Odor intolerance tied to cough sensitivity

Thu, 15 Jun 2006 01:00 PM EST

... Patients who have aversions to certain odors also may have increased tendency to cough, shows a new study. Swedish researchers administered the Chemical Sensitivity Scale for Sensory Hyperreactivity (CSS-SHR) questionnaire to 103 patients to determine their self-reported odor sensitivity. [click link for full article] ...