A screening test for unstimulated salivary flow measurement

M. Fontana, Susan Zunt, G. J. Eckert, Domenick Zero

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Abstract

It is well established that saliva is an important factor for the health of both soft and hard tissues in the oral cavity. This study determined: 1) the correlation between unstimulated salivary flow assessed using the Modified Schirmer tear strip Test (MST), with gravimetric and volumetric measurements and 2) the MST value that would allow the most reliable identification of patients with severe (

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3-8
Number of pages6
JournalOperative Dentistry
Volume30
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2005

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A screening test for unstimulated salivary flow measurement. / Fontana, M.; Zunt, Susan; Eckert, G. J.; Zero, Domenick.

In: Operative Dentistry, Vol. 30, No. 1, 01.2005, p. 3-8.

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