Cannabis Use and Bleomycin: An overview and case study of pulmonary toxicity

  title={Cannabis Use and Bleomycin: An overview and case study of pulmonary toxicity},
  author={Sarah Merkle and Susan S. Tavernier},
  journal={Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing},
BACKGROUND: Legalization efforts in many states have heightened awareness of the medicinal uses of cannabis, and oncology nurses are more frequently caring for patients who have used or are using cannabis. Significant epidemiologic data on the prevalence of cannabis use in patients with cancer are not yet available, and not much is known about the effects of cannabis on cancer treatment. OBJECTIVES: This article describes the effects cannabis may have on the lungs, reviews indications for… 
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