Iatrogenic sexual dysfunction and the protective withholding of information: in whose best interest?

@article{Higgins2006IatrogenicSD,
  title={Iatrogenic sexual dysfunction and the protective withholding of information: in whose best interest?},
  author={Agnes Higgins and P. Barker and Cecily Marion Begley},
  journal={Journal of psychiatric and mental health nursing},
  year={2006},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={437-46}
}
In recent years a growing body of evidence has highlighted the impact of neuroleptics and antidepressants on sexual function. Research from a service user's perspective suggested that service users are dissatisfied with the information that they received on drugs, and would like more education, in particular, on the side effects of medication that impact on sexual function. This paper reports some of the findings of a grounded theory study that explored how psychiatric nurses responded to… CONTINUE READING