Impotence / Erectile Dysfunction

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Patient UK

Has a leaflet called Erectile Dysfunction (Impotence).

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Sexual Advice Association

A charitable organisation which was set up to help people with impotence (erectile dysfunction) and their partners and to raise awareness of the condition amongst both the public and the medical profession. Also provides information about female sexual dysfunction and Peyronie's disease.

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Medicine Guide for Erectile Dysfunction

Medicine Guides provide reliable information about medicines (drugs), conditions and the different treatment options available. They have been developed in the UK as part of the Medicines Information Project.

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BodyTalk

Website with audio tapes which you can hear online. Doctor Hilary Jones explains a wide range of medical conditions, including erectile dysfunction, in easy to understand terms. You can hear Hilary explaining the condition to you, and because it is broken down into shorter sections, you can listen again to any part you didn't quite understand.

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Titan Healthcare

Their mission is "to provide the best non-drug based treatments for erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation and penis enlargement". The company is registered with the Medical Devices Agency and the Healthcare Commission. Both the vacuum unit and the rings that they sell are available on prescription.

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Erectile dysfunction

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Impotence

Information from BUPA.

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Priapism

Information from BUPA.


Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

Author:
Dr Tim Kenny
Document ID:
7525 (v9)
Last Checked:
25 August 2011

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