IHE collaborates on research project looking at Cannabis and Arthritis
The IHE is part of a research team funded by Alberta Innovates to investigate how widespread cannabis use is among arthritis patients. Self-medication and a lack of solid evidence to guide cannabis use for these purposes can lead to substantial harm. The research team will develop and validate a decision tool to help guide cannabis use to inform patients and health professionals. Information is available in the following Folio article:
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John Sproule, Senior Policy Director, Institute of Health Economics,
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