The Role of Saliva Cortisol Measurement in Health and Disease

Editor(s): Margareta Kristenson, Peter Garvin and Ulf Lundberg

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This e-book is based on a critical evaluation of existing literature on salivary cortisol, aiming to evaluate the utility of salivary cortisol as a biomarker in various settings. It focuses on how ...
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Foreword  Open Access Plus

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Gary W. Evans



Preface  Open Access Plus

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Margareta Kristenson



List of Contributors  Open Access Plus

Pp. iii-iv (2)

Margareta Kristenson, Peter Garvin and Ulf Lundberg



The Role of Saliva Cortisol Measurement in Health and Disease. Introduction - Why This Book?  Open Access Plus

Pp. 3-16 (14)

Margareta Kristenson, Peter Garvin and Ulf Lundberg



Socioeconomic Status, Demographic Variables and Salivary Cortisol  Open Access Plus

Pp. 17-42 (26)

Peter Garvin, Nanna Hurwitz Eller and Anette Harris



Psychosocial Work Stressors and Salivary Cortisol  Open Access Plus

Pp. 43-66 (24)

Bjorn Karlson, Lindfors Lindfors, Roberto Riva, Christin Mellner, Tores Theorell and Ulf Lundberg



Perceived Stress, Psychological Resources and Salivary Cortisol  Open Access Plus

Pp. 67-86 (20)

Christina Halford, Ingibjörg H. Jonsdottir and Frida Eek



Biological Markers and Salivary Cortisol  Open Access Plus

Pp. 87-115 (29)

Ase Marie Hansen, Lars-Gunnar Gunnarsson, Anette Harris, Nanna Hurwitz Eller, Peter Garvin and Anne Helene Garde



Sleep and Salivary Cortisol  Open Access Plus

Pp. 116-128 (13)

Anne Helene Garde, Berndt Karlson, Ase Marie Hansen,, Roger Persson and Torbjorn Akerstedt



Mental Health and Salivary Cortisol  Open Access Plus

Pp. 129-166 (38)

Ingibjörg H. Jonsdottir, Christina Halford and Frida Eek



Somatic Disease and Salivary Cortisol  Open Access Plus

Pp. 167-185 (19)

Margareta Kristenson Kristenson and Oskar Lundgren



Discussion and Concluding Remarks Based on the Scancort Group Review  Open Access Plus

Pp. 186-204 (19)

Ulf Lundberg, Peter Garvin and Margareta Kristenson



Index  Open Access Plus

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Ulf Lundberg, Peter Garvin and Margareta Kristenson