New Frontiers in Men's Sexual Health: Understanding Erectile Dysfunction and the Revolutionary New Treatments

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Greenwood Publishing Group, 2008 - Health & Fitness - 243 pages
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An internationally known physician presents here the most comprehensive medical information regarding normal sexual functioning and the various sexual problems that affect men, most dramatically erectile dysfunction. An up-to-date guide for the layman, Dr. Hanash's perspective provides readers with scientific information to help solve sexual problems for men, improve their sexual performance, and enhance their lovemaking capabilities with innovative and stimulating methods. Providing a feeling of one-to-one conversation with an authority on this subject, this unique book explains the latest and most advanced information regarding the causes, diagnosis, and various treatment options for male sexual dysfunctions. Chapters also include explanations of the emotional effects of erectile dysfunction on afflicted men as well as their partners, which can include depression, low self esteem, anger, and disgrace. Dr. Hanash, who has treated men and women across the United States and around the world dealing with sexual dysfunction, explains this book was born of his own troubling recognition that widespread myths, misinformation, and taboos regarding sex often make sufferers deny any problem, and fail or refuse to discuss it with a partner, or even a physician.

Offering wise and straight talk about dysfunctions and the most effective, safest treatments available to overcome them, Hanash's goal is to help both sexual partners discover their best means to optimal satisfaction and pleasure that is both sensual and sexual.


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1 Sexual Evolution and Revolution
2 Sex Education
3 Male Anatomy
The Erectile Process
Sexual Dysfunction
6 Effects of Sexual Dysfunction on Men and Their Partners
7 Physical Causes of Erectile Dysfunction
8 Psychological Causes of Erectile Dysfunction
Oral and Topical Medications
Vacuum Devices Intraurethral Inserts and Intracorporeal Injections
Penile Prostheses and Vascular Surgery
14 Treatment of Psychogenic Erectile Dysfunction
15 Ejaculatory Disorders
16 Low Sexual Desire in Men

9 Diagnosis of Male Sexual Dysfunction
Critical Considerations

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About the author (2008)

Kamal A. Hanash, M.D. is a Mayo Clinic graduate in Urology, now Chairman of the Department of Urology at King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. A board certified Urologist, Dr. Hanash is also a member of the International Advisory board of the Glickman Urological Institute at the Cleveland Clinic. His work has also included roles as Medical Director of the Urology and Impotence Center at McLean, Virginia, and Clinical Professor of Urology at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, D.C. The author of four earlier books - three of those on sexual dysfunction - and 13 chapters in medical books, he is an active member of the American College of Surgeons and the American Urological Association.

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