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Table 2 Dental caries experience and anthropometric status of mother and child by child’s HIV-1 exposure status at follow-up in the Ugandan part of the PROMISE PEP M&S study

From: Caries experience and oral health related quality of life in a cohort of Ugandan HIV-1 exposed uninfected children compared with a matched cohort of HIV unexposed uninfected children

  HIV- exposed uninfected (n = 164) % (n) HIV- unexposed uninfected (n = 181) % (n)
Children
 dmftc > 0% (n) 48 (79)a 60 (109)
 Mean dmftc (sd) 2.0 (3.1) 2.1 (2.7)
 dt > 0% (n) 48 (77) 57 (104)
 Mean dt (sd)d 1.9 (2.8) 1.9 (2.5)
 DT > 0% (n) 4 (7) 5 (10)
 No of erupted permanent teeth mean (sd) 4.2 (3.8)b 6.3 (5.8)
 No of maintained primary teeth mean (sd) 17.4 (7.2)b 14.7 (7.5)
 WAZe weight for age (sd)d −0.71 (1.1) −0.70 (1.2)
 HAZf height for age (sd)d −0.72 (2.0) −0.51 (1.8)
 WHZg weight for height (sd)d −0.30 (1.7) −0.53 (1.1)
Mothers
 DMFTc > 0% (n) 81 (133)b 71 (129)
 Mean DMFTc (sd)d 4.6 (5.3)b 2.8 (3.2)
  1. ap < 0.05;χ2test,bp < 0.001 χ2test,c dmft/DMFT- Decayed, missing, filled teeth, d standard deviation e weight for age z score, f height for age z score, g weight for height z score