With the aim of assessing the feasibility, efficacy and safety of Vertica® - Ohh-Med's RF device for home use, a pilot clinical study was conducted at the Neuro-urology unit, Rambam Healthcare Campus, Israel.
28 male patients with organic erectile dysfunction lasting for at least 6 months completed the study. Participants received overall 12 treatments with the Vertica® device: 2 treatments per week during the first 4 weeks of the trial (8 sessions in total) and thereafter one treatment per week for another 4 weeks (4 sessions in total). Treatments were self-conducted by the participants following detailed instructions.
Outcome measures of success consisted of positive changes in subjective and objective measures of erectile function, achieved without adverse events.
* IIEF - INTERNATIONAL INDEX OF ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION QUESTIONNAIRE: Erectile function scores before and after treatment. A clinically significant improvement was achieved
The results demonstrated a significant improvement and enhancement of penile erections
Normal spontaneous erections are achievable following treatment with Vertica®, thus treatment with Vertica® enables the restoration of spontaneous sexual activity
The treatment had no side effects
RF therapy adheres to the concept of rehabilitation and enhancement of erectile function