Use of electronic cigarettes among state tobacco cessation quitline callers.

@article{Vickerman2013UseOE,
  title={Use of electronic cigarettes among state tobacco cessation quitline callers.},
  author={Katrina A. Vickerman and Kelly M. Carpenter and Tamara Altman and Chelsea M Nash and Susan M Zbikowski},
  journal={Nicotine \& tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco},
  year={2013},
  volume={15 10},
  pages={
          1787-91
        }
}
  • K. Vickerman, K. Carpenter, S. Zbikowski
  • Published 1 October 2013
  • Medicine, Political Science
  • Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco
INTRODUCTION Little is known about the prevalence of electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) use among tobacco users who seek help from state tobacco quitlines, the reasons for its use, and whether e-cigarettes impact a user's ability to successfully quit tobacco. This study investigates these questions and describes differences among state quitline callers who used e-cigarettes for 1 month or more, used e-cigarettes for less than 1 month, or never tried e-cigarettes. METHODS Data on e-cigarette… 
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