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CHEST Guidelines for Clinical Diagnosis of Pertussis-Associated Cough

November 12, 2018 Share this content: In children, pooled estimates of sensitivity and specificity were generated for only 1 clinical feature: posttussive vomiting. A guideline based on a high-quality systematic review has been developed for the clinical diagnosis of pertussis-associated cough in children and adults to justify the decision regarding whether or not antibiotic therapy… Read More »