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Title: Hypersexuality in neurological disorders
Author: Tayim, Natalie Ahmad Mahmoud
ISNI:       0000 0004 7660 6500
Awarding Body: UCL (University College London)
Current Institution: University College London (University of London)
Date of Award: 2019
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The issue of hypersexuality in neurological disorders is grossly underreported. More research has been done into sexual dysfunction (outside of hypersexuality) in neurological disorders such as erectile dysfunction and hyposexuality (loss of libido). Furthermore, in Parkinson's disease research, most mention of hypersexuality has been in conjunction with other impulse control disorders and has therefore not been examined in depth on its own. Although in recent years hypersexuality has become more recognized as an issue in research, there is still very limited information regarding its manifestations, impact, and correlates. It is therefore important to explore this area in detail in order to broaden understanding associated with this sensitive issue. Perhaps in doing so, barriers will be broken and the issue will become more easily discussed and, eventually, more systematically assessed and better managed.
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Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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