The treatment of persistent psychogenic cough, a potentially debilitating condition among pediatric patients, can pose diagnostic and treatment dilemmas. Its treatment by the use of a procedure called reinforced suggestion technique was described previously. The use of an alternative procedure relying upon parental and self-monitoring of coughing and either social or material rewards for decreasing rates of coughing is presented.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1991|
- cough paroxysm
- psychogenic cough
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health