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December 2019

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The indications for nabilone include the treatment of nausea and vomiting associated with cancer chemotherapy in patients who have failed to respond adequately to conventional antiemetic treatments. Is nabilone an effective treatment for post-operative nausea and vomiting?

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True or false? Patients who consume marijuana with a high THC concentration in the acute pre-operative period, may be at increased risk of a violent emergence from general anesthesia.

Today’s Answer of the Day

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Do some cannabinoids cause a prolongation of anesthetic duration?

Today’s Answer of the Day

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True or false? The total dose of THC contained within a marijuana cigarette is dependent upon the proportion of buds, stems, leaves and seeds within the marijuana.

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Once a patient has refrained from cannabis use for several months and he/she is asymptomatic, is there a risk of recurrence, if the patient starts using cannabis again?

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What are the laboratory markers that would indicate the diagnosis of cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome?

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Hot showers reportedly decrease the nausea and vomiting associated with cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome.Do these hot showers decrease the intensity of some of the other symptoms of this syndrome?

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Compare the technology of conduction-based vaporizers to convection-based vaporizers.

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According to the European Pain Federation position paper on appropriate use of cannabis-based medicines and medical cannabis for chronic pain management, is it prudent to prescribe cannabis‐based medicines to patients taking high doses of opioids or benzodiazepines?

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At what doses of THC would an individual experience psychotropic effects?