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|Title||Patterns of Use of Medical Cannabis Among Israeli Cancer Patients: A Single Institution Experience.|
|Author(s)||Waissengrin B, Urban D, Leshem Y, Garty M, Wolf I.|
|Journal, Volume, Issue||J Pain Symptom Manage 2015;49(2):223-30.|
|Major outcome(s)||Cannabis use “is perceived as highly effective” by some patients with advanced cancer.|
CONTEXT: The use of the cannabis plant (Cannabis sativa L.) for the palliative treatment of cancer patients has been legalized in multiple jurisdictions including Israel. Yet, not much is currently known regarding the efficacy and patterns of use of cannabis in this setting. OBJECTIVES: To analyze the indications for the administration of cannabis among adult Israeli cancer patients and evaluate its efficacy.
|Participants||113 patients with cancer|
|Type of publication||Medical journal|
|Address of author(s)||Institute of Oncology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel.|