E-Cigarette Vaping Negatively Impacts Wound Healing

November 12, 2018 Tags: , , ,

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A recent study conducted by Boston Medical Center (BMC) concluded that e-cigarette vaping negatively affects skin wound healing, similar to the damage caused by traditional cigarette smoking. Based on these results, surgeons are recommending that their patients quit smoking, including e-cigarette vaping, several months before plastic surgery.

Read the article: https://medicalxpress.com/news/2018-10-e-cigarette-vaping-negatively-impacts-wound.html