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Scientific and Medical Information on Electronic Cigarettes


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Indoor Air Quality Studies
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Comparison of the Effects of E-cigarette Vapor and Cigarette Smoke on Indoor Air Quality
http://informahealthcare.com/doi/abs/10.3109/08958378.2012.724728

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

Does e-cigarette consumption cause passive vaping?
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1600-0668.2012.00792.x/abstract

Electronic cigarettes: an evaluation of exposure to chemicals and fine particulate matter (PM)
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22913171

Characterization of chemicals released to the environment by electronic cigarettes use (ClearStream-AIR project): is passive vaping a reality?
http://clearstream.flavourart.it/site/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/CSA_ItaEng.pdf

Secondhand Exposure to Vapors From Electronic Cigarettes
http://ntr.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2013/12/10/ntr.ntt203.short

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Physiological Analyses regarding Ecigarette Use
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Acute impact of active and passive electronic cigarette smoking on serum cotinine and lung function
http://informahealthcare.com/doi/abs/10.3109/08958378.2012.758197

E-cigarette use and physiological effects
http://www.vapersclub.com/Eissenberg2ndstudy.pdf

Electronic cigarette smokers report decreased consumption, health improvements
http://www.cspnet.com/category-management-news-data/tobacco-news-data/articles/study-suggests-e-cigs-potential-cessation

Acute impact of active and passive electronic cigarette smoking on serum cotinine and lung function.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23363041

Carboxyhaemoglobin levels, health and lifestyle perceptions in smokers converting from tobacco cigarettes to electronic cigarettes
http://www.samj.org.za/index.php/samj/article/view/6887/5480

Comparison of the Cytotoxic Potential of Cigarette Smoke and Electronic Cigarette Vapour Extract on Cultured Myocardial Cells
http://www.mdpi.com/1660-4601/10/10/5146

Electronic cigarettes: effective nicotine delivery after acute administration.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22311962

Acute electronic cigarette use: nicotine delivery and subjective effects in regular users.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/23978909/

Polosa et al. The electronic-cigarette: Effects on desire to smoke, withdrawal symptoms and cognition
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0306460312000913

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Surveys and Behavioral Studies
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Electronic nicotine delivery systems: adult use and awareness of the ‘e-cigarette’ in the USA
http://tobaccocontrol.bmj.com/content/early/2011/10/27/tobaccocontrol-2011-050044.full

Perceived efficacy of e-cigarettes versus nicotine replacement therapy among successful e-cigarette users: a qualitative approach
http://www.ascpjournal.org/content/8/1/5/abstract

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

Effect of an electronic nicotine delivery device (e-Cigarette) on smoking reduction and cessation:a prospective 6-month pilot study
http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2458-11-786.pdf

Use of Emerging Tobacco Products in the United States
http://www.hindawi.com/journals/jeph/2012/989474/

Adolescent Males' Awareness of and Willingness to Try Electronic Cigarettes
http://www.jahonline.org/article/S1054-139X%2812%2900409-0/fulltext

Use of e-cigarettes in Great Britain among adults and young people (2013)
http://ash.org.uk/files/documents/ASH_891.pdf

Dawkins et al. Effect of an electronic nicotine delivery device (e-Cigarette) on smoking reduction and cessation: a prospective 6-month pilot study
http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/11/786

Electronic cigarettes (e-cigs): views of aficionados and clinical/public health perspectives
http://www.vapersclub.com/fouldssurvey.pdf

2011 Etter/Bullen Survey
http://www.vapersforum.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=3893&d=1306374831

Phillips Survey of e-cigarette users
http://tobaccoharmreduction.org/wpapers/011v1.pdf

Electronic cigarettes: A survey of users
http://www.biomedcentral.com/imedia/1440477701319135_article.pdf?random=19859

CASAA survey of e-cigarette users
https://www.surveymonkey.com/sr.aspx?sm=HrpzL8PN5cP366RWhWvCTjggiZM_2b8yQJHfwE9UXRNhE_3d

Effect of an e-cigarette on craving to smoke and withdrawl (Bullen)
http://www.healthnz.co.nz/2010%20Bullen%20ECig.pdf

NVC Survey of e-cigarette users
http://vapersinternational.org/wp-content/uploads/SurveyComparingSmokingwithVapingFinalVersion.pdf

University of Michigan Survey
(should be noted that the majotity of respondents to the poll had never heard of an e-cigarette and were prompted with misleading information before answering survey questions)
http://www.med.umich.edu/mott/npch/pdf/091310report.pdf

Interviews With “Vapers”: Implications for Future Research With Electronic Cigarettes (McQueen/Tower/Sumner)
http://ntr.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2011/05/12/ntr.ntr088.abstract?keytype=ref&ijkey=095WzUwnLNO6Er9

Electronic Cigarettes As A Smoking-Cessation Tool (Siegel)
http://www.ajpmonline.org/webfiles/images/journals/AMEPRE/AMEPRE3013.pdf

Tracking the Rise in Popularity of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems
http://www.cfah.org/hbns/archives/viewSupportDoc.cfm?supportingDocID=995

e-Cigarette Awareness, Use, and Harm Perceptions in US Adults
http://ajph.aphapublications.org/doi/pdf/10.2105/AJPH.2011.300526

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

Electronic cigarettes for smoking cessation: a randomised controlled trial
http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736%2813%2961842-5/fulltext

ASCEND: A Study of Smoking Cessation with Electronic Nicotine Devices
http://nihi.auckland.ac.nz/page/current-research/our-addiction-research/ascend-study-smoking-cessation-electronic-nicotine-devi

Smokers Who Try E-Cigarettes to Quit Smoking: Findings From a Multiethnic Study in Hawaii
http://ajph.aphapublications.org/doi/abs/10.2105/AJPH.2013.301453

Effectiveness and tolerability of electronic cigarette in real-life: a 24-month prospective observational study
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11739-013-0977-z

Trends in use of electronic nicotine delivery systems by adolescents
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0306460313002736

EffiCiency and Safety of an eLectronic cigAreTte (ECLAT) as tobacco cigarettes substitute: a prospective 12-month randomized control design study.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23826093

Pilot Investigation of Changes in Readiness and Confidence to Quit Smoking After E-cigarette Experimentation and 1 Week of Use
http://ntr.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2013/10/22/ntr.ntt138.abstract

The Use and Perception of Electronic Cigarettes and Snus among the U.S. Population
http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0079332

A longitudinal study of electronic cigarette users
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0306460313003304

Health-Related Effects Reported by Electronic Cigarette Users in Online Forums
http://www.jmir.org/2013/4/e59/

Electronic nicotine delivery systems: adult use and awareness of the ‘e-cigarette’ in the USA
http://www.sfata.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/Regan-et-al-E-cig-adult-use-Tob-Ctrl-19.full_.pdf

A Survey of Conventional Cigarette Smokers’ Experiences With e-Cigarettes
http://journal.publications.chestnet.org/article.aspx?articleID=1714565

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

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Liquid/Vapor Analyses
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Cytotoxicity evaluation of electronic cigarette vapor extract on cultured mammalian fibroblasts...
http://informahealthcare.com/doi/abs/10.3109/08958378.2013.793439

Analysis of refill liquids for electronic cigarettes
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/add.12235/pdf

TSNA levels in e-cigarettes vs. other tobacco products
http://www.vapersclub.com/TSNAchart.jpg

Analysis of e-cigarette vapor for nicotine and nicotine related impurities
http://vapersclub.com/TrehyElectronicCigaretteCartridgeAnalysis.pdf

Safety Report on the Ruyan E-cigarette Cartridge and Inhaled Aerosol
Study shows TSNA levels in vaporized nicotine liquid is below what would be considered carcinogenic.
http://www.healthnz.co.nz/RuyanCartridgeReport21-Oct-08.pdf

Njoy vapor study evaluating TSNA levels in Njoy e-cigs
http://www.vapersclub.com/NJOYvaporstudy.pdf

e-cigs.co.uk
http://www.e-cigs.co.uk/docs/E249A.pdf

InLife (Alliance Technologies)
http://truthaboutecigs.com/science/8.pdf
http://truthaboutecigs.com/science/9.pdf

Johnson Creek eLiquid analysis (NOTE: Link is currently dead.)
http://www.johnsoncreeksmokejuice.com/downloads/JCE_GCMS_Report.pdf

esmoke.net
http://www.esmoke.net/batch/090124/PGDrumGCFID.pdf (PG Raw Material)
http://www.esmoke.net/batch/090124/GLDrumGCFID.pdf (Glycerin Raw Material)
http://www.esmoke.net/batch/090124/090124-GCFID.pdf (GC/FID)
http://www.esmoke.net/batch/090124/090124-GCMS.pdf (GC/MS)

Totally Wicked/TECC
http://www.theelectroniccigarette.co.uk/images/pictures/documents/e-cartridges_toxicology_report.pdf

Gamucci
http://www.ecigaretteschoice.com/GamucciLabStudy.pdf

Instead
http://www.e-cig.org/pdfs/Instead-ELiquid-Report.pdf

NJOY
http://vapersclub.com/NJOYvaporstudy.pdf

Ruyan
http://www.healthnz.co.nz/RuyanCartr...t30-Oct-08.pdf

SuperSmoker
http://www.supersmokerjp.com/images/...anslatiion.pdf

Totally Wicked
http://www.vapersclub.com/TWlpdlabs.doc

Metal and Silicate Particles Including Nanoparticles Are Present in Electronic Cigarette Cartomizer Fluid and Aerosol
http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0057987

Nicotine levels in electronic cigarettes
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22529223

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FDA Preliminary Report
http://www.fda.gov/downloads/Drugs/ScienceResearch/UCM173250.pdf

Responses to FDA Preliminary Report:

Scientific Review of FDA Report
http://www.vapersclub.com/exponentreportnjoy.pdf

Prominent Doctors Specializing in Tobacco Harm Reduction Question FDA Study
http://www.standardnewswire.com/news/162574365.html

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Research Analyses
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Electronic nicotine delivery systems: a research agenda
http://tobaccocontrol.bmj.com/content/early/2011/03/17/tc.2010.042168

Electronic Cigarettes: What We Know So Far
http://www.uel.ac.uk/psychology/newsandevents/forthcomingevents/e-cigarettepubliclecture/

Peering through the mist: What does the chemistry of contaminants in electronic cigarettes tell us about health risks?
http://publichealth.drexel.edu/~/media/Files/publichealth/ms08.pdf

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Miscellaneous
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Propylene Glycol Studies
http://www.vapersclub.com/pg.php

Propylene Glycol Study
http://informahealthcare.com/doi/abs/10.3109/10408444.2013.792328

Non-clinical safety and pharmacokinetic evaluations of propylene glycol aerosol
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21683116

Research that Suggests No Long-term Harm from Nicotine Inhalation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8614291

Safety of Nicotine Polacrilex Gum Used by 3,094 Participants in the Lung Health Study
http://chestjournal.chestpubs.org/content/109/2/438.full.pdf

FDA Approval Package for Nicotrol Inhaler
http://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/nda/97/020714_nicotrol_toc.cfm

Preclinical safety evaluation of inhaled cyclosporine in propylene glycol.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18158714