Erectile Dysfunction

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Erectile Dysfunction

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Erectile Dysfunction" returned 392 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Hypogonadism and erectile dysfunction in myotonic dystrophy type 1.
 

Author(s): Stojan Peric, Tanja Nisic, Milena Milicev, Ivana Basta, Ivan Marjanovic, Marina Peric, Dragana Lavrnic, Vidosava Rakocevic Stojanovic

Journal: Acta Myol. 2013 Oct;32(2):106-9.

 

Myotonic dystrophy type 1 (DM1) is the most common form of muscular dystrophy in adults. It affects many organs and systems besides muscle. Aim of this study was to assess frequency of erectile dysfunction (ED) and hypogonadism, the correlation between them and the impact of ED on ...

Last Updated: 8 Jan 2014

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Is there a relationship between severity of coronary artery disease and severity of erectile dysfunction?
 

Author(s): Lutfi Canat, Gokhan Cicek, Gokhan Atis, Cenk Gurbuz, Turhan Caskurlu

Journal: Int Braz J Urol. ;39(4):465-73.

 

The correlation between erectile dysfunction (ED) and coronary artery disease has been emphasized and ED has been recognized as a potential independent risk factor and/or predictor of coronary artery disease (CAD). We evaluated the association between the number of occluded coronary ...

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2013

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Correction of diabetic erectile dysfunction with adipose derived stem cells modified with the vascular endothelial growth factor gene in a rodent diabetic model.
 

Author(s): Guihua Liu, Xiangzhou Sun, Jun Bian, Rongpei Wu, Xuan Guan, Bin Ouyang, Yanping Huang, Haipeng Xiao, Daosheng Luo, Anthony Atala, Yuanyuan Zhang, Chunhua Deng

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The aim of this study was to determine whether adipose derived stem cells (ADSCs) expressing vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) gene can improve endothelial function, recover the impaired VEGF signaling pathway and enhance smooth muscle contents in a rat diabetic erectile dysfunction ...

Last Updated: 11 Sep 2013

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The terms "Erectile Dysfunction" returned 132 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Modulation of soluble guanylate cyclase for the treatment of erectile dysfunction.
 

Author(s): George F Lasker, Edward A Pankey, Philip J Kadowitz

Journal: Physiology (Bethesda). 2013 Jul;28(4):262-9.

 

Nitric oxide (NO) is the principal mediator of penile erection, and PDE-5 inhibitors are the first-line agents used to treat erectile dysfunction (ED). When NO formation or bioavailability is decreased by oxidative stress and PDE-5 inhibitors are no longer effective, a new class of ...

Last Updated: 2 Jul 2013

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Intracavernous administration of bone marrow mononuclear cells: a new method of treating erectile dysfunction?
 

Author(s): Thomas E Ichim, Timothy Warbington, Octav Cristea, Joseph L Chin, Amit N Patel

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While PDE5 inhibitors have revolutionized treatment of ED, approximately 30% of patients are non-responsive. A significant cause of this is vascular and smooth muscle dysfunction, as well as nerve atrophy. Autologous administration of bone marrow mononuclear cells (BMMC) has been ...

Last Updated: 23 Jul 2013

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The link between vasculogenic erectile dysfunction, coronary artery disease, and peripheral artery disease: role of metabolic factors and endovascular therapy.
 

Author(s): Stephanie M Meller, Erik Stilp, Charles N Walker, Carlos Mena-Hurtado

Journal: J Invasive Cardiol. 2013 Jun;25(6):313-9.

 

Erectile dysfunction (ED) is estimated to affect 150 million people worldwide and may indicate diffuse systemic macrovascular disease. Endothelial dysfunction represents the probable pathophysiological link between vasculogenic ED, coronary artery disease (CAD), and peripheral artery ...

Last Updated: 5 Jun 2013

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Improving Erectile Function and Quality of Life After Prostate Cancer Treatment
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Prostate Cancer; Erectile Dysfunction Following Radical Prostatectomy; Erectile Dysfunction Following Simple Prostatectomy; Erectile Dysfunction

 

Last Updated: 6 Mar 2014

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The Prevalence of Erectile Dysfunction (ED) and ED Related Quality of Life of Diabetic Men
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Diabetes; Erectile Dysfunction

 

Last Updated: 12 Sep 2005

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Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy With a Wide Focus Probe for the Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Erectile Dysfunction

 

Last Updated: 18 Dec 2012

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