Erectile Dysfunction Predicts Cardiovascular Events as an Independent Risk Factor: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Affiliation

Department of Thoracic Surgery, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University, Nanchang, China. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Previous studies demonstrating that erectile dysfunction (ED) predicts the risk of further cardiovascular events (CV) events are insufficient to make recommendations for cardiologists, diabetologists, urologists, and more, and the association between CV events and ED degree is unclear.

Keywords

Cardiovascular Disease,Coronary Heart Disease,Erectile Dysfunction,Meta-Analysis,Stroke,