Adverse effects of cannabis

@article{Hall1998AdverseEO,
  title={Adverse effects of cannabis},
  author={W. Hall and N. Solowij},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={1998},
  volume={352},
  pages={1611-1616}
}
  • W. Hall, N. Solowij
  • Published 1998
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet
  • Cannabis is the most widely used illicit drug in many developed societies. Its health and psychological effects are not well understood and remain the subject of much debate, with opinions on its risks polarised along the lines of proponents' views on what its legal status should be. An unfortunate consequence of this polarisation of opinion has been the absence of any consensus on what health information the medical profession should give to patients who are users or potential users of… CONTINUE READING
    755 Citations

    Figures and Topics from this paper

    Explore Further: Topics Discussed in This Paper

    Adverse effects of cannabis and cannabinoids.
    • C. Ashton
    • Medicine
    • British journal of anaesthesia
    • 1999
    • 167
    • PDF
    Cannabis or health
    • 14
    Cannabis or health?
    • 22
    Adverse effects of cannabis.
    • 1
    Long-term effects of cannabis
    • 14
    Comorbidity: Cannabis and Complexity
    • 60
    Acute and long-term effects of cannabis use: a review.
    • 115
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF
    Does Cannabis Cause, Exacerbate or Ameliorate Psychiatric Disorders? An Oversimplified Debate Discussed
    • 43
    • PDF
    Safety issues concerning the medical use of cannabis and cannabinoids.
    • 33
    • PDF

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 119 REFERENCES
    Health aspects of cannabis.
    • 532
    Psychotic reactions following cannabis use in East Indians.
    • 185
    The Impact of Prenatal Marijuana and Cocaine Use on the Infant and Child
    • 69
    Impact of substance abuse on the course and outcome of schizophrenia.
    • 121
    • PDF
    Cannabis dependence and tolerance production.
    • 72
    Cannabis and psychosis. Is there epidemiological evidence for an association?
    • G. Thornicroft
    • Medicine, Psychology
    • The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science
    • 1990
    • 231
    Marijuana and immunity.
    • 72