Project: Influence of sex steroids on psychosexual function: a prospective intervention study
- project duration
- 01-OCT-11 – 30-SEP-13
- Context: Transsexual persons undergo extreme changes in gonadal hormone concentrations, with possible impact on psychological and sexual functioning.
Objective: Determine differential effects of androgens and estrogens on psychological and sexual function.
Design: Prospective intervention study in transsexual persons.
Methods: Standardised questionnaires measuring psychosexual functioning. Objective sexual arousal measured by fMRI. Hormone measurements by LCMS-MS.