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A comparison between the effects of Kegel's exercises and a combination of sexual awareness relaxation and breathing on situational orgasmic dysfunction in women.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6631978     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Several authors suggest that women should use pubococcygeal muscle exercises to increase their probability of experiencing orgasm during sexual activities. However, few experimental studies support the efficacy of these exercises. In the present study a comparison was made between the effects of pubococcygeal exercises (PC group) and a combination of sexual awareness, relaxation and breathing (SARB group) on situational orgasmic dysfunction in women. No significant changes occur in orgasmic responsivity in these two groups. Significant differences were obtained in questionnaires and these differences were always in the direction of better scores in the SARB group.
Authors:
G Trudel; S Saint-Laurent
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Clinical Trial; Journal Article; Randomized Controlled Trial    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of sex & marital therapy     Volume:  9     ISSN:  0092-623X     ISO Abbreviation:  J Sex Marital Ther     Publication Date:  1983  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1983-12-20     Completed Date:  1983-12-20     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7502387     Medline TA:  J Sex Marital Ther     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  204-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Awareness
Body Image
Exercise Therapy*
Female
Humans
Muscle Relaxation
Orgasm*
Sex Education*
Sexual Dysfunctions, Psychological / psychology,  therapy*

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