Research

Many of our visitors have been asking for recommended research to read and share with friends/family/physicians regarding medical cannabis in Iowa. Below is a short list we've compiled of scientific research, including a brief description of each. We will be expanding our recommended resources in the coming weeks, specifically to encompass each approved condition.

World Health Organizations: “Pre-review of Cannabis and Cannabis-related Substances” (2018)
National Academies of Science: “The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids” (2017)
“Prospective analysis of safety and efficacy of medical cannabis in large unselected population of patients with Cancer” (2018)
“Cannabis for the Management of Pain: Assessment of Safety Study (COMPASS)” (2015)
“Cannabinoid-Opioid Interaction in Chronic Pain” (2011)