Depo-provera treatment for sex-offending behavior: An evaluation of outcome Walter J. Meyer, III, Collier Cole, Evangeline Emory University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555-0429

@article{Meyer1992DepoproveraTF,
  title={Depo-provera treatment for sex-offending behavior: An evaluation of outcome Walter J. Meyer, III, Collier Cole, Evangeline Emory University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555-0429
},
  author={Walter J. Meyer and C. Maureen Cole and Eugene K. Emory},
  journal={Biological Psychiatry},
  year={1992},
  volume={31}
}
Key MethodForty men, ages 16 to 78 years, with sex-offending behavior, were treated with combined medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA), group therapy, and individual psychotherapy. Twenty-three are pedophiles; seven, rapists; and 10, exhibitionists. Five had sex-offending behavior that began after head trauma. The duration of MPA therapy, usual intramuscular dose 400 mg/wk, ranged from six months to 12 years, usually more than two years.Expand
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