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Scandalous propaganda

Thursday, 5 December 2013  |  FlavourArt UK

 

The dirty tricks campaign against Ecigs is nothing new and they will all be exposed by the right and good people who care about the real issues of safeguarding public health and allowing freedom of choice.

 Below is a short extract from a report by Dr Konstantinos Farsalinos, a cardiologist, working as researcher at Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center in Athens-Greece and at Medical Imaging Research Center, University Hospital Gathuisberg in Leuven-Belgium. His main research interests are new modalities in cardiovascular imaging and he has received a scholarship from the Greek Society of Cardiology for research and education in this field.  He has studied the effects of smoking on subclinical cardiac dysfunction using new imaging techniques since 2010.

 

By Dr Farsalinos

Although my job is focused on science, it is with regret that I have to make a comment for a political issue. However, this issue is of major scientific and public health importance. Few days ago I received an email informing me that a letter was sent from a pharmaceutical company to all MEPs (through a PR company). They presented evidence from a study by Bullen and coworkers, in order to support that nicotine levels in e-cigarettes should be decreased to 12 mg/ml. The letter is presented in public for the first time below:

 You can read his full and damning report on the Ecigarette Research Advocates Group website.

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