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Table 3 Mean and Standard Deviations of Oral Health Profile and Health-related Quality of Life indicators of 120 patients according to sex, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, 2017

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

Indicator Male (N = 64) Female (N = 56) Mean Difference P≤*
DMFT Index- mean (SD) 10.1 ± 8.0 15.1 ± 7.8 −5.0 0.001
Decayed- mean (SD) 0.8 ± 1.4 1.5 ± 2.4 − 0.7 0.065
Missing- mean (SD) 6.3 ± 7.8 9.7 ± 9.3 −3.4 0.033
Filled- mean (SD) 3.0 ± 3.5 3.9 ± 4.4 −0.9 0.229
 Physical Functioning (PF) 53.0 ± 7.6 50.4 ± 9.0 2.6 0.089
 Role Physical (RP) 45.1 ± 8.2 40.3 ± 10.2 4.8 0.006
 Bodily Pain (BP) 51.6 ± 10.0 46.8 ± 11.7 4.8 0.016
 General Health (GH) 52.3 ± 10.3 50.0 ± 11.3 2.3 0.236
 Vitality (VT) 55.8 ± 10.2 52.1 ± 9.7 3.7 0.044
 Social Functioning (SF) 50.9 ± 9.3 48.6 ± 11.9 2.3 0.236
 Role Emotional (RE) 39.7 ± 10.7 37.5 ± 10.8 2.2 0.247
 Mental Health (MH) 52.1 ± 8.6 44.6 ± 12.7 7.5 0.001
 Physical Component Summary (PCS) 52.3 ± 7.2 49.4 ± 9.2 2.9 0.057
 Mental Component Summary (MCS) 47.9 ± 8.6 43.4 ± 10.6 4.5 0.013
  1. *Independent Sample Student-t Test