The efficacy and short-term effects of electronic cigarettes as a method for smoking cessation: a systematic review and a meta-analysis

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E-cigarettes are increasingly popular as smoking cessation aids. This review assessed the efficacy of e-cigarettes for smoking cessation as well as desire to smoke, withdrawal symptoms, and adverse events in adult smokers. A systematic review was conducted. Studies comparing e-cigarettes to other nicotine replacement therapies or placebo were included. Data… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00038-016-0786-z

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@article{Khoudigian2016TheEA, title={The efficacy and short-term effects of electronic cigarettes as a method for smoking cessation: a systematic review and a meta-analysis}, author={Shoghag Khoudigian and Tahira Devji and Lyubov Lytvyn and Kristen M. Campbell and Raewyn Janice Hopkins and Derek A. O’Reilly}, journal={International Journal of Public Health}, year={2016}, volume={61}, pages={257-267} }