Nurses using pot - page 2

To restate my last thread regarding medical marijuana: what is known about NURSES that smoke pot for medical reasons and have a recommendation themselves (I'm not referring to their patients.) Do... Read More

  1. by   3KittiesRN
    Quote from LPNer
    I also said it can not interfere with her duties. That's where the difference lies.
    Weed causes a lot of behavioral and cognative changes, but the effects do not last forever, not even the 72 hour 1/2 life of the drug.
    Using and abusing are two very different things.

    Lasting forever is one of the debates for using it, but, practical eveidence does not prove that weed will casue permanent changes in a persons behavior/abilities as a nurse.

    I agree with you