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The assessment of quality of life in acute cough with the Leicester Cough Questionnaire (LCQ-acute).

Abstract:

INTRODUCTION: Acute cough has a significant impact on physical and psychosocial health and is associated with an impaired quality of life (QOL). The Leicester Cough Questionnaire (LCQ) is a validated cough-related health status questionnaire designed for patients with chronic cough. The purpose of this study was to validate the LCQ for the assessment of health related QOL in patients with acute cough and determine the clinical minimal important difference (MID). METHODS: 10 subjects with coug...

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10.1186/1745-9974-7-4

Authors


Jayaraman, B More by this author
Pavord, ID More by this author
Birring, SS More by this author
Journal:
Cough (London, England)
Volume:
7
Issue:
1
Pages:
4
Publication date:
2011
DOI:
EISSN:
1745-9974
ISSN:
1745-9974
URN:
uuid:fe68c720-6105-46e1-98ed-030e4ea4a199
Source identifiers:
423854
Local pid:
pubs:423854
Language:
English

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