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  1. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2018, 72, abstr. 030

    Comparisons of dependence on cigarettes and e-cigarettes: data from the path study

    KIM M.M.(1); SHIFFMAN S.(2); SEMBOWER M.(2)
    (1) RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC, USA; (2) PinneyAssociates, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    An Item-Response-Theory-based dependence scale, developed on PATH data, assesses e-cigarette dependence, and for the first time allows for direct comparison of dependence across products. Data were from adult established users of e-cigarettes (ECIG) and ...
  2. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2018, 72, abstr. 031

    Use patterns and tobacco use histories among users of diverse vapor products: cigalikes, tanks, and other vapor products

    KIM M.M.(1); SHIFFMAN S.(2); SEMBOWER M.(2)
    (1) RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC, USA; (2) PinneyAssociates, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    There are several types of vapor products, but little research has characterized differences in their use or users. We examined the differences in use and characteristics of users of cigalikes, tanks, and other, 'variant' vapor products in a ...
  3. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, ST 50 (also presented at TSRC 2017)

    Flavored e-cigarette use among U.S. adults: results from two national surveys

    SHIFFMAN S.(1,2); SEMBOWER M.(1); KIM M.(3); CURTIN G.(3)
    (1) PinneyAssociates, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A.; (2) University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A.; (3) RAI Services Co., Winston-Salem, NC, U.S.A.
    Flavored e-cigarettes have generated much controversy and interest. To examine flavored e-cigarette use among U.S. adults, we performed analyses of two national surveys. Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) provides a representative, ...
  4. CORESTA Meeting, Smoke Science/Product Technology, 2017, Kitzbühel, ST 51 (also presented at TSRC 2017)

    Variations in intensity of e-cigarette use, smoking history, and demographics among past-30-day e-cigarette users

    SHIFFMAN S.(1,2); SEMBOWER M.(1); KIM M.(2); CURTIN G.(2)
    (1) PinneyAssociates, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A.; (2) University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A.; (3) RAI Services Co., Winston-Salem, NC, U.S.A.
    Analyses that examine e-cigarette use often define "users" as those with any past-30-day use; this ignores substantial variations in use patterns, and leads to incorrect perceptions of e-cigarette users. We used data from a national sample of ...
  5. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2017, 71, abstr. 111 (also presented at CORESTA SSPT2017)

    Flavored e-cigarette use among U.S. adults: results from two national surveys

    KIM M.(1); SEMBOWER M.(2); SHIFFMAN S.(2); CURTIN G.M.(1)
    (1) RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC, USA; (2) Pinney Associates, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Flavored e-cigarette use among U.S. adults was examined, based on data from two national surveys. PATH provides a representative sample of 32,320 adults (1,575 current established e-cigarette users), surveyed in-person from September 2013 to December 2014 ...
  6. TSRC, Tob. Sci. Res. Conf., 2017, 71, abstr. 112 (also presented at CORESTA SSPT2017)

    Variations in intensity of e-cigarette use, smoking history, and demographics among past-30-day e-cigarette users

    SHIFFMAN S.(1); SEMBOWER M.(1); KIM M.(2); CURTIN G.M.(2)
    (1) Pinney Associates, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; (2) RAI Services Company, Winston-Salem, NC, USA
    Analyses examining e-cigarette use often define "users" as those with any past-30-day use, ignoring substantial variations in use patterns and leading to incorrect perceptions of users. We used data from a national sample of 153,019 U.S. adults ...