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Author Iversen, Leslie L.

Title The science of marijuana / Leslie L. Iversen
Edition Second edition
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 273 pages) : illustrations
Summary Explaining the advances that have been made in scientific research on cannabis with the discovery of specific receptors and naturally occurring cannabis-like substances in the brain this work assesses the scientific basis for the medical use of cannabis and what risks this may entail
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Marijuana -- Physiological effect.
Marijuana -- Toxicology.
Dronabinol -- pharmacology.
Cannabis -- adverse effects.
Central Nervous System -- drug effects.
Dronabinol -- therapeutic use.
Endocannabinoids -- physiology.
Marijuana Smoking -- epidemiology.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199864751 ebook
0199864756 ebook