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More than 1,100 webcasts and slide presentations, 3,500 e-posters and 4,000 abstracts from the Virtual Congress 2020 and are now available.

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2020; 55: Suppl. 65, abstract number.

The changing and challenging landscape of the global tobacco epidemic: from vaping to cannabis?

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Aims: To raise awareness among the respiratory health care community about the tobacco epidemic changing landscape and nicotine additive products evolution; to inform respiratory healthcare providers about cannabis health effects , from medicinal use to health hazards (focusing on lung health); to update the latest scientific findings and inform the respiratory health care community on the health effects of novel and emergent cannabis, tobacco and nicotine products; to raise awareness for the need to involve respiratory health care providers and researchers, the patients and the public on the cannabis legalization debate
Now it is not only about cigarettes: dual, triple, multiuse of nicotine and cannabis products. What to expect (focus on lung health)
C. Pisinger (Frederiksberg, Denmark)
What we know and what we do not know about cannabis health effects: a concern for lung health?
E. Burnham (Aurora, United States of America)
Behind the scenes. The public health concerns of marijuana legalization; from production to marketing and recreational use
S. Glantz (San Francisco, United States of America)