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The Canadian Commission of Inquiry Into Non-Medical Use of Drugs made this report public in May 1970. Its information on the magnitude of the problem had been gathered at public hearings throughout all the Provinces, at 16 universities, and at 3 coffee houses; 12 000 Canadians participated.
The report's classification of drugs fails to include cocaine, the volatile agents, and alcohol, although the text covers the latter two. It places marihuana in the hallucinogen category, whereas the trend is now to isolate it in a special grouping. The accounts of the natural history and physiological fate, including tolerance and dependency,
The Non-Medical Use of Drugs.. Ann Intern Med. ;76:521. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-76-3-521_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1972;76(3):521.
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