Journal article

Threat of Sexual Disqualification: The Consequences of Erectile Dysfunction and Other Sexual Changes for Gay and Bisexual Men With Prostate Cancer

Jane M Ussher, Janette Perz, Duncan Rose, Gary W Dowsett, Suzanne Chambers, Scott Williams, Ian Davis, David Latini

Archives of Sexual Behavior | SPRINGER/PLENUM PUBLISHERS | Published : 2017


Awarded by Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA)

Funding Acknowledgements

This study was funded by Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA), in the form of a new concept grant NCG0512, in partnership with ANZUP (Australian and New Zealand Urogenital and Prostate Cancer Trials Group). The investigators on the project were Jane Ussher (PI), Janette Perz (CI), Suzanne Chambers (CI), David Latini (CI), Ian Davis (AI), Scott Williams(AI), Gary Dowsett (AI), and Alan Brotherton (AI). Duncan Rose was employed as the research officer. Thanks are offered to Samantha Murray, Mo Hammond, Margaret McJannet, Greg Millan, PCFA, The Sax 45 and Up Study, NBCF Register 4, Cancer Council NSW, ACON, and Male Care for recruitment of participants, and to Chloe Parton and Andrew Kellett for research assistance and support. Finally, we thank all of the men with prostate cancer who completed the survey and took part in interviews to share their personal stories of sexual well-being after prostate cancer with us.