Chronic cough with multiple causes

  • BH Chew
Keywords: Chronic cough diagnosis, chronic cough management, empiric integrative approach, doctor-patient relationship, continuity of care

Abstract

This case reports a 57-year-old lady presented with cough of two months duration despite repeated treatments from multiple general practitioners. It took her another two months to know her diagnoses and a further couple of months to be relieved of her cough and became asymptomatic. Chronic cough management in primary care often needs an empiric integrative approach and requires good doctor-patient rapport with informed follow ups and continuity of care to be successful.

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Published
2012-10-01
How to Cite
ChewB. (2012). Chronic cough with multiple causes. Malaysian Family Physician, 5(2), 4. Retrieved from https://www.e-mfp.org/ojs3/index.php/MFP/article/view/81
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Original Articles