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21, Jan, 2015
E-cigarettes can help smokers to safely cut down or quit
Published in Nursing Standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain): 1987). Abstract The first Cochrane review of the emerging evidence on electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) suggests they can help smokers to stop or reduce their use of conventional cigarettes without serious adverse effects. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25605085

20, Jan, 2015
Electronic cigarettes and cannabis: an exploratory study. Etter, J-F.
Published in European Addiction Research. Abstract AIMS: To describe cannabis 'vaping' with electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) or electronic vaporizers (e-vaporizers). METHODS: Internet survey in 2013-2014. Participants were 11 people who 'vaped' cannabis with e-cigarettes and 44 people who vaped cannabis with e-vaporizers, enrolled online. RESULTS: Most...

14, Jan, 2015
Use of e-Cigarettes among Current Smokers: Associations among Reasons for Use, Quit Intentions, and Current Tobacco Use: Rutten, L.J., Blake, K.D., Aqunwamba, A.A., Grana, R.A., Wilson, P.M., Ebbert, J.O., Okamoto, J., and Leischow, S.J.
Published in Nicotine & Tobacco Research. Abstract INTRODUCTION: Research has documented growing availability and use of e-cigarettes in the U.S. over the last decade. METHODS: We conducted a national panel survey of current adult cigarette smokers to assess attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors relating to e-cigarette use in the U.S. (N=2254). RESULTS:...

14, Jan, 2015
Electronic cigarettes: reasons to be cautious: Furber, A.
Published in Thorax Tobacco remains the leading cause of preventable mortality, morbidity and of health inequalities in many countries, including the UK. Eighty thousand people die every year in England from smoking.1 Many more suffer terrible disability. Tobacco control remains a public health priority.2 Smoking still kills. In this context anything which...