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Table 4 Multilevel mixed-effects logistic regression for surfaces associated with presence of caries (d1-5fs/D1-5FS > 0 or = 0)

From: Dental caries in children and adolescents with juvenile idiopathic arthritis and controls: a multilevel analysis

  Individuals with JIA Control group
Permanent dentition Primary dentition Permanent dentition Primary dentition
OR (95% CI),
Unadjusted
p value OR (95% CI),
Unadjusted
p value OR (95% CI),
Unadjusted
p value OR (95% CI),
Unadjusted
p value
A:Buccal 1DE < 0.01* 1E 0.01* 1BE < 0.01* 1E 0.01*
B:Distal 0.66 (0.38–1.15)DE 0.14 4.36 (0.81–23.34)E 0.09 0.15 (0.08–0.30)ACDE < 0.01 4.34 (0.46–40.94)E 0.20
C:Lingual 0.67 (0.38–1.16)DE 0.15 2.18 (0.36–13.14)E 0.39 0.56 (0.34–0.91)BE 0.02 2.06 (0.18–23.88)E 0.56
D:Mesial 2.28 (1.43–3.65)ABCE < 0.01 5.21 (0.99–27.40)E 0.05 0.92 (0.59–1.45)BE 0.73 14.26 (1.73–117.18) 0.01
E:Occlusal 5.01 (3.20–7.85)ABCD < 0.01 34.25 (6.88–170.54)ABCD < 0.01 3.25 (2.17–4.86)ABCD < 0.01 34.66 (4.34–276.53) < 0.01
ICC 0.49 0.78 0.54 0.57
  1. JIA, juvenile idiopathic arthritis; ICC, intra-class correlation coefficient
  2. *Overall p value. Surfaces statistically significant in post-hoc analyses are marked with the superscript letters of the pertinent surfaces. Scheffe adjusted p values in post-hoc analysis p < 0.05