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Table 3 Oral hygiene behavior, concerning technique, frequency and duration.

From: Periodontal status of HIV-infected patients undergoing antiretroviral therapy compared to HIV-therapy naive patients: a case control study

  HAART group (%) Naïve group (%)
Toothbrush   
Manually 51.2 57.5
Mechanically 29.3 27.5
Manually and mechanically 19.5 15.0
Frequency   
Once daily or less 14.6 27.5
Twice daily 70.7 65.0
More than twice daily 14.7 7.5
Duration   
< 1 minute 22 26,5
2 minutes 46.3 53.5
3 minutes or more 31.7 20