TABLE 4

Scale Used by Garbutt et al11

SymptomPoints
1230
Blocked up or stuffy noseSmallMediumLargeNot a problem or do not know
Headaches or face painSmallMediumLargeNot a problem or do not know
Coughing during the daySmallMediumLargeNot a problem or do not know
Coughing at nightSmallMediumLargeNot a problem or do not know
Color of child’s mucusYellow or greenNone or clear
  • S5 score is obtained by averaging the scores for each symptom. In the clinical trial,8 children were stratified into 2 groups before randomization: S5 score <2 or S5 score ≥2.