Children With Chronic Nonspecific Isolated Cough

Yilmaz O., BAKIRTAŞ A., Karagol H. İ., Topal E., TÜRKTAŞ İ.

CHEST, vol.145, no.6, pp.1279-1285, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 145 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1378/chest.13-2348
  • Journal Name: CHEST
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1279-1285
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Background: This study observed children with chronic nonspecific isolated cough (NIC) to investigate clinical differences between children whose symptoms resolved spontaneously and those who eventually developed asthma and then explored the differences among the children who eventually developed asthma in terms of their time of response to a trial of inhaled corticosteroid (ICS).