Overview of the management of cough: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

This overview will demonstrate that cough is a common and potentially expensive health-care problem. Improvement in the quality of care of those with cough has been the focus of study for a variety of disciplines in medicine. The purpose of the Cough Guideline and Expert Panel is to synthesize current knowledge in a form that will aid clinical decision-making for the diagnosis and management of cough across disciplines and also identify gaps in knowledge and treatment options.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Irwin, RS; French, CT; Lewis, SZ; Diekemper, RL; Gold, PM; CHEST Expert Cough Panel,

Published Date

  • October 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 146 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 885 - 889

PubMed ID

  • 25080295

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC4694189

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1931-3543

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1378/chest.14-1485


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States