Following an excellent presentation at the EAACI Digital Congress 2020, we caught up with Jacklyn Ann Smith (University of Manchester, UK) to discuss the mechanisms of chronic cough and the burden the condition can have on patients.
1.What are the major mechanisms involved in chronic cough? (0:07)
2.Could you tell us little about the physical, social and psychological consequences of chronic cough? (0:47)
3.What are the limitations of the current management of chronic cough in primary care settings? (2:21)
4.What tests do you recommend in the diagnosis and monitoring of chronic cough? (3:22)
5.What advice would you give to allergists regarding optimal treatment of chronic cough? (4:28)
Disclosures: Jaclyn Ann Smith has received grants from Merck, Ario Pharma, GlaxoSmithKline, NeRRe Pharmaceuticals, Menlo, Bellus, and Bayer; personal fees from Chiesi, Ario Pharma, GlaxoSmithKline, NeRRe Pharmaceuticals, Menlo, Bellus, Bayer, Boehringer Ingleheim, Genentech, and Neomed.
Support: Interview and filming supported by Touch Medical Media.
Filmed in coverage of the EAACI Digital Congress 2020.
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