Brief Sexual Function Inventory (BSFI)
Description: A measure of sexual function in males .
Format: 11 items that cover 5 aspects of sexual functioning: sexual drive, erection, ejaculation, perception of problems with sexual function in each of these areas, and overall satisfaction.
Scoring: Each item is rated on a 5-point scale with individualized anchor point descriptors.
Administration and Burden: Interviewer-administered. Approximately 5 minutes.
Psychometrics for SCI: Not available.
Languages: English, Spanish.
QoL Construct: The BSFI is a Health-Related Quality of Life (QoL) measure of sexual functioning, which corresponds to Boxes C (achievements; health-related QoL) and E (subjective evaluations and reactions) of Dijker’s Model.
Permissions/Where to Obtain: Public Domain; The BSFI can be obtained from the Male Fertility and Sexual Medicine Specialists website at: http://www.malefertility.md
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