Evaluation and Management of Erectile Dysfunction in the Hypertensive Patient

Evaluation and Management of Erectile Dysfunction in the Hypertensive Patient Curr Cardiol Rep (2017) 19:89 DOI 10.1007/s11886-017-0889-z HYPERTENSION (DS GELLER AND DL COHEN, SECTION EDITORS) Evaluation and Management of Erectile Dysfunction in the Hypertensive Patient 1,2 1,2 3 Jay Pravin Patel & Eric Hweegeun Lee & Carlos Ignacio Mena-Hurtado & Charles N. Walker Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2017 Abstract sexual activity, and PDE-5 inhibitors remain the first-line Purpose of Review The prevalence of hypertension and erec- treatment for erectile dysfunction. tile dysfunction has steadily increased, and greater than 40% of men with erectile dysfunction concurrently share a diagno- Keywords Hypertension Erectile dysfunction sis of hypertension. The treatment of the patient with both diseases poses a clinical challenge as both are closely corre- lated and share multiple overlapping risk factors.To address the recognized knowledge gap among clinicians who care for Introduction to Hypertension and Erectile these patients, we will review the current literature on the Dysfunction diagnosis and treatment of erectile dysfunction in the hyper- tensive patient and will provide recommendations for the Hypertension is a common medical issue affecting nearly one management of this challenging patient population. in three Americans [1]. Over the past two decades, the number Recent Findings The pharmacological treatment of hyperten- of men diagnosed with http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Current Cardiology Reports Springer Journals

Evaluation and Management of Erectile Dysfunction in the Hypertensive Patient

Loading next page...
Springer US
Copyright © 2017 by Springer Science+Business Media, LLC
Medicine & Public Health; Cardiology
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

There are no references for this article.

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.

DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 12 million articles from more than
10,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Unlimited reading

Read as many articles as you need. Full articles with original layout, charts and figures. Read online, from anywhere.

Stay up to date

Keep up with your field with Personalized Recommendations and Follow Journals to get automatic updates.

Organize your research

It’s easy to organize your research with our built-in tools.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

Monthly Plan

  • Read unlimited articles
  • Personalized recommendations
  • No expiration
  • Print 20 pages per month
  • 20% off on PDF purchases
  • Organize your research
  • Get updates on your journals and topic searches


Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial

Best Deal — 39% off

Annual Plan

  • All the features of the Professional Plan, but for 39% off!
  • Billed annually
  • No expiration
  • For the normal price of 10 articles elsewhere, you get one full year of unlimited access to articles.



billed annually
Start Free Trial

14-day Free Trial