A Qualitative Mini-Study of Young Adults Who Use Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS)
Repository Posting Date2019-01-11T19:28:45Z
Author(s)Tremblay, Beth Muriel
Author DetailsBeth Muriel Tremblay, MSN, School of Nursing, Duquesne University, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationEpsilon Chapter
Level of EvidenceN/A
A focused ethnographic mini-study that explores the beliefs, values, and experiences of young adults who vape. Data were collected through interview with semi-structured question guide. Ten categories were identified and three patterns subsequently emerged; Feeling Shamed about Vaping, Uncertainty of Health Implications and, Positive Sensory Experiences. Further research is needed.