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Table 3 Oral health of the participants [n = 87]

From: Oral Health and nutritional status in nursing home residents—results of an explorative cross-sectional pilot study

Parameter Mean (SD) [median]
All participants
(n = 87)
DMF-T index 26.4 (3.1) [28]
Decayed teeth 1.1 (2.4) [0]
Missing teeth 21.2 (8.8) [26,5]
Filled teeth 4.1 (6.5) [0]
Edentulous residents n = 41 (47%)
Residents with teeth
(n = 46)
DMF-T index 25.0 (3.7) [27]
Decayed teeth 2.0 (3.1) [1]
Missing teeth 15.0 (8.3) [15]
Filled teeth 8.0 (7.4) [6]
Remaining teeth (≥14 teeth) n = 21 (45%)
PSI / PSR
[n = 38]
Score 1 1 (3%)
Score 2 7 (18%)
Score 3 16 (42%)
Score 4 14 (37%)
  1. Abbreviations: SD standard deviation