ERIC Number: EJ521173
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Psychology's Role in the Assessment of Erectile Dysfunction: Historical Precedents, Current Knowledge, and Methods.
Ackerman, Mark D.; Carey, Michael P.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v63 n6 p862-76 Dec 1995
Describes the role of the psychologist in the evaluation of erectile dysfunction. Reviews current diagnostic criteria and provides a historical overview of the topic. Summarizes current epidemiologic knowledge, including data on prevalence and research on cognitive, affective, dydactic, and lifestyle etiologic risk factors. Discusses assessment procedures. Emphasizes the necessity of continued collaboration between psychology and medicine for evaluation and treatment. (Author/KW)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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