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The enigma of cannabis use in spinal cord injury

Spinal Cord Series and Casesvolume 4, Article number: 69 (2018) | Download Citation

Abstract

Cannabis use in medicine continues to confound practitioners. There is confusing interpretation of the efficacy and adverse event data, highlighting the complexity of this unique plant. Cannabis may have a neuroprotective role in SCI.

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https://doi.org/10.1038/s41394-018-0098-z