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Table 3 Associations between 2014 Mid-MD MOM patients’ chronic condition(s) and risk(s) with dental services

From: Mission of Mercy emergency dental clinics: an opportunity to promote general and oral health

  Dental Services
Preventive Only Full Mouth Debridement Restorative Endodontics Oral Surgery
Chronic p = .02* p < .001*** p < .001*** p = .83 p < .001***
Condition(s) & Risk(s)
 None 18.5% (63) 9.7% (33) 28.7% (98) 4.7% (16) 7.3% (25)
 Only 1 factor 27.0% (125) 20.7% (96) 44.1% (204) 5.6% (26) 15.8% (73)
 2 factors 24.6% (50) 19.2% (39) 29.6% (60) 4.9% (10) 18.7% (38)
  1. *p < 0.05; ***p < 0.001
  2. Chronic condition(s) and risk(s) is defined as including tobacco use, high blood pressure readings (Pre-hypertensive, Stage 1, Stage 2, & Isolated hypertension), and/or diabetes