Effectiveness of E-Cigarettes Plus Counseling vs Only Counseling for Quitting Smoking

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What The Study Did: Researchers in this randomized clinical trial compared the effect on adults trying to quit smoking of using e-cigarettes plus individual counseling versus counseling alone.

Authors: Mark J. Eisenberg, M.D., M.P.H., of Jewish General Hospital in Montréal, Canada, is the corresponding author.

 

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(doi:10.1001/jama.2020.18889)

 

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