This easy to read text covers key information on the cannabis plant, cannabinoids, the biological pathway for their action, and the quality requirements of modern medicines. It also takes a forward step to consider the perspectives of experienced health professionals, and insights from patients.
As an introductory text to the therapeutic use of cannabis, it is intended to stimulate discourse on the topic. Get people interested in learning more. Focus attention to advancing the quality use of this medicine. And, importantly, to separate therapeutic use from recreational.