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Physician Education and Training

Medical Cannabis: An Introduction to the Biochemistry & Pharmacology

This module discusses the pharmacology of major cannabinoids in Cannabis species, and the quality assessment, modes of administration, and common formulations of medical cannabis. The endocannabinoid system will also be discussed. The module is accredited for 1.0 CME or CPE credit. View a PDF and references for the module without credit. View additional resources

Medical Cannabis: Evidence on Efficacy

This module summarizes the state of the evidence and provides clinical perspective on the use of medical cannabis and cannabinoids for treating chronic and acute pain, cancer care, nausea/vomiting, neurologic conditions, glaucoma, and psychiatric conditions. The module is accredited for 1.0 CME or CPE credit. View a PDF and references for  the module without credit. View additional resources.

Medical Cannabis: Adverse Effects and Drug Interactions

This module provides evidence-based information on the safety profile of medical cannabis. Topics include common contraindications, adverse effects, and drug interactions. Specific effects on the respiratory, cardiovascular, immune, neuropsychiatric, reproductive, and other organ systems will be discussed. The module is accredited for 1.0 CME or CPE credit. View a PDF and references for the module without credit. View additional resources.

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