Medical Cannabis Use in Palliative Care: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines


( Last Updated : September 10, 2018)
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RB1257-000

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  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of medical cannabis products for symptom control in adult palliative care patients?

  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding medical cannabis products for symptom control in adult palliative care patients?


Key Message

Two systematic reviews (one with a meta-analysis), one non-randomized study, and two evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding medical cannabis products for symptom control in adult palliative care patients.