Erectile Dysfunction as a Cardiovascular Impairment book cover

Erectile Dysfunction as a Cardiovascular Impairment

Erectile Dysfunction as a Cardiovascular Impairment organizes and summarizes the many aspects of biology and metabolism in cardiovascular and sexual function. Coverage includes how blood vessels are discovered to work, their role in hypertension, atherosclerosis, type-2 diabetes, oxidative stress, metabolic syndrome, and erectile dysfunction.


Researchers and clinicians working in cardiology.

Hardbound, 358 Pages

Published: March 2014

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-420046-3


  • Preface
    Chapter 1. Introduction
    Chapter 2. How we measure and evaluate function, impairment, and change with intervention
    Chapter 3. Cardiovascular health hazards impairing sexual vitality
    Chapter 4. Oxidative stress
    Chapter 5. Metabolic Syndrome
    Chapter 6. ADMA (asymmetric-dimethylarginine) impairs NO bioavailability and jeopardizes cardio-sexual function
    Chapter 7. Arginine supplementation in cardiovascular disorders
    Chapter 8. Arginine and Arginine-combinations in Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction
    Chapter 9. The Polyphenolic Antioxidant Resveratrol, The Carotinoid Lycopene, and the Proanthocyanidin Pycnogenol®
    Chapter 10. Selected Micronutrients and the Metabolic Basis for their Support of Endothelial Health and Erectile Function


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