Surinder S Birring

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Controversies in the evaluation and management of chronic cough
    Surinder S Birring
    King s College London, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:708-15. 2011
  2. doi request reprint New concepts in the management of chronic cough
    Surinder S Birring
    King s College London, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, United Kingdom
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 24:334-8. 2011
  3. pmc The assessment of quality of life in acute cough with the Leicester Cough Questionnaire (LCQ-acute)
    Nadia Yousaf
    King s College London, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, London, UK
    Cough 7:4. 2011
  4. doi request reprint The minimal important difference of the King's Brief Interstitial Lung Disease Questionnaire (K-BILD) and forced vital capacity in interstitial lung disease
    Amit S Patel
    King s College London, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Respir Med 107:1438-43. 2013
  5. doi request reprint A longitudinal assessment of acute cough
    Kai K Lee
    Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, Denmark Hill Campus, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 187:991-7. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The development and validation of the King's Sarcoidosis Questionnaire for the assessment of health status
    Amit Suresh Patel
    Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London, London, UK
    Thorax 68:57-65. 2013
  7. doi request reprint 'I wish I knew more ...' the end-of-life planning and information needs for end-stage fibrotic interstitial lung disease: views of patients, carers and health professionals
    Sabrina Bajwah
    Department of Palliative Medicine, Royal Marsden and Royal Brompton NHS Foundation Trusts, London, UK
    BMJ Support Palliat Care 3:84-90. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Four-hour cough frequency monitoring in chronic cough
    Kai K Lee
    From the Division of Asthma, Allergy, and Lung Biology, King s College London, London SE5 9RS, England
    Chest 142:1237-43. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Improvement in health status following cough-suppression physiotherapy for patients with chronic cough
    Amit S Patel
    Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London, UK
    Chron Respir Dis 8:253-8. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Cough suppression therapy: does it work?
    Sarah Chamberlain
    King s College London, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 26:524-7. 2013

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Controversies in the evaluation and management of chronic cough
    Surinder S Birring
    King s College London, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:708-15. 2011
    ..There is a pressing need to understand the genetic, molecular, and physiological basis of unexplained chronic cough and to develop novel antitussive drugs that down-regulate cough reflex sensitivity...
  2. doi request reprint New concepts in the management of chronic cough
    Surinder S Birring
    King s College London, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, United Kingdom
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 24:334-8. 2011
    ..A number of subjective and objective tools have been developed recently to assess cough severity. Antitussive drug development is an emerging and exciting area of cough research...
  3. pmc The assessment of quality of life in acute cough with the Leicester Cough Questionnaire (LCQ-acute)
    Nadia Yousaf
    King s College London, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, London, UK
    Cough 7:4. 2011
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  4. doi request reprint The minimal important difference of the King's Brief Interstitial Lung Disease Questionnaire (K-BILD) and forced vital capacity in interstitial lung disease
    Amit S Patel
    King s College London, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Respir Med 107:1438-43. 2013
    ..The MID for FVC for a range of ILDs was 6%, similar to that reported recently for patients with IPF. Our findings will facilitate the clinical interpretation of health status and FVC data in ILD. ..
  5. doi request reprint A longitudinal assessment of acute cough
    Kai K Lee
    Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, Denmark Hill Campus, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 187:991-7. 2013
    ..Evidence for their measurement properties in acute cough caused by upper respiratory tract infection (URTI) and longitudinal data is limited...
  6. doi request reprint The development and validation of the King's Sarcoidosis Questionnaire for the assessment of health status
    Amit Suresh Patel
    Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London, London, UK
    Thorax 68:57-65. 2013
    ..There is a paucity of tools that assess health status in sarcoidosis. The objective of this study was to develop and validate the King's Sarcoidosis Questionnaire (KSQ), a new modular health status measure...
  7. doi request reprint 'I wish I knew more ...' the end-of-life planning and information needs for end-stage fibrotic interstitial lung disease: views of patients, carers and health professionals
    Sabrina Bajwah
    Department of Palliative Medicine, Royal Marsden and Royal Brompton NHS Foundation Trusts, London, UK
    BMJ Support Palliat Care 3:84-90. 2013
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  8. ncbi request reprint Four-hour cough frequency monitoring in chronic cough
    Kai K Lee
    From the Division of Asthma, Allergy, and Lung Biology, King s College London, London SE5 9RS, England
    Chest 142:1237-43. 2012
    ..A study was undertaken to determine whether short-duration recordings( < 6 h) accurately reflect 24-h cough frequency and to investigate their responsiveness...
  9. doi request reprint Improvement in health status following cough-suppression physiotherapy for patients with chronic cough
    Amit S Patel
    Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London, UK
    Chron Respir Dis 8:253-8. 2011
    ..002) and sleep disturbance scores (p = 0.02). Our findings suggest cough-suppression physiotherapy may lead to a clinically significant improvement in cough-specific HRQOL in patients with chronic cough...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cough suppression therapy: does it work?
    Sarah Chamberlain
    King s College London, Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 26:524-7. 2013
    ..The effectiveness of CST in other respiratory conditions such as asthma, pulmonary fibrosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and sarcoidosis should also be investigated. ..
  11. doi request reprint The palliative care needs for fibrotic interstitial lung disease: a qualitative study of patients, informal caregivers and health professionals
    Sabrina Bajwah
    Department of Palliative Medicine, Royal Marsden and Royal Brompton NHS Foundation Trusts, London, UK Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, Cicely Saunders Institute, King s College London, London, UK
    Palliat Med 27:869-76. 2013
    ..While there have been some studies looking at the impact on quality of life of patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, to date no qualitative research looking at the specialist palliative needs of these patients has been conducted...
  12. doi request reprint Cough and sleep
    Kai K Lee
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, King s College Hospital, London, SE5 9RS, UK
    Lung 188:S91-4. 2010
    ..Patients are likely to be female and report gastroesophageal reflux and rhinitis. Continuous positive airway pressure therapy is effective in alleviating cough. Greater awareness of this condition is needed...
  13. doi request reprint The development and validation of the King's Brief Interstitial Lung Disease (K-BILD) health status questionnaire
    Amit S Patel
    Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Thorax 67:804-10. 2012
    ..There is a paucity of tools that assess health status in ILD. The objective of this study was to develop and validate the King's Brief Interstitial Lung Disease questionnaire (K-BILD), a new health status measure for patients with ILD...
  14. doi request reprint Developing antitussives: the ideal clinical trial
    Surinder S Birring
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 22:155-8. 2009
    ..Properly conducted clinical trials are an opportunity to evaluate the benefits of currently available therapies and aid advances in the antitussive drug market...
  15. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and psychosocial aspects of cough
    Kate Brignall
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Lung 186:S55-8. 2008
    ..Recent cough guidelines endorse the measurement of cough-specific quality of life and these questionnaires are ideal tools to facilitate this...
  16. ncbi request reprint Clinical assessment of chronic cough severity
    Anita A Raj
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, King s College Hospital, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 20:334-7. 2007
    ..These tools can be used to validate the presence of cough and assess response to therapy. They will also have an important role in clinical trials...
  17. doi request reprint Specialist palliative care is more than drugs: a retrospective study of ILD patients
    Sabrina Bajwah
    Department of Palliative Medicine, Royal Marsden and Royal Brompton NHS Foundation Trusts, London, UK
    Lung 190:215-20. 2012
    ..This study aimed to assess the palliative care needs of progressive idiopathic fibrotic interstitial lung disease (PIF-ILD) populations in two London ILD centres...