Cannabidiol primer for healthcare professionals

Proc (Bayl Univ Med Cent). 2020 Jul 6;33(3):376-379. doi: 10.1080/08998280.2020.1775437. eCollection 2020 Jul.


Emerging research and clinical data are demonstrating potential benefits of cannabidiol for multiple medical conditions. This article gives healthcare providers information on cannabidiol and the endocannabinoid system as a foundation on which to build their medical knowledge as the risks and benefits of CBD in various diseases are further evaluated over time.

Keywords: Cannabinoids; endocannabinoid system; hemp; marijuana; phytocannabinoids.

Publication types

  • Review