Table 5

Salivary secretions used as reference method in the included studies
First author, year of publication Secretion
Al-Hashimi 1998 [31] Stimulated parotid saliva (2%citric acid)
Almståhl 2003 [32] Unstimulated whole saliva
El-Miedany 1999 [33] Unstimulated whole saliva
Håkansson 1994 [34] Unstimulated whole saliva
Hay 1998 [35] Unstimulated whole saliva
Kalk 2001 [36] Unstimulated and stimulated (2% citric acid) parotid and SM/SL saliva
Kalk 2002 [37] Unstimulated and stimulated (2% citric acid)parotid and SM/SL saliva
Kanehira 2009 [38] Unstimulated whole saliva
Kohn 1992 [39] Unstimulated and stimulated (2% citric acid) parotid and SM/SL saliva
Lee 2002 [40] Unstimulated whole saliva
López-Jornet 2006 [41] Unstimulated and stimulated (4% citric acid) whole saliva
Navazesh 1992 [42] Unstimulated and stimulated (inert gum base) whole saliva and stimulated (candy-stimulated and acid-stimulated 0.15 mol/L citric acid) parotid saliva.
Pedersen 1999 [43] Unstimulated whole saliva
Pennec 1993 [44] Unstimulated whole saliva
Sánchez-Guerrero 2002 [45] Unstimulated whole saliva
Sreebny 1988 [4] Unstimulated and stimulated (paraffin) whole saliva
Wolff 1998 [46] Unstimulated whole saliva
Wolff 2002 [47] Unstimulated and stimulated (2% citric acid) parotid and SM/SL saliva

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