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Table 4 Analysis of heterogeneity

From: Effect of non-surgical periodontal therapy on glycemic control of type 2 diabetes mellitus: a systematic review and Bayesian network meta-analysis

t1 t2 i2.pair i2.cons incons.p
HbA1c%
Per-comparison I-squared
SRP + Antibiotic SRP + aPDT + Doxy NA NA NA
SRP + Antibiotic SRP + Laser NA 0.00 0.62
SRP + Antibiotic NT NA 0.00 0.587
SRP + Antibiotic SRP 0.00 0.00 0.98
SRP + SDD SRP NA NA NA
SRP + Laser SRP NA 23.56 0.77
SRP + Locally-delivered drugs SRP 0.00 0.00 NA
NT SRP 95.43 95.63 NA
Global I-squared   88.11 86.18  
  1. SRP scaling and root planing, SDD subantimicrobial dose doxycycline, t1 treatment 1, t2 treatment 2, i2.pair i-square of pair-wise meta-analysis, i2.cons i-square of network meta-analysis, incons.p inconsistency p-values for pairwise and network meta-analysis, NA not applicable