Marital sex frequency and midcycle female testosterone.

  title={Marital sex frequency and midcycle female testosterone.},
  author={Naomi M. Morris and J. Richard Udry and F S Khan-dawood and M Yusoff Dawood},
  journal={Archives of sexual behavior},
  volume={16 1},
The purpose of the study was to attempt to replicate a finding of Persky et al. (1978) that midcycle peak values of testosterone (T) in women predicted differences in frequency of intercourse among married couples. Luteinizing hormone (LH), total testosterone (TT), and free testosterone (FT) values from 10 to 14 daily midcycle blood samples donated by 43 volunteering wives were analyzed against sexual activity patterns reported by the couples over a longer period of time. All couples were… CONTINUE READING