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Table 2 Anthropometric measurements before and after treatment

From: Associations between oral health-related impacts and rate of weight gain after extraction of pulpally involved teeth in underweight preschool Filipino children

  Before treatment After treatment  
  Mean 95% CI Mean 95% CI p-value*
Weight (kg) 13.9 (13.7, 14.1) 15.1 (14.8, 15.4) <0.001
Height (cm) 102.7 (102.0, 103.4) 104.3 (103.5, 105.1) <0.001
BMI (kg/m2) 13.2 (13.1, 13.3) 13.8 (13.7, 13.9) <0.001
WAZ (SD) −2.14 (−2.24, -2.04) −1.88 (−2.01, -1.75) <0.001
HAZ (SD) −1.58 (−1.72, -1.44) −1.67 (−1.82, -1.52) <0.001
BAZ (SD) −1.67 (−1.75, -1.52) −1.15 (−1.27, -1.03) <0.001
  1. *Paired T-test.
  2. WAZ = weight-for-age, HAZ = height-for-age, BAZ = BMI-for-age (Z-scores).