Clinical trial for patients with terminal cancer

31 Jul 2015

The University of New South Wales is conducting clinical trails on the use of medicinal cannabis to improve the quality of life of people with terminal cancer.

This trial is supported by the NSW Government to develop a better understanding on how cannabis products can provide relief to these patients.

The two part trial goal  is to improve appetite and appetite-related symptoms during the patients final stages of life.

The trail is open to patients with advanced cancer and over the age of 18 years of age who meet specific criteria.

Enrolments of patients will take place at the Calvary Mater Newcastle Hospital.

Any enquiries email cannabistrial@doh.health.nsw.gov.au or Cannabis Trials, NSW Ministry of Health, Locked Mail Bag 961, North Sydney NSW  2059

For more information please visit the Clinical Trial for Patients with Terminal Cancer webpage.