Management of an anxious child in the dental setting – a step-by-step approach

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/559016
Title:
Management of an anxious child in the dental setting – a step-by-step approach
Authors:
Moore, Abigail
Publisher:
Journal of the Irish Dental Association
Journal:
Journal of the Irish Dental Association
Issue Date:
Feb-2015
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/559016
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Description:
The management of an anxious child begins the minute an appointment for a new patient is made. The more prepared parents and children are the more we can expect from a first consultation. A friendly, reassuring voice on the phone, and previsit information letters/website section have been shown to reduce parental anxiety, which is key. Also, encouraging the reading of child-friendly books about going to the dentist is beneficial
Keywords:
DENTAL CARE; CHILD
Local subject classification:
ANXIETY

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMoore, Abigailen
dc.date.accessioned2015-07-06T10:49:48Zen
dc.date.available2015-07-06T10:49:48Zen
dc.date.issued2015-02en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/559016en
dc.descriptionThe management of an anxious child begins the minute an appointment for a new patient is made. The more prepared parents and children are the more we can expect from a first consultation. A friendly, reassuring voice on the phone, and previsit information letters/website section have been shown to reduce parental anxiety, which is key. Also, encouraging the reading of child-friendly books about going to the dentist is beneficialen
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherJournal of the Irish Dental Associationen
dc.subjectDENTAL CAREen
dc.subjectCHILDen
dc.subject.otherANXIETYen
dc.titleManagement of an anxious child in the dental setting – a step-by-step approachen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalJournal of the Irish Dental Associationen
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