Learning Resources

Current research into medical cannabis suggests applications across a wide variety of therapeutic areas. For more information regarding relevant areas, please see the links below:

 

Oncology

A user’s guide to cannabinoid therapies in oncology - Current Oncology

Cannabis and Cannabinoids (PDQ®)–Health Professional Version - National Cancer Institute

The current state and future perspectives of cannabinoids in cancer biology - NCBI

Cannabinoids in Glioblastoma Therapy: New Applications for Old Drugs - NCBI

Enhancing the Therapeutic Efficacy of Cancer Treatment With Cannabinoids - NCBI

 

Neurological Disorders

Cannabinoids in treatment-resistant epilepsy: A review - NCBI

Cannabinoids in late-onset Alzheimer's disease - NCBI

Cannabinoids: Medical implications - Annals of Medicine

The endocannabinoid system and its therapeutic exploitation in multiple sclerosis: Clues for other neuroinflammatory diseases - NCBI

The biomedical challenge of neurodegenerative disorders: an opportunity for cannabinoid-based therapies to improve on the poor current therapeutic outcomes - NCBI

 

Inflammatory Diseases

Cannabinoids, inflammation, and fibrosis - NCBI

Cannabinoids in the Management of Musculoskeletal or Rheumatic Diseases - NCBI

Endocannabinoids in arthritis: current views and perspective - NCBI

Cannabinoids as gastrointestinal anti-inflammatory drugs - NCBI

Cannabinoids for the treatment of rheumatic diseases - where do we stand? - NCBI

 

Pain

Medical cannabis - the Canadian perspective - NCBI

The effectiveness of cannabinoids in the management of chronic nonmalignant neuropathic pain: a systematic review - NCBI

Pharmacotherapeutic considerations for use of cannabinoids to relieve pain in patients with malignant diseases - NCBI

Including cannabinoids in the treatment of painful schwannomatosiss - Wiley

Peripherally restricted cannabinoid 1 receptor agonist as a novel analgesic in cancer-induced bone pain - NCBI