Cannabis Use for Cancer Patients
$3.00 | CEU Hours:1.00 | BeginningThis course is not approved by NBCC for NCC certification renewal. To renew your NCC certification, view our list of NBCC specific approved courses.
CEU Course Description
This short CEU course provides an overview of the use of Cannabis and its components as a treatment for people with cancer-related symptoms caused by the disease itself or its treatments.
Article Author: Donald Abrams, MD, and Nagi Kumar, PhD, RD, FADA
Exam writer: Patricia Hocking-Walker, M.S. (Psychology)
CEU Course Objectives
1. Enumerate the potential benefits of medicinal Cannabis for people living with cancer.
2. Investigate how Cannabis plays a role in immunity.
3. Describe how Cannabinoids may cause antitumor effects.