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Tobacco smoking and the risk of atrial fibrillation: A systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective studies [FREE FULL TEXT]

The current meta-analysis suggests that smoking is associated with an increased risk of atrial fibrillation in a dose-dependent matter, but the association is weaker among former smokers compared to current smokers.
European Journal of Preventive Cardiology
added Jul 14, 2018 09:44

The more you smoke, the greater your risk of a heart rhythm disorder

The study found a 14% increase in the risk of atrial fibrillation for every ten cigarettes smoked per day. There was a linear dose-response relationship, meaning that the risk increased with each additional cigarette smoked. Compared to people who had n
added Jul 14, 2018 09:44
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[UK] Smokers are up to 45% more likely to suffer from deadly irregular heart beats, study finds

For every 10 cigarettes smoked a day, the risk of suffering from atrial fibrillation increases by 14 per cent, a study found today.... from Imperial College London, said:...'We found that smokers are at increased risk of atrial fibrillation, but the risk
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 12, 2018 15:09

Flavorings in Tobacco Products Induce Endothelial Cell Dysfunction [FREE FULL TEXT]

Our data suggest that short-term exposure of endothelial cells to flavoring compounds used in tobacco products have adverse effects on endothelial cell phenotype that may have relevance to cardiovascular toxicity.
Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology
added Jul 12, 2018 14:48

E-cigarette flavorings may damage blood vessels and heart

E-cigarette liquids sweetened with flavorings like clove and vanilla may damage cells in the blood vessels and heart even when they don’t contain nicotine, a small experiment suggests. Researchers examined what happened in lab tests when they exposed en
added Jul 12, 2018 14:47

E-cigarettes increase cardiovascular risk as much as cigarettes do

The usage of e-cigarettes containing nicotine has a significant impact on vascular functions claims new study. New research shows significant health risks of e-cigarettes with nicotine. The study revealed that smokers of e-cigarettes experienced the same
added Jul 11, 2018 13:40

EDITORIAL: A cautionary note on electronic cigarettes and vascular health

The study by Franzen and colleagues adds to the growing evidence that acute e-cigarette use impairs vascular function. The cardiovascular impact of acute e-cigarette use provides a cautionary note on the concept that e-cigarettes are lower risk tobacco pr
Vascular Medicine
added Jul 10, 2018 13:04

E-cigarettes and cigarettes worsen peripheral and central hemodynamics as well as arterial stiffness: A randomized, double-blinded pilot study [FREE FULL TEXT]

In addition to published studies, this is the first study that has observed the effects of using cigarettes, e-cigarettes with nicotine, or e-cigarettes without nicotine – the latter used as a control group. In the present study, we demonstrate acute cha
Vascular Medicine
added Jul 10, 2018 11:40

Nicotine Delivery Rate and Its Abuse Potential: Impact of Menthol

We propose a placebo-controlled study that will enroll male and female tobacco smokers menthol (n=35) and non-menthol (n=35) who will participate in five experimental sessions. subjects will be given an IV infusion of either saline or 1 mg nicotine at ra
Clinical (NIH and FDA)
added Jul 9, 2018 18:17

New study finds that e-cigarettes increase cardiovascular risk as much as cigarettes

Vascular Medicine, has brought new research to light on the significant health risks of e-cigarettes with nicotine. The study revealed that smokers of e-cigarettes experienced the same, if not higher level of cardiovascular elevation for prolonged periods
added Jul 9, 2018 15:59
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