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Phytocannabinoids are useful therapeutics for multiple applications including treatments of constipation, malaria, rheumatism, alleviation of intraocular pressure, emesis, anxiety and some neurological and neurodegenerative disorders. Consistent with these medicinal properties, extracted cannabinoids have recently gained much interest in research, and some(More)
It has previously been demonstrated that stimulation of opiate receptors within the nucleus accumbens results in marked hyperphagia, perhaps reflecting enhancement of taste palatability. Rats that have received multiple morphine treatments also increase feeding in response to environmental stimuli that have been associated with the morphine injections. The(More)
To measure the stiffness of the hindfoot when fixed with an intramedullary rod placed in a retrograde manner, two biomechanical experiments were carried out on five matched pairs of cadaveric below knee specimens. Experiment 1: In the right leg of each pair, an intramedullary rod was placed in a retrograde fashion through the calcaneus, talus, and into the(More)
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