Medical Cannabis eLearning

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Sapphire Institute for Medical Cannabis Education in Association with the Society of Cannabis Clinicians UK Chapter

We have put together an extensive learning platform which gives you all the tools you need to become confident in seeing patients who are prescribed medical cannabis.

  • Understand the role of endogenous and phytocannabinoids, and how they work to affect a range of bodily systems and symptoms
  • Appreciate how the absorption, distribution, metabolism and excretion of cannabinoids affect treatment choices and other medicines
  • Understand the evidence and practicalities for treating the following with medical cannabis:
    • Migraines & chronic headaches
    • Chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting
    • Chronic non-cancer pain
    • Anxiety disorders
    • Sleep disorders
    • Pain in inflammatory conditions

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Contributed by: Simon Erridge
Authored by: Sapphire Institute for Medical Cannabis Education
Licence: More information on licences
Last updated: 16 July 2020
First contributed: 16 July 2020
Audience access level: Full user


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