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Electronic cigarettes for smoking cessation

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Electronic cigarettes (ECs) are handheld electronic vaping devices which produce an aerosol formed by heating an e‐liquid. People who smoke report using ECs to stop or reduce smoking, but some organisations, advocacy groups and policymakers have discouraged this, citing lack of evidence of efficacy and safety. People who smoke, healthcare providers and regulators want to know if ECs can help people quit and if they are safe to use for this purpose. This review is an update of a...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Wadham College
Role:
Depositor, Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-9898-3049
McRobbie, H More by this author
Lindson, N More by this author
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Journal website
Volume:
2020
Issue:
10
Article number:
CD010216
Publication date:
2020-10-14
Acceptance date:
2020-09-25
DOI:
EISSN:
1469-493X
Pubs id:
1137835
Local pid:
pubs:1137835

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