Toxicology and Environmental Health Sciences. It is widely known that electrotherapy decreases the pain by mechanical and chemical stimulation. However, there have been no studies to find the change in the sex hormones by acupoint electrical stimulation for healthy rehabilitation. These results suggest that the increased responsiveness to electrical stimulation, particularly a current of 1 Hz continue type, may be partially related to an improvement in sexual functions.
Study record managers: refer to the Data Element Definitions if submitting registration or results information. Each patient received a 20 minute session once a week for total 8 sessions Device: Vaginal Electrical Stimulation A vaginal probe inserted, and a medium frequency 50 Hz alternating current was administered for 5 seconds on, 5 seconds off. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below.
Can vaginal electrical stimulation VES be used to treat sexual dysfunction in women? The pelvic floor muscles support the organs of the pelvis. Normally, they work together to promote healthy bladder and bowel control.
Use the link below to share a full-text version of this article with your friends and colleagues. Learn more. Female sexual dysfunction FSD is a common problem that may be encountered in the interruption of normal sexual functioning in the sexual response cycle. The aim of this trial was to evaluate the effectiveness of VES in women with FSD without a predominant pelvic floor disorder or urinary incontinence.