Research Links

One of the biggest misconceptions regarding e-cigarettes and vaping, is that there “hasn’t been enough research.” This is simply not the case, and below you will find a small collection of the hundreds of studies that have been done on e-cigarettes and their health and safety.

Dr. Keith Ablow’s E-Cig Study Has Dramatic Results – Predicts e-cigs could be “the most effective anti-tobacco tool we’ve known”
http://www.cspnet.com/news/tobacco/articles/dr-keith-ablows-e-cig-study-has-dramatic-results#.Uh5OSHLIKKs.twitter

Peering through the mist: What does the chemistry of contaminants in electronic cigarettes tell us about health risks
http://publichealth.drexel.edu/SiteData/docs/ms08/f90349264250e603/ms08.pdf

National Institute of Health’s Comparison of the effects of e-cigarette vapor and cigarette smoke on indoor air quality.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23033998

E-cigarette study hints at quit-aid potential
http://news.yahoo.com/e-cigarette-study-hints-quit-aid-potential-210528041.html

EffiCiency and Safety of an eLectronic cigAreTte (ECLAT) as Tobacco Cigarettes Substitute: A Prospective 12-Month Randomized Control Design Study
http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0066317

Evaluation of Electronic Cigarette Use (Vaping) Topography and Estimation of Liquid Consumption: Implications for Research Protocol Standards Definition and for Public Health Authorities’ Regulation
http://www.mdpi.com/1660-4601/10/6/2500

Cytotoxicity evaluation of electronic cigarette vapor extract on cultured mammalian fibroblasts (ClearStream-LIFE): comparison with tobacco cigarette smoke extract
http://informahealthcare.com/doi/abs/10.3109/08958378.2013.793439

‘Vaping’ profiles and preferences: an online survey of electronic cigarette users
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/add.12150/abstract

Levels of selected carcinogens and toxicants in vapour from electronic cigarettes
http://tobaccocontrol.bmj.com/content/early/2013/03/05/tobaccocontrol-2012-050859.short

Impact of an electronic cigarette on smoking reduction and cessation in schizophrenic smokers: a prospective 12-month pilot study.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23358230

E-cigarettes: harmless inhaled or exhaled – No second hand smoke
http://www.healthnz.co.nz/ECigsExhaledSmoke.htm

New Study: Smokeless Tobacco is NOT Associated with Pancreatic Cancer
http://rodutobaccotruth.blogspot.com/2011/02/new-study-smokeless-tobacco-is-not.html

Pfizer’s study on their nicotine inhaler product (Nicotrol). Discusses absorbtion rates and risks.
http://www.pfizer.com/sites/default/files/products/uspi_nicotrol_inhaler.pdf

Australian Pharmacist Volume 25 | Number 12 | December 2006 – Nicotine and nicotine replacement therapy – the facts
http://vape4lyfe.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/nicotine.pdf

Propylene glycol in e cigarettes might keep us healthy, says researchers
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20091104/propylene-glycol-in-e-cigarettes-might-keep-us-healthy-says-researchers.aspx?page=2