Sexual Health Table 11: Effects of perineal muscle training

Author Year; Country

Score

Research Design

Total Sample Size

Methods

Outcome

Courtois et al. 2001; Canada

Pre-post

N=10

Population:10 men, age range 25-52 yrs.

Treatment: Perineal training combined with biofeedback and home exercises.

Outcome Measures: Tumescence (penile circumference).

  1. Perineal training resulted in significant differences in tumescence.
  2. After treatments were stopped there was a decrease in penile circumference that was statistically significant from the treatment increase.
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