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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Reliability and validity of a Dutch version of the Leicester Cough Questionnaire

n   152
Sex m, f (%f)   50, 102 (67%)
Age, years   59 ± 12
Duration of cough, years   5.0
FEV1 %predicted   103 ± 21
LCQ physical 4.4 ± 1.1
  psychological 4.2 ± 1.0
  social 3.8 ± 1.3
  total 12.3 ± 3.0
HADS anxiety 4.6 ± 3.5
  depression 4.1 ± 3.8
SF-36 general health 57.3 ± 23.2
Borg cough scale   3.6 ± 1.7
Current smoker   8%
Pack-years (min-max)   15 (1–100)
  1. Duration of cough and Pack-years: median value