Cannabis-related deficits in real-world memory.

  title={Cannabis-related deficits in real-world memory.},
  author={Catharine Montgomery and Andy Seddon and John E. Fisk and Philip N. Murphy and Ashok Jansari},
  journal={Human psychopharmacology},
  volume={27 2},
BACKGROUND Research shows that cannabis users exhibit deficits in prospective memory (PM) and executive function, which persist beyond acute intoxication. However, many studies rely on self-reports of memory failures or use laboratory-based measures that may not mimic functional deficits in the real world. The present study aimed to assess real-world memory functioning. METHOD Twenty cannabis-only users and 20 non-illicit drug users were recruited. Participants completed a substance use… CONTINUE READING