Therapies Used in Psychosexual Care

  • Sanchia S. Goonewardene
  • Raj Persad


A randomised clinical trial (RCT) to improve sexual functioning in patients post prostate cancer surgery was conducted. Men were randomised to either a 10-session group behavioural therapy or a control group. Men who participated in the group therapy reported improved sexual functioning compared with controls [1]. This highlights something that the pathway could focus on and has been shown to have a positive impact.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sanchia S. Goonewardene
    • 1
  • Raj Persad
    • 2
  1. 1.The Royal Free Hospital and UCLLondonUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.North Bristol NHS TrustBristolUnited Kingdom

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