Sexual counselling for sexual problems in patients with cardiovascular disease (Review)
Fridlund, Bengt G. A.
Steinke, Elaine E.
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Cochrane Database of Systematic ReviewsSexual counselling for sexual problems in patients withcardiovascular disease (Review)Byrne M, Doherty S, Fridlund BGA, Mårtensson J, Steinke EE, Jaarsma T, Devane DByrne M, Doherty S, Fridlund BGA, Mårtensson J, Steinke EE, Jaarsma T, Devane D.Sexual counselling for sexual problems in patients with cardiovascular disease.Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2016, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD010988
Background Sexual problems are common among people with cardiovascular disease. Although clinical guidelines recommend sexual counselling for patients and their partners, there is little evidence on its effectiveness. Objectives To evaluate the effectiveness of sexual counselling interventions (in comparison to usual care) on sexuality-related outcomes in patients with cardiovascular disease and their partners. Search methods We searched CENTRAL, MEDLINE, EMBASE, and three other databases up to 2 March 2015 and two trials registers up to 3 February 2016.
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