Effect of penile vibratory stimulation on spasticity in men with spinal cord injury


Alaca R., Goktepe A., Yildiz N., Yilmaz B., Guncluz S.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION, vol.84, no.11, pp.875-879, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 84 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/01.phm.0000184235.32803.ca
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.875-879

Abstract

Objective: Penile vibratory stimulation is the first treatment option for anejaculation in men with spinal cord injury. It has been postulated that it also has an antispasticity effect. The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of penile vibratory stimulation on spasticity in patients with spinal cord injury.