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Table 2 Mean and Standard Deviations of characteristics (Age, Oral Health Profile, and Health-related Quality of Life) of 120 patients according to comorbidities, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, 2017

From: Oral health and health-related quality of life in HIV patients

Characteristics With Comorbidity (N = 62 Without Comorbidity (N = 58) Mean Difference P≤*
Age 47.2 ± 11.0 42.4 ± 11.9 4.8 0.026
DMFT Index 14.0 ± 7.9 10.7 ± 8.2 3.3 0.026
Decayed 1.2 ± 1.6 1.2 ± 2.2 0.0 0.652
Missing 9.2 ± 8.5 6.4 ± 8.7 2.8 0.072
Filled 3.7 ± 4.4 3.1 ± 3.4 0.6 0.377
Physical Functioning (PF) 48.9 ± 9.8 54.8 ± 4.9 −5.9 0.001
Role Physical (RP) 40.6 ± 9.6 45.3 ± 8.7 − 4.7 0.006
Bodily Pain (BP) 46.4 ± 11.8 52.5 ± 9.3 − 6.1 0.002
General Health (GH) 48.5 ± 10.9 54.1 ± 9.9 −5.6 0.004
Vitality (VT) 52.1 ± 10.8 56.1 ± 8.9 − 4.0 0.030
Social Functioning (SF) 47.5 ± 12.1 52.2 ± 8.1 − 4.7 0.014
Role Emotional (RE) 35.4 ± 11.2 42.2 ± 9.0 − 6.8 0.001
Mental Health (MH) 46.9 ± 12.8 50.3 ± 9.2 −3.4 0.099
Physical Component Summary (PCS) 48.3 ± 8.6 53.8 ± 6.9 −5.5 0.001
Mental Component Summary (MCS) 43.8 ± 10.8 48.0 ± 8.2 −5.2 0.019
  1. *Independent Sample Student-t Test