A selective review of medical cannabis in cancer pain management.

@article{Blake2017ASR,
  title={A selective review of medical cannabis in cancer pain management.},
  author={Alexia Blake and Bo Angela Wan and Leila Malek and Carlo DeAngelis and Patrick L. Diaz and Nicholas Lao and Edward Chow and Shannon O’Hearn},
  journal={Annals of palliative medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={6 Suppl 2},
  pages={
          S215-S222
        }
}
Insufficient management of cancer-associated chronic and neuropathic pain adversely affects patient quality of life. Patients who do not respond well to opioid analgesics, or have severe side effects from the use of traditional analgesics are in need of alternative therapeutic op-tions. Anecdotal evidence suggests that medical cannabis has potential to effectively manage pain in this patient population. This review presents a selection of representative clinical studies, from small pilot… 

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