Bondage-Discipline, Dominance-Submission and Sadomasochism (BDSM) From an Integrative Biopsychosocial attitude: A Systematic Review

Bondage-Discipline, Dominance-Submission and Sadomasochism (BDSM) From an Integrative Biopsychosocial attitude: A Systematic Review

Nele De Neef

1 European Countries Hospitals, Campus St Michel, Brussels, Belgium

Violette Coppens

2 Antwerp that is collaborative Psychiatric Institute (CAPRI), University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium

3 University Psychiatric Hospital Antwerp, Campus Duffel, Duffel, Antwerp, Belgium

Wim Huys

2 Collaborative Antwerp Psychiatric analysis Institute (CAPRI), University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium

Manuel Morrens

2 Collaborative Antwerp Psychiatric analysis Institute (CAPRI), University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium

3 University Psychiatric Hospital Antwerp, Campus Duffel, Duffel, Antwerp, Belgium

Abstract

Introduction

BDSM (bondage and control, dominance and distribution, and sadism and masochism) increasingly gets attention through the clinical community. Where previous research efforts mainly dedicated to epidemiologic traits, mental and biologic facets driving BDSM choices have recently gained interest too.

To create together most of the current systematic literary works on BDSM from the biopsychosocial viewpoint.

Techniques

In line with the PRISMA recommendations, the existing systematic review brings together all the existing literature on BDSM from the biopsychosocial viewpoint.

Principal Outcome Measure

Prevalence rates of BDSM interests were examined when you look at the literary works, along with the associations between BDSM passions on one hand and character characteristics, negative childhood experiences, training amounts, intimate orientations and biological markers in the other. (more…)