Shock therapy to help erectile dysfunction
A new study published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine shows that a little shock to the penis may help treat severe erectile dysfunction that does not respond well to prescription drug treatments. November 1st, 2011 in Other (Medical Xpress).
Tadalafil once daily and extracorporeal shock wave therapy in the management of patients with Peyronie's disease and erectile dysfunction: results from a prospective randomized trial.
Int J Androl. 2011 Nov 15. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2605.2011.01226.x. [Epub ahead of print]
Palmieri A, Imbimbo C, Creta M, Verze P, Fusco F, Mirone V.
Department of Urology, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy.
" 2011 The Authors. International Journal of Andrology " 2011 European Academy of Andrology.
Low-Intensity Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy-A Novel Effective Treatment for Erectile Dysfunction in Severe ED Patients Who Respond Poorly to PDE5 Inhibitor Therapy.
- 2011 International Society for Sexual Medicine, J Sex Med. 2012 Jan; 9 (1):259-64. doi: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2011.02498.x. Epub 2011 Oct 18.
Gruenwald I, Appel B, Vardi Y.Neuro-urology Unit, Rambam Healthcare Campus, Haifa, Israel.