Electronic nicotine delivery systems: adult use and awareness of the 'e-cigarette' in the USA.

@article{Regan2013ElectronicND,
  title={Electronic nicotine delivery systems: adult use and awareness of the 'e-cigarette' in the USA.},
  author={Annette K Regan and Gabbi R Promoff and Shanta Rishi Dube and Ren{\'e} A. Arrazola},
  journal={Tobacco control},
  year={2013},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={19-23}
}
BACKGROUND Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), also referred to as electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes, were introduced into the US market in 2007. Despite concerns regarding the long-term health impact of this product, there is little known about awareness and use of ENDS among adults in the USA. METHODS A consumer-based mail-in survey (ConsumerStyles) was completed by 10,587 adults (≥ 18 years) in 2009 and 10,328 adults in 2010. Data from these surveys were used to monitor… CONTINUE READING