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Réseau de soins pour patients souffrant de dysphorie de genre

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Published in Revue médicale suisse. 2016, vol. 12, no. 510, p. 544-547
Abstract Scientific literature shows that sexual dysfunction is more common in patients suffering from psychiatric illness as opposed to the general population. It also shows that the prevalence of sexual dysfunction is underestimated by professionals, partly because patients rarely talk spontaneously about their dysfunctions. However, sexual dysfunction has an impact on patients' mental health. Furthermore, some psychotropic medication, antidepressants and antipsychotics in particular, can hinder sexual functioning and induce sexual dysfunction. These harmful effects can, in turn, reduce patients' compliance with their medical treatments. It is therefore important that practitioners take into account their patients' sexual experience.
Keywords Feeding and Eating Disorders/complications/epidemiologyHumansMental Disorders/complications/epidemiologyMentally Ill Persons/psychology/statistics & numerical dataSexual Dysfunction, Physiological/complications/epidemiologySexual Dysfunctions, Psychological/epidemiology/etiology
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PMID: 27149715
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Research group Thérapeutiques des Troubles de l'Humeur et Anxieux (689)
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SOLDATI, Lorenzo. Réseau de soins pour patients souffrant de dysphorie de genre. In: Revue médicale suisse, 2016, vol. 12, n° 510, p. 544-547. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:89918

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