Development and psychometric evaluation of the Index of Dental Anxiety and Fear (IDAF-4C+).

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The measurement of dental fear is important due to its high prevalence and appreciable individual, clinical, and public health consequences. However, existing measures of dental anxiety and fear (DAF) have theoretical or practical limitations. This study describes the development and subsequent assessment of the reliability and validity of test scores of a… (More)
DOI: 10.1037/a0018678

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@article{Armfield2010DevelopmentAP, title={Development and psychometric evaluation of the Index of Dental Anxiety and Fear (IDAF-4C+).}, author={Jason Armfield}, journal={Psychological assessment}, year={2010}, volume={22 2}, pages={279-87} }