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Plaque incision or excision and grafting of collagen TachoSil improves the outcomes of patients with Peyronie’s disease

Plaque incision or excision and grafting of collagen TachoSil improves the outcomes of patients with Peyronie’s disease

Posted by on Nov 29, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effectiveness and safety of plaque incision/excision and or grafting (PIG/PEG) with collagen TachoSil to treat erectile dysfunction in patients with Peyronie's disease (PD). Researchers suggested that PIG/PEG is a good and safe procedure to treat these patients. Some background PD consists of...

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Shock-wave treatment for erectile dysfunction in patients unresponsive to PDE5I therapy

Shock-wave treatment for erectile dysfunction in patients unresponsive to PDE5I therapy

Posted by on Nov 15, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This trial was carried out to assess the effectiveness of low-intensity extracorporeal shockwave therapy (LI-ESWT) for the treatment of patients with erectile dysfunction (ED) who do not respond to vascular medications such as phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors (PDE5Is). The authors found that LI-ESWT may improve erectile function in these...

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Intracavernosal injection of prostaglandin E1 in erectile dysfunction – does the dose matter?

Intracavernosal injection of prostaglandin E1 in erectile dysfunction – does the dose matter?

Posted by on Nov 7, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effectiveness of different doses of prostaglandin E1 (PGE1) penis injection in patients with erectile dysfunction (ED) caused by blood vessel problems. Researchers suggested that PGE1 injections with increasing doses improved the rigidity and duration or erection in patients with different types of ED. Some...

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Do shift workers have an increased risk of developing erectile dysfunction?

Do shift workers have an increased risk of developing erectile dysfunction?

Posted by on Sep 24, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the association between shift work sleep disorder and erectile dysfunction (ED) in shift workers. Researchers suggested that shift work might be a risk factor for ED. Some background ED affects 18 million men in the US. It consists of the inability to have and/or keep an erection long enough for sex. Shift work...

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Looking for participants to test a low intensity shockwave therapy for erectile dysfunction

Looking for participants to test a low intensity shockwave therapy for erectile dysfunction

Posted by on Aug 30, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This trial is examining the effectiveness of low-intensity shockwave therapy (LIST) on patients with erectile dysfunction (ED). The main outcome will be the change in ED after 1 month of treatment. This study is being conducted in Virginia, US. The details ED (or impotence) affects 18 million men in the US. It consists of the inability...

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Can weight loss surgery improve erectile function in men with diabetes?

Can weight loss surgery improve erectile function in men with diabetes?

Posted by on Aug 23, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at the effect of weight loss surgery on sexual functioning for men with type 2 diabetes (T2D). It found that fewer men experienced erectile dysfunction (ED) following surgery. Some background T2D is a metabolic disorder in which the body does not respond well to the hormone insulin and cannot create enough insulin to...

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What are the effects of a single injection of collagenase Clostridium histolyticum in acute phase Peyronie’s disease?

What are the effects of a single injection of collagenase Clostridium histolyticum in acute phase Peyronie’s disease?

Posted by on Aug 9, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study aimed to investigate the effects of a single injection of collagenase Clostridium histolyticum (CCH; Xiapex) in early-stage Peyronie's disease (PD). The results suggested that this treatment may improve the symptoms associated with the disease. Some background Peyronie's disease (PD) is a noncancerous condition...

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Tadalafil improves depressive symptoms of patients with erectile dysfunction

Tadalafil improves depressive symptoms of patients with erectile dysfunction

Posted by on Jul 26, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effectiveness of tadalafil (Cialis) in the treatment of patients with erectile dysfunction (ED) and depression. Researchers suggested that this drug improves depression, urinary symptoms, and quality of life of patients with ED. Some background ED consists of the inability of keeping an erection firm...

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Evaluating phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors in the treatment of erectile dysfunction

Evaluating phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors in the treatment of erectile dysfunction

Posted by on Jun 6, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study reviewed the effectiveness and safety of phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors (PD5I) to treat men with erectile dysfunction. Researchers suggested that PD5I therapy improves the treatment outcomes of these patients.    Some background Erectile dysfunction affects around 50% of men between 40 and 70 years. It...

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How effective are pelvic floor muscle exercises for patients with erectile dysfunction following prostate removal?

Posted by on May 2, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study examined if pelvic floor muscle exercises (PFME) were useful to treat patients with erectile dysfunction (ED) following surgical removal of the prostate. The results suggested that PFME may help patients with ED. Some background A side effect of prostate removal to treat prostate cancer is erectile dysfunction...

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Traditional Chinese medicine combined with tadalafil improves the outcomes of patients with erectile dysfunction

Posted by on Apr 10, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effectiveness of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) with tadalafil (Cialis) to treat erectile dysfunction (ED). Researchers suggested that this treatment helps treat ED with no increase in side effects.  Some background ED is present in about 50% of men aged 40 to 70 years. It is the inability to get...

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