Sexual excitation, function

Known as: Sexual Arousal, arousal sexual 
Heightened urges of sexual desires in preparation for sexual behavior.
National Institutes of Health

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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The Female Sexual Function Index (FSFI) is a brief multidimensional scale for assessing sexual function in women. The scale has… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Arousal levels in the brain set thresholds for behavior, from simple to complex. The mechanistic underpinnings of the… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The ability to voluntarily self-regulate negative emotion is essential to a healthy psyche. Indeed, a chronic… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Various lines of evidence indicate that men generally experience greater sexual arousal (SA) to erotic stimuli than women. Yet… (More)
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2002
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2002
Despite the brain's central role in sexual function, little is known about relationships between brain activation and sexual… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
A fundamental question about the relationship between cognition and emotion concerns the neural substrate underlying emotional… (More)
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2001
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2001
" Response expectancies, defined as expectancies of the occurrence of nonvolitional responses, have generally been ignored in… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Despite its critical sociobiological importance, the brain processing of visual sexual stimuli has not been characterized… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
The purpose of this study was to determine whether plasma oxytocin (OT) levels change during human sexual responses and, if so… (More)
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