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Prevalence of sexual dysfunction among newer antidepressants.
This is the first study to assess sexual dysfunction across the newer antidepressants using consistent methodology and a validated rating scale and overall, SSRIs and venlafaxine XR were associated with higher rates of sexual dysfunction than bupropion or nefazodone. Expand
Validation of the female sexual distress scale-revised for assessing distress in women with hypoactive sexual desire disorder.
Consistent with the revised version of the Female Sexual Distress Scale, the FSDS-R demonstrated good discriminant validity, high test-retest reliability, and a high degree of internal consistency in measuring sexually related personal distress in women with HSDD. Expand
The Changes in Sexual Functioning Questionnaire (CSFQ): development, reliability, and validity.
The Changes in Sexual Functioning Questionnaire (CSFQ), a structured interview/questionnaire designed to measure illness- and medication-related changes in sexual functioning, is presented withExpand
Reliability and Validity of the Sexual Interest and Desire Inventory–Female (SIDI-F), a Scale Designed to Measure Severity of Female Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder
The results of the present investigation indicate that the SIDI-F is a reliable and valid measure of HSDD severity, independent of relationship issues. Expand
Symptoms Related to the Menstrual Cycle: Diagnosis, Prevalence, and Treatment
  • A. Clayton
  • Medicine
  • Journal of psychiatric practice
  • 1 January 2008
Treatment with oral contraceptives, particularly extended or continuous use, may significantly reduce the incidence of menstrual cycle-related symptoms and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) (for dysmenorrhea), lifestyle changes, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs, and ovulation suppression). Expand
Validation of the decreased sexual desire screener (DSDS): a brief diagnostic instrument for generalized acquired female hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD).
The Decreased Sexual Desire Screener is a sensitive and specific brief diagnostic instrument for generalized acquired HSDD in women that is quick and easy to use. Expand
Burden of phase-specific sexual dysfunction with SSRIs.
Dysfunction in at least one phase of the sexual response cycle is very common and may reduce sexual health-related quality of life among patients who do not experience clinically significant global sexual dysfunction on SSRI/SNRI monotherapy. Expand
15 years of clinical experience with bupropion HCl: from bupropion to bupropion SR to bupropion XL.
Bupropion has played and will continue to play an important role as a treatment for major depressive disorder in adults, as well as for other related disorders. Expand
Positron-Emission Tomography and Personality Disorders
This study used positron-emission tomography to examine cerebral metabolic rates of glucose (CMRG) in 17 patients with DSM III-R diagnoses of personality disorder and found a significant inverse correlation between a life history of aggressive impulse difficulties and regional CMRG. Expand
Summit on medical school education in sexual health: report of an expert consultation.
Findings presented at a summit demonstrate that the United States and Canada have high rates of poor sexual health outcomes and that sexual health education in medical schools is variable and in some settings diminished. Expand