2015 VAM: 2524 - E-cigarettes: What Do We Know?
This recording addresses the fact that many patients are switching to E-cigarettes as an alternative to smoking traditional cigarettes and/or using E-cigarettes as a smoking cessation tool. E-cigarettes are now a billion dollar industry and current trends suggest that they will out-sell traditional cigarettes by 2020.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™: 1.00
Credit must be claimed by June 30, 2017. Any credit request on or after July 1, 2017 will be subject to an administrative fee.
System requirements: Two most recent versions of Internet Explorer, Safari, Google Chrome, and Firefox
Allied Health Professionals
Upon completion of the activity, participants will be able to:
1. Describe mechanisms of e-cigarettes versus traditional cigarettes on airway/inflammatory responses
2. Describe toxicity and prevalence of e-cigarette use in the community in comparison to traditional cigarettes
3. Describe how e-cigarette products may target adolescents
- 1.25 AttendanceAttendance credit.
- 1.25 CECE credit.
- 1.25 CMECME credit.