The temporal relationship between erectile dysfunction and cardiovascular disease.

BACKGROUND Erectile dysfunction (ED) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) share similar risk factors, and ED may be a marker of CVD progression. The study assessed: (i) the temporal relationship between ED and CVD and (ii) the UK incidence of ED, in patients with CVD and an age-matched control group. DESIGN After ethics approval, 207 patients (CVD group… CONTINUE READING