Recreational Cannabis Use in People with Diabetes

Effects of recreational cannabis use on persons living with diabetes

A rapid review to assess the effects of recreational cannabis use on metabolic factors and self-management behaviours in persons living with diabetes, aged 13 years and older.

Findings from this rapid review will enable Diabetes Canada to inform and guide best practices for the care of people with diabetes in Canada.

 

 

Commissioning Organization:

Diabetes Canada

 

Project Type:

Knowledge Synthesis

 

Project Status:

Completed

 

Funding:

Diabetes Canada

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) under the Strategy for Patient Oriented-Research (SPOR) initiative

Project Lead:

Caroline Porr PhD

Associate Professor, Faculty of Nursing, Health Sciences Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland

 

Andrea C. Tricco MSc, PhD

Director & Scientist, Knowledge Synthesis Team, Knowledge Translation Program, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital, Unity Health Toronto

Associate Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health & Institute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation, University of Toronto

Co-Director & Adjunct Associate Professor Queen’s Collaboration for Health Care Quality: A JBI Centre of Excellence

 

Project Team:

Faculty of Nursing, Health Sciences Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland

Knowledge Translation Program, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital, Unity Health Toronto

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Publications

Bajaj HS, Barnes T, Nagpal S, Tricco AC, Rios P, Porr C, Senior P, Huot C. Diabetes Canada Position Statement on Recreational Cannabis Use in Adults and Adolescents with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes. Can J Diabetes. 2019; In Press. doi: 10.1016/j.jcjd.2019.05.010 .