Evaluation of therapeutic effectiveness of codeine in chronic cough
- At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
- Type: Poster
- By: LIAO, Pei Fei (Taipei Tzu-chi hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation, New Taipei City, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Pei Fei Liao: Department of pharmacy, Taipei Tzu-chi hospital, New Taipei City, Taiwan, Province of China
Yao-Kuang Wu: Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Taipei Tzu-chi hospital, New Taipei City, Taiwan, Province of China
Chronic cough (persisting beyond 8 weeks) is distressing, disruptive and debilitating. It interrupts the conversation, sleep, social participation and daily activities. In Taiwan, codeine is classified as a secondary control drug by the Ministry of Health and Welfare and is practiced only for analgesic and cough. However, we found that.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.