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The objective assessment of cough frequency in bronchiectasis

Abstract:

Cough in bronchiectasis is associated with significant impairment in health status. This study aimed to quantify cough frequency objectively with a cough monitor and investigate its relationship with health status. A secondary aim was to identify clinical predictors of cough frequency.Fifty-four patients with bronchiectasis were compared with thirty-five healthy controls. Objective 24-h cough, health status (cough-specific: Leicester Cough Questionnaire LCQ and bronchiectasis specific: Bronch...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1007/s00408-017-0038-x

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Loebinger, MR More by this author
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Publisher:
Springer US Publisher's website
Journal:
Lung Journal website
Volume:
195
Issue:
5
Pages:
575–585
Publication date:
2017-07-13
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EISSN:
1432-1750
ISSN:
0341-2040
Pubs id:
pubs:709596
URN:
uri:2768983e-8088-44e4-ae6c-20fa73cd2819
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uuid:2768983e-8088-44e4-ae6c-20fa73cd2819
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pubs:709596

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