Palliative Podcasts: Medical Marijuana

This podcast is about the following JAGS special article:

Palliative Practice Pointers: Medical Marijuana Use in Older Adults
Joshua Briscoe MD David Casarett MD
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 18 April 2018, https://doi.org/10.1111/jgs.15346

Medical marijuana 
In the podcast below, Dr. Periyakoil, Associate Editor of the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society and  Prof. David Casarett discuss the use of medical marijuana to alleviate distressing symptoms in seriously ill patients.

Intended audience: Medical students, doctors-in-training and practice as well as inter-professional clinicians caring for seriously ill patients.
How to use this podcast: 
a. Read the Palliative Practice Pointer article in JAGS on Medical Marijuana.
b. Listen to this podcast for further discussion about the topic, to hear about real-life situations that highlights clinical nuances. You can listen on the browser (make sure computer speaker is on and the volume is turned up) or download it into your smartphone using iTunes or a comparable program.

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