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Table 3 Agreement between fever reported by mothers and recorded by the dentist

From: Signs and symptoms associated with primary tooth eruption: a clinical trial of nonpharmacological remedies

  Fever Kappa coefficient p value
Reported by mothers (n) Recorded by clinician (n)
Days before eruption 83 1 0.008 0.484
Day of eruption 150 3 0.011 0.239
Days after eruption 4 1 0.006 0.898
  1. The kappa coefficient was used to calculate agreement between the two values