Libido as part of sexuality in female cancer survivors.

  title={Libido as part of sexuality in female cancer survivors.},
  author={Debra L. Barton and MaryBeth Wilwerding and L G Carpenter and Charles L Loprinzi},
  journal={Oncology nursing forum},
  volume={31 3},
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To present the state of knowledge and a suggested program of research related to one part of sexual functioning in female cancer survivors: libido. DATA SOURCES Journal articles, monographs, and book chapters. DATA SYNTHESIS Sexuality is a broadly defined term with many components. Libido is a component of sexuality and is reviewed with respect to definition, physiology, and measurement. Evidence-based interventions also are discussed. CONCLUSIONS Most of the evidence… CONTINUE READING

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