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Women’s and Children’s Health Update: Management of Childhood Cough

Women’s and Children’s Health Update: Management of Childhood Cough

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The Women’s & Children’s Health Update: Management of Childhood Cough

 

 

In this episode:

 

 

– The common causes of cough in children and how they should be managed
– How to differentiate between the different kinds of cough in children
– When an X-ray may be warranted for a child with cough
– The place of over-the counter remedies in the treatment of cough in children

 

 

Host: Dr Terri Foran, Sexual Health Physician; Conjoint Senior Lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW

 

 

Guest: Prof Adam Jaffé, Respiratory Paediatrician, Sydney Children’s Hospital; John Beveridge Professor and Head of Paediatrics, UNSW

 

 

 

Total time: 29 mins

 

 

Recommended Resources:

 

 

Australian Cough Guidelines summary statement (PDF)
Cough (acute): antimicrobial prescribing | Guidance
Recommendations for the assessment and management of cough in children | Thorax
ERS guidelines on the diagnosis and treatment of chronic cough in adults and children (PDF)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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