Is it the injection device or the anxiety experienced that causes pain during dental local anaesthesia?


Kuscu O. O. , Akyuz S.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRIC DENTISTRY, vol.18, no.2, pp.139-145, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1365-263x.2007.00875.x
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRIC DENTISTRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.139-145

Abstract

Aim. The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of anxiety and type of dental injection, a plastic syringe or an electronic computerized device, on the pain perceived by children.