Table 1

Distribution of patients’ previous and current denture status according to upper and lower dentures (N = 93)
Variable Upper denture Lower denture
Period of edentulousness
<1 year 11 21
1 year ≤ 3 years 2 4
3 years ≤ 5 years 12 6
5 years ≤ 10 years 13 12
≥10 years 55 50
Number of previous complete dentures
0 3 11
1 – 3 74 65
4 – 6 12 13
≥7 4 4
Time since current complete dentures
<0.5 years 28 27
0.5 years ≤ 10 years 33 35
≥10 years 32 31

Komagamine et al.

Komagamine et al. BMC Oral Health 2014 14:45   doi:10.1186/1472-6831-14-45

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