Vitamin E Acetate in Bronchoalveolar-Lavage Fluid Associated with EVALI

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Published: 2019

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Abstract Conclusion: Vitamin E acetate was associated with EVALI in a convenience sample of 51 patients in 16 states across the United States. (Funded by the National Cancer Institute and others.)

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None to date.

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New England Journal of Medicine

Authors:

Benjamin C. Blount, Ph.D., Mateusz P. Karwowski, M.D., M.P.H., Peter G. Shields, M.D., Maria Morel-Espinosa, Ph.D., Liza Valentin-Blasini, Ph.D., Michael Gardner, M.S., Martha Braselton, B.S., Christina R. Brosius, Kevin T. Caron, B.S.,  M.P.H., David Chambers, Ph.D., Joseph Corstvet, B.S., Elizabeth Cowan, Ph.D., et al.,  for the Lung Injury Response Laboratory Working Group*

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Benjamin C. Blount, Ph.D., Mateusz P. Karwowski, M.D., M.P.H., Peter G. Shields, M.D., Maria Morel-Espinosa, Ph.D., Liza Valentin-Blasini, Ph.D., Michael Gardner, M.S., Martha Braselton, B.S., Christina R. Brosius, Kevin T. Caron, B.S.,  M.P.H., David Chambers, Ph.D., Joseph Corstvet, B.S., Elizabeth Cowan, Ph.D., et al.,  for the Lung Injury Response Laboratory Working Group*. Vitamin E Acetate in Bronchoalveolar-Lavage Fluid Associated with EVALI. N Engl J Med 2019. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1916433