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Erectile dysfunction - red flag symptoms

Erectile dysfunction - red flag symptoms

Format

Red flags

Time to Complete

0.5 hours

Published

June 30, 2015

Updated

June 30, 2015

Programme Description

This article by Dr Tillmann Jacobi covers the possible red flag symptoms to consider when a patient presents with erectile dysfunction. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include identifying potential causes such as diabetes, hypertension, obesity, or depression, and investigation with the International Index for Erectile Function (IIEF).

Educational Objectives

After reading this activity healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • List the possible causes of erectile dysfunction
  • Take a patient history and examination
  • Explain which investigations may be required to help with diagnosis
  • Faculty

    Activity author
    Dr Tillmann Jacobi
    GP
    York
    United Kingdom

    Test author
    Haymarket Medical
    Teddington
    United Kingdom

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