The Lungs and Cannabis

CPD
40m

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Lecture Overview

Is inhalation an appropriate route of administration for medicinal cannabis? This session will explore the evidence on the relationship between smoking cannabis and respiratory diseases (COPD, lung cancer, and others).

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Portrait of John Serginson
John Serginson

John Serginson has been a nurse practitioner: respiratory care at the Caboolture Hospital since 2010. He completed his nurse practitioner master's degree at the University of Queensland (UQ) with clinical training at The Prince Charles Hospital. He is an adjunct lecturer in the UQ School of Nursing and Midwifery. With 29 years’ experience as a nurse (16 in respiratory care), his research interests include domiciliary oxygen, inhaled therapy and COPD models of care. See Educator Profile

Details
CPD40m of CPD
First Published25 October 2018
Updated25 October 2018
Expires
25 December 2020
Topics
Drugs
Medication Safety
Medications
Respiratory
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Addiction and Substance Abuse
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