Oral health professionals should be able to identify signs and symptoms of use and possible abuse of cannabis and cannabis products.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the legal and recreational use of cannabis and cannabis products.
- Identify signs of cannabis use and abuse in dental patients.
- Consider possible negative drug interactions in cannabis users when administering local anesthetic or sedation.
This course was issued in August 2022 and expires August 2025. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.