Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
International Journal of Endocrinology
Volume 2012, Article ID 236217, 14 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/236217
Review Article

Psychological Disturbances and Quality of Life in Obese and Infertile Women and Men

1Health Promotion and Obesity Management Unit, Department of Pathophysiology, Medical University of Silesia, 40-752 Katowice, Poland
2Pathophysiology Unit, Department of Pathophysiology, Medical University of Silesia, 40-752 Katowice, Poland
3Obstetric Propaedeutics Unit, Department of Woman's Health Care, Medical University of Silesia, 40-752 Katowice, Poland
4Psychology Unit, Medical University of Silesia, 40-752 Katowice, Poland
5Department of Endocrinological Gynecology, Medical University of Silesia, 40-752 Katowice, Poland
6Department of Women's Health, Medical University of Silesia, 40-752 Katowice, Poland

Received 29 March 2012; Accepted 21 May 2012

Academic Editor: Renato Pasquali

Copyright © 2012 Piotr Kocełak et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Citations to this Article [7 citations]

The following is the list of published articles that have cited the current article.

  • Cristina Laguna Benetti-Pinto, Silvia Regina Ferreira, Armando Antunes, and Daniela Angerame Yela, “The influence of body weight on sexual function and quality of life in women with polycystic ovary syndrome,” Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics, vol. 291, no. 2, pp. 451–455, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Agnieszka Zachurzok, Agnieszka Drosdzol-Cop, Aleksandra Nowak, Ewa Małecka-Tendera, and Aneta Gawlik, “Social abilities and gender roles in adolescent girls with polycystic ovary syndrome - A pilot study,” Endokrynologia Polska, vol. 65, no. 3, pp. 189–194, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Zbigniew Lew-Starowicz, Robert Kowalczyk, Violetta Skrzypulec-Plinta, and Krzysztof Nowosielski, “Sexuality in women with polycystic ovary syndrome,” Ginekologia Polska, vol. 86, no. 2, pp. 100–106, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Ming Zhang, Qiu-Shuang Zhang, Hong-Shu Zheng, Xiu-Yan Wang, Shu-Qiang Feng, Wen-Jie Tian, and Hai-Tao Fan, “Clinical, demographic and psychological characteristics of infertile male smokers in Northeast China,” Journal Of International Medical Research, vol. 44, no. 1, pp. 75–80, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Maha A. H. Sulaiman, Jumana Saleh, Yahya M. Al-Farsi, Maha M. Al-Khaduri, Mostafa I. Waly, and Samir Al-Adawi, “Psychological burden among women with polycystic ovarian syndrome in Oman: A case-control study,” International Journal of Women's Health, vol. 9, pp. 897–904, 2017. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • H. Szőke, István Bókkon, G. Kapócs, J. Vagedes, C. Saahs, A. Mérey, and Z. Kovács, “Assisted Reproductive Technology: Stress-Related Epigenetic and Neurodevelopmental Risk?,” Activitas Nervosa Superior, 2018. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • P. C. Ferigolo, M. B. Ribeiro de Andrade, M. Camargo, V. M. Carvalho, K. H. M. Cardozo, R. P. Bertolla, and R. Fraietta, “Sperm functional aspects and enriched proteomic pathways of seminal plasma of adult men with obesity,” Andrology, 2019. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar