Table 3 Parental reported child morbidity one week after CDGA, n = 250

From: Dental anxiety, distress at induction and postoperative morbidity in children undergoing tooth extraction using general anaesthesia

  Much less than before Less than before Same as before More than before Much more than before Does not apply Total response
Upset at mention of doctors, dentists, hospitals 7 (3%) 12 (5%) 162 (66%) 31 (13%) 5 (2%) 29 (12%) 246
Spends time trying to get hold of your attention 4 (2%) 3 (1%) 193 (78%) 19 (8%) 2 (1%) 25 (10%) 246
Have bad dreams or wake up crying 7 (3%) 6 (3%) 170 (71%) 12 (5%) 3 (1%) 42 (18%) 240
Has poor appetite 6 (2%) 7 (3%) 182 (75%) 14 (6%) 3 (1%) 31 (13%) 243