The role of cognitions in short‐term temporal changes in dental fear among Australian adults
作者: Jason M. Armfield PhDAntonio Crego PhDHelena S. Schuch DDS, MSLiana Luzzi PhD
作者单位: 1Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, School of Dentistry University of Adelaide Adelaide Australia
2 Department of Psychology Madrid Open University Collado‐Villalba Spain
刊名: Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 2018, Vol.78 (1), pp.32-40
来源数据库: Wiley Journal
DOI: 10.1111/jphd.12232
关键词: Dental fearCognitionsPerceptionsExperiencesLongitudinal
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Objectives(#br)To determine if temporal changes in dental fear over a 4‐month period are predicted by changed cognitive vulnerability‐related perceptions of going to the dentist.(#br)Methods(#br)Australian adults ( n = 484) completed mailed questionnaires at baseline and follow‐up, containing measures of dental fear, cognitive vulnerability‐related perceptions, dental services received, and possible aversive experiences during the study period. Change in dental fear was the main outcome measure, categorized as decreased (Fear), unchanged (Fear0), and increased (Fear+).(#br)Results(#br)Across the study period, 15.5 percent of people had Fear, 73.4 percent had Fear0, and 11.1 percent had Fear+. In a multinomial...
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  • vulnerability 脆弱性
  • temporal 现世的
  • dental 齿骨
  • predicted 预先计算的
  • event 事件
  • period 
  • dentist 牙医师
  • short 短的
  • percent 百分率
  • related 有关的