A Questionnaire based study was conducted
to evaluate dental anxiety among patients anticipating
varied dental treatments. 100 patients participated in
the study. Patients were anticipating one among the
subsequent dental procedures: scaling, filling,
preparation of crown, odontology surgery or extraction.
Patients were selected arbitrarily and Dental Anxiety
Scale (DAS) form was completed by the patients
whereas anticipating their treatment. The applied math
calculations were done supported the DAS score and
therefore the results were obtained. The aim of this
study was to find the prevalence of dental anxiety
among the patients.
The patients were informed about the survey.
Informed consent were obtained from the patients,
ethical committee clearance was obtained.
Questionnaire based survey was conducted among 100
random patients in the college.
Keywords : Phobia, Anxiety, RCT, Extraction.