Table 7: Correlation coefficients between the acupuncture fear scale and the fear of pain questionnaire ( ).

FPQ-III totalFPQ-III severeFPQ-III minorFPQ-III medical

AFS total0.4230.2790.3460.498
AFS factor 10.4130.2650.3110.519
AFS factor 20.3260.2230.2940.349

AFS: acupuncture fear scale; all correlations were significant at .