Cannabis use in the elderly - Pain and sleep
Tuesday December 01, 2020 from
Presenter

Mary-Ann Fitzcharles, Canada

Associate Professor

Division of Rheumatology

McGill University

Overview

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this workshop will focus particularly on medical cannabis use in the elderly, with focus on the evidence for effect and attention to risks that are prevalent in this age group, including cognitive, cardiovascular and mental health effects. The use of CBD will also be discussed

Objectives

As a result of attending this session, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the evidence for cannabis use in the elderly
  • Have knowledge of the risks for use
  • Counsel patients effectively

Lectures by Mary-Ann Fitzcharles


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