dentisign described as a Pioneering Strategy for Relieving Dental Anxiety in Hearing Impaired Children: a Randomized Controlled Clinical Study (journal of Dentistry, Shiraz University of MedicaL Science, Iran)
Statement of the Problem:Hearing impaired children have a problem in understanding and comprehending with dental treatments. Visual language is the sensible answer of how to improve communication with them.
Purpose:To evaluate the applicability of dental sign language in Hearing impaired children in relieving anxiety during stressful dental treatment by improving their means of communication.
Conclusion:DentiSign dental sign language was effective in reducing the level of anxiety in children who are hard of hearing. Dental sign language was able to improve behavior positively during dental treatment and may also aid in developing a positive dental attitude among children who are hard of hearing.
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