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

@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={S. Khoudigian and T. Devji and L. Lytvyn and K. Campbell and R. Hopkins and D. O'Reilly},
  journal={International Journal of Public Health},
  year={2016},
  volume={61},
  pages={257-267}
}
ObjectivesE-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.MethodsA systematic review was conducted. Studies comparing e-cigarettes to other nicotine replacement therapies or placebo were included. Data were pooled using meta-analysis.ResultsOf 569 articles, 5 were eligible. Study participants were more likely to stop… Expand
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