Sildenafil in the cardiologist's office: patients' attitudes and physicians' practices toward discussions about sexual functioning.

Sildenafil is a medication increasingly prescribed to improve sexual function in patients who have erectile dysfunction. Because a major contraindication to the use of sildenafil is a history of coronary disease and the concomitant use of nitrates, it becomes increasingly important for cardiologists to prescribe this medication. We evaluated the nature of… CONTINUE READING