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Table 5 Relationships between probing depth (PD) agreement and periodontal characteristics using a multivariable GEE model

From: Feasibility of training community health workers to conduct periodontal examinations: a validation study in rural Nepal

VariablesRR95% CI
Jaw
 Mandible0.960.92, 1.00
 MaxillaRef
Side
 Right1.010.97, 1.06
 LeftRef
Position  
 Posterior0.850.81, 0.90
 AnteriorRef
Surface
 Lingual0.900.86, 0.95
 FacialRef
Site
 Direct1.211.15, 1.28
 ProximalRef
Probing depth
  > 2 mm0.850.70, 1.05
  ≤ 2 mmRef
  1. Multivariable GEE model reporting relative risk (RR) of PD agreement between auxiliary nurse midwives relative to the dentist by periodontal characteristics