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Table 4 Comparisons of anthropometric measurements, dental measurements, blood pressure, and blood samples between the control group (n = 16) and the intervention group (n = 13) before and after treatment among patients with missing teeth

From: Effect of dental intervention on improvements in metabolic syndrome patients: a randomized controlled clinical trial

  Baseline 1M 3M
Mean Mean p value* Mean p value*
Control Intervention Control Intervention   Control Intervention  
Weight (kg) 79.7 (18.3) 71.1 (9.1) 79.9 (19.5) 71.3 (8.5) 0.969 80.4 (20.1) 69.3 (8.5) 0.167
Body fat rate (%) 35.8 (9.6) 27.9 (6.7) 35.0 (9.1) 27.6 (6.1) 0.691 34.2 (10.5) 27.8 (5.8) 0.566
Body fat mass (kg) 29.1 (11.9) 19.9 (5.4) 28.7 (12.3) 19.7 (4.7) 0.710 28.4 (13.3) 19.3 (4.7) 0.984
Lean mass (kg) 50.6 (11.8) 51.2 (8.1) 51.2 (11.5) 51.6 (7.6) 0.928 52.0 (12.1) 50.0 (7.1) 0.005*
Muscle mass (kg) 47.8 (11.3) 48.5 (7.8) 48.3 (11.0) 48.8 (7.3) 0.918 49.1 (11.6) 47.3 (6.9) 0.005*
Estimated bone mass (kg) 2.8 (0.5) 2.8 (0.4) 2.9 (0.5) 2.8 (0.4) 0.962 2.9 (0.5) 2.7 (0.3) 0.009*
Body water mass (kg) 36.7 (7.7) 35.3 (5.1) 36.8 (7.2) 36.2 (4.6) 0.789 37.1 (6.6) 34.9 (4.6) 0.017*
Body water rate (%) 46.5 (5.4) 49.8 (3.9) 46.8 (5.4) 50.8 (2.7) 0.168 47.2 (6.3) 50.4 (4.1) 0.799
BMI 29.1 (5.0) 26.4 (2.8) 29.2 (5.5) 26.6 (2.8) 0.944 29.3 (5.5) 25.8 (2.6) 0.111
Waist circumference (cm) 103.3 (11.1) 97.2 (4.9) 102.3 (10.5) 95.3 (7.0) 0.380 101.8 (10.7) 93.6 (5.2) 0.094
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) 136.5 (18.5) 140.5 (15.4) 122.4 (10.7) 133.1 (14.5) 0.020* 130.4 (12.4) 126.0 (10.5) 0.061
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 77.6 (10.7) 77.6 (7.1) 73.3 (8.5) 73.0 (8.8) 0.926 76.9 (12.3) 72.8 (6.5) 0.137
LDL (mg/dl) 129.7 (23.9) 132.2 (37.1) 126.7 (26.9) 126.5 (42.0) 0.449 133.2 (26.0) 134.4 (44.2) 0.657
TG (mg/dl) 155.5 (113.4) 132.6 (42.3) 157.3 (80.8) 135.0 (58.3) 0.498 152.0 (111.6) 153.8 (61.0) 0.691
HDL (mg/dl) 60.1 (13.8) 57.2 (10.3) 58.2 (12.7) 57.2 (10.2) 0.603 62.1 (14.3) 55.1 (11.9) 0.238
FBS (mg/dl) 99.7 (11.8) 105.2 (36.5) 105.6 (21.3) 99.5 (20.7) 0.171 105.4 (28.3) 98.8 (14.8) 0.170
HbA1c (%) NGSP 5.8 (0.5) 5.7 (0.4) 5.7 (0.5) 5.7 (0.4) 0.444 5.8 (0.5) 5.6 (0.4) 0.454
PD ≥ 4 mm (% of sites) 17.6 (15.6) 23.7 (17.7) 17.2 (16.5) 12.9 (9.9) 0.006* 17.1 (15.5) 11.8 (10.3) 0.004*
BOP (% of sites) 25.1 (22.3) 31.3 (20.3) 21.4 (20.4) 18.0 (13.0) 0.130 20.5 (19.2) 15.8 (13.4) 0.129
  1. Data are presented as mean (standard deviation) (for all such values). Statistical analysis using ANCOVA
  2. *Statistically significant p values for between-group differences determined by ANCOVA with sex and baseline values as covariate