And, in truth, we actually do need more research on the causation, formation, nature, consequences, and effective treatment of sexual addiction. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 3 , — The high prevalence of comorbid health problems indicates a range of problems that crosses many fields of medicine and therefore involves more than those involved with psychiatric treatment of those with CSB. Minnesota Medicine, 86 7 , 42— In one week, double-blind, placebo-controlled study, citalopram resulted in significant reductions in the desire for sex, frequency of masturbation, and hours of pornography use per week in a sample of 28 gay and bisexual men compared to placebo. The aims of Cooper et al. CSB does not appear to reflect just one type of problematic sexual behavior. A Systematic Literature Review SLR is a way for reviewing all the data and results from research about a particular question in a standardized and systematic way in order to minimize bias. We could find only one randomized trial of psychotherapy for CSB in the published literature. The paraphilia-related disorders: After synthesis of full-text articles, nine studies that documented the treatment of OSA were identified see Fig. Addictive Behaviors, 24 6 , — Traditionally, there has been a lack of consensus as to the basic elements of the approach or the conditions for establishing credibility. However, while problems related to Internet-related sexuality is of growing concern, the APA concluded that there was insufficient evidence supporting the inclusion of generalized Internet addiction or other sub-types of Internet addiction such as cybersex addiction and social networking addiction in the latest edition of the DSM. Based on small clinical samples, it appears that the majority of treatment-seeking individuals with CSB are males Black et al. As this is an exploratory study, this review has no hypothesis. Klein underlines that the behavioral patterns that are often seen as symptoms of sex addiction could make a clinical sexologist think of many other possible diagnoses.