Salivary cortisol in psychoneuroendocrine research: Recent developments and applications

@article{Kirschbaum1994SalivaryCI,
  title={Salivary cortisol in psychoneuroendocrine research: Recent developments and applications},
  author={Clemens Kirschbaum and Dirk H. Hellhammer},
  journal={Psychoneuroendocrinology},
  year={1994},
  volume={19},
  pages={313-333}
}
The assessment of cortisol in saliva has proven a valid and reliable reflection of the respective unbound hormone in blood. To date, assessment of cortisol in saliva is a widely accepted and frequently employed method in psychoneuroendocrinology. Due to several advantages over blood cortisol analyses (e.g., stress-free sampling, laboratory independence, lower costs) saliva cortisol assessment can be the method of choice in basic research and clinical environments. The determination of cortisol… CONTINUE READING
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