International Journal of Dentistry / 2010 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Sociodemographic Determinants for Oral Health Risk Profiles

Table 2

Differences in mean risk profiles and components for different social groups.

Chance of developing new cariesFluoride programmeAmount of dental plaqueDiet

Access to MAF 54.20%22.40%15.20%10.50%
No access to MAF33.27%8.50%10.50%8.50%
P-value.01.003.05.5

MAF: Maximum bill, a mechanism to protect deprived families from large expenses for health care.

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