation identified between functional capacity and erectile function improvement
Sexual function declines for both men and women following radical prostatectomy, but some aspects of care may help couples.
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