NA1956 – Medical Marijuana: Legal, Clinical, and Ethical Issues

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Learning Objectives
Explain the difference between medical and recreational marijuana.
Present the difficulty in research for medical marijuana.
Compare and contrast the legal issues surrounding medical marijuana
List the ethical issues involved in the use or nonuse of medical marijuana and the guidance given by the Codes of Conduct for healthcare professionals.
Discuss an ethical decision making method regarding several cases involving medical marijuana.
Explain the most recent research regarding medical marijuana and the recommendations of its use in cancer, multiple sclerosis (MS), and epilepsy in the United States