International Journal of Clinical Preventive Dentistry

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Table. 4.

Table. 4.

Differences in oral disease symptom experience according to smartphone usage types

Variable Oral disease symptoms p

No Yes
Smartphone use (Weekday) <0.001
No 1,205 (61.2) 765 (38.8)
Yes 28,411 (53.6) 24,567 (46.4)
Smartphone use (Weekend) <0.001
No 1,104 (61.3) 696 (38.7)
Yes 28,512 (53.6) 24,636 (46.4)
Daily hours of using smartphone (weekday) <0.001
No use 1,205 (61.2) 765 (38.8)
<2 hours 3,099 (58.7) 2,178 (41.3)
2-4 hours 10,131 (56.6) 7,767 (43.4)
>4 hours 15,181 (50.9) 14,622 (49.1)
Daily hours of using smartphone (weekend) <0.001
No use 1,104 (61.3) 696 (38.7)
<2 hours 1,477 (60.3) 973 (39.7)
2-4 hours 5,680 (59.0) 3,951 (41.0)
>4 hours 21,355 (52.0) 19,712 (48.0)
Dependence on excessively smartphone <0.001
No 24,281 (59.0) 16,892 (41.0)
Yes 5,335 (38.7) 8,440 (61.3)

Data analysis used Chi-squared test (p<0.05).

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