Welcome to homework assignment CPS 1.4 in the Cannabis for Pain seminar from Higher Learning LV. This seminar provides a review of recently published peer-reviewed scientific research on the topic of the potential medicinal efficacy of cannabis for pain. This assignment in particular focuses on a 2023 study that analyzed data collected from patients enrolled in the medical marijuana programs of a number of U.S. states.
When you complete this homework assignment, simply click the link at the bottom of the article to return to the master page for this seminar.
A January 2023 study entitled "Use of Cannabis and Other Pain Treatments Among Adults with Chronic Pain in U.S. States with Medical Cannabis Programs" that was published in the journal JAMA noted the lack of availability of "accurate estimates of cannabis use or its substitution in place of pain treatments among adults with chronic noncancer pain."