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Table 3 Unadjusted dental service rates for dental offices in the control and intervention groups

From: Randomized pilot study to disseminate caries-control services in dentist offices

Control Group Number of Children Average Number Services per Child in 2-Year Follow-up Period
Offices Followed Fluoride Sealants Restorations
1 2 0.5 (0.7) 0.0 (0.0) 0.0 (0.0)
2 5 2.6 (0.9) 0.0 (0.0) 0.6 (0.9)
3 7 2.3 (1.7) 0.1 (0.4) 0.4 (0.5)
4 10 1.7 (1.1) 0.7 (1.9) 0.6 (1.1)
5 21 2.8 (0.9) 1.2 (1.9) 1.8 (2.5)
6 21 0.9 (1.1) 0.9 (2.1) 1.7 (2.0)
7 27 1.1 (1.0) 0.9 (1.8) 2.9 (2.4)
8 28 2.4 (1.4) 1.3 (1.8) 1.1 (1.4)
9 74 3.0 (1.3) 0.9 (1.8) 1.9 (2.2)
10 103 1.8 (1.0) 0.6 (1.7) 2.5 (3.3)
Total Children and Average Rates for All Control Offices 298 2.1 (1.3) 0.8 (1.8) 2.0 (2.6)
Intervention Group Offices     
1 1 4.0 (-) 0.0 (-) 2.0 (-)
2 8 2.3 (1.2) 1.4 (1.7) 1.5 (1.1)
3 9 3.3 (1.2) 0.4 (1.3) 1.7 (2.1)
4 14 2.0 (1.2) 1.3 (1.4) 0.6 (1.2)
5 18 1.1 (1.0) 0.8 (1.6) 1.9 (2.2)
6 20 2.9 (1.2) 0.2 (0.7) 1.6 (1.6)
7 33 1.8 (0.9) 0.8 (1.6) 1.8 (2.4)
8 82 2.4 (1.2) 1.1 (1.7) 1.5 (2.2)
9 206 2.8 (1.3) 1.9 (2.3) 2.3 (2.6)
Total Children and Average Rates for All Intervention Offices 391 2.5 (1.3) 1.4 (2.1) 1.9 (2.4)
  1. Standard deviations are in parentheses.