Efficacy and Safety of an Intraoral Electrostimulation Device for Xerostomia Relief A Multicenter, Randomized Trial


Strietzel F. P. , Lafaurie G. I. , Bautista Mendoza G. R. , Alajbeg I., Pejda S., Vuletic L., ...Daha Fazla

ARTHRITIS AND RHEUMATISM, cilt.63, sa.1, ss.180-190, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 63 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1002/art.27766
  • Dergi Adı: ARTHRITIS AND RHEUMATISM
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.180-190

Özet

Objective. To evaluate the efficacy and safety of an intraoral electrostimulation device, consisting of stimulating electrodes, an electronic circuit, and a power source, in treating xerostomia. The device delivers electrostimulation through the oral mucosa to the lingual nerve in order to enhance the salivary reflex.