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Spotlight on Evidence Synthesis Program

Benefits and Harms of Cannabis in Chronic Pain or Post-traumatic Stress Disorder: A Systematic Review


by Karen Drexler, MD ; Devan Kansagara, MD, MCR ; Benjamin Morasco, PhD ; Shannon Nugent, PhD ; Maya O'Neil, PhD ; Jodie Trafton, PhD ; John Williams, Jr., MD, MHSc
Seminar date: 3/20/2017

Description: Objectives - Provide an overview of evidence about the physical and mental health benefits and harms of cannabis in these populations of patients; - Describe research gaps and opportunities for future research; - Discuss the clinical and policy implications of findings Intended audience: Clinicians, researchers, administrators and others interested in the topic.



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