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What does VPA stand for?

VPA stands for Vaginal Pulse Amplitude


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Brotto determined that in normal women, hyperventilation--which activates the sympathetic nervous system--increased the change in vaginal pulse amplitude between neutral and erotic films.
Brotto determined that in normal women, hyperventilation, which activates the sympathetic nervous system, increased the change in vaginal pulse amplitude between neutral and erotic films.
Juila Heiman of the UW Reproductive and Sexual Medicine Clinic helped pioneer, outfitted her subjects with a tampon-sized device that measures vaginal blood volume, a slow-building indicator of sexual response; and vaginal pulse amplitude, a quick, moment-to-moment reading that kicks in within 10 seconds of exposure to an erotic stimulus.