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Current Clinical Practice Guidelines in Use 1. Consortium of Spinal Cord Medicine and Paralyzed Veterans of America. Clinical Practice Guideline. Sexuality and reproductive health in adults with spinal cord injury: a clinical practice guideline for healthcare professionals. J Spinal Cord Med. 2010;33(3):281-336. 2. Consortium of Spinal Cord Medicine and Paralyzed Veterans of America. Sexuality and reproductive health in adults with spinal cord injury: What you should know. A guide for people with spinal cord injury. Washington, DC: Paralyzed Veterans of America; 2011. 3. Alexander MS, Brackett NL, Bodner D, Elliott S, Jackson A, Sonksen J; National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research. Measurement of sexual functioning after spinal cord injury: preferred instruments. J Spinal Cord Med. 2009;32(3):226-36. 4. Vancouver Coastal Health Authority. Supporting Sexual Health and Intimacy in Care Facilities: Guidelines for Supporting Adults Living in Long-Term Care Facilities and Group Homes in British Columbia, Canada. Vancouver Coastal Health Authority; 2009. These guidelines are the result of an international literature search and clinical, ethical and legal expertise on this subject. Sponsored by the Public Health Agency of Canada. http://www.vch.ca/media/FacilitiesLicensing_SupportingSexual- HealthandIntimacyinCareFacilities2.pdf Current Key Practice References 1. Middleton JW, De Wolf A, Cameron ID, et al. Sexual health following spinal cord injury. In: Eng JJ, Teasell RW, Miller WC, et al., eds. Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Evidence. Version 3.0. Vancouver, BC; 2010:1-67. 2. DeForge D, Blackmer J, Garritty C, et al. Fertility following spinal cord injury: a systematic review. Spinal Cord. 2005;43(12):693-703. 3. DeForge D, Blackmer J, Moher D, et al. Sexuality and Reproductive Health Following Spinal Cord Injury. Summary, Evidence Report/Technology Assessment No. 109. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ); 2004. 4. Alexander MS, Biering-Sørensen F, Elliott S, Kreuter M, Sønksen J. International spinal cord injury female sexual and reproductive function basic data set. Spinal Cord. 2011;49(7):787-90. 5. Alexander MS, Biering-Sørensen F, Elliott S, Kreuter M, Sønksen J. International spinal cord injury male sexual function basic data set. Spinal Cord. 2011;49(7):795-8. 6. Anderson KD, Borisoff JF, Johnson RD, Steins SA, Elliott SL. Spinal cord injury influences psychogenic as well as physical components of female sexual ability. Spinal Cord. 2007;45:349-59. 7. Anderson KD, Borisoff JF, Johnson RD, Steins SA, Elliott SL. The impact of spinal cord injury on sexual function: concerns of the general population. Spinal Cord. 2007;45:328-37. 8. Anderson KD, Borisoff JF, Johnson RD, Steins SA, Elliott SL. Long-term effects of spinal cord injury on sexual function in men: implications for neuroplasticity. Spinal Cord. 2007;45:338-48. 9. Elliott S. Sexual dysfunction and infertility in men with spinal cord Injury. In: Lin V, ed. Spinal Cord Medicine: Principles and Practice. 2nd edition. New York, NY: Demos Medical Publishing; 2010: 409-28. 10. Elliott S. Sexual dysfunction in women with spinal cord injury. In: Lin V, ed. Spinal Cord Medicine: Principles and Practice. 2nd edition. New York, NY: Demos Medical Publishing; 2010:429-37. 11. Brackett NL, Ibrahim E. Fertility after spinal cord injury. In: Field-Fote DC, ed. Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation. Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis; 2009:531-47. 12. Courtois F, Charvier K, Leriche A, et al. Perceived physiological and orgasmic sensations at ejaculation in spinal cord injured men. J Sex Med. 2008;5(10): 2419-30. 13. Courtois F, Charvier K, Vézina JG, et al. Assessing and conceptualizing orgasm after a spinal cord injury. BJU Int. 2011;108(10):1624-33. 14. Courtois F, Rodrigue X, Côté I, et al. Sexual function and autonomic dysreflexia in men with spinal cord injuries: How to treat. Spinal Cord. 2012 Aug 7. doi: 10.1038/sc.2012.83. Epub ahead of print 154 CAPTURING CAPACITY IN CANADIAN SCI REHABILITATION


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