Clinical application of a questionnaire for diagnosis and treatment of halitosis.

@article{Yaegaki1999ClinicalAO,
  title={Clinical application of a questionnaire for diagnosis and treatment of halitosis.},
  author={Ken Yaegaki and Jeffrey Martin Coil},
  journal={Quintessence international},
  year={1999},
  volume={30 5},
  pages={
          302-6
        }
}
To treat halitosis, clinicians must examine the psychologic condition of a patient as well as the disease history and plausible causes of oral malodor, such as periodontal disease. However, it is not easy for a practitioner to carry out a psychologic examination other than the normal inquiry concerning oral malodor itself. Hence, a questionnaire that appears to be a normal inquiry, rather than one containing psychologic questions, was composed to survey the causes of halitosis and psychosomatic… CONTINUE READING

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