Electronic cigarette and CVD effect
What is it about?
This is a commentary about the use of E-cigarettes which is is increasing and pushed by effective marketing by the tobacco industry. The effects of the cardiovascular system is not well known. A recent study showed that e-cigarette use was related to increased symptathetic Activity and oxidative stress, which again may be Associated With rised cardiovascular risk.
Why is it important?
There is no reason to believe that e-cigarettes are harmless. More high quality studies are needed.
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