Download ABC of Sexual Health by Kevan R. Wylie PDF

By Kevan R. Wylie

ABC of Sexual Health offers a finished assessment of this crucial, yet tricky topic and contains analyzing assets in addition to info on expert societies, sufferer teams and on-line resources.

Fully revised and multiplied to hide a number new content material and issues together with mental, urological, gynaecological, endocrinological and psychiatric features of sexual well-being, the results of medicine, sexual disorder, sexual orientation, gender id, paraphilias, forensic sexology, dermatoses, and psychosexual remedy and education.

ABC of Sexual Health is a pragmatic advisor for all normal practitioners, family members physicians, trainees and clinical scholars desirous to increase speaking, analyzing and dealing with sufferers with sexual illnesses.

Show description

Read Online or Download ABC of Sexual Health PDF

Best urology books

Advanced Endourology

Prime nationwide and overseas urologists within the box of endourology describe normal and complex endoscopic methods for treating upper-tract pathology. The authors supply step by step directions for the most recent endoscopic methods, starting from higher urinary tract calculi and strictures to urothelial melanoma.

Urological Cancers in Clinical Practice

This WHO class covers the feminine and male breast, ovaries, fallopian tumours, uterine cervix, uterine corpus, vulva, vagina and inherited tumour syndromes. It encompasses a finished class of benign and malignant neoplasms. certain readership contains pathologists, gynaecologists, surgeons, oncologists, and simple scientists.

Pediatric urology : surgical complications and management

Pediatric Urology: Surgical problems and Management,2nd variation focuses a hundred% at the commonest difficulties that may take place in the course of pediatric urologic surgical procedure, and the way top to solve them, making sure the absolute best consequence for the sufferer. in addition to being completely revised with the newest in administration instructions, fresh to this variation are a number of scientific case stories highlighting real-life difficulties in the course of urologic surgical procedure and the ideas and methods utilized by the doctor to solve matters confronted.

Additional resources for ABC of Sexual Health

Sample text

Diagnosis of balanoposthitis. Most men who develop balanitis are uncircumcised and forms such as Zoon’s balanitis and lichen sclerosus do not occur in circumcised men. However, balanitis of the circumcised penis may occur, for example due to eczema or psoriasis. Diabetes mellitus may need to be excluded. Balanoposthitis presents with the symptoms of itching, soreness, penile discharge and tightness of the foreskin. 3). 4). g. g. g. 3 Lichen sclerosus. Circumferential sclerotic band of the prepuce causing ‘waisting’ and a constrictive posthitis.

The underlying cause of hypogonadism should be diagnosed if possible and importantly structural disorders of the hypothalamus and pituitary by MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) scanning. If hypopituitarism is suspected, then all pituitary hormones should be measured: ferritin if haemochromatosis suspected, prolactin in low LH and karyotype if Klinefelter’s considered. PSA and a digital rectal examination in men >40 years to exclude occult prostate carcinoma and full blood count (FBC) in all subjects should be done before initiation of testosterone replacement therapy (TRT).

When working therapeutically, these factors tend to lend themselves well (but not exclusively) to the cognitive-behavioural approach. Maintaining factors are those patterns of interaction and/or behaviour that influence the problem and ‘keep it going’. These might be displayed as communication difficulties in couples, sexual boredom, relationship conflict, depression in one partner, cognitive interference, for example in negative and automatic thoughts, and in making assumptions of others. The systemic model of therapy is a useful way of understanding and working with these factors, when one way of creating change in the problem might be in changing the unhelpful patterns or scripts.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.43 of 5 – based on 21 votes