Chapter 45. Sexual Function in Men and Woman with Diabetes

  1. Richard I. G. Holt MA, MB BChir, PhD, FRCP, FHEA Professor in Diabetes & Endocrinology2,
  2. Clive S. Cockram MB BS, BSc, MD (Lond), FRCP, FRACP, FHKAM (Med) Emeritus Professor of Medicine3,
  3. Allan Flyvbjerg MD, DMSc Professor of Clinical Endocrinology Chair4 and
  4. Barry J. Goldstein MD, PhD, FACP, FACE Therapeutic Area Head Vice President5
  1. David Price MD, FRCP

Published Online: 9 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444324808.ch45

Textbook of Diabetes, Fourth Edition

Textbook of Diabetes, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Price, D. (2010) Sexual Function in Men and Woman with Diabetes, in Textbook of Diabetes, Fourth Edition (eds R. I. G. Holt, C. S. Cockram, A. Flyvbjerg and B. J. Goldstein), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444324808.ch45

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Developmental Origins of Health and Disease Division, University of Southampton School of Medicine, Southampton, UK

  2. 3

    Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, People's Republic of China

  3. 4

    Department of Endocrinology and Internal Medicine, The Medical Research Laboratories, Aarhus University Hospital – Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

  4. 5

    Clinical Research, Metabolism Merck Research Laboratories Rahway, NJ, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Morriston Hospital, Swansea, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 9 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405191814

Online ISBN: 9781444324808

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Keywords:

  • cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP);
  • Pathophysiology of erectile dysfunction in diabetes;
  • Endothelium - derived hyperpolarizing factor (EDHF);
  • Other factors contributing to erectile dysfunction in diabetes;
  • Clinical aspects of erectile dysfunction in diabetes;
  • Erectile dysfunction as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease;
  • Assessment and investigation of erectile dysfunction in diabetes;
  • Transurethral alprostadil (MUSE);
  • Conclusions on male sexual dysfunction;
  • Drug therapy and female sexual dysfunction

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Male erectile dysfunction

  • Female sexual dysfunction

  • Contraception

  • Hormone replacement therapy

  • References