Table 3: Comparison of the different subgingival plaque values between the two groups in the split-mouth study.

BacteriaGroupMedianUpper quartileLower quartile

Pgexperimental.0956.0011.2487
control.0009−.0201.1704
Tfexperimental.0000−.0021.01090.339
control.0001−.0009.0162
Piexperimental.0097−.0090.03580.376
control−.0001−.0432.0149
Tdexperimental.0094−.0021.0165
control.0028−.0082.0150
Fnexperimental0.010880.029420.00175
control0.018220.042390.00299
Sgexperimental.013040.17400.0781
control0.18760.23620.0937
Avexperimental0.00019110.00051420.0009070.133
control0.00027860.00065970.000977

indicates compared with the control group.