Erectile dysfunction after external beam radiotherapy for prostate cancer.

@article{Pinkawa2009ErectileDA,
  title={Erectile dysfunction after external beam radiotherapy for prostate cancer.},
  author={Michael Pinkawa and Bernd Gagel and Marc Dieter Piroth and Karin Schulte Fischedick and Branka Asadpour and Mareike Kehl and Jens Klotz and Michael J. Eble},
  journal={European urology},
  year={2009},
  volume={55 1},
  pages={227-34}
}
BACKGROUND There is a lack of prospective studies focusing on the sexual quality of life of prostate cancer patients after conformal radiotherapy (RT). OBJECTIVE To evaluate the incidence, progression, and predictive factors for erectile dysfunction (ED). DESIGN, SETTING AND PARTICIPANTS Patients who responded to the sexual domain of the Expanded Prostate Cancer Index Composite (EPIC) questionnaire before and more than 1 yr after RT and never received an antiandrogen treatment were included… CONTINUE READING

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