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Table 1 Study Design

From: Validation of an ambulatory cough detection and counting application using voluntary cough under different conditions

Study phase Duration Activities
Supine 5 minutes 2 minutes with no cough
1 minute with 2-5 coughs events
1 minute with 5-8 coughs events
1 minute with weak and strong coughs followed by 3 throat clearings and speech from the patient.
Sitting 5 minutes As above
Sitting, while a recording of music, coughs and speech is played in high volume in the background 5 minutes As above
Walking 5 minutes As above
Climbing up and down stairs 5 minutes As above