publication . Article . Other literature type . 2018

Electronic cigarette use in New South Wales, Australia: reasons for use, place of purchase and use in enclosed and outdoor places

Laura Twyman; Christina Watts; Kathy Chapman; Scott C. Walsberger;
Open Access English
  • Published: 27 Aug 2018 Journal: Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health (issn: 1753-6405, eissn: 1326-0200, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Wiley
Abstract
Abstract Objective: To monitor patterns of use of e‐cigarettes to understand their potential impact on the New South Wales (NSW) population in Australia. Methods: A cross‐sectional online survey was carried out with a sample of adults in NSW in February 2016. Ever and past 30‐day use of e‐cigarettes, reasons for use, place of purchase and use within outdoor and enclosed public places were assessed along with sociodemographic characteristics. Results: Ever and past 30‐day use was reported by 13% and 4% of the sample, respectively. More than one‐third of participants did not purchase their own e‐cigarette (36.3%). The most frequently reported reason for using an e...
Subjects
free text keywords: electronic cigarettes; e‐cigarettes, electronic nicotine devices, ENDS, tobacco use, smoking cessation, Public aspects of medicine, RA1-1270, Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health, Medicine, business.industry, business, Electronic Cigarette Use, Family medicine, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine.medical_treatment
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2018

Electronic cigarette use in New South Wales, Australia: reasons for use, place of purchase and use in enclosed and outdoor places

Laura Twyman; Christina Watts; Kathy Chapman; Scott C. Walsberger;