Table 2

Percentage distribution and mean scores (SD) for the eight OIDP frequency items and the OIDP ADD score in skin diseased patients by number of types of OML
OIDP items No OML N = 229 One type of OML N = 202 > One type of OML N = 113 Total population N = 544
Affected% (n) Mean (SD) Affected% (n) Mean (SD) Affected% (n) Mean (SD) Affected% (n) Mean (SD)
Eating 26.4 (60) 1.7 (1.4) 33.0 (66) 2.0 (1.6) 39.8 (45) 2.2 (1.6) 31.7 (171) 1.9 (1.5)
Emotional state 16.2 (37) 1.5 (1.2) 25.9 (51) 1.8 (1.4) 30.4 (34) 1.9 (1.5) 22.7 (122) 1.7 (1.3)
Cleaning 17.1 (39) 1.5 (1.2) 23.4 (46) 1.7 (1.4) 26.8 (30) 1.8 (1.5) 21.4 (115) 1.6 (1.3)
Sleeping 12.7 (29) 1.3 (1.0) 18.3 (36) 1.5 (1.2) 16.2 (18) 1.5 (1.2) 15.5 (83) 1.4 (1.1)
Speaking 4.80 (11) 1.1 (0.6) 8.0 (16) 1.2 (0.8) 15.9 (18) 1.4 (1.1) 8.3 (45) 1.2 (0.8)
Contact people 4.40 (10) 1.1 (0.6) 9.5 (19) 1.3 (1.0) 10.6 (12) 1.3 (1.0) 7.6 (41) 1.2 (0.9)
Major work 4.40 (10) 1.1 (0.6) 7.7 (15) 1.2 (0.9) 9.8 (11) 1.3 (1.0) 6.7 (36) 1.2 (0.8)
Smiling 1.8 (4) 1.0 (0.4) 8.5 (17) 1.2 (0.8) 11.5 (13) 1.4 (1.2) 6.3 (34) 1.2 (0.8)
OIDP > 0 30.5 (69) 0.8 (1.5) 36.7 (72) 1.3 (2.1) 44.1 (49) 1.5 (2.3) 35.6 (190) 1.1 (1.9)
OIDP ADD 10.4 (4.8) 12.1 (7.2) 13.1 (8.4) 11.6 (6.7)

Means and % varied according to the total number of respondents in each OIDP item due to lack of information in 2–11 patients across the OIDP items.

Suliman et al.

Suliman et al. BMC Oral Health 2012 12:19   doi:10.1186/1472-6831-12-19

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