Medical cannabis for treating various symptoms in Switzerland

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) is designed to assess the efficacy, safety, cost-effectiveness and budgetary impact of therapy with cannabis as compared with placebo, no therapy or standard of care in patients with various symptoms (pain, spasticity, vomiting and nausea in cancer patients, unintended weight loss).

Last modification 30.04.2021

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