|Titre :||Electronic cigarettes, quit attempts and smoking cessation: a 6-month follow-up (2017)|
|Auteurs :||A. PASQUEREAU ; R. GUIGNARD ; R. ANDLER ; V. NGUYEN-THANH|
|Type de document :||Article : Périodique|
|Dans :||Addiction (Vol.112, n°9, September 2017)|
|Article en page(s) :||1620-1628|
|Discipline :||EPI (Epidémiologie / Epidemiology)|
Thésaurus TOXIBASECIGARETTE ELECTRONIQUE ; SANTE PUBLIQUE ; SEVRAGE ; FUMEUR ; TABAC ; ETUDE LONGITUDINALE ; REDUCTION DE CONSOMMATION
Background and aims: There is conflicting evidence that use of e-cigarettes promotes cessation in regular smokers, but contrasting findings may be due to differing definitions of vaping. The aim was to assess whether regular use of e-cigarettes while smoking is associated with subsequent smoking cessation.
Design: Baseline internet survey with outcomes measured at 6-month follow-up.
Setting: All French metropolitan territory.
Participants: A total of 2057 smokers aged 15-85 years were recruited through an access panel and responded to a 6-month follow-up: 1805 exclusive tobacco smokers and 252 dual users (tobacco plus regular e-cigarette users) at baseline.
Measurements: The three outcomes assessed at 6 months were: a minimum 50% reduction in the number of cigarettes smoked per day, quit attempts of at least 7 days and smoking cessation of at least 7 days at the time of follow-up. Logistic regressions were performed to model the three outcomes according to regular e-cigarette use at baseline, adjusted for socio-economic variables and smoking behaviours.
Findings: Baseline dual users were more likely than baseline exclusive tobacco smokers to have halved cigarette consumption [25.9 versus 11.2%, P Conclusions: Among people who smoke, those also using an e-cigarette regularly are more likely to try to quit smoking and reduce their cigarette consumption during the next 6 months. It remains unclear whether regular e-cigarette users are also more likely to stop smoking.
|Domaine :||Tabac / Tobacco|
|Refs biblio. :||21|
|Affiliation :||Santé publique France, The National Public Health Agency, Saint Maurice Cedex, France|
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