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considering cannabis-based treatments within the patients care pathway.
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Cannabis as Medicine
Recent YouGov polls indicate that over 1.4 million patients in the UK are currently consuming cannabis to help manage their diagnosed medical conditions with a further 6.7 million adult patients who would like to discuss cannabis-based treatment options with their healthcare teams.
Changes to UK law in November 2018 allow specialist doctors to prescribe cannabis-based medicinal products (CBMPs) under certain circumstances.
The Nurse’s Arm
On November 12th CPASS launched The Nurse’s Arm in founding partnership with former Health Minister and MP, Ann Keen RN at the Royal College of Nursing in London. With a vision to care, advocate, innovate and nurse, helping frontline healthcare professionals to make an impact on how cannabis-based medicinal products may feature in the future of healthcare in Britain.
Download resources on cannabis-based medicinal products, now available for patients and their medical teams.
Stay tuned for updates on our condition focused events coming soon.
CPASS are providing support, advocacy and education to patients and healthcare professionals considering cannabis treatments within the patient care pathway.
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THE PATIENT GUIDE
Defining the clinically appropriate prescription of medical cannabis
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