Dr Wendy Vanselow will present the psychological and physical causes and sequelae of sexual pain, including the importance of physical examination in diagnosis and treatment.
Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor (SSRI) medication is widely used as a treatment for mental disorders such as depression, anxiety and obsessive compulsive disorders in Australia and worldwide. It has been demonstrated, however, that SSRIs can negatively impact on sexual functioning and influence all phases of the sexual cycle.
The incidence of erectile dysfunction (ED) increases with age and may also be associated with other health problems such as diabetes, obesity, smoking and metabolic syndrome. It is also regarded as