Medical Consequences of Marijuana Use: A Review of Current Literature

@article{Gordon2013MedicalCO,
  title={Medical Consequences of Marijuana Use: A Review of Current Literature},
  author={A. Gordon and James W. Conley and J. Gordon},
  journal={Current Psychiatry Reports},
  year={2013},
  volume={15},
  pages={1-11}
}
  • A. Gordon, James W. Conley, J. Gordon
  • Published 2013
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Current Psychiatry Reports
  • With the advent of legalization of marijuana for medicinal and recreational purposes, and the increase use of marijuana, healthcare providers will be increasingly confronted with marijuana users as patients in clinical environments. While there is vast literature regarding the societal and mental health harms associated with marijuana use, there is a paucity of reviews of the potential consequences of marijuana use on physical health or medical conditions. We examine the recent literature on… CONTINUE READING

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