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"Vaping Cannabis; viable alternative or a load of hot air" is presented by Dr Joel Wren, and hosted by Dr Danial Schecter.
Activity ID: 232639
The activity describes a framework for prescribing vaporised medicinal cannabis safely and appropriately by outlining medicinal cannabis pharmacology, toxicology, legal and regulatory requirements, current evidence, recognised indications and approaches to monitoring patients using heated and inhaled cannabis.
1. Describe the pharmacotherapeutic principles behind the use of inhaled, vaporised medicinal cannabis including cannabis types, dosages, side effects and complete and relative contraindications
2. Explain the regulatory framework underlying safe and appropriate use of vaporised medicinal cannabis in general practice
3. Outline the role of vaporised medicinal cannabis in patients for whom rapid symptom relief is required
4. Summarise the difference between heated, vaporised cannabis and traditional smoked/combusted methods
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