Evaluation of the clinical efficacy of potassium nitrate desensitizing mouthwash and a toothpaste in the treatment of dentinal hypersensitivity

@inproceedings{Sharma2012EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of the clinical efficacy of potassium nitrate desensitizing mouthwash and a toothpaste in the treatment of dentinal hypersensitivity},
  author={Sunita Sharma and Neetha J. Shetty and Ashita Sadananda Uppoor},
  booktitle={Journal of clinical and experimental dentistry},
  year={2012}
}
Potassium Nitrate has been used as a desensitizing agent to treat dentinal hypersensitivity. The effectiveness of a potassium nitrate is evaluated both in the form of a toothpaste and a mouthwash in a clinical study. Thirty patients were assessed using evaporative stimuli and thermal stimuli and response was evaluated using Visual Analogue Scale at baseline… CONTINUE READING