Author | Donald I. Abrams, MD

Articles

Using Medical Cannabis in an Oncology Practice

May 15, 2016

Many things can influence how a person will respond to the use of cannabis medicines. Past experience, “set and setting,” and even pharmacogenomics may all play a role. We recommend a self-titrated dosing regimen for the patient as the safest option, rather than attempting to prescribe an actual dose.

ONCOLOGY FORUM QUESTION

October 26, 2010

Rhetoric aside, initiatives such as comparative effectiveness and ACOs are designed to cut the costs of healthcare. Is there a way to effectively cut the cost of cancer care and maintain quality?