Are electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDs) helping cigarette smokers quit? - A current evidence.

@article{Patil2019AreEN,
  title={Are electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDs) helping cigarette smokers quit? - A current evidence.},
  author={Shankargouda Patil and Gururaj Arakeri and Shekar Gowda Patil and Hosam Ali Baeshen and Thirumal A Raj and Sachin Chakradhar Sarode and Gargi S Sarode and Kamran Habib Awan and Ricardo Santiago Gomez and Peter A. Brennan},
  journal={Journal of oral pathology \& medicine : official publication of the International Association of Oral Pathologists and the American Academy of Oral Pathology},
  year={2019}
}
  • S. Patil, G. Arakeri, P. Brennan
  • Published 1 March 2020
  • Medicine
  • Journal of oral pathology & medicine : official publication of the International Association of Oral Pathologists and the American Academy of Oral Pathology
BACKGROUND Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and other electronic vaping devices are commonly used as a method to help tobacco smoking cessation. However, the data on their safety and efficacy is currently scarce. The aim of this review was to explore the role of e-cigarettes in tobacco cessation among tobacco users. TYPES OF STUDIES REVIEWED PubMed, EMBASE, Scopus, Web of Science and grey literature from January 1990 were searched up to and including September 2018. Two independent… 
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