Dr. David Conn provided useful guidance in this presentation for clinicians on preventing the development of BZRA use disorder and optimally assessing and treating older individuals who have developed such a disorder. To watch the recording click here.

September 17-19, 2019 at the Beanfield Centre, Toronto. The Ontario Long Term Care Association and the Global Ageing Network invite you to take part in This is Long Term Care 2019: Transforming Aging Together. This event provides a unique platform to hear about cutting edge ideas from around the world, as well as existing best practice programs which can influence, impact or initiate change across borders.

This American website provides general guidance regarding approaching a variety of potentially sensitive subjects with older adults.  Last reviewed March 2019..

The authors attempted to present concise date on cannabis pharmacology related to THC and CBD including methods of administration and dosing recommendations.  9 pages. Last reviewed March 2019.

The authors sought to review the benefits and adverse events of cannabinoids through a review of twenty-eight databases from inception to April 2015. 18 pages. Last reviewed March 2019.

This report aimed to provide comprehensive review of the then current evidence regarding the health effects of using cannabis and cannabis-derived products.  468 pages. Last reviewed March 2019.

This article provides a review of epidemiological findings focusing on illicit drug use disorders and nonmedical use of prescription drugs in older adults 50 years and older. 20 pages. Last reviewed March 2019.

This review summarizes epidemiological literature on marijuana use among older adults. 14 pages. Last reviewed March 2019.

This edition of "in focus" investigates some of the highs and lows of cannabis use among older people.  6 pages. Last reviewed March 2019.

This resource from the Government of Canada is a summary of peer-reviewed literature and international reviews focused on the potential therapeutic uses and harmful effects of cannabis and cannabinoids. 266 pages. Last reviewed March 2019.

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