Rapid rise highlights need to monitor nicotine exposure through e-cigarette liquid and prevent future poisonings
Atlanta, GA--(ENEWSPF)--April 3, 2014. The number of calls to poison centers involving e-cigarette liquids containing nicotine rose from one per month in September 2010 to 215 per month in February 2014, according to a CDC study published in today’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The number of calls per month involving conventional cigarettes did not show a similar increase during the same time period.
More than half (51.1 percent) of the calls to poison centers . . .