Massachusetts Male Aging Study


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Massachusetts Male Aging Study

A cross-sectional survey of ± 1700 men, aged 40–69, sampled from the Boston metropolitan area, which evaluated characteristics of andropause (“male menopause”). According to the study, features of andropause include erectile and vasomotor disturbances, increased fatigue, insomnia, decreased testosterone, and increased luteinising hormone.
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Erectile dysfunction as a predictor of the metabolic syndrome in aging men: Results from the Massachusetts Male Aging Study. J Urol 2006;176:222-6.
Performance of Massachusetts Male Aging Study (MMAS) and androgen deficiency in the aging male (ADAM) questionnaires in the prediction of free testosterone in patients aged 40 years or older treated in outpatient regimen.
Kloner: The Massachusetts Male Aging Study found that in a cohort of men living in the Boston area ages 40-70, 52 percent of the participants complained to some degree of ED.
Impotence and its medical and psychosical correlates: Results of the Massachusetts Male Aging Study. Journal of Urology, 151, 54-61.
To conduct the survey -- part of the 1987 to 1989 Massachusetts Male Aging Study -- trained interviewers went to the men's homes in the Boston area and had them fill out a questionnaire about their sexual activities.
Prospective results from the Massachusetts Male Aging Study. Urology 2001;57:930-5http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0090-4295(00)01116-X.
In the Massachusetts Male Aging Study (MMAS), the prevalence of ED was strongly associated with age16.
(15) In particular, results from the Massachusetts Male Aging Study indicated that the risk for ED was significantly increased in men with hypertension.
The Massachusetts Male Aging Study found a 50% prevalence of ED among padents with heart disease (J.
SAN DIEGO -- Low serum levels of the adrenal steroid dehydroepiandrosterone and dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate predict increased risk of ischemic heart disease in middle-aged men, according to new data from the Massachusetts Male Aging Study.
The Massachusetts Male Aging Study (MMAS) (Feldman, Goldstein, Hatzichristou, Krane & McKinlay, 1994) found in a large random sample of men 40-70 years of age that ED was present in 52% (17.2% minimal, 25.2% moderate, and 9.6% complete).

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