Anxiolysis in dental practice: a report of three cases.

Abstract

While general dentists have used many modalities to reduce fear and anxiety in the dental office, including iatrosedation (calming words), distraction techniques, conditioning techniques, and empathy, there still are patients who need pharmacologic management of fear and anxiety to receive dental care. Anxiolysis, the lightest level of sedation, can be… (More)

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@article{Goodchild2004AnxiolysisID, title={Anxiolysis in dental practice: a report of three cases.}, author={Jason H Goodchild and Scott C Dickinson}, journal={General dentistry}, year={2004}, volume={52 3}, pages={264-8; quiz 269} }