The impact of perceived oral health status and self-efficacy on fear of intimacy among university of students.

대학생들의 구강건강상태 인식과 자기효능감이 친밀한 관계 두려움에 미치는 영향

  • Kim, Byung-Su (Dept. of Child studies, Chonbuk National University)
  • 김병수 (전북대학교 생활과학대학 아동학과)
  • Received : 2017.11.13
  • Accepted : 2018.01.20
  • Published : 2018.01.28


The purpose of this study was to examine the perceived oral health status and self-efficacy influencing in university students with fear of intimacy. Data were collected through a questionnaire from 557 university students with self-reporting questionnaires for perceived oral health status, self-efficacy and fear of intimacy. Data were analyzed using SPSS 22.0. The results were analyzed using t tests, analyses of variance, Duncan's multiple range tests, correlation analyses and multiple regression analyses. As the results of this study, The fear of intimacy was low in university students with high self-efficacy and positively perceived oral health status.The variables that have the greatest effect on fear of intimacy were self-efficacy, followed by perceived oral health status, past dating experience.


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