An overview of the Changes in Sexual Functioning Questionnaire (CSFQ). To measure illness- and medication-related changes in sexual functioning. The Changes in Sexual Functioning Questionnaire (CSFQ) is a item clinical and research instrument identifying five scales of sex- ual functioning. This study .

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The results of a factor analysis for validation of the questionnaire showed that it has a three-dimensional factor structure, including A Sexual desire Item 1B Arousal-orgasm that is the physical dimension of sexual functioning items 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, and 14and C sexual pleasure that is the psychological dimension of sexual functioning items 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and The author s appreciate all participants in this research, their families, and also staffs of the Semnan’s university, therapists and social workers who helped to make this research possible.

Scientific Data Management Research Staff. A Sexual desire Item 1B Arousalorgasm that is the physical dimension of sexual functioning items 8,9,10,13 and 14and C Sexual pleasure xsfq is the psychological dimension of sexual functioning items 2,3,4,5,6 and Agri and Aquaculture Journals Dr. New Clinical Drug Evaluation Unit. For all the three variables, the means and standard deviations of the two groups are different, and because the healthy group has higher mean scores we can conclude that they have a better and healthier sexual functioning.

British Library Conference Proceedings National Institute of Mental Health ; After all these stages and making all the necessary changes, the final Persian version of the CSFQ was prepared.

Initially the amount of dopamine released in the brain is higher than the amount of dopamine released during a normal sexual intercourse.

Several studies have shown that using low doses of cdfq for a cdfq period of time may improve some aspects of sexual functioning [ 3 – 8 ]. It must be pointed out that these problems are not just created by addiction, but the occasional use of drugs can also create problems for marital relationships and endanger a healthy and warm marriage.

The means and standard deviations related to the comparison of sexual functioning in addicts and normal participants.

Can’t read the image? Other researchers have also found relationships between changes in sexual functioning and use of medications; these changes occur both in psychological and physiological areas, leading to sexual dysfunction or changes in sexual functioning [ 10 ]. Analysis of the scree-plot also confirmed the threefactor solution.


Reading desks and facilities Computer workstations Printing — photocopying — scanning Wireless LAN Interactive whiteboards Study cubicles Workstation for the blind qjestionnaire visually impaired. A post-hoc test was used to determine the differences in the three sexual functioning variables. Box’s M f df1 df2 sig The findings showed that after factor rotation by the Varimax method, items related to all the factors were loaded on their theoretical factors.

Press and information Press releases Press Archives. In addition, as you can see, the correlations for the items questionhaire, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 11 are relatively high higher than 0. Pharmaceutical Sciences Journals Ann Jose ankara escort.

The final sample of this study included men addicted to drugs. The results showed that the sexual functioning was quesstionnaire different in addicts and healthy individuals.

Therefore, the validated instrument can be useful in assessing the changes in sexual functioning. In order to determine the number of underlying factors and examine the characteristics of the 14 items of the CSFQ, an exploratory factor analysis was conducted on all the sample data. These benefits sometimes cause a person to start using drugs [ 9 ].

We can conclude that the CSFQ is a useful instrument for assessing changes in sexual functioning, especially in addicts, and it can be used to assess sexual functioning and sexual disorders.

At first, a list of all addiction treatment centers in Semnan was prepared, then four centers were selected from different districts of Semnan.

Many factors are involved in sexual functioning, including psychological, neurological, hormonaland arterial factors. June 11, ; Accepted date: Drug use impairs the movement of cilia and bronchi, and it can similarly impair the movement of sperms and cause Infertility [ 810 – 1315 – 1719 ].

Test Value f df Df error sig Pillai’s Trace 0. Development, Reliability, and Validity. Ask for availability for LUH. But as it was mentioned before, as drug use continues, the user gradually develops an addiction, and builds up a tolerance to the drug, and as result, some problems are created in the dopamine center of the brain, and this leads to problems in sexual desire National Quesstionnaire Research Institute [ 9 ].

Sexual dysfunction in men refers to an inability to have a pleasant sexual relationship that may result from erectile dysfunction, or some problems related to ejaculation or orgasm, or pain in the penis during intercourse.


The study results also rejected the claim that drugs can solve sexual problems or lead to a feeling of greater sexual pleasure. Those who are addicted to drugs or had used drugs for a long time in the past, and now have quiet using drugs, are more likely to have sexual problems than those who have never used drugs. J Questionnairf Res Ther 8: Csrq are rated on a 5-point Likert-type scale.

CSFQ – Changes in Sexual Functioning Questionnaire

British Library Online Contents Table 3 shows the means and standard deviations related to the comparison of the three sexual functioning variables in addicts and normal participants. Moreover, it is needed to compare addicts and normal individuals in terms of sexual disorders, therefore, the present study quwstionnaire to examine the psychometric properties questionnwire the CSFQ, as an instrument useful in clinical interventions, marital consultations etc.

In addition, 8 of the participants who were addicted to a drug other than opium opium was not their main drug stated that they had used opium too, or were still using that, 12 who were addicted to a drug other than methamphetamine reported that they had used methamphetamine too, and in this way, 6 had used crack, 2 had used hashish, and 2 had used different kinds of pills besides their main drug.

The results of a univariate ANOVA with Bonferroni correction to describe the direction of difference between addicts and normal participants in the three sexual functioning variables.

Changes in Sexual Functioning Questionnaire (CSFQ)

These people also use opioids to control ejaculation, reduce anxiety during intercourse, have a more powerful erection, and reduce the feelings of incompetence in sexual activity [ 2 ].

The present study is a descriptive-survey research using a causalcomparative design. In addition, a comparison of the sexual functioning in addicts and non-addicts was another questionnnaire of the present study. But the prevalence rate and severity of sexual disorders has remained relatively unknown in Iran, due to a lack of research studies and related instruments.