Data confirms that there is high certainty that nicotine electronic cigarettes increases quit rates compared to nicotine replacement therapy.
Polosa: "The main objective is to reduce the number of people smoking in a country. If I have to talk to the WHO people I would say: you need to implement this and you need to make sure that the monitoring is done correctly because you need to operate basing on results and not on emotions or ideology”
The CoEHAR Council (made up of 71 of the 95 members of the Center of Excellence of the University of Catania), meeting in an online session, reconfirmed their trust in…
In order to continue a positive collaboration with the partners, CoEHAR researchers organized the Annual Replica International Meeting which will be held at the Torre Biologica in Catania, Italy from 25th to 29th March.
The study marks the first of its kind, shedding light on a novel aspect of oral health among users of combustion-free nicotine products. These findings underscore the aesthetic benefits associated with ECs and HTPs use, signifying a significant departure from the well-known dental color implications of tobacco smoking. As patients increasingly prioritize aesthetics, evident in the growing prevalence of purely cosmetic dental procedures, and with smoking being a prevalent factor, this result serves as a compelling incentive to quit smoking.
A group of researchers from the University of Catania conducted a review on numerous available databases to assess the effectiveness of protocols using magnetic stimulation to treat gambling disorders. A…
On 19th January, in Hotel Palace Catania, there was a Kick-Off meeting held by CoEHAR, its Partners: ABF GmbH from Germany, PRATIA MTZ from Poland and supporting Parties such as…
The COEHAR founder, prof. Riccardo Polosa, in collaboration with experts from US (Floe Foxon, Ray S. Niaura, K. Michael Cummings, Michael Siegel and Neal Benowitz) published a commentary to analyze data and methodologies used to support the paper’s conclusions.
This study, strongly advocated by Prof. Riccardo Polosa, aims to investigate the consequences of the combined use of conventional cigarettes and electronic cigarettes on human health.
On the occasion of the 10 years since this first scientific milestone, today the ECLAT study published on PlosOne has over 100,000 views.