Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Distribution of oral hygiene status

Variables Control group (N=47) Intervention group (N=50) Total (N=97) p-value
Dental plague 0.028
Mild 12 (25.5) 9 (18.0) 15 (15.5)
Moderate 13 (27.7) 13 (26.0) 32 (33.0)
Severe 22 (46.8) 28 (56.0) 50 (51.5)
Tongue coating 0.078
Mild 14 (29.8) 6 (12.0) 20 (20.6)
Moderate 14 (29.8) 22 (44.0) 36 (37.1)
Severe 19 (40.4) 22 (44.0) 41 (42.3)
Denture contamination 0.018
Mild 11 (23.4) 9 (18.0) 13 (13.4)
Moderate 18 (38.3) 15 (30.0) 40 (41.2)
Severe 18 (38.3) 26 (52.0) 44 (45.4)
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