The Low-Intensity Shock Wave Therapy for Erectile Dysfunction

Shin-ichi Hisasue, M.D. Ph.D. Was presented during the 4th Congress of Asian Prostate Association (APPS 2014) Phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors (PDE5i) revolutionized the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED). However, even in vasculogenic ED patients, one fifth of them showed poor response to PDE5i. Low-intensity shock wave therapy (LI-ESWT) is a novel and promising modality for the patients with mild to moderate erectile dysfunction (ED). Read More