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If your child has a barking cough:
If none of these techniques work after you have tried them
for about 30 minutes, call your doctor or seek medical attention
at an emergency facility.
If your child's symptoms improve with
these methods and he or she feels better, put your child back in bed with the
humidifier blowing nearby.
December 21, 2011
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & David Messenger, MD
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