Association of the US Outbreak of Vaping-Associated Lung Injury With Perceived Harm of e-Cigarettes Compared With Cigarettes

JAMA Netw Open. 2020 Jun 1;3(6):e206981. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.6981.


This survey study assesses the perceptions of e-cigarettes among current smokers in England before and after the US outbreak of vaping-associated lung injury.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Cross-Sectional Studies
  • Disease Outbreaks / statistics & numerical data*
  • Female
  • Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice*
  • Humans
  • Lung Injury* / epidemiology
  • Lung Injury* / etiology
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Tobacco Products / adverse effects
  • Vaping* / adverse effects
  • Vaping* / epidemiology