It's tougher than it seems for doctors to prescribe cannabis

If you have been following the media debate on medicinal cannabis, it is easy to think that the drug is now a therapeutic option for doctors and their patients.

But is that actually the case?

Are there any useful guidelines for doctors? What paperwork is needed to prescribe the drug? Where do you get the drug from? And what is the evidence-base for its use?

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Australian Doctor sat down with David Allsop, associate professor of