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Orgasm

Known as: Sexual Climax, sexual orgasm, Orgasmic 
The final part of the sex act, which involves contraction of sexual organs and a sudden release of endorphins, leading to a feeling of pleasure. In… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
This article investigates the determinants of orgasm and sexual enjoyment in hookup and relationship sex among heterosexual… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
INTRODUCTION Ejaculatory/orgasmic disorders are common male sexual dysfunctions, and include premature ejaculation (PE… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
  • A. Craig
  • Nature Reviews Neuroscience
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 2340032
The anterior insular cortex (AIC) is implicated in a wide range of conditions and behaviours, from bowel distension and orgasm… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The Female Sexual Function Index (FSFI) is a brief, multidimensional scale for assessing sexual function in women. The scale has… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
INTRODUCTION Orgasm is a sensation of intense pleasure creating an altered consciousness state accompanied by pelvic striated… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
Abstract An orgasm in the human female is a variable, transient peak sensation of intense pleasure, creating an altered state of… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
This article presents the development of a brief, self-report measure of female sexual function. Initial face validity testing of… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
PURPOSE Female sexual dysfunction is highly prevalent but not well defined or understood. We evaluated and revised existing… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Objective To investigate the impact of childbirth on the sexual health of primiparous women and identify factors associated with… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
OBJECTIVES To develop a brief, reliable, self-administered measure of erectile function that is cross-culturally valid and… Expand