Published: 09-02-2018 14:10 | Updated: 09-02-2018 15:11

KI's internet-based CBT reduces dental anxiety among children

Researchers at Karolinska Institutet have developed an accessible therapy for children and adolescents suffering from dental phobia. The study, published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research, shows that guided internet-based CBT is highly effective in reducing anxiety and increasing the ability to deal with dental treatment. One year later, half of the children were completely free of their phobia.

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