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Psychological Aspects of Erectile Dysfunction

  • Stanley E. Althof
  • Stephen B. Levine

Abstract

Traditionally, the urologist and the mental health specialist have referred patients to one another on an as-needed basis. Therapists were not well acquainted with the medical factors causing erectile dysfunction, and urologists overlooked psychological forces that contributed to the dysfunction. Increasingly, there is a trend toward the establishment of multidisciplinary teams where urologists and mental health clinicians can work in tandem to address the complex interplay of biology and psychology.1

Keywords

Erectile Dysfunction Mental Health Clinician Unstriated Muscle Performance Anxiety Erectile Failure 
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  • Stanley E. Althof
  • Stephen B. Levine

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