Effect of cannabis usage on the oral environment: a review.

@article{Versteeg2008EffectOC,
  title={Effect of cannabis usage on the oral environment: a review.},
  author={Philip Versteeg and Dagmar Else Slot and Ubele van der Velden and G A Fridus Van der Weijden},
  journal={International journal of dental hygiene},
  year={2008},
  volume={6 4},
  pages={
          315-20
        }
}
AIM To evaluate oral environmental changes in cannabis users. MATERIAL AND METHODS The MEDLINE and Cochrane Central register of controlled trails (CENTRAL) were searched up to April 2007 to identify appropriate studies. RESULTS Independent screening of 982 titles and abstracts (MEDLINE-Pubmed) and (Cochrane) papers resulted in seven eligible publications. CONCLUSION Based on the limited data, it seems justified to conclude that with increasing prevalence of cannabis use, oral health care… 

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