Marijuana: Health and Treatment Issues

  • Reese T. Jones
    Correspondence
    Corresponding author: Drug Dependence Research Center, Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143
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    Professor of Psychiatry, Drug Dependence Research Center, Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California, San Francisco
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      Under certain circumstances, regular use of cannabis can be harmful to health. Deleterious effects on psychomotor and cognitive function and pulmonary function are quite predictable. Effects on other bodily systems are numerous. Treatment strategies useful in treating other drug dependence problems are useful in cannabis dependence.
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