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Table 4 Relationship between the participants' quantitative characteristics and their oral heath indices (N = 222)

From: Oral health status of patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus and related factors, Iran: a cross-sectional study

Participants' characteristics DMFT Index Plaque Index Community Periodontal Index
r p-value r p-value r p-value
Age 0.389  < 0.001 0.083 0.326  − 0.008 0.926
Duration of disease 0.231 0.001 0.069 0.415 0.149 0.075
Number of children 0.004 0.957  − 0.178 0.034  − 0.151 0.072
  1. DMFT decayed, missing, and filled teeth
  2. r Pearson Correlation