International Journal of Clinical Preventive Dentistry

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Table. 5.

Table. 5.

Measurement of bad breath, oral hygiene management ability according to sex, smoking or not of the experimental group (n=76)

Oral health Sex t or χ2(p) Smoking t or χ2(p)


Female Male No Yes
Bad breath measurement test 81.69±14.40 81.00±15.38 0.203 (0.202) 79.02±13.68 84.39±15.80 1.585 (1.555)
Oral hygiene management ability test (PHP index) 2.58±0.62 2.59±0.67 0.048 (0.048) 2.56±0.61 2.61±0.69 0.278 (0.273)

Values are presented as mean±standard deviation.

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