Dental Anxiety

Known as: Odontophobias, Dental Phobias, anxiety dental 
Abnormal fear or dread of visiting the dentist for preventive care or therapy and unwarranted anxiety over dental procedures.

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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to identify associations between level of dental anxiety and the impact of oral health on… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to examine the negative psychosocial impacts of dental anxiety in a sample of dentally… (More)
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2003
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2003
Twenty patients with dental anxiety were investigated while seated in a dental chair in a dental clinic. Heart rate (HR), heart… (More)
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2000
2000
Dental fear in children was studied using Rachman's theory of fear acquisition. Sixty children from two age groups (7-10 years… (More)
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1998
1998
This study assessed dental anxiety in adults living in the Detroit tricounty area and identified factors associated with it. The… (More)
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1996
1996
Although negative dental experiences are often cited as the major factor in the development of dental anxiety, very few studies… (More)
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1995
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1995
The Corah Dental Anxiety Scale (CDAS) has been used extensively in epidemiology and clinical research. It is brief and is claimed… (More)
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1990
1990
The main purpose of this study was to investigate the prevalence of dental anxiety in the Netherlands by means of both a… (More)
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1984
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1984
A specialized community dental unit for dental fear treatment was used to investigate 160 adult patients. The patients… (More)
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
A number of different sets of data concerning the Corah Dental Anxiety Scale were evaluated. The data indicate that the scale is… (More)
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