E-cigarette use and change in plans to quit cigarette smoking among adult smokers in the United States” Longitudinal findings from the PATH Study 2014-2019

11/3/21–In this study, U.S. nationally representative data was used to evaluate whether e-cigarette use by smokers initially not planning to ever quit is associated with change in plans to quit. Study results indicate that among adult daily cigarette smokers initially not planning to ever quit, subsequent daily e-cigarette use is associated with subsequent plans to quit smoking. Population-level research on e-cigarette use that is focused on smokers already motivated to quit may limit a complete evaluation of the smoker population. Read