Sakineh Gilavand

Department of Education Development Center, Dezful University of Medical Sciences, Dezful, Iran


  • Research Article   
    Test Anxiety in Dental Students: A Study at the Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Author(s): Abdolreza Gilavand, Meisam Moezzi and Sakineh Gilavand*

    Introduction: Students' chronic test anxiety may lead to their lowering of educational standard and even dropping out of school. Therefore, this research was conducted in 2018 to study the test anxiety in dental students of Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences in southwest of Iran. Materials and Methods: In this descriptive research, the standard questionnaire (TAI) (Test Anxiety Inventory) was used to measure students' test anxiety. Sampling method was census by selecting all general dental students. The descriptive and inferential statistics and the software SPSS version 22 were used to analyse the data. Results: 160 students who had at least one year of study had participated in this study, of whom 38.8% were male and 61.2% were female students. Also, 93.8% of students were single and the res.. Read More»

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