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Table 5 Results of sexual function

From: Identifying the needs of penile cancer sufferers: A systematic review of the quality of life, psychosexual and psychosocial literature in penile cancer

Assessment Tool used
(Study)
Study Group (%) Control Group (%) Comment
IIEF-15    
Romero 19.39* 29.56 Erectile function (14/18 with high confidence)
  7.67* 9.94 Orgasm (3/18 no orgasm)
  7.61* 8.89 Sexual desire (6/18 reduced post-op)
  6.89* 12.67 Intercourse satisfaction (6/18 no intercourse)
  6.11* 8.61 Overall satisfaction (12/18 reduced satisfaction post-op)
Windahl n/a n/a 10 had ED, 6 had no intercourse, 1 mild ED, 3 moderate ED.
Gulino 21 22 Erectile function before disease vs post-op function at 12 months
  13 12 Orgasm " " " " "
  8 9 Libido " " " " "
LiSat-II    
Windahl 50 n/a Proportion satisfied with sex life
Self made sexual activity    
Windahl 28.6 14.3 Proportion with reduced activity
Self made sexual function    
Windahl 16.7 22.2 Proportion with decreased desire
ED    
Windahl 16.7 8.3 Proportion decreased
  1. (* indicates statistically significant difference as reported in study)