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Table 4 Pair-wise comparison of dental and medical parameters between diabetes groups

From: Level of information about the relationship between diabetes mellitus and periodontitis - results from a nationwide diabetes information program

  ND vs. T1D ND vs. T2D T1D vs. T2D
DMFT 0.079 0.137 <0.001
PSI 0.002 0.005 <0.001
HbA1c <0.001 <0.001 <0.001
BG <0.001 <0.001 0.979
BMI 0.272 0.001 <0.001
Age <0.001 0.005 <0.001
  1. t test of independent samples; ND nondiabetic, T1D type 1 diabetic, T2D type 2 diabetic, DMFT decayed missing filled teeth index, PSI periodontal screening index, HbA1c glycated hemoglobin, BG blood glucose, BMI body mass index.