Articles in the December issue discuss various health issues affecting school-aged children, including acne, eczema and growth disorders. Volume 44, No. Premature ejaculation is one of the most common sexual dysfunctions in men. This article will discuss the current definition of premature ejaculation from a urological perspective.
Participants of the Expert group on CPG for management of sexual dysfunction. Sexual functioning is a complex bio-psycho-social process, coordinated by the neurological, vascular and endocrine systems. In addition, sexual activity incorporates interpersonal relationships, each partner bringing unique attitudes, needs and responses into the coupling. A breakdown in any of these areas may lead to sexual dysfunction. Prevalence of sexual dysfunction in general population is very high.
Premature ejaculation: A clinical review for the general physician
Since pharmacologic therapies have brought it to public attention, erectile dysfunction ED is widely known as a sexual problem—although it is often organic, and most commonly vascular, in etiology. Increasingly, ED is being considered a marker for cardiovascular disease, since cardiac symptoms often develop within a few years of symptoms of ED. Because of these broader implications, clinicians who manage men with ED are called on to advise them regarding treatment and prevention strategies—but also to identify and address the risk factors and medical comorbidities associated with this common complaint. Additionally, ED can be a wake-up call for men at risk for cardiovascular disease CVD ; ED occurs at a mean time of five years before a cardiovascular event.
Sexual dysfunction is any physical or psychological problem that prevents you or your partner from getting sexual satisfaction. Male sexual dysfunction is a common health problem affecting men of all ages, but is more common with increasing age. Treatment can often help men suffering from sexual dysfunction.