Are e-cigarettes a safer alternative to smoking?

Wendy Preston, S. Ayre

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    Smokers appear to be using electronic cigarettes in attempts to quit but the products are currently unregulated. This article explores evidence regarding electronic nicotine delivery devices - usually known as e-cigarettes - and how this relates to clinical practice. It also discusses secondary care smoking cessation services in the light of NICE guidance
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)20-21
    JournalNursing times
    Issue number7
    Publication statusPublished - Feb 2014

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    • E-cigarettes
    • Smoking cessation
    • Vaping


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