Cancer survivors and sexual problems and interventions
Sexual problems of women recovering from life-threatening illness are
often overlooked in medical treatment. This study focuses on the benefit
of short-term psychological therapy for women who have been treated for
cervical or endometrial cancer.
Stenchever, M.A., Heiman, J.R., & Lentz, G.(2003)
Sexual issues in gynecologic practice. American College of Gynecology
Update, 29, 5, 1-10.
This study is being conducted with Lori Brotto, Ph.D, at the University
of Washington, in collaboration with Julia Heiman at The Kinsey Institute.
Brotto, L.A., Heiman, J.R., Goff, B., Greer, B., Lentz, G.M, Swisher, E., Tamimi, H., Van Blaricom, A. (2008). A Psychoeducational Intervention for Sexual Dysfunction in Women with Gynecologic Cancer. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 37 (2): 317-329. pdf
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