Flashcards in E-cigarettes Deck (7)
Who was the E-cigarette study published by?
European Heart Journal
What was the overview of the study
Mice exposed to different amounts of vapour
Results suggested even 1 exposure inc heart rate, caused arteries to stiffen and damaged blood vessels in lungs and brain
What do Public Health England claim about e-cigarettes?
95% less harmful than smoking
Give an example of a person who suffered near fatal repercussions due to vaping
A British teenager from Nottingham suffered serious respiratory failure due to an allergic reaction to e-cigarettes which caused inflammation of lung tissue.
What is the age law on vaping and smoking?
Nobody U18 can vape or smoke, and it is also illegal to buy nicotine/vape products for U18's
How did you find out about this article?
From the University of Sheffield's Medical Twitter page