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Table 6 Mean ratings of postoperative dental pain related to dental procedures

From: Postoperative dental morbidity in children following dental treatment under general anesthesia

  Number of teeth restored with composite resin Number of teeth treated with pulp therapy Number of teeth extracted Number of teeth restored with SSC Number of teeth restored with SC
  < 7 (N = 26) 7 (N = 30) < 7 (N = 28) 7 (N = 28) 0 (N = 41) 1 (N = 15) < 3 (N = 21) 3 (N = 35) < 2 (N = 22) 2 (N = 34)
Day 0 3.15 ± 2.48 3.67 ± 2.78 3.07 ± 2.34 3.93 ± 2.80 3.12 ± 2.15 4.53 ± 3.42 2.38 ± 1.96* 4.17 ± 2.72* 3.18 ± 3.20 3.06 ± 2.04
Day 1 2.69 ± 1.78 3.00 ± 1.88 2.21 ± 1.75* 3.50 ± 1.69* 2.63 ± 1.76 3.47 ± 1.92 1.81 ± 1.54* 3.49 ± 1.70* 2.91 ± 1.93 2.82 ± 1.78
Day 3 0.77 ± 1.27 1.13 ± 1.36 0.64 ± 1.10 1.29 ± 1.46 0.83 ± 1.18 1.33 ± 1.63 0.38 ± 0.80* 1.31 ± 1.45* 1.00 ± 1.35 0.94 ± 1.32
Day 7 0.08 ± 0.39 1.13 ± 0.51 0.07 ± 0.38 0.14 ± 0.52 0.10 ± 0.44 0.13 ± 0.52 0.10 ± 0.44 0.11 ± 0.47 0.00 ± 0.00 0.18 ± 0.58
Day 14 0.00 ± 0.00 0.00 ± 0.00 0.00 ± 0.00 0.00 ± 0.00 0.00 ± 0.00 0.00 ± 0.00 0.00 ± 0.00 0.00 ± 0.00 0.00 ± 0.00 0.00 ± 0.00
  1. *p < 0.05 (Mann-Whitney U test)