Modulation of risk-taking in marijuana users by transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) of the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC).

@article{Boggio2010ModulationOR,
  title={Modulation of risk-taking in marijuana users by transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) of the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC).},
  author={Paulo S Boggio and Soroush Zaghi and Ana Beatriz Villani and Shirley Fecteau and Alvaro Pascual-Leone and Felipe Fregni},
  journal={Drug and alcohol dependence},
  year={2010},
  volume={112 3},
  pages={
          220-5
        }
}
Cognitive deficits that are reported in heavy marijuana users (attention, memory, affect perception, decision-making) appear to be completely reversible after a prolonged abstinence period of about 28 days. However, it remains unclear whether the reversibility of these cognitive deficits indicates that (1) chronic marijuana use is not associated with long-lasting changes in cortical networks or (2) that such changes occur but the brain adapts to and compensates for the drug-induced changes… CONTINUE READING
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