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Table 2 Frequency distribution of OIDP items and summed OIDP scores by hospital attended

From: HIV/AIDS-related attitudes and oral impacts on daily performances: a cross-sectional study of Sudanese adult dental patients

OIDP items UST KDTH TOTAL
Eating & chewing 71.6% (351)* 64.1% (492) 67.1% (843)
Cleaning 48.3% (237)** 37.3% (286) 41.6% (523)
Sleeping 61.1% (300)** 53.7% (412) 56.6% (712)
Laughing 31.4% (154) 27.1% (208) 28.8% (362)
Emotional state 30.9% (151) 27.6% (212) 28.9% (363)
Social role 36.7% (179)* 29.7% (228) 32.4% (407)
Social contact 37.0% (180)* 31.2% (239) 33.4% (419)
Sum OIDP 85.3% (413)** 75.2% (577) 79.1% (990)
  1. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01.
  2. Percentages (n) of those reporting oral impacts.
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