Salivary cortisol, alpha-amylase and heart rate variation in response to dental treatment in children

Salivary cortisol, alpha-amylase and heart rate variation in response to dental treatment in children

N.F. Furlan, M.B.D. Gavião, T.S. Barbosa, J. Nicolau, P.M. Castelo

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Anxiety and stress are usually related to the dental treatment situation. The objective was to investigate salivary cortisol and alpha-amylase levels (salivary biomarkers) and heart rate in children undergoing a minor dental procedure (dental prophylaxis). Study design. In total, 31 children (range...

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Salivary cortisol, alpha-amylase and heart rate variation in response to dental treatment in children

N.F. Furlan, M.B.D. Gavião, T.S. Barbosa, J. Nicolau, P.M. Castelo


										

Salivary cortisol, alpha-amylase and heart rate variation in response to dental treatment in children

N.F. Furlan, M.B.D. Gavião, T.S. Barbosa, J. Nicolau, P.M. Castelo

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    Journal of clinical pediatric dentistry

    Vol. 37, no. 1 (Sept., 2012), p. 83-87