Introduction to Medicinal Cannabis | 2nd Edition

About the book

This book is designed to be a comprehensive introduction to medicinal cannabis for health professionals as well as patients wanting to discover the therapeutical benefits of the cannabis plant.

  • Dr Towpik's personal experience in prescribing medicinal cannabis.

  • Cannabis plant, its classification, main components and history.

  • Endocannabinoid system and how it works in the human body.

  • Endocannabinoid deficiency syndrome theory.

  • Pharmacology and properties of THC, CBD, minor cannabinoids, terpenes and flavonoids.

  • Various clinical applications, current evidence and mechanisms of action.

  • Patients care, various treatment considerations, dosing, monitoring, application process in Australia.

  • Follow up patient management and monitoring.

In text references, allowing the reader to start their own research and further deepen the knowledge about medicinal cannabis

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Co-Founder and Medical Director

Dr. Teresa Towpik

Co-Founder and Medical Director

About the Educator

Dr. Teresa Towpik has been a General Practitioner in Australia since 1993 and an advocate of medicinal cannabis since the law was amended and cannabis was legalized for medicinal use. In 2016 she founded Medihuanna with the goal to educate medical practitioners to safely treat patients with medicinal cannabis. Since then, she has been studying the therapeutic properties of cannabis, how it works, and the potential applications in General Practice, especially in the management of chronic debilitating pain.

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