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Table 2 Questionnaire Scores.

From: Cough reflex sensitivity improves with speech language pathology management of refractory chronic cough

Measurement Baseline Post Treatment p
Cough Symptom Score (Mean ± SD) 9.4 ± 4.2 6.2 ± 3.8 0.04
Total Symptom Score 30 (23.5) 16 (10) 0.002
LCQ Score 13.5 (6.3) 16.9 (4.9) 0.002
GORD Score 14.5 (6.0) 15.5 (11.0) 0.96
Snot-20 Score 1.3 (1.5) 0.6 (1.3) 0.11
LDQ Score 5 (4) 2 (2) 0.003
HADS Anxiety Score 9.5 (2.0) 11.0 (4.5) 0.33
HADS Depression Score 10 (2) 10 (6) 0.34
  1. Median (IQR) unless otherwise stated.
  2. LCQ = Leicester Cough Questionnaire
  3. GORD = Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  4. Snot-20 = 20-item Sino-Nasal Outcome Test
  5. LDQ = Laryngeal Dysfunction Questionnaire
  6. HADS = Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale