A comparison of artificial saliva and chewing gum in the management of xerostomia in patients with advanced cancer

Secondary title: 
T2 - Palliative medicine
Short title: 
A comparison of artificial saliva and chewing gum in the management of xerostomia in patients with advanced cancer
Authors: 
Davies, A. N.
Start page: 
197-203
Annotations: 
Type B, Priority 5
Year: 
2000
Accession number: 
CN-00297556
Database: 
CENTRAL Issue 4 2014
Number: 
M1 - 3
ID: 
230
Notes: 
N1 - Clinical Trial; Comparative Study; Journal Article; Randomized Controlled Trial; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
Key words: 
Chewing Gum [adverse effects]
Chronic Disease
Cross-Over Studies
Neoplasms [complications]
Palliative Care
Prospective Studies
Saliva [physiology]
Saliva, Artificial [therapeutic use]
Terminal Care
Treatment Outcome
Xerostomia [etiology] [therapy]
Adult[checkword]
Aged[checkword]
Aged, 80 and over[checkword]
Female[checkword]
Humans[checkword]
Male[checkword]
Middle Aged[checkword]
Sr-cancer: sr-ent: sr-oral: sr-sympt
Types of evidence: 
Type B
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do