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Publication Name World Journal of Nephrology
Manuscript ID 15309
Country of Manuscript Source Greece
Received
2014-11-20 19:12
Peer-Review Started
2014-11-22 11:46
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2014-12-12 17:23
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2014-12-18 15:38
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2014-12-27 14:51
Second Decision
2015-05-15 17:25
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
2015-05-15 19:06
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2015-05-28 18:07
Articles in Press
2015-05-28 18:07
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2015-07-01 10:43
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2015-07-06 18:45
ISSN 2220-6124 (online)
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Specialty Urology and Nephrology
Manuscript Type Minireviews
Article Title Erectile dysfunction in chronic kidney disease: From pathophysiology to management
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Eirini Papadopoulou, Anna Varouktsi, Antonios Lazaridis, Chrysoula Boutari and Michael Doumas
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Michael Doumas, Associate Professor, 2nd Propaedeutic Department of Internal Medicine, Aristotle University, 49 Konstantinoupoleos street, 54643 Thessaloniki, Greece. michalisdoumas@yahoo.co.uk
Keywords Chronic kidney disease; Erectile dysfunction; Management; Quality of life; Hypertension; Diabetes mellitus; Phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors
Core Tip Erectile dysfunction is highly prevalent among patients with chronic kidney disease in rates that reach even 70%, especially in those suffering from end stage renal disease. The rates of patients suffering from sexual dysfunction tend to be higher when additional risk factors, such as coronary artery disease, diabetes mellitus, hypertension or prescription of antihypertensive drugs, coexist. Integrated management of these patients through lifestyle measures, hormonal replacement, and use of drugs such as phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors, is essential in order to improve sexual function among these patients, thereby maintaining a satisfactory quality of life.
Publish Date 2015-07-06 18:45
Citation Papadopoulou E, Varouktsi A, Lazaridis A, Boutari C, Doumas M. Erectile dysfunction in chronic kidney disease: From pathophysiology to management. World J Nephrol 2015; 4(3): 379-387
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/2220-6124/full/v4/i3/379.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.5527/wjn.v4.i3.379
Full Article (PDF) WJN-4-379.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJN-4-379.doc
Manuscript File 15309-Review.doc
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Peer-review Report 15309-Peer-review(s).pdf
Journal Editor-in-Chief Review Report 15309-Journal editor-in-chief review report.pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 15309-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 15309-Scientific editor work list.pdf