Marijuana and medicine : assessing the science base /

The National Academy Press presents the full text of the 1999 electronic book entitled "Marijuana and Medicine: Assessing the Science Base," (ISBN 0-309-07155-0) edited by Janet E. Joy, Stanley J. Watson, Jr., and John A. Benson. This book reports on a review by the Institute of Medicine (...

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Corporate Author: Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Division of Neuroscience and Behavioral Health.
Other Authors: Joy, Janet E. 1953-, Watson, Stanley J., 1943-, Benson, John A., 1921-
Format: eBook
Published: Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, ©1999.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Cannabinoids and Animal Physiology
  • 3. First, Do No Harm: Consequences of Marijuana Use and Abuse
  • 4. The Medical Value of Marijuana and Related Substances
  • 5. Development of Cannabinoid Drugs
  • App. A. Individuals and Organizations That Spoke or Wrote to the Institute of Medicine About Marijuana and Medicine
  • App. B. Workshop Agendas
  • App. C. Scheduling Definitions
  • App. D. Statement of Task
  • App. E. Recommendations Made in Recent Reports on the Medical Use of Marijuana
  • App. F. Rescheduling Criteria.