Assessing cortisol and dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) in saliva: effects of collection method.

@article{Gallagher2006AssessingCA,
  title={Assessing cortisol and dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) in saliva: effects of collection method.},
  author={Peter C Gallagher and Melville M Leitch and Anna E. Massey and R. Hamish McAllister-Williams and Allan H Young},
  journal={Journal of psychopharmacology},
  year={2006},
  volume={20 5},
  pages={
          643-9
        }
}
An increasing number of studies are utilizing saliva sampling as a method of assessing adrenal steroid secretion. Saliva samples have certain advantages over plasma, being non-invasive and easily collected. However, some methods of collection may compromise the accuracy of the assay, particularly those which employ aids to stimulate saliva production. We sought to compare the accuracy of cortisol and dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) measurement by examining the association between plasma levels… CONTINUE READING
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