These criminologists explain apparently lower recidivism as an artifact of men who accept chemical castration being more engaged in hiding the evidence for reoffending, and that paroling such offenders constitute a risk of releasing criminals who commit as many new crimes as others but are better at hiding it.
Jackowich; Erik Wibowo; Richard J. Med Sci Monit. Offenders may not reject the intervention,     although they may elect surgical castration instead of ongoing DMPA injections. Aggression and Violent Behavior. Bergman B.
Mechanisms and paradoxical effects". Neal 6 December A potential treatment option? The gene that encodes TMPRSS2 is activated when male hormones, particularly DHT, bind to the androgen receptor a protein on the surface of cells, including hair cells and lung cells.
Chau; Eric J. Controversies in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer. Drug Management of Prostate Cancer : 71— The rules for Melbourne's 'single social bubbles' are more complicated than they appeared. How does this link make biological sense?
Chemical castration using LHRH agonists reduces circulating testosterone to very low levels, and also results in very low levels of recidivism despite the strong psychological factors that contribute to sexual offending No compensation was provided for participation. In addition to methodological issues, much evidence was indirect.
Weinberger L. Townsville Bulletin. Sample Demographics In total, voluntarily castrated men completed the relevant questions on the survey.
Clin Endocrinol Oxf ; 72 Open in a separate window. However, in animal species where females continue their mating behaviour after being spayed, the males also continue to mate after being castrated. The control of deviant sexual behaviour by drugs.
Eunuchs in contemporary society: characterizing men who are voluntarily castrated part I.