Do electronic cigarettes impart a lower potential disease burden than conventional tobacco cigarettes? Review on E-cigarette vapor versus tobacco smoke.

@article{Oh2014DoEC,
  title={Do electronic cigarettes impart a lower potential disease burden than conventional tobacco cigarettes? Review on E-cigarette vapor versus tobacco smoke.},
  author={Anne Y Oh and A. Kacker},
  journal={The Laryngoscope},
  year={2014},
  volume={124 12},
  pages={
          2702-6
        }
}
  • Anne Y Oh, A. Kacker
  • Published 2014
  • Medicine
  • The Laryngoscope
  • OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS Development and utilization of electronic cigarettes (ECs) resulted from the search for healthier alternatives to conventional tobacco cigarettes (TCs) and the search for alternative methods for quitting TCs. This review compares the potential disease burden presented by TC smoke to that of EC vapor. METHODS Potential disease burden of EC vapor versus TC smoke was assessed by reviewing clinical studies that measured inhaled components. Chemicals and carcinogens produced… CONTINUE READING
    Drug Vaping: From the Dangers of Misuse to New Therapeutic Devices
    11
    Tobacco-specific nitrosamines: A literature review.
    13

    References

    Publications referenced by this paper.
    SHOWING 1-10 OF 45 REFERENCES
    Comparison of the effects of e-cigarette vapor and cigarette smoke on indoor air quality
    251
    Conventional and electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) have different smoking characteristics.
    168
    Acute electronic cigarette use: nicotine delivery and subjective effects in regular users
    187
    Electronic cigarettes: achieving a balanced perspective.
    117
    Acute effects of electronic and tobacco cigarette smoking on complete blood count.
    123