The psychological aspects of FSAD
should be addressed with psychosocial counseling.
Brotto of the University of Washington in Seattle examined 8 women reporting the genital subtype of FSAD
, 26 reporting the subjective subtype, and 36 control subjects reporting no difficulties in becoming aroused.
All of the participants responded to the erotic film with perceived autonomic arousal and perceived physical arousal, but the women with FSAD
reported less arousal, the researchers said.
Jon Morgan, director for FSAD
(Wales), emphasised the importance of the grant.
The company presented data from a single dose in-clinic safety and efficacy trial with ALISTA, its topical alprostadil formulation to treat FSAD
, at the 2002 AUA.
Whether more specific subgroups of women with FSAD
could potentially benefit from treatment with sildenafil is an area for future research," the authors concluded.
The study of 20 women showed improvement in level of desire, arousal, sensation, pleasure and ability to have orgasms in both normal and FSAD
patients using Zestra(TM), as compared with placebo.
is characterized primarily by an inability to attain or maintain sufficient physical sexual arousal that causes distress or interpersonal difficulty.
Beaudette joins Justine Lee '14 and Blake Uretsky '15 as the third FSAD
student to win the Geoffrey Beene award In the past three years.
According to the annual National Health and Social Life survey, 20% of women in the United States experience FSAD
at some point in their lives and suffer enormous physical and emotional consequences as a result," says Vibrel developer Alan Drizen.
Although some women with FSAD
do complain chiefly of genital impairment, others report that while their body becomes aroused, they don't become aroused psychologically.
He is an extremely talented person and he has a big future ahead of him,'' said Anthony Hughes, national performance manager for FSAD