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Table 1 Sample demographic and clinical characteristics (n = 51).

From: Maximum occlusal force and medial mandibular flexure in relation to vertical facial pattern: a cross-sectional study

VARIABLE FREQUENCY (%) MEAN (SD) MINIMUM – MAXIMUM
SEX    
   Females 27 (53)   
   Males 24 (47)   
FACIAL PATTERN    
   Brachyfacial 35 (68.6)   
Females 18   
Males 17   
   Mesofacial 10 (19.6)   
Females 6   
Males 4   
   Dolychofacial 6 (11.8)   
Females 3   
Males 3   
VERT INDEX   1.07 (1.24) -1.70 – 3.50
   Brachyfacial   1.73 (0.79) 0.50 – 3.50
   Mesofacial   0.09 (0.31) -0.40 – 0.40
   Dolychofacial   -1.13 (0.38) -1.70 – -0.60
AGE (years)   24.6 (3.9) 20 – 37
   Brachyfacial   24.5 (3.7) 20 – 34
   Mesofacial   23.1 (1.9) 20 – 26
   Dolychofacial   27.3 (6.4) 21 – 37
BMI (kg/m2)   22.0 (2.5) 16.7 – 28.4
   Brachyfacial   22.1 (2.9) 16.7 – 28.4
   Mesofacial   21.6 (1.2) 20.3 – 24.1
   Dolychofacial   21.8 (2.1) 19.1 – 25.1