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Table 1 Summary of questions about the self-perceived knowledge, comfort in diagnosis and managing different types of Orofacial pain

From: Self-perceived competence of dental students regarding the management of orofacial pain: a cross-sectional study

Measure Question Response
Knowledge What is your degree of knowledge related to pain associated with temporomandibular joint disorder? No knowledge
Limited knowledge
Not sure
Knowledgeable
Extremely knowledgeable
What is your degree of knowledge related to neuropathic pain?
What is your degree of knowledge related to intraoral pain?
What is your degree of knowledge related to psychogenic pain?
What is your degree of knowledge related to primary headaches?
Diagnosis How comfortable do you feel diagnosing patients with pain associated with temporomandibular joint disorder? Very uncomfortable
Uncomfortable
Neither
Comfortable
Very comfortable
  How comfortable do you feel diagnosing patients with primary headaches?
  How comfortable do you feel diagnosing patients with neuropathic pain?
  How comfortable do you feel diagnosing patients with intraoral pain?
  How comfortable do you feel diagnosing patients with psychogenic pain?
Management How comfortable do you feel managing patients with temporomandibular joint pain? Very uncomfortable
Uncomfortable
Neither
Comfortable
Very comfortable
How comfortable do you feel managing patients with primary headache pain?
How comfortable do you feel managing patients with neuropathic pain?
How comfortable do you feel managing patients with intraoral pain?
How comfortable do you feel managing patients with psychogenic pain?
More knowledge Do you think you need more knowledge related to TMD related pain? Strongly disagree
Disagree
Not sure
Agree
Strongly agree
Do you think you need more knowledge related to primary headaches?
Do you think you need more knowledge related to neuropathic pain?
Do you think you need more knowledge related to intraoral pain?
Do you think you need more knowledge related to psychogenic pain?