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Chronic Cough Quiz

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Are you 18 years of age or older?

Do you cough some or most days?

How long have you had this cough?

Did your chronic cough start or get worse with what seemed like a cold or flu-like illness?

Is your cough affected by changes in the season, temperatures, humidity or air quality issues?

Have you visited a doctor for your cough?

Has a doctor performed any of the following because of your cough? Spirometry, X-ray or CT scans of the chest and/or sinus, or a trial of oral steroids like prednisone or Medrol?

Are you currently taking an ACE inhibitor to treat high blood pressure such (such as lisinopril/Zestril or enalapril/Vasotec)?

Do you currently use any tobacco product (cigarettes, electronic cigarettes, pipe, hookah, smokeless, etc) or smoke marijuana?

Have you ever been diagnosed by a health care provider with any of the following and are still coughing?

rejection: C for any amont of answers

Are you currently being treated or taking any prescription medication for your chronic cough?

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    Page Last Updated: October 29, 2019

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