Tag Archives: Cohort studies

Duration of use of oral cannabis extract in a cohort of pediatric epilepsy patients.

Epilepsia. 2016 Nov 18. doi: 10.1111/epi.13617. [Epub ahead of print] Treat L1, Chapman KE1, Colborn KL2, Knupp KG1. Author information Abstract OBJECTIVE: Oral cannabis extracts (OCEs) are being used in the treatment of epilepsy with increasing rates in the United States following product legalization; however, no studies demonstrate clear efficacy. We evaluated the duration of use of OCEs as […]

Parental reporting of response to oral cannabis extracts for treatment of refractory epilepsy.

 2015 Apr 2;45:49-52. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2015.02.043. [Epub ahead of print] Press CA1, Knupp KG1, Chapman KE2. Author information Abstract OBJECTIVE: Oral cannabis extracts (OCEs) have been used in the treatment of epilepsy; however, no studies demonstrate clear efficacy. We report on a cohort of pediatric patients with epilepsy who were given OCE and followed in a single tertiary epilepsy center. METHODS: […]