Impact of fixed orthodontic braces on salivary pH and salivation rate


orthodontic treatment
fixed braces
Saliva pH
saliva flow rate

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Orjonikidze, N., Kvatchadze, I., Mikadze, T. ., Pantsulaia, I., & Chikovani, T. . (2022). Impact of fixed orthodontic braces on salivary pH and salivation rate. GEORGIAN SCIENTISTS, 4(4), 154–160.


No AbstractThe aim of the study was to evaluate the influence of standard fixed braces on the physiological indicators of saliva - saliva pH and salivation rate. Materials and methods: 40 healthy individuals aged 15 to 25 years (27 women and 23 men) who underwent orthodontic treatment with standard fixed braces were included in the study. with braces. Oral fluid flow/salivation rate and pH were determined three times in each individual: before orthodontic treatment, 24 hours after braces, and two months later. Results: 24 hours and 2 months after fixation of standard fixed braces, salivation rate does not change, and pH decreases statistically reliably 2 months after the start of treatment.


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