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NYSPI and Weill Cornell Medical College in New York performed the study, which noted: "[S]ome patients with OCD who smoke cannabis anecdotally report that it relieves their symptoms and mitigates anxiety, and several case reports describe patients whose OCD symptoms improved after they were treated with cannabinoids."
Earlier this year, Omeros said that NIDA agreed to fund substantially all of the costs of a Phase II clinical study to be conducted by NYSPI researchers to evaluate a PPARgamma agonist for the treatment of addiction to prescription opioids.
Before the program began in 2000, the rates of seclusion and restraint at NYSPI were the highest among the New York Office of Mental Health hospitals, according to Dr.
This high use was attributed to NYSPI's status as an acute-care hospital that is also a research facility where clinical trials are conducted and patients may be taken off medication at times.
Johnson, Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, Box 60, NYSPI, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, New York 10032.
Fallon, who directs the heightened illness concern treatment program at NYSPI.