Saban KL, Smith BM, Collins EG, Pape TL. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2011 Feb;20(2):179-86. doi: 10.1089/jwh.2010.2334. SOURCE: Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Edward Hines, Jr., Veterans Administration Hospital, Hines, Illinois, USA. email@example.com AIMS: The primary aim of this study was to describe and compare perceived life satisfaction and perceived functional motor and cognitive… Read More »»
Sex differences in perceived life satisfaction and functional status one year after severe traumatic brain injury
Sexuality issues and gynecologic care of adolescents with developmental disabilities. Greydanus DE, Omar HA. Pediatrics and Human Development, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University/Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, 1000 Oakland Drive, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-1284, USA. Greydanus@kcms.msu.edu Pediatr Clin North Am. 2008 Dec;55(6):1315-35, viii. All human beings are sexual from birth to… Read More »»
Computer and internet use by persons after traumatic spinal cord injury. Goodman N, Jette AM, Houlihan B, Williams S. Department of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA. firstname.lastname@example.org Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2008 Aug;89(8):1492-8. OBJECTIVE: To determine whether computer and internet use by persons post spinal cord injury (SCI) is sufficiently prevalent and… Read More »»
Sexuality in children and adolescents with disabilities. Murphy N. Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, 50 North Medical Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA. email@example.com Dev Med Child Neurol. 2005 Sep;47(9):640-4. Comment in: Dev Med Child Neurol. 2008 Aug;50(8):563. This review presents a discussion of the sexual development of children and adolescents with disabilities,… Read More »»
A comparison of written materials vs. materials and counseling for women with sexual dysfunction and multiple sclerosis.
AIM: Evaluate whether symptoms of vaginal dryness, low libido, less intense or delayed orgasm could be improved in women with multiple sclerosis who took part in an education or education plus counselling programme. BACKGROUND: Sexual dysfunction, a prevalent symptom in women with multiple sclerosis, can negatively affect quality-of-life. METHODS: Women attending a large multiple sclerosis… Read More »»
Janet Hutchinson explores the concept of body image and sexuality in relation to a female client with bladder dysfunction and multiple sclerosis. She also discusses the psychological and social problems that may arise from these problems.
We compared the sexualities of people with serious mental illness and the general population using the National Health and Social Life Survey (Laumann et al., 1994) and the Indiana Mental Health Services and HIV Risk Study (Wright, 2003). We investigated whether and how the sexual behaviors and relationships of people with serious mental illness differ… Read More »»
OBJECTIVE: Sexual dysfunction (SD) severely affects the quality of life in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). The aim of this study is to investigate the type and frequency of sexual complaints in MS patients, to analyse their relationship to various clinical and psychosocial variables and to clarify the differences between MS patients with and without… Read More »»
Reproductive Health Information for Women with Disabilities, an educational module Center for Research on Women with Disabilities (CROWD) Format Educational Module CROWD’s mission is to promote, develop, and disseminate information to improve the health and expand the life choices of women with disabilities. Because many women with physical disabilities have not had… Read More »»
Format Advocacy Organization The purpose of Blind Friends of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People (BFLAG) is to improve the lives of those who are visually impaired and who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender by providing a forum for the views and concerns of visually impaired persons, by providing information… Read More »»