Priority 26 from the Electronic Cigarettes PSP

UNCERTAINTY: What are the impacts of vaping on indoor and outdoor air quality, and how does this compare to other air pollutants?  (JLA PSP Priority 26)
Overall ranking 26
JLA question ID 0087/26
Explanatory note Not available for this PSP

Abidin, Najihah Zainol, et al. "Electronic cigarettes and indoor air quality: a review of studies using human volunteers." Reviews on environmental health 32.3 (2017): 235-244. (Few studies, and inconsistent evidence). Fernández, Esteve, et al. "Particulate matter from electronic cigarettes and conventional cigarettes: a systematic review and observational study." Current environmental health reports 2.4 (2015): 423-429. (literature review and an observational study. Not a meta analysis. )

Health Research Classification System category Generic health relevance
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples What are the short, medium and long term risks of vaping compared with Living in an environment with high levels of air pollution. ~ Secondhand vapor compared to clean air what are the differences?
Submitted by 1 x Healthcare Professionals, 9 x Patients
PSP information
PSP unique ID 0087
PSP name Electronic Cigarettes
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP. 52 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
Date of priority setting workshop 20 September 2019