Table 3 Associations of oral health indicators with the overall health-related quality of life among all participants.

From: Association of oral health status with the CD4+ cell count in children living with HIV in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

  Coefficient 95% CI Coefficient 95% CI Coefficient 95% CI Coefficient 95% CI Coefficient 95% CI
DMFT score <0.01 −0.05 0.06             
Debris index     0.03 −0.08 0.13          
Salivary pH        −0.02 −0.33 0.28       
Salivary flow           −0.02 −0.08 0.04    
Oral health−related quality of life              −0.17 −0.19 −0.10*
Age <0.01 − <0.01 0.01 <0.01 −0.01 0.01 <0.01 −0.01 0.01 <0.01 −0.01 0.01 − <0.01 −0.01 <0.01
Sex 0.03 − <0.01 0.06 0.02 −0.01 0.05 0.03 −0.01 0.05 0.02 −0.01 0.05 0.01 −0.01 0.04
Duration under ART <0.01 −0.05 0.06 −0.01 −0.05 0.04 −0.01 −0.05 0.03 −0.01 −0.05 0.04 −0.01 −0.05 0.02
  1. CI: confidence interval; DMFT: decayed, missing and filled teeth; ART: antiretroviral therapy.
  2. *p < 0.01.