Chronic Cough | The Use of Capsaicin Challenge for Diagnosis, Monitoring and Follow-up of Chronic Cough.
Chronic Cough research study
What is the primary objective of this study?
The purpose of this study is to determine whether the capsaicin challenge can improve the
diagnosis, treatment, monitoring and follow-up in patients with chronic cough.
Who is eligible to participate?
- Patients with persisting cough for more than 3 months, without known respiratory or
- Diagnosis of respiratory or lung diseases of any kind
Which medical condition, disease, disorder, syndrome, illness, or injury is researched?
Interventions can include giving participants drugs, medical devices, procedures, vaccines, and other products that are either investigational or already available or noninvasive approaches such as surveys, education, and interviews.
Research studies and clinical trials typically have two or more research arms. An arm is a group of people who receive the same treatment in the study.
chronic coughCapsaicine challenge in chronic cough patients
Start Date: March 2013
Completed Date: December 2013
Primary Outcome: cough reflex hypersensitivity
Study sponsors, principal investigator, and references
Lead Sponsor: Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center