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Table 2 Gingival index (Løe & Silness) and plaque score (Quigley & Hine) in Quadrant 1 (rinsing only quadrant) and Quadrant 2 (Brushing & rinsing quadrant)

From: Comparing the effect of 0.06% -, 0.12% and 0.2% Chlorhexidine on plaque, bleeding and side effects in an experimental gingivitis model: a parallel group, double masked randomized clinical trial

  Number of participants Gingival index all sites combined
Quadrant 1
Gingival index all sites combined
Quadrant 2
Plaque score
Quigley & Hine
Quadrant 1
Plaque score
Quigley & Hine
Quadrant 2
CHX 0.06% 19 1.1 ± 0.87 0.8 ± 0.78 2.6 ± 1.16 0.7 ± 0.78
CHX 0.12% 20 1.2 ± 0.87 0.7 ± 0.82 2.2 ± 1.05 0.8 ± 0.78
CHX 0.2% 20 1.1 ± 0.82 0.7 ± 0.88 2.1 ± 1.48 0.7 ± 0.75
  1. No significant associations