Risk Factors for Chronic Cough Among 14,669 Individuals From the General Population

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Risk Factors for Chronic Cough Among 14,669 Individuals From the General Population. / Çolak, Yunus; Nordestgaard, Børge G; Laursen, Lars C; Afzal, Shoaib; Lange, Peter; Dahl, Morten.

In: Chest, Vol. 152, No. 3, 09.2017, p. 563-573.

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Çolak, Y, Nordestgaard, BG, Laursen, LC, Afzal, S, Lange, P & Dahl, M 2017, 'Risk Factors for Chronic Cough Among 14,669 Individuals From the General Population', Chest, vol. 152, no. 3, pp. 563-573. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2017.05.038

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Çolak, Y., Nordestgaard, B. G., Laursen, L. C., Afzal, S., Lange, P., & Dahl, M. (2017). Risk Factors for Chronic Cough Among 14,669 Individuals From the General Population. Chest, 152(3), 563-573. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2017.05.038

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Çolak Y, Nordestgaard BG, Laursen LC, Afzal S, Lange P, Dahl M. Risk Factors for Chronic Cough Among 14,669 Individuals From the General Population. Chest. 2017 Sep;152(3):563-573. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2017.05.038

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Çolak, Yunus ; Nordestgaard, Børge G ; Laursen, Lars C ; Afzal, Shoaib ; Lange, Peter ; Dahl, Morten. / Risk Factors for Chronic Cough Among 14,669 Individuals From the General Population. In: Chest. 2017 ; Vol. 152, No. 3. pp. 563-573.

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title = "Risk Factors for Chronic Cough Among 14,669 Individuals From the General Population",
abstract = "BACKGROUND: Risk factors for chronic cough in the general population have not been described systematically. We identified and ranked chronic cough risk factors at the individual and community level using data from 14,669 individuals from the Copenhagen General Population Study.METHODS: Severity of chronic cough was assessed using the Leicester Cough Questionnaire (LCQ). We ranked chronic cough risk factors based on magnitude of age-adjusted ORs at the individual level and of the population attributable risks (PARs) at the community level.RESULTS: Prevalence of chronic cough in the general population was 4{\%} overall and 3{\%} in never smokers, 4{\%} in former smokers, and 8{\%} in current smokers. Median score of the LCQ was 5.8 (25th-75th percentile, 5.0-6.3) for physical domain, 5.6 (25th-75th percentile, 4.6-6.3) for psychologic domain, 6.3 (25th-75th percentile, 5.5-6.8) for social domain, and 17.3 (25th- 75th percentile, 15.4-18.9) in total. At the level of the individual, age-adjusted ORs for the three top-ranked risk factors were 5.0 (95{\%} CI, 1.4-18) for bronchiectasis, 2.6 (95{\%} CI, 1.7-3.9) for asthma and 2.3 (95{\%} CI, 1.5-3.4) for gastroesophageal reflux disease in never smokers, 7.1 (95{\%} CI, 2.6-20) for bronchiectasis, 3.1 (95{\%} CI, 2.2-4.4) for asthma and 2.2 (95{\%} CI, 1.5-3.2) for occupational exposure to dust/fumes in former smokers, and 1.9 (95{\%} CI, 1.3-2.9) for airflow limitation in current smokers. At the level of the community, the three top-ranked risk factors were female sex (PAR, 19{\%}), asthma (PAR, 10{\%}), and gastroesophageal reflux disease (PAR, 8{\%}) in never smokers; abdominal obesity (PAR, 20{\%}), low income (PAR, 20{\%}), and asthma (PAR, 13{\%}) in former smokers; and airflow limitation (PAR, 23{\%}) in current smokers.CONCLUSIONS: Risk factors for chronic cough differ at the level of the individual and community, and by smoking status. Strategies to prevent and treat modifiable chronic cough risk factors should be tailored accordingly.",
keywords = "Adult, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Asthma, Chronic Disease, Cohort Studies, Cough, Denmark, Female, Gastroesophageal Reflux, Health Status, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Obesity, Risk Factors, Sex Factors, Smoking, Socioeconomic Factors, Young Adult, Journal Article",
author = "Yunus {\cC}olak and Nordestgaard, {B{\o}rge G} and Laursen, {Lars C} and Shoaib Afzal and Peter Lange and Morten Dahl",
note = "Copyright {\circledC} 2017 American College of Chest Physicians. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.",
year = "2017",
month = "9",
doi = "10.1016/j.chest.2017.05.038",
language = "English",
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pages = "563--573",
journal = "Chest",
issn = "0012-3692",
publisher = "American College of Chest Physicians",
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T1 - Risk Factors for Chronic Cough Among 14,669 Individuals From the General Population

AU - Çolak, Yunus

AU - Nordestgaard, Børge G

AU - Laursen, Lars C

AU - Afzal, Shoaib

AU - Lange, Peter

AU - Dahl, Morten

N1 - Copyright © 2017 American College of Chest Physicians. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

PY - 2017/9

Y1 - 2017/9

N2 - BACKGROUND: Risk factors for chronic cough in the general population have not been described systematically. We identified and ranked chronic cough risk factors at the individual and community level using data from 14,669 individuals from the Copenhagen General Population Study.METHODS: Severity of chronic cough was assessed using the Leicester Cough Questionnaire (LCQ). We ranked chronic cough risk factors based on magnitude of age-adjusted ORs at the individual level and of the population attributable risks (PARs) at the community level.RESULTS: Prevalence of chronic cough in the general population was 4% overall and 3% in never smokers, 4% in former smokers, and 8% in current smokers. Median score of the LCQ was 5.8 (25th-75th percentile, 5.0-6.3) for physical domain, 5.6 (25th-75th percentile, 4.6-6.3) for psychologic domain, 6.3 (25th-75th percentile, 5.5-6.8) for social domain, and 17.3 (25th- 75th percentile, 15.4-18.9) in total. At the level of the individual, age-adjusted ORs for the three top-ranked risk factors were 5.0 (95% CI, 1.4-18) for bronchiectasis, 2.6 (95% CI, 1.7-3.9) for asthma and 2.3 (95% CI, 1.5-3.4) for gastroesophageal reflux disease in never smokers, 7.1 (95% CI, 2.6-20) for bronchiectasis, 3.1 (95% CI, 2.2-4.4) for asthma and 2.2 (95% CI, 1.5-3.2) for occupational exposure to dust/fumes in former smokers, and 1.9 (95% CI, 1.3-2.9) for airflow limitation in current smokers. At the level of the community, the three top-ranked risk factors were female sex (PAR, 19%), asthma (PAR, 10%), and gastroesophageal reflux disease (PAR, 8%) in never smokers; abdominal obesity (PAR, 20%), low income (PAR, 20%), and asthma (PAR, 13%) in former smokers; and airflow limitation (PAR, 23%) in current smokers.CONCLUSIONS: Risk factors for chronic cough differ at the level of the individual and community, and by smoking status. Strategies to prevent and treat modifiable chronic cough risk factors should be tailored accordingly.

AB - BACKGROUND: Risk factors for chronic cough in the general population have not been described systematically. We identified and ranked chronic cough risk factors at the individual and community level using data from 14,669 individuals from the Copenhagen General Population Study.METHODS: Severity of chronic cough was assessed using the Leicester Cough Questionnaire (LCQ). We ranked chronic cough risk factors based on magnitude of age-adjusted ORs at the individual level and of the population attributable risks (PARs) at the community level.RESULTS: Prevalence of chronic cough in the general population was 4% overall and 3% in never smokers, 4% in former smokers, and 8% in current smokers. Median score of the LCQ was 5.8 (25th-75th percentile, 5.0-6.3) for physical domain, 5.6 (25th-75th percentile, 4.6-6.3) for psychologic domain, 6.3 (25th-75th percentile, 5.5-6.8) for social domain, and 17.3 (25th- 75th percentile, 15.4-18.9) in total. At the level of the individual, age-adjusted ORs for the three top-ranked risk factors were 5.0 (95% CI, 1.4-18) for bronchiectasis, 2.6 (95% CI, 1.7-3.9) for asthma and 2.3 (95% CI, 1.5-3.4) for gastroesophageal reflux disease in never smokers, 7.1 (95% CI, 2.6-20) for bronchiectasis, 3.1 (95% CI, 2.2-4.4) for asthma and 2.2 (95% CI, 1.5-3.2) for occupational exposure to dust/fumes in former smokers, and 1.9 (95% CI, 1.3-2.9) for airflow limitation in current smokers. At the level of the community, the three top-ranked risk factors were female sex (PAR, 19%), asthma (PAR, 10%), and gastroesophageal reflux disease (PAR, 8%) in never smokers; abdominal obesity (PAR, 20%), low income (PAR, 20%), and asthma (PAR, 13%) in former smokers; and airflow limitation (PAR, 23%) in current smokers.CONCLUSIONS: Risk factors for chronic cough differ at the level of the individual and community, and by smoking status. Strategies to prevent and treat modifiable chronic cough risk factors should be tailored accordingly.

KW - Adult

KW - Aged

KW - Aged, 80 and over

KW - Asthma

KW - Chronic Disease

KW - Cohort Studies

KW - Cough

KW - Denmark

KW - Female

KW - Gastroesophageal Reflux

KW - Health Status

KW - Humans

KW - Male

KW - Middle Aged

KW - Obesity

KW - Risk Factors

KW - Sex Factors

KW - Smoking

KW - Socioeconomic Factors

KW - Young Adult

KW - Journal Article

U2 - 10.1016/j.chest.2017.05.038

DO - 10.1016/j.chest.2017.05.038

M3 - Journal article

VL - 152

SP - 563

EP - 573

JO - Chest

JF - Chest

SN - 0012-3692

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