The influence of inhibitory control and episodic memory on the risky sexual behavior of young adult cannabis users.

@article{Schuster2012TheIO,
  title={The influence of inhibitory control and episodic memory on the risky sexual behavior of young adult cannabis users.},
  author={Randi Melissa Schuster and Natania A. Crane and Robin M Mermelstein and Ra{\'u}l Fern{\'a}ndez Gonz{\'a}lez},
  journal={Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society : JINS},
  year={2012},
  volume={18 5},
  pages={827-33}
}
Cannabis use is associated with risky sexual behavior (RSB) and sex-related negative health consequences. This investigation examined the role of inhibitory control and episodic memory in predicting RSB and sex-related negative consequences among current cannabis users. Findings indicated that the relationships among cannabis, neurocognition, and sexual-risk varied according to the dimension of neurocognition and the parameter of RSB in question. Specifically, more risk-taking was associated… CONTINUE READING
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