Updated on January 21, 2020.
Medical content reviewed by Dr. Joseph Rosado, MD, M.B.A, Chief Medical Officer
Four years after medical marijuana became legal in Minnesota,
a new survey found 58% of primary care physicians in the state believe cannabis is a
“legitimate” treatment and 39% thought providers should offer
it to patients.
The study, published in the
journal BMC Family Practice, was small, including only 62 doctors.
they were not ready or did not want to answer patients’ questions about medical
cannabis. Many felt they needed more
information about the benefits and risks in order to advise patients more