long lasting effects

Long Lasting Effects of Chronic Heavy Cannabis Abuse

Citation
Nestoros, J. N., Vakonaki, E., Tzatzarakis, M. N., Alegakis, A., Skondras, M. D. and Tsatsakis, A. M. (2017), Long lasting effects of chronic heavy cannabis abuse. Am J Addict, 26: 335–342. doi:10.1111/ajad.12529
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Abstract

Background and Objectives

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the extent of short-term memory impairment and schizophrenia-like symptoms in heavy and systematic cannabis users and the association between the severity of abuse and the longevity of its persistent symptoms after refraining from such use.