Neurologists are facing increasing pressure from their patients to prescribe medicinal cannabis, despite little or no evidence to support its use in conditions such as MS. Newcastle neurologist Professor Jeannette Lechner-Scott says she is frequently asked about cannabis as an-add on therapy by patients with multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease and epilepsy. “It would be something ...
Neurologists under pressure to prescribe medicinal cannabis
By Tessa Hoffman
14 Jun 2018