Blood pressure changes during sexual stimulation, ejaculation and midodrine treatment in men with spinal cord injury.

@article{Courtois2008BloodPC,
  title={Blood pressure changes during sexual stimulation, ejaculation and midodrine treatment in men with spinal cord injury.},
  author={Fr{\'e}d{\'e}rique J Courtois and Kathleen F Charvier and Albert Leriche and J G Vezina and Magalie C{\^o}t{\'e} and Marc B{\'e}langer},
  journal={BJU international},
  year={2008},
  volume={101 3},
  pages={331-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To explore the effectiveness of various sources of self-stimulation, including oral midodrine, in triggering ejaculation in men with spinal cord injury (SCI), and to document the systematic variations in blood pressure at ejaculation and consider a revised definition of autonomic dysreflexia. PATIENTS AND METHODS The study included 62 men with SCI lesions from C2 to L2. Ejaculation potential was assessed with various sources of stimulation, beginning with natural stimulation… CONTINUE READING