Table 1 Factors perceived to influence dentist's caries risk categorisation decision, N = 303

From: An investigation into the use of bitewing radiography in children in Greater Glasgow

Factor Percentage of respondents influenced by factor (%)
Age of patient 114 (38%)
Past caries experience 213 (70%)
Caries in other family members 141 (46%)
Regularity of attendance 128 (42%)
Diet 167 (55%)
Oral hygiene 191 (63%)