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Table 2 Summary statistics at baseline for patients analyseda

From: A pilot randomised controlled trial evaluating mini and conventional implant retained dentures on the function and quality of life of patients with an edentulous mandible

  Mini implants (n = 22) Conventional implants (n = 23) Total (n = 45)
Age 68.5 (9.5)
68.5, 63 to 74
52 to 88
68.1 (8.5)
71, 61 to 74
48 to 79
68.3 (8.9)
70, 62 to 74
48 to 88
Gender 10 male (45.5%) 9 male (39.1%) 19 male (42.2%)
Years edentulous 26.0 (20.8)
32, 3 to 45
1 to 58
20.2 (17.7)
14, 5 to 38
1 to 57
23.1 (19.3)
15, 5 to 40
1 to 58
Anxiety (Modified Dental Anxiety Scale) 10.8 (3.8)
11, 8 to 14
5 to 17
11.6 (6.6)
9, 6 to 15
5 to 25
11.2 (5.4)
10, 7 to 14
5 to 25
  1. aValues are mean and standard deviation along with median, interquartile range, minimum and maximum for age, number of years edentulous and anxiety