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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Severity of discomfort (VAS score) in surgical sites with and without attachable periodontal wound dressing

Discomfort Use of attachable periodontal wound dressing Severity of discomfort (VAS discomfort score out of 10) Pvalue
Mean SD Minimum Maximum
Pain Yes 2.82 2.72 0 8 0.002 *
No 3.96 2.14 0 10
Bleeding Yes 1.61 1.85 0 8 0.008 *
No 2.54 2.52 0 8
Intake Yes 2.82 2.23 0 8 <0.001 *
No 4.18 3.02 0 10
Hyper-sensitivity Yes 1.96 2.24 0 8 0.074
No 2.54 2.66 0 8

* Significantly different (P < 0.05).

SD: standard deviation, Vas: visual analogue scale.

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