Marijuana use associated with worse verbal learning and delayed recall in a sample of young adults

Authors: Natalia Laspada, Erin Delker, Estela Blanco, Pamela Encina, Gabriela Caballero, Jorge Delva, Raquel Burrows, Betsy Lozoff, Sheila Gahagan

Journal: Revista médica de Chile

Year Published: 2019

Background: There is concern about the cognitive consequences of marijuana consumption. Aim: To assess the influence of current and past marijuana use and frequency on verbal learning and memory in a sample of adults aged 21 […]

CogState computerized memory tests in patients with brain metastases: secondary endpoint results of NRG Oncology RTOG 0933

Authors: Chip Caine, Snehal Deshmukh, Vinai Gondi, Minesh Mehta, Wolfgang Tomé, Benjamin W Corn, Andrew Kanner, Howard Rowley, Vijayananda Kundapur, Albert DeNittis, Jeffrey Noah Greenspoon, Andre A Konski, Glenn S Bauman, Adam Raben, Wenyin Shi, Merideth Wendland, Lisa Kachnic

Journal: Journal of Neuro-oncology

Year Published: 2015

Whole brain radiotherapy (WBRT) is associated with memory dysfunction. As part of NRG Oncology RTOG 0933, a phase II study of WBRT for brain metastases that conformally avoided the hippocampal stem cell compartment (HA-WBRT), memory was […]

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