The following article from BJUI entitled “Physical therapy for premature ejaculation, erectile dysfunction and chronic pelvic pain syndrome” by Helena M. Nugteren, Willibrord C.M. Weijmar Schultz and Mels F. Van Driel, published online on Dec 7 2009 (DOI: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2009. 09094.x) in Wiley Online Library (, has been retracted by agreement between the Journal’s Editor-in-Chief, the authors, and Blackwell Publishing Ltd. The retraction has been agreed due to substantial overlap between this paper and an earlier published paper by Talli Yehuda Rosenbaum, “Pelvic floor involvement in male and female sexual dysfunction and the role of pelvic floor rehabilitation in treatment: a literature review”, which appeared in the Journal of Sexual Medicine (4), pp. 4–13.