Sex and physical disability

Greengross, Wendy
October 1981
British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);10/24/1981, Vol. 283 Issue 6299, p1089
Academic Journal
Focuses on the concerns of disabled persons regarding sexual problems in Great Britain. Consultations with the general practitioners regarding the safety of contraceptive pills; Perceptions of the physicians on the sexual activity of disabled persons; Benefits of good sex over good medicine; Concerns of cardiovascular patients on sexual activity.


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