A longitudinal study of stress in first-year dental students.

  title={A longitudinal study of stress in first-year dental students.},
  author={Sarah T Silverstein and D. Kritz-Silverstein},
  journal={Journal of dental education},
  volume={74 8},
  • Sarah T Silverstein, D. Kritz-Silverstein
  • Published 2010
  • Medicine
  • Journal of dental education
  • This study examines the association of stress with performance and health in first-year dental students and changes in the amount and sources of stress over one year. Students at four U.S. dental schools completed the Dental Environment Stress (DES) scale, Perceived Stress Scale (PSS), stress rating, and demographic questions at the start of their first year of school (baseline), 11.7 weeks, and one year later when first-year GPA, illnesses, health ratings, and symptom frequency were also… CONTINUE READING
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