Smoked cannabis for spasticity in multiple sclerosis: a randomized, placebo-controlled trial.

@article{CoreyBloom2012SmokedCF,
  title={Smoked cannabis for spasticity in multiple sclerosis: a randomized, placebo-controlled trial.},
  author={Jody Corey-Bloom and Tanya J Wolfson and Anthony Gamst and Shelia Jin and Thomas D. Marcotte and Heather Bentley and Ben D Gouaux},
  journal={CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne},
  year={2012},
  volume={184 10},
  pages={1143-50}
}
BACKGROUND Spasticity is a common and poorly controlled symptom of multiple sclerosis. Our objective was to determine the short-term effect of smoked cannabis on this symptom. METHODS We conducted a placebo-controlled, crossover trial involving adult patients with multiple sclerosis and spasticity. We recruited participants from a regional clinic or by referral from specialists. We randomly assigned participants to either the intervention (smoked cannabis, once daily for three days) or… CONTINUE READING
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