Level of Sexual Myths Level in Premature Ejaculation Cases

Dicle Medical Journal. 2016;43(2):319-328 DOI 10.5798/diclemedj.0921.2016.02.0689

 

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Journal Title: Dicle Medical Journal

ISSN: 1300-2945 (Print); 1308-9889 (Online)

Publisher: Dicle University Medical School

LCC Subject Category: Medicine: Medicine (General)

Country of publisher: Turkey

Language of fulltext: Turkish, English

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AUTHORS

Mehmet Gunes (Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey)
Hasan Akçalı (Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey)
Onur Dede (Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey)
Aslihan Okan (Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey)
Mahmut Bulut (Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey)
Süleyman Demir (Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey)
Abdullah Atli (Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey)
Aytekin Sir (Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey)

EDITORIAL INFORMATION

Double blind peer review

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Time From Submission to Publication: 10 weeks

 

Abstract | Full Text

Objective: The aim of this study is to determine level of belief in sexual myths in the cases of premature ejacula­tion (PE) which is the most common sexual dysfunction in men. Methods: This study included 100 cases who applied Di­cle University Faculty of Medicine hospitals meet prema­ture ejaculation criteria of DSM-5 and 70 healthy controls. Sociodemographic data form, Hamilton Depression Rat­ing Scale (HDS), Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale (HAS), Arizona Sexual Experience Scale (ASES)-Men form and Sexual Myths Evaluation Form were applied to partici­pants. Results: In the study, rate of belief in sexual myths in PE cases was found significantly higher than healthy controls. In the PE cases, education time less than 10 years, the presence of comorbid sexual dysfunction were found to be statistically significant factors that increase the level of belief in sexual myths in the PE cases, HDS (p=0.0002), HAS (p=0.0001), ASES (p=0.0004) scores were statisti­cally significantly higher than the control group. In the loss of sexual desire in men with comorbid ASES (p=0.0001), with ED, ASES (p=0.001) and HDS (p=0.040) scores were found statistically significantly higher. Conclusions: Sexual information should be given in the appropriate age by educated person in educational insti­tutions.