Cannabis

Guide to information and research about cannabis use and health post-legalization.

Search current and ongoing cannabis research activities underway in Canada:

PubMed

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(Therapy/Narrow[filter] OR systematic[sb]) AND ((marijuana*[tiab] OR cannabis*[tiab] OR hash[tiab] OR weed[tiab] OR marihuana*[tiab] OR THC[tiab])) 

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CINAHL

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((TI marijuana* OR AB marijuana* OR TI cannabis* OR AB cannabis* OR TI hash OR AB hash OR TI weed OR AB weed OR TI marihuana* OR AB marihuana* OR TI thc OR AB thc) AND (PT “randomized controlled trial” OR ((TI randomized OR AB randomized) AND (TI controlled OR AB controlled) AND (TI trial OR AB trial)) OR TI systematic OR AB systematic))

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PsycINFO

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((TI marijuana* OR AB marijuana* OR TI cannabis* OR AB cannabis* OR TI hash OR AB hash OR TI weed OR AB weed OR TI marihuana* OR AB marihuana* OR TI thc OR AB thc) AND (((TI randomized OR AB randomized) AND (TI controlled OR AB controlled) AND (TI trial OR AB trial)) OR TI systematic OR AB systematic))

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Academic Search Premier

Medicinal search with Randomized Controlled Trial focus - Copy and paste this text into the Academic Search Premier main search box:

((TI marijuana* OR AB marijuana* OR TI cannabis* OR AB cannabis* OR TI hash OR AB hash OR TI weed OR AB weed OR TI marihuana* OR AB marihuana* OR TI thc OR AB thc) AND (((TI randomized OR AB randomized) AND (TI controlled OR AB controlled) AND (TI trial OR AB trial)) OR TI systematic OR AB systematic) AND (TI medic* OR AB medic* OR TI therap* OR AB therap* OR TI heal* OR AB heal*))

Medicinal search without Randomized Controlled Trial focus - Copy and paste this text into the Academic Search Premier main search box:

((TI marijuana* OR AB marijuana* OR TI cannabis* OR AB cannabis* OR TI hash OR AB hash OR TI weed OR AB weed OR TI marihuana* OR AB marihuana* OR TI thc OR AB thc) AND (TI medic* OR AB medic* OR TI therap* OR AB therap* OR TI heal* OR AB heal*))

Legal search with Randomized Controlled Trial focus - Copy and paste this text into the Academic Search Premier main search box:

((TI marijuana* OR AB marijuana* OR TI cannabis* OR AB cannabis* OR TI hash OR AB hash OR TI weed OR AB weed OR TI marihuana* OR AB marihuana* OR TI thc OR AB thc) AND (((TI randomized OR AB randomized) AND (TI controlled OR AB controlled) AND (TI trial OR AB trial)) OR TI systematic OR AB systematic) AND (TI legal* OR AB legal* OR TI legislat* OR AB legislat* OR TI law* OR AB law*) AND (canad* OR "british columbia" OR alberta OR saskatchewan OR manitoba OR ontario OR quebec OR "new brunswick" OR "nova scotia" OR pei OR "prince edward island" OR newfoundland OR labrador OR nwt OR "northwest territories" OR yukon OR nunavut))

Legal search without Randomized Controlled Trial focus - Copy and paste this text into the Academic Search Premier main search box:

((TI marijuana* OR AB marijuana* OR TI cannabis* OR AB cannabis* OR TI hash OR AB hash OR TI weed OR AB weed OR TI marihuana* OR AB marihuana* OR TI thc OR AB thc) AND (TI legal* OR AB legal* OR TI legislat* OR AB legislat* OR TI law* OR AB law*) AND (canad* OR "british columbia" OR alberta OR saskatchewan OR manitoba OR ontario OR quebec OR "new brunswick" OR "nova scotia" OR pei OR "prince edward island" OR newfoundland OR labrador OR nwt OR "northwest territories" OR yukon OR nunavut))

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CanLII (The Canadian Legal Information Institute)

EMBASE

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((‘randomized controlled trial’:it OR (randomized:ti,ab AND controlled:ti,ab AND trial:ti,ab) OR systematic/de ) AND (marijuana*:ti,ab OR cannabis*:ti,ab OR hash:ti,ab OR weed:ti,ab OR marihuana*:ti,ab OR THC:ti,ab))

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