Medicinal cannabis requires further clinical research and educational support

medicinal cannabis, clinical research, educational support, educate clinicians
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Dr Mark Ware, Chief Medical Officer at Canopy Growth, provides an overview of the research that already exists around medicinal cannabis and explains why there is a need to educate clinicians further

The medicinal cannabis industry is growing rapidly in the UK with new and established companies entering the market, all aiming to supply patients with new formulations of otherwise old medicine. However, despite regulations allowing for legal use of medicinal cannabis on November 1st, 2018, very few patients are able to access these medicines either privately or on the NHS.

There have been a small number of patients championing access to medicinal cannabis, such as Billy Caldwell and Alfie Dingley, both of whom are among the four who have managed

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