Clinical Update on the Medicinal Use of Marijuana

Clinical Update on the Medicinal Use of Marijuana

Identification: MSNJ2110
Issue: May-June 2021
Volume: Vol. 30/No. 3
Credits (Post Test and/or Evaluation Required)
Available until 06/30/2023
  • 1.30 - CH
  • 1.00 - Rx


Learning Outcome:
After completing this education activity, the learner will be able to discuss the need to incorporate marijuana into patient care plans and recognize how the drug interacts with other medications or treatment modalities.

Contact hours available until 6/30/23.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online NCPD evaluation.

Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:

The author(s), editor, editorial committee, content reviewers, and education director reported no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this nursing continuing professional development article.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:

No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:

This education activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN).

Anthony J Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nurses, Provider Number CEP 5387.

This article was reviewed and formatted for contact hour credit by Michele Boyd, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, AMSN Education Director.


Credits Available

Expired On: Jun 30, 2023

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Astrid Doktor
7/3/21 9:24 am

Very interesting.

Ivory Pedral
7/9/21 2:16 pm

Healthcare providers need education regarding the components of the cannabis plant, THC and CBD, and related pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of cannabinoid

Paula Alberts
7/18/21 11:26 am

A timely article, We need more updated articles on the usage of recreational drugs being used in our society.

Lucille Carmeli Lorea
8/18/21 12:47 am

more studies needed

Miriam Mburu
11/3/21 5:19 pm

I think it all depends

Elaine Spurlock
11/30/21 10:53 pm

I would love to have seen the interactions with other medications, safety and intervention in the different age groups. Nevertheless it was an interesting read.

Elizabeth Lyimo
3/24/22 9:33 pm

We need more studies on the long term effects

Helen Ciesla
4/2/22 9:21 am

Well researched article. However, the authors did not address the side effect of hyperemesis, especially in young adults with anxiety.

Sandra Slonosky
8/22/22 7:05 pm

Interesting article

Sheila Gale-Jacobson
8/24/22 11:47 am

Would like future article with updates and more is researched.

Saundra Bosfield
12/10/22 12:44 am

Very helpful information. Need more information like this because many patients are using marijuana. Thank you for the references 12/9/2022

Van Bellew
2/12/23 2:06 am

Much needed education for hospital setting!

Danielle Joslin
3/14/23 3:35 am

Wow! I didn't know. Very interesting information. Thank you for the read.