Rapid Review Quiz: Cannabis

Richard H. Sinert, DO; Helmi L. Lutsep, MD; Romesh Khardori, MD


August 24, 2022

From medical marijuana to recreational use, cannabis consumption is on the rise. Enrollment in medical cannabis programs increased approximately 4.5-fold from 2016 to 2020, and 1.2 million people in 2020 sought cannabis for chronic pain — the most common reason for the request. Although much research into cannabis-related health claims is ongoing, many findings thus far are unclear or contradictory. Given its increasing popularity, understanding the clinical significance of new research into cannabis is essential to providing patient care. Do you know the latest findings on cannabis and health concerns, including hospitalization impact, efficacy, and adverse events? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.


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