Cough is a common pediatric complaint. Acute cough is often considered
to be self-limiting and not requiring particular management. However,
pediatric patients and their parents often seek remedy for acute cough.
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Specialists have been treating
pediatric cough for millenniums. Here we present a case of pediatric
cough and approach to it by Western and Chinese Respiratory Specialist.
We conclude that TCM may provide important and useful insight on
treatment of pediatric respiratory diseases.