A Critque of A World Health Organization-commisioned report and associated paper on e-cigarettes.

January 06, 2015

The World Health Organization (WHO) recently commissioned a report reviewing evidence on electronic cigarettes and making policy recommendations. A version of it was subsequently published as an academic paper. We identify important errors in the description and interpretation of the studies reviewed, and find many of its key conclusions misleading.

Read the the full paper at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/add.12730/pdf