Research and analysis

E-cigarettes and heated tobacco products: evidence review

Annual update of Public Health England’s e-cigarette evidence review by leading independent tobacco experts.


Evidence review of e-cigarettes and heated tobacco products 2018

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In the government’s Tobacco Control Plan for England, Public Health England (PHE) was asked to update its 2015 evidence review on e-cigarettes and other novel nicotine delivery systems annually until the end of the current Parliament in 2022.

PHE commissioned a group of leading tobacco control researchers from the UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies (UKCTAS) to produce this report, which underwent international peer review.

Published 6 February 2018
Last updated 2 March 2018 + show all updates
  1. Amended some references, and amended text relating to the Voke nicotine inhaler in full report.

  2. Added a list of the report's authors and a research citation to the executive summary.

  3. First published.