New Issue of EPSDT Care for Kids Examines the Vaping Crisis
What Health Care Providers Need to Know
The Winter 2019 issue of the Iowa EPSDT Care for Kids newsletter has been published. The issue is dedicated entirely to the public health crisis of vaping.
The feature article, “Putting an end to ENDS” by Michael D. Colburn, MD, MEd, FAAP, focuses on adolescent use of electronic nicotine delivery systems, or ENDS. ENDS include electronic cigarettes, electronic vaping devices, and pod systems. The article shows health care providers how to use a step-by-step counseling method to address the issue with their patients. It also provides examples of ENDS products, and the results of a state public health survey, Iowa Youth Vaping.
Read the article online here.