Highlights the range of dental care with conscious sedation offered to people with dental anxiety/phobia.
Suggests that dentists who provide conscious sedation services for this group provide mainly simple dental treatment.
Notes that participants mentioned lack of funding and restriction for provision of complex care (such as molar endodontics and implants) with conscious sedation.
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Heidari, E., Banerjee, A. & Newton, T. Survey of treatment policies under conscious sedation at centres dealing with people with high levels of dental anxiety across the United Kingdom. Br Dent J 224, 627–632 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1038/sj.bdj.2018.265
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