Erectile Dysfunction in the Elderly: An Old Widespread Issue with Novel Treatment Perspectives

@inproceedings{Gareri2014ErectileDI,
  title={Erectile Dysfunction in the Elderly: An Old Widespread Issue with Novel Treatment Perspectives},
  author={Pietro Gareri and Alberto Castagna and Davide Francomano and Gregorio Cerminara and Pasquale De Fazio},
  booktitle={International journal of endocrinology},
  year={2014}
}
Erectile dysfunction (ED) is one of the most common chronic diseases affecting men and its prevalence increases with aging. It is also the most frequently diagnosed sexual dysfunction in the older male population. A number of different diseases potentially worsening sexual function may occur in elderly people, together with polypharmacy. Related causes of ED are variable and can include arterial, neurogenic, hormonal, cavernosal, iatrogenic, and psychogenic causes. The aim of the present review… CONTINUE READING