PREVALENCE OF PREMATURE EJACULATION AND ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION AND THEIR ASSOCIATED FACTORS AMONG URBAN AND RURAL POPULATION OF MALAYSIA

  • Mohd Rohaizat Hassan Department of Community Health, Medical Faculty, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Mohd Fadhli Samsuri Department of Community Health, Medical Faculty, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Shamsul Azhar Shah Department of Community Health, Medical Faculty, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Nazarudin Safian Department of Community Health, Medical Faculty, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Zulkifli Md Zainuddin Department of Surgery, Medical Faculty, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Hasanain Faisal Ghazi Community Medicine Unit, International Medical School, Management and Science University, Selangor, Malaysia.
Keywords: Premature Ejaculation, Erectile Dysfunction, Sexual Dysfunction, Malaysia

Abstract

The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence and factors associated with of Premature Ejaculation &Erectile Dysfunctionamong Malaysian men. A cross-sectional study was conducted in urban and rural areas using standardized and validated self-administered questionnaires. A total of 319 samples were recruited for PE screening. The overall prevalence of PE was 31.7% with 20.7% and 40.8% for urban and rural area respectively. Depression, anxiety and frequent masturbation were significantly associated with PE. While For ED, infrequent sexual intercourse was the sole factor significantly associated with ED.PE and ED were highly prevalent in both urban and rural areas; with several significant preventable associated factors.

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Published
2017-12-22
How to Cite
Mohd Rohaizat Hassan, Mohd Fadhli Samsuri, Shamsul Azhar Shah, Nazarudin Safian, Zulkifli Md Zainuddin, & Hasanain Faisal Ghazi. (2017). PREVALENCE OF PREMATURE EJACULATION AND ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION AND THEIR ASSOCIATED FACTORS AMONG URBAN AND RURAL POPULATION OF MALAYSIA. Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine, 17(3), 86-96. https://doi.org/10.37268/mjphm/vol.17/no.3/art.224