This page contains guidance documents, consensus recommendations, protocols, reports, and practice standards pertaining to cannabis. These documents provide in-depth guidance towards Cannabis in Canada, and the use of medical cannabis in patients.
Why a distinct medical stream is necessary to support patients using cannabis for medical purposes
Journal of Cannabis Research. 2023
Costiniuk C… MacCallum CA et al.
Clinical Practice Guidelines for Cannabis and Cannabinoid-Based Medicines in the Management of Chronic Pain and Co-Occurring Conditions
Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research. 2023
Bell AD… MacCallum CA et al.
Consensus recommendations on dosing and administration of medical cannabis to treat chronic pain: results of a modified Delphi process
Journal of Cannabis Research. 2021
Bhaskar A… MacCallum CA et al.
Guidance in Authorizing Cannabis Products Within Primary Care
© 2021 The College of Family Physicians of Canada
Medical Management Protocol
Canadian clinical practice guidelines for the use of plant-based cannabis and cannabinoid-based products in the management of chronic non-cancer pain and co-occurring conditions: protocol for a systematic literature review
BMJ Open. 2020; 10:e036114
Cannabis for Medical Purposes (v3.1)
© 2021 College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia
NAS Cannabis Report
The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids: The Current State of Evidence and Recommendations for Research
The National Academies Press. 2017
NAS Cannabis Report Highlights
PMC Letter to CPSBC
Medicinal Cannabis: Concern with College Standard
BC Medical Journal. 2016
A Framework for the Legalization and Regulation of Cannabis in Canada
Government of Canada – Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation. 2016