Quality of life and sexuality following radical prostatectomy in patients with prostate cancer who use or do not use erectile aids.

@article{Perez1997QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life and sexuality following radical prostatectomy in patients with prostate cancer who use or do not use erectile aids.},
  author={Martin A. Perez and Beth E. Meyerowitz and Gary Lieskovsky and Donald G. Skinner and Branden Reynolds and Eila Curlee Skinner},
  journal={Urology},
  year={1997},
  volume={50 5},
  pages={740-6}
}
OBJECTIVES It is well established that prostate cancer patients undergoing radical prostatectomy may experience disruptive side effects, most notably urinary incontinence and erectile dysfunction. The purpose of this study is to compare relevant outcomes between patients awaiting radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer and patients who already underwent the surgery, taking into account type of prostatectomy and use of erectile aids. METHODS We compared self-reports of global quality of life… CONTINUE READING

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