Treatment Guidelines Announced for “Scromiting” Syndrome linked to Long-Term Marijuana Users: Researchers

Researchers from the San Diego Medical Society announced newly published treatment options for Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome (CHS) in the Western Journal of Emergency Medicine. MPI staff and partners discussed the locally developed guidelines at a  media event to draw attention to this little known syndrome. … Continue reading

Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome: Public Health Implications and a Novel Model Treatment Guideline

Introduction: Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome (CHS) is an entity associated with cannabinoid overuse. CHS typically presents with cyclical vomiting, diffuse abdominal pain, and relief with hot showers. Patients often present to the emergency department (ED) repeatedly and undergo extensive evaluations including … Continue reading