Effectiveness and tolerability of electronic cigarette in real-life: a 24-month prospective observational study

@article{Polosa2013EffectivenessAT,
  title={Effectiveness and tolerability of electronic cigarette in real-life: a 24-month prospective observational study},
  author={Riccardo Polosa and Jaymin B. Morjaria and Pasquale Caponnetto and D. Campagna and Cristina Russo and Angela Alamo and Maria Domenica Amaradio and Alfredo Fisichella},
  journal={Internal and Emergency Medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={9},
  pages={537-546}
}
Electronic cigarettes (e-Cigarette) are battery-operated devices designed to vaporise nicotine that may aid smokers to quit or reduce their cigarette consumption. Research on e-Cigarettes is urgently needed to ensure that the decisions of regulators, healthcare providers and consumers are evidence based. Here we assessed long-term effectiveness and tolerability of e-Cigarette used in a ‘naturalistic’ setting. This prospective observational study evaluated smoking reduction/abstinence in smokers… 

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