publication . Article . 2018

prevalence and correlates of ends use among adults being treated for chronic lung disease

Meghan Moran; Shyam Biswal; Joanna Cohen; Robert Henderson; Janet Holbrook; Venkataramana Sidhaye; Robert Wise;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Mar 2018 Journal: Tobacco Induced Diseases, volume 16 (issn: 1617-9625, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: E.U. European Publishing
Abstract
Background Chronic lung disease such as asthma or COPD may be exacerbated by electronic nicotine device (ENDS) use. Despite this, little is known about the extent to which adults with chronic lung disease use ENDS and what factors are associated with use. Methods We analyzed data from the second wave of the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) study. The PATH study recruited 28,362 U.S. adults over the age of 18 using a multi-stage randomized sampling protocol. Our analysis was restricted to adults who reported being treated for COPD or asthma in the past 12 months (N=1,748). Among these individuals, we examined prevalence of ever and current ENDS ...
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free text keywords: Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health, Medicine (miscellaneous), Health(social science), Medicine, business.industry, business, Internal medicine, medicine.medical_specialty, Lung disease, Family medicine, WCTOH, Diseases of the respiratory system, RC705-779, Neoplasms. Tumors. Oncology. Including cancer and carcinogens, RC254-282
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publication . Article . 2018

prevalence and correlates of ends use among adults being treated for chronic lung disease

Meghan Moran; Shyam Biswal; Joanna Cohen; Robert Henderson; Janet Holbrook; Venkataramana Sidhaye; Robert Wise;