Oral phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors and hormonal treatments for erectile dysfunction: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

  title={Oral phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors and hormonal treatments for erectile dysfunction: a systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Alexander Tsertsvadze and Howard A. Fink and Fatemeh Maleknejad Yazdi and Roderick MacDonald and Anthony J. Bella and Mohammed Toseef Ansari and Chantelle M. Garritty and Karla Soares-Weiser and Raymond Daniel and Margaret Sampson and Steven Fox and David Moher and Timothy J. Wilt},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  volume={151 9},
Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a common male sexual disorder and is defined as the persistent inability to achieve or maintain penile erection sufficient for satisfactory sexual performance (1). Advanced age, diabetes, vascular diseases, psychiatric disorders, and possibly hypogonadism are associated with increased prevalence of ED (14). According to data from the Massachusetts Male Aging Study (2), the prevalence of ED in men aged 40 to 70 years is about 50%. Unless contraindicated, oral… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures and tables from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 54 extracted citations

A once-daily dose of tadalafil for erectile dysfunction: compliance and efficacy

Drug design, development and therapy • 2010
View 8 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Erectile Dysfunction: AUA Guideline.

The Journal of urology • 2018
View 1 Excerpt


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 218 references

Diagnosis and Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction

A Tsertsvadze, F Yazdi, +3 authors K Soares-Weiser
AHRQ Evidence Report/Technology Assessment no. 171. Bethesda, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; • 2009

Relationship between W-210

JC Cappelleri, RL Siegel, IH Osterloh, RC. Rosen
Annals of Internal Medicine Volume • 2009

Atenolol: AHFS Drug Information

GK McEvoy
Bethesda, MD: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists; • 2008

Bilateral posterior ischemic optic neuropathy associated with use of sildenafil.

Journal of neuro-ophthalmology : the official journal of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society • 2008

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…