"Cough" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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A sudden, audible expulsion of air from the lungs through a partially closed glottis, preceded by inhalation. It is a protective response that serves to clear the trachea, bronchi, and/or lungs of irritants and secretions, or to prevent aspiration of foreign materials into the lungs.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Cough" by people in Profiles.
Predictors of Peak Expiratory Cough Flow in Individuals with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Dysphagia. 2023 Apr; 38(2):719-725.
Cough-Specific Quality of Life Predicts Disease Progression Among Patients With Interstitial Lung Disease: Data From the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Patient Registry. Chest. 2022 09; 162(3):603-613.
Clinical prediction rule for SARS-CoV-2 infection from 116 U.S. emergency departments 2-22-2021. PLoS One. 2021; 16(3):e0248438.
Differences in voluntary and reflexive cough strength in individuals with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and healthy adults. Muscle Nerve. 2020 11; 62(5):597-600.
Reflexive Airway Sensorimotor Responses in Individuals with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. Dysphagia. 2021 08; 36(4):574-582.
Temporal Improvement of a COVID-19-Positive Crohn's Disease Patient Treated With Bismuth Subsalicylate. Am J Gastroenterol. 2020 08; 115(8):1298.
Response to the Commentary on 'Concordant Validity of a Digital Peak Cough Flow Meter to Assess Voluntary Cough Strength in Individuals with ALS'. Dysphagia. 2020 10; 35(5):876-878.
Pleuroparenchymal fibroelastosis in an 8-year old treated for neuroblastoma. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2020 03; 55(3):E1-E4.
Atypical Laryngeal Infections: Localized Lesions from Unusual Organisms May Simulate Malignancy. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2020 Jan; 129(1):82-86.
Concordant Validity of a Digital Peak Cough Flow Meter to Assess Voluntary Cough Strength in Individuals with ALS. Dysphagia. 2020 08; 35(4):568-573.