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Assessment of endothelial function in the patient with erectile dysfunction: an opportunity for the urologist.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18463666     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Although there is now ample evidence that men with manifest coronary, cerebral and peripheral vascular disease and their risk factors are at highest risk for suffering from erectile dysfunction, recent findings demonstrate a strong connection between erectile dysfunction and endothelial dysfunction. This review explores how urologists and other providers may utilize the link between these conditions in clinical practice, compares methods of assessing endothelial dysfunction and finally speculates on how this additional information might impact treatment plans.
R Tamler; N Bar-Chama
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review     Date:  2008-05-08
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of impotence research     Volume:  20     ISSN:  1476-5489     ISO Abbreviation:  Int. J. Impot. Res.     Publication Date:    2008 Jul-Aug
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-07-15     Completed Date:  2008-10-24     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9007383     Medline TA:  Int J Impot Res     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  370-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
The Mount Sinai Men's Wellness Program, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA.
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MeSH Terms
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Endothelium / metabolism,  physiopathology
Erectile Dysfunction / blood,  physiopathology*
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