The Textbook of Clinical Sexual Medicine

  • Waguih William IsHak

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Clinical Approaches in Sexual Medicine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Katerina A. Furman, Bret Becker, Waguih William IsHak
      Pages 3-15
    3. Ronald William Lewis
      Pages 17-23
    4. Gabriel Tobia, Khushminder Chahal, Waguih William IsHak
      Pages 25-37
    5. Roy J. Levin
      Pages 39-51
    6. Ana Virgolino, Luis Roxo, Violeta Alarcão
      Pages 53-78
    7. Prem K. Pahwa, Sallie M. Foley
      Pages 79-94
    8. Klaus M. Beier, Kurt K. Loewit
      Pages 95-120
  3. Sexual Dysfunctions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. Demetria Pizano, Waguih William IsHak
      Pages 123-132
    3. Barry McCarthy, Danielle M. Cohn
      Pages 133-153
    4. Cindy M. Meston, Amelia M. Stanton
      Pages 155-163
    5. Cindy M. Meston, Amelia M. Stanton
      Pages 165-168
    6. Ahmed I. El-Sakka
      Pages 169-185
    7. Ezzat A. Ismail, Ahmed I. El-Sakka
      Pages 187-201
    8. Stuart Brody
      Pages 203-218
    9. Margaret Redelman
      Pages 219-240
    10. David L. Rowland
      Pages 241-254
    11. Michael J. Butcher, Ege Can Serefoglu
      Pages 255-269
    12. Marcel D. Waldinger
      Pages 271-282
    13. Marcel D. Waldinger
      Pages 283-288
    14. Alessandra Graziottin, Dania Gambini
      Pages 289-304
    15. Andrea Rapkin, Salome Masghati, Tamara Grisales
      Pages 305-326
    16. Alexander Joseph Steiner, Waguih William IsHak
      Pages 327-346
  4. Special Topics In Sexual Medicine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 365-365
    2. Irene María López García, Nicolás Mendoza Ladrón de Guevara
      Pages 367-386
    3. Thomas Parisi, Robert N. Pechnick, Waguih William IsHak
      Pages 387-411
    4. Waguih William IsHak, Steven Clevenger, Robert N. Pechnick, Thomas Parisi
      Pages 413-432
    5. Maria Manuela Peixoto
      Pages 433-445
    6. Anjali Chandra, Almaz Borjoev, Ernst R. Schwarz
      Pages 447-454
    7. Erica Marchand, Andrea Bradford
      Pages 455-477
    8. Marika Hess, Trisha A. Hicks, Sigmund Hough
      Pages 479-506
    9. Anna Klimowicz, Adriana Janicic, Waguih William IsHak
      Pages 507-524
    10. Asbasia A. Mikhail
      Pages 525-537
    11. Jared Matt Greenberg, Kyle P. Smith, Tae Y. Kim, Lancer Naghdechi, Waguih William IsHak
      Pages 539-572
    12. Albert Aboseif, Waguih William IsHak
      Pages 583-597
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 599-636

About this book


This textbook is a comprehensive resource covering sexual disorders in depth, from etiology, pathophysiology, phenomenology, treatment, to prognosis.  The book highlights aspects the biological and psychosocial factors predisposing, precipitating, and perpetuating sexual dysfunction, and the importance of integrating biological and psychosocial treatments. Specialized chapters cover specific common medical complaints, including erectile, ejaculatory, and orgasmic disorders in the male; desire, arousal and orgasmic disorders in the female; and an integrated approach to the couple.  With its focus on educational tools including over 100 figures, easy-to-use DSM-5 criteria table, and quick-guide appendices, this textbook is specially designed to educate readers on the psychiatric evaluation, treatment, and management of a wide range of sexual disorders.       
The Psychiatric Textbook of Sexual Medicine is a vital resource for medical students, residents, fellows, graduate students, psychiatrists, psychologists, women’s health specialists, urologists, endocrinologists, general practitioners, social workers, and all medical professionals and trainees working with patients suffering from sexual disorders.


Biopsychosocial treatment Sexual Medicine Psychiatric Care for Sexual Disorders Psychosexual pharmacology Erectile Dysfunction Female Sexual Dysfunction

Editors and affiliations

  • Waguih William IsHak
    • 1
  1. 1.Cedars-Sinai Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral NeurosciencesCedars-Sinai Medical CenterLos AngelesUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-52538-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-52539-6
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