The pulmonary effects of e-cigarettes
Time: 11:25 am - 11:40 am
Date: Thursday 3rd December
The lungs represent a vast interface between the outside world and the human body through which inhaled products can be absorbed. The risks posed by such inhalants have been considered by users, regulators, and researchers in attempts to quantify the risk and come up with sensible policy recommendations and advice on the relative risks and benefits.This discussion will review some of the evidence to date on the pulmonary effects of e-cigarettes.
- Prof Sanjay Agrawal Professor of Respiratory Science, Institute of Lung Health - University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Chair of the Tobacco Special Advisory Group, Royal College of Physicians