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A Randomized Trial of E-Cigarettes versus Nicotine Replacement Therapy
Background: E-cigarettes are commonly used in attempts to stop smoking, but evidence is limited regarding their effectiveness as compared with that of nicotine products approved as smoking-cessation treatments.
About One in Five Novice Vapers Buying Their First E-Cigarette in a Vape Shop Are Smoking Abstinent after Six Months
Background: E-cigarette use is rising with the majority of vapers purchasing their e-cigarettes in vape shops. We investigated the smoking/vaping trajectories and quit-smoking success rates of smokers deciding to start vaping for the first time and buying their e-cigarette in brick-and-mortar vape shops in Flanders.
Changes in the Frequency of Airway Infections in Smokers Who Switched To Vaping: Results of an Online Survey
Results: Among 941 responders, 29% reported no change in respiratory symptoms, 5% reported worsening, and 66% reported an improvement. Among qualitative comments, 232 elaborated on positive and 15 on negative experiences. Conclusion: The switch from smoking to vaping was associated with a reduced incidence of self-reported respiratory
E-cigarettes & Vaporisers
Summary The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP) supports the legalisation and regulation of nicotine-containing e-cigarettes and other vaporised nicotine products to facilitate their use as harm reduction tools.
E-cigarettes or vaping: is there any difference in perceptions of use and associated harm among the current users between a developed and a developing country?
Background: E-cigarettes or vaping are currently increasing in popularity among smokers globally. This study aims to compare e-cigarette users between a developed country and a developing country to identify similarities/differences regarding perceptions of use and associated harm.
Effects of electronic cigarette on platelet and vascular function after four months of use
Forty smokers without cardiovascular disease were randomized to smoke either conventional cigarettes or an electronic cigarette (nicotine concentration of 12 mg/ml). A
Harm Minimization and Tobacco Control: Reframing Societal Views of Nicotine Use to Rapidly Save Lives
Abstract: Inhalation of the toxic smoke produced by combusting tobacco products,primarily cigarettes, is the overwhelming cause of tobacco-related diseaseand death in the United States and globally.
Managing nicotine without smoke to save lives now: Evidence for harm minimization
Abstract Tobacco control has made strides in prevention and cessation, but deaths will not decline rapidly without massive behavior change.
Moderators of real‐world effectiveness of smoking cessation aids: a population study
Background and Aims - Understanding whether and how far smokers’ characteristics influence the effectiveness of treatment may be important for tailoring recommendations on cessation aids to those most likely to help the user achieve abstinence.
Prevalence of population smoking cessation by electronic cigarette use status in a national sample of recent smokers
Abstract-Introduction: Amid decreasing rates of cigarette smoking and a rise in e-cigarette use, there is a need to understand population patterns of use to inform tobacco control efforts and evaluate whether e-cigarettes may play a role in tobacco harm reduction.
Association between electronic cigarette use and smoking cessation in the European Union in 2017: analysis of a representative sample of 13 057 Europeans from 28 countries
To examine the association between electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) use and smoking cessation in the European Union (EU) in 2017 according to e-cigarette use frequency and smoking cessation duration.
E-cigarette usage is associated with increased past-12-month quit attempts and successful smoking cessation in two US population-based surveys
We examined past-12-month quit attempts and smoking cessation from 2006 to 2016 while accounting for demographic shifts in the US population.
E-cigarettes versus nicotine patches for perioperative smoking cessation: A pilot randomized trial
Cigarette smoking by surgical patients is associated with increased complications. E-cigarettes have emerged as a potential smoking cessation tool
E-cigarettes: Comparing the possible risks of increasing smoking initiation with the potential benefits of increasing smoking cessation
The public health community is divided regarding electronic cigarettes. Skeptics emphasize potential vaping-induced increases in smoking among children and possible health hazards for adults.
Health Benefits of Quitting Smoking for Seniors
Whether you've smoked for a year or 50, it is never too late to quit smoking. Health benefits for seniors that quit smoking can be seen almost immediately through a lower heart rate and improved lung function.
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