This event has ended. Recordings of the event are available to watch below.
Watch the presentation ‘Chronic cough: a symptom or a disease’ in German language here.
Watch the presentation ‘Current drug treatments for chronic cough’ in French language here.
The event was organised by members of the ELF Cough Patient Advisory Group and medical experts from NeuroCough – a European Respiratory Society (ERS) Clinical Research Collaboration (CRC).
A live translation app was available on the day, with simultaneous translation into: Arabic, Bahasa (Indonesian), Bengali, Chinese (Simplified & Traditional), Dutch, English, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Tamil, Thai, and Vietnamese.
Chronic cough is a persistent (long-lasting) cough that is not caused by other conditions such as asthma or COPD, and is not due to breathing in an obvious irritant such as cigarette smoke. Chronic cough can be a very isolating condition.
The Chronic Cough Patient Conference aimed to bring together patients and chronic cough experts. The event included:
There were also patient experiences of people living with chronic cough.
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