Cough: A sudden, audible expulsion of air from the lungs through a partially closed glottis, preceded by inhalation. It is a protective response that serves to clear the trachea, bronchi, and/or lungs of irritants and secretions, or to prevent aspiration of foreign materials into the lungs.Antitussive Agents: Agents that suppress cough. They act centrally on the medullary cough center. EXPECTORANTS, also used in the treatment of cough, act locally.Respiratory Tract Infections: Invasion of the host RESPIRATORY SYSTEM by microorganisms, usually leading to pathological processes or diseases.Acute Disease: Disease having a short and relatively severe course.Anti-Bacterial Agents: Substances that reduce the growth or reproduction of BACTERIA.Physician's Practice Patterns: Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.Nonprescription Drugs: Medicines that can be sold legally without a DRUG PRESCRIPTION.Primary Health Care: Care which provides integrated, accessible health care services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal health care needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. (JAMA 1995;273(3):192)Drug Prescriptions: Directions written for the obtaining and use of DRUGS.Whooping Cough: A respiratory infection caused by BORDETELLA PERTUSSIS and characterized by paroxysmal coughing ending in a prolonged crowing intake of breath.General Practice: Patient-based medical care provided across age and gender or specialty boundaries.EuropeFamily Practice: A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.Decision Making: The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.Prospective Studies: Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic: Works about clinical trials that involve at least one test treatment and one control treatment, concurrent enrollment and follow-up of the test- and control-treated groups, and in which the treatments to be administered are selected by a random process, such as the use of a random-numbers table.Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.Capsaicin: An alkylamide found in CAPSICUM that acts at TRPV CATION CHANNELS.Citric Acid: A key intermediate in metabolism. It is an acid compound found in citrus fruits. The salts of citric acid (citrates) can be used as anticoagulants due to their calcium chelating ability.Codeine: An opioid analgesic related to MORPHINE but with less potent analgesic properties and mild sedative effects. It also acts centrally to suppress cough.Gastroesophageal Reflux: Retrograde flow of gastric juice (GASTRIC ACID) and/or duodenal contents (BILE ACIDS; PANCREATIC JUICE) into the distal ESOPHAGUS, commonly due to incompetence of the LOWER ESOPHAGEAL SPHINCTER.Heartburn: Substernal pain or burning sensation, usually associated with regurgitation of gastric juice into the esophagus.Sinusitis: Inflammation of the NASAL MUCOSA in one or more of the PARANASAL SINUSES.Proton Pump Inhibitors: Compounds that inhibit H(+)-K(+)-EXCHANGING ATPASE. They are used as ANTI-ULCER AGENTS and sometimes in place of HISTAMINE H2 ANTAGONISTS for GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX.Esophagus: The muscular membranous segment between the PHARYNX and the STOMACH in the UPPER GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT.Esophagitis: INFLAMMATION, acute or chronic, of the ESOPHAGUS caused by BACTERIA, chemicals, or TRAUMA.Evidence-Based Medicine: An approach of practicing medicine with the goal to improve and evaluate patient care. It requires the judicious integration of best research evidence with the patient's values to make decisions about medical care. This method is to help physicians make proper diagnosis, devise best testing plan, choose best treatment and methods of disease prevention, as well as develop guidelines for large groups of patients with the same disease. (from JAMA 296 (9), 2006)Bronchitis: Inflammation of the large airways in the lung including any part of the BRONCHI, from the PRIMARY BRONCHI to the TERTIARY BRONCHI.Practice Guidelines as Topic: Directions or principles presenting current or future rules of policy for assisting health care practitioners in patient care decisions regarding diagnosis, therapy, or related clinical circumstances. The guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by the convening of expert panels. The guidelines form a basis for the evaluation of all aspects of health care and delivery.PubMed: A bibliographic database that includes MEDLINE as its primary subset. It is produced by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), part of the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE. PubMed, which is searchable through NLM's Web site, also includes access to additional citations to selected life sciences journals not in MEDLINE, and links to other resources such as the full-text of articles at participating publishers' Web sites, NCBI's molecular biology databases, and PubMed Central.Periodicals as Topic: A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.BooksPublishing: "The business or profession of the commercial production and issuance of literature" (Webster's 3d). It includes the publisher, publication processes, editing and editors. Production may be by conventional printing methods or by electronic publishing.MEDLINE: The premier bibliographic database of the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE. MEDLINE® (MEDLARS Online) is the primary subset of PUBMED and can be searched on NLM's Web site in PubMed or the NLM Gateway. MEDLINE references are indexed with MEDICAL SUBJECT HEADINGS (MeSH).Common Cold: A catarrhal disorder of the upper respiratory tract, which may be viral or a mixed infection. It generally involves a runny nose, nasal congestion, and sneezing.Gastroparesis: Chronic delayed gastric emptying. Gastroparesis may be caused by motor dysfunction or paralysis of STOMACH muscles or may be associated with other systemic diseases such as DIABETES MELLITUS.Aprindine: A class Ib anti-arrhythmia agent used to manage ventricular and supraventricular arrhythmias.Hoarseness: An unnaturally deep or rough quality of voice.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Severity of Illness Index: Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A disorder with chronic or recurrent colonic symptoms without a clearcut etiology. This condition is characterized by chronic or recurrent ABDOMINAL PAIN, bloating, MUCUS in FECES, and an erratic disturbance of DEFECATION.Varicose Veins: Enlarged and tortuous VEINS.Guaifenesin: An expectorant that also has some muscle relaxing action. It is used in many cough preparations.Iodates: Inorganic salts of iodic acid (HIO3).Expectorants: Agents that increase mucous excretion. Mucolytic agents, that is drugs that liquefy mucous secretions, are also included here.Potassium Compounds: Inorganic compounds that contain potassium as an integral part of the molecule.Levorphanol: A narcotic analgesic that may be habit-forming. It is nearly as effective orally as by injection.Potassium Iodide: An inorganic compound that is used as a source of iodine in thyrotoxic crisis and in the preparation of thyrotoxic patients for thyroidectomy. (From Dorland, 27th ed)Bromhexine: A mucolytic agent used in the treatment of respiratory disorders associated with viscid or excessive mucus. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p744)Thebaine: A drug that is derived from opium, which contains from 0.3-1.5% thebaine depending on its origin. It produces strychnine-like convulsions rather than narcosis. It may be habit-forming and is a controlled substance (opiate) listed in the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21 Part 1308.12 (1985). (From Merck Index, 11th ed)Belgium
If the cough lasts a month or a year it may be chronic bronchitis. In addition to having a cough a fever may be present. Acute ... Acute bronchitis is also known as a chest cold. Acute bronchitis usually has a cough that lasts around three weeks. In more ... "Beta2-agonists for acute cough or a clinical diagnosis of acute bronchitis". The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (9): ... Treatment of acute bronchitis typically involves rest, paracetamol (acetaminophen), and NSAIDs to help with the fever. Cough ...
It is not known if over the counter cough medications are effective for treating an acute cough. Cough medicines are not ... Smith, SM; Schroeder, K; Fahey, T (24 November 2014). "Over-the-counter (OTC) medications for acute cough in children and ... The cough is usually mild compared to that accompanying influenza. While a cough and a fever indicate a higher likelihood of ... The average duration of cough is eighteen days and in some cases people develop a post-viral cough which can linger after the ...
It exists in acute and chronic forms. Signs and symptoms may include pain in chest, bones, or joints; cough; skin infections, ... Such symptoms include cough or pleuritic chest pain suggestive of pneumonia, bone or joint pain suggestive of osteomyelitis or ... In the subgroup of patients where an inoculating event was noted, the mean incubation period of acute melioidosis was 9 days ( ... 1989). "Acute suppurative parotitis caused by Pseudomonas pseudomallei in children". Journal of Infectious Diseases. 159 (4): ...
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Acute fatty liver of pregnancy: a confusing clinical entity. Hospital Phys 1999 *Sarria JC, Sinnott JT, Martin DH. An AIDS ... patient with fever and a cough. Infect In Med 1998; 15:1 *Larkin JA, Ubillos SS, Sinnott JT, Houston SH. Infection prophylaxis ...
Holzinger, F; Beck, S; Dini, L; Stöter, C; Heintze, C (16 May 2014). "The diagnosis and treatment of acute cough in adults". ...
A chronic cough is often the first symptom to develop. When it persists for more than three months each year for at least two ... An acute exacerbation of COPD is defined as increased shortness of breath, increased sputum production, a change in the color ... Vigorous coughing may lead to rib fractures or a brief loss of consciousness. Those with COPD often have a history of "common ... Both types of agent appear to reduce the risk of acute exacerbations by 15-25%. While both may be used at the same time, any ...
Individuals with acute HP typically develop symptoms 4-6 hours after exposure. Building insulation materials Insulation (list ... Other symptoms may include a dry cough, chest tightness, and difficult breathing. Individuals with chronic HP often experience ...
Evidence does not support its use for acute cough suppression in children or adults. In Europe it is not recommended as a cough ... Evidence does not support its use for acute cough suppression in children or adults. In Europe it is not recommended as a cough ... Schroeder, K.; Fahey, T. (2004-10-18). "Over-the-counter medications for acute cough in children and adults in ambulatory ... Paul, IM (February 2012). "Therapeutic options for acute cough due to upper respiratory infections in children". Lung. 190 (1 ...
Acute pharyngitis is the most common cause of a sore throat and, together with cough, it is diagnosed in more than 1.9 million ... It may be classified as acute or chronic. Acute pharyngitis may be catarrhal, purulent or ulcerative, depending on the ... "No evidence for the effectiveness of systemic corticosteroids in acute pharyngitis, community-acquired pneumonia and acute ... It is unclear if steroids are useful in acute pharyngitis, other than possibly in severe cases. About 7.5% of people have a ...
... cough, haemoptysis, slight fever. Acute diffuse bronchiolitis may also occur. An xray may show mottling of lungs or a shadow. ...
"Beta2-agonists for acute cough or a clinical diagnosis of acute bronchitis". The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (9): ... Beta2 agonists are sometimes used to relieve the cough associated with acute bronchitis. In a recent systematic review it was ... Acute bronchitis can be defined as acute bacterial or viral infection of the larger airways in healthy patients with no history ... While acute bronchitis often does not require antibiotic therapy, antibiotics can be given to patients with acute exacerbations ...
Coughing causes point tenderness in this area (McBurney's point), historically called Dunphy's sign. Acute appendicitis seems ... And acute appendicitis has been shown to occur antecedent to cancer in the colon and rectum. Several studies offer evidence ... Arnbjörnsson E (1982). "Acute appendicitis as a sign of a colorectal carcinoma". Journal of Surgical Oncology. 20 (1): 17-20. ... Wan, M. J.; Krahn, M.; Ungar, W. J.; Caku, E.; Sung, L.; Medina, L. S.; Doria, A. S. (2009). "Acute Appendicitis in Young ...
"The sputum color of patients with acute cough and no underlying chronic lung disease does not imply therapeutic consequences ... "Sputum color for diagnosis of a bacterial infection in patients with acute cough". Scand J Prim Health Care. 27 (2): 70-3. doi: ... Sputum /'spju.təm/ is mucus and is the name used for the coughed-up material (phlegm) from the lower airways (trachea and ... It is seen in cases of bronchiectasis, lung abscess, an advanced stage of bronchitis, or acute upper respiratory tract ...
In chronic HP, patients often lack a history of acute episodes. They have an insidious onset of cough, progressive dyspnea, ... In the acute form of HP, symptoms may develop 4-6 hours following heavy exposure to the provoking antigen. Symptoms include ... Acute HP is characterized by poorly formed noncaseating interstitial granulomas and mononuclear cell infiltration in a ... Symptoms are similar to the acute form of the disease, but are less severe and last longer. On chest radiographs, micronodular ...
... DAC is used to treat acute cough, mucus buildup and nasal congestion. Because this medicine contains codeine, it is ... Robitussin is a brand name and registered trademark for both over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription cough and cold medicines ... The brand name Robitussin is used for several formulations of cough and cold medicine that contain different active ingredients ... In the United States, cough formulations containing codeine are usually prescription-only, but the level of regulation can vary ...
"Beta2-agonists for acute cough or a clinical diagnosis of acute bronchitis". The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (9): ... acute. Acute bronchitis. chronic. COPD Chronic bronchitis. Acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis. Acute exacerbation of ... Acute bronchitis usually has a cough that lasts around three weeks. In more than 90% of cases the cause is a viral infection ... If the cough lasts a month or a year, it may become chronic bronchitis. In addition, a fever may be present. Acute bronchitis ...
Told the Kaiser that the King "was rapidly sinking." On 6 March 1910, the King was treated for "acute cardiac distress" (heart ... coughing from smoking cigars. ...
He had cough and fever on September 27, visited Fukui Health and Welfare Center, and diagnosed as pneumonia. Although a simple ... Suspected of having acute viral encephalitis, he was taken into the ICU of Shiga University of Medical Science Hospital and ... A woman in her 40s died after contracting the flu, although the immediate cause of death was acute heart failure and it has not ... His cause of death was acute pneumonia. November 1 The 41st death was a 30-year-old woman in Ukyō ward, Kyoto Prefecture. A 2- ...
Smith, SM; Schroeder, K; Fahey, T (23 January 2008). "Over-the-counter medications for acute cough in children and adults in ... A 2008 Cochrane Collaboration meta-analysis of over-the-counter medicines for acute cough in children and adults concluded that ... Guaifenesin is used to control cough and is sometimes combined with dextromethorphan, an antitussive (cough medicine), such as ... Single-ingredient formulations of guaifenesin are available, and it is also included in many other over-the-counter cough and ...
In 1889 he suffered from an acute and persistent cough and later contracted pleurisy. Rèche died during the night of 23 October ...
... bronchiseptica causes acute tracheobronchitis, which typically has a harsh, honking cough. Kennel cough can also be caused by ... Closely related to B. pertussis-the obligate human pathogen that causes pertussis (whooping cough); B. bronchiseptica can ... Role of canine parainfluenza virus and Bordetella bronchiseptica in kennel cough. Am J Vet Res 45(9): 1862-6. Burns, E. H., Jr ... the Causative Agent of Whooping Cough, Evolved from a Distinct, Human-Associated Lineage of B. bronchiseptica". PLoS Pathog. 1 ...
Antibiotics generally do not appear to be useful in the acute form. The acute form is common while the chronic form is not. The ... Laryngitis is inflammation of the larynx (voice box). Symptoms often include a hoarse voice and may include fever, cough, pain ... Laryngitis is categorised as acute if it lasts less than three weeks and chronic if symptoms last more than three weeks. Acute ... acute) Dilated blood vessels (acute) Thick, yet dry laryngal tissue (chronic) Stiff vocal folds Sticky secretions between the ...
Other acute causes of sciatica include coughing, muscular hypertension, and sneezing. Sciatic nerve injury occurs between 0.5% ...
Coughing almost always follows the initial spray. Subsequent breaths through the nose or mouth lead to ... Acute response. For individuals not previously exposed to OC effects, the general feelings after being sprayed can be ... "A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Treatment Regimens for Acute Pain for Topical Oleoresin Capsaicin (Pepper Spray) ... and coughing. The duration of its effects depends on the strength of the spray, but the average full effect lasts from 20 to ...
Pneumonia is the most common of the S. pneumoniae diseases which include symptoms such as fever and chills, cough, rapid ... These invasive pneumococcal diseases include bronchitis, rhinitis, acute sinusitis, otitis media, conjunctivitis, meningitis, ... "Penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in acute otitis media: risk factors, susceptibility patterns and antimicrobial ...
Stop use and ask doctor if cough lasts more than 7 days, comes back, or occurs with fever, rash, or persistent headache. These ... treating chronic sinusitis and acute bacterial infections, reducing snoring, and alleviating a blocked nose and sinus. We carry ... Guaifenesin is a common component of many cold and cough remedies that helps loosen and liquefy mucus. Guaifenesin is a safe ... Persistent or chronic cough such as occurs with smoking, asthma, chronic bronchitis, or emphysema. ...
A healthy, non-smoking 54 year old woman consults with a severe acute cough. It started two weeks ago with symptoms of a common ... Are the symptoms caused by a self limiting or serious illness? Acute cough (less than three weeks) is most commonly caused by ... Persisting paroxysms of cough, sometimes with vomiting, suggest whooping cough. Assess for less … ... Acute cough in adults. BMJ 2010; 340 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c574 (Published 12 February 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010; ...
... on an antimicrobial prescribing strategy for acute cough associated with an upper respiratory tract infection or acute ... This guideline sets out an antimicrobial prescribing strategy for acute cough associated with an upper respiratory tract ... For treating coughs associated with other lower respiratory tract infections, see our web page on respiratory conditions. ... infection or acute bronchitis in adults, young people and children. It aims to limit antibiotic use and reduce antibiotic ...
... on an antimicrobial prescribing strategy for acute cough associated with an upper respiratory tract infection or acute ... Acute cough associated with acute bronchitis. 1.1.9 Do not routinely offer an antibiotic to treat an acute cough associated ... Acute cough associated with an upper respiratory tract infection 1.1.8 Do not offer an antibiotic to treat an acute cough ... 1.1 Managing acute cough 1.1.1 Be aware that an acute cough:. ... 1.1.11 For adults with an acute cough associated with acute ...
What causes a cough?. Cough is divided into three different categories based on how long a person is coughing. An acute cough ... The assessment of quality of life in acute cough with the Leicester Cough Questionnaire (LCQ-acute). Cough. 2011;7(1):4.. 10. ... 3-5 Cough is classified based on duration; an acute cough is defined as lasting less than 3 weeks, a subacute cough is defined ... Cough. 2007;3:8.. 25. Eccles R, Morris S, Jawad M. Lack of effect of codeine in the treatment of cough associated with acute ...
There are two types of coughs: acute and chronic. Learn the causes of chronic cough. ... Coughing helps your body heal or protect itself. ... Coughs can be either acute or chronic. Acute coughs begin ... Acute coughs are the kind you most often get with a cold, flu, or acute bronchitis. Chronic coughs last longer than 2 to 3 ... Cough (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research) Also in Spanish * What Is Cough? (National Heart, Lung, and Blood ...
Therapeutic options for acute cough due to upper respiratory infections in children.. Paul IM1. ... to treat acute cough due to URI. Published, well-designed, contemporary research supporting the efficacy of narcotics (codeine ... Cough due to upper respiratory tract infections (URIs) is one of the most frequent complaints encountered by pediatric health- ... is absent for URI-associated pediatric cough. Alternatively, honey and topically applied vapor rubs may be effective ...
Antibiotics are rarely effective for acute cough and are not indicated for acute cough from the common cold, acute bronchitis, ... Management of Acute Cough. Figure 1.. Algorithm for the management of acute cough in patients 15 years or older. (COPD = ... is accompanied by cough in up to 83 percent of persons5; the common cold is the most prevalent cause of acute cough6; and cough ... Summary of Recommendations for Managing Acute Cough in Adults. It should be established that the cough has been present for ...
A cough that lasts 3-8 weeks may go away by itself but it may also need treatment. If you have a three-week cough and you are ... A cough that lasts for 3-8 weeks is often caused by a cold or other lung infection that lasts longer than normal. ... Chronic Cough. Get Help. Cough lasting 3-8 weeks (Sub-Acute). A cough that lasts for 3-8 weeks is often caused by a cold or ... A cough that lasts 3-8 weeks may go away by itself but it may also need treatment. If you have a three-week cough and you are ...
... have little effect on tackling symptoms or aiding recovery in patients with discoloured phlegm caused by an acute cough. ... Antibiotic use questioned for acute coughs. 25 March, 2011 By The Press Association ... have little effect on tackling symptoms or aiding recovery in patients with discoloured phlegm caused by an acute cough. ...
Cough due to the common cold is probably the most common cause of acute cough. In a significant subset of patients with post ... The resultant sub-acute or chronic cough can be considered to be due to an upper airway cough syndrome, previously referred to ... PEACe: Ivy, Thyme and Cisti Extract (Phytus) Efficacy in Acute Cough (PEACe). The safety and scientific validity of this study ... Change in day cough score at end of study [ Time Frame: 4 nights (onset of trial Night 1 to Night 4) ]. A validated cough ...
Predicting the presence of bacterial pathogens in the airways of primary care patients with acute cough. Jolien Teepe, Berna D. ... Predicting the presence of bacterial pathogens in the airways of primary care patients with acute cough ... Predicting the presence of bacterial pathogens in the airways of primary care patients with acute cough ... Predicting the presence of bacterial pathogens in the airways of primary care patients with acute cough ...
Predicting the presence of bacterial pathogens in the airways of primary care patients with acute cough. Jolien Teepe, Berna D. ... Incidental chest radiographic findings in adult patients with acute cough. Ann Fam Med 2012;10:510-5. ... BACKGROUND: Bacterial testing of all patients who present with acute cough is not feasible in primary care. Furthermore, the ... METHODS: Through a European diagnostic study, we recruited 3104 adults with acute cough (≤ 28 days) in primary care settings. ...
Acute cough is one of the most common reasons for consulting. The proportion of European patients consulting in general ... Acute cough is a major reason for antibiotic prescribing in primary care, with many prescriptions resulting in no clinical ... Eligible patients were aged 18 and over who were consulting with an illness where an acute or worsened cough was the main or ... While this reflects the natural course of acute cough and the fact that it is managed almost exclusively in primary care, the ...
Patients with productive cough as result an acute URTI (i.e., cold or flu) or allergic cough in the last 10 day. ... Comparison Between Oxomemazine, Guaifenesin and Potassium Iodate Versus Guaifenesin Monotherapy in Acute Cough Treatment. The ... Reduction/improvement of cough symptoms [ Time Frame: DAY 7 ]. The reduction of cough symptoms will be evaluated by comparative ... guaifenesin and potassium iodate is superior than guaifenesin monotherapy in acute cough treatment. ...
Antibiotic prescribing for discoloured sputum in acute cough/lower respiratory tract infection. C.C. Butler, M.J. Kelly, K. ... Adults with acute cough/LRTI presenting in primary care settings with discoloured sputum were prescribed antibiotics more often ... Antibiotic prescribing for discoloured sputum in acute cough/lower respiratory tract infection ... Antibiotic prescribing for discoloured sputum in acute cough/lower respiratory tract infection ...
Systematic review of randomised controlled trials of over the counter cough medicines for acute cough in adults. BMJ 2002;324( ... Most studies examined codeines usefulness in patients with chronic cough and did not examine its effectiveness for acute cough ... Should we advise parents to administer over the counter cough medicines for acute cough? Systematic review of randomised ... Codeine for acute cough in children Message Subject (Your Name) has sent you a message from The College of Family Physicians of ...
Cough and wheezing are the predominant symptoms of acute bronchitis. Hitherto, the evaluation of respiratory symptoms was ... The parameters cough frequency, cough characteristics, influence of coughing on sleep of the child, and influence of coughing ... cough wheezing acute bronchitis acoustic long-term recording time course Abbreviations. PAC-QoL. Parent-proxy Childrens Acute ... To address the impact of cough on the patients quality of life we used the Parent-proxy Childrens Acute Cough-specific ...
Acute cough is a common and troublesome symptom in children and adults suffering from acute upper respiratory tract infection ( ... To assess the effects of oral OTC cough preparations for acute cough in children and adults in community settings. ... comparing oral OTC cough preparations with placebo in children and adults suffering from acute cough in community settings. We ... Over-the-counter (OTC) medications for acute cough in children and adults in community settings. Review question ...
Acute cough is a common reason for people to use over the counter medicines but do these medicines work? Susan Smith from the ... Podcast: Over-the-counter (OTC) medications for acute cough in children and adults in community settings. ...
Cough can be designated as acute (<3 weeks in duration), prolonged acute cough (3 to 8 weeks in duration) or chronic (> 8 weeks ... prolonged acute cough in a cough guideline allows a period of natural resolution to occur before further ... Cough is one of the most common symptoms that patients bring to the attention of primary care clinicians. ... The difficult coughing child: prolonged acute cough in children Cough is one of the most common symptoms that patients bring to ...
Antibiotic prescribing for discoloured sputum in acute cough/lower respiratory tract infection ... Treatment of acute cough/lower respiratory tract infection by antibiotic class and associated outcomes: a 13 European country ... Antibiotic prescribing for adults with acute cough/lower respiratory tract infection: congruence with guidelines. European ... Antibiotic prescribing for discoloured sputum in acute cough/lower respiratory tract infection. Butler, C.C.; Kelly, M.J.; Hood ...
A new tool for predicting the course of an acute cough in primary care could help reduce antibiotic prescriptions, researchers ... The newly developed RISSC85 tool outperforms other tools for predicting the outcome of acute cough, which could be useful for ... New tool better at predicting the prognosis of acute cough, study finds. ... looked at data from a European database for just over 2,600 patients who had presented to primary care with an acute cough. ...
Fainting, cough syncope and acute aspiration pneumonia may develop (PMID 24101960) ... Fr: toux explosive). Violent, explosive coughing is electively seen in the peri- or intraoperative period with induction of ... Fr: toux explosive). Violent, explosive coughing is electively seen in the peri- or intraoperative period with induction of ...
In 2810 patients consulting with acute cough in 12 European countries, general practitioners (GPs) recorded whether they ... In 2810 patients consulting with acute cough in 12 European countries, general practitioners (GPs) recorded whether they ... Diagnosing pneumonia in patients with acute cough: clinical judgment compared to chest radiography ... Diagnosing pneumonia in patients with acute cough: clinical judgment compared to chest radiography ...
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- Persistent bacterial bronchitis typically occurs when an initial dry acute cough due to a viral infection becomes a prolonged wet cough remaining long after the febrile illness has resolved. (doccheck.com)
- Pertussis (whooping cough) is an important cause of persistent cough, even in fully vaccinated individuals, where risk of pertussis increases with time since vaccination. (bmj.com)
- 1 Several previous studies have investigated incidence and clinical characteristics of pertussis in adults with persistent cough, including a recent study in New Zealand (2 weeks cough duration or greater, n=156 adults) in which 7% adults had laboratory-confirmed pertussis. (bmj.com)
- Persistent coughing, in turn, causes chest pain. (healthline.com)
- Excess mucus production can also trigger a persistent cough, which can lead to chest soreness or chest pain. (healthline.com)
- If you have a history of smoking and develop a persistent cough with chest pain, see a doctor. (healthline.com)
- The most common symptoms of chronic bronchitis are worsening shortness of breath, and gradually a persistent or repeated productive cough, wheezing. (palyamotorozas.com)
- A persistent cough in adults may be caused by a condition such as rhinitis or asthma, or by a prescribed medicine such as an angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE)-inhibitor, which treats heart disease, or by smoking. (hse.ie)
- In children, a persistent cough may indicate a more serious respiratory tract infection such as whooping cough. (hse.ie)
- Some prescribed medicines can also cause a persistent cough (for example, angiotensin-converting enzyme [ACE]-inhibitors, which are medicines for treating high blood pressure or heart failure). (hse.ie)
- First of all there is a persistent, expectorating, dry or wet cough which is very frustrating for the patient, dyspnea or shortness of breath, fatigue, mild fever and mild chest pains.The breath sounds are also very important for the diagnosis. (whatisbronchitis.info)
- If the symptoms lasts for more than six months it is recommended that the doctor makes the necessary examination to find the cause of the persistent coughing, because it can be asthma or TB. (whatisbronchitis.info)
- Chronic coughs are persistent. (emedicinehealth.com)
- Chronic cough is a persistent cough that won't go away. (emedicinehealth.com)
- What Are Acute and Chronic (Persistent) Coughs? (emedicinehealth.com)
- The signs and symptoms of a chronic or persistent cough can be hard for doctors to evaluate because many causes of this type of cough have overlapping signs and symptoms. (emedicinehealth.com)
- If a person has a chronic lung disease such as asthma or COPD ( chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ) such as, emphysema, or chronic bronchitis , they may have a persistent cough or a cough that worsens with certain locations or activities. (emedicinehealth.com)
- Bronchitis is an inflammation of the bronchi (lung airways), resulting in persistent cough that produces consideration quantities of sputum (phlegm). (bronchitismedicine.info)
- Natural Bronchitis Remedy that treats persistent cough. (symptomsbronchitis.info)
- My mother 65yrs old had complaining sever persistent sore throat/throat inflammation with marked dryness and burning in throat, dry cough, pain during Swallowing, feels like pricki. (abchomeopathy.com)
- Non-specific cough suppressant therapy offers little benefit in managing persistent cough. (mja.com.au)
- CICADA (Cough in Children and Adults: Diagnosis and Assessment) is a clinical guideline for the assessment and management of persistent cough in children and adults. (mja.com.au)
- 5 The activity of the brainstem circuitry can be tonically enhanced by persistent peripheral sensory nerve input, such that it becomes hyper-responsive to additional input from cough fibres (central sensitisation). (mja.com.au)
- 1.1.2 For children under 5 with an acute cough and fever, follow the NICE guideline on fever in under 5s: assessment and initial management . (nice.org.uk)
- Treatments may include antibiotics (if it's caused by bacteria), cough medicine, and drugs that help with fever and pain. (webmd.com)
- 1) Acute Cough PLUS fever is worrisome. (diagnosisdude.com)
- But we can't order a CXR on everyone with cough and fever. (diagnosisdude.com)
- Pulmonary Embolus isn't listed in the differential since it doesn't really present with a prominent cough, but can certainly cause DOE & a low-grade fever. (diagnosisdude.com)
- Acute Cough + Fever + normal CXR = Virus. (diagnosisdude.com)
- Acute cough and fever is a sample topic from the Diagnosaurus . (unboundmedicine.com)
- Zeiger, Roni F.. "Acute Cough and Fever. (unboundmedicine.com)
- Medicine Central , im.unboundmedicine.com/medicine/view/Diagnosaurus/115052/all/Acute_cough_and_fever. (unboundmedicine.com)
- If you suffer from the following symptoms: cough, fever, sore throat, mucus production, wheezing you have all the chances to develop acute bronchitis . (bronchitiscough.info)
- To ease cough and dryness one can take pain relievers, fever reducing medications, cough suppressants and humid air. (acutebronchitis.info)
- Fever may also characterize acute bronchitis , but it is usually just a mild one. (acutebronchitis.info)
- An acute cough can also be caused by hay fever . (medicalnewstoday.com)
- Typical symptoms include a productive cough with foul-smelling phlegm, fever, chills and possibly weight loss. (livestrong.com)
- People suffering from acute bronchitis have the following symptoms, constant coughing with mucus, excessive fatigue, shortness of breath, chest pain, low fever, vibration felt when breathing, and sometimes a cold feeling. (bronchitisremedies.info)
- Chronic bronchitis , also known as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD, may include fever, nasal congestion, and a hacking cough that can linger for months at a time. (acutebronchitis.info)
- Besides couching, if you suffer from acute bronchitis you may also have a sore throat, chest pains, fever, always be tired and you may also have problems breathing. (bronchitisremedies.info)
- The first symptoms in Bronchitis are dry cough which turns into a wet one, fever, fatigue and headaches. (whatisbronchitis.info)
- Acute bronchitis is a very common respiratory disease that generates symptoms such as mucus-producing cough, chest discomfort and pain, difficult and shallow breathing, wheezing and fever. (bronchitismedicine.info)
- Sometimes, these manifestations of acute bronchitis can be accompanied by mild or moderate fever. (phpbb8.de)
- There was discovered an interesting fact, and this is that no statistical difference in days of cough, days of daytime cough, days of nighttime cough, productive cough at a follow-up visit, days of fever, purulent sputum at follow-up, sore throat or lower respiratory infections was observed in the next six months. (phpbb8.de)
- Acute Febrile Illness (AFI) surveillance systems are typically used to better understand common causes of fever. (cdc.gov)
- wheezing, coughing, shortness of breath are the symptoms of asthma but when it comes to bronchial asthma there are some other important symptoms you can find that is an asthma attack, mild fever make asthma symptoms worse. (answers.com)
- Black fever - Acute infection with high temperature and dark red skin lesions and high mortality rate. (google.com)
- When the aforementioned symptoms, the coughing and the fever persist, the patient must refer to a physician for a visit. (zana.com)
- If coughing and fever persist for longer 3-4 days, and the aforementioned medication has not been utile, then one must visit the doctor. (zana.com)
- fever and coughing are more exhaustive, the patient becomes pale and perspires, has reddened eyes and sometimes, lips. (zana.com)
- Treatment of acute bronchitis typically involves rest, paracetamol (acetaminophen), and NSAIDs to help with the fever. (wikipedia.org)
- In addition to having a cough a fever may be present. (wikipedia.org)
- The American College of Chest Physicians' clinical guidelines recommend that patients presenting with cough be divided into children (those younger than 15 years of age) and adults. (uspharmacist.com)
- The American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) recently published evidence-based guidelines for diagnosing and treating acute cough (less than three weeks in duration), subacute cough (three to eight weeks in duration), and chronic cough (more than eight weeks in duration) in adults and chronic cough in children. (aafp.org)
- Both clinical suggestions and research recommendations were made on the evidence available and CHEST Expert Cough Panel advice. (elsevier.com)
- In ambulatory children with acute cough who have no history of asthma and a normal chest examination, oral albuterol does not reduce the frequency or duration of cough. (elsevier.com)
- But what if you develop chest pain with a cough? (healthline.com)
- To help you identify the exact cause, check out the following list of 10 possible causes of chest pain and coughing. (healthline.com)
- Irritation of your bronchial tubes can cause repeated bouts of coughing, which can lead to chest discomfort. (healthline.com)
- Coughing and chest pain might be due to pleurisy . (healthline.com)
- Inflammation can cause sharp chest pain that worsens when you breathe, sneeze, or cough. (healthline.com)
- Chest discomfort improves once the cough lessens. (healthline.com)
- Inflammation in the lungs increases mucus production, causing a chronic cough and chest tightness. (healthline.com)
- Chest pain can follow a coughing bout, and difficulty breathing can feel like chest tightness. (healthline.com)
- It can cause shortness of breath, chest pain, and a cough. (healthline.com)
- This inflammation causes chest pain, shortness of breath, and a chronic cough. (healthline.com)
- There isn't a single test to diagnose the underlying cause of a cough and chest pain. (healthline.com)
- Treatment for chest pain and coughing depend on the underlying condition. (healthline.com)
- You will also feel pain in your chest when suffering from bronchitis , which can agravate especially when you cough. (bronchitiscough.info)
- If the cough is difficult to diagnose, a chest X-ray may be necessary. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- The combination of chest tightness and cough usually signals a lung ailment, which may be short term or ongoing. (livestrong.com)
- An infection or another inflammatory condition commonly leads to lung irritation that frequently triggers both chest tightness and a cough. (livestrong.com)
- Lung infections top the list of short-term causes of chest tightness and cough. (livestrong.com)
- Asthma leads the list of chronic conditions that cause chest tightness and cough. (livestrong.com)
- Ongoing airway inflammation leads to swelling, narrowing and excessive mucus production that cause intermittent chest tightness, cough, wheezing and shortness of breath. (livestrong.com)
- Common symptoms include a chronic wet cough, shortness of breath, wheezing and chest tightness. (livestrong.com)
- The conditions mentioned represent the most common ailments associated with chest tightness and cough. (livestrong.com)
- Contact your doctor right away if you experience chest tightness and a cough, especially if you have a preexisting lung condition, are a senior or have a weakened immune system. (livestrong.com)
- Shortness of breath is also common, as is pleuritic chest pain, a sharp or stabbing pain, either experienced during deep breaths or coughs or worsened by it. (acutebronchitis.info)
- The symptoms of chronic bronchitis include a mucus-producing cough (sometimes called sputum), breathing difficulties and a feeling of tightness in the chest. (bronchitisremedies.info)
- A chest x-ray is generally not needed unless your cough continues for more than 3 weeks in the absence of other known causes such as allergies, asthma or gastroesophageal reflux (GERD). (bronchitisherbal.info)
- The disease generates symptoms such as mucus-producing cough, chest pain and discomfort (intensifying with deep breaths), wheezing, difficult, shallow and accelerated breathing. (phpbb8.de)
- A study similarly found small benefits, like decreasing daytime cough at a follow-up visit, 0.6 fewer days of sputum production, 0.7 fewer days of impairment of activities, and also small benefits in what concerns degree of chest congestion, taking cold or cough medicines, and abnormal lung examination results. (phpbb8.de)
- It is important to control bronchial asthma symptoms with the help of a qualified health care professional.Common SymptomsSymptoms of bronchial asthma involve chronic asthma attacks which include, but are not limited to, coughing and wheezing, shortness of breath and a feeling of tightness in the chest. (answers.com)
- Bronchial asthma sufferers are also likely to experience attacks after a cold or respiratory infection, or after exercise, should they become winded.Spasms and InflammationBronchial asthma sufferers experience common asthma symptoms, such as wheezing, coughing, shortness of breath and tightness in the chest when their bronchial tree becomes inflamed. (answers.com)
- The patient experiencing cough with the symptoms of hoarseness, pain and itching in the throat with the feelings of cold travelling down to the chest can get the best Homeo medicine, Phosphorus for the relief. (sabeelhomeoclinic.com)
- Bronchial asthma - A paroxysmal, often allergic disorder of breathing, characterized by spasm of the bronchial tubes of the lungs, wheezing, and difficulty in breathing air outward, often accompanied by coughing and a feeling of tightness in the chest. (google.com)
- While coughing, the chest and stomach muscles are involved in the process and an exhausting cough during the night or day, causes the muscles to feel sore and hurt. (zana.com)
- Acute bronchitis is also known as a chest cold. (wikipedia.org)
- Acute bronchitis, also known as a chest cold, is short term inflammation of the bronchi of the lungs. (wikipedia.org)
- The American College of Chest Physicians emphasizes that cough medicines are not designed to treat whooping cough, a cough that is caused by bacteria and can last for months. (wikipedia.org)
- Patients with productive cough as result an acute URTI (i.e., cold or flu) or allergic cough in the last 10 day. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- Whereas a dry cough commonly occurs due to post-nasal drip from the nose or sinuses, a productive cough most frequently results from a lung abnormality that provokes increased mucus production in the airways. (livestrong.com)
- Acute bronchitis is among the most common causes of a productive cough, which may be worse in the morning. (livestrong.com)
- In addition to productive cough, symptoms of acute bronchitis may include wheezing and shortness of breath. (livestrong.com)
- A productive cough frequently occurs, which may be worse in the morning. (livestrong.com)
- If you have a productive cough, you don't want to suppress it. (acutebronchitis.info)
- Acute bronchitis What is dry cough and what is the difference between dry and productive cough? (zana.com)
- This guideline sets out an antimicrobial prescribing strategy for acute cough associated with an upper respiratory tract infection or acute bronchitis in adults, young people and children. (nice.org.uk)
- 1.1.7 Do not offer a mucolytic (for example acetylcysteine or carbocisteine) to treat an acute cough associated with an upper respiratory tract infection or acute bronchitis. (nice.org.uk)
- 1.1.8 Do not offer an antibiotic to treat an acute cough associated with an upper respiratory tract infection in people who are not systemically very unwell or at higher risk of complications (see recommendation 1.1.15 ). (nice.org.uk)
- In a significant subset of patients with 'post infectious' cough, the etiology is probably an inflammatory response triggered by a viral upper respiratory infection (ie, the common cold). (clinicaltrials.gov)
- Participants Adults with a new or worsening cough or clinical presentation suggestive of lower respiratory tract infection. (bmj.com)
- Most studies examined codeine's usefulness in patients with chronic cough and did not examine its effectiveness for acute cough due to respiratory infection. (cfp.ca)
- Studies focusing on acute cough due to upper respiratory infection in children and adults have found conflicting results. (cfp.ca)
- 6 , 8 - 16 Eccles et al 14 measured cough frequency and subjective severity in a double-blind study of 91 adult patients with upper respiratory tract infection in a 3-hour laboratory phase and a 4-day home phase while patients were taking codeine syrup or placebo. (cfp.ca)
- In children, acute bronchitis usually is triggered by viral infection. (springer.com)
- Stability of cough reflex sensitivity during viral upper respiratory tract infection (common cold). (semanticscholar.org)
- RCTs comparing oral OTC cough preparations with placebo in children suffering from acute cough as a result of upper respiratory tract infection (URTI) in ambulatory settings, using cough symptoms as an outcome, were included. (bmj.com)
- Echinacea has been shown to be a natural antibiotic and powerful immune stimulator and can be used in high doses for an acute infection or in smaller doses to protect your system during winter. (discountnaturalhealth.com)
- Acute lower respiratory tract infection (LRTI) is one of the most common conditions managed internationally and is costly to health services and patients. (nottingham.ac.uk)
- It's caused by a bacterial infection, and it comes with a telltale deep, hacking cough. (webmd.com)
- A lot of people develop acute bronchitis soon after an infection by typical cold or the flu. (alissaadress.com)
- As stated earlier, people might contract respiratory infection from dogs have contracted kennel cough. (alissaadress.com)
- Though, there is no conclusive evidence to prove to the opposite, it has now been suggested that humans may develop symptoms of upper respiratory an infection, when exposed to puppies together with kennel cough. (alissaadress.com)
- Treatment Cough drops, lozenges, cough syrups, along with other medication assists in treating cough triggered because of viral and bacterial infection. (alissaadress.com)
- Acute bronchitis is almost always caused by viruses that attack the lining of the bronchial tree and cause infection. (bronchitismedicine.info)
- Very rarely, an infection caused by a fungus can cause acute bronchitis . (bronchitismedicine.info)
- Acute bronchitis is in most of the cases a consequence of an infection in the upper respiratory system. (bronchitiscough.info)
- Acute bronchitis appears after a respiratory infection or due to the infection with a virus or bacteria. (acutebronchitis.info)
- Acute bronchitis refers to an infection of the bronchial tree, usually caused by a virus. (livestrong.com)
- While the infection spares the air sacs, it inflames the airways provoking a hacking cough that is typically dry or produces only a small amount of phlegm. (livestrong.com)
- Acute bronchitis refers to inflammation of the large- and medium-sized airways, which is usually due to a viral infection. (livestrong.com)
- The main reason that one develops acute bronchitis is because of an infection. (bronchitiscough.info)
- Acute bronchitis can also be caused by bacteria or a fungus, but these are very rare cases of bronchitis infection. (bronchitiscough.info)
- Acute viral bronchitis develops when a virus causing an upper respiratory tract infection invades the bronchi, triggering inflammation and the secretion of excess mucus. (bronchitisremedies.info)
- Acute bronchitis is a contagious viral infection that causes inflammation of the bronchial tubes. (operaminis.info)
- The most common cause of acute bronchitis is viral infection (90% of cases), but bacterial infection and environmental irritants may also be causes. (palyamotorozas.com)
- People with chronic bronchitis can experience acute exacerbation (worsening) of their bronchitis, generally (in 70-80% of instances) due to an infection of the airways. (palyamotorozas.com)
- As the infection gets worse, you may cough up thick, yellow mucus that may (rarely) be streaked with blood. (palyamotorozas.com)
- Lead researcher Ian M. Paul, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Public Health Science at Penn State College of Medicine, Pennsylvania and colleagues conducted a randomized controlled trial to determine if one application of either a vapor rub (VR) or petroleum jelly is superior to no treatment at all for nocturnal cough, congestion, and difficulty in sleep for children aged 2 to 11 years with upper respiratory infection (URI). (medindia.net)
- Whooping cough is a respiratory tract infection caused by a bacterium called Bordetella pertussis. (medindia.net)
- Most people with a cough have a respiratory tract infection caused by a virus, such as the common cold, flu or bronchitis. (hse.ie)
- If you have had a cough for more than two weeks following a viral infection, or if your cough is progressively getting worse, see your GP. (hse.ie)
- Most people with an acute cough have a respiratory tract infection caused by a virus. (hse.ie)
- If you have a chesty cough as a result of a respiratory infection, you may cough up phlegm. (hse.ie)
- If you have a cough due to a viral infection, such as flu or bronchitis, you will not usually need to see a doctor unless your symptoms are severe. (hse.ie)
- Useful to ease discomfort caused by coughing and also to eliminate infection are the homeopathic remedies. (bronchitisremedies.info)
- Acute coughs can be divided into infectious (caused by an infection) and noninfectious causes. (emedicinehealth.com)
- Sometimes, acute bronchitis can also be caused by infection with fungal organisms such as Candida albicans, Candida tropicalis, Blastomyces dermatitidis, Histoplasma capsulatum and Coccidioides immitis. (bronchitismedicine.info)
- When acute bronchitis is the result of bronchial infection with fungal elements, the disease is generally less serious and generates mild to moderate symptoms. (bronchitismedicine.info)
- The acute form of bronchitis can sometimes be accompanied by another infection in the upper part of the respiratory system. (bronchitismedicine.info)
- When acute bronchitis is caused by infection with mycoplasmas, the disease is usually severe, has a rapid onset and generates very pronounced symptoms. (bronchitisherbal.info)
- Background: Acute cough is one of the most frequent symptoms prompting a visit to a health care provider, usually following a viral upper respiratory tract infection (URTI). (elsevier.com)
- In addition, AFI is an umbrella syndrome that, depending on the case definition in use, can envelop a sub-set of the surveillance population presenting with influenza-like illness (ILI) or severe acute respiratory infection (SARI), two syndromes traditionally associated with surveillance of respiratory diseases similar to COVID-19. (cdc.gov)
- This document summarizes CDC's interim guidance for the surveillance of COVID-19 and infection with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) using existing AFI surveillance systems. (cdc.gov)
- The guideline, which covers prescribing for acute cough associated with an upper respiratory tract infection or acute bronchitis in adults, young people and children, has been developed with Public Health England as part of the agenda to halt antimicrobial resistance. (pulsetoday.co.uk)
- Cough is normally an indication of some other disease or infection inside the body. (sabeelhomeoclinic.com)
- A number of factors may lead to cough but it requires to understand that cough itself is not a disease but sometimes points at some medical condition like infection or some major disease. (sabeelhomeoclinic.com)
- The doctor can perform some lab tests using the phlegm collected inside the throat during the cough if color of phlegm is suspicious to check the bacterial infection. (sabeelhomeoclinic.com)
- Antibiotic prescribing for adults with acute cough/lower respiratory tract infection: congruence with guidelines. (semanticscholar.org)
- Acute pulmonary histoplasmosis is a respiratory infection that is caused by inhaling the spores of the fungus Histoplasma capsulatum . (medlineplus.gov)
- Acute infection with Sin Nombre hantavirus without pulmonary edema. (cdc.gov)
- Acute bronchitis is normally caused by a viral infection. (wikipedia.org)
- Cough and wheezing are the predominant symptoms of acute bronchitis. (springer.com)
- Antitussives, antihistamine-decongestant combinations, other fixed drug combinations, and antihistamines were no more effective than placebo in relieving symptoms of acute cough. (bmj.com)
- Conclusion: OTC cough medicines do not appear more effective than placebo in relieving symptoms of acute cough. (bmj.com)
- We know of two previous reviews on this topic which did not show OTC products to be better than placebo in relieving symptoms of acute cough in children. (bmj.com)
- You should see your doctor if you have symptoms of acute bronchitis and also have ongoing lung, heart or other medical problems or are infected with HIV , the virus that causes AIDS. (webmd.com)
- Can you quickly recognize symptoms of acute flaccid myelitis? (cdc.gov)
- In many cases, acute bronchial obstruction is part of the clinical picture, causing an expiratory wheezing which can be recognized by bare ear or auscultation by physical examination. (springer.com)
- Acute bronchitis can be defined as a condition where inflammation happens in the lining of the bronchial tubes. (alissaadress.com)
- Another problem would be repeated episodes of acute bronchitis caused by bacteria.This condition may lead to permanent damage of the bronchial tubes. (acutebronchitis.info)
- Acute bronchitis is a disease of the respiratory system, more exactly the inflammation of the bronchial tubes. (acutebronchitis.info)
- You can get acute bronchitis when stomach acid gets into the bronchial tubes. (operaminis.info)
- This type of cough helps clear mucus from your bronchial tubes. (operaminis.info)
- Acute bronchitis can be caused by an inflammation in the bronchial tubes. (bronchitisremedies.info)
- Acute bronchitis (inflammation of the lining of the bronchial tubes of the lung). (emedicinehealth.com)
- Acute bronchitis is a a revolutionizing process to prevent and treat any disease effectively causes inflammation of the bronchial mucosal membranes. (phpbb8.de)
- When a person is continuously affected by acute bronchitis, his or her bronchial tubes are weakened, and this paves the way for chronic bronchitis . (bronchitislung.info)
- What is bronchial airway obstruction marked by paroxysmal dyspnea wheezing and cough? (answers.com)
- The condition brings about the production of extra mucus that blocks the airways, and causes shortness of breath and cough. (alissaadress.com)
- Shortness of breath can lead to a chronic cough that produces blood. (healthline.com)
- Shortness of breath can also be found in cases of acute bronchitis because of the narrowing of the airways. (acutebronchitis.info)
- if yellow green in color, you are more likely to have a bacterial disease Shortness of breath worsened by exertion or mild activity Even after acute bronchitis has cleared, you may have a dry, nagging cough that lingers for several weeks. (palyamotorozas.com)
- 1.1.4 Refer people with an acute cough to hospital, or seek specialist advice on further investigation and management, if they have any symptoms or signs suggesting a more serious illness or condition (for example, sepsis, a pulmonary embolism or lung cancer). (nice.org.uk)
- Only one randomized controlled trial assessed the efficacy of codeine in children with acute cough among 57 patients 18 months to 12 years of age with no prior history of lung disease. (cfp.ca)
- In 36 children (2-8 years), the frequency of nocturnal cough and wheezing was recorded during three nights by automated lung sound monitoring. (springer.com)
- 3) Cough PLUS abnormal lung sounds - well, something's going on in there! (diagnosisdude.com)
- As many of the lung related diseases, acute bronchitis can also have complications if not treated. (acutebronchitis.info)
- Less common causes of chronic cough in adults include TB ( tuberculosis ), fungal infections of the lung, and lung cancer . (medicalnewstoday.com)
- In most cases, there will not be anything serious underlying the cough, but in rare cases, a long-term cough can be a sign of something that needs treating, such as lung cancer or heart failure . (medicalnewstoday.com)
- The cough is helpful, because it clears the phlegm from your lung passages. (hse.ie)
- If lung cancer or a cancer of the air passages is present, the person may cough up blood. (emedicinehealth.com)
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- One condition that can cause a nagging cough is COPD , a lung condition that includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema. (health.com)
- Stop Smoking, and Avoid Secondhand Smoke Smoking is the number one cause of chronic and acute bronchitis (not to mention lung cancer). (bronchitiscoughing.info)
- Conclusions Perceived patient demand has a significant, independent and clinically relevant effect on antibiotic prescribing for acute cough with negative findings on the lung auscultation. (bjgp.org)
- In adult patients with acute cough and a normal lung auscultation or only one abnormal auscultatory finding, perceived patient demand for an antibiotic significantly increased the odds of being prescribed one in general practice. (bjgp.org)
- 1,8 Common etiologies contributing to chronic cough are upper airway cough syndrome, gastroesophageal reflux disease, tobacco use, and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor use. (uspharmacist.com)
- The resultant sub-acute or chronic cough can be considered to be due to an upper airway cough syndrome, previously referred to as postnasal drip syndrome. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- In addition to the runny nose and sneezing fits it brings on, a cold also can get in your airway and make you cough. (webmd.com)
- Because most cases of acute bronchitis, also as acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis, are caused by the common cold or influenza, it helps to take measures to stop the spread of these viruses like the following: The main aim of treatment for chronic bronchitis is to control symptoms and to prevent further airway damage and narrowing. (palyamotorozas.com)
- These might provide relief in reducing cough severity, but suppression of the cough mechanism might impede airway clearance and cause harm. (edu.au)
- 5 Both chemosensitive and mechanosensitive cough fibres can be sensitised by inflammation in the airway, making them more responsive to a given stimulus (peripheral sensitisation). (mja.com.au)
- Inflammation can also make it difficult to breathe, triggering a cough in some people. (healthline.com)
- acute inflammation of the respiratory tract accompanied by coughing. (sentoheal.com)
- The common cold or flu causes a dry cough because your brain thinks the inflammation in your throat and upper airways is a foreign object and tries to remove it by coughing. (hse.ie)
- Dry coughing is a response of the upper respiratory tract to unrest in its mucosal lining as a result of inflammation. (zana.com)
- Honey: An Effective Cough Remedy? (medlineplus.gov)
- Can I get any remedy for cough. (lybrate.com)
- Grandma's Remedy For a Sore Throat, Cough and Cold. (hubpages.com)
- But for me it is nothing but a Grandma's remedy for a cold, cough and sore throat, as my mother was making it for me, as I make it for my son. (hubpages.com)
- Hi, I am 30 male all fit just facing dry coughing issues and cold from past few days ,I'm in insia delgi, please suggest me the remedy and dose. (abchomeopathy.com)
- I am having trouble choosing the right remedy for my cough. (abchomeopathy.com)
- Bryonia is a magical homeopathic remedy in case of dry and harsh cough. (sabeelhomeoclinic.com)
- A best remedy for the cough when it is caused due to some allergy attack or cold, but at its early stages. (sabeelhomeoclinic.com)
- Ferrum is the best remedy for such type of cough to get instant relief. (sabeelhomeoclinic.com)
- Most OTC products fall into two basic categories: cough suppressants (antitussives) and expectorants ( Table 2 ). (uspharmacist.com)
- It is recommended to take only the cough suppressants prescribed by your doctor, otherwise they may harm you, cough suppressants are good to enable sleep. (acutebronchitis.info)
- Accordingly they often use over-the-counter (OTC) cough medications (mucolytics or cough suppressants). (edu.au)
- Antitussives, or cough suppressants, are substances which suppress the coughing itself. (wikipedia.org)
- Codeine was once viewed as the "gold standard" in cough suppressants, but this position is now questioned. (wikipedia.org)
- an acute cough is defined as lasting less than 3 weeks, a subacute cough is defined as having a duration between 3 and 8 weeks, and a chronic cough is one that is more than 8 weeks. (uspharmacist.com)
- Availability, dosing and duration of use of over-the-counter cough medicines vary significantly in different countries. (cochrane.org)
- Can oral corticosteroids reduce the severity or duration of an acute cough, and the associated National Health Service and societal costs, in adults presenting to primary care? (nottingham.ac.uk)
- The primary aim of the OSAC (Oral Steroids for Acute Cough) Trial is to determine whether oral prednisolone (40 mg daily for 5 days) can reduce the duration of moderately bad (or worse) cough and the severity of all its associated symptoms on days 2 to 4 post-randomisation (day 1 is trial entry) by at least 20% in adults ≥18 years with acute LRTI presenting to primary care. (nottingham.ac.uk)
- The two primary clinical outcomes are the duration of moderately bad (or worse) cough, and the severity of all its associated symptoms on days 2 to 4 post-randomisation. (nottingham.ac.uk)
- The next day parents reported on their child's cough (duration, frequency, and severity), congestion, their own and child's ability to sleep without disturbance by kids' coughing and other symptoms. (medindia.net)
- While chronic bronchitis may last months or even years, the acute variety typically is limited in duration to no more than a week or two. (whatisbronchitis.info)
- The cough may persist for several weeks afterwards with the total duration of symptoms usually around three weeks. (wikipedia.org)
- Persisting paroxysms of cough, sometimes with vomiting, suggest whooping cough. (bmj.com)
- In the past, bronchitis was often associated with measles and whooping cough. (bronchitisremedies.info)
- GlobalData's clinical trial report, Whooping Cough Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2015″ provides an overview of Whooping Cough clinical trials scenario. (rundirectmagazine.com)
- This report provides top line data relating to the clinical trials on Whooping Cough. (rundirectmagazine.com)
- A validated cough questionnaire measuring 3 aspects of daytime cough (frequency, severity, bothersomeness) on a 7 point Likert scale was used each evening to rate the passed day, as regards these aspects. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- A validated cough questionnaire measuring 5 aspects of night cough (frequency, severity, bothersomeness, child sleep and parents' sleep) on a 7 point Likert scale was used each morning to rate the past night. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- Acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis (AECB) is an ailment characterized by an increase in the frequency and severity of the symptoms of chronic bronchitis. (alissaadress.com)
- Parents rated the severity of the symptoms in their child using 7-point Likert scales: frequency and severity of cough, running nose, nasal congestion, and the impact of cough and cold symptoms on both child and parent's sleep. (medindia.net)
- Compared to those in the petroleum and no treatment group, children randomized to vapor rub reported significant improvement in cough severity and frequency, congestion, and child and parent's sleep. (medindia.net)
- Parents of 100 children with upper respiratory infections were questioned to assess the frequency, severity, and bothersome nature of the nocturnal cough. (aappublications.org)
- QUESTION Owing to Health Canada's recent recommendations to avoid the use of over-the-counter cough and cold medications in preschool children, I was looking at other antitussive medications for acute cough. (cfp.ca)
- ANSWER Cough is one of the most common symptoms in children, and the opioid codeine has known antitussive qualities mediated by a central nervous system pathway. (cfp.ca)
- 1 The use of codeine or dextromethorphan (DM), the most common over-the-counter (OTC) antitussive, for treatment of cough is not supported by the American Academy of Pediatrics, largely because there is a lack of proven benefit and some potential for toxicity and overdose. (aappublications.org)
- Although 2 older subjective investigations found DM to be an effective antitussive medication for children with URIs, 6 , 7 more recent studies have shown it to be no better than placebo (PL) in controlling acute cough. (aappublications.org)
- In this review, Hay and Wilson have tackled the difficult job of collecting data on acute cough illness in children from several studies. (bmj.com)
- Use with any type of acute physical illness. (ardenwilken.com)
- Useful in any acute illness as your symptoms begin to subside. (ardenwilken.com)
- Although coughing can be a sign of a serious illness, more often, it will clear up on its own without the need for medical attention. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- Acute bronchitis is not a very serious illness, unlike chronic bronchitis. (bronchitiscough.info)
- The most common form of bronchitis, the acute one is a short illness. (bronchitiscough.info)
- Acute bronchitis is not a very serious illness, as opposed to chronic respiratory disease. (3difice.com)
- In general practice, medical decisions are prompted most often by complaints about coughing: 169 times per 1000 patients per year for a new illness episode, especially for acute respiratory tract infections (RTIs). (bjgp.org)
- Outbreak of acute illness-southwestern United States, 1993. (cdc.gov)
- 21 Similarly, the combination of antihistamines with an analgesic failed to show any effect on cough when compared with placebo or acetaminophen. (uspharmacist.com)
- However, current evidence finds codeine to be no more effective than placebo for acute cough in children. (cfp.ca)
- The laboratory phase reported reduction in cough in both codeine and placebo groups, but there was no statistically significant difference between the groups in either phase. (cfp.ca)
- There was no significant difference between codeine and placebo in treating cough, and patients in both groups felt relief after administration of the study drug, compared with baseline. (cfp.ca)
- While all studies were placebo -controlled randomised controlled trials only a minority reported their methods of allocation and randomisation and there was lack of reporting of blinding of outcome assessors and whether cough outcome measures were validated. (cochrane.org)
- Based on a single study, the mucolytic preparation letosteine was superior to placebo, with differences in cough scores ranging from 0.1 to 0.3 points from day 4 to day 10. (bmj.com)
- Studies published in English were selected if they were cohort studies, control or placebo arms of randomised controlled trials (RCTs), systematic reviews of RCTs, and if patients were preschool children 0-4 years of age presenting to primary care with acute cough. (bmj.com)
- Fifty-nine non-asthmatic children with acute cough were randomized to receive oral albuterol or placebo for 7 d. (elsevier.com)
- To determine whether the commonly used over-the-counter medications dextromethorphan and diphenhydramine are superior to placebo for the treatment of nocturnal cough and sleep difficulty associated with upper respiratory infections and to determine whether parents have improved sleep quality when their children receive the medications when compared with placebo. (aappublications.org)
- 5 Coughing can be voluntarily initiated and inhibited, 6 is highly susceptible to placebo suppression, 4 , 6 and is diminished during general anaesthesia or sleep. (mja.com.au)
- Some recent placebo-controlled trials have found that it may be no better than a placebo for some causes including acute cough in children. (wikipedia.org)
- In light of this they found it was better than no treatment, placebo, and diphenhydramine but not better than dextromethorphan for relieving cough symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
- 1,2 Cough is a common complaint for which many patients will seek medical care. (uspharmacist.com)
- Algorithm for the management of acute cough in patients 15 years or older. (aafp.org)
- A Cochrane meta-analysis (consisting of 25 studies, including 8 pediatric trials, representing almost 4000 individuals including more than 600 children) reviewed the safety of over-the-counter cough and cold medications in ambulatory patients with viral-induced cough. (cfp.ca)
- Cough is one of the most common symptoms that patients bring to the attention of primary care clinicians. (doccheck.com)
- The study, carried out by researchers in the UK and Belgium, looked at data from a European database for just over 2,600 patients who had presented to primary care with an acute cough. (nursinginpractice.com)
- They authors also suggested that as the tool had a negative predictive value of 86%, it could be useful for reassuring patients that their cough was not clinically significant and for reducing antibiotic prescriptions. (nursinginpractice.com)
- Cough reflex threshold testing was completed on 181 patients using inhaled, nebulised citric acid. (canterbury.ac.nz)
- The inter- and intra-rater reliability of subjective judgements of cough in patients following inhalation of citric acid was assessed. (canterbury.ac.nz)
- Last time ( Acute Cough - 1 ) we addressed patients who have either a cough plus upper respiratory symptoms, or just a cough alone, with nothing to suggest lower respiratory tract disorders. (diagnosisdude.com)
- However, patients with acute bronchitis can sometimes experience an aggravation of their symptoms in time or they can develop chronic bronchitis. (whatisbronchitis.info)
- Considering this fact, the majority of patients with suspected acute bronchitis are commonly diagnosed after they receive elaborate physical examinations. (phpbb8.de)
- In spite of medical progress and the wide range of medical techniques available nowadays, the presence of acute bronchitis in patients is rarely revealed by routine laboratory tests. (phpbb8.de)
- These tests are recommended to patients with complicated forms of acute bronchitis that involve spreading of the disease at pulmonary level. (phpbb8.de)
- The majority of patients with acute bronchitis may experience an exacerbation of cough during the night or in the first hours of the morning. (phpbb8.de)
- There were made studies, and at the final point of them, scientists reached at the conclusion that patients with acute bronchitis get a minimal help if they follow antibiotic therapy. (phpbb8.de)
- 1 However, studies show that most patients with acute bronchitis are treated with inappropriate or ineffective therapies. (aafp.org)
- Method GPs completed a preprinted form with medical as well as non-medical information and their prescription for 20 consecutive adult patients consulting with acute cough in the periods February to April 2000 and 2001. (bjgp.org)
- 7 When we explored the diagnostic and therapeutic decisions of Flemish GPs regarding adult coughing patients by means of focus groups, 8 we found medical as well as non-medical reasons for antibiotic prescriptions in case of a suspected RTI. (bjgp.org)
- Sensitisation of the cough reflex is a feature of patients with chronic cough and may occur via peripheral and/or central mechanisms. (mja.com.au)
- The current study aimed to research postoperative cough in patients undergoing thyroid surgery prospectively. (springer.com)
- In patients with benign disease, postoperative cough occurred in 61 patients, with an prevalence rate of 17. (springer.com)
- For benign patients, the factors of smoking and operation time were independently related to the occurrence of postoperative cough. (springer.com)
- For malignant patients, the factors of smoking, operation time, operation extent, and the number of positive nodes at level 6 were independently related to the occurrence of postoperative cough. (springer.com)
- Patients undergoing thyroid cancer surgery had a higher incidence of postoperative cough and were also associated with a decreased cough-related quality of life. (springer.com)
- Patients complain that this phenomenon is quite worrisome, and doctor-patient conflicts may even occur [ 5 ], especially in patients without a previous history of cough. (springer.com)
- Therefore, our goal was to prospectively analyze the postoperative cough in patients who undergoing thyroidectomy. (springer.com)
- If you have a cold or the flu, antihistamines may work better than non-prescription cough medicines . (medlineplus.gov)
- We undertook a review to determine the effectiveness of over-the-counter cough medicines in reducing cough in children and adults in community settings. (cochrane.org)
- There is no good evidence for or against the effectiveness of OTC medicines in acute cough. (cochrane.org)
- Acute cough is a common reason for people to use over the counter medicines but do these medicines work? (cochrane.org)
- Should we advise parents to administer over the counter cough medicines for acute cough? (semanticscholar.org)
- Aims: To determine the effectiveness of over the counter (OTC) cough medicines for acute cough in children. (bmj.com)
- Based on the available evidence from a small number of studies, we cannot recommend OTC cough medicines as a first line treatment for children with acute cough. (bmj.com)
- Over the counter (OTC) cough medicines are widely available and on sale to the public without prescription, but paediatricians, general practitioners (GPs), and other health professionals cannot be sure whether they should recommend these preparations to parents as a first line treatment for acute cough in their children. (bmj.com)
- According to their perceived mode of action, conventional OTC cough medicines can be divided into different groups (table 1). (bmj.com)
- 2 OTC cough medicines are widely self prescribed, with retail sales having risen by 6.8% to £337.4 million between 1998 and 1999 in the UK. (bmj.com)
- 3 The NHS direct healthcare guide recommends simple cough medicines for dry cough. (bmj.com)
- There is little evidence for the effectiveness of OTC cough medicines in children with acute URTI. (bmj.com)
- 6 We therefore carried out a systematic review to answer the question whether conventional (non-homoeopathic) OTC cough medicines for acute cough associated with URTI in children are effective. (bmj.com)
- There are some over-the-counter cough medicines that help break up or loosen mucus. (operaminis.info)
- GPs should recommend honey, herbal remedies and cough medicines as first-line treatment for acute cough, according to new draft NICE guidance. (pulsetoday.co.uk)
- It also lists a range of cough medicines which have been found ineffective based on current evidence. (pulsetoday.co.uk)
- Cough medicines are medications used in those with coughing and related conditions. (wikipedia.org)
- There is no good evidence supporting the effectiveness of over-the-counter cough medicines to reduce coughing. (wikipedia.org)
- Some cough medicines may be no more effective than placebos for acute coughs in adults, including coughs related to upper respiratory tract infections. (wikipedia.org)
- C ough is considered an important protective reflex mechanism, helping to clear the airways from excessive secretions and preventing foreign particles from entering the body, but when it compromises the respiratory system, a cough can become excessive, nonproductive, and potentially harmful. (uspharmacist.com)
- Coughing is a reflex that keeps your throat and airways clear. (medlineplus.gov)
- There is, however, increasing evidence for the validity of cough reflex testing (CRT) for identifying silent aspiration. (canterbury.ac.nz)
- Coughing can be done deliberately or as part of a reflex. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- A cough is a reflex action to clear your airways of mucus and irritants such as dust or smoke. (hse.ie)
- Cough is a reflex activity with elements of voluntary control. (mja.com.au)
- The cough reflex is dependent on sensory nerve fibres carried by the vagi that are responsive to chemical and mechanical stimuli. (mja.com.au)
- Cough is a protective reflex, and this function is relevant to cough that is secondary to the presence of a foreign body or mucus hypersecretion. (mja.com.au)
- Higher brain centres also modulate the basic cough reflex. (mja.com.au)
- It is a herbal medicine used to treat catarrhal diseases of the respiratory tract, by its secretolytic, broncho-spasmolytic and cough-relieving effects. (sentoheal.com)
- The herb is rich in mucilage, a soluble fiber that soothes the respiratory tract and suppresses coughing. (acutebronchitis.info)
- About 80% of all antimicrobials are prescribed in primary care, and up to 80% of these are for respiratory tract indications, including acute cough. (biomedcentral.com)
- Initially the upper respiratory tract becomes inflamed, this marks the beginning of dry coughing. (zana.com)
- In the first phase, the acute episode of allergic bronchitis is treated. (lybrate.com)
- Other possible causes for an acute cough are allergic rhinitis , such as hayfever, or in rare cases it may be the first sign of a chronic disease (see below). (hse.ie)
- If you're not sure what's triggering your allergic cough, your doctor can give you a skin test or blood test to pinpoint the allergy. (health.com)
- Despite the frequency of URIs, there is limited evidence to support the few therapeutic agents currently available in the United States (US) to treat acute cough due to URI. (nih.gov)
- Once you have recognized the symptoms and signs of acute bronchitis you should address your doctor to treat acute bronchitis . (acutebronchitis.info)
- Antibiotic are not regarded as an effective way to treat acute bronchitis. (bronchitisremedies.info)
- Similarly, a 2012 Dutch guideline does not recommend its use to treat acute cough. (wikipedia.org)
- When evaluating a cough, adults need to be assessed and treated differently than children. (uspharmacist.com)
- Children under four should not have cough medicine. (medlineplus.gov)
- Its safety profile and recent advances in understanding codeine's variable effectiveness prohibit recommending codeine for cough in children. (cfp.ca)
- Cough is one of the most common symptoms presented by children, 1 resulting in discomfort and substantial health care utilization. (cfp.ca)
- The use of over-the-counter cough and cold medication, especially in children between 2 and 5 years old, is very common. (cfp.ca)
- 2 Owing to rising concerns about the safety of over-the-counter cough and cold medications in children, Health Canada and the Food and Drug Administration amended their positions about these products in 2008. (cfp.ca)
- 3 , 4 Health Canada suggested that certain nonprescription cough and cold medications should not be labeled for use in children younger than 6 years of age. (cfp.ca)
- The latter is the most common cause of acute cough in children. (cfp.ca)
- 8 Dextromethorphan and codeine have been reported to decrease cough frequency in adults and children with chronic cough. (cfp.ca)
- The main objective of this study was to objectively determine the time course of cough and wheezing in children with acute bronchitis. (springer.com)
- Long-term recording of cough and wheezing offers a useful opportunity to objectively evaluate the time course of respiratory symptoms in children with acute bronchitis. (springer.com)
- This article describes the acoustic long-term monitoring of cough and wheezing in children with acute bronchitis over a 10-day period. (springer.com)
- To assess the effects of oral OTC cough preparations for acute cough in children and adults in community settings. (cochrane.org)
- The common causes are in children with post viral or pertussis like illnesses causing the cough. (doccheck.com)
- Cough in children. (semanticscholar.org)
- Use of codeine- and dextromethorphan-containing cough remedies in children. (semanticscholar.org)
- The natural history of acute cough in children aged 0 to 4 years in primary care: a systematic review. (bmj.com)
- In children 0-4 years of age who presented to primary care with acute cough, 24% of children in 1 study were judged by the physician to not have recovered or to be worse 2 weeks after the initial consultation. (bmj.com)
- The following sections of this article, we will explore the different possible causes of dry cough in children as well as adults, together with treatments. (alissaadress.com)
- Is oral albuterol effective for acute cough in non-asthmatic children? (elsevier.com)
- Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Is oral albuterol effective for acute cough in non-asthmatic children? (elsevier.com)
- Children are more at risk of developing acute bronchitis than adults are. (bronchitiscough.info)
- vaccinations against germs is often a useful method to decrease risking potential developing acute bronchitis, especially in children. (3difice.com)
- Although it has the highest incidence in people with ages over 50, acute bronchitis can be seen in young adults and children as well. (bronchitismedicine.info)
- Methods: This is a prospective observational study of 330 children who required pediatric consultation for acute cough. (elsevier.com)
- Children who are born early, premature babies also have an increased risk of developing acute bronchitis. (3difice.com)
- vaccinations against germs may be a helpful way to decrease the risk of developing acute bronchitis, especially in children. (3difice.com)
- The typical therapies for managing acute bronchitis symptoms have been shown to be ineffective, and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommends against using cough and cold preparations in children younger than six years. (aafp.org)
- Cough is particularly vexing at night because it often adversely affects sleep for both ill children and their parents with impact on subsequent daytime activities. (aappublications.org)
- CICADA: Cough in Children and Adults: Diagnosis and Assessment. (mja.com.au)
- 9 , 10 Epidemiological studies identify a 5%-10% prevalence of chronic cough in both adults and children. (mja.com.au)
- 9 Chronic cough has a negative impact on quality of life in adults 11 , 12 and in parents of children with chronic cough. (mja.com.au)
- Cough medicine has little support for its use and is not recommended in children less than six years of age. (wikipedia.org)
- The efficacy of cough medication is questionable, particularly in children. (wikipedia.org)
- The differential diagnosis of acute cough should be considered. (aafp.org)