How to navigate the logistical labyrinth that is medicinal cannabis

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Medicolegal experts Kate Gill and Ruanne Brell present a quick guide.


For doctors trying to support patients, navigating medicinal cannabis prescribing pathways can be torturous. It is still up to individual practitioners to reconcile the clinical evidence, come to a view about its therapeutic appropriateness and complete the appropriate processes for accessing medicinal cannabis products. 

Since the downscheduling of medicinal cannabis in 2016 the process remains complex. There have only