Passive exposure to e-cigarette emissions: Immediate respiratory effects

The present work Passive exposure to e-cigarette emissions: Immediate respiratory effects examined the respiratory effects of passive exposure to electronic-cigarette (e-cigarette) emissions among 40 young, healthy nonsmokers using a cross-over experimental study design. Second-hand aerosols (SHA) were produced by human smokers using two resistance settings, 0.5 Ohm and 1.5 Ohms. Resonant frequency increased in the …

Voluntary home smoking ban in Italy

The study Voluntary home smoking ban: prevalence, trend and determinants in Italy, recently conducted by TackSHS Partners in Italy IRFMN and ISPO, aimed to investigate the trends of voluntary smoking bans in homes. Analysis of five national surveys showed that about 61% of Italians adopted complete smoking bans in their homes. More than two out …

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