SESSION TITLE: Cough
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
PURPOSE: Cough is the commonest symptom of clinical importance and the most frequent reason for new consultations with a doctor. The annual prevalence of cough in the general population is reported as 10-33%. The most common causes of acute cough are infections of the upper respiratory tract (URTIs). There are evidence that NSAIDs are used to improve cough concerning common cold, and the last ACCP cough guideline recommend the use of naproxen in cough caused by cold. Moreover cough often requires treatment with antitussives as it could have a great impact on quality of adults’ life.