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By Sharon Rodner Sznitman, Borje Olsson, Robin Room

ISBN-10: 9291683116

ISBN-13: 9789291683116

Wish the instantly dope on marijuana? This e-book addresses one simple query: how am i able to locate caliber details on hashish, amid the entire bias and opinion? This monograph is split into volumes. this primary quantity facilities on political, legislative, advertisement and social advancements in relation to hashish. Its middle viewers therefore contains policymakers, sociologists, historians, newshounds and people eager about enforcement. the second one quantity is concentrated at medicinal drugs pros operating within the fields of remedy, prevention and healthcare.

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Crippa, J. (2006), ‘Cannabidiol monotherapy for treatment-resistant schizophrenia’, Journal of Psychopharmacology 20(5): 683–686. 24 Chapter 3 The pharmacology of cannabis: issues for understanding its use Keywords: cannabinoids – cannabis – pharmacology – physical effects – THC Setting the context To understand cannabis, it is helpful to have a knowledge of the pharmacology of the drug. What are the psychoactive effects of the substance, and what physical and neurological changes are brought about by the product?

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Pacula, R. (2003), Cannabis use and dependence: public health and public policy, Cambridge University Press. Icon Group International (2003), Cannabis: a medical dictionary, bibliography, and annotated research guide to Internet references, Health Publica Icon Health Publications, San Diego. Mechoulam, R. ) (2005), Cannabinoids as therapeutics, milestones in drug therapy, Springer Verlag, Berlin.  300). 18 Chapter 2 The re-emergence of the therapeutic use of cannabis products: recent developments and future prospects John Witton The past two decades have seen renewed and concerted interest in the therapeutic potential of cannabis.

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