Cannabis and Cannabinoids (PDQ®): Patient Version

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  1. Cannabis and Cannabinoids (PDQ®): Patient Version.

PDQ Integrative, Alternative, and Complementary Therapies Editorial Board.
In: PDQ Cancer Information Summaries [Internet]. Bethesda (MD): National Cancer
Institute (US); 2002-.
2020 Nov 17.

This PDQ cancer information summary has current information about the use of
Cannabis and cannabinoids in the treatment of people with cancer. It is meant to
inform and help patients, families, and caregivers. It does not give formal
guidelines or recommendations for making decisions about health care. Editorial
Boards write the PDQ cancer information summaries and keep them up to date. These
Boards are made up of experts in cancer treatment and other specialties related
to cancer. The summaries are reviewed regularly and changes are made when there
is new information. The date on each summary ("Date Last Modified") is the date
of the most recent change. The information in this patient summary was taken from
the health professional version, which is reviewed regularly and updated as
needed, by the PDQ Integrative, Alternative, and Complementary Therapies
Editorial Board.

PMID: 26389314